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Prep Volleyball Roundup: McComb stops New Riegel

NEW RIEGEL — When he was named McComb’s volleyball coach a year ago, Dave Reinhart said he wanted to beef up the Panthers’ schedule. After two matches, the Panthers have feasted on some prime competition. Three days after beating Upper Sandusky, a Division III state semifinalist in 2013, McComb jumped to a quick lead and swept New Riegel 25-11, 25-21, 25-21 on Tuesday. McComb, 27-1 and a Division VI state qualifier a year ago, improved to 2-0. New Riegel, whose only loss in 26 matches last season came in the regional semifinals, is 1-1. Two first-team all-Oho standouts led their respective teams. McComb’s Jenna Huffman, a 6-foot-2 junior, hammered 19 kills with three blocks and nine digs. New Riegel’s Kara Scherger, a 5-6 senior, was 46 for 47 spiking with 13 kills and 24 digs. Makenna Babb had 10 kills, Jenna Herr seven and Molly Leppelmeier five for McComb. Babb had 19 digs, Nora Hemminger 18, Sam Thepsourinthone 11 and Loryn Huffman and Brittany Harden 10 each. Loryn Huffman also dished out 40 assists. Scherger was backed by Taylor Arbogast’s 11 kills and 15 digs. Arbogast was 37 for 40 spiking, and Lindsay Bouillon was 80 for 81 setting with 18 assists. mccomb (2-0) ACES: Jenna Herr 2. KILLS: Jenna Huffman 19, Makenna Babb 10, Herr 7, Molly Leppelmeier 5, Nora Hemminger 3. SERVE RECEPTIONS: Babb 20, Brittany Harden 10, Huffman 7. DIGS: Babb 19, Loryn Huffman 10, Harden 10, Sam Thepsourinthone 11, Heminger 18. BLOCKS: Huffman 3, Leppelmeier 2. new riegel (1-1) SERVING: Natalie Reinhart 8-8. KILLS: Kara Scherger 13, Taylor Arbogast 11. SPIKING: Scherger 46-47, Arbogast 37-40. ASSISTS: Lindsay Bouillon 18. SETTING: Arbogast 10-10, Li. Bouillon 80-81, Reinhart 7-7. DIGS: Scherger 24, Arbogast 15, Leah Bouillon 15, Brianna Gillig 13, Reinhart 9. JUNIOR VARSITY: New Riegel, 25-10, 25-8. ARCADIA 3 FOSTORIA 0 ARCADIA — Abbie Dauterman did a little bit of everything in Arcadia’s 25-5, 25-8, 25-9 nonconference romp over Fostoria on Tuesday. The senior was 21 of 21 serving with 11 aces and 17 of 17 hitting with 13 kills to go with five digs and 18 points to lead the Redskins (1-0). Molly Glick tallied 11 points, six digs, four kills and six aces on 14 of 14 serving. Maddie Mock added 16 points and four aces and Haley Kieffer was 43 of 44 setting with 21 assists for Arcadia. Arcadia (1-0) POINTS: Abbie Dauterman 18, Maddie Mock 16, Molly Glick 11. SERVING: Dauterman 21-21, Mock 19-21, Glick 14-14. ACES: Dauterman 11, Glick 6, Mock 4. KILLS: Dauterman 13, Glick 4, Sarah Ball 4, Hailey Ginnever 4. SPIKING: Dauterman 17-17, Glick 8-9, Lizzie Coward 6-6, Ball 5-6, Ginnever 5-6. ASSISTS: Haley Kieffer 21. SETTING: Kieffer 43-44, Glick 5-5. DIGS: Abbie Dauterman 5, Maddie Mock 3, Brittney Nye 3. HARDIN NORTHERN 3 RIDGEMONT 0 DOLA — Holly Wilson was 16 of 19 hitting and finished with 11 kills as Hardin Northern rolled past Ridgemont 25-8, 25-14, 25-15 in Northwest Central Conference play. Ashton Stevenson was 62 of 62 on set attempts with 25 assists, Addy Bame notched eight digs and five kills and Bri Campbell added six kills for the Polar Bears (2-0 overall, 2-0 NWCC). HARDIN NORTHERN (2-0, 2-0 NWCC) SERVING: Cassidy Deckling 14-16, Alanna Roth 13-13. ACES: Deckling 1. KILLS: Holly Wilson 11, Bri Campbell 6, Addy Bame 5. SPIKING: Wilson 16-19, Campbell 12-14, Bame 10-12. ASSISTS: Ashton Stevenson 25. SETTING: Ashton Stevenson 62-62. DIGS: Bame 8, Deckling 6. JUNIOR VARSITY: Hardin Northern 25-23, 25-17. AYERSVILLE 3 COLUMBUS GROVE 0 COLUMBUS GROVE — Hope Schroeder was 10 of 10 serving with 11 kills and 11 digs but Columbus Grove fell 27-25, 25-20, 25-22 to Ayersville in nonconference action Tuesday. Briana Glass handed out 14 assists, Jade Clement was 11 of 11 serving with 10 assists, Kristin Wynn tallied six kills and four solo blocks and Carlee McCluer notched eight kills for the Bulldogs (0-1). COLUMBUS GROVE (0-1) SERVING: Jade Clement 11-11, Hope Schroeder 10-10, Becca Endicott 9-9. KILLS: Schroeder 11, Carlee McCluer 8, Kristin Wynn 6. ASSISTS: Briana Glass 14, Clement 10. DIGS: Schroeder 11. BLOCKS: Wynn 4. JUNIOR VARSITY: Columbus Grove 25-7, 25-12. ADA 3 UPPER SCIOTO VALLEY 0 ADA — Carlee Marshall pounded seven kills and Melina Woods and Lindsay Walden added five each in powering Ada to a 25-21, 25-15, 25-21 volleyball win over Upper Scioto Valley on Tuesday in a nonleague matchup between the Hardin County rivals. Woods also had six blocks and Marshall had four. Tori Wyss led Ada (2-0) with 19 digs, with Megan Simon (5 aces) adding 15. ADA (2-0) ACES: Megan