District Hockey: Trojans skate past Oregon Clay

By DAVE HANNEMAN Staff Writer SYLVANIA — Oregon Clay initially came out in the wrong jerseys for Tuesday’s district hockey quarterfinal at Tam-O-Shanter Arena. For awhile, Findlay High head coach Craig Perry wasn’t sure who the guys with “Findlay” on...

State Swimming and Diving: Layne is back on board

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER Hitting a good dive used to be as simple as 1-2-3 for Findlay High’s Lexie Layne. Then, things got a bit more complicated. “It was one of my last 3-meter dives during a big zone meet last summer. It was July 9,” said Layne, the...

Boys basketball: St. John’s trips up Trojans

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER The Three Rivers Athletic Conference title wasn’t up for grabs when Findlay and Toledo St. John’s went at it Friday night. But the Trojans and the Titans sure played like it was. Findlay rallied from an early seven-point deficit to lead...

Boys basketball: FHS bracing for St. John’s

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER What might have been a coronation will now be a victory lap. Toledo St. John’s entered this week needing one win and/or losses by both Findlay and Toledo St. Francis to claim an outright Three Rivers Athletic Conference championship. In the...

Boys Basketball: Trojans fall in overtime to Lima Senior

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER LIMA — It didn’t take long for Lima Senior’s Jarius Ward to hit the 1,000-point milestone. Or start on his next thousand. Ward scored the first basket of the game to top 1,000 career points, then pumped in eight more points in the...

Boys basketball: Big game for Trojans at Lima Senior

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER What once looked like a mere tournament tune-up now has greater implications … and the Findlay High Trojans have no one to blame but themselves. Tied for fourth place in the Three Rivers Athletic Conference standings just three weeks ago,...

Boys Basketball: Trojans take down Toledo St. Francis

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER Drew Hapner kept Findlay’s hopes alive Friday night. And Kyle Nunn made them soar. Hapner’s offensive tip didn’t fall in the final seconds of Friday’s Three Rivers Athletic Conference game against Toledo St. Francis. But his...

Boys basketball: A tough stretch of games for the Trojans

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER The Three Rivers Athletic Conference boys basketball standings could well end up just as a preseason poll of league coaches predicted. Before all is said and done, though, Jim Rucki and his Findlay High School Trojans will be looking to influence...

Prep Girls Basketball: Trojans fall in overtime to Whitmer

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER The names, the numbers and the faces were the same as the last time the girls basketball teams from Findlay and Toledo Whitmer squared off. But both coaches will tell you that there was something different this time around. “We’re happy...

Prep boys basketball: Upper Sandusky rallies to beat back Bucks

By DAVE HANNEMAN Staff Writer UPPER SANDUSKY — Buckeye Central won’t win the Northern 10 Conference boys basketball trophy this season. But when they hand out the awards at the end of the season, the Bucks will certainly be in contention for the “Most...