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OF sweeps H-L in doubleheader

OLD FORT - On a cold and wintry April day, the Old Fort bats took a while in each game Saturday to get going. Once they did, the Stockaders took two games (7-6 and 11-5) from Hopewell-Loudon in a non-league doubleheader.In game 1, Hopewell-Loudon got out to a 3-0 lead after one inning. It was ...

Dragons tally a record 26 runs against Hillsdale

It's fair to say the Tiffin bats have awakened. Over the past two games, the Dragons had amassed 40 runs, including 36 hits.While the Dragons scored 14 runs in their previous game against Cedarville, they did a little better Saturday as TU routed Hillsdale College, 26-10.The 26 runs were the ...

Calvert loses two in SC

MYRTLE BEACH, SC - The Senecas still are searching for their first win.Calvert continued its start to the season in Myrtle Beach by losing twice Thursday. They fell to Bishop Ireton 10-0, then got beaten by South Range, 18-6.In the first game, Christina Park took the loss, but she was done in ...

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GOLF: The Senior Golf League at Clinton Heights Golf Course is to start its 2016 season April 13. Tee off will be at 10 a.m., with sign in before 9:30 a.m. All seniors are welcome.n There will be an organizational meeting for the Napoli Pizza Wednesday Night League at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at ...

Tipples combine for six hits in Seneca East victory

ATTICA - Drewe and Braedon Tipple dominated at the plate Wednesday as the pair combined for six hits and three RBIs for Seneca East in an 11-5 Northern 10 Athletic Conference win over Buckeye Central.Drewe Tipple doubled and singled twice and drove in a pair of runs, while Braedon Tipple ...

TC opens season with win over New Riegel

NEW RIEGEL - Good defense and good base running will be key for Columbian this season and it was evident Wednesday in its opener at New Riegel. The Tornadoes began the 2016 campaign with a 4-2 non-league win.Macy Allen went the distance in the circle, giving up one earned run on five hits with ...

TU avenges earlier loss to Findlay

Tiffin wasted no time with Findlay as the Dragons jumped out to a quick 8-0 lead in the first half, on their way to a 20-9 blowout win Wednesday.Tori Nelson, Morgan Sherley, Emily Roussel and Amanda Flotteron each scored two goals apiece to make up the early run. Findlay scored five goals to ...

Clyde’s doubles down Bellevue

CLYDE - Bellevue held a 2-1 lead after singles play Wednesday, but Clyde swept the doubles play to edge Bellevue 3-2 in a non-league match.At first singles, Clyde's Nathan Strudthoff beat Jared Schnee, 6-1, 6-3. Bellevue's Tate Schoen topped Caleb Prunty, 6-2, 6-1, at No. 2 and Aaron Price ...

Raiders double up Warriors

SYCAMORE - Lakota jumped out to a 4-0 advantage after two innings Tuesday and kept Mohawk's explosive offense in check as the Raiders topped the Warriors 8-4 in a non-league contest.Mohawk scored three in the third off of homeruns by Cambria Kohlenberg and Hannah Kieffer, but the Raiders ...

No. 14 Heidelberg dominates Defiance

Marissa Smego had four hits and three RBIs, leading Heidelberg to a two-game sweep over Defiance in Tiffin.The No. 14 Student Princes clobbered the Yellow Jackets, 7-2 and 8-0. While Smego stood out at the plate over the two games, Mikaela Mitsch homered and drove in two runs, while Morgan ...

Rams boot Blue Jackets

UPPER SANDUSKY - Arik Schneider and Carson Mittermaier both had two RBIs to help Upper Sandusky spoil New Riegel's opener with a 7-1 non-league win.The Rams compiled 11 hits as Taylor Emerick, Derek Clark, Schneider, Mittermaier and Jevon Dible all had two. Emerick had a double as he also got ...

Tornadoes storm past Upper Sandusky, 5-0, in road match

UPPER SANDUSKY - Columbian didn't have much trouble with Upper Sandusky Tuesday as the Tornadoes swept the Rams 5-0.In singles play, TC's Ben Klepper beat Sam Duress, 6-0, 6-1 at No. 1, Hayden Stone topped Tommy Martin, 6-0, 6-3, at No. 2 and Dustin Digby defeated Alex Brodman, 6-1, 6-0, at No. ...

Warriors clamp down on Royals

SYCAMORE - Wynford had the game's only extra-base hit. It wasn't enough.Austin Shock gave up just three hits and a walk, and added a hit and run of his own Monday to help Mohawk grab a 4-1 Northern 10 Athletic Conference win against Wynford.The Warriors (2-1, 1-0 N10) scored single runs in the ...

Mohawk racks up 26 runs in opener

SYCAMORE - Chelsey Trusty led the way at the plate and Mohawk followed along Monday as the Warriors trounced Northern 10 Athletic Conference foe Wynford 26-4 in the season-opener for both.Trusty went 4 for 5 with two doubles, two runs and six RBIs.Cambria Kohlenberg added a 3-for-4 day with ...

Tigers gang up to claim title

ATTICA - Three Seneca East boys each won an individual event, then combined to help the Tigers claim a relay Saturday en route to the team capturing the Seneca East Tiger Relays.Cory Depinet won the pole vault (14-6), Brayden Walker took the high jump (6-0) and Brock Martin claimed the 100 ...

P-H sweeps away Chieftains

HAMLER - Patrick Henry started early in both games, and added a late surge in the second, on the way to overpowering Hopewell-Loudon 13-3 and 15-1 in the season-opening games for both teams.Alaina Gosche took the loss in each game for the Chieftains.The Patriots led 3-0 in the first inning of ...

Buckeye Central opens season on a roll

NEW WASHINGTON - Jacob Shade and Grant Loy scored twice in the first game, and Buckeye Central's offense kept rolling in the second Saturday as the Bucks swept Fremont St. Joe 8-1 and 14-1 in a pair of season-opening games.Shade went 2 for 3 with an RBI in the opening game and Loy also ...

Heidelberg rides big inning to top Denison

Heidelberg erupted for five runs in the bottom of the fifth and held on from there Saturday to beat Denison 6-4.The Student Princes (8-10) took a 1-0 lead in the second when T.J. Harnkess lined a two-out single to score Evan Long.Denison (7-3) threatened in the top of the fifth, getting two ...

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LEADERSHIP SENECA COUNTY 5K: The third annual Leadership Seneca County 5K is April 16 at 9 a.m. The registration fee is $25, and includes a dri-fit T-shirt and goodie bag. Registration on the day of the event costs $30. Sign in on the day of the run is at 8 a.m. The 5K is open to all ages. All ...

HU slides past Quakers, twice

Nationally-ranked Heidelberg opened Ohio Athletic Conference action Friday by storming past Wilmington College 11-3 and 8-0 in a doubleheader.Both games lasted just six innings, and kept Heidelberg (12-2, 2-0 OAC) unbeaten in the regular season at Frann's Field. The Student Princes are 14-0 on ...