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September 13th

Botkins routs Houston by 55 in SCAL finale

September 13, 2013

From staff reports

The Botkins Trojans finished the Shelby County Athletic League part of their schedule with their fifth consecutive win in league play and eighth overall after a 170-225 victory Thursday over the Houston Wildcats at Shelby Oaks Golf Course in Sidney.

Botkins ended SCAL matches with a 5-1 record, improving to 11-1 overall.

Nick Okuley and Roger Miller each shot a 41 to lead Botkins. Seth Hanna and Spencer Stutsman each followed with a 44.

Anrton Wehrman was the lowest scorer for Houston at 47.

Fairlawn outlasts Botkins to win SCAL match in 5

September 13, 2013

From staff reports

The Botkins Trojans nearly found their first win in Shelby County Athletic League play Thursday but were defeated in a close five-game match against the Fairlawn Jets in Sidney.

Fairlawn emerged victorious with scores of 26-24, 24-26, 17-25, 25-18 and 18-16.

Their loss kept the Trojans winless in SCAL matches, as they dropped to 2-8 overall and 0-5 in the SCAL.

Denise Schwartz paced Botkins with 15 kills Thursday. Rachelle Maurer and Sami Vehorn added 11 kills each.

W-G sweeps Perry in NWCC match

September 13, 2013

From staff reports

The Waynesfield-Goshen Tigers climbed over the .500 mark in conference play Thursday with a 3-0 sweep of the winless Perry Commodores in Northwest Central Conference varsity volleyball play in Lima.

The Tigers won Thursday by scores of 25-12, 25-18 and 25-18.

With the win, W-G moved to 2-8 overall and to 2-1 in NWCC matches.

“We played well tonight and played like a team,” W-G varsity coach Caitlin Klima said Thursday.

Lehman Catholic beats Trojans, 1-0, on late goal

September 13, 2013

From staff reports

The Botkins Trojans lost Thursday on a game-winning kick by Lehman Catholic’s Rocco Catanzarite in the 77th minute, breaking a scoreless 0-0 tie.

The Lehman Catholic Cavaliers held on in the final minutes to emerge with a 1-0 win.

Botkins goalkeeper Christian Hoskins saved a penalty kick 10 minutes into the second half to keep the game scoreless.

The Trojans fell to 2-4-2 overall this season.

Botkins will resume its season Tuesday with a non-league road match against the Cory-Rawson Hornets.

September 12th

Teen runaway sought

September 12, 2013

Wayne Schultz, 75

September 12, 2013

Wayne E. Schultz, 75, of Wapakoneta, died at 2:46 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013, at Lima Memorial Health System in Lima.
He was born in Auglaize County to Cleo M. (Miller) and Karl Schultz, who preceded him in death. On June 26, 1959, he married Eileen E. Keysor, who survives in Wapakoneta.

Madonna Turner, 76

September 12, 2013

Madonna V. Turner, 76, of Wapakoneta, died at 8:35 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, at Auglaize Acres in Wapakoneta.
She was born Dec. 2, 1936, in Greenville, Mich., to Ethel and Virgil Martin, who preceded her in death. On April 16, 1954, she married James L. Turner, and he survives in Wapakoneta.

Memorialized

September 12, 2013

Managing Editor
Tears rolled down Sonny Zimmerman’s mother’s face as she placed a rose at the base of the Afghanistani and Iraqi War Memorial as Zimmerman’s parents revealed his name etched on the marble facing.
U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Sonny Zimmerman, 25, died Tuesday, July 16, in Mushaka, Afghanistan, of wounds he suffered when his vehicle was attacked by a rocket propelled grenade.

Ballots, training set for election

September 12, 2013

The Auglaize County Election Board meeting Wednesday, the 12th anniversary of 9/11, began with a moment of silence.
For the full story, see the Thursday, Sept. 12 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.

HIPAA record concerns addressed by local officials

September 12, 2013

Auglaize County Health Department officials will be making changes regarding confidential patient records, in compliance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).
For the full story, see the Thursday, Sept. 12 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.

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