It’s a homecoming for new BGSU coach Huger

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR BOWLING GREEN — After meeting with athletic director Chris Kingston and a few subsequent phone conversations, Michael Huger was alternately optimistic and pessimistic about his chances of becoming Bowling Green State University’s new head...

Hopewell-Loudon’s Sendelbach signs with Ohio Dominican

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR BASCOM — Garret Sendelbach didn’t have to look far to find a baseball player to emulate while growing up. Garret’s brother, Logan, who is three years older, always played a level ahead in organized baseball. “I’d always...

Brittany George starring again after scary accident

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR TOLEDO — After striking out twice all of last season, Brittany George equaled that in her first two plate appearances of 2015 for Owens Community College’s softball team. George, a former Elmwood all-Ohio performer and a 2014 second-team...

Boosters land all-star game sponsor

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR Bob Frias of the Fostoria Athletic Boosters was eating dinner at a local restaurant on a recent evening when a much-anticipated phone call came in. The boosters’ annual all-star football game would have a title sponsor after four years without...

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Santoro’s driving layup gives East girls win

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR It was a game for fun. But it’s also more fun to win than to lose. While the game consisted of both sides making mass substitutions, Woodmore’s Kyle Clair, the East coach, inserted two big point producers, Bellevue’s Carly Santoro...

Star Troike says she predicted run to state

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR ELIDA — According to one of those expressions that end up on T-shirts, “If you believe it, you can achieve it.” OK, so Aaron Smith broke the rule. “Never, ever. Never, ever,” St. Wendelin’s girls basketball coach...

SW eyeing first trip to state

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR St. Wendelin’s girls basketball team is one victory from making school history. A win over Ottoville in today’s 7:30 p.m. regional championship game at the Elida Fieldhouse would send the Mohawks where no girls basketball team from the...

Ottoville dominates New Riegel early on, 52-34

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR ELIDA — During an early third-quarter sequence Thursday night, New Riegel’s Leah Bouillon stole the ball from Ottoville’s Brook Mangas at midcourt, only to have Mangas pick her pocket in return as she headed toward the basket. It...