Boys Basketball: Tough home BVC finish for Hardin Northern

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR DOLA — It was 60 days between Cory-Rawson’s first and second wins of the season. It only took three days to get win No. 3. Cory-Rawson had a huge edge in rebounds and used a second-quarter spurt to pull away from Hardin Northern for a...

Prep wrestling: Chieftains claim league title

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR VAN BUREN — All week, Hopewell-Loudon wrestling coach Travis Traxler stressed the importance of bonus points, pins, technical falls and major decisions. As it turned out, the Chieftains had many more points than they needed as Hopewell-Loudon...

BVC Wrestling: H-L pins down first league title

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR VAN BUREN — All week, Hopewell-Loudon wrestling coach Travis Traxler stressed the importance of bonus points, pins, technical falls and major decisions. As it turned out, the Chieftains had many more points than they needed as Hopewell-Loudon...

Prep Wrestling: Two-team race for BVC championship

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR It appears to be a two-horse race at the Blanchard Valley Conference wrestling championships. Van Buren and Hopewell-Loudon look to be the teams to beat when the first BVC wrestling tournament in more than 30 years gets underway at Van Buren on...

Mohawk wrestlers prep for No. 1 Delta

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR SYCAMORE — Don’t blame Mohawk senior wrestlers Kevin Lonsway and Arin Mullins for savoring the good times. And right now it’s all good for the Warriors’ wrestling team. Mohawk is one of just 24 schools across Ohio that will get...

TRAC wrestling: Trojans are fifth at league tourney

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR Even though seven Findlay High School wrestlers finished the day on the awards stand, there weren’t many smiling faces. The Trojans’ Justin Jolliff and Jimmy and Joey Staschiak reached championship matches and all three were defeated as...

TRAC Wrestling: Findlay trio finishes second

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR Even though seven Findlay High School wrestlers finished the day on the awards stand, there weren’t many smiling faces. The Trojans’ Justin Jolliff and Jimmy and Joey Staschiak reached championship matches and all three were defeated as...

Prep wrestling: Findlay set for TRAC championships

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR It’s already been a season to remember for Findlay High School senior wrestler Jimmy Staschiak. And yet there are a few things yet to accomplish like qualifying for state and winning a league championship. He’ll get his chance to check a...

Signing Day: Four area athletes sign with D-I schools

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR Four area athletes signed National Letters of Intent with Division I programs to highlight signing day for area seniors around the region. Two Findlay High School seniors will be taking their athletic talents to the Division I level as Spencer...

Prep Wrestling: Carey, Mohawk ready to rumble at regionals

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR Rarely have Carey and Mohawk’s wrestling teams met with so much at stake. And when they get together some 75 miles to the west at Wayne Trace tonight, the prize will be a spot in the finals of the Division III regional team tournament. Carey and...