RSS Feed : Sports A feed of current articles not set 2014-07-30T11:10:27.5960501Z Area Special Olympic athletes compete at Jesse Owens Track Ten athletes from Van Wert County Special Olympics recently competed at the Jesse Owens Track at Ohio State University in a Track and Field and Bocce competition. Sports Ahmed sends Dbacks over Reds 2-1 in 15 innings <p style="color: #333333; font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="font-size: 11px;">CINCINNATI (AP) &mdash; Nick Ahmed's RBI single with two outs in the 15th inning sent the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 2-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Monday night and kept their franchise perfect when games go really long.</span></p> Sports ‘Caps flowery in loss on Vera Bradley Day FORT WAYNE, Ind. &mdash; The TinCaps were dressed in a floral pattern on Sunday afternoon at Parkview Field, but did not flourish. After collecting 14 hits in an 8-4 win over Wisconsin on Saturday night, Fort Wayne was only able to muster two runs on six hits less than 24 hours later, and the result was a 5-2 defeat at the hands of the Timber Rattlers on Vera Bradley Day. Sports Anderson wins Fricke Memorial at Limaland LIMA &mdash; It was an evening that featured the Budweiser Thunderstocks division at Limaland Motorsports Park and, for spectators of the heat races earlier in the night, it came as little surprise that Tony Anderson and Lima&rsquo;s Jeff Koz took top honors in the &lsquo;money&rsquo; races to cap off the program. Sports YWCA Summer Food Program becomes youth tennis success VAN WERT &mdash; Many 10-to-15-year-old youth involved in the YWCA&rsquo;s Summer Food Program have now become avid tennis players. Sports Cougar MS volleyball camp wraps up Sports Bowling Green picked to win MAC DETROIT (AP) &mdash; Defending champion Bowling Green is the favorite to win this season&rsquo;s Mid-American Conference football title. Sports Deadline approaching for Bob Stevens Tennis Classic VAN WERT &mdash; The Van Wert County Foundation Tennis Facility will once again host the Bob Stevens Classic Tennis Tournament on August 1-3. Sports VWMS volleyball try-outs Van Wert Middle School volleyball try-outs will be on Monday and Tuesday, August 4 and 5 from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. in the middle school gym. Sports Crestview’s Bolenbaugh to play hoops at Ohio Northern CONVOY &mdash; Coming off its first state boys basketball championship, Crestview has now send the third different member of that team to play at the next level. Sports Van Wert Youth Football ready for registration Van Wert Youth Football is inviting incoming third through sixth graders to its registration for the upcoming season and camp events. Sports Can we stop with the unwritten rules already? -Column All across Major League Baseball, more and more often, teams are shifting their infield defense. It used to happen only on dead-pull hitters. Now it happens on nearly every hitter. Sports