College Basketball: Gardner growing in role with Oilers

By BRIAN LESTER Staff writer Austin Gardner is like most first-year college basketball players. He was a star in high school, but life at the college level is different. The game is played at a faster pace, it requires more toughness to be successful and it takes time for most...

College basketball: Lewis nets career-high 20 as UF women win

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Kelsey Lewis turned in the most impressive performance of her career Saturday afternoon, and yet, the University of Findlay sophomore forward was as modest as could be about it. She had just carved up Tiffin for a career-high 20 points, hitting all...

College basketball: Kahlig shines in second half to lead UF men

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Pressure frightens some players, but University of Findlay senior forward Greg Kahlig isn’t one who scares easily. He seems to thrive when the pressure intensifies, relishing the opportunity to step up and hit big shots when it matters most....

Women’s Basketball: Oilers slay Dragons

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Kelsey Lewis turned in the most impressive performance of her career Saturday afternoon, and yet, the University of Findlay sophomore forward was as modest as could be about it. She had just carved up Tiffin for a career-high 20 points, hitting all...

College Basketball: UF pulls away from Tiffin

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Pressure frightens some players, but University of Findlay senior forward Greg Kahlig isn’t one who scares easily. He seems to thrive when the pressure intensifies, relishing the opportunity to step up and hit big shots when it matters most....

College Basketball: Kahlig, Heagen combine for 56 in rout of ODU

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Jake Heagen was ready to make a big play and capitalized on the opportunity as he took the in-bounds pass and threw down a dunk early in the first half. It was the first basket of the night for the University of Findlay junior forward, energizing...

Women’s Basketball: Oilers slipping out of GLIAC picture

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER University of Findlay women’s basketball coach Jim Wiedie was hoping a change to the starting lineup would make a difference against Ohio Dominican. It didn’t help. The Oilers let another opportunity get away from them at home during a...

College Football: UF Oilers add 27 players

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Hanging out in the football office inside the Gardner Center on national signing day has become a tradition for University of Findlay head coach Rob Keys and his staff. The coaches get together early in the morning, set up a nacho bar in a conference...

College Basketball: UF is figuring it out

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER When the University of Findlay men’s basketball team takes the floor tonight against Ohio Dominican, the Oilers will be playing their fourth game in seven days. It is a rigorous stretch of basketball that every team in the Great Lakes...

College basketball: UF women let another game slip away

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Jim Wiedie needed a minute to collect his thoughts. And no one can blame him for it. It’s been a trying year for him as the first-year head coach of the University of Findlay women’s basketball team, and another tough night in the gym...