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Fliers find a way around St. Joe in overtime

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FREMONT — Clyde countered St. Joe's hot start by hitting 10 treys, and battled back to upend the Crimson Streaks 61-60 in overtime Tuesday. St. Joe jumped out 22-10 at the first stop and held a 45-39 lead heading into the fourth quarter, but the Fliers forced overtime with a 15-9 scoring ...

Briefs

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GIRLS BASKETBALL: Upper Sandusky raced out to a 23-8 lead in the first quarter on the way to beating Willard 58-44. Abigail Fogle led the Rams (3-0) with 22 points and four steals, Ayana Getz scored 12 points, Alexis Fogle added eight points, Megan Hensel hauled in 12 rebounds and Sierra Carey ...

Eagles win opening swim meet over Rams and Royals

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BUCYRUS — Upper Sandusky had four wins in its season-opening meet Monday night against Colonel Crawford and Wynford. However, it wasn’t nearly enough for the win as the Eagles won the girls and boys meet. Colonel Crawford’s girls topped Upper Sandusky 131-77, and the boys won ...

Wanna Be On The Committee?

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There will be a playoff soon for the big boys in college football.  Four teams will be in on the fun.  Which schools will make the field has yet to be determined.  A committee will select those four schools.  My question to you is this.  Do you wanna be on the committee? You may want ...

Cold shooting can’t stop Clyde in victory

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CLYDE — Columbian rallied in the fourth quarter to force overtime, but Clyde prevailed from there to claim a 62-57 overtime win Saturday at the Clyde Turkey Shootout. Clyde led 30-24 at halftime and 39-34 entering the fourth quarter, but the Tornadoes turned in a 21-16 scoring advantage in ...

TU holds on down the stretch

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GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico — Tony Kynard and Juwan Johnson fueled an 8-0 run to help Tiffin break a tie and the Dragons held on from there Saturday to beat Universidad de Puerto Rico Humacao 74-69. Tiffin (3-3) entered halftime clinging to a 40-37 lead, but El Búho — the Owl — claimed three ...

TC wins opener by 100

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CLYDE — It was over quickly.Columbian led 33-0 by the end of the first quarter and had five players score in double digits Friday in a 103-3 season-opening win against Toledo Jones Leadership Academy at the Clyde Turkey Shoot. Maddie Brisendine paced the Tornadoes with 23 points while ...

Briefs

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GIRLS BASKETBALL: Hopewell-Loudon beat Fostoria 71-33. Meredith Grine led Fostoria with seven points and Tyriana Settles, Evion Taylor and Khyra Baeder each netted six. GIRLS JV BASKETBALL: Upper Sandusky beat New Riegel 31-22.n  Columbian lost to Clyde 29-16. Hannah Cooper scored 12 ...

Bellevue has 14 selections on All-NOL list

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Northern Ohio League champion Sandusky led the league honors with 18 selections to the All-NOL teams released Tuesday. Bellevue was behind it with 14, while Columbian had seven. For Bellevue, Ike Holmer (TE), Dakota McPeak (WR), John Smith (OL), Brock Meyer (C), Alec Foos (QB) and Bryce Ray ...

Bluffton bounces Heidelberg, 70-64

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Carli Patrick hit two foul shots to cut the deficit to a point with 2:24 to go, but Bluffton held did just enough to pull away from there Tuesday to beat Heidelberg 70-64. The loss dropped Heidelberg, 36 hours removed from a 12-hour bus ride back from two games in Boston, to 1-2. “I ...

Dragons roar

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It took Tiffin a little bit of time to figure out Lambton College’s zone defense Monday night in the Dragons’ home opener. Once it did, it was all over. Tiffin moved the ball around, got the ball in the paint and out-ran the Lions to get win No. 1, 83-41, in non-conference action. Lambton ...

Patrick delivers late as HU escapes with first victory

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BOSTON — Halloween might have been three weeks ago, but Heidelberg women’s coach Morgan Harrigan used some October imagery to describe the aftermath of her team’s 60-59 win over St. John Fisher Sunday in Boston. “When the buzzer sounded, it felt as if we had just escaped from a ...

USBC and City Tournament main topics of TMB Association meeting

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It was off to the Knights of Columbus Hall this past Thursday evening. The purpose of my visit was to attend the meeting of the Tiffin Men’s Bowling Association. The fall meeting is used to prepare for the City Bowling Tournament to be held in February. The spring meeting is when the ...

McComb rallies for double-OT win

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LIMA — Malachi Abbott scored on an 8-yard run in the second overtime and Cam Morris snared an interception a few plays later as McComb upended Convoy Crestivew 35-28 in the Division VII Region 26 final Saturday. Abbott's score on the first possession of the second overtime period was the ...

TU’s Ngandu 3rd at nationals

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ST. LEO, Fla. — Tiffin University's James Ngandu claimed third Saturday at the NCAA Division II National Cross Country Championships. Ngandu crossed the line in a personal-best 29:52.7, trailing only Missouri Southern's Vincent Kiprop (29:07.4) and Shorter's Alfred Celanga (29:36.3). The ...

Blue Devils’ Racheter named top defender

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A slew of local players were on the All-Northern 10 Athletic Conference football list when the selections were released recently. The top awards went to Wynford as Gabe Helbert was coach of the year, Zach Hoffman was offensive player of the year and Jalon Brown was the special teams player of ...

Dixon, Hawks turn back Ottawa-Glandorf

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BELLEFONTAINE — Marquette Dixon raced 57 yards for his fourth touchdown moments after Ottawa-Glandorf had closed to within three points late in the fourth quarter, and Columbus Bishop Hartley held on late Friday to claim a 38-35 Division IV regional title. The Hawks will play 13-0 Kettering ...

HU men rally to take opener

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WHEATON, Illinois — Kiere Bennie had struggled offensively Friday night in Heidelberg's season opener against Bethel. Bennie — one of Heidelberg's most dynamic players — had made just 1 of 5 shots against Bethel, and hadn't connected on any of his three 3-point attempts. But the ...

Nauman reaches milestone, Dragons gain first win of year

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It was quite an evening for Tiffin University senior Bre Nauman.With her jumper in the second quarter against Cedarville, Nauman reached 1,000 points for her collegiate career. Then, in the fourth quarter with the game close, Nauman found her shot, and the Dragons pulled away from the Yellow ...