College Football: Szabo impresses in UF spring game

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Tim Szabo has patiently waited for his turn to shine. After sitting out in 2011, he played sparingly the last two years for the University of Findlay football team. If Saturday afternoon’s spring game is any indication, Szabo is going to get his...

College football: Expectations have been raised for Oilers

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Expectations have been raised for the University of Findlay football team. The Oilers closed the 2013 season with four consecutive wins to finish 8-3 overall and 7-3 in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. Findlay turned that momentum...

Bluffton sidewalk plan may change

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER BLUFFTON — Concerns over the sidewalk project in Bluffton were eased a bit Monday night as Village Council discussed an amendment to the original ordinance that was approved last year. If the amendment is approved, the village will pay for the cost of...

UF Basketball: UF’s Kahlig nets 7 in All-Star loss

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER EVANSVILLE, Ind. — Greg Kahlig had a stellar senior season at the University of Findlay, and he put the exclamation point on his season and career Friday night. The senior forward played in the Reese’s NCAA Division II All-Star Game at the...

College basketball: UF falls in overtime in regional quarterfinal

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER SPRINGFIELD, MO. — No loss cut deeper than the one the University of Findlay men’s basketball team suffered on Saturday night in the NCAA Division II Midwest Regional. On the brink of a victory, a four-point lead in the Oilers’ grasp...

College Basketball: UF loses heartbreaker to Lake Superior St. in OT

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — It ended in heartbreak. The University of Findlay’s dream of making a run in the NCAA Division II tournament came to an end Saturday night in an 88-83 overtime loss to Lake Superior State in the quarterfinals of the...

College Basketball: UF seniors remember tourney snub

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Sean Samsel couldn’t wait to find out about the fate of the University of Findlay men’s basketball team in the NCAA Division II tournament three years ago. As a freshman, he was excited about the opportunity to play in the tourney for the...

College basketball: Oilers win GLIAC tournament

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Sometimes the little things can add up to something special. Little things such as Mark Frilling grabbing a huge defensive rebound, Jake Heagen crashing to the floor to pounce on a loose ball and get a timeout in crunch time and Sean Samsel coming up...

College basketball: Kahlig named GLIAC tourney MVP

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Just when you think Greg Kahlig is all out of dazzling performances, when you think the senior University of Findlay forward can’t do anything more to turn heads, he finds a way to do it again. Kahlig was in a zone Saturday afternoon in a...

College Basketball: Kahlig drops 55 on Walsh in 104-74 GLIAC semifinal rout

By BRIAN LESTER Staff Writer Just when you think Greg Kahlig is all out of dazzling performances, when you think the senior University of Findlay forward can’t do anything more to turn heads, drop jaws and simply amaze, he finds a way to do it again. Kahlig was in a zone...