Raiders ousted by Cowan in sectional thriller

By RICK SPRUNGER GASTON — Call it the cruelest break in a season full of them. Trailing Cowan, 57-56, Southern Wells’ Bryce Bonewit was inbounding the...

Norwell wins Adams Central middle school wrestling invitational; Southern Wells places third

The Norwell Middle School wrestling team won the Adams Central Invitational tournament Saturday at Monroe, and Southern Wells finished third. Tonner Johnson (85-pound weight class),...

Sports Roundup 3-11-16

Raiders down South Adams wrestlers The Southern Wells Junior High School wrestling team defeated South Adams 35-24 on Thursday night to conclude its regular season...

Prible, Coleman, Sturgeon achieve All-ACAC status

Bluffton High School senior Grant Prible and Southern Wells High School senior Keaton Coleman were named to the Allen County Athletic Conference 2015-2016 boys’...

Raiders’ baseball game stopped by rain and lightning

Jacey Dunnuck, the Southern Wells Raiders’ senior third baseman, swings at a pitch during Wednesday’s season-opening game against the Muncie Burris Owls at the...

Raiders win 3-way boys’ track meet, girls’ 2nd

Bryce Bonewit won the 100- and 200-meter dashes Tuesday afternoon to help lead the Southern Wells Raiders to a double victory in their boys’...

Raiders to launch their baseball season against Muncie Burris

Southern Wells skipper sees improvement from last year By PAUL BEITLER High school baseball season is here for the Southern Wells Raiders, as they will open...

New Raiders’ softball coach no stranger to the sport, sees good things in his...

By PAUL BEITLER Southern Wells Elementary School physical education teacher Mike Carter has put a lot of miles on his car going around the Midwest...

Tigers’ softball mixes experience, youth

By PAUL BEITLER The Bluffton Tigers’ softball team for 2016 is one that veteran coach Rick Mettler is looking forward to coach. Although the Tigers graduated...

Raiders fall to Oak Hill

Southern Wells junior Evan Huffman collected two hits and drove in three runs for the Raiders Monday evening, but that was not enough to...