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Miller shines at Colonial Tourney

HARROD — Carey’s Marcus Miller tied two others for top individual honors Tuesday to top area efforts in the Allen East Colonial Golfers Club Tournament. Miller, Lima Perry’s Logan Dray and Spencerville’s Gavin Harmon each carded a 75. Dray was awarded first on a scorecard playoff, ...

Lifting them up

NEW WASHINGTON — A Chatfield teenager’s second home got a facelift in his memory. The family of Bryce Lutz, who would have been a junior at Buckeye Central High School, upgraded the school’s weight room at the athletic complex using donations made after his death. The 17-year-old ...

Clyde wins own tournament, H-L 3rd

CLYDE — The host of the Monday’s invite, Clyde took a win at Green Hills, shooting a 322. Hopewell-Loudon shot a 343 to follow Genoa’s 333 to claim third, while Columbian shot a 352 for fifth. Full results of the event were not available at press time. Conner White led the Chieftains ...

Seneca East boys golf

Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of area golf previews for the 2017 season. Team pictures will run with the special fall sports section, which comes out Aug. 24. Coach: Gary Manasco, 22nd season. 2016: Fourth in N10 Returning letterwinners: Seniors Alex Forehand; Kyle ...

Briefs

GOLF: The team of Carl Rainey and Dave Seislove lead the final third of the Reineke Two-man Scramble at Clinton Heights with 18 points. Jim Carter and Craig Neifer are tied with Chuck Wilbert and Ron Jones with a total of 81 points. Prizes went to Gary Espejo (closest in one), Keith Breghner ...

Carey golf

Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of area golf previews for the 2017 season. Team pictures will run with the special fall sports section, which will run Aug. 24 Coach: Martin Baker, 9th season. 2016: 14-1, second in N10. Returning letterwinners: Seniors Marcus Miller, Trey ...

Renewing an old overnight golf trip — but something was missing

Twenty-five years ago this golf trip was on my itinerary. Our overnight trip to Apple Valley was a “can’t miss” excursion. Over time things change. I started playing with another group and got away from these golfing buddies. This seemed like a perfect time to renew old acquaintances. ...

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GOLF: The Margaretta girls golf team will host an 18-hold fundraiser for the softball team Aug. 12 at Sleepy Hollow in Clyde. Register at Sleepy Hollow by Aug. 11. The event has a 2:30 p.m. shotgun start. Call (419) 547-0770 for more details. n The Teresa Kessler Memorial Scramble will ...

H-L, Carey finish in top 3 in Blue Jacket Invite

Hopewell-Loudon and Carey started the golf season out with a good showing as the pair finished second (343) and third (359), respectively in the Blue Jacket Invitational at Seneca Hills Friday. Margaretta won the event, shooting a 325. Oliver Thomas was the medal winner for the Polar Bears ...

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GOLF: The Margaretta girls golf team will host an 18-hold fundraiser for the softball team Aug. 12 at Sleepy Hollow in Clyde. Register at Sleepy Hollow by Aug. 11. The event has a 2:30 p.m. shotgun start. Call (419) 547-0770 for more details. n The Teresa Kessler Memorial Scramble will ...

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TICKET INFORMATION: The Northern 10 Athletic Conference tickets for varsity contest for the 2017-18 school year will be $6 for adults and $5 for students (K-12). Junior varsity/middle school contests will be $4 for adults and $3 for students. Football reserved seats are available with order ...

When it comes to Hall, players held to different standard

There was a cartoon that ran during spring training in 2005. I don’t remember who drew it or even who ran it, but it was of a Detroit Tigers’ coach talking to a batboy. “Hey kid,” he said. “Go give these bats to Pudge.” The small, skinny kid is incredulous. “I AM Pudge!” he ...

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GOLF: The Blake Depinet Fundraiser, a four-man team golf scramble, will be at Nature Trails Aug. 20. There will be a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. The cost is $50 per golfer. It includes 18 holes, two carts per team, a steak meal and prizes. Contact Doug Depinet at (419) 618-7439 for more ...

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DETROIT (AP) — After two sacrifice flies earlier in the game, Josh Reddick came up in the eighth inning with men on first and second and the Astros down by two. “I told him, ‘Go get another RBI,’” Houston manager A.J. Hinch said. “He said, ‘How about three?’” Reddick hit a ...

’Berg football picked to finish 3rd, 4th in OAC

If there’s one eternal truth about preseason polls, it’s that no one seems to care about them. Actually, that’s probably not right. Everyone says they don’t care. For Heidelberg coach Scott Donaldson, about to enter his second season, the results of the media and coaches’ ...

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PARENT MEETING: Hopewell-Loudon will hold its fall mandatory OHSAA parent meeting Monday at 6 p.m. in the school audeteria. All fall sports athletes and their parents must attend. GOLF: Dan Coppes and Bob Reinhart are in first in the Amvets League at Seneca Hills on Wednesday nights with 24 ...

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GOLF: In the Tuesday Ladies' Recreation League at Clinton Height, Sandy Benner leads with 27 points. Jane Birch is second with 26 1/2. The long putt on 10 was by Tammy Seasly, while Kathy McCool was closest to the pin on No. 11. n Barb Kuhn made the long putt at No. 1 and ended closest in ...

Another year of harness racing in the books

Harness racing at the 175th Seneca County Fair came to a close Tuesday as nine races took place in the afternoon. It was another beautiful day for racing, and driver Cameron McCown drove like it as he walked away with four wins Tuesday. McCown won the 2-year-old filly trot, steering Here's ...

Headworth comes away with two wins

With the smell of corn dogs and funnel cakes lingering in the air, it was Mark Headworth who was doing work on the track as he was the only multi-winner in the first night of harness racing at the 175th Seneca County Fair Monday. About 100 people enjoyed the racing Monday as most of the races ...

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HORSESHOE TOURNAMENT: Tuesday will be the beginning of the horseshoe pitching contest at the Seneca County Fair. The first day is to be the Senior Citizen Horseshoe Pitching Contest beginning at 10:30 a.m. July 29 at 10 a.m. is to be the Singles Horseshoe Pitching Contest for class C and D. The ...