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Woodmore sophomore cross country runner Lacy Nagy said her goal this season is to get Woodmore to the state meet again as well to finish in the top three as an individual.

"We're going to have to run our best," Nagy told The Press. "Everyone is trying to get us. Last year we made a name for ourselves and we snuck in there. This year we're really strong. I know all our girls can do it."

Everything at Hedges-Boyer Park in Tiffin went as Lacy predicted, except that league foes Elmwood and Lakota finished higher than Woodmore in the regional meet. It is the Royals that qualified as a team for this past weekend’s state meet, and not the Wildcats.

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Lake girls basketball coach Richard Fox got what he wanted last Wednesday night at The Forks restaurant in Pemberville.

The SLL girls’ coaches met to vote on a preseason favorite, and Lake got the nod with three first place picks and 57 points. Gibsonburg followed with two first place choices and 55 points, and Genoa was third with three first place votes and 54 points.

Following Genoa in fourth is Otsego (34), Woodmore (31), Elmwood (27), Eastwood (21), and Lakota (9).

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Owens Community College women’s basketball will open its 2008-09 season against Delta College in the Tip-Off Classic on Nov. 8 at noon.

Genoa graduate Brittany Darling has joined the Express this season as a first-year freshman center.
arling, a 6’5 center, was a second-team All-Ohio pick her senior year with the Comets and was named first-team all-district for the second year in a row.

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Giving money to people along road

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