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Football: 2017 was a learning experience

By ANDY WOLF

STAFF WRITER

The only way to move forward is to forget the past.

The University of Findlay football team did experience a pretty memorable 2017, however.

The Oilers not only made the NCAA Division II playoffs for the first time but picked up a win along the way.

UF head coach Rob Keys feels the Oilers have done a good job not

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Volleyball: Scherger hopes Oilers have special season

By ANDY WOLF

STAFF WRITER

Kara Scherger has a special senior season in mind.

The New Riegel grad and libero on the University of Findlay volleyball team has done her share in helping the Oilers remain a formidable squad.

Last year, UF won 28 matches, its most since 2003, before bowing to Rockhurst in the second round of the NCAA Division II Midwest Regional.

“We’re

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Men’s Soccer: Team is on the upswing

By ANDY WOLF

STAFF WRITER

The University of Findlay men’s soccer team really didn’t know how good it could be last season.

The wins kept coming.

The Oilers finished with a 13-6 record for their winningest season since reaching the Division II Final Four in 2003 (10-6-5).

They also came three points shy of a Great Midwest Athletic Conference title, finishing third at 11-3 in

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Golf: Torres aiming to finish as All-Americann

By ANDY WOLF
STAFF WRITER
Makenzie Torres has one goal left to achieve this season.
The University of Findlay junior golfer is aiming to be All-America.
To do so, she’ll need a top-10 finish in the NCAA Division II women’s golf championships at Bay Oaks Country Club in Houston. She is scheduled to tee off at 8:40 a.m. today.
“My expectations have definitely got greater

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Baseball: Oilers in postseason for first time since 2018

By ANDY WOLF
STAFF WRITER
“Big dawgs” gotta eat.
So says the University of Findlay baseball team.
The Oilers carried the mantra with them since opening day and have qualified for the postseason for the first time in 10 years.
Findlay (22-15) will face Kentucky Wesleyan (27-19) at 1:30 p.m. today in the opening round of the Great Midwest Athletic Conference tournament at Prasco Park

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Football: Spring game set for Saturday

By ANDY WOLF
STAFF WRITER
It’s been the coldest spring Rob Keys can remember as long as he’s been coaching.
But the spring practices must go on.
The University of Findlay football team will have its annual spring game 7 p.m. Saturday at Donnell Stadium. Admission to the game is free.
“It’s a chance for our guys to get more live reps and do it

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Men’s Basketball: Oilers losing four very accomplished seniors

By ANDY WOLF
STAFF WRITER
A total of 324 starts. Over 400 games played.
The University of Findlay men’s basketball team’s core of four seniors logged thousands of minutes in their careers while achieving plenty individually and as a team.
The respective careers of Austin Gardner, Martyce Kimbrough, Elijah Kahlig and Taren Sullivan came to an end Tuesday.
The Oilers fell in the Sweet 16 for

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Men’s Basketball: Oilers beat Drury in tourney opener

By ANDY WOLF
STAFF WRITER
BIG RAPIDS, Mich. — As the second half wore on, University of Findlay men’s basketball coach Charlie Ernst saw his team’s tournament experience shine through.
The Oilers trailed by four points at halftime Saturday then outscored Drury 50-27 over the next 20 minutes.
Behind Taren Sullivan’s 26 points, Findlay posted a decisive 84-65 victory in the opening round of

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Women’s Basketball: Horstman, Englebrecht set tone for leadership

By ANDY WOLF
STAFF WRITER
Seniors Lynsey Englebrecht and Haley Horstman sat on either side of their head coach Jim Wiedie at the press conference following the University of Findlay women’s basketball team’s loss to Drury in the first round of the NCAA tournament.
Wiedie opened with how hard his team played.
He didn’t take too long to get to complimenting the two seniors who

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