Minster gives up nine runs in top of seventh, score seven in bottom of seventh to win
By Gary R. Rasberry
COLDWATER - "At the conclusion of the game, a couple kids grabbed me and asked 'What the hell just happened?' " Minster coach Mike Wiss said after the conclusion of Saturday's Division IV baseball district final against Crestview.
The kids weren't the only ones at Coldwater's Veterans Field with that question. [More]
The Daily Standard Softball Dream Team has a familiar name as Player of the Year.
Her name is Haley Hawk.
The Parkway senior recently became a three-time Midwest Athletic Conference Player of the Year and has now been bestowed that same honor for a fourth straight season on the Daily Standard Dream Team. [More]
Event has raised over $100,000 for local charities
By Sydney Albert
FORT RECOVERY - After almost a decade and more than $100,000 raised for local charities, officials will hold the final Mad Run at Fort Recovery Ambassador Park on Saturday.
Event coordinator Deb Hemmelgarn said that while this year would be the seventh for the Mad Run, the committee responsible has probably been working on the event for eight or nine years, and the work is intensive. [More]
ELIDA - Coldwater versus Van Buren in Game 1. Fort Recovery versus Ottawa-Glandorf in Game 2.
The Midwest Athletic Conference, Western Buckeye League and Blanchard Valley Conference were all represented on Thursday at the Division III Elida district baseball semifinals at Ed Sandy Field. [More]
CELINA - Scammers often target senior citizens, but seniors can protect their nest eggs, Mercer County Sheriff Jeff Grey said at the first meeting of the Forum of Resources for Elder Education of Mercer County.
Poeppelman sends Wildcats past Cards; Panthers roll past Tribe
By Colin Foster
WAPAKONETA - A walk-off winner was followed by a run-rule decision in Wednesday's Division IV softball district semifinal double-dip.
Jenna Poeppelman's two-out single in the eighth inning gave Minster a 4-3 victory over New Bremen in the opener to send the Wildcats to the district title game where a familiar foe will be awaiting. [More]