Roundup: Delphos St. John’s defeats New Knoxville in boys golf


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New Knoxville’s Trent Lehman watches his shot on the eighth hole during Wednesday’s dual match against Delphos St. John’s at Delphos Country Club.

New Knoxville’s Trent Lehman watches his shot on the eighth hole during Wednesday’s dual match against Delphos St. John’s at Delphos Country Club.


Richard Parrish | The Lima News

Jared Lucas of Delphos St. John’s watches his shot on the ninth hole during Wednesday’s dual match against New Knoxville at Delphos Country Club.

Jared Lucas of Delphos St. John’s watches his shot on the ninth hole during Wednesday’s dual match against New Knoxville at Delphos Country Club.


Richard Parrish | The Lima News

New Knoxville’s Maxwell Henschen chips onto the ninth green during Wednesday’s dual match against Delphos St. John’s at Delphos Country Club.


Richard Parrish | The Lima News

Jack Gerker of Delphs St. John’s watches his shot on the eighth hole during Wednesday’s dual match against New Knoxville at Delphos Country Club.


Richard Parrish | The Lima News

DELPHOS — St. John’s defeated New Knoxville 159-216 in a Midwest Athletic Conference boys golf match Wednesday at par-35 Delphos Country Club.

Medalist Jack Gerber (37), Jared Lucas (38), Trent Lindeman (42) and Jeffrey Odenwell (42) contributed to the winning total. Trent Lehman led New Knoxville with a 47.

Shawnee 170,

Kenton 182

KENTON — Co-medalist Jack Shivley (41), Derek Rhodes (42), Soloman Smith (43) and Justin Altenbach (44) combined for the winning score at par-36 Memorial Park Golf Club. Ethan Wirbel led Kenton with a 41.

PCL tri match

OTTAWA — Columbus Grove (185) had the low score against Putnam County foes Ottoville (192) and Fort Jennings (231) at par-36 Moose Landing Country Club.

Zach Roberts (45), Noah Macke (45), Owen Macke (46) and Austin Macke (49) had scores count toward the winning total. Ottoville’s Dru Hilvers was medalist with a 40. Logan and Gavin Schimmoeller led Fort Jennings with 49s.

Parkway 187,

Fort Recovery 191

PORTLAND, Ind. — Caden Slusher (45), Breyden Bruns (45), Camdyn Clay (46) and Gabe Schaaf (51) combined for the winning score at the par-35 Portland Golf Club. Grant Knapke led Fort Recovery with a 42.

Coldwater 172,

St. Henry 176

Medalist Nathan Kaiser (38), Carson Muhlenkamp (40), Colin Muhlenkamp (44) and Michael Schoenherr (50) combined for the winning total at the par-36 Mercer County Elks. Reed Koesters and Sam Koesters each shot 43 to lead St. Henry.

Findlay JV 189,

Pandora-Gilboa 204

FINDLAY — Alex Ricker led P-G with a 46 at the par-36 Findlay Country Club.

Girls tennis

Wapakoneta 4, Sidney 1

SIDNEY — Singles players Madison Snider and McKinsey Schroeder and the doubles teams of Casey Minnig and Alyssa Good and Mara Stiles and Bailey Barrett all won matches for Wapak.

Colleges

Volleyball

ONU nationally

ranked No. 23

ADA — For the third consecutive season, Ohio Northern will begin the season ranked nationally in the top 25. The Polar Bears were ranked 23rd nationally in the AVCA Preseason Coaches Poll on Wednesday.

Northern collected 208 points to tie for 23rd with Bowdoin (Me.). Emory (Ga.) topped the poll with 1,650 points and 52 first-place votes, while Calvin (Mich.) and Juniata (Pa.) rounded out the top three.

ONU opens the season against a couple of ranked foes. The Polar Bears host No. 13 Illinois Wesleyan, No. 2 Calvin and No. 6 Wittenberg as part of the ONU Invitational Aug. 30-31.

Men’s basketball

UNOH adds

to coaching staff

LIMA — University of Northwestern Ohio head coach Caleb Williams has announced the additions of Sterling Johnson as assistant coach and Jeff Willis as graduate assistant coach.

Johnson comes to UNOH after three years as an assistant coach at Defiance, the last two as the top assistant in the program. He was involved in several areas such as recruiting, strength and conditioning, academics, practices and film breakdown. A native of Clinton Township, Michigan, Johnson played at Saginaw Valley State for four seasons

Johnson earned a bachelor’s degree in Business and Management from Saginaw Valley State in 2016 and a master’s degree in Business Administration from Defiance earlier this year.

Willis joins the Racer staff after serving as the head assistant of the post graduate program at the DME Sports Academy in Daytona Beach, Florida. There he worked primarily with the post-graduate programs while also contributing to all aspects of basketball operations.

A four-year letter winner at Bethany College in Lindsborg, Kansas, Willis was a 1,000-point scorer and a three-year team captain for the Swedes. He received two bachelor’s degrees — one in sports management and the other in business administration with a minor in coaching — there in 2018. Willis will be pursuing a master’s degree in business

administration while at UNOH.

New Knoxville’s Trent Lehman watches his shot on the eighth hole during Wednesday’s dual match against Delphos St. John’s at Delphos Country Club.
https://www.limaohio.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2019/08/web1_Dual-Meet-Golf-RP-01-2.jpgNew Knoxville’s Trent Lehman watches his shot on the eighth hole during Wednesday’s dual match against Delphos St. John’s at Delphos Country Club. Richard Parrish | The Lima News
Jared Lucas of Delphos St. John’s watches his shot on the ninth hole during Wednesday’s dual match against New Knoxville at Delphos Country Club.
https://www.limaohio.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2019/08/web1_Dual-Meet-Golf-RP-04-2.jpgJared Lucas of Delphos St. John’s watches his shot on the ninth hole during Wednesday’s dual match against New Knoxville at Delphos Country Club. Richard Parrish | The Lima News
New Knoxville’s Maxwell Henschen chips onto the ninth green during Wednesday’s dual match against Delphos St. John’s at Delphos Country Club.
https://www.limaohio.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2019/08/web1_Dual-Meet-Golf-RP-05-2.jpgNew Knoxville’s Maxwell Henschen chips onto the ninth green during Wednesday’s dual match against Delphos St. John’s at Delphos Country Club. Richard Parrish | The Lima News
Jack Gerker of Delphs St. John’s watches his shot on the eighth hole during Wednesday’s dual match against New Knoxville at Delphos Country Club.
https://www.limaohio.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2019/08/web1_Dual-Meet-Golf-RP-02.jpgJack Gerker of Delphs St. John’s watches his shot on the eighth hole during Wednesday’s dual match against New Knoxville at Delphos Country Club. Richard Parrish | The Lima News

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