NKorea missile fear sets pre-emptive strike debate in Japan

AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko TOKYO (AP) — Japan is debating whether to develop a limited pre-emptive strike capability and buy cruise missiles – ideas that were anathema in the pacifist country before the North Korea missile threat. With revisions to Japan’s defense...

Otsego 49, North Baltimore 28

TONTOGANY — Dalton Limes rushed for 147 yards and three touchdowns and Mitchell Downs had a hand in four other scores for Otsego in its 49-28 win over North Baltimore on Friday night in nonconference football action. Limes scored on runs of 21, 16 and two yards. Downs recorded a...

Prep Football Results

Prep Football Friday’s Results Northern 10 Conference Carey 27, Colonel Crawford 14 Mohawk 45, Buckeye Central 14 Wynford 48, Bucyrus 0 Western Buckeye League Celina 51, Kenton 21 Elida 49, Lima Bath 21 Lima Shawnee 56, Defiance 7 St. Marys Memorial 21, Ottawa-Glandorf 13 Van...

Van Buren 35, Bluffton 18

BLUFFTON — Jacob Leal ran for 151 yards on 22 carries with four touchdowns as Van Buren downed Bluffton 35-18 on Friday night in nonconference football. Leal had a pair of one-yard scoring runs and he also reached the end zone from 18 and 10 yards away as the Black Knights gave...

St. Marys Memorial 21, Ottawa-Glandorf 13

OTTAWA — Ty Schlosser returned an interception with 1:20 left Friday night as St. Marys Memorial edged Ottawa-Glandorf 21-13 in the Western Buckeye League opener for both teams. Jaden Siebeneck’s second TD pass of the night to Richie Knowlton, covering 10 yards, had drawn O-G to...

Carey 27, Colonel Crawford 14

CAREY — Brayden Wentling threw for two passes and ran for a third as Carey outlasted Colonel Crawford on Friday for a 27-14 Northern 10 Conference win. Wentling scored the game’s first touchdown on a 1-yard plunge, and he connected with Cody Luzader on a 55-yard scoring pass...

Mohawk 45, Buckeye Central 14

NEW WASHINGTON — Mohawk scored early, and often, in opening Northern 10 Conference play by whipping Buckeye Central 45-14 Friday night. With the win, Mohawk improved to 2-0 overall and 1-0 in the N10. Buckeye Central slipped to 0-2 and 0-1. Mohawk senior Parker Brown opened the...

Upper Scioto Valley 26, Cory-Rawson 0

RAWSON — Cory-Rawson ended up with minus-nine yards of total offense on Friday night as it dropped a 26-0 decision to Upper Scioto Valley on Friday night in nonconference football. The Hornets recorded 42 yards through the air but lost 51 yards on the ground while falling to 0-2....

Pandora-Gilboa 20, Tiffin Calvert 6

PANDORA — Peyton Traxler ran for a pair of touchdowns and Jared Breece accounted for 333 yards of offense as Pandora-Gilboa bounced Tiffin Calvert 20-6 on Friday night in nonconference football. Traxler scored on runs of 24 and three yards as the Rockets upped their record to 2-0...

Liberty-Benton 34, Archbold 33

ARCHBOLD — Liberty-Benton rallied from 12 points down in the first quarter with a go-ahead Austin May touchdown run late in the fourth and a game-sealing blocked field goal with two seconds left in beating Archbold 34-33 on Friday. After May’s scoring run with 3:36 left and Eli...