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At left: Phillip Beans (44) powers his way to the basket for Ottawa Hills past Archbold's Christian Goering (25). The Streaks held Beans, who is committed to playing at Holy Cross College, a Division I college, to 16 points, 6.1 under his season average of 22.1 points per game. At right: David Rupp (24) splits a pair of Green Bears and puts up a shot.039p1_xlg.jpg
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Birds Fall To McComb In District Final

    Pettisville's goal of reaching the regional tournament fell short Friday night, as the Birds lost to McComb 52-43 in the Division IV district boys basketball final. Full Story

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Fifth grade boys basketball teams from Wauseon, Tinora, Delta, and Archbold met at Archbold Middle School, Saturday, Feb. 21, for a round robin tournament. The top two teams met for a championship shootout. Archbold defeated Wauseon 25-15 and Delta 36-22. Tinora and Archbold's first matchup during regular play finished with the Rams winning 31-23.038p1_xlg.jpg
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Above, Greg Nofziger, head coach of the Blackbirds, gives his team instructions during a timeout. At left, McComb's Kevan Westenbarger (32) attempts to get his hand on the ball from behind as Michael Deffely drives the lane in the third period.- photos by Scott Schultz 037p1_xlg.jpg
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Birds Outlast Vikings In District Semifinal

    Pettisville outscored Leipsic 15-6 in the fourth quarter on its way to a 59-46 Division IV district semifinal victory, Tuesday, March 10. Pettisville (20-2) opened with a 4-0 run with layups by Michael Deffely and Quinn Nofziger. Full Story

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Quinn Nofziger takes an off-balance shot against Leipsic but still keeps his eye on the basket. The PHS senior led all scorers with 22 points in the Blackbirds' 59-46 district semifinal victory.- photo by Scott Schultz 036p1_xlg.jpg
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Sixth Grade Wins Shootout

    The Archbold sixth grade boys basketball team won the Archbold Shootout, Feb. 21-22 at the Archbold Middle School. Eight teams competed. Full Story

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Goering's Trey Seals Semifinal Win In Double OT

    It couldn't be done in regulation. It couldn't be done in one overtime. Full Story