HOLGATE - The end of a historic day for the Green Meadows Conference (GMC) and Holgate athletics had the Holgate Local Schools Board of Education vote to accept an invitation to join the Buckeye Border Conference (BBC) during a special meeting Thursday.
The state-ranked Napoleon Lady Cats are headed down the stretch of the high school girls basketball season and their next couple of games will be pivotal, especially for the Northern Lakes League race.
After a big win versus Defiance Monday 75-18 the Napoleon Middle School wrestling team finished 8-0 in dual meets this season. The Wildcats were also able to claim two tournament titles (Bryan and Archbold) this season. On Saturday, Napoleon is headed to the Northern Lakes League tournament.…
From goofing around on the diving board at the city pool, Napoleon senior Audrey Seemann has turned herself into one of, if not the best, female divers in school history.
LEIPSIC — The Tigers got a hot start and looked primed to steal a road non-league win, but Leipsic rallied with a 26-10 fourth quarter to grab a 56-48 heart-breaker of a win over Holgate Tuesday.
MILLER CITY — Patrick Henry scored the final seven points of the game and made two big defensive stands in the final seconds to pull out a 47-46 victory over the Lady Wildcats Tuesday night.
The Napoleon Lady Cats bowling team won the Baker Bash at River City Bowl-A-Way on Monday. Members of the team are (from left) coach Randy Schwaiger, Jalin Ruple, Heather McMahan, Lily Gubernath, Spencer Schwaiger, Abby Detmer and coach Marsha Horner.
PERRYSBURG — The Liberty Center gymnastics team turned in a second-place showing at the Perrysburg Invitational Monday, while Patrick Henry placed fourth in the 10-team field.
FAYETTE — The Liberty Center girls basketball couldn’t take advantage of eight Fayette turnovers in the first quarter, falling behind 10-5 after one, and the Lady Tigers never recovered in a 60-51 loss Monday to the Lady Eagles in non-league action.
BERLIN — Taylor Strock scored 25 points, Shae Pedroza added 14 and the Napoleon girls basketball team used a 26-3 run to pick up a win at the Classic in the Country Challenge, beating Western Reserve 72-31 Saturday.
Invading Bowling Green used a 7-0 run to start the fourth quarter to pull away from Napoleon and post a 53-43 Northern Lakes League victory over the Wildcats Thursday night in the Grand Canyon.
After a sluggish start, the Lady Cats, led by junior Taylor Strock, found their rhythm in the second quarter and rolled to a 65-18 Northern Lakes League victory over Bowling Green Thursday in the Grand Canyon.
DESHLER — The Patrick Henry bowling teams saw mixed results against Bryan Friday at Deshler Lanes, with the boys beating the Golden Bears 2450-2368 but the girls falling 2449-1994.
Jeff Stover was presented with the Lifetime Booster Award from the Napoleon Athletic Boosters between the varsity girls and boys basketball games Thursday night in the Grand Canyon. Stover has been a long-time volunteer for the Napoleon Aquatic Club and Napoleon swimming and track and field …
HOLGATE — Holgate senior Rylie Schuller may not have envisioned herself as a state gymnastics meet qualifier after her junior season when she started out at 801 Joe E. Brown Avenue four years ago.
Holgate remains in the Green Meadows Conference (GMC) after the league’s executive board took no action to remove the district during its meeting Wednesday.
Napoleon wrestler Kloe Wulff took first place at the Ridgedale Girls Wrestling Tournament over the weekend. Wulff, shown in wrestling action earlier this season, was 4-0 in her pool, with three wins by pin. In the championship match, she pinned her opponent for the 126-pound title.
The Liberty Center bowling teams enacted a bit of revenge against rival Patrick Henry Monday at River City Bowl-A-Way, with the girls beating the Lady Patriots 2022-1843 and the boys winning 2312-2139.
HOLGATE — Following a split vote during Monday’s meeting of the Holgate Local Schools Board of Education, the district will not join the Buckeye Border Conference (BBC).
PERRYSBURG — Napoleon and Liberty Center each placed three wrestlers at the Perrysburg Invitational Tournament Saturday at Perrysburg High School. The two Henry County teams tied for 21st place (59 points) in the largest field at the annual event.
HOLGATE — A decision on whether or not to join the Buckeye Border Conference (BBC) is expected during Monday’s Holgate Local Schools Board of Education meeting.
HAMLER — Patrick Henry went cold shooting the ball during a critical stretch in the fourth quarter and North Baltimore pulled away for a 46-40 victory in the House of Heat Saturday night.
Napoleon senior Clay Gyde signed his letter of intent to play water polo for Ottawa University of Arizona recently. Flanking him are his parents Ben and Melanie Gyde. Standing is Napoleon water polo coach Mike Nye.
The Wauseon Lady Indians won the girls team title at the Juggs Tournament in Toledo Saturday. The Lady Indians were in first place after three regular games, scoring 2567 pins. They added Baker games of 164, 160, 189, 141 and 138 for a 3359 total. In the semifinals, Wauseon defeated Clyde 15…
The Napoleon Aquatic Club will be hosting the 14th Annual Mini Meet for swimmers 10 and under Sunday at Napoleon High School. The Meet is sponsored by Vernon Nagel Incorporated. Representing NAC are (front, from left) Michael Gerken, Alistar Cordes, Marley Staton, Chloe Brink, Rylan Nemire, …
HOLGATE — Hicksville erased a nine-point deficit in the second half to post a 31-29 Green Meadows Conference victory over the Lady Tigers in the Tiger Cage Friday night.