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Hurley pitches, Harper powers Mohawk

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SYCAMORE — The way Mohawk has been hitting recently, it probably doesn’t need great pitching. But it never hurts to get it, especially come postseason time. Makenna Hurley was rolling in the Division IV district quarterfinals Tuesday against Wynford in Sycamore. The junior retired the ...

Fliers toss aside Little Giants

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FREMONT — Hunter Schwochow twirled a gem and Chase Arndt belted two hits Thursday as Clyde tuned up for today's postseason tournament game against Port Clinton by thumping Fremont Ross 8-1. Schwochow tossed a one-hitter, fanning four allowing a walk and an earned run for the Fliers, the top ...

Heidelberg opens OAC tournament with rain-soaked loss to ONU

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BEREA — Two rain delays and Ohio Northern’s bats proved too challenging Thursday for Heidelberg in a 9-5 loss in the opening round of the Ohio Athletic Conference Tournament. Weather permitting, the second-seeded Student Princes will play No. 1 seed Baldwin Wallace in an elimination game ...

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TOURNAMENT SOFTBALL GAMES POSTPONED: Upper Sandusky's game with Vermilion has been rescheduled for Saturday at noon at Upper Sandusky. * New Riegel's game with North Baltimore has been rescheduled for today at 5 p.m. at New Riegel. GOLF: The team of Dick Rochester, Dave Everhart, Paul E. ...

Catching on

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PHOTO BY JILL GOSCHE Old Fort's Emily Hull catches a fly ball during the District IV district quarterfinal softball game against Calvert at Old Fort Thursday evening. The game was suspended due to rain with one out in the top of the fourth and the Senecas leading 2-1. The game will be resumed ...

Blue Devils power past Wynford

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CAREY — Ian Yeater drove in three runs and Jordan Dasher and Carter Frederick each scored twice Wednesday to spark Carey’s 5-3 Northern 10 Athletic Conference win against Wynford. Both teams scored twice in the first inning, with the Blue Devils adding single runs in the second, third and ...

New Riegel snares share of SBC crown

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Kayleigh Lininger twirled a gem and the offense finally pushed across single runs in the fifth and sixth Wednesday as New Riegel beat Calvert 2-0. That win, coupled with Lakota’s 7-6 victory against Gibsonburg, gave the Blue Jackets at least a share of the Sandusky Bay Conference River ...

Bellevue continues push for SBC Lake title with win over Fliers

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CLYDE — Two schools separated by just a few miles battling it out with league title aspirations on the line. What more can you ask for? It was Bellevue that got a bit of revenge on Clyde for an earlier season loss, topping the Fliers, 8-1, in a key Sandusky Bay Conference Lake division ...

Heidelberg ‘roles’ into OAC tournament

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After two years, Heidelberg’s baseball team is on a roll, and back where it belongs. The Student Princes, co-regular season champions of the Ohio Athletic Conference, travels to Berea today to compete in the league’s postseason tournament. The Student Princes will play Ohio Northern at ...

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GOLF: Frank Michniak and Ron Burkett lead Howard Elchert and Jim Banks 15-14 1/2 in the AMVETS League. Prize holes went to Elchert (closest to pin No. 2), Brian Miccichi (closest in three No. 5) and Ralph Kiser (long putt No. 9). n Don Kin, Dick Hull, Craig Neifer and Loud Strain shot 6 under ...

Sailors have big first inning, eliminate Columbian

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VERMILION — Things started exactly how Columbian hoped in the Division II district tournament opener Tuesday at Vermilion. Leadoff hitter Dani Keckler singled, stole a base, then was driven home by slugger Carly Schafer. The Tornadoes were up 1-0 and playing with some momentum against the ...

Senecas take care of Redskins

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ARCADIA — Despite falling behind 1-0 after one inning, Calvert responded with a 9-2 non-league win over Arcadia. The Senecas plated four runs in the third inning and then added three more in the fourth. Nolan Wuescher doubled, hit two singles and drove in four runs for the Senecas. ...

Upper Sandusky completes its season with a sweep of Bucyrus

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UPPER SANDUSKY — Upper Sandusky tennis finished the regular season on a high note with a 5-0 sweep of Bucyrus Tuesday. At singles, Upper Sandusky’s Levi Malone topped Kyle Hamm 6-4, 6-2 at No. 1, while Landon Cotto-Ramos took down Karsen Kimmel 6-2, 6-0 at No. 2 and Justin Blackburn ...

TC, Bellevue get a couple wins on 1st day of SBC Lake meet

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CLYDE — Through some field events and a couple distance events at the Sandusky Bay Conference Lake Division Meet at Clyde, Columbian and Bellevue each earned a pair of wins. Both of TC’s wins came from Brook Boes in the throwing events. She won the discus with a toss of 130-8 and the shot ...

Calvert’s Borer tosses no-hitter in tourney win

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Calvert pitcher Caitlyn Borer and the bats were ready to go Monday in a Division IV district opening round game with Emmanuel Christian. Borer twirled a no-hitter with 10 strikeouts and three walks in five innings in a 16-0 victory. The Senecas scored five runs in the bottom of the first, ...

Hoover, Roerdink propel Chieftains

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ATTICA — Corrin Hoover and Abbi Roerdink both ran to two individual wins and helped Hopewell-Loudon — either separately or together — claim three relays Monday in a 94-67 win against Seneca East. Hoover took the 100 hurdles (17.9) and 300 hurdles (51.0) for H-L, and Roerdink captured ...

TC’s Schafer leads from behind the plate

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Carly Schafer doesn’t slow down. The Columbian catcher has stolen 12 bases this season, but her speed and effort is not confined to the basepaths. Tornadoes coach Erica Dickman said that when the players are told to jog around the field before practice, the senior sprints. Columbian ...

Tornadoes take second at Fremont Invitational

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FREMONT — Brook Boes had a pair of winning tosses and Annalyce Bowles ran to two victories Saturday to fuel Columbian’s runner-up finish in the girls half of the Fremont Invitational. Fremont Ross downed the Tornadoes 174 5/6-153 for the team crown, while Old Fort took seventh (41) and ...