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HU routs Alma, 40-7

The Heidelberg wrestling squad returned home after competing on the road for the beginning portion of the season. In Friday night's home opener against Alma College, the 'Berg earned four pins en route to a 40-7 victory over the Scots. The middle of the lineup seemed to dominate the ...

Ardner, Jury key H-L in 4th

MOUNT BLANCHARD — Trent Ardner and Jordyn Jury sparked Hopewell-Loudon in a key fourth quarter Friday as the Chieftains beat Blanchard Valley Conference foe Riverdale 60-51. The teams entered halftime knotted a 22 and H-L led 33-32 after the third period before pulling away. Ardner scored ...

Dragons grind out overtime victory

There wasn’t a signature shot or even a single moment that defined Tiffin’s 79-76 overtime victory over Wayne State Thursday at the Gillmor Center. Rather, the Dragons just managed to stay with the Warriors. With six seconds left in regulation and down by a point, Deidre McKay split a ...

Warriors hit Key shots in close win

Tiffin played tough, with intensity and well enough to win Thursday night here against Wayne State. It just didn’t happen. The Dragons went 14 of 26 from the free throw line as they dropped the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference contest, 70-68. “We continued to play hard and ...

Slow start can’t stop Lady Red from dominating Ontario

BELLEVUE — Bellevue had a slow start, but the Redmen rolled from there.Ontario led 5-2 at the first stop, but Bellevue took control with an 18-4 surge in the second Thursday on the way to a 48-25 Northern Ohio League victory. Casey Santoro led everyone with 17 points for the the Redmen. ...

George sparks TC in victory over Willard

WILLARD — Spencer George rolled a 414 series and three teammates each ended with a 345 or better Thursday as Columbian beat Willard 2,610-2,416 in Northern Ohio League play at Dynasty Lanes. George sparked the Tornadoes (1-1, 1-1 NOL) with games of 206 and 208 in the individual portion of ...

Briefs

BOWLING: The high score of 202 and high series of 398 for the men was earned by Bob Reinhart in the Allen Eiry Center League on Wednesday. The women's high score was earned by Betty Sendelbach's 161. The women's high series was earned by Christine Smith with a 280. Splits were converted by ...

Heidelberg unable to hold lead against BW

BEREA — Heidelberg was a few plays away from a 2-0 Ohio Athletic Conference start, and a road win over a top 25 foe. But Baldwin Wallace ended those hopes. Despite leading by 14 points at halftime. and despite a 21-point, 11 rebound effort from Myron Prewitt, the Student Princes ...

Miller scores 16 points as Panthers take down Fliers in Sandusky

SANDUSKY — Conner Long led all scorers with 18 points, but it wasn't enough for Clyde, which fell to Sandusky St. Mary, 58-68, Wednesday. The Fliers' Derick Harrah followed with 13 points and earned the double-double as he snatched up 11 rebounds. Other top scorers for the Fliers were ...

Truckers turn back TC late

Columbian’s boys rallied in the final three baker games, but Norwalk held on for the 2,800-2,775 win Tuesday at Heritage Lanes. Meanwhile, Norwalk’s girls won 2,298-1,677. The Truckers led 1,853-1,748 after the individual portion of the boys match and took the first two baker ...

Briefs

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Shelby beat Columbian 80-36 in Northern Ohio League play. Jada Reeves and Maddie Brisendine both tossed in 12 points for the Tornadoes (2-3, 0-2 NOL) in the loss. Abby Dryfuse added 11 rebounds. JV GIRLS BASKETBALL: Carey beat Colonel Crawford 36-22.n Bellevue beat Upper ...

Blue Jackets get by H-L

NEW RIEGEL — Brianna Gillig continued her scorching start to the season Tuesday, as she put up 30 points and 11 rebounds in New Riegel's 59-46 win over Hopewell-Loudon. Gillig made three 3-pointers, adding three steals and two assists. Hopewell-Loudon stayed close to the Blue ...

Bellevue takes over game with Tornadoes

BELLEVUE — Abby Dryfuse stopped and fired a jumper, then watched the ball fall through the hoop. The buzzer sounded and the first quarter was over.Behind 12 points from the sophomore — which included three consecutive baskets in the final minute of the period — the Tornadoes had taken a ...

Blue Devils take OT thriller

ARCADIA — Carey erased an eight-point halftime deficit by doubling up Arcadia in the third quarter, then edged the Redskins 6-3 in overtime Saturday to claim a 57-54 victory. Arcadia (2-1) entered halftime up 28-20, but the Blue Devils (1-1) tied the game with a 16-8 scoring run in the ...

Efficiency leads to HU win over Otterbein

Heidelberg’s women turned in a solid day of shooting Saturday on the way to beating Ohio Athletic Conference foe Otterbein 77-60. The Student Princes shot the ball efficiently from the field (50 percent), beyond the arc (68.8 percent) and from the free throw line (69.2 percent). Maddie ...

Crimson Streaks blow by Senecas in SBC River clash

With a weird start time on at 6 p.m. Saturday, and no junior varsity game before it, Fremont St. Joe came out a little slow and lacking of energy. But once they started to make some shots and picked up the tempo offensively, the Crimson Streaks woke up and raced past Calvert in a 53-30 Sandusky ...

Calvert, Hopewell-Loudon each earn pair of seconds

GIBSONBURG — Calvert's Connor Kwiat and Joe Shirley and Hopewell-Loudon's Chance Mason and Logan Holcomb each finished second Saturday at the Golden Bear Invitational. Kwiat (4-1) earned his runner-up finish at 170 pounds for the Senecas and Shirley (3-1) matched him at 195. Mason and ...

3s help Chieftains top Polar Bears, claim Tip-Off title

BASCOM — Hopewell-Loudon used a definite 3-point advantage to claim the lead Saturday en route to beating Hardin Northern 57-40 for the H-L Chieftain Tip-Off Classic. The Chieftains (2-0) hit seven 3-pointers in the first half to open a 34-12 lead by intermission. They finished 12 for 34 ...

Calvert’s Harris sets meet mark, wins twice

LIMA — Taylor Harris set a meet record in one race and won another Saturday to help Calvert’s girls claim second at the Thunderbird Invitational. Harris won the 100 fly in a meet record time of 1:02.61, and added a win in the 100 breast (1:11.34). Kennedy Smith, Alana Kennedy, Erin ...

Seneca East came ready to play Friday night, but the same cannot be said about Calvert, which started the season with a sluggish effort. The Tigers led the whole game, including a 10-2 run to start the contest, as Seneca East went on the road and topped the Senecas 56-45 in the season opener ...