Prep tennis: Trojans’ Teatsorth qualifies for state

BOWLING GREEN — Findlay High School tennis player Reid Teatsorth advanced to the Division-I state tennis tournament with a runner-up finish in the Northwest district tournament Saturday at Bowling Green State University’s Keefe Courts. Teatsorth dominated Perrysburg...

Prep track: Nye, Myers are winners for Patrick Henry at Ayersville

AYERSVILLE — Zach Nye posted a 14.45-second mark to capture the 110 hurdles title and Marcus Myers’ toss of 164-3 earned him the discus crown as Patrick Henry’s boys team finished second at the Division III district track and field meet Saturday at Ayersville...

College track: UF’s Webster Division II all-American in 800

ALLENDALE, Mich. — University of Findlay senior Dillon Webster finished in a time of 1:49.74 and earned all-American honors by placing seventh in the 800-meter run on Saturday during the final day of competition at the 2014 NCAA Division II National Championship on May 24...

Prep track: Ottoville girls third at Spencerville

SPENCERVILLE — Ottoville’s Taylor Mangas captured the 300 hurdles in 46.92 seconds to lead the Big Green girls team to a third-place finish at the Division III district track and field championships Saturday at Spencerville’s Charles D. Moeller Stadium. Minster...

Junior high track: Five win titles at middle school state meet

DUBLIN — Liberty-Benton’s Lindsey Bishop and Columbus Grove’s Carlee McCluer won state titles and set or tied meet records in the process during the 2014 Middle School Track and Field State Championships held at Dublin Scioto over the weekend. McCluer set a meet...

Prep track: Hopewell-Loudon boys win team crown at Fremont

FREMONT — Hopewell-Loudon’s Alex Wood and Chet Swartzmiller went 1-2 in the boys 3,200-meter run to power the Chieftains to the boys team title at the Division III district track meet Saturday at Fremont Ross High School. The top four finishers in each event qualified...

Prep track: Bluffton’s Little is four-time winner

By ANDREW WILLIAMS STAFF WRITER Isaac Little needed a few minutes to catch his breath and compose himself. The Bluffton senior had just won the 200-meter dash in a loaded field of area standouts, posting a time of 22.87 seconds to edge teammate Noah Stratton by thousandths of a...

Prep softball: Elmwood wins 1-0 pitching duel, district title

By SCOTT COTTOS FOR THE COURIER MAUMEE — Elmwood coach Matt Hoiles learned something about his team in Saturday’s Division III district championship game at Rolf Park. “I challenged them,” he said. “I said, ‘I think that it’s going to be...

Prep track: P-G’s Hovest, Riverdale’s Hunter set records at L-B

By TED RADICK STAFF WRITER It’s only fitting that Pandora-Gilboa sports red track and field uniforms, because P-G junior Breana Hovest certainly had a red-letter day Saturday. Hovest, who had already been part of the Rockets’ first-place 3,200-meter relay on...

Willis Acord Jr.

ADA — Willis Acord Jr., 57, of rural Ada, died at 12:24 p.m. Monday at Wexner Medical Center at Ohio State University, Columbus. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home, Findlay.