Briefs 7-29


HOLE-IN-ONE: Dave Gase aced the 144-yard par-3 No. 5 at Clinton Heights with a 9-iron.s

TIFFIN MIDDLE SCHOOL: Cross country practice will begin from 9-11 a.m. Friday at Frost-Kalnow track. All athletes must have physicals and emergency medical forms filled out to practice. For more information, call Justin Depinet at (419) 618-2063.

n Football practice begins Monday at 5 p.m. Eighth graders should report to the visitors side of Frost-Kalnow Stadium. Players must have a current physical in order to participate. For more information, call (567) 230-2233.

COLUMBIAN GOLF: Columbian will hold an informational player and parent meeting at 5:30 p.m. Monday in the Tiffin Middle School library for those interested in playing golf. Paperwork, schedules and tryout information will be passed out and discussed. For more information, call (567) 230-2603.

FALL SPORTS MEETING: St. Wendelin will hold its fall OHSAA mandatory sports meeting for all student-athletes at 7 p.m. today in the Parish Life Center. One parent for each student must attend. A coach’s meeting for each team will follow with a video and brief discussion.

ALUMNI SOCCER: Columbian will hold its alumni game 6:30 p.m. Aug. 8 at Frost-Kalnow Stadium. Any alumni who played for Columbian are invited to play against this year’s team. Alumni are asked to wear a blue shirt.

BASEBALL: The Northern Ohio Storm 10U/11U travel team will hold tryouts Aug. 10 at 1 p.m. at Oakley Park in Tiffin for the spring and summer 2015 season. Players age 9-11 are welcome to tryout. For more information, call (567) 230-6072 or (567) 207-7508 or go to www.facebook/nosbaseball.

SOFTBALL: The Lake Erie Waves 14U travel team will hold tryouts for the 2014-15 season Aug. 9-10 at 2 p.m. at Castalia’s Lions Park. Players should arrive at least 30 minutes prior to tryouts. For more information, call Bill Yost at (419) 515-9296 or Mike Williamson at (419) 603-7687.

YOUTH FOOTBALL: The Tiffin BullDawgs are registering third through seventh grade players. For more information, contact Joseph Goodman at (419) 934-0002 or

n Tiffin Flag Football will register players in grades 2-6 for teams at Frost-Kalnow Stadium 9-10 a.m. Saturday and 6-7 p.m. Aug. 13. Cost is $35 per player. Practices will occur Tuesday evenings and Saturday mornings, beginning Aug. 26. For more information, E-mail

GOLF: Local 533 retirees and employees will hold their golf outing Aug. 17 at Nature Trails, with an 8 a.m. shotgun start. Golf and food is provided. Cart rental is $10. For more information, call the union office at (419) 436-5814 or Tray Trautman at (419) 701-9850.

n Rob Haver and Scott Haver edged Russ Eborg and Scott Swartz 32-31 1/2 for the final third crown in the Tuesday Afternoon Two-Man Scramble League at Clinton Heights. Len Goshe and Howard Hohman claimed the cumulative points title with 81 points. Ron Kern and Carl Rainey shot a 29 for the low gross. Prizes went to Hohman (closest in two No. 2), Kern (long drive No. 3, long putt No. 7) and Lou Brickner (closest in three No. 9).

n Carla Siebenaller ended closest in three at No. 12 in the Seneca Hills Tuesday Morning Ladies League. Nita Doran hit the longest drive in the fairway off the yellow tees at No. 17, and Carol Shook had the longest first putt holed at No. 18.

n The Carey Area Chamber of Commerce will host its 16th annual Golf Outing at Lakeland Golf Course on Sept. 6 at 8 a.m. Cost is $50 per person (lunch included) and will be a four-person scramble. Deadline for entry is Sept. 2. Checks can be made payable to Carey Area Chamber of Commerce.

RUNNING: Heidelberg University’s inaugural Mustache Mania 5K Run/Walk and Mile Fun Run Race is Aug. 9. Registration runs 7:30-8:30 a.m. at Seiberling Gymnasium, with races at 9 a.m. Cost is $20 for the 5K and $7 for the Fun Run, which is for runners age 14 and under. For more information, call (419) 448-2100.