Briefs 7-19


TIFFIN SAINTS: The Tiffin Saints semi-pro baseball team will welcome manager Bill Madlock with a dinner served by Reino’s Aug. 30 at AMVETS at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $30. The menu is lasagna, fettuccine alfredo, salad, breadsticks, dessert, lemonade, coffee and an all-you-can-eat buffet. Team T-shirts and photos with Madlock will also be available. Players intending to tryout should attend.

RACING: Lance Dewease dominated the University of Northwestern Ohio All Star Circuit of Champions race Wednesday at Fulton Speedway in Fulton, N.Y., leading all 30 laps. The win and Dale Blane’s fifth in the race increased Dewease’s lead in the UNOH All Star Eastern Region standings with three races left. Dewease now has 30 career UNOH All Star wins. Meanwhile, Stewart Frierson stormed from his No. 10 starting spot to take second, followed by Tim Shaffer and Danny Holtgraver.

BASEBALL: The Tiffin D Fall League is open to players 10-13-years old. Ten-year-olds must turn 11 before May 1, 2013 and must not have turned 13 before May 1, 2014. Cost is $50. For more information, call Jeff Hohman at (419) 448-7321 or Lonny Chalfin at (419) 618-2098.

n Bowling Green Youth Baseball is taking applications for the 2013 All-Star Baseball Tournament for the following age divisions: 9-10, 11-12, 13-14. It is round-robin play with a four- to six-game guarantee.

n The 10th annual Robert Bo Reid Memorial Tournament is July 27-28 for 10-under, 12-under and 14-under teams. The tournament has round-robin play, with a three-game guarantee. Cost is $275. For more information or to register, contact Brad Lonsway at or (419) 443-5440.

BASKETBALL: Calvert’s camp for both boys and girls is July 22-24 at Calvert High. Grades 6-8 will go from 8-10 a.m. while grades 3-5 are 10 a.m.-noon. For more information, call Ted Willman at (419) 934-3168.

HOPEWELL-LOUDON: Athletes and parents should check the Pre-Season Information link on the school’s website at for fall sports information, as well as view all required videos and bring all required forms to the meeting July 22 at 7 p.m. For more information, E-mail Athletic Director Steve Suter at

GOLF: The second annual Swing For A Cure For Alex, which benefits United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation, is Aug. 17 at Seneca Hills with an 8:30 a.m. shotgun start. Cost is $50 per person or $200 per four-person team, which includes golf, cart and lunch. Baumann Auto Group is sponsoring a hole-in-one at No. 18, with the prize being $10,000 toward the purchase of a new vehicle. Players must register by July 29. For more information or to register, E-mail Laura Sendelbach at or call Bob Grothaus at (419) 448-4670.

n The Kyle Tanner Memorial Open, formerly S.S. Patrick & Andrew Open, is Sept. 15 at Nature Trails. Cost is $40 per player or $160 per four-person team and includes greens fees, cart and lunch. For more information or to register, call Doug Tanner at (419) 937-2823. To become a sponsor or donate a prize, call Tanner at (419) 937-2823 or Cindy Brubaker at (419) 937-2496.

n Today’s Retirees League at Clinton Heights is being moved back because of the heat. Players will sign in by 7:30 a.m. and tee off at 8 a.m.

n Gary Lynch and Fred Smith shot a 33 for the low round in the Jeffrey Jewelry Monday Night Two-Man Best-Ball League at Seneca Hills. Prizes went to Gerry Fredricks (long putt No. 15) and Smith (closest in two No. 10).

n The team of Ron Brickner, Jeremy Schumm and Doug Tanner carded a 38 for low gross in the P.J. Brickhouse League at Loudon Meadows. Prizes went to Dale Thaxton, (long putt No. 16), Schumm (closest in two No. 17) and Bill Norris (closest to pin No. 18).

n Mark and Mike Griffin won the second-third with 32 1/2 points at the Baumann’s Wednesday Night League at Clinton Heights. Prizes went to Aaron Scherer (long putt No. 2), Matt Hunter (closest to pin No. 5), Ryan Cheveliar (closest in two No. 6) and Mark Griffin (closest in two No. 7).

n Will Rennells and Chad Dunlap lead the Old Fort Ex-Hi Baumann League with 41 points. Prizes went to Mark Strasser (closest in three No. 13), Dulap (long putt No. 16) and Dennis Yoakum (closest to pin No. 17).

n Mark O’Reilly and John Bing lead the early flight Reineke League at Clinton Heights with 30 points. Prizes went to Eric Williams (long putt No. 12), Zach Allen (closest to pin No. 14), Chris Aichholz (long drive No. 16), Billy Diehm (closest in three No. 17) and Williams (closest in two No. 18).

n Dutch Edeburn, Jeff Wise, Dick Rochester and Brian Krauss shot 6-under to win Thursday’s Retirees League at Seneca Hills. Prizes went to Keith Breidinger (long putt No. 12) and Edeburn (closest to pin No. 16).

COLUMBIAN GOLF: The team will hold a meeting at 7 p.m. July 22 in the Tiffin Middle School library for players and parents. Paperwork will be passed out. Athletic forms and physical forms can be turned in at the meeting. Forms can be downloaded at the school’s webpage. For more information, contact coach Tony Vasko at or (567) 230-2603.

CALVERT GOLF: The team needs players – boys and girls – for the upcoming season. Call coach Bob Williams at (419) 937-6500.

RUNNING: The Sulphur Springs 5K, held in conjunction with the Liberty Township Firemen’s Festival, is July 26 at 7 p.m. in Sulphur Springs, located 6 1/2 miles northeast of Bucyrus on SR 98. Cost is $9 for those pre-registered by July 19 and $14 on race day. For more information or to register, call Walter Schimpf at (419) 562-6173 or Charles McCallister at (419) 562-6388, send an E-mail to or visit

FOOTBALL: Tiffin Little League Football will hold a draft July 27 at 10 a.m. at the AMVETS Shelter at Hedges-Boyer Park. Cheerleader sign-ups will occur at the same time. The league is for Seneca County fourth through seventh graders. For more information, call Paul Shoemaker at (419) 618-4058.

n Bulldawgs Youth Football for grades 4-7 is July 27 at Frost-Kalnow Stadium from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Bring all registration papers. For more information, call (419) 934-0002.