Prep tennis: Teatsorth drops opening match

COLUMBUS — Findlay High School’s Reid Teatsorth got his first taste of competition at the OHSAA Division I state tennis tournament Friday. Hopefully, the FHS junior have a little longer stay next season. Teatsorth dropped a 6-2, 6-4 decision to Upper Arlington’s...

Prep track: Stahl 6th in 3,200 to lead Findlay

AMHERST — Emily Stahl finished sixth in the girls 3,200-meter run to lead Findlay High School’s track and field teams on the final day of the Division I regional meet at Amherst Steele Friday night. The top four runners in each event earned a trip to next week’s...

Prep track: Track Honor Roll

Boys Track Shot Put “‡1. Myers, Patrick Henry 51-5 1/2 “‡2. Carrizales, Patrick Henry 51-2 1/4 “‡3. Combs, Liberty-Benton 50-9 “‡4. Calkins, Findlay 50-6 “‡5. Goble, Carey 50-4 “‡6. Inniger, Arlington 49-5 “‡7. Recker, Ottawa-Glandorf...

Prep baseball: Tinora bashes PH to reach state tourney

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER HAMLER — Kollin Spence still had a little swelling around his eye and a cut below it. But the lingering pain from taking a ball in the face in an attempt to field a hard-hit baseball a day earlier wasn’t going to stop the Patrick Henry...

Prep track: Area girls brush aside pressure

By TED RADICK staff writer TIFFIN — The ability to respond under pressure is what separates the best athletes from the average. For a trio of athletes at Friday’s Division III regional track and field meet at Tiffin’s Frost-Kalnow Stadium, knowing they passed...

Jane L. (Ewing) Pritchard

Jane L. (Ewing) Pritchard, age 74, of Findlay, died at 12:05 a.m. Wednesday, May 28, 2014. She was born on May 27, 1940, in South Charleston, WV to Fred M. and Edna A. (Winkler) Ewing, both deceased. Jane married Herman D. Pritchard on November 26, 1965, and he died December 22,...

Richard ‘Don’ Donnel Osborne

Richard “Don” Donnel Osborne, 80, of Findlay, passed away at 12:06 a.m. on Thursday, May 29, 2014, at the Bridge Hospice Care Center. He was born July 4, 1933 to the late Lonnie and Fannie Kate (Trent) Osborne. He married Lillian Maxine Conrad on August 22, 1951 and...

FHS graduation to be held today

Findlay High School will hold graduation ceremonies at 10:30 a.m. today at the University of Findlay Koehler Center. The valedictorian for the class of 2014 is Nicholas Goldacker, and the salutatorian is Liza Praprotnik. The list of graduates is as follows: Mahailia Tiana Adams,...

Glenwood painters remain unpaid

By MAX FILBY STAFF WRITER Workers hired to paint at Glenwood Middle School in Findlay before it opened in January 2013 have gone unpaid for more than a year. Joseph Edinger, a parent of one of the four unpaid painters, has spoken out about the issue to try to get his son the...

Prep softball: Alvelo shuts down Titans

By DAVE HANNEMAN Staff Writer BELLEFONTAINE — Mother Nature might have delayed the regional softball semifinals at Bellefontaine High School, but even she couldn’t prevent the inevitable. Ottawa-Glandorf finally squared off against Carroll Bloom-Carroll and its ace...