The team, outscoring their opponents 95-39 at the Swanton annual tournament Feb. 18-19, posted wins against Archbold, Airport Jr Jets, and WTPA Huskies. This is the Sylvania Fifth Grade Jr Cougars second tournament championship for the 2022-2023 season. Continue reading Basketball champs again!
At the opening of the Ottawa Park Outdoor Ice Rink this season, Toledo Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz announced the city’s affiliation with Sylvania Tam-O-Shanter, which is now providing management and programming services for the 53-year-old recreation facility. Toledo City Council voted unanimously to accept the affiliation. “This just makes good sense,” noted Mayor Kapszukiewicz. “Management and programming is what the Tam-O-Shanter people do.” Continue reading Tam-O-Shanter Sports assumes managerial role of 53-year-old Ottawa Park Ice Rink
The Mercy Health Glass City Marathon has renewed partnerships for the 46th RRCA National Championship Marathon on April 23 with long-time sponsors PNC Bank, Dave’s Running Shop and Toledo Metroparks. Continue reading Glass City Marathon partners renew; elite runners return
Special Olympics Ohio and the Ohio Alliance of YMCAs have formed a partnership to provide memberships at no cost for registered athletes and approved private providers who meet certain eligibility criteria. Continue reading YMCA and Special Olympics Ohio to provide memberships at no cost to athletes
Lourdes University has announced the formation of a Athletics Hall of Fame, which will begin with the induction of its inaugural class on Nov. 3, 2023. Clark Kellogg will be the featured speaker at the ceremony.
The purpose of the Hall of Fame is to recognize former Lourdes University athletes, faculty and staff, and others associated with the university who have distinguished themselves in the field of athletics, either by their performance on athletic teams or by outstanding contributions to athletics, and who have distinguished themselves since leaving Lourdes University. Continue reading Hall of Fame established for Lourdes athletes, coaches, administrators
Northview girl’s volleyball coach Chad Rutkowski led his team to victory this season, winning the NLL Championship and getting his 100th win at Northview.
“Our kids have worked exceptionally hard over the last couple of years to make this viable,” Rutowski said. Continue reading NV volleyball coach wins 100th game
Lourdes wrapped up the fall portion of its golf schedule with a victory at the Cleary Invitational on recently at Oak Point Country Club in Brighton, Mich.
The Gray Wolves posted a round of 304 to capture the title by five strokes over Indiana Tech. Siena Heights finished third with a total of 310. Continue reading Lourdes golfers bring home win
BCSN and the Northern Lakes League (NLL) are teaming up to launch the NLL Network Powered by BCSN. It will be a first of a kind channel for a league at the high school level.
The network will hit airwaves next year on Aug. 1, 2023, in time for the start of the 2023-2024 school year. This launch will also coincide with the NLL’s expansion to include four more schools – Clay, Findlay, Fremont Ross, and Whitmer – for Fall 2023. Continue reading BCSN, NLL to form new network
After being assistant baseball coach at Northview with head coach Greg Szparka, Aaron Tullis recently became the head coach following Szparka’s retirement after winning the state title last season. Tullis has coached at Northview for 16 years prior to his promotion to head coach and he worked with Szparka throughout the whole process. Now, there are high expectations for Tullis’ direction. Continue reading Northview baseball program has new head coach
Oct. 8 will be more than just another fall Sunday. This is the date that Sylvania resident, Northview graduate, and Racing for Recovery founder Todd Crandell participates in his 100th Ironman competition in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, the birthplace of the endurance event. According to Crandell, he will have swam, biked, and run nearly 10,000 miles just in Ironman competitions, not counting miles during training for each event. Continue reading Addict turned athlete: Racing for Recovery founder to complete 100th Ironman