Boys basketball: Botkins beats Columbus Grove for school’s first state title

Boys basketball: Botkins beats Columbus Grove for school’s first state title

DAYTON — Before he accepted the head coaching job at Botkins in the spring of 2018, Sean Powell did not know much about the small village school...

March 21st, 2021 updated: March 22nd, 2021. |  


Boys basketball: Botkins rallies, beats Richmond Heights 44-40 to advance to state final

Boys basketball: Botkins rallies, beats Richmond Heights 44-40 to advance to state final

DAYTON — After 10 scoreless minutes in the second half of a Division IV state semifinal, Botkins’ title hopes looked to be little more tha...

March 19th, 2021 updated: March 19th, 2021. |  


Sports Extra with Dave Ross: One down, one to go for SCAL

Sports Extra with Dave Ross: One down, one to go for SCAL

The Fort Loramie girls were downright impressive in dominating a pair of opponents last weekend to claim the small school state basketball title at th...

March 19th, 2021 |  



Boys basketball: Botkins opponent to be without 2 starters

Boys basketball: Botkins opponent to be without 2 starters

Richmond Heights (17-4), Friday’s opponent for Botkins (25-3) in a Division IV state semifinal, may be short on depth for the game but is still ...

March 18th, 2021 updated: March 18th, 2021. |  


SCORES to feature Botkins in state semifinal

SCORES to feature Botkins in state semifinal

The Botkins Trojans have won a lot of meaningful games this year. Twenty-five victories in all and a dozen straight.Coach Sean Powell’s club con...

March 17th, 2021 |  


Champions at last: Fort Loramie crushes McDonald for D-IV state title

Champions at last: Fort Loramie crushes McDonald for D-IV state title

DAYTON — After two regional final losses and a chance at a state championship derailed by COVID-19, Fort Loramie finally hoisted a gold trophy o...

March 13th, 2021 updated: March 14th, 2021. |  


Boys basketball: Botkins beats Cedarville for regional title, state berth

Boys basketball: Botkins beats Cedarville for regional title, state berth

VANDALIA — When Jayden Priddy-Powell wanted to get serious at playing basketball, he knew his father could help. He didn’t know how much a...

March 12th, 2021 |  


Boys basketball: New Bremen can’t keep up late with Columbus Grove in regional final

Boys basketball: New Bremen can’t keep up late with Columbus Grove in regional final

VAN WERT — Columbus Grove has been waiting a year to play this game and it took the Bulldog seniors to come up big to deliver them to the final ...

March 12th, 2021 updated: March 13th, 2021. |  


Sports Extra with Dave Ross: Loramie had a plan for when to play Minster

Last Thursday evening I was one of the earliest arrivals on press row for the girls regional basketball semifinal between Fort Loramie and Minster, wh...

March 12th, 2021 |  


Girls basketball: Fort Loramie crushes Convoy Crestview 66-24 in state semifinal

Girls basketball: Fort Loramie crushes Convoy Crestview 66-24 in state semifinal

DAYTON — A year later, Fort Loramie senior forward Kenzie Hoelscher and her teammates finally got to see what comes after the anticipation exper...

March 11th, 2021 updated: March 11th, 2021. |