Wanda E. Engard

LEIPSIC — Wanda E. Engard, 94, of Leipsic, died at 7:55 p.m. Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at The Meadows of Leipsic. She was born January 9, 1921 in Jackson, MI to the late Alpha E. and Iva J. (Snellenberger) Shiveley. On August 29, 1947 she married Clois E. Engard who died...

Joseph Anthony Jansen

BLUFFTON — Joseph Anthony Jansen, age 81, of Bluffton, died at 4:45 a.m. on Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at the Mennonite Memorial Home in Bluffton. He was born on March 8, 1934 in Cleveland, Ohio to the late Peter and Julia (Peculis) Yanusha. On November 7, 1969, he married...

Durand S. Dudley

BLUFFTON — Durand S. Dudley, 89, of Bluffton and formerly of Findlay, passed away May 4, 2015 at Willow Ridge-Frieda House, Bluffton. He was born February 28, 1926 in Cleveland to the late George and Corinne (Durand) Dudley. On July 3, 1954 he married Dorothy Woolworth...

Local Roundup: Jacobs picks up 2nd win of season at Attica

ATTICA — Dean Jacobs drove to his second series win of the season in the O’Reilly Auto Parts 410 Sprints at Attica Raceway Park on Sutton Bank night. It was Jacobs’ 12th career win at Attica. In a crash-filled Summit Racing Equipment UMP Late Model feature, Ryan...

Prep Track: Riverdale girls 1st at Hardin County meet

RIDGEWAY — Carrol Pauley swept the shot put and discus and Aubreah Manns won the 800 to lead Riverdale’s girls track team to a first-place finish at Monday’s Hardin County Meet at Ridgedale. Pauley threw the discus 121-11 and shot 36-7 and Manns crossed the...

Prep Tennis: Trojans sweep Wapakoneta, 5-0

WAPAKONETA — Findlay High’s boys tennis team cruised to an easy 5-0 win Tuesday at Wapakoneta. Jake Elbin registered an easy 6-2, 6-1 win over Wapakoneta’s Joe Pitts in No. 1 singles play, setting the stage for the Findlay sweep. Logan Sullivan of Findlay (12-2)...

UF Roundup: Oilers qualify for NCAA Championship

LEMONT, Ill. — University of Findlay junior Hannah Schneider turned in her best round of the tournament at the best possible time in helping the Oilers’ women’s golf team qualify for the 2015 NCAA Division II National Championship. Schneider, the No. 5 golfer on...

Prep Baseball Roundup: Miller City earns PCL crown

OTTOVILLE — Ross Lehman handcuffed Ottoville, throwing a one-hit shutout as Miller City claimed the Putnam County League baseball crown Tuesday by dropping the Big Green 6-0. Lehman walked just three batters in seven innings to get the win for Miller City (16-2, 6-0 PCL)....

Wednesday’s scoreboard

PREP BASEBALL Saturday’s District Games Division I BG CARTER PARK DISTRICT Toledo Waite at Oregon Clay, 2 Lima Senior at Sylvania Southview, 2 LOURDES UNIVERSITY DISTRICT Mansfield Senior at Fremont Ross, 2 Toledo Start at Toledo Bowsher, 2 Division II BLUFFTON UNIVERSITY...

Prep Softball Roundup: Polar Bears clinch share of NWCC title

DOLA — Madison Robson and Cassidy Deckling both ripped three singles and drove in two runs as Hardin Northern clinched a share of the Northwest Central Conference softball title with a 13-3 win over Lima Perry on Tuesday. The Polar Bears (15-4, 10-0 NWCC) scored eight runs...