CINCINNATI — The Napoleon girls water polo team opened play at the Dave McLennan Invite with a 7-5 loss to Cincinnati-Sycamore Saturday at Sycamore High School.
HAMLER — Carissa Rosebrook had 14 kills, Rachel Nickels recorded 20 digs and Patrick Henry beat Columbus Grove 17-25, 25-15, 27-25 Saturday in the first contest of a three-way match at the House of Heat.
WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP — Liberty Center sophomore Hope Oelkrug battled through the unusually warm September morning to a time of 19:19.06, the fastest run for a girl all day, to lead the Liberty Center girls to a win in the Orange Division race at the Widewater Invite Saturday at Widewater Retreat.
COLUMBUS — Ohio State had its slowest start of the season Saturday but followed with its fastest finish. The result: a typical big victory for the Buckeyes against in-state Mid-American Conference opponent.
HOLGATE — Coming off a tight five-set, Northwest Ohio Athletic League road win at Swanton, Patrick Henry volleyball coach Hailey Nusbaum was pleased her team avoided a drop-off in play, beating Henry County rival Holgate 25-12, 25-12, 25-20 Thursday in non-league action in the Tiger Cage.
Bryan’s Tyler Manon scored the equalizing goal with 16:53 remaining and both the Bears and host Napoleon Wildcats had to stave off quality chances to preserve the 1-all tie Thursday night in Buckenmeyer Stadium.
Napoleon’s Olivia Bump spikes the ball against Perrysburg Thursday night in the Grand Canyon. The Lady Cats fell to Perrysburg 25-7, 25-16, 25-17. Stevie Rieger led Napoleon with seven kills, while Bump added four kills. Kalli Helberg made 12 assists, while Averie Shroyer led the defense wit…
Napoleon lost to invading St. Ursula 5-0 Wednesday at the NHS Courts. In singles action, Ava Moore defeated Aliza Lankenau 6-4, 6-2; Marissa Patino topped Ali Roth 6-1, 6-0; and Meghan Barrow bested Aubrie Espinoza 6-0, 6-0. In doubles, Samantha Gallop and Molly Forgach defeated Maggie Welle…
WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP — Liberty Center girls soccer coach Dave Busick was not happy with his team’s start in the early minutes of the Lady Tigers’ 6-1 Northwest Ohio Athletic League win over Evergreen Tuesday at Widewater Retreat.
Kalli Helberg had 11 assists and Averie Shroyer added seven kills but the Napoleon volleyball team fell in straight sets 25-11, 25-14, 25-15 to Springfield Tuesday in Northern Lakes League action in the Grand Canyon.
Napoleon’s Chase Peckinpaugh battles for the ball against Springfield Tuesday at Buckenmeyer Stadium. The Blue Devils won the game, 5-0. They led 4-0 at halftime. Trevor Tabb scored three goals for Springfield, while Marcus Bliss and Josh King had the other two goals. Napoleon is now 4-3-1 o…
HAMLER — Patrick Henry volleyball coach Hailey Nusbaum said she loved her team’s consistency when serving the ball, as it led to just one service error in the Lady Patriots’ 25-12, 25-17, 25-20 win over Elmwood Monday in non-league action in the House of Heat.
The Napoleon Athletic Hall of Fame welcomed six new members during ceremonies this weekend. The inductees (from left) Steve Bernicke, Scott Dill, Lindsay (Hines) Slack, Shane Stoner, Amy (Aschemeier) Oliver and Dave Lather were introduced during halftime of the Napoleon varsity football game…
BOWLING GREEN — The Napoleon boys water polo team won one of four matches at the inaugural Wild Knight Invitational, hosted by Napoleon and Toledo St. Francis at Bowling Green State University’s Cooper Pool over the weekend.
KANSAS, Ohio — Liberty Center’s Hope Oelkrug won the race and led the Lady Tigers to the team title at the Myron Cline Invitational hosted by Lakota High School Saturday.
OTTAWA — It was a big afternoon for the Holgate cross country teams, as the Tigers took the team title at the Ottawa-Glandorf Blue and Golf Invitational and senior Raena Willett was the individual champion in the girls race Saturday at Memorial Park.
HAMLER — Patrick Henry quarterback TJ Rhamy didn’t need to throw the ball more than six times to carry the load for the Patriots on offense Friday against Columbus Grove, collecting over 250 yards and four touchdowns in leading PH to a 33-21 win over the visiting Bulldogs at Big Red Stadium.