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Sean Swisher will coach men's, women's tennis at ONU

By Wes Mayberry

Sean Swisher has been named the men's and women's tennis head coach at Ohio Northern.

He served as interim head coach for both sports in the fall, guiding the women to a 2-0 record and the men to a 1-1 mark.

Swisher filled the positions vacated by Mike Bonnell, who is now the women's tennis head coach at Bowling Green State.

Bulldog Amos 1st team all-league gridder; Green, Bolden 2nd team

By Cort Reynolds

Ada High School senior lineman Lester Amos was named first team All-Northwest Conference on defense in Fall 2022 voting recently conducted by the league football coaches.

Bulldog sophomore quarterback/return ace Levi Green was named second team All-Northwest Conference as a specialist. 

He was third in the NWC in rushing with 1,025 yards on 191 rushes, and he scored 10 touchdowns. He averaged 5.4 yards per carry and 102.5 yards per game.

Green also completed 63 of 132 passes for 831 yards and seven TDs with nine interceptions this season. He returned one kickoff for a touchdown and averaged 20.8 yards per return.

Bulldog Sumner voted to District All-Star VB team

By Cort Reynolds

Ada High School senior libero Courtney Sumner was voted honorable mention Div. IV All-District 8 for volleyball recently by area coaches.

Sumner will play for the East team in the Div. IV district Senior All-Star Game. 

Ada fifth-year mentor Kyleigh Woodruff was also named as one of the two coaches for the East All-Star squad.

The acrobatic Sumner set the school career record for digs this past season. She made 489 digs this year (6.8 per set) and served 35 aces to help lead Ada to an 11-12 record (2-6 NWC).

The All-Star Games will be played at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 16 at Coldwater High School. 

Matches will be played in three sets to 25.

October 22 ONU sports recap

Football, Mens' Soccer, Women's Soccer, Volleyball

Football vs. Muskingum
Homecoming Weekend had beautiful weather and two dominant defensive efforts as Muskingum posted a 23-7 football victory over Ohio Northern on Saturday at Dial-Roberson Stadium.

Quick-strike Mustangs down Ada, win outright NWC title 

By Cort Reynolds

HARROD--The Allen East football team outscored visiting Ada High School 28-0 in the second period to convincingly defeat their backyard rival 52-7 and win the Northwest Conference championship outright Friday night, October 21, at a windy Goodwin Field.

Youth Wrestling Club holding sign ups at park building

The Ada Youth Wrestling Club has announced sign ups will be held from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at the Ada Park Building (located at the front of the park before the football stadium in the brown brick building) on:

  • Thursday, October 20
  • Tuesday, October 25
  • Wednesday, October 26

This will be for children in Kindergarten through 6th grade (ages 5-12 year olds). All experience levels, from beginner to advanced, are welcome to participate.