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Northwood joined the Toledo Area Athletic Conference in 2000 and has beaten Ottawa Hills in six out of seven meetings on the football field.

Rangers coach Ken James, who took over the Northwood program in 1986, has a 16-5 all-time record against the Green Bears.

The veteran coach, however, isn’t counting on his team’s past history against Ottawa Hills to have any bearing on its Oct. 10 meeting on the Bears’ turf.

Last season, Northwood struggled en route to a 28-21 win over Ottawa Hills. It was the Rangers’ closest conference game of the year on their way to the TAAC title.

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Matt Harp is not Jim Tressel.

The Gibsonburg football coach can’t turn to a freshman phenom like Terrelle Pryor to help save the Golden Bears’ season, in much the same way Tressel has done at Ohio State.

Harp must use the horses he already has in his stable to lead Gibsonburg to a winning record, and the third-year coach is confident he has a bunch of thoroughbreds in his 12 seniors.

Case in point: On Sept. 12 the Bears lost 49-13 at Suburban Lakes League favorite Eastwood. Seven days later Gibsonburg bounced back in impressive fashion, toppling a solid Lake squad 43-7.

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The Woodmore girls cross country team may be reliant upon a number of underclassmen and first-year program coach, Mike Moreno, but don’t let the characteristics fool you.

The Lady Wildcats have already finished 13-0 in dual meets, including a full sweep of the competition in the Suburban Lakes League, and are currently ranked 12th in the latest Division III Ohio state polls.

They’re led by sophomores Lacy Nagy and Bailey Ulinksi, and junior Lynne Schroeder.

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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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