Simon 5. KILLS: Melina Woods 5, Carlee Marshall 7, Lindsay Walden 5. DIGS: Simon 15, Tori Wyss 19. BLOCKS: Woods 6, Marshall 4, Walden 3. JUNIOR VARSITY: Ada, 25-17, 25-18. OTTOVILLE 3 SPENCERVILLE 0 OTTOVILLE — Spencerville took Ottoville to overtime in two of the three sets, but the Big Green won them both in coming away with a 25-20, 26-24, 26-24 nonleague volleyball win on Tuesday. Annie Lindeman led Ottoville with 14 kills. Nicole Kramer was 17 for 17 serving with four aces and Lexie Thorbahn had a team-high 35 assists in the season opener for both schools ottoville (1-0) SERVING: Nicole Kramer 17-17. ACES: Kramer 4. KILLS: Annie Lindeman 14. ASSISTS: Lexie Thorbahn 35. JUNIOR VARSITY: Ottoville, 25-6, 25-12. CAREY 3 RIVERDALE 0 CAREY— Carey’s Shelby and Sydney Kin were a combined 46 for 51 spiking with 24 kills in leading the Blue Devils to a 26-24, 25-14, 25-13 nonleague volleyball win over Riverdale on Tuesday. Shelby Kin, a junior, was 26 for 31 spiking with 16 kills and four blocks. Sydney Kin, a freshman, was 20 for 20 spiking with eight kills and five blocks. Sydney Wentling was 85 for 85 setting with 39 assists for Carey (3-0). Adrienne Hackworth was 18 for 18 serving with four aces and had 18 digs. CAREY (3-0) SERVING: Adrienne Hackworth 16-18, Shelby Kin 15-15, Claire Allison 11-1. ACES: Hackworth 4. KILLS: Sh. Kin 16, Sydney Kin 8, Hnanah Zimmerman 6, Hackworth 5, Sara Craig 5. SPIKING: Shj. Kin 26-31, Sy. Kin 20-20, Craig 12-13. ASSISTS: Sydney Wentling 39. SETTING: Wentling 85-85. DIGS: Hackwort 18, Sh. Kin 10, Joanna Wurst 8. BLOCKS: Sy. Kin 5, Sh. Kin 4. JUNIOR VARSITY: Carey, 25-10, 25-10. MOHAWK 3 GIBSONBURG 1 GIBSONBURG — MacKenzie Sowers had 28 digs, Mya Morris smashed 16 kills and Mohawk opened its season with a win over Gibsonburg 25-12, 25-19, 18-25, 25-10 in volleyball action on Tuesday. Ali Konkle and Sheyanne Wilhelm added 17 and 15 digs, respectively, for Mohawk. Chelsey Trusty added 16 assists and nine digs. Mohawk (1-0) ACES: Ali Konkle, Sheyanne Wilhelm & MacKenzie Sowers 3. KILLS: Mya Morris 16; Konkle 7; Addie Thiery 6. ASSISTS: Hannah Kieffer 18; Chelsey Trusty 16. DIGS: Sowers 28; Konkle 17; Wilhelm 15. BLOCKS: Morris, Wilhelm & Thiery 2. JUNIOR VARSITY: Gibsonburg 25-16, 22-25, 25-22. ELMWOOD 3 FREMONT ST. JOSEPH 0 BLOOMDALE — Jasmine Marsh recorded 12 kills, 10 digs and eight aces as Elmwood easily topped Fremont St. Joseph 25-11, 25-7, 25-20 in a nonconference match. The Royals (1-0) were also led by Ashley Veryser’s 15 kills, while Jennah Wilson added 39 assists and Sarah Wilson contributed 13 digs. ELMWOOD (1-0) ACES: Jasmine Marsh 8. KILLS: Ashley Veryser 15, Jasmine Marsh 12. ASSISTS: Jennah Wilson 39. DIGS: Sarah Wilson 13, Jasmine Marsh 10. JUNIOR VARSITY: Elmwood 24-26, 25-20, 25-22. ELIDA 3 MILLER CITY 0 ELIDA — Haley Lammers had nine kills, four blocks and was 20 of 23 hitting for Miller City, but it wasn’t enough as the Wildcats lost to Elida 25-14, 25-18, 25-18 in a season-opening volleyball match for both teams. Kylee Ricker was 33 of 35 setting, 10 of 10 serving and had six assists for Miller City (0-1). Jana Schroeder added a team-high five digs. Miller City (0-1) SERVING: Kylee Ricker 10-10; Jana Schroeder 9-9. ACES: Haley Lammers & J. Schroeder 1. KILLS: Lammers 9; Kristin Schmenk 4. ASSISTS: Ricker 6; Chloe Ruck 4. SETTING: Ricker 33-35. HITTING: Lammers 20-23. DIGS: J. Schroeder 5; Ricker 3. BLOCKS: Lammers 4. JUNIOR VARSITY: Elida 25-9, 25-12. HOPEWELL-LOUDON 3 OLD FORT 2 OLD FORT — Hopewell-Loudon’s Shelbi Sauber had 30 digs, 15 kills, 10 assists and was 65 of 65 setting in leading the Chieftains to a come-from-behind victory over Old Fort 22-25, 25-21, 9-25, 25-23, 19-17 in volleyball action on Tuesday. Jacque Burns dished out a team-high 21 assists, added 15 digs and was 55 of 56 setting for Hopewell-Loudon, which picked up its first win of the season (1-1). Hopewell-Loudon (1-1) ACES: Lexi Feindel 2. KILLS: Shelbi Sauber 15; Feindel 12; Brooke Arbogast 8. ASSISTS: Jacque Burns 21; Sauber 10. SETTING: Sauber 65-65; Burns 55-56. DIGS: Sauber 30; Burns, Kenadee Siebenaller, Baleigh Searles & Alex Endicott 15. BLOCKS: Feindel 4; Siebenaller 3. JUNIOR VARSITY: Old Fort 25-10, 23-25, 25-23. HERITAGE CHRISTIAN 3 GRAND LAKE CHRISTIAN 0 Hannah Berry hammered 10 kills on Tuesday in leading Heritage Christian to a straight-set 25-18, 25-6, 25-18 win over Grand Lake Christian in a nonleague volleyball season opener. Elie Wright added eight kills for the Minutemen. PATRICK HENRY 3 CONTINENTAL 0 CONTINENTAL — Patrick Henry opened its season with a 25-12, 25-8, 25-18 nonconference win over Continental.

