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Pro Football: Bills’ Hyde had plenty of fans in Cleveland

By SCOTT COTTOS staff writer CLEVELAND — Not every Buffalo Bills road game affords Micah Hyde the opportunity to see friends from home. So, in addition to the Bills’ 19-17 preseason victory over the Cleveland Browns on Friday night at FirstEnergy Stadium, the Fostoria...
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Sixteen runners out for CC at FHS

By SCOTT COTTOS Staff Writer Fostoria High School is seeing opposite ends of the numbers game in its cross country program. While 10 boys are running this season, only six — just one more than necessary to comprise a full team for a meet — are on the girls roster....
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Prep Volleyball: Big goals for FHS seniors

By SCOTT COTTOS STAFF WRITER In 2017, Fostoria High School finished with its third consecutive winning season in as many years under the direction of coach Krissy Lotycz. The Lady Red posted records of 16-8 overall and 9-5 in the Northern Buckeye Conference. But while Lotycz...
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FHS girls tennis is both learning and having fun

By SCOTT COTTOS Staff writer Rarely has a top-notch tennis talent emerged in Fostoria. Many good athletes and hard workers have, though, and it’s those traits coach Yvette Anez hopes can cash in for some success for Fostoria High School’s girls tennis team this...
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Kupcho hangs with leaders

By SCOTT COTTOS STAFF WRITER SYLVANIA — It was a matter of first things first for Jennifer Kupcho. “I was just trying to make the cut, and then once I made the cut, (I was) kind of just thinking to double my score, hopefully to get to six under,” the 21-year-old...
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St. Ursula grads can’t make the cut

By SCOTT COTTOS STAFF WRITER SYLVANIA — Neither Lizzie Win nor Pinya Pipatjarasgit made the cut in the Marathon Classic at Highland Meadows Golf Club. But playing in their first LPGA event was more than enough to make them happy. The two former Toledo St. Ursula standouts...
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Marathon Classic: Sharp feels right at home in Toledo

By SCOTT COTTOS STAFF WRITER SYLVANIA — Twenty-two-year-old Maumee resident Erin Lynch has a special relationship with Canadian LPGA Tour professional Alena Sharp. “She’s my sister,” Lynch said with a big smile just before Sharp finished her opening round...
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Marathon Classic: Hollis hoping to make a splash

By SCOTT COTTOS STAFF WRITER SYLVANIA — Years before the all-America honors and a spot in the U.S. Women’s Open, there was Jillian Hollis knowingly playing out of her league. In 2014, the then 17-year-old from the Cleveland suburb of Rocky River received a...

Marathon Classic: Lewis prepping for motherhood

By SCOTT COTTOS STAFF WRITER SYLVANIA — Stacy Lewis has returned to one of her favorite golf tournaments with a bit of extra company. Lewis is a Toledo native who always draws a huge amount of support from family, friends and other fans when she plays in the Marathon...
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Thompson looks to be a contender

By SCOTT COTTOS STAFF WRITER SYLVANIA — In competitive golf, the only defense is a good offense. And while Lexi Thompson put on a terrific display of scoring in last year’s Marathon Classic, second place was the best she could muster. Thompson, well known to golf fans...