Cross country: Knights’ Pisarsky wins home meet

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR Last season Van Buren’s Autumn Pisarsky ran with the lead pack. It’s been a different story for the soft-spoken Black Knights’ junior this year. That’s because she’s leading the pack. Pisarsky ran away from a solid field...

Prep Cross Country: VB’s Pisarsky wins Van Buren Invite

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR Last season Van Buren’s Autumn Pisarsky simply ran with the lead pack. It’s been a different story for the soft-spoken Black Knight junior this year. That’s because she’s leading the pack. Pisarsky ran away from a solid field...

Prep girls soccer: Rams, Black Knights tie 1-1

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR UPPER SANDUSKY — Upper Sandusky wanted to keep its unbeaten season intact. Van Buren didn’t want to lose and risk falling out of the race for the North Central Ohio Soccer Association girls championship. Both teams accomplished their...

Prep Cross Country: Ottoville’s Siefker, Carey boys win Grove Invite

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR COLUMBUS GROVE — Ottoville’s Brendan Siefker got the early lead and ran with it. Boy, did he ever. Siefker ran away from the pack on his way to the boys Gray Division individual championship at Saturday’s Columbus Grove Invitational...

Prep Cross Country: Ottoville’s Siefker, Carey boys win Grove Invite

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR COLUMBUS GROVE — Ottoville’s Brendan Siefker got the early lead and ran with it. Boy, did he ever. Siefker ran away from the pack on his way to the boys Gray Division individual championship at Saturday’s Columbus Grove Invitational...

Prep football: Knights’ comeback falls short

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR HARROD — Down two touchdowns and forced to get on a bus to Allen East early Saturday morning to resume a Friday night suspended football game, Van Buren had every reason to bag the final two quarters against the Mustangs. The Black Knights...

Prep Football: Van Buren comeback falls short in loss to Allen East

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR HARROD — Down two touchdowns, getting on a bus to Allen East early Saturday morning to resume a football game suspended late Friday night, Van Buren had every reason to bag the final two quarters against the Mustangs. They didn’t. Van...

Prep boys golf: Van Buren starts season with win at L-B Invite

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR ARLINGTON — If the results of Friday’s Liberty-Benton Invitational are any indication, it’s going to be another big year for Van Buren’s boys golf team. Brandon Wehrle and Hunter Foltz posted top four individual finishes to...

Prep golf: Schneider takes over as Findlay girls coach

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR There is a new face in charge of the Findlay High School girls golf program. The players swinging the clubs, though, will be seasoned veterans. The new Findlay High girls golf coach is Norwalk native Hannah Schneider. Schneider brings a wealth of golf...

Boys golf: Numbers, experience thin for Findlay High

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR Findlay High School head golf coach Charlie “Doc” Spragg is looking for a few more bodies for the boys team as the Trojans prepare to open a new season. “We’re excited to start the year, but we’re a little frustrated...