College Basketball: Oilers put it all together against ODU

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER COLUMBUS — Winning a Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference South Division championship is always the first goal of the University of Findlay men’s basketball team. The Oilers made their first step toward that goal an impressive...

College Basketball: Oilers’ Mark Frilling always plays full-go

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Mark Frilling has put in a lot of time and effort to get to where he is now as a college basketball player. Frilling played in only 13 games as a freshman at the University of Findlay, averaging only 5.3 minutes per game, a dramatic drop off in...

UF women fall to Wayne State

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Perhaps if the first half had played out differently Saturday afternoon against Wayne State, the outcome would have been different. As it was, the University of Findlay women’s basketball team trailed by nine at the break, and despite nearly...

Baity returns from injury, leads Oilers past Wayne State

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Alphonso Baity had missed four straight free throws, but when his University of Findlay teammates needed him to step up, the sophomore point guard rose to the occasion. Baity drilled two clutch free throws with 27 seconds left, pushing the lead over...

College Basketball: UF women’s comeback falls short

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Perhaps if the first half had played out differently against Wayne State Saturday afternoon, the outcome would have been different. As it was, the Oilers trailed by nine at the break, and despite nearly rallying for a win in the second half, they came...

College Basketball: UF holds off Wayne State

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Alphonso Baity had missed four straight free throws, but when his University of Findlay teammates needed him to step up, the sophomore point guard rose to the occasion. Baity drilled two clutch free throws with 27 seconds left, pushing the lead over...

Men’s College Basketball: Oilers slip past Saginaw Valley State

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Mark Frilling wasn’t supposed to be the hero Thursday night against Saginaw Valley State. But with the pressure rising and the University of Findlay men’s basketball team on the brink of a third consecutive loss, the senior forward took it...

Women’s College Basketball: Wuebker’s play sparks UF to win

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Margaret Wuebker didn’t hit the deciding shot in the University of Findlay’s game against Saginaw Valley State on Thursday, but her 3-point play midway through the second half provided a momentum boost that helped propel the Oilers to an...

College Basketball: Kaufman, UF look to end 2-game slide

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Dylan Kaufman has been one of the most consistent scorers for the University of Findlay men’s basketball team over the last few weeks. In his last five games, the sophomore guard is averaging 18.4 points per game, highlighting that run with a...

New council members take office

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER BLUFFTON — Two new council members were sworn in during Wednesday night’s Bluffton Village Council meeting. Judy Augsburger and Roger Warren were both sworn in prior to the meeting. They fill the voids left by Richard McGarrity and David...