UF football: Alten is first-team All-American

University of Findlay senior lineman Andrew Alten has been named NCAA Division II first-team all-American by the American Football Coaches’ Association. Named the Great Midwest Offensive Lineman of the Year and D2CCA First Team All-Region, Alten anchored an offensive line...

Prep wrestling preview: Top wrestlers off to fast start

If you were one of the area’s elite underclassmen on the wrestling mat last season, you probably picked up right where you left off. But a couple of area high school wrestling teams that have struggled in the past have already shown improvement from previous seasons. The...

Prep basketball: FHS opens TRAC play vs. Whitmer

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER Findlay High School’s boys basketball team, with a home-opener win already in the books, will try to get its league season off to a positive start as well when the Trojans host Toledo Whitmer on Friday in a Three Rivers Athletic Conference...

Mary Crandall

FOSTORIA — Mary Ruth Crandall, 77, of Fostoria, died Wednesday at ProMedica Toledo Hospital. She married Allan C. Crandall and he survives. Also surviving are two daughters, Carla (Tom) Lyberg, Altamonte Springs, Florida; Mindy (Pat) Phillips, Maumee; six sons, John...

Brice Arnett

FOSTORIA — Brice Arnett, 96, of Fostoria, died at 5:45 a.m. Wednesday at St. Catherine’s Nursing Home, Fostoria. He married Gladia A. Holbrook and she preceded him in death. Surviving are two daughters, Susan F. Arnett, Campbellsville, Kentucky; and Brenda (Fred)...

Georgia Huff

Georgia Huff, 89, of Leipsic, died at 2:27 p.m. Wednesday at Blanchard Valley Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Hufford Family Funeral Home.

Thursday’s scoreboard

PREP Girls Basketball Wednesday’s Results Toledo City League Tol. Rogers 89, Tol. Waite 19 Other NW Ohio Games Buckeye Valley 55, Highland 42 Loudonville 51, Danville 41 Van Buren 55, Lakota 49 Around Ohio Akr. Hoban 56, Shaker Hts. Hathaway Brown 46 Alliance Marlington 65,...

Linda Sanchez

Linda M. Sanchez, 61, of Findlay, died at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home.

Nancy Marker

FOSTORIA — Nancy L. Marker, 72, of Fostoria, died Tuesday at St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center, Toledo. Arrangements are pending at Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.