Prep Football: Columbus Grove ground game beats Calvert (with video)

Columbus Grove’s Joey Warnecke helped lead the Bulldogs to a 17-7 win over Tiffin Calvert at Donnell Stadium in Findlay on Saturday. By TED RADICK staff writer Finesse be damned, both Tiffin Calvert and Columbus Grove came into Saturday’s Division VII, Region 24...

Prep Football: Wynford ends Knights’ run (with video)

Van Buren’s season ended in Tiffin, as the Black Knights fell to Wynford 25-15 on Friday night, Nov. 14, 2014. By TED RADICK staff writer TIFFIN — The Wynford Royals weren’t used to a game like this. Not used to a team meeting it at the line of scrimmage, and...

Prep football: L-B defense shuts down Delta

By TED RADICK STAFF WRITER Delta’s football team came into Saturday’s Region 16 quarterfinal at Liberty-Benton boasting some gaudy rushing statistics. Running out of the Panthers’ Wing-T set, Bailey Storeholder, Jesse Beverly and Dylan Nostrant had combined for...

Prep Football: L-B shuts down Delta

By TED RADICK STAFF WRITER Delta’s football team came into Saturday’s Region 16 quarterfinal at Liberty-Benton boasting some gaudy rushing statistics. Running out of the Panthers’ Wing-T set, Bailey Storeholder, Jesse Beverly and Dylan Nostrant had combined for...

Prep football: Black Knights crown LCC

  By TED RADICK Staff Writer ADA — Ahead by a score with less than a minute until halftime Friday, Van Buren coach Kevin Shoup decided to roll the dice. The Black Knights were on their 21 and could easily have kneeled and taken a 21-13 lead over Lima Central Catholic...

Division III boys soccer: Fort Jennings falls in regional final

By TED RADICK Staff Writer Fleet afoot and technically skilled, Mansfield Christian came in with a simple game plan in Saturday’s Division III boys regional soccer final at Findlay High’s Elmer Graham Stadium. The Flames wanted to get the ball, keep the ball and not...

Regional Boys Soccer: Fort Jennings falls to Mansfield Christian

By TED RADICK Staff Writer Fleet afoot and technically skilled, Mansfield Christian came in with a simple game plan in Saturday’s Division III boys regional soccer final at Findlay High’s Elmer Graham Stadium. The Flames wanted to get the ball, keep the ball and not...

Prep Football: A Knight to remember

By TED RADICK Staff Writer PANDORA — Hundreds, perhaps thousands, of Van Buren football players have taken the field over the years. None had the chance to play in Week 11. Until now. With a 20-0 victory over Pandora-Gilboa on Friday, the Black Knights clinched the first...

Boys Soccer: Fort Jennings cruises to regional final

By TED RADICK STAFF WRITER TIFFIN — Greed can be good, especially when it means controlling possession in a soccer game. Fort Jennings played keep-away from Swanton in Wednesday’s Division III regional semifinal at Tiffin’s Frost-Kalnow Stadium, and the result...

Prep Football: Red Devils pass BVC test

By TED RADICK staff writer ARLINGTON — Down 21-0 to Arlington in the second quarter Friday, the McComb Panthers were far from out. McComb put together a scoring drive capped by Clay Grubb’s 9-yard run. Arlington, though, responded with a touchdown on it’s next...