Prep track: Grove sweeps NWC titles

By ANDY WOLF STAFF WRITER SPENCERVILLE — Columbus Grove boys track and field coach Chris Grothaus knew the team championship would be close at the Northwest Conference meet Saturday at Spencerville. He didn’t figure it would end in controversy. With Columbus Grove and...

Prep Track: Grove sweeps NWC titles

By ANDY WOLF STAFF WRITER SPENCERVILLE — Columbus Grove boys track and field coach Chris Grothaus knew the team championship would be close at the Northwest Conference meet at Spencerville on Saturday. He didn’t figure it would end in controversy. It came down to the...

BVC Boys Track: Work pays off for Poling

By ANDY WOLF STAFF WRITER Will Poling and Austin May each understood the importance of helping Liberty-Benton’s boys track and field team capture another league title. On Friday, both turned in four event victories and co-led the Eagles to their 17th straight Blanchard...

College Baseball: Oilers ready for return to postseason

By ANDY WOLF STAFF WRITER “Big dawgs” gotta eat. So says the University of Findlay baseball team. The Oilers carried the mantra with them since opening day and have qualified for the postseason for the first time in 10 years. Findlay (22-15) will face Kentucky...

College softball: UF set for GMAC tourney

By ANDY WOLF STAFF WRITER The University of Findlay softball team is aiming for the next level. The program has never been to the NCAA tournament. To get there, the Oilers must win the Great Midwest Athletic Conference tournament which begins today in Xenia. No. 2-seeded Findlay...

Boys track: Kalida’s Verhoff wins four times, earns MVP honors

By ANDY WOLF STAFF WRITER Kalida’s Josh Verhoff and Grant Laudick heeded their coach’s advice and treated Saturday’s Liberty-Benton Pat Wagner Invitational like a district meet. “This seems like a big-time meet,” Laudick said. Their performances...

Boys Track: MVP performance for Kalida’s Verhoff

By ANDY WOLF STAFF WRITER Kalida’s Josh Verhoff and Grant Laudick both heeded their coach’s advice and treated Saturday’s Liberty-Benton Pat Wagner Invitational like a district meet. “This seems like a big-time meet,” Laudick said. Their performances...

Prep Track: H-L’s Jameson, Elmwood’s Arnold denied one last shot

By ANDY WOLF STAFF WRITER Senior year. One last shot. Unfortunately, two area girls track and field athletes, both former state qualifiers, won’t get one last shot. Hopewell-Loudon’s Bailey Jameson and Elmwood’s Allison Arnold both suffered torn ACLs late in...

UF football: Defense gets the steak

By ANDY WOLF STAFF WRITER Dezujwann Robinson isn’t really that big of a steak fan. Given the choice over hot dogs, though, it’s definitely steaks. The University of Findlay freshman defensive back recorded the defense’s only takeaway that loomed large in...

College Football: Defense rules again in UF spring game

By ANDY WOLF STAFF WRITER Dezujwann Robinson isn’t really that big of a steak fan. Given the choice over hot dogs, though, it’s definitely steaks. The University of Findlay freshman defensive back recorded the defense’s only takeaway that loomed large in...