Buccs, Lady Vikings second at County

TIPP CITY — The Troy boys and girls track and field teams swept the Miami County Invitational Tuesday night.Covington boys, led by doubles from Lane White and Ben Miller, finished second.White swept the 200, 22.43; and 400, 50.83; while Miller won the 110 hurdles, 15.69; and 300 hurdles, 42.88.Also winning for Covington were the 400 relay (Dalton Bordelon, A.J. Ouellette, Miller, Brandon Magee), 45.97; and the 1,600 relay (Matt Carder, Magee, Alex Schill...

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Piqua falls to Butler

By Rob KiserCall Sports Editorrkiser@civitasmedia.comTwo things have to happen for the Piqua baseball team to be successful — score more than two runs and play defense.Neither one of those is happening right now — and as a result the Indians dropped their third straight game Monday night at Hardman Field — losing 5-1 to Vandalia-Butler.The Aviators improved to 9-6 overall and 4-1 in the GWOC North, while Piqua dropped to...

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Tough day on diamond

By Rob KiserCall Sports Editorrkiser@civitasmedia.comPiqua baseball coach Jared Askins knew his team needed a nearly flawless effort against Northmont Saturday.What he got was nothing close — and the result was a predictable doubleheader sweep by the T-Bolts by scores of 8-2 and 10-2, snapping Piqua’s four-game winning streak.“You have to play a nearly perfect game to beat Northmont,” Askins said. “You can...

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Huemmer pays it forward at Echo Hills

By Rob KiserCall Sports Editorrkiser@civitasmedia.comKirt Huemmer may not be as visible as the Golf Course Working Supervisor at Echo Hills as in the past.But, you can be sure he will continue to make the golfers experience a more enjoyable one — something local golfers have benefitted from since 1987.Huemmer recently retired from full-time duty, but will continue to work up to 30 hours a week.

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Piqua netters edge Sidney

The Piqua tennis team won a nail bitter over Sidney 3-2 Thursday in GWOC North action.“I am proud of all players, we were tenacious at all positions,” Piqua coach Deb Retman said.At singles, Devon Parshall defeated Oakk Wynn 6-0, 6-0; Josh Hanes lost to Conner Bowers 3-6, 7-5, 6-1; and Tyler Lavey lost to Stephen Hendershot 6-7 (5-7), 7-5, 6-4.Piqua swept the doubles matches.Andrew Lamphar and Luke Hanes won 6-1, 6-4; while J...

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McDonald earns PGA-Canada card

Jackson, Ohio native Jon McDonald recently took a big step in his golfing career, earning his PGA Tour-Canada card.For some, his name will ring a bell.That’s because he is married to former Piqua native Scarlett Reinke and is the son-in-law of Carl and Becky Reinke.And those fortunate enough to meet Jon in the last several years during stops in Piqua to play golf know that much like the Reinke family, he is one of the nicest and classiest guys you would ...

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Feeling ‘right at home’

By David FongRegional Sports Content ManagerPIQUA — Even when he was playing baseball year-round in the warm weather in Alabama, the chance to play in the cold, snowy weather of Piqua was never far from Taylor Baumeister’s mind.“Oh yeah, when we moved back, we had choices of where we wanted to live,” said Baumeister, a senior on the Piqua baseball team and the Piqua Daily Call Athlete of the Week. “When I talked to my parents, I t...

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