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Briefs

TIFFIN YOUTH FOOTBALL: Tiffin Youth Football was established in 1974 as a free-to-play, full-contact tackle football league. The league provides helmets, uniforms and pads for all players. The league also has a cheerleading squad for each team, known as Tiffin Youth Cheer. Tiffin Youth Football’s draft is coming up. New league players entering grades 3-6 are entered into the draft and will be selected by one of four teams. The draft is 10 a.m.-1 p.m. July 27 at Frost-Kalnow Stadium. Registration for cheer is 10 a.m. July 27. The league is open to all area youth entering grades 3-6 in the coming school year. As long as they can pass a physical, they can play football. While the league is called Tiffin Youth Football, it is not limited to Tiffin residents. Visit Tiffinyouthfootball.com for more information.

GOLF: Ray Nutter lead the second of the Phat Cakes Golf League with 29 points. Len Goshe is in second with 28 points. Mike Gibson shot the low round with a 38. The skins winners from Week 11 were Andy Halcomb and Mike Gibson. Prize hole winners were Brown (pin shot No. 14), Gibson (long putt No. 16), Mike Hitchcock (pin shot No. 11), Bud Mowery (long putt No. 10) and Nutter (proximity shot No. 13, long drive No. 17 and best poker hand). Week 12 will be on the Front nine Tuesday.

n The Teresa Kessler Memorial Scholarship annual Big Cup scramble will be Sept. 8 at the Fostoria Country Club, beginning at 9 a.m. Entry is $200, which includes golf, cart, prizes, skins and lunch. A drawing for special prizes will also be held. Contact Bob at (419) 934-0227 or Darrell (419) 310-0553 for team entries. All holes will have eight inch cups, except for Par 3 holes. Baumann Chevrolet will sponsor the hole-in-one contests. Entry deadline is Sept. 1.

n In the K of C League, this Thursday after golf is free sandwich Thursday. This will be held at the clubroom at Council 608.

n The team of Gary Ehrenfried and Jerry Schlick won the first half of the Thursday night K of C League at Clinton Heights. The runner-up was the duo of Doug Tanner and John Schumm. Prize holes went to Aaron Gooding (long drive No. 1), Phil Horn (long putt No. 2) and Andy Hess (closest to pin No. 8 and No. 9). John Arend and Denny Reamer, Whitey Florence and Joe Martorana and Scott Ferguson and Hess all won a skin.

VOLLEYBALL: Classes to become an OHSAA certified volleyball official will begin July 28 at Fostoria High School in the cafeteria. Visit the OHSAA website for class details or call Barb Hipsher at (419) 619-0690.

SOFTBALL: The 22nd annual Laurie Mann Memorial tournament at Port Clinton’s Waterworks Park is July 26-27. Call Mike Williamson for details at (419) 603-7687.

BASEBALL: Tiffin D-League will have fall baseball again this year. The league is open for boys and girls age 10-12. Ten-year-olds must turn turn 11 before May 1, 2020, and players who turn 13 before May 1, 2019, are ineligible. This is for individuals only, no matter where you live. To register or for more information, call Jeff Hohman at (419) 448-7321. Deadline is July 27 to register and the fee is $60 to play. Multiple players from same household will get a discount.

n The Seneca East Summer Baseball Club will work on a project at Myers Park in Attica to remove and replace the outfield fence in early August. To make a donation, contact Tim Bowerman at (419) 271-3274 or tbowerman68@gmail.com. All donors will be recognized, and those who give at least $500 will bet a 36-inch x 72-inch banner to hang on the new fence.

VICTORY DAY: Tiffin University will hold its second annual Victory Day 10 a.m.-noon Aug. 17 at Frost-Kalnow Stadium. The free event provides 30 cognitively- and physically-impaired children the opportunity to play football or cheer. Each child will partner with a TU football player or cheerleader who will serve as their mentor for the day. Participants will wear a TU game jersey and participate in several game-day activities. Each child will receive a commemorative medal after the game. To register, email Joe Horn a child’s name, shirt size and birthday at hornjn@tiffin.edu.