Prep volleyball: Panthers win BVC battle

By ANDREW WILLIAMS STAFF WRITER LEIPSIC — McComb entered Monday night’s Blanchard Valley Conference volleyball match at Leipsic as the top ranked team in the state in Division IV. By the end of the contest, it was clear to see how the Panthers earned that distinction....

BVC Football: Arlington ruins H-L debut

By ANDREW WILLIAMS STAFF WRITER BASCOM — Arlington was a charter member of the Blanchard Valley Conference, which has now officially begun its 50th football season. Hopewell-Loudon is one of three new teams that joined the BVC at the beginning of this school year after a...

Rettig, Devils run over Shaw

By ANDREW WILLIAMS STAFF WRITER ARLINGTON — After an all-Ohio junior campaign in which he rushed for 2,168 yards and amassed 43 total touchdowns, many people were probably left wondering what Arlington running back Austin Rettig would do for an encore. He didn’t waste...

Prep Football: Arlington’s Rettig runs for 230 yards in win over Shaw

By ANDREW WILLIAMS Staff Writer ARLINGTON — After an all-Ohio junior campaign in which he rushed for 2,168 yards and amassed 43 total touchdowns, many people were probably left wondering what Arlington running back Austin Rettig would do for an encore. He didn’t waste...

Prep Football: Carey has all the answers vs. Rams

By ANDREW WILLIAMS Staff Writer CAREY — Upper Sandusky drew first blood Friday night when Troy Landrum scampered 76 yards for a touchdown a little more than four minutes into the season opener against rival Carey at C.D. Wentling Field. But like a seasoned team with a...

Women’s Baseball: Zielinski is trying to make the cut

By ANDREW WILLIAMS STAFF WRITER In his 1921 work Back to Methusela, Nobel Prize-winning playwright George Bernard Shaw famously wrote: “You see things; and you say ‘Why?’ But I dream things that never were; and I say ‘Why not?'” More than 90 years...

Softball: Team USA sweeps

By ANDREW WILLIAMS STAFF WRITER Runs were at a premium for both teams Tuesday night as Team USA and a squad of Ohio college all-star players clashed in an exhibition doubleheader at The Marathon Diamonds. The difference came in the form of Team USA’s dominant pitching staff...

Softball: U.S. team gives back to the sport

By ANDREW WILLIAMS STAFF WRITER Competing for a roster spot on a country’s national team in any sport is a taxing endeavor and one that requires around-the-clock training for an extended period of time. The USA Women’s Softball National team selection camp invitees...

Prep football: Michigan pounds out 27-14 win

By ANDREW WILLIAMS STAFF WRITER Teams Ohio and Michigan took drastically different approaches on the offensive side of the ball during the inaugural Ohio-Michigan Border Classic All-Star game at Donnell Stadium Saturday afternoon. And by the end of the contest, it was easy to see...

Border Classic: Michigan pounds out 27-14 win over Ohio

By ANDREW WILLIAMS STAFF WRITER Teams Ohio and Michigan took drastically different approaches on the offensive side of the ball during the inaugural Ohio-Michigan Border Classic All-Star game at Donnell Stadium Saturday afternoon. And by the end of the contest, it was easy to see...