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Kenny Dials of Oak Harbor earned $319 as the co-angler Big Bass winner after catching a 3-pound, 2-ounce bass that he caught throwing a white spinnerbait in a Walmart Bass Fishing League event on the Ohio River.

Boater Ernie Hedrick of North Bend, Ohio, won the Walmart Bass Fishing League Buckeye Division Super Tournament on the Ohio River with a two-day catch of 10 bass weighing 18 pounds, 1 ounce. The victory earned Hedrick $4,417.

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SOMEWHERE IN THE BLEACHERS — Ask any diehard Genoa football fan who’s anchored down a spot in the home stands at Comet Stadium, and the first thing they will tell you is how their favorite team seem to be piling up so many points.

Like some sort of unstoppable, runaway, maroon-and-gray avalanche, Genoa is outscoring its opponents to the awesome tune of 248-19.

But while getting out to a whirlwind 5-0 start, they’re also beginning to accumulate bodies on their own sidelines.

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Coach: Mike May, first year, 0-0.
Last Year: 8-3 (6-1 Sandusky Bay Conference).

Forecast: May has the task of keeping the Rockets rolling after coach Gary Quisno, who is now at Sandusky Perkins, led the program to a 224-83 record in 29 years. Oak Harbor, which lost in the first round of the playoffs to Marion Pleasant last fall, made eight playoff appearances under Quisno.

"There's an old saying in football that you never want to follow a legend, but I saw it as an advantage," May said. "He left the program in such great shape. Everything was intact coming in. He and his staff did such a great job over the years. The kids already knew how to work hard and they are used to discipline and have been fundamentally sound over the years. There are a lot of advantages to following coach Quisno."

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Giving money to people along road

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