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Momentum for UF stadium project continues to fade

By BRIAN LESTER
Just as a team can look great on paper but fail to get the job done in an actual game, apparently stadium plans can also look good only on paper.

The University of Findlay's lacrosse and football stadium project isn't dead yet, but considering the way things have been moving along in the process over the last year, it is on life support at the moment.

A little over a week ago, news broke that the stadium project had been delayed after the university severed ties with iGoHD, an HD entertainment streaming company in Cincinnati.

The company had been a major player in putting the stadium plan into motion, but because it failed to execute its business plan, which included the signing of sponsorships, UF had no choice but to delay its plans for building a 5,000-seat on-campus stadium.

What gets me is that iGoHD stumbled in the execution of its plan. It shouldn't be rocket science to get the money and sponsorships necessary to make the stadium a reality for the Oilers. The idea of a stadium should sell itself, and yet, we have learned that iGoHD represents incompetence at its best.

I was told that the university had minimal commitment in terms of funding for the stadium, which is surprising in some ways. I understand UF was counting on iGoHD to get its job done, but the university should have been a little more aggressive in getting money for the stadium as well.

As it is, it's unlikely that construction for the stadium will begin this summer as planned. In fact, there is a chance work on the stadium won't begin at all this year.

The news of the delay is a huge blow to the football team and women's lacrosse team. You know coaches have been using the stadium as a major selling point in recruiting, especially in football as the Oilers were set to begin play their in the fall of 2015.

Rob Keys and his staff have done a phenomenal job in a short amount of time of building a program that has become a serious contender for a Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference championship. The only thing missing from the program is a stadium, which Keys called a game changer back in November.

The stadium would be a game changer for the lacrosse team as well as it would help the team take another step forward in its quest to be a competitive team at the national level.

The impact of a stadium cannot be measured in dollars. It goes beyond money, but it seems the problem is there aren't enough people involved with the project who have the vision to see beyond the price tag that comes with building an $8 million stadium.

UF has been talking about a stadium since last summer, but after the initial excitement of the plan, momentum has faded fast.

Someone needs to step up in this situation. Someone needs to step up and put the wheels in motion for a stadium to built. There is still time to make it happen this year. The longer it drags on, though, the more momentum fades.

It's funny that the university used to make sure that whenever the stadium was mentioned, it was called a lacrosse and football stadium and not just a football stadium.

Well, as of right now it might not matter what we call the stadium because it's starting to look like there won't be a stadium at all.

I hope I'm wrong, but at the time, I'm not holding my breath waiting for a stadium to be built.

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Prep Track Roundup: Findlay sixth at St. Francis

