TRAC Football: Findlay pounds Clay 48-0

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER Findlay safety Kyle Nunn came running in to help make a tackle on Oregon Clay’s Ryan Fournier Friday night. Just before he reached the scrum of players, though, the ball popped free. Nunn plucked it out of midair and, with his momentum already...

Prep football: TRAC opener: Clay at Findlay

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER It’s a new league season but a long-time league rival on the schedule when Findlay begins its fourth season in the Three Rivers Athletic Conference when the Trojans host Oregon Clay in a 7 p.m. matchup Friday at Donnell Stadium. Here’s...

Prep Football: Findlay gets a special win over Southview

By DAVE HANNEMAN sTAFF WRITER They say offense wins games and defense wins championships. Dominating the special teams part of the game doesn’t hurt, either. “Offense, defense and special teams, all three phases did very well,” Findlay High coach Mark Ritzler...

Prep Football: Southview stands in the way of 3-0 start for Findlay

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER Findlay completes the nonleague portion of its 2014 schedule on Friday when the Trojans travel to Sylvania to face the Southview Cougars at Mel Nusbaum Stadium. Sylvania has had two high schools for over 30 years, but just one football stadium. That...

Few witness Trojan win over Grove City

  By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER When probably the only delivery men out and about were delivering the morning paper, Wonder Bread or Krispy Kreme, Findlay High’s football team was making a special delivery of its own at soggy Donnell Stadium. In the wee hours of...

Prep Football: Trojans weather Grove City comeback for 27-25 win

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER Findlay High’s offense bought the Trojans a late lead Friday night. Then its defense made it pay off. Findlay came up with a huge sack with 40 seconds left and two last-ditch Grove City passes fell incomplete as Findlay weathered a storm-delayed...

Prep football: Physical Grove City coming to Donnell

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER Findlay High School plays its 2014 home opener Friday at Donnell Stadium when the Trojans host Grove City. Both teams bring 1-0 records into the matchup. Findlay topped Anthony Wayne 36-28 in its opener; Grove City blanked Hilliard Davidson 6-0....

Prep Volleyball: Unbeaten Red Devils are on a roll

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER BLUFFTON — Arlington’s first set was a roller-coaster ride of highs and lows, not surprising for a young volleyball team. The next two sets were a testament, though, to a program that is undefeated, state-ranked and what it takes to be...

Prep Football: Findlay hangs on to capture opener

By DAVE HANNEMAN Staff Writer WHITEHOUSE — Emmanuel Mogolu was hoping to run some clock. Eighty yards later he was running across the goal line. “Yeah I was trying a little bit to run the clock,” said Mogolu, Findlay High’s junior running back. “But...

Prep Football: Findlay opens at Anthony Wayne

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER Findlay kicks off its 116th season of football on Friday when the Trojans travel north to battle Anthony Wayne in a non-conference matchup. Here’s a look at Findlay High’s opener: WHEN & WHERE: Friday, 7 p.m. at AW’s Schaller...