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Ottawa-Glandorf trounces Liberty-Benton in boys basketball

Ottawa-Glandorf trounces Liberty-Benton in boys basketball

OTTAWA — It may be week two of the boy’s high school basketball season but Ottawa-Glandorf looks like it is in mid-season form. After posting a 95-63 win over Liberty-Center Friday night, the Titans followed that up with a 98-37 victory over...

Smith stands out for Elida

Smith stands out for Elida

DELPHOS — Elida has been searching for consistent scoring behind Daniel Unruh. On Saturday, Skyler Smith delivered. Smith knocked down three 3-pointers and scored 10 points in Elida’s 50-44 boys basketball victory over Delphos St. John’s at Robert A....

Ottoville puts pinch on Bluffton in girls basketball

Ottoville puts pinch on Bluffton in girls basketball

BLUFFTON — Bluffton head coach Eric Garmatter said before the game he was pleased to be 4-1 on the young season, but his squad hadn’t faced anyone of the caliber of visiting Ottoville. The Big Green showed why they are undefeated yet again as they flashed...

Ohio boys, girls high school basketball scores for Saturday, Dec. 9

Boys Akr. SVSM 81, Trotwood-Madison 71 Anna 72, New Knoxville 40 Antwerp 49, Gorham Fayette 34 Arcanum 41, Russia 38 Arlington 57, Lima Temple Christian 48 Ashville Teays Valley 50, Amanda-Clearcreek 44 Attica Seneca E. 77, Morral Ridgedale 44 Batavia 61, Hillsboro 56...

Girls high school basketball: Shawnee edges Fort Jennings 43-41

SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — The host Indians held a 34-28 advantage after three quarters and then held on for a 43-41 girls high school basketball victory Saturday against Fort Jennings. Eliyana Floyd had 18 points and Trinity Gearing scored 12 for Shawnee. Kristen...

Temple Christian edges Perry in overtime

Temple Christian edges Perry in overtime

PERRY TOWNSHIP — Temple Christian’s Brody Bowman scored five of his game-high 34 points in overtime to help hold off Perry and give the Pioneers a thrilling, 60-58, overtime victory in the Northwest Central Conference league opener for both squads. With...

Lima area sports results

From Thursday High Schools Wrestling Bath 36, Kenton 34 Bath results 120: Ethan Kohlhorst won by pin 126: Kamrin Arnett won by void 145: Collin Mell (145) won by pin 152: Garrett Garver won by pin 160: Zach Simpson lost 14-4 170: Elijah Rister won by pin 285: Rileigh...

Ohio boys, girls high school basketball scores for Friday, Dec. 8

Boys Akr. Coventry 75, Lodi Cloverleaf 50 Akr. East 85, Akr. Buchtel 83 Akr. Ellet 83, Akr. North 47 Akr. Firestone 65, Akr. Kenmore-Garfield 52 Akr. Manchester 65, Hudson WRA 61 Akr. SVSM 75, Cle. VASJ 63 Albany Alexander 41, Wellston 33 Anna 84, Houston 39 Ansonia...

Bath pulls away from Bluffton in boys basketball

Bath pulls away from Bluffton in boys basketball

BLUFFTON — Bath boys’ basketball head coach Shawn Allen has been preaching to his team the importance of closing out games. Allen’s team did just that in Friday’s nonconference matchup with Bluffton on the road. Bath watched its seemingly...

Lima area sports results

Colleges Women’s Basketball Siena Heights 60, UNOH 57 At UNOH Siena Heights Alyssa Larson 10, Sharmaine Wills 6, Addyson Tomczak 3, Syarra Sellers 3, Azalea Miller 2, Demi Russell 18, Clara Waidley 12, Ashley Perry 6. Totals: 24-8-60. UNOH Danielle VanDyne 12,...

OSU couldn’t escape bad loss

Was there anything Ohio State could have done to convince the College Football Playoff selection committee it was more deserving of the final playoff spot than Alabama? Anything at all? Probably not. The Buckeyes’ fate was almost certainly sealed on Nov. 4 when...

Grading the Buckeyes: Strong first half carried OSU

A grade card on Ohio State’s big win over Wisconsin on Saturday night, 12 hours before the College Football Playoff selection committee handed the Buckeyes a big loss: OFFENSE: B Several areas of the offense and individual players were outstanding. But there...

Barrett’s remarkable comeback for OSU

INDIANAPOLIS – When it came to having arthroscopic surgery to repair damage to cartilage in his knee, J.T. Barrett didn’t really have an option. But when it came to playing against Wisconsin in the Big Ten championship game on Saturday night, Barrett could...

Ohio State tops Wisconsin to win Big Ten

INDIANAPOLIS — It was big. But was it big enough? Ohio State (11-2) won the Big Ten football championship with a 27-21 win over previously undefeated Wisconsin (12-1) on Saturday night. Today, the Buckeyes will find out if they will be one of the four team in...