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OTTAWA — It's very difficult to break up a tight pack of runners in cross country.That was the key for Van Wert's success at Saturday's Ottawa-Glandorf Blue/Gold Invitational at Memorial Park.
WAPAKONETA — Will Hinegardner and Alex Lause scored two goals each as the host Redskins defeated Lima Central Catholic 9-1 in boys soccer Saturday.
ELIDA – Elida's defense was good. Wapakoneta's was a hammer.
LIMA — Lima Senior did more than defeat Piqua.It pounded the Indians every way possible.Lima Senior completely steamrolled previously unbeaten Piqua 62-20 in a non-league game Friday at Spartan Stadium.
Lima Central Catholic ran it up big in the first half and coasted from there in a 45-0 win over Edgerton.Dmitri Floyd had five receptions for 163 yards and scored twice. Alex Krumel ran for two more touchdowns.
BATH TOWNSHIP — The first win of the season is the sweetest.It can also be the most dramatic.
The Shawnee Military Appreciation Football Game will be held Friday, Sept. 19, when the Indians play host to Ottawa-Glandorf.
WAPAKONETA — The host Redskins moved to 13-0 overall and 8-0 in the Western Buckeye League with a 5-0 victory over St. Marys on Thursday.
LIMA — A year ago a 2-0 record at Lima Senior would have been cause for a celebration.
COLUMBUS GROVE — The host Bulldogs moved to 4-3 on the season with a 3-0 Putnam County League win over Miller City on Wednesday.
Here are previews of some of the top games involving area teams this week.WAPAKONETA (2-0, 1-0 WBL) AT ELIDA (1-1, 1-0 WBL)When: 7:30 p.m. FridayLast meeting: Sept. 13, 2013 – Wapakoneta won 42-0
LIMA — Pre-sale tickets for all Lima Senior varsity football games will be sold on Thursdays from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and Fridays from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Lima Senior athletic department.
ELIDA – At first it sounds like a joke, but then it starts to make sense.
SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — There's no victories in a tie.
ELIDA — Lincolnview won the boys and girls title at the Elida Invitational cross country meet Tuesday.Anna Gorman of Lincolnview was the girls race winner and fellow Lancer Bayley Tow was the boys winner.
SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — What a difference a week makes.In last weeks' season opening games St. Marys blasted Sidney 71-21 while Shawnee was getting blanked by Marion Local 47-0.
SPENCERVILLE — The St. Henry boys' and girls' cross country teams took home team titles at Saturday's Spencerville Bearcat Invitational.
OTTAWA – The only lightning that showed up Saturday was Ottawa-Glandorf's offense striking the end zone … over and over again.
SPENCERVILLE — Zach Goecke ran for 114 yards on 15 carries and rushed for three touchdowns as Spencerville defeated Ada 42-0 in a Northwest Conference game Saturday that had to be postponed Friday night due to lightning.
Tory Schroeder scored two goals and Brad Croy and Grant Weihrauch scored on each as Ottawa-Glandorf went to 6-0 on the season in boys soccer with a 4-2 victory over Napoleon on Saturday.Bluffton 1, Bath 0
Here are today's start times for games that were postponed Friday:Delphos St. John's at LCC (Spartan Stadium), 3 p.m.St. Marys at Shawnee, 1 p.m.Ada at Spencerville, 6 p.m.
MANSFIELD — Lima Senior moved to 2-0 on the season by handing Mansfield Senior a 34-20 loss at Arlin Field on Friday night.
LIMA – Nothing was settled on Friday night and the two teams will come back at 3 p.m. today at Spartan Stadium.
SPENCERVILLE – It was less than two minutes into the second half when the Spencerville/Ada football game was postponed due to lightning.The game will resume at 6 p.m. today at Spencerville.