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Finally. After falling just short of advancing to the district tournament in each of the last two years, the Cardinal Stritch Catholic baseball team broke through.

Stritch won its first sectional baseball title in 10 years with a 5-4 victory over Norwalk St. Paul last week in the Division IV tournament.

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Behind timely hitting, stellar pitching and defense, Oak Harbor softball won its first sectional title in five years with a 4-1 victory over Huron.

The victory is symbolic of how far the program has come in three years under coach Chris Rawski. From 9-19 to 19-9 and now 18-11 and a sectional title, Oak Harbor is headed in the right direction.

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Just in case he doesn’t make it to the major leagues, Lake graduate Ryan Kohlhofer has a solid backup plan.

Kohlhofer, a sophomore infielder, is majoring in criminal justice at Defiance College.

“My career goal with this degree is to go to the police academy and be a cop for 5-8 years and, hopefully, join the SWAT team in Toledo or some other city,” Kohlhofer said. “I’ll do that for a few years and then upgrade to the Drug Enforcement Agency. I’ve always enjoyed helping out in my community.”

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Giving money to people along road

Do you feel compelled to give money to people holding signs along the road asking for money?
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