TOLEDO -- Findlay High School's 3,200-meter relay team took first place Friday to pace the Trojans to sixth place at the Toledo St. Francis Knight Relays. Joseph Misamore, Isaiah Gaines, Patrick Breen and Boden Fisher finished in 8:30.98. Findlay scored 711/3 team points. Toledo Whitmer won the meet with 109 points, ahead of St. Francis (965/6) and Toledo St. John's (851/2). Findlay's pole vault relay placed second at 22-0, as Chase Hoerig and Justin Eyerly each vaulted 11 feet. The high jump relay duo of Justin Dickey (6-0) and Sam Kovaleski (5-4) tied for second at 11-4. Findlay's shuttle hurdle relay squad was also second as Colin Parker, Marquis Ramsey, Doryin Thames and Trjay Pryor finished in 1:04.55. BOYS Team Standings 1, Toledo Whitmer 109. 2, Toledo St. Francis 965/6. 3, Toledo St. John's 851/2. 4, Sylvania Southview 77. 5, Toledo Central Catholic 74. 6, Findlay 711/3. 7, Bedford (Mich.) 431/3. 8, Tiffin Columbian 421/2. 9, Sylvania Northview 411/2. 10, Perrysburg 40. 11, Toledo Bowsher 24. 12, Toledo Christian 23. 13, Toledo Start 12. Area BOYS Finishes SHOT relay -- 4, Findlay (Calkins, Routson) 88-13/4. DISCUS relay -- 5, Findlay (Calkins, Routson) 251-0. HJ relay -- 2 (tie), Findlay (Dickey, Kovaleski) 11-4. LJ relay -- 8, Findlay (Dickey, Stallings) 37-9. PV relay -- 2, Findlay (Hoerig, Eyerly) 22-0. 3,200 RELAY -- 1, Findlay (Misamore, Gaines, Breen, Fisher) 8:30.98. 110 HH -- 7, Thames (Fin) 15.96. 100 -- 4, Ajala (Fin) 11.35. 400 shuttle hurdle RELAY -- 2, Findlay (Parker, Ramsey, Thames, Pryor) 1:04.55. 800 relay -- 4, Findlay (Jones, Ajala, Parker, Ramsey) 1:35.09. 400 -- 8, Parker (Fin) 54.40. 300 ih -- 5, Ramsey (Fin) 42.00. 800 -- 4, Misamore (Fin) 2:06.28. 200 -- 7, Jones (Fin) 24.46. 3,200 -- 4, Gaines (Fin) 9:58.64. PH girls win HJ ARCHBOLD -- Patrick Henry's girls track team won the high jump relay and the boys team finished second in two events as the Patriots finished fifth and fourth in the girls and boys standings, respectively, at the Archbold Walker-Dilbone Relays on Friday. The high jump relay team of Natalie Herder, Courtney Rosebrook and Remi Bower had a total height of 13-10. Herder had the highest jump overall at 5-2, while Rosebrook and Bower each finished in a tie for fourth at 4-4. The boys 400 shuttle hurdle team of Nathan Andonian, Triston Novak, Jaaron Zentz and Zach Nye finished second at 1:04.92, just 0.41 seconds behind first-place Wauseon. The high jump relay team (A.J. Wagner, Alex Suber, Jaaron Zentz) also finished second at 16-5. BOYS Team Standings 1, Archbold 102. 2, Wauseon 98. 3, Liberty Center 70. 4, Patrick Henry 56. 5, Bowling Green 41. 6, Convoy Crestview 39. 7, Ayersville 27. Area BOYS Finishes 800 medley -- 4, Patrick Henry (Bonner, Johnson, Nye, Willford) 1:40.47. distance medley -- 7, Patrick Henry (Scheele, Suber, Bostelman, Rhoda) 12:32.97. 1,600 sprint medley -- 7, Patrick Henry (Shope, Crouch, Norden, Nelson) 4:44.20. 400 shuttle hurdle -- 2, Patrick Henry (Andonian, Novak, Zentz, Nye) 1:04.92. SHOT relay -- 3, Patrick Henry (Carrizales, Myers, Nickels) 133-04½. DISCUS relay -- 3, Patrick Henry (Myers, Carrizales, Nickels) 405-00. HJ relay-- 2, Patrick Henry (Wagner, Suber, Zentz) 16-5. LJ relay-- 4, Patrick Henry (Nye, Wagner, Ehlers) 53-06. PV relay -- 3, Patrick Henry (Andonian, Shope, Plassman) 28-6. 3,200 RELAY -- 6, Patrick Henry (Zentz, Willford, Bostelman, Scheele) 9:10.38. 800 relay -- 3, Patrick Henry (Ehlers, Nye, Bonner, Johnson) 1:35.12. 400 relay -- 3, Patrick Henry (Ehlers, Wagner, Bonner, Johnson) 45.32. 1,600 relay -- 6, Patrick Henry (Suber, Andonian, Plassman, Rhoda) 4:02.94. GIRLS Team Standings 1, Wauseon 110. 2, Bowling Green 90. 3, Archbold 76½. 4, Liberty Center 60. 5, Patrick Henry 46. 6, Ayersville 32. 7, Convoy Crestview 16½. Area GIRLS Finishes 800 medley -- 6, Patrick Henry (Craig, Magallanes, Holloway, Lanzer) 2:12.45. distance medley -- 7, Patrick Henry (S. Lanzer, Buenger, T. Lanzer, Moehrman) 16:45.68. 400 thrower relay -- 2, Patrick Henry (Magallanes, Rosebrook, Shively, Nye) 59.99. 1,600 sprint medley -- 6, Patrick Henry (Craig, Bower, Herder, Lanzer) 5:14.00. SHOT relay-- 5, Patrick Henry (Shively, Wulff, Burditt) 83-17¼. HJ relay-- 1, Patrick Henry (Herder, Rosebrook, Bower) 13-10. LJ relay-- 3, Patrick Henry (Herder, Holloway, Burkey) 43-0½. PV relay-- 3, Patrick Henry (Buenger, West, Wulff) 20-00. 