Courier seeking area prep sports info from coaches

Area prep volleyball, soccer and cross country coaches are asked to return their preseason analysis forms to The Courier sports department as soon as possible. Forms have been sent via mail to each of the 31 schools in The Courier’s circulation area. Information may be...

Prep Golf: Upper Sandusky third at Willard invite

WILLARD — Upper Sandusky’s Cody Clifford recorded a 44-43–87 to help the Rams’ golf team finish third in the Willard Domino’s Invitational at Willard Golf Club. Bellevue won the tournament with 311 strokes. Willard topped Upper Sandusky 349-359 for...

Girls Soccer Roundup: Van Buren blanks Ashland Crestview at Crew Stadium

COLUMBUS — Four Van Buren players scored and goalkeeper Marly McCartney recorded a shutout as the Black Knights opened the girls soccer season with a 4-0 nonconference win over Ashland Crestview at Columbus Crew Stadium. Nichole Miller, Taylor Gilliland, Lisa Simmons and...

Boys Soccer Roundup: Miller City, L-B play to 2-2 draw

Eli Norden and Chad Frommer scored for Liberty-Benton as the Eagles and Miller City played to a 2-2 tie in nonconference boys soccer action Saturday. Nick Kear was credited with an assist on Frommer’s goal. Jackson Lammers and Jared Snyder scored for the Wildcats. Hunter...

Weekend: Get Out!

Events FLY-IN/DRIVE-IN PANCAKE BREAKFAST Aug. 17 “Tin Goose” Chapter 1247 of the Experimental Aircraft Association will be hosting its annual Fly-In/Drive-In Pancake Breakfast on Sunday. This event is open to the public and will be held inside the new hangar at the...

Prep Volleyball Roundup: McComb takes down Upper Sandusky

UPPER SANDUSKY — It was one of the top area matches of the year and on the opening day of the high school volleyball season across the state. Upper Sandusky won a close first game but McComb rallied to take the next three as the Panthers scored a 26-28, 25-22, 25-23, 25-16...

Weekend: Mental Health Moment

By NANCY STEPHANI Who are your role models? People rub off on us all the time, but we can make that process more deliberate by identifying role models who have traits we want to develop in ourselves. If we went to Boston, we would be talking with an accent in a day or two. As...

Weekend Doctor

By DR. WILLIAM KOSE When you go to a hospital emergency room for treatment, one of the first questions asked during your visit is what medications you are taking. Doctors and nurses need an accurate list of your medications in order to properly understand your medical history...

Weekend: Cookies and a comedian

Members of the community are invited to eat and laugh along with students at the University of Findlay on Friday, Aug. 22. The university’s student-led Campus Program Board is presenting comedian Jay Black in the Alumni Memorial Union Multipurpose Room at 7 p.m. Doors will...

Weekend: Preparing for an overseas adventure

This is the first of a series of stories about the Slagleys and their adventures as Americans living in Shanghai, China. By KYLE SLAGLEY When I got home from work one day and my wife, Tara, said, “Hey, you want to move to China?” it didn’t take more than a few...