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TC’s Simonds injured in Week 10

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Columbian’s quest for its first win has become more difficult. The Tornadoes travel to Norwalk tonight for the season finale, but they will be without their quarterback, senior Todd Simonds. Columbian coach Judd Lutz said that Simonds has a shoulder injury. “He will be unavailable,” ...

Senecas enter Week 10 with a lot to play for against Willard

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Calvert won’t need much motivation for tonight’s game at Willard. Just about everything is on the line. “Going into Week 10, if we win we’ll be outright league champs,” Calvert coach Todd Fox said. “We’re confident if we win we’ll be in the playoffs.” The Senecas do not ...

Bucks take out top-seeded St. Paul

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WILLARD — There was no fourth in a row. Jenna Karl registered a double-double and two teammates combined for 23 kills Thursday as Buckeye Central beat top-seeded Norwalk St. Paul 25-17, 25-22, 25-20 for the Division IV district title at Willard High School. The Flyers had knocked Buckeye ...

BC’s Karl, Nye take top N10 awards

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Buckeye Central's outside hitter Jenna Karl and coach Jaclyn Nye earned top honors as the volleyball All-Northern 10 Athletic Conference teams were announced Wednesday. Karl earned player of the year for the second time in her high school career in as many years. The senior also earned ...

Truckers get by Lady Red, 3-1

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ATTICA — Bellevue had all the momentum in the world when it took to battle with Norwalk Tuesday. But, it was the Truckers who showed the experience needed in a district semifinal at Seneca East High School. Norwalk fought through adversity to take a 25-23, 19-25, 25-18, 25-18 win over the ...

New Riegel takes down Mohawk in four games

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After the hitting night that Brianna Gillig and Kaitlyn Kirian had, it wouldn’t make sense for them not to finish off a New Riegel win. But, it was setter Lindsay Bouillon who scored the final two kills to send the Blue Jackets to a 22-25, 25-18, 25-16, 26-24 win over Mohawk in a district ...

Blue Devils outlast Arlington, advance

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With the match tipping over two hours long, Carey had to dig deep against Arlington. A big service ace by Hannah Zimmerman, coupled with an error by the Red Devils allowed Carey to escape with a 19-25, 25-22, 23-25, 25-16, 15-13 Division IV district semifinal win on Monday night at Findlay ...

Briefs

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GOLF: The Monday Shamble League at Clinton Heights was won by Tom Ardner, Fred Smith, Chuck Wilbert and Casey Breighner with an even par. Two teams shot two over to tie for second. Prizes went to Dave Prunell (closest in one on No. 8), Bob Shultz (closest in two on No. 3), Prunell (closest in ...

Dragons sit in sixth after Day 1

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OLD HICKORY, Tenn. — Tiffin battled the rain and 16 other teams on Monday and put together a consistent performance for a sixth-place finish on Day 1 of the Music City Invite at Old Hickory Country Club. The Dragons shot a 326 with all five golfers within three strokes of each other. ...

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COACH SOUGHT: Upper Sandusky High seeks a junior varsity baseball coach. Submit a letter of interest, resume and references to Brad Ehrman, Athletic Director, Upper Sandusky High School, 800 N. Sandusky Ave., Upper Sandusky, Ohio, 43351 or email brad_e@usevs.org. PARENTS MEETING: Upper ...

Bringing Back Memories

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Saturday I made my way to Hiram, Ohio. A small community approximately the size of New Riegel, it just happens to have a college there. Hiram College is my alma mater. Homecoming was on tap for this day, an event that normally would not have signaled me to take the three hour drive. I had ...

Candidates compete for village councils

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Residents in Bettsville and Republic will be tasked Nov. 7 with deciding who will represent them. The village council race in Bettsville has eight candidates and the Republic council race has five. The top four vote-getters will be elected to a four-year term in each race. In Bettsville, ...

Senecas keep rolling against Polar Bears

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If it hadn't been such a controlled setting, Calvert coaches could have been like brokers at the New York Stock Exchange, climbing over each other to get their bid in. No halftime challenge ever looked more promising than the one the Senecas had, clinging to a slim 14-8 lead in their showdown ...

Columbian falls to Perrysburg

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PERRYSBURG — Columbian fell in three sets to Perrysburg in the Division I district tournament on Saturday, 25-10, 25-20, 25-10. Niki Cole dished out 11 assists and served a pair of aces to led TC offensively, followed by Addi Conti's nine assists. Emily Davis had team highs with eight kills ...

Chieftain girls claim district crown in Galion

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GALION — All five Hopewell-Loudon scorers ran in the top 20 Saturday to push the Chieftains past Huron, 78-81, for a Division III district girls title at Amanns Reservoir. Taylor Leiter led the champion Chieftains with an 11th (20:59.05) and Emily Pace claimed 13th (21:18.7). Renae Kapelka ...

Fusillos, Indians shut out Upper Sandusky

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9 Upper Sandusky in the Division II district play, and posted a 4-0 shutout. Sophia Fusillo and Bella Fusillo teamed up for three goals while Rachel Russ capped the scoring. Bella Fusillo opened the Indians' scoring on a Claire Huff assist in the first quarter. Sophia Fusillo score once in ...

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COACH SOUGHT: Upper Sandusky High seeks a junior varsity baseball coach. Submit a letter of interest, resume and references to Brad Ehrman, Athletic Director, Upper Sandusky High School, 800 N. Sandusky Ave., Upper Sandusky, Ohio 43351 or to brad_e@usevs.org. PARENTS MEETING: Upper Sandusky ...

Mohawk makes a statement

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CAREY — Carey’s band may have come out twirling fire, but it was Mohawk’s offense that burned through the Blue Devil defense in a 32-0 win Friday. The game plan for the Warriors was to run the ball. With the help of its offensive line, Mohawk rushed for 237 yards led by Parker Brown ...