800 relay -- 4, Patrick Henry (Boyer, Bostelman, Burkey, Jones) 1:57.05. 400 relay -- 3, Patrick Henry (Boyer, Bostelman, Burkey, Jones) 53.41. 1,600 relay -- 5, Patrick Henry (Rosebrook, Jones, Herder, Bostelman) 4:41.18. Smith leads Pirates LIMA -- Bluffton's Hunter Smith won the shot put with a throw of 44-21/2 Friday to lead the Pirates boys track team to a fourth-place finish at the Lima Shawnee Invitational. Smith teamed with Brady Parkins, Clay Wilson and Levi Kistler as Bluffton's 400-meter throwers relay quarter placed second (50.80). Wilson placed second in the pole vault (12-6), while Parkins was second in the discus (119-6). Bluffton finished with 46 points. Lima Senior (90) won the boys meet with Lima Central Catholic (77) second and Lima Shawnee (70) third. Bluffton's girls scored 22 points and were last in the nine-team field. Lima Senior (1011/4) won the girls meet with Lima Shawnee (961/4) second. Kaleigh Oberly tied for second in the high jump (4-6) and Kayla Edington was third in the discus (98-81/2) to lead the Pirates. BOYS Team Standings 1, Lima Senior 90. 2, Lima Central Catholic 77. 3, Lima Shawnee 70. 4, Bluffton 46. 5, Delphos St. John's 45. 6, Elida 391/2. 7, Allen East 381/2. 8, Lima Bath 37. 9, Lima Perry 22. Area BOYS Finishes SHOT -- 1, Smith (Blu) 44-21/2. DISCUS -- 2, Parkins (Blu) 119-6. PV -- 2, Wilson (Blu) 12-6. 3,200 RELAY -- 6, Bluffton (Bourassa, Begg, Andreas, Marcum) 9:53.95. 110 HH -- 5, Bassitt (Blu) 18.77. 100 -- 6, Alt (Blu) 12.03. 1,600 -- 4, Harnish (Blu) 4:41.08. 400 relay -- 6, Bluffton (Crisp, Wannemacher, Scalf, R. Stratton) 47.86. Distance medley relay -- 6, Bluffton (Bourassa, Marcum, Luke, Metztger) 13:45.72. sprint medley relay -- 5, Bluffton (Scalf, Noble, Kingsley, Crisp) 1:45.81. 400 throwers relay -- 2, Bluffton (Smith, Parkins, Wilson, Kistler) 50.80. GIRLS Team Standings 1, Lima Senior 1011/4. 2, Lima Shawnee 961/4. 3, Delphos St. John's 581/4. 4, Lima Bath 461/4. 5, Elida 42. 6, Allen East 41. 7, Lima Central Catholic 34. 8, Lima Perry 24. 9, Bluffton 22. Area GIRLS Finishes DISCUS -- Edington (Blu) 98-81/2. HJ -- 2, Oberly (Blu) 4-6. 800 relay -- 6, Bluffton (Theisen, Baker, Monday, Oberly) 1:56.77. 1,600 -- 4, Nisly (Blu) 5:59.12. 6, Sommers (Blu) 6:01.11. sprint medley relay -- 6, Bluffton (Ribley, Hill, Theisen, Mitchell) 2:08.76. 1,600 relay -- 5, Bluffton (Theisen, Schweyer, Steinmetz, Ribley) 4:44.59. Matheny leads Redmen MARGARETTA -- What Fostoria lacked in quantity, it made up for in quality on Friday in the 49th annual Margaretta Track and Field Invitational. C.J. Matheny placed in four events, Aquiles Estrada in three, and Corey Gavin and Rayshon Martin placed in two each for Fostoria. The Redmen finished with 37 points, good enough for a tie for eighth with Genoa. Edison won the meet with 134½ points. In girls competition, Olivia Velenti finished third in the long jump at 15-5 and also was on the 400-meter relay team, along with Valencia Cousin, Lilianna Velasquez and Taylor Tucker, that took seventh in 55.01. Fostoria's Matheny was third in the 800 run (2:04.12) and eighth in the 400 (55.12), four places behind Martin (52.98). He also placed on the 1,600 relay team that took fifth place as well as the 3,200 relay team, which finished eighth. BOYS Team Standings 1, Edison 134½. 2, Seneca East 104. 3, Woodmore 77. 4, Vermillion 75. 5, Margaretta 54. 6, Smithville 52. 7, Firelands 45. 8, Genoa 37. 8, Fostoria 37. 10, Brookside 33½. 11, Midview 14. FOSTORIA BOYS FINISHES 3,200 RELAY -- 4, Fostoria (Estrada, Gavin, Green, Matheney). 1,600 -- 3. Estrada (Fos) 4:45.45. 400 -- 4, Martin (Fos) 52.98. 8, Matheney (Fos) 55.12. 800 -- 3, Matheney (Fos) 2:04.12. 200 -- 3, Martin (Fos) 23.99. 3,200 -- 8, Estrada (Fos) 11:00.36. 1,600 relay -- 5, Fostoria (Martin, Johnson, Gavin, Metheney) 3:50.79. GIRLS Team Standings 1, Edison 148. 2, Smithville 123. 3, Woodmore 78½. 4, Vermillion 66. 5, Margaretta 60½. 6, Seneca East 46. 7, Brookside 42. 8, Firelands 29. 9, Midview 28. 10, Geonoa 18. 11, Lake Ridge Academy 16. 12, Fostoria 8. FOSTORIA GIRLS FINISHES LJ -- 3, Valenti (Fos) 15-5. 400 relay -- 7, Fostoria (Valenti, Cousin, Velasquez, Tucker) 55.01.

