MIDDLE POINT — Lincolnview’s Clayton Leeth and Ottoville’s Carson Stoner each scored a goal as the teams finished in a 1-1 tie in the season opener for both.
It also marked the first regular season game with the Lancers playing a coed unit after having the boys and girls teams merged for at least this season. Aaron Cavinder assisted on Leeth’s goal.
Temple Christian 4, Miller City 2
MILLER CITY — Joshua Engle and Sam Sharik each had two goals for Temple Christian in the season opener for both teams. Zach and Isaac Fillinger each had a goal for Miller City.
Shawnee 6, Liberty-Benton 1
SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP — Jake Miller had four goals and Ryan McGuire and Cameron Tenwalke had one each for the host Indians in their season opener.
NWC quad match
VAN WERT — Medalist Reece Farmer (36), Ryan Moody (39), Braden Evans (41) and Jaden Youtsey (44) combined for Lincolnview’s winning score of 160 in a Northwest Conference match against Paulding (177), Delphos Jefferson (186) and Crestview (203).
Paulding’s Fletcher Cook (42), Jefferson’s Logan Gallmeier (42) and Crestview’s Colton Lautzenheiser (45) had the low rounds for their teams.
HUNTINGTON, Ind. — The Northwestern Ohio volleyball team opened its season Friday with a two-match sweep at the Forester Invitational, defeating host Huntington in four sets (21-25, 25-17, 26-24, 26-24) followed by a three-set decision (25-22, 26-24, 25-22) over Life Pacific.
to win WHAC
The University of Northwestern Ohio has been named as the 2018-19 women’s golf preseason favorite in the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference.
The Racers received all 11 first-place votes and 121 total points to take the top spot while Indiana Tech was second with 107 points and Madonna third with 98 points.
to win conference
The University of Northwestern Ohio has been selected as the unanimous preseason favorite in the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference for the 2018-19 men’s golf season, it was announced Thursday by the conference office.
The Racers received all 11 first-place votes and 121 total points to secure the top spot while Indiana Tech was second with 105 points and Lawrence Tech third with 97 points.
Meet the Drivers
WAYNESFIELD — After a successful night of giveaways last weekend, Waynesfield Raceway Park is back in action tonight with more goodies to be given away. During intermission, drivers will line the front stretch signing autographs, handing out hero cards, and giving away school supplies to help students start a new school year on the right foot.
On the track, all five weekly Waynesfield classes will be in action with points battles on the line.
The women of the racing community will also get behind the wheel for the yearly running of the Tough Truck Powder Puff exhibition race.
Adult general admission is $12; Youngsters ages 11-15 are $6 with everyone under the age of 10 admitted for free. Pit access is $25.
Pit side gates open at 4 p.m. Grandstands open at 5 p.m. Hot laps get under way at 6 p.m. with the first green flag of the night flying at 7 p.m.
For more information for to waynesfieldracewaypark.net.
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