Siefring, Snipes help Akron win MAC; Bradford seeks coaches; Hildebrand wins JH state title; Tennis at Parish Picnic; Brading event in June

Tara Snipes

Tara Snipes

Jackie Siefring

Junior Jackie Siefring and senior Tara Snipes — both former Covington High School standouts — helped the Akron women’s track and field teams to the Mid-American Conference title last weekend.

Siefring defended her title in the heptathlon with a 5.613 total.

She tied for first in the high jump, clearing 5-6 1-2; placed second in the long jump, 19-3 3-4; 200, 24.81; and javelin, 127-0 1-4; took third in the 100 hurdles, 14.0; and fourth in the 800. 2:24.67; and shot put, 39-5 1-4.

Siefring also finished second 400 hurdles, 58.43; and seventh in the javelin, 127-9 3-4.

Snipes finished seventh in the 1,500, 4:34.41.

Bradford seeks

several coaches

Bradford is looking for a head football coach and head baseball coach. Anyone interested should contact the athletic director at by May 31st.


wins state JH

Dawson Hildebrand of Newton and Lindsey Magoteaux of Sidney Holy Angels both had strong showings in the JH state track and field meet.

Hildebrand won the shot put, 50-6 3-4; and finished fifth in the discus, 142-1.

Magoteaux took second in the 100, 12.78; and third in the 200, 26.53.

Tennis Challenge

at Parish Picnic

SIDNEY — Money Concepts Financial Planning Centre of Sidney will be the corporate sponsor of the

Tennis Challenge on Saturday, June 24th at Holy Angels Parish Picnic & Family Festival. The event will begin at 9:00 am on the tennis courts at Lehman High School.

Singles and doubles advanced, intermediate/beginner and 14 and under divisions are planned. The fee will be $10 per player and a can of tennis balls. Awards will be given for the first and second places in each division.

Tennis Challenge winners will have the option to receive a trophy in recognition of their victory, or to share their success by electing a donation to the Holy Angels Parish Picnic.

Registration form available for download at

For more information, call Amy West at (937) 492-4701.

Brading scramble

set for Stillwater

WEBSTER — The annual GHB scramble will be held June 3 at Stillwater Valley Golf Course.

It will be a 10 a.m. shotgun start, with payouts to top three teams playing best ball, with a meal to follow.

All proceeds go to the George Brading Scholarship Fund.

For more information, call Dave Brading at (937) 570-0008.

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