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Prep Track: H-L boys, St. Wendelin girls win Fostoria Booster titles

FOSTORIA -- Hopewell-Loudon's boys team and Fostoria St. Wendelin's girls track teams rolled to team championships in the Black Division at Saturday's Fostoria Booster Invitational at Memorial Stadium. Ian Tooker, Ben Bodart and Noah Breidenbach were triple winners as the Chieftains easily outscored runner-up Lakota 181-91 in the boys Black Division. Breidenbach won the 400 (54.29) and teamed with Cody Malone, Eli Tooker and Zach Clouse to win the 800 relay (1:37.54). He also joined Bodart, Drew Kurtz and Marcus Ardner to win the 1,600 relay (3:42.23). Bodart swept the 110 high (16.42) and 300 intermediate (42.70) hurdles. Tooker won the 200 (24.05) and joined Malone, Elancio Velasquez and Kurtz to win the 400 relay (46.63). The Chieftains Marcus Ardner won the 800 (2:10.52), Alex Wood finished first in the 3,200 (10:35.44) and Patric Gase took the high jump (5-8). Arcadia's Shae Watkins won the discus with a season-best toss of 145-5 and New Riegel's Tim Ink was first in the 100 (11.98). St. Wendelin scored wins in three relays to highlight its first-place performance as the Mohawks outscored Lakota 131-110 in the girls Black Division. Maddie Borer was a triple winner for St. Wendelin. She won the 800 (2:39.07) and teamed with Victoria and Sophia Volpe and Jocelyn Reinhart to win the 3,200 relay (10:24.34). Borer, Reinhart, Sara Goddard and Hailee Burns won the 1,600 relay (4:29.23). Goddard got an individual win on the pole vault (9-0) and Sophia Volpe finished first in the 1,600 (5:43.14). Springfield cruised to a 167-96 margin over Woodmore to win the boys Red Division. Liberty-Benton, which was last in the team standings, got wins from Adam Orians in the pole vault (9-6) and Griffin Rath in the 110 high hurdles (16.26). Fostoria freshman Skylar Cramer won the long jump (18-9). Springfield also won the girls Black Division crown 173-118 over Woodmore. Fostoria's Taylor Tucker was the only area champ as she won the long jump with a leap of 15-6¼. Red Division BOYS Team Standings 1, Springfield 167. 2, Woodmore 96. 3, Fostoria 68. 4, Genoa 59. 5, Maumee 52. 6, Woodward 43. 7, Liberty-Benton 42. Area Finishes SHOT -- 4, Thompson (Fos) 41-3½. 5, Carpenter (L-B) 40-5¾. 6, Boyd (L-B) 39-3¼. DISCUS -- 5, Myers (L-B) 108-5. HJ -- 4, Rath (L-B) 5-8. 6, Danko (Fos) 5-6. 6, Johnson (Fos) 5-0. LJ -- 1, Cramer (Fos) 18-9. 2, Martin (Fos) 18-7½. PV -- 1, Orians (L-B) 9-6. 6, Borgerson (L-B) 8-6. 3,200 RELAY -- 4, Fostoria (Estrada, Green, Gavin, Matheny) 9:00.92. 5, Liberty-Benton (Hendel, Dailey, Rosenberger, Berner) 9:34.41. 110 HH -- 1, Rath (L-B) 16.26. 6, Fuerstenau (Fos) 22.97. 100 -- 6, Green (Fos) 12.27. 8, Smith (L-B) 12.64. 800 relay -- 3, Fostoria Senior (Fisher, Johnson, Danko, Cramer) 1:41.29. 5, Liberty-Benton (C. Smith, T. Smith, Hendel, Burner) 1:44.58. 1,600 -- 6, Estrada (Fos) 4:58.59. 400 relay -- 4, Fostoria Senior (Fisher, Bunley, Bush, Cramer) 46.68. 400 -- 2, Martin (Fos) 54.37. 4, Matheny (Fos) 54.68. 300 ih -- 3, Hendel (L-B) 48.10. 7, Stump (L-B) 51.35. 800 -- 2, Matheny (Fos) 2:08.67. 3,200 -- 5, Estrada (Fos) 11;01.75. 6, Gupta (L-B) 11:22.73. 1,600 relay -- 3, Fostoria Senior (Martin, Gooding, Gavin, Matheny) 3:46.66. Girls Division GIRLS Team Standings 1, Springfield 173. 2, Woodmore 118. 3, Maumee 87. 4, Toledo Woodward 48. 5, Liberty-Benton 38. 6, Fostoria Senior 32. 7, Genoa 24 Area GIRLS Finishes SHOT -- 4, Bell (L-B) 29-¾. DISCUS -- Bell (L-B) 84-5. HJ -- 4, Briggs (L-B) 4-6. 5, Hyre (L-B) 4-0. LJ -- 1, Tucker (Fos) 15-6¼. 3, Valenti (Fos) 14-7¾. 4, Hohman (L-B) 13-9½. PV -- 4, Miller (L-B) 7-6. 6, Dobbins (L-B) 6-6. 3,200 RELAY -- 4, Liberty-Benton (Miller, Baumlein, Frankart, B. Peplinski) 11:50.02. 800 relay -- Fostoria Senior (Cousin, Velasquez, Valenti, Tucker) 1:55.65. 5, Liberty-Benton (Lassiter, Brown, Teeple, Musselman) 2:02.88. 1,600 -- 5, Baumlein (L-B) 6:10.02. 400 relay -- 2, Fostoria Senior (Valenti, Cousin, Velasquez, Tucker) 54.23. 5, Liberty-Benton (Lassiter, Brown, Teeple, Hohman) 58.21. 1,600 relay -- 4, Liberty-Benton (Baumlein, Miller, Brown, Thomas) 4:56.59. Black Division BOYS Team Standings 1, Hopewell-Loudon 181. 