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Reynolds has columns posted in SB Nation, Boston Celtics blog

Icon sports writer, Cort Reynolds, had several columns published in the SB Nation, Boston Celtics blog.

• History article detailing and ranking Larry Bird’s greatest buzzer-beating shots.  - Larry Legend authored more improbable buzzer beaters than anyone in NBA history. CLICK TO READ.

Gospel concert on Nov. 10

at Ada Church of Christ Disciples

The Southern Gospel Group, One Voice, will be in concert on Sunday, Nov. 10, at 10:30 a.m. at Ada Church of Christ Disciples, 316 S. Main St.

This concert is free. For more information, call Dana Walters, 419-233-4476.

Bulldogs head to Crestview on Friday

Ada is 2-2 on the road heading into its final away game this season

By Cort Reynolds
ADA - The injury-plagued Ada football team attempts to halt a two-game losing skid when it visits Crestview in week eight.

Last weekend, Crestview was outscored 34-12 in the final 20 minutes to lose 48-25 at home to league-leading Spencerville. The defeat dropped the Knights to 3-4 overall and 2-2 in the Northwest Conference.

Having lost three of its last four games, Ada is 2-5 and 1-3 in NWC action, placing them in a tie for sixth in the eight-team league standings with Bluffton. The Knights are knotted with Paulding in fourth.

ONU senior gains OAC volleyball honors

Ohio Northern senior libero McKenna Hostetler (Plain City/Alder) was named the Ohio Athletic Conference Volleyball Defensive Player of the Week for the week of Oct. 7-13.

Hostetler helped the No. 11-ranked Polar Bears to a 4-1 record last week.

She paced ONU with 116 digs and six aces in the week.

This marks the second time this season that Hostetler received the honor.

The Polar Bears will return to action Tuesday with a 7 pm OAC match at Wilmington.

Ada youth wrestling sign-up tonight

Open to boys and girls K to grade 6

Ada Youth Wrestling Club signups start tonight.

The club’s first sign-up are from 7 to 8:30 p.m. tonight (Wednesday, Oct. 16) in the Ada wrestling building. It’s in the brown building in front of the school bus garage.

According to John McClain, coach, “All experience levels from beginner to advances are welcome to participate. The club accepts boys and girls from Ada and all surrounding communities.”

The club is open to youth from Kindergarten through sixth grade. Two additional sign-up dates are:
• Sunday, Oct. 20, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
• Tuesday, Oct. 22, 7 to 8:30 p.m.

In the top of the eighth inning, his moment came

Kai Kawaguchi, ONU student from Japan, snags a home run ball in Detroit-Minnesota game

FROM THE ONU WEBSITE - When international student Kai Kawaguchi first learned he was going to study in the United States, he knew he had to make it to a Major League Baseball game.

But he never dreamed he would snag a home run ball with his own two hands.

Thanks to Ohio Northern – and a little bit of luck – that’s precisely what happened.