Fostoria 35, Oak Harbor 18

By SHANNON DOVE STAFF WRITER Rockets fly, but it was the Redmen who dominated the air on Friday night. Skyler Garcia tossed five touchdown passes, including three to Jordan Diaz, to propel Fostoria High School to a 35-18 victory over Oak Harbor at Memorial Stadium in the season...

Tiffin Calvert 21, Hopewell-Loudon 12

By ANDY WOLF STAFF WRITER BASCOM — An injury to starting quarterback Zach Kreais on the first series of the game threw a wrench in Hopewell-Loudon’s well-balanced offense. The Chieftains weren’t out of bullets — still having a large weapon in Sam Stickley who racked up 181...

Hardin Northern 57, Arcadia 35

DOLA — Hardin Northern started its season with a bang as it scored at least 14 points in each quarter en route to a 57-35 romp over Arcadia on Friday night in a nonconference season opener. The Polar Bears ran away with the contest in the second half after leading 29-21 at...

Carey 12, Van Buren 7

By TED RADICK STAFF WRITER VAN BUREN — Spread offenses are fun to play and fun to watch. But when Carey had to have a consistent drive for a score, the Blue Devils went back to smashmouth football. Cody Luzader’s 18-yard touchdown run with 4:25 remaining in the game capped a...

Arcadia crash injures 2

ARCADIA — Three vehicles collided Friday afternoon in front of Arcadia High School, and two people were reportedly injured. One person was taken by Hanco Ambulance to Blanchard Valley Hospital, and the other was transported to Fostoria Community Hospital by Fostoria EMS....

Gibsonburg 41, Elmwood 0

BLOOMDALE — Elmwood, stymied by six turnovers, netted just 176 total yards Friday night in suffering a 41-0 nonconference season-opening loss to Gibsonburg. The Royals saw Jonah Childress complete 7 of 14 passes for 147 yards with four interceptions. Elmwood had only 29 yards...

Riverdale 40, Waynesfield-Goshen 18

MOUNT BLANCHARD — Aidan Loveridge totaled 139 yards of offense, scored four times and led Riverdale with 12 tackles as the Falcons blitzed Waynesfield-Goshen 40-18 on Friday. Loveridge amassed 108 yards and three scores on 22 carries and led all Falcons receivers wit 31 yards and...

Danbury 39, Vanlue 19

LAKESIDE — Vanlue built a 12-8 second-quarter lead, but Danbury exploded out of the secondhalf break with a 31-point third period for a 39-19 nonconference season-opening victory Friday night. Danbury, which got 103 yards rushing and two touchdowns from Saylor Evans with Logan...

North Baltimore 39, Holgate 21

NORTH BALTIMORE — Brady Rader hooked up with David Patterson for a 71-yard scoring strike on the first play of the night and the North Baltimore quarterback threw four more touchdowns as the Tigers rallied past Holgate 39-21 in a nonconference season opener for both teams Friday...

Anna 52, Arlington 0

ANNA — Travis Meyer threw for two touchdowns and ran for another as Anna thumped Arlington 52-0 on Friday night in the nonconference opener for both teams. Meyer completed 12 of 15 passes for 218 yards, including scoring plays covering 36 yards to Caleb Kauffman in the first...