2, Lakota 92. 3, Cardinal Stritch 70. 4, Fostoria St. Wendelin 53. 5, Arcadia 50. 6, Old Fort 29. 7, New Riegel 13. Area BOYS Finishes SHOT -- 3. Reinhart (NR) 41-0. 6, Weaver (NR) 32-10½. DISCUS -- 1, Watkins (Arc) 145-4. 6, Reinhart (NR) 115-0. HJ -- 1, Gase (H-L) 5-8. 2, Walters (FSW) 5-8. LJ -- 1, Ink (NR) 18-11¼. 2, Clouse (H-L) 18-3¼. 3, Tooker (H-L) 18-½. 4, Walters (FSW) 17-11½. 5, Recker (Arc) 16-8¼. PV -- 2, Swartzmiller (H-L) 10-0. 3, Dell (H-L) 9-6. 3,200 RELAY -- 2, Hopewell-Loudon (Wood, Alvarado, Williams, Swartzmiller) 8:59.8. 5, Fostoria St. Wendeklin (DeHaven, Ricker, Sellers, Walter) 9:46.76. 110 HH -- 1, Bodart (H-L) 16.42. 2, Gase (H-L) 16.59. 3, Recker (Arc) 16.77. 5, Reinhart (NR) 19.51. 100 -- 1, Ink (NR) 11.98. 2, Velasquez (H-L) 11.99. 3, Malone (H-L) 12.31. 6, Johnson (Arc) 12.71. 8, Recker (FSW) 13.16. 800 relay -- 1, Hopewell-Loudon (Malone, Tooker, Clouse, Breidenbach) 1:37.54. 3, Arcadia Counts, Watkins, Johnson, Metzger) 1:41.29. 6, Fostoria St. Wendelin (M. Noel, Cassidy, C. Noel, Park) 1:52.15. 1,600 -- 3, DeHaven (FSW) 4:57.96. 4, Swartzmiller (H-L) 5:03.58. 6, Alvarado (H-L) 5:16.49. 7, Reinhart (Arc) 5:21.65. 8, Sellers (FSW) 5:29.97. 400 relay -- 1, Hopewell-Loudon (Malone, Velasquez, Kurtz, Tooker) 46.63. 3, Fostoria St. Wendelin (Kelbley, Gonzalez, Hipsher, M. Noel) 56.17. 4, Arcadia (Knepper, Johnson, Thompson, VanAtta) 56.92. 400 -- 1, Breidenbach (H-L) 54.29. 2, Metzger (Arc) 54.92. 6, Walter (FSW) 56.26. 300 Ih -- 1, Bodart (H-L) 42.70. 2, Gase (H-L) 44.37. 3, Recker (Arc) 44.99. 4, M. Noel (FSW) 47.81. 800 -- 1, Ardner (H-L) 2:10.52. 5, Williams (H-L) 2:17.76. 200 -- 1, Tooker (H-L) 24.05. 2, Velasquez (H-L0 24.36. 3, Walter (FSW) 24.75. 4, Walters (FSW) 24.97. 6, Johnson (Arc) 25.88. 3,200 -- 1, Wood (H-L) 10:35.44. 2, DeHaven (FSW) 10:51.60. 5, Ricker (FSW) 11:47.60. 1,600 relay -- 1, Hopewell-Loudon (Breidenbach, Kurtz, Bodart, Ardner) 3:42.23. 3, Arcadia (Counts, Recker, Johnson, Metzger) 3:47.09. 6, Fostoria St. Wendelin (Walter, C. Noel, Walters, Park) 4:02.89. GIRLS Team Standings 1, Fostoria St. Wendelin 131. 2, Lakota 110. 3, Cardinal Stritch 92. 4, Hopewell-Loudon 85. 5, Arcadia 60. 6, Old Fort 29. 7, New Riegel 13. Area GIRLS Finishes SHOT -- 2, Zimmerman (FSW) 29-10½. 6, Williams (H-L) 25-5¼. DISCUS -- 3, Burns (Arc) 94-5. HJ -- 2, Feindel (H-L) 4-8. 5, Naus (H-L) 4-2. 6, Hay (FSW) 4-0. LJ -- 2. Zimmerman (FSW) 14-6. 3, Kirian (Arc) 14-5½. 4, S. Goddard (FSW) 14-4½. 5, Leiter (H-L) 14-½. 6, Zoeller (NR) 13-6¾. PV -- 1, S. Goddard (FSW) 9-0. 3, Siegel (H-L) 8-6. 4, Leiter (H-L) 7-6. 6, Ogg (FSW) 6-6. 3,200 RELAY -- 1, Fostoria St. Wendelin (V. Volpe, Reinhart, Borer, S. Volpe) 10:24.34. 2, Hopewell-Loudon (Erlanger, Strahn, Heldman, Reinhart) 11:39.46. 100 IH -- 2, Hallman (FSW) 16.72. 3, Kirian (Arc) 17.22. 5, Feindel (H-L) 17.69. 6, Erlanger (H-L) 18.33. 100 -- 5, Metcalfe (Arc) 14.57. 6, Hallman (FSW) 14.58. 7, Arbogast (H-L) 14.60. 8, Zoeller (NR) 14.93. 800 relay -- 1, Fostoria St. Wendelin (Borer, Weaver, Zimmerman, Burns) 1:57.65. 2, Hopewell-Loudon (MOrel, Dodge, Arnold, Leiter) 2:01.64. 4, Arcadia (Santa Cruz, Dingelstedt, Metcalfe, Jordan) 2:07.26. 1,600 -- 1, S. Volpe (FSW) 5:43.14. 3, Reinhart (FSW) 5:56.52. 4, Musson (Arc) 6:05.49. 6, Heldman (H-L) 6:29.25. 400 relay -- 2. Fostoria St. Wendelin (Hallman, Zimmerman, S. Goddard, Weaver) 56.12. 3, Arcadia (Santa Cruz, Metcalfe, Kirian, Jordan) 56.20. 4, Hopewell-Loudon (Vargas, Searles, Strahm, Morel) 56.42. 400 -- 2, Burns (FSW) 1:06.01. 3, Santa Cruz (Arc) 1:08.18. 4, Mathias (NR) 1:09.29. 5, Strahm (H-L) 1:13.28. 6, Arnold (H-L) 1:14.65. 300 Lh -- 2, Kirian (Arc) 50.71. 3, Erlanger (H-L) 51.84. 4, Feindel (H-L) 55.45. 6, Ogg (FSW) 59.20. 800 -- 1, Borer (FSW) 2:39.07. 2, V. Volpe (FSW) 2:39.46. 4, Reinhart (NR) 3:00.37. 5, Portentoso 3:00.58. 200 -- 2, Santa Cruz (Arc) 28.10. 4, Leiter (H-L) 29.07. 6, Reinhart (FSW) 29.84. 3,200 -- 1, Reinhart (H-L) 12:59.14. 3, K. Goddard (FSW) 13:31.42. 4, Musson (Arc) 13:46.80. 5, Meyers (FSW) 14:21.72. 6, Shaver (H-L) 14:27.44. 1,600 relay -- 1, Fostoria St. Wendelin (Reinhart, Burns, S. Goddard, Borer) 4:29.23. 2, Hopewell-Loudon (Arbogast Feindel, Morel, Erlanger) 4:42.44. 4, New Riegel (Zoeller, Reinhart, Mathias, Dyer) 5:13.49.

