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Jason Merritt/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) — Jennifer Lopez had a good night Saturday night in Beverly Hills, Calif., at the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards, which recognize outstanding images of the LGBT community in the media.

The ABC Family series The Fosters, which counts Lopez as an executive producer, earned the prize for outstanding drama series.

In addition, the American Idol judge was this year’s recipient of the Vanguard Award. The award is presented to artists and media professionals who, through their work, have increased the visibility and understanding of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community.

Orange Is the New Black transgender actress Laverne Cox accepted the Stephen F. Kolzak Award, which is given to an openly lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender media professional who has made a significant difference in promoting equality. The award was presented to her by Ellen Page, who came out in February.

Legendary TV producer Norman Lear, whose credits include All in the Family, The Jeffersons and Maude, was honored with the Pioneer Award.

Winners of the night also included the HBO biopic Behind the Candelabra, which was named outstanding TV movie or miniseries; the NBC soap Days of Our Lives, which earned the prize for outstanding daily drama; and rock duo Tegan and Sara — comprised of two sisters, both of whom are lesbian — who won the award for outstanding music artist.

The GLAAD Media Awards are being presented this year at two ceremonies. New York will host the second ceremony on May 3.

You can find a complete list of winners from the Beverly Hills ceremony at GLAAD.org.

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Jason Merritt/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) — Jennifer Lopez had a good night Saturday night in Beverly Hills, Calif., at the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards, which recognize outstanding images of the LGBT community in the media.

The ABC Family series The Fosters, which counts Lopez as an executive producer, earned the prize for outstanding drama series.

In addition, the American Idol judge was this year’s recipient of the Vanguard Award. The award is presented to artists and media professionals who, through their work, have increased the visibility and understanding of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community.

Orange Is the New Black transgender actress Laverne Cox accepted the Stephen F. Kolzak Award, which is given to an openly lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender media professional who has made a significant difference in promoting equality. The award was presented to her by Ellen Page, who came out in February.

Legendary TV producer Norman Lear, whose credits include All in the Family, The Jeffersons and Maude, was honored with the Pioneer Award.

Winners of the night also included the HBO biopic Behind the Candelabra, which was named outstanding TV movie or miniseries; the NBC soap Days of Our Lives, which earned the prize for outstanding daily drama; and rock duo Tegan and Sara — comprised of two sisters, both of whom are lesbian — who won the award for outstanding music artist.

The GLAAD Media Awards are being presented this year at two ceremonies. New York will host the second ceremony on May 3.

You can find a complete list of winners from the Beverly Hills ceremony at GLAAD.org.

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(PERTH, Australia) — Search crews have stopped seeking pinger signals in the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, and an underwater vessel will now be deployed in the southern Indian Ocean, a process that officials are describing as painstaking and slow.

Angus Houston, retired Australian Air Chief Marshal, who is head of the joint agency coordinating the search for the missing jetliner, discussed the updates at a Monday press conference. Houston said the Bluefin-21 will be deployed, creating a sonar map of the area to chart any debris on the sea floor.

So far, crews have detected four signals consistent with the pings of an airplane’s black box. But the black box pingers only have battery life for about a month — and given the plane’s March 8 disappearance, officials believe too much time has passed for any new signals.

“We haven’t had a single detection in six days, and I guess it’s time to go under water,” Houston said.

Officials are hoping to find the black boxes in order to understand what happened to the jetliner, which disappeared with 239 people on board.

Houston warned that the switch to the submarine “will be a slow and painstaking process.”

The Bluefin-21 will take a total of 24 hours to conduct each mission. Two hours will be needed for the sub to get to the bottom of the ocean, 16 hours for it to execute its search, two more hours for it to return to the surface, and another four hours to download and analyze the data it collected.

Search crews will continue scouring the area for visual debris, with 12 planes and 15 ships involved in Monday’s efforts.

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MTV(LOS ANGELES) — The Hunger Games: Catching Fire was golden Sunday night at the MTV Movie Awards in Los Angeles.

The sequel received the golden popcorn trophy for movie of the year, winning the fan vote over 12 Years a Slave, American Hustle, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug and The Wolf of Wall Street.

One of the film’s stars, Josh Hutcherson, dedicated the honor to the late Philip Seymour Hoffman, who made his Hunger Games debut in Catching Fire.

Hutcherson remarked, “I know if Philip were here, he would really think this is really cool. To have him in our movies was one of the coolest things in the world….We think about him every day on set.”

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire also earned the awards for best male and female performance, for Hutcherson and Jennifer Lawrence, respectively.

Zac Efron received the golden popcorn trophy for best shirtless performance, in That Awkward Moment. While accepting the award, presenter Rita Ora helped him remove his shirt, revealing his six-pack.

Mila Kunis, who’s reportedly expecting a child with Ashton Kutcher, had what appeared to be a small baby bump, but she didn’t mention anything about her relationship or her pregnancy when she picked up the best villain award for Oz The Great and Powerful.

MTV saluted Channing Tatum with its Trailblazer Award, for “boldly paving the way with his unique and diverse path in the film industry.” And Mark Wahlberg was given the MTV Generation Award for engaging the network’s audience throughout his career.

Amanda Seyfried stumbled with her words while presenting the best comedic performance award — won by Jonah Hill — with Seth MacFarlane. She said she couldn’t read the teleprompter well because she wasn’t wearing her contacts.

MacFarlane quipped, “So far this is going about as well as the Oscars,” referring to his controversial turn as host of the Academy Awards in 2013.

The broadcast briefly struck a somber note when Jordana Brewster introduced a tribute to her late Fast and the Furious co-star, Paul Walker. Walker and Vin Diesel were named best on-screen duo, for Fast & Furious 6.

Conan O’Brien hosted the 22nd annual MTV Movie Awards from the Nokia Theatre. The two-hour broadcast began with a taped segment in which he vowed to get 50 celebrity cameos in the show’s open. He was able to pull it off, with the help of Andy Samberg, Seth Rogen, Jessica Alba, Ashton Kutcher, Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, Jack White, Jason Bateman, Martin Scorsese and many more.

The ceremony featured musical performances from Eminem and Rihanna, who delivered a live rