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BOWLING: The Tiffin Women's Bowling Association will meet at 7 p.m. March 23 at Heritage Lanes to hand out City Tournament prizes and have an election for officers. SOCCER: The Tiffin Soccer Club is registering players age 5-14 now through March 30 for the season, which runs April 3-May 25. ...

’Berg bats boom

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RICHMOND, Ind. — Evan Long’s grand slam, Heidelberg’s first homer of the year, keyed a 12-run burst in the fifth inning Thursday as the Student Princes rallied past Earlham 20-14. Long’s homer was one of two in the fifth by Heidelberg (7-4), with the senior combining with Joey ...

Dragons swat Cedarville

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Doubles action proved to be a struggle for Tiffin’s men’s tennis team as those matches were the closest of the day. Tiffin was able to over come the struggles as it swept Cedarville 9-0 Wednesday. The day opened with the struggles of doubles play, but the team of Luis Ludena and Toby ...

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BOWLING: The Tiffin Women's Bowling Association will hold a meeting at 7 p.m. March 23 at Heritage Lanes to hand out City Tournament prizes and have an election for officers. n Harry Smith claimed the men's high series (334) and high score (185) for the Allen Eiry Center League. Bonnie ...

Four area players gain All-Ohio nod

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Clyde’s Heidi Marshall was named to the third team and three other area players also gained awards when The Associated Press announced its Division II and Division III All-Ohio girls basketball teams Tuesday. Marshall’s honor came in Division II, where she was joined by honorable mention ...

Karl leads 4 area players on Division IV All-Ohio teams

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It was a phenomenal year for area girls basketball with a plethora of talented players on the court and great teams making deep runs into the tournament, including Old Fort and Buckeye Central into the regionals. As a result, four individuals were selected to the All-Ohio teams Monday ...

All-N10 boys list loaded with Rams

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Five players and the coach from Upper Sandusky earned All-N10 Athletic Conference honors when the list was released Monday. Wes Vent took the top honor as he was named N10 player of the year and earned first-team honors. The senior Ram led the league with 19.8 points per game and grabbed 7.1 ...

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FOOTBALL: Fostoria native and Buffalo Bills defensive back Micah Hyde will host a free youth camp, in cooperation with Imagine For Youth Foundation, June 10 at Memorial Stadium in Fostoria for fourth through eighth graders. The camp for fourth through sixth graders runs 10 a.m.-3 p.m., and the ...

Ottoville steals regional from Old Fort

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ELIDA – If there were any break-ins in Old Fort or Bettsville Saturday night, law enforcement may want to look at suspects from the Ottoville area. It would have made sense because in Elida, Ottoville’s girls basketball team was thieving everything else from Old Fort in the Division IV ...

Tiffin repeats with NCAA track title

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Tiffin’s men came up big in late events Saturday to claim their second NCAA Division II Indoor Track and Field National Championship title in a row. The Dragons posted 28 points on Day 1 of the competition and kept on going to upend Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic ...

Mohawk’s Draper 4th, Carey’s May 6th, TC’s Blust 8th

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COLUMBUS — Placement day in the Ohio State High school wrestling tournament is usually filled with a mix of emotions for wrestlers, ranging from extreme highs to disappointing lows. For three area wrestlers alive Saturday, one was wrestling the last match of his decorated career, one was ...

Rams’ rally falls short against Elida

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ADA — Upper Sandusky coach Jeff Winslow had what he wanted. Trailing Elida 55-53 in the Division II district finals with less than 25 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter, the ball was in the hands of Winslow’s go-to player, senior Wes Vent. “He’s done it all year long, he’s ...

Rich Yates Jr. makes a case for best area bowler

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Recently I wrote a column about the best bowlers in Tiffin. I listed five bowlers who should get consideration for the totally unofficial title. It was all purely conjecture with no averages, tournament results or any other formula used. It was just my own personal feelings having watched these ...

Believing in the Browns, without a real reason

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There’s this strange feeling with the Browns lately. They have traded for overpriced and underperforming quarterback Brock Osweiler. They’ve let their 1,000-yard receiver, Terrelle Pryor — pretty much the only positive from last year’s 1-15 season — walk in free agency. They ...

Area trio set to make podium at state

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COLUMBUS — Coming into Day 2 of the Ohio State Wrestling Meet Friday, five area wrestlers were alive including a pair in the quarterfinals. After the morning session, it was just one wrestler, Carey freshman Tanner May, who had a shot at a state title in Division III. The impressive and ...

Bair, Corbett win titles, Dragon men increase lead at indoor meet

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Tiffin University upped its lead Friday in the team standings on the second day of the men’s NCAA Division II Indoor Track and Field Championships. Thursday, the defending national champion Dragons vaulted out to a 28-21 lead over Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic ...

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BOWLING: Tiffin Men's Bowling Association will meet at 7 p.m. March 23 in the K of C Hall. This is the first chance to receive any prizes from the 2017 City Tournament. Any questions can be directed to Steve Steinmetz Sr. at (419) 618-6510. COACH SOUGHT: Mohawk seeks a girls basketball coach. ...

Karl, Ritzler gain top district honors

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Both led their teams to the regional tournament in their own way, and were rewarded for it Thursday. Buckeye Central's Jenna Karl was named the player of the year and Old Fort's Jenny Ritzler shared the coaching honor when The Associated Press announced its All-Northwest District basketball ...

Vent, Cleveland end on district first team

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Upper Sandusky senior Wes Vent and Old Fort senior Hootie Cleveland were each named to their division's first team Thursday when The Associated Press announced its All-Northwest District list of basketball players. Vent gained his honor in Division II while Cleveland's award came in Division ...