2/9 Boys Basketball Scores

boys_basketball_150Bluffton 60 Kenton 43

2/9 Girls Basketball Scores

girls_basketball_150Ada 51 Fostoria 47
Shawnee 61 Allen East 50
Defiance 62 Paulding 37

2/8 Girls Basketball Scores

girls_basketball_150Crestview 59 Wayne Trace 49
Fort Jennings 53 Delphos Jefferson 49

2016 OHSAA Boys Basketball Tournament Brackets

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Lima Senior District
Allen East, Bluffton, Delphos Jefferson, Spencerville

Napoleon District
Paulding

Division IV
Elida District
Crestview, Columbus Grove, Lincolnview

Wapakoneta District
Ada

2016 OHSAA Girls Basketball Tournament Brackets

ohsaa_150Division III
Elida District
Allen East, Bluffton, Columbus Grove, Delphos Jefferson, Paulding

Division IV
Wapakoneta District
Ada, Crestview, Lincolnview, Spencerville

2/6 Boys Basketball Scores

boys_basketball_150Ada 58 McComb 52, 2OT
Allen East 61 Arcadia 55
Bluffton 67 Riverdale 38
Crestview 82 Wayne Trace 77, 2OT
Liberty Center 48 Paulding 45
Spencerville 79 Marion Local 60

2/6 Girls Basketball Scores

girls_basketball_150Bluffton 62 Miller City 48
Arlington 50 Columbus Grove 48, OT
Hicksville 59 Lincolnview 41
Spencerville 47 Perry 23

2016 NWC Wrestling Tournament

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Defending champion Delphos Jefferson scored a total of 271 points to take the 2016 Northwest Conference Wrestling Championship held at Paulding High School. Bluffton finished second in the tournament with 243 points while Allen East took third at 222 points. Jefferson’s title was their third overall NWC wrestling championship having previously won the league title in 2012 and 2015.

Allen East senior Brandon Soules (152) was named Wrestler of The Year in the NWC in a vote by the coaches.   Mike Wilson of Jefferson was voted by his peers as NWC Coach of The Year.

Repeat winners from last year included Brandon Soules(Allen East, 152), Chase Sumner (Ada, 132) and Luke Brown (Allen East, 145). Bluffton led the way with 4 individual champions while Jefferson and Allen East each had 3 individual champions in the tournament.

Varsity
1. Delphos Jefferson 271, 2. Bluffton 243, 3. Allen East 222, 4. Paulding 168, 5. Columbus Grove 146, 6. Ada 136, 7. Spencerville 65, 8. Lincolnview 61

Brackets | Results | Placers

NWC Individual Champions
106: Ryan Woodring – Sophomore – Paulding
113: Andrew Foust – Junior – Delphos Jefferson
120: Lucas Freeman – Sophomore – Allen East
126: James Badial-Luna – Sophomore – Bluffton
132: Chase Sumner – Sophomore – Ada
138: Daniel Lehmkuhle – Junior – Delphos Jefferson
145: Luke Brown – Sophomore – Allen East
152: Brandon Soules – Senior – Allen East
160: Cole Wilson – Junior – Bluffton
170: Hunter Binkley – Junior – Delphos Jefferson
182: Andrew Nichols – Senior – Columbus Grove
195: Deandre Nasser – Freshman – Bluffton
220: Noah Mattson – Freshman – Ada
285: Blake Sampson – Senior – Bluffton

Junior High
1. Allen East 292, 2. Spencerville 214, 3. Ada 186, 4. Bluffton 146, 5. Delphos Jefferson 122, 6. Columbus Grove 116, 7. Paulding 59, 8. Lincolnview 14

2/5 NWC Boys Basketball Scores

boys_basketball_150Bluffton 41 Ada 27
Columbus Grove 58 Allen East 48
Crestview 51 Spencerville 44
Delphos Jefferson 58 Paulding 56

Non-Conference:
Lima Central Catholic 62 Lincolnview 44

2/4 NWC Girls Basketball Scores

girls_basketball_150Bluffton 48 Ada 35
Columbus Grove 68 Allen East 27
Crestview 58 Spencerville 28
Delphos Jefferson 63 Paulding 36

Non-Conference:
Lima Central Catholic 46 Lincolnview 27

Spencerville’s Zach Goecke signed to play football at Tiffin University.

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Spencerville’s Zach Goecke signed to play football at Tiffin University.

JR Year- Set Single Season School records for total tackles, scoring, and points. Named 1st Team ALL NWC, 1st Team ALL District, 2nd Team All State

SR Year- Ist Team ALL Ohio RB, NWC Offensive Player of the Year

Paulding’s Jarrett Sitton signed to play football at The University of Findlay.

2016_CollegeSigning_JarrettSitton_FootballPaulding’s Jarrett Sitton signed to play football at The University of Findlay. Bio Information: Named first team all-conference on defense…Earned second team all-league honors on offense…Was a second team all-league pick in baseball.

Delphos Jefferson’s Dalton Hicks signed to play football at Kent State University.

2016_CollegeSigning_DaltonHicks _FootballDelphos Jefferson’s Dalton Hicks signed to play football at Kent State University.
Notables:  First team all-state selection as a junior and second team all-state as a senior…Two-time 419 Player of the Year…Two-time first team all-region and first team all-conference selection…Second team all-region and all-conference as a sophomore…Honorable mention all-region as a freshman…Team Defensive Player of the Year… Two-time captain and four-year starter in both football and basketball… Member of three conference championship teams…Scholar athlete and honor roll member…Father, Doug Hicks, played at Ohio University
Stats:  Holds school record for tackles in a season with 127…Made 496 career tackles

Columbus Grove is ranked in the fourth weekly Associated Press girls basketball state poll of 2016.

AP_logo_150Columbus Grove is ranked 3rd in Division III in the fourth weekly Associated Press girls basketball state poll of 2016.

Complete AP Girls Basketball State Poll

2/2 Boys Basketball Scores

boys_basketball_150Ada 64 Waynesfield-Goshen 45
Columbus Grove 54 Pandora-Gilboa 46
Delphos Jefferson 73 Fort Jennings 49
Lincolnview 64 Temple Christian 45
Paulding 71 Hicksville 68

2/2 Girls Basketball Scores

girls_basketball_150Liberty-Benton 52 Bluffton 41
Crestview 52 Celina 49
New Bremen 58 Spencerville 40

Lincolnview is ranked in the fourth weekly Associated Press boys basketball state poll of 2016.

AP_logo_150Lincolnview is ranked 1st in Division IV in the fourth weekly Associated Press boys basketball state poll of 2016.

Complete AP Boys Basketball State Poll

2/1 Girls Basketball Scores

girls_basketball_150Ada 58 Van Buren 42
Fort Jennings 48 Lincolnview 29

1/30 Boys Basketball Scores

boys_basketball_150Ada 58 Hardin Northern 39
Allen East 62 Fort Jennings 55
Bluffton 75 Van Buren 45
Columbus Grove 51 Continental 39
Crestview 55 Hicksville 41
Delphos Jefferson 70 Arlington 46
Lincolnview 53 Delphos St. John’s 40

1/30 Girls Basketball Scores

girls_basketball_150Arcadia 47 Allen East 36
Paulding 63 Continental 61