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Coming home

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Members and former members of the Seneca East boys and girls cross country teams are pictured from the programs’ 50 Year Alumni Celebration, which was held Aug. 3. More than 50 alumni returned for the celebration.

Hopewell-Loudon Boys Golf

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Coach: Tony Swanagan 2018: Sixth in BVC. Roster: Seniors Owen Schumm, Luke Graham; Ethan Oswalt. Juniors Layne Myers; Gabe Dohanyos. Sophomores Brendon Blott; Walker Suter. Tyson Swanagan. Outlook: It’s a new season, a new coach and a new league for Hopewell-Loudon, which will be competing ...

Lakota Golf

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Coach: Ty Ray, fifth season. 2019: Sandusky Bay Conference River Division Tournament champion; SBC River Division runner-up overall; fourth at sectional. Returning letterwinners: Seniors Colt Dible, Marshall Minich. Juniors Kyleigh Dull, Jayden Bonnell, Connor Hill. Sophomore Ethan ...

Willard cruises to victory at Bob Wilson tournament

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CLYDE — Willard won each of the doubles classes, as well as second and third singles Saturday, and won the Bob Wilson Memorial Tournament at Clyde. The Flashes scored 44 points, upending Southview, which had four second-place finishes and ended with 34. Bellevue's Rayven Whyde won the ...

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CROSS COUNTRY: Upper Sandusky seeks volunteers to work the finish line at the USHS Icebreaker Cross Country Invitational Aug. 20 at 5:30 p.m. at Harrison-Smith Park. Volunteers will be needed from 5-6:45 p.m. If interested, contact Brad Ehrman at brad_e@usevs.org or (419) 294-1788.

Seneca East first, Forehand second at Lakota Invitational

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FREMONT — Jake Forehand finished second individually and two teammates joined him in shooting sub-80 scores Friday to lead Seneca East to the Lakota Invitational title at Sycamore Hills. Forehand fired a 74 to end as the individual runner-up, Andy Bauman and Andrew Kalb each shot a 79 and ...

Kalb, Seneca East win own Invite

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Seneca East continued its hot play to begin the season, shooting a 303 to win the Seneca East Golf Invitational Thursday at Clinton Heights. The Tigers tore up the competition, topping second-place Fremont St. Joe by 26 strokes. Buckeye Central was fourth (372), Hopewell-Loudon placed sixth ...

Lakota 2nd, OF 4th at Wildcat Invite

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BOWLING GREEN — Lakota’s Ethan Longoria fired a 79 to help his Raiders finish runner-up in the Wildcat Invitational played at Stone Ridge. Overall, Pettisville topped Lakota 328-346, while Old Fort had a 352 (fourth), Carey shot a 367 (sixth), Hopewell-Loudon carded a 383 (ninth) and New ...

Montgomery medalist at Clyde

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CLYDE — A new season has started. Brett Montgomery appears to be as good as ever. The Upper Sandusky standout started his 2019 campaign by firing a medal winning 71 at Green Hills at the Ralph Hohenstein Invitational in Clyde. Montgomery — last year's Northern 10 Athletic ...

Seneca East girls golf

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Coach: Brad Powers. 2018: Third in N10. Roster: Senior Taylor Greilich. Juniors Quinn Rotruck; Kayla Felter; Sarah Jones. Sophomore Makenna Depinet; Autumn Enders. Freshman Chloe Vogel. Outlook: Powers has a mix of ages and experience levels on this year's team, with players like ...

Seneca East boys golf

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Coaches: Brad Powers/Jay Forehand 2018: Third in N10. Roster: Seniors:Andy Bauman; Jon Margraf. Juniors Jake Forehand; Andrew Kalb; Tanner Bridgford; Jay Shock. Freshmen Nolan Jones; Kadin Snay. Outlook: Seneca East has a pair of new coaches to replace Gary Manasco. The long time mentor ...

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GOLF: In the Baumann's Monday Night Ladies League at Clinton Heights, Closest to the pin in one on No. 5 is Geri Hammer. The long putt on No. 6 was Linda Ritzler, while Debbie Gershutz was closest to the creek on No. 9. Jeannine Curns and Barb Kuhn were skins winners, and Barb Gabel. Barb Kuhn ...

Carey boys golf

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Coach: Martin Baker, 11th season Last year: 11-3, 6-2 N10, fourth in N10 Returning letterwinners: Seniors Ethan Tanner; McKain Miller; Brayden Miller; Kole Phillips; Peyton Young. Junior Carter Frederick. Others: Juniors Hayden Twining; Katie Walter. Sophomore Elyse Lortz. Freshman Caden ...

Heidelberg to see more blue this football season

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Calvert football fans will need to check their schedules this year for home games. The Senecas, who normally play home games at Frost-Kalnow Stadium, hope to play two games at Heidelberg University’s Hoernemann Stadium. One game is set — the Senecas host Gibsonburg there Sept. 20. The ...

Officials take a verbal beating, but still love what they do

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Mike Reinhart has been a high school official for more than three decades. But he admitted he still has moments where he’s in awe. A few years ago, the Hopewell-Loudon graduate and New Riegel resident was in Toledo to referee a postseason basketball game. Before the contest, he met up ...

Trading Bauer for Puig, Reyes might just work out

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The Indians may have pulled it off. They may have traded a front-line starting pitcher in the middle of a pennant race and not alienated their fanbase. The idea of dealing Trevor Bauer seemed like an inevitable transaction when the Indians were around the .500 mark in June and trailing ...

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GOLF: The Teresa Kessler Memorial Scholarship annual Big Cup scramble is Sept. 8 at 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. Call Bob at (419) 934-0227 or Darrell (419) 310-0553 ...

Dinner with Kaline

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Chuck Christensen has spent a lifetime being a fan of the Tigers. From his youth through retirement, in America and overseas, through the good years and bad, his love of the Tigers has remained. It became even more ingrained when Christensen and a few others enjoyed a dinner with Tigers ...