Bobcats eliminate Lady Red in 3 sets

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR BOWLING GREEN — Fostoria High School’s coaching staff had a simple message for their team before it took on top-seeded Bowling Green in Saturday night’s Division II district quarterfinal match. And while their effort wasn’t...

Redmen aim to halt losing skid

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR On paper, Woodmore is just the team Fostoria High School would want to see this week. The Wildcats, who will visit Memorial Stadium for Friday’s 7 p.m. Northern Buckeye Conference contest, are 0-7 overall, including losses in all of their four...

Elmwood teams runner-up at NBC meet

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR BETTSVILLE — It was a good day to be a Royal. Perhaps sneaking up on the competition in both the boys and girls races, Elmwood took second in the team standings of both in Saturday’s Northern Buckeye Conference championships at H.P. Eells...

Makayla Dull eyes repeat as D-II state champion

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR Makayla Dull feels a jumble of emotions as she looks ahead to her final two rounds in the Division II girls state golf tournament. “Obviously, I’m excited because it’s state,” the Lakota senior said. “I’m nervous...

FHS needs big upgrade, coach says

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR If Fostoria High School is going to come away with a victory when it travels to Otsego for a Northern Buckeye Conference game, its performance will require a nearly total reversal from a week ago. Coach Derek Kidwell didn’t try to sugarcoat...

H-L boys third at FHS Invite

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR When a team lives up to expectations, a coach has to be pleased. Such was the case with Hopewell-Loudon’s boys coach Helen Coleman after her squad placed third in the Black Division of the Fostoria Athletic Boosters Invitational on a cold,...

FHS prepares for another tough test

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR If Fostoria High School football fans needed a reminder that the program is still rebuilding, it came in a harsh manner last week. The Redmen carried a three-game winning streak into Rossford, but they came out with a 49-12 decision in the loss...

Lakota’s Dull state bound for third consecutive year

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR ARLINGTON — As any weekend duffer might, Makayla Dull hit a few 40-yard ground balls during her round Monday at Sycamore Springs Golf Course. “I topped it, like, three times,” she said. “It was really bad.” Fortunately...

Redmen eyeing 4th straight victory

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR Fostoria High School’s three victories this season are three more than it had in the last two seasons combined. With the midway point of the season looming with Friday’s 7 p.m. Northern Buckeye Conference game at Rossford, Redmen coach...