MANN-HARE HOENING FUNERAL HOME   ||   NEWS UPDATES
off

Sectional Boys Basketball: Huron ends Fostoria’s season

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR SHELBY — Fostoria High School had a chance for renewal on Tuesday night — to discard a 3-19 record and 13-game losing streak and start its second season with a victory. That possibility dropped with a resounding thud, however, as the...
off

Girls Basketball: Leipsic gets past New Riegel, 42-35

By SCOTT COTTOS Staff writer BASCOM — Leipsic coach Gary Kreinbrink spoke before Saturday night’s Division IV girls sectional championship game about the unpredictability of tournament play. Along that line, Vikings fans may not have expected the tussle their team...
off

Boys Basketball: Redmen fall to Otsego, 49-39

  By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR TONTOGANY — Otsego coach Jim Bostdorff was less than thrilled with his team’s performance in its 49-39 victory over Fostoria High School in Thursday night’s Northern Buckeye Conference boys basketball game. FHS coach Thom...
off

Girls basketball: NR girls subdue Mohawk

    By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR BASCOM — Mohawk’s Warriors went into Wednesday night’s Division IV girls sectional semifinal with a nothing-to-lose attitude. And they almost didn’t lose. Mohawk, seeded 11th in the Liberty-Benton district,...
off

Boys basketball: Carey holds off Fostoria

      By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR Fostoria High School did just about everything in its power to beat Carey on Tuesday night — except close the deal. Senior Cody Luzader’s 3-pointer from the left wing with 1:23 remaining held up as the winning basket...
off

Boys basketball: Royals look sharp in beating Redmen

By SCOTT COTTOS Staff writer FOSTORIA — Elmwood boys basketball coach Ty Traxler wondered what he’d get out of his team at Fostoria High School on Saturday, one night after a tough home loss to Genoa. As it turned out, Traxler got what he’d to hoped to see. The...
off

Elmwood stops Fostoria for NBC championship

      By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR Fostoria resident Peighton Troike played her first three seasons of high school basketball at St. Wendelin. After St. Wendelin’s closure last spring, Troike transferred to Elmwood. But she still got to win a championship in...
off

Prep swimming: Costello wants to be the best

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR Tony Costello’s path to becoming a strong competitive swimmer was a matter of catching a break — literally. A decade ago, he was an aspiring wrestler. Then a mishap occurred. “I was in second grade and I was messing with my older...
off

Girls basketball: Seneca East rolls past Fostoria 75-56

By SCOTT COTTOS Staff writer FOSTORIA — Batman and Robin will forever be known as the Dynamic Duo. But for one more season, Seneca East girls basketball fans can enjoy the exploits of a pair of players and develop a nickname of their own. Guards Jessica Bowerman and Marina...
off

Boys Basketball: H-L strikes gold at the line

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR FINDLAY — All basketball coaches preach the necessity of making free throws. Those words, of course, are met with different results. Hopewell-Loudon’s boys struck gold from the free-throw line by making 21 of 26 for the game, including 17...