College Softball: Ashland bounces UF from tourney

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Tears streamed from the eyes of the seniors on the University of Findlay softball team as the reality of the moment sank in late Saturday morning at the Marathon Diamonds Complex. Their careers were over, their final season at UF ended in swift...

GLIAC Softball: Oilers outslug top-seeded Ohio Dominican

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER If the University of Findlay softball team had found a way to maintain momentum against Grand Valley in the second round of the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament Friday night, the outcome could have been different. But an...

College softball: UF ready to host GLIAC tournament

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Pressure isn’t going to be a problem for the University of Findlay softball team this weekend in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament. The Oilers are the eighth seed, which means little is expected of them. They open...

College Basketball: New UF hoops class set

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Adam Twining has always wanted to play for the University of Findlay men’s basketball team. Twining, a 6-foot-4, 185-pound forward out of Findlay High School, will get his chance to wear orange and black next season after signing with the Oilers...

Bluffton sidewalk ordinance advances

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER BLUFFTON — Talk about the village’s sidewalk program continued at Monday’s Bluffton Council meeting, and the second reading to amend the original sidewalk ordinance was passed by a 4-2 vote. If the amendment is approved, the village...

UF football: UF concludes camp with 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: 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...