BLOOMDALE — Elmwood struck first with a run in the bottom of the first inning and Braden Dauterman fired a 13-strikeout no-hitter as the Royals defeated Bluffton 1-0 in a Division III first round district baseball game at Elmwood onRead more
DOLA — Hardin Northern racked up 35 runs on 39 hits while sweeping Lima Perry 19-0 and 16-1, both in five innings, in a Northwest Central Conference softball doubleheader Wednesday.
With the wins, Hardin Northern clinches a share of the NWCC
By DAVE HANNEMAN
Ashland softball coach Bill Herman had to hand it to pitching ace Bryanna Masters for coming through the way she did in Wednesday’s 2-1 Division I district quarterfinal win over Findlay.
He could have given credit to the
TOLEDO — Singles wins by Matt Munoz and Sam Giedeman and a doubles victory by Andre Hoffman and Logan Tichenor earned Findlay High School’s boys tennis team a 3-2 win over state-ranked Ottawa Hills on Wednesday.
Munoz beat Andrew Lyon 6-0,
ARLINGTON — Continental managed just four hits Tuesday but the Pirates took advantage of 11 walks to defeat Arlington 7-6 in a Division IV first-round district game.
The 12th-seeded Pirates (5-15) advance to play at No. 3 Miller City at 5Read more
METAMORA — Patrick Henry’s Natalie Herder finished second in the high jump while teammate Audrey Austermiller placed second in the discus as the Patriots’ girls track team sits in second place after the first day of the Northwest Ohio AthleticRead more
By SCOTT COTTOS
ARCADIA — As Arcadia head coach Dereck Uitto and his assistant coach and father, Dave, walked slowly away from the baseball field, they entered the mind of their St. Wendelin counterpart, Bret Mathias.
“Dereck and Dave — I
LEIPSIC — In a battle of one-loss Blanchard Valley Conference teams, Leipsic outlasted Liberty-Benton 6-5 in a 10-inning thriller on Tuesday.
Tyler Hiegel, who finished with three singles, played hero for the Vikings with the walkoff single to right center scoring
DOLA — Hardin Northern turned the second inning into a merry-go-round round the bases on Tuesday, scoring 20 times in the inning and rolling to a 22-6 win over Cory-Rawson in a Division IV softball tournament game.
Ashton Dye (1B, HR,
Area League Track Preview Capsules
WHEN: Today, 2 p.m. (all field events, 3,200 relay final and all prelim races); Friday, 7 p.m. (running event finals).
WHERE: Evergreen High School.
DEFENDING TEAM CHAMPS: Wauseon boys and girls.
WHAT TO WATCH: Patrick Henry’s boys and