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Bucks take N10 showdown

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SYCAMORE — Jenna Karl smashed 15 kills and tallied 12 digs, and Buckeye Central held on to beat Mohawk 25-18, 25-19, 25-10 in a season-opening matchup of Northern 10 Athletic Conference powers. Addie Ackerman had 39 assists and nine digs for the Bucks, while Emily Stump had 11 kills. Ally ...

Anderson races to Ice Breaker crown

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UPPER SANDUSKY — Columbian's Jacob Anderson won the boys race Tuesday to top area efforts at the Upper Sandusky Ice Breaker Invitational. Anderson crossed the line in 17:00.81 to help the Tornadoes upend Carey 131-164 for fourth in the 16-team field. Bay edged Mount Gilead 46-48 for the ...

Fliers open SBC play with 4-1 victory over Pirates

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CLYDE — Clyde swept the singles matches Tuesday to open Sandusky Bay Conference play with a 4-1 win against Sandusky Perkins. Heidi Marshall beat Serena Bruno 7-5, 6-3 at No. 1 singles for Clyde (2-1, 1-0 SBC), Jil Eisenblaetter rolled past Cassie Cebull 6-2, 6-2 at No. 2, and Siera Hisey ...

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BOWLING: Those interested in bowling in the Wednesday Morning League can call Ken Lofton at (419) 387-7126 or Heritage Lanes. League is open to men and women. Season starts Sept. 6 at 9 a.m. n The Rockets Bowling League meeting today is at 8 p.m. at Heritage Lanes. Individuals or five-person ...

Tornadoes sweep Little Giants

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FREMONT — Columbian got its third win in as many matches as the Tornadoes handled Fremont Ross in three games, 25-20, 25-19, 25-14. Addie Conti led the way for TC (3-0) with eight kills and 12 assists, while Emily Davis tacked on eight kills and five digs, Nikki Cole added 13 assists and ...

Tornadoes power past H-L, Seneca East

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ATTICA — Emily Davis hammered 18 kills and Niki Cole tossed up 29 assists Saturday to help Columbian beat Hopewell-Loudon 25-17, 25-14 and Seneca East 25-15, 25-15. Cole added two aces and Davis served one for the Tornadoes (2-0). Shayna Schwartz backed them with 18 digs, Addison Conti ...

TC starts season 1-0

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Columbian girls soccer started the season off right with a 5-0 win over Galion Saturday. The Tornadoes (1-0) got scoring quickly as Lexi Brady scored the first goal on an assist from Lydia Arnold. Taylor Krzyzak netted the second goal on a pass from Annie Rannigan and Arnold scored the last ...

Recapping the 2017 PGA Championship and other items

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If you missed this column last week I apologize. I have been under the weather the last ten days and was on a short leash. The situation was both good and bad. I was limited to watching TV and took in baseball, football, auto racing, the PGA Championship and the news. The sports portion of ...

Whippets win TC invite; Tornadoes claim fourth place

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Shelby took an easy win in the Columbian Seneca Hills Invitational on Friday. The Whippets carded a 326 with Huron 34 strokes behind at 360. Perkins claimed third with a 379 followed by Columbian's 392. Ava Sarka carded an 83 to help the Tornadoes claim fourth. Olivia Olinger followed with ...

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GOLF: Mike Hoffman and Doyle Magers lead the North Division with 28 1/2 points and Marc Strausser and Matt Hoke are tied with Brandon Stephens and Ryan Monahan with 31 points for the top spot in the South Division in the Baumann Two-Man Scramble Late League at Clinton Heights. Prizes went to ...

Co-medalists fuel Blue Jackets

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New Riegel had the top two players Thursday in a 173-181 Sandusky Bay Conference River Division win against Fremont St. Joe at Seneca Hills. Allan Acree and Aaron Hohman shot twin 41s for the Blue Jackets (3-1, 3-0 SBC River). Chris Acree chipped in a 45 for New Riegel and Jacob Theis shot ...

Calvert golf

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Coach: Joel Ardner, first season Returning letterwinners: Juniors Maddy Brown; Dominic Mangiola; Will Klepper. Others: Juniors Jacob Kin; Brayden Thomas. Freshman Jackson Cook. Outlook: Ardner is Calvert's third coach in as many seasons, and he has a small squad to work with. But the ...

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JV GOLF: Eric Theis and Brandon Seifert each shot a 52 and Darek Feindel had a 62 for New Riegel against Fremont St. Joe. GOLF: Wayne Moore, Paul E. Fey, Norm Blymyer, Gene Sherer and Gary Kroeger shot 7 under to win Thursday's Retirees League at Seneca Hills. Prizes went to Fey (closest to ...

Two close losses for TC

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For Columbian’s boys and girls teams, it was oh, so close. Ava Sarka shot a brilliant 39 Wednesday at Seneca Hills, but the Tornado girls were unable to hold off visiting Sandusky Perkins, and lost 184-187. In the boys match, the Pirates prevailed 170-172. For the TC girls, Sarka ...

Seneca East girls golf

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Editor’s note: Team pictures will run in the special fall sports section, which comes out Aug. 24. Coach: Brad Powers Returning letterwinners: Seniors Courtney Heiser; Madison Gerhardstein; Jamie Larick. Juniors Alivia Lucius; Moriah Love. Sophomore Taylor Greilich. Others: Senior ...

Doubles play keys Lady Red win over Huron

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BELLEVUE — After dropping the first two singles spots to Huron, Bellevue came back to take a 3-2 win Wednesday. Chole Brubaker fell to Katey Franks 6-3, 6-1 in the number one spot, while Ella Little dropped her match 6-1, 6-0 to Desiree Fisher at No. 2. Bellevue’s Summer Strunk had to ...

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JV GOLF: In a match at Sandusky St. Mary, New Riegel's Dalton Reinhart had a 48, Ethan Pahl and Brandon Seifert each had a 51, Darek Feindel had a 53 and Devin Nye had a 54. n In a match at Seneca Hills, Griffin Butning led TC with a 47, while Collin Anway added a 51, Garrett Bowers carded a ...

TC bunches scores to drop Redmen

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CLYDE — Bellevue had the medalist, but Columbian bunched its scores just a little better Tuesday to claim a 168-170 win at Sleepy Hollow. Trevor McCarthy fired a 40 to spark the winning Tornadoes (1-0). Braden Brown and Andrew Branson followed with twin 42s, and Greg Gase shot a 44. Jacob ...

On the chase

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PHOTO BY JONATHON BIRD Columbian’s Owen Goetz speeds by a trio of Edison defenders during a scrimmage at Frost-Kalnow Stadium Tuesday. The Chargers won, 3-0.

Flashes dispatch Rams

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UPPER SANDUSKY — With it still being early in the season, Upper Sandusky coach Aaron Frazee is still experimenting with the lineup for his squad. It didn't work out too well Tuesday as Willard swept the Ram,s 5-0. In singles, Willard’s Emma Moll beat Jodi Smalley 6-2, 3-6, 10-7 at No. ...