Thursday calendar

TODAY Senior Center, fitness center open, 5 a.m.-9 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; EnhanceFitness, 9-9:50 a.m.; outdoor pickleball, 8-11 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 10-10:50 a.m.; SilverSneakers Splash, 11:30 a.m-12:30 p.m., Birchaven; lunch, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; cards, 1:30-4 p.m.;...

Prep Baseball: Grove’s Verhoff leads area all-Ohio picks

Five area players were honored as the Ohio High School Baseball Coaches Association released its all-Ohio selections for the 2014 season. Columbus Grove senior infielder Josh Verhoff was the only area player to earn a spot on the first team as he was named to the first unit in...

State Track: PH’s Myers is seeking redemption in discus

By ANDREW WILLIAMS STAFF WRITER Qualifying for the state track and field meet and having the opportunity to compete is an exciting experience for the hundreds of high school athletes who get to do it each year. With the biggest stage, though, comes the brightest lights and quite...

All-Ohio Softball: Four area players earn 1st-team honors

COLUMBUS — New Riegel’s Taylor Kirian, who ended her prep softball career among Ohio’s all-time leaders in home runs and runs batted in, earned first-team all-state honors for the third straight year in all-Ohio fastpitch softball selections released on...

Thursday’s Scoreboard

PREP BASEBALL OHSAA State Tournament Thursday’s State Semifinals AT COLUMBUS HUNTINGTON PARK Division IV Tinora (23-4) vs. Convoy Crestview (20-6), 10 a.m. Newark Catholic (19-7) vs. Berlin Center Western Reserve, 1 FINAL: Saturday, 10 a.m. Division III Orrville (18-11) vs....

Area State Qualifiers, Schedule

AREA STATE QUALIFIERS DIVISION II BOYS 3,200 RELAY (Friday, 1:45 p.m.) — Ottawa-Glandorf (Brad Recker, Matias Trampe-Kindt, Sid Moening, Trevor Ellerbrock) 8:07.63. PV (Friday, 9:30 a.m.) — Colin Laubenthal (O-G) 14-2. 1,600 (Saturday, 1:35 p.m.) — Trampe-Kindt...

State Track: L-B’s Butler leads the pack

By TED RADICK STAFF WRITER Throughout the track and field season last year, Liberty-Benton’s Michaela Butler said and did all the right things. Then a freshman, Butler talked about how she respected her fellow competitors and teammates. A loss in the 100-meter dash in the...

State Track: St. Wendelin’s Goddard aims to go higher at state

By SCOTT COTTOS REVIEW TIMES Within a day, Sara Goddard fully understood that she was going to state. “I’m a little more used to it now,” the diminutive St. Wendelin junior said with a smile after finishing practice on a warm Sunday morning at Liberty-Benton...

Open house scheduled for retiring school chief

By ERIC SCHAADT Staff Writer NORTH BALTIMORE — An open house has been scheduled to honor the North Baltimore schools superintendent, who is retiring. The event — open to the public — will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, June 25, at the board office,...

One hurt in 3-vehicle crash

A Tiffin man was injured in a three-vehicle accident on Ohio 12 at Hancock County 88 in Liberty Township Wednesday afternoon, according to the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office. Todd Koelsch, 39, of Tiffin, was stopped in a 2014 Nissan pickup truck on westbound Ohio 12 at...