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Softball: Elmwood’s Ashley having a breakout season

By ANDY WOLF
STAFF WRITER

Madison Arnold is having a softball season better than she could’ve ever imagined.

On the surface, it appears to have come out of nowhere.

With a little closer look, the offensive eruption is a direct reflection of her extra offseason work and a reframed mindset.

The University of Findlay junior right fielder and Elmwood graduate has crushed 10 home runs

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Softball: Oilers are host, 8th seed for GLIAC tourney

By ANDY WOLF
STAFF WRITER
FINDLAY — It took until the final pitch of the last game.
The University of Findlay softball team is postseason bound for the fifth-straight season.
Destinie Keaton’s walkoff grand slam closed out a must-win game against Tiffin 6-2 last Friday and put the Oilers in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament as the eighth and final seed.
“I didn’t

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Football: Spring game gets new format

By ANDY WOLF
STAFF WRITER
Competition and continuity.
University of Findlay football coach Rob Keys has focused largely on those two aspects during this year’s spring practice period.
It’s led him to mix up the format of the annual spring game held 7 p.m. Friday at Donnell Stadium.
In an offense vs. defense format, the defense will start with a 24-0 lead.
The offense gets twelve

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Track and Field: Gumbs sisters took long road to success, UF

By ANDY WOLF
STAFF WRITER
Trevia and Tynelle Gumbs are inseparable.
They are twin sisters, after all.
Trevia is older by one minute and doesn’t let Tynelle forget it.
Natives of Puerto Rico who grew up in the British Virgin Islands, the twins are junior college transfers in their first season as throwers on the University of Findlay track and field team.
They spent their junior

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Track and Field: Maag happy to be home

By ANDY WOLF
STAFF WRITER

Blaine Maag found exactly what he needed.

He had to come home to get it.

The former star athlete from Columbus Grove sought the benefits of a homecoming when he joined on as an assistant coach for the University of Findlay track and field team.

He works primarily with the throwers and handles a lot of responsibilities with recruiting.

“Right now,

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Men’s Basketball: Bellarmine sinks UF in Sweet 16

By ANDY WOLF
STAFF WRITER

LOUISVILLE, KY — Second-ranked Bellarmine threw two runs at the No. 25 University of Findlay in Tuesday’s NCAA Division II Sweet 16 matchup — one in each half.

The Oilers matched the first to trail 41-39 at halftime.

The Knights opened the second half on a 14-4 run to reignite their home crowd at Knights Hall.

Bellarmine led by double

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Men’s Basketball: Oilers seeking elite company

By ANDY WOLF
STAFF WRITER
When Charlie Ernst was walking off the floor after Sunday’s NCAA Division II regional semifinal victory over Ferris State, he had a moment to reflect on how much he and his team had overcome.
The head coach of the 25th-ranked University of Findlay men’s basketball team pondered not just on the loss of two injured starters but a

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Men’s Basketball: Oilers defeat Ferris, reach Sweet 16

By ANDY WOLF
STAFF WRITER

How sweet it is.

The No. 25-ranked University of Findlay men’s basketball team is back in the Sweet 16 for the first since its 2009 national title run.

The Oilers led the final 14 minutes to edge No. 14 Ferris State 68-63 in the Division II regional semifinals Sunday at Bellarmine University in Louisville, Kentucky.

“What it means is that

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Men’s Basketball: Oilers find a way for tourney win

By ANDY WOLF
STAFF WRITER
Down 10 points with 10 minutes to go?
The No. 25-ranked University of Findlay men’s basketball team turned to the same blueprint it had all season long.
The Oilers, again, willed their way back and Tyler Stern-Tucker got the game-winning layup with 5 seconds remaining to stun No. 16 Southern Indiana in the first round of the Division II

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