SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP – Celina’s Reilly Cox is a sharpshooter on corner kicks. Throw in a little luck with her strong right foot and it was scoring combination. Cox had a goal and an assist off two corner kicks to power Celina to a 2-1 victory over Shawnee in a...read more
LEIPSIC – Excellent serving spearheaded Miller City’s three-set victory, 25-9, 25-7 and 25-17 over Putnam County rival Pandora-Gilboa in a Division IV Sectional final Thursday night. With the win, Miller City improves to 14-8 on the season and will play...read more
From tennis clinic to state. Five years ago Esther and Ruby Bolon decided to attend a Lima Area Tennis Association clinic and take lessons to see if what tennis might have to offer. Involved in sports, the duo, whose mother played tennis in college, had played for fun...read more
Columbus Grove and Lima Central Catholic were among area teams to claim sectional title and advance to district play in volleyball Thursday. Division IV Columbus Grove 3, Continental 0 COLUMBUS GROVE — The Bulldogs (18-6) won 25-16, 25-12, 25-19 and will play...read more
High School Volleyball Division III Sectionals OTTAWA — Ottawa-Glandorf won in straight sets, 25-6, 25-10 and 25-11. Titan Erica Annesser had 15 kills and seven digs and Maddie White had nine kills and six digs. Alaina Schimmoeller had seven kills and Bri...read more
LIMA – New Knoxville’s Jose Maria never hesitated. After settling the pass, he let loose a laser shot which found the back of the net. Maria’s goal with 20:35 to play gave New Knoxville a 3-2 victory over Lima Central Catholic in the Division III...read more
None of them will have any effect on Ohio State’s game at Purdue on Saturday, but there is no denying the Buckeyes have played some weird, wild, breathtaking and sometimes bitterly disappointing games against the Boilermakers in Ross-Ade Stadium the last two...read more
COLUMBUS GROVE — Sectional volleyball action began Tuesday for Columbus Groveas the Bulldogs took on Bluffton. The first set was close as the Bulldogs won that one 25-21. They then took over in the last two sets to sweep out the Pirates 25-8, 25-6 to advance to...read more
COLUMBUS — The surprise would have been if Nick Bosa had come back and played for Ohio State later this season. His announcement Tuesday that his college career was over and that he would focus his energies on getting ready for the NFL was not a surprise. At...read more
BATH TOWNSHIP — When Elida and Bath matched up for a Division II volleyball sectional opener Tuesday night, there were no secrets between the two squads. The two Western Buckeye League rivals met during the regular season, which Bath won in four sets. However,...read more
COLUMBUS — The surprise would have been if Nick Bosa had come back and played for Ohio State later this season. His announcement Tuesday that his college career was over and that he would focus his energies on getting ready for the NFL was not a surprise. At...
COLUMBUS — Ohio State’s 1968 national championship team, which was honored during OSU’s 30-14 win over Minnesota on Saturday, witnessed a game that might have seemed very different from the games they played. No. 3 Ohio State (7-0, 4-0 Big Ten) won...
COLUMBUS — It was the payoff for a lot of patience and a lot of hard work when Ohio State linebacker Justin Hilliard got the first start of his college career on Saturday when OSU beat Minnesota 30-14. Hillard, the only 5-star recruit in Ohio State’s 2015...
COLUMBUS — It is the comeback that is still talked about almost 30 years later. Ohio State watched Minnesota take a 31-0 lead late in the first half in a game in 1989 in the Metrodome in downtown Minneapolis but the Buckeyes came all the way back to win 41-37....
COLUMBUS — Urban Meyer wants to see more big plays in Ohio State’s running game. Talking on his weekly radio show on Thursday, the OSU football coach said, “We’ve had the big play in the pass game. We haven’t had the big play in the run...
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