GLIAC loses five members; Ashland, Tiffin staying in conference

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER BAY CITY, Mich. — The Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference will lose over a third of its membership with the announcement on Monday that five schools, including the University of Findlay, were breaking from the league to join the...

Legion baseball: Adolph, Findlay top Sandusky, 8-6

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER Orange and black were Ross Adolph’s colors during his prep baseball career at Van Buren. But he’s playing for the Findlay Legion team now, and when he came to the plate in the bottom of the seventh inning on Wednesday, all he was seeing...

Prep baseball: Miller City aced out

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER HAMLER — Jake Greer tossed and turned a lot Thursday night. But, it’s a good bet the Hicksville freshman slept like a baby on Friday. Greer is still too young to drive, and likely was on a Pony League roster a year ago. But the...

Prep Baseball: Miller City advances to regional final

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER HAMLER — Miller City’s Ross Lehman had an atypical game on the pitching mound on Thursday. But the rest of his game was typically clutch. Lehman faced just seven Toledo Christian batters in Thursday’s Division IV regional baseball...

Prep Tennis: Teatsorth ready for his return to state

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER It was only one year ago that Reid Teatsorth qualified for the OHSAA state tennis tournament. But the difference in the player, then and now, can’t be measured in mere days, weeks and months. “Reid Teatsorth, as a junior, was in awe of...

Prep baseball: McComb returns to regional

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER Repeats are nice Three-peats are better. Time only knows where McComb’s baseball team will go from there. Until three years ago, McComb had rarely reached the district tournament and never gotten past the semifinals. At the Marathon Diamonds on...

Prep baseball: McComb rally clips Arcadia

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER McComb’s Dakota LaRue was looking for just one thing Wednesday. “A hit,” as he put it. Only later could they add the adjective “game-winning” to it. LaRue drove in the tying run with a one-out single to center in the...

Prep softball: Findlay can’t hang with powerful Springfield

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER MAUMEE — Findlay High’s softball team was beaten, battered and bullied by a powerhouse Springfield squad on Tuesday. But the light laughter and easy smiles on the faces of the players breaking their final post-game huddle said this was a...

Prep Track: Findlay High teams finish second in TRAC meet

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER Findlay’s boys and girls track teams weren’t crowned champions of the 2015 Three Rivers Athletic Conference championship. But as they left Findlay’s Cooper Tire Track and Field Complex on Friday, they probably felt like they were....

Prep Track: Findlay hoping for solid TRAC meet

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER Emily Stahl will be studying medicine at John Hopkins University next fall. But it’s law, Newton’s first when it comes to physics to be exact, that best describes her approach to running. “Yeah, it is like inertia, because once you...