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Prep Tennis: Findlay sixth at Lexington

LEXINGTON -- Max MacDonald placed fifth at No. 2 singles and Findlay High's tennis team had three sixth-place finishes at the Lexington Invitational on Saturday. MacDonald followed a first-round 6-0, 7-5 loss to Lexington's Matt Youse with wins over James Sophia of Shaker Heights (8-5) and Louis Filipiak of Toledo St. Francis (8-3). Reid Teatsorth fell to Massillon Jackson state qualifier Joey Thomas 6-2, 6-2 in the first round and ended up sixth. Findlay High's doubles teams of Ian Laird and Brent Gorman (No. 1) and Hyunchul Lee and Logan Sullivan (No. 2) also finished sixth. Jake Elbin was seventh at No. 3 singles. Walsh Jesuit came out on top in an elite field, scoring 37 points to edge Kenston and Massillon Jackson by one point and Lexington by two for the team title. Dublin Coffman was fifth (29) and Findlay sixth (20). Shaker Heights and St. Francis (16) tied for seventh. Findlay High Results NO. 1 SINGLES -- Joey Thomas (Massilon Jackson) def. Reid Teatsorth 6-2, 6-2; Teatsorth def. Lavry Aschoff (Shaker Heights) 8-1; Tyler Gargas (St. Francis) def. Teatsorth 8-4. NO. 2 SINGLES -- Matt Youse (Lexington) def. Max Macdonald 6-0, 7-5; MacDonald def. James Sophia (Shaker Heights) 8-5; MacDonald def. Louis Filipiak (St. Francis) 8-3. NO. 3 SINGLES -- Jax Carrington (Kenston) def. Jake Elbin 7-5, 6-4; Mark Spencer (Massillon Jackson) def. Elbin 8-4; Elbin def. Adam Gstalder (St Francis) 8-3. NO. 1 DOUBLES -- Tommy Barkett/Matt Barkett (Lexington) def. Ian Laird/Brent Gorman 7-5, 6-1; Gorman/Laird def. Omar Raghab/Jake Browner (Shaker Heights) 8-3; Brian Doe/Vischy Javangula (Dublin Coffman) def. Laird/Gorman 8-0. NO. 2 DOUBLES -- Ken Yoshino/Rob Markins (Dublin Coffman) def. Hyunchul Lee/Logan Sullivan 6-4, 6-3; Lee/Sullivan def. Adam Kasper/Javier Gomez (St. Francis) 8-6; Chris Hoffman/Rick Martin (Kenston) def. Lee/Sullivan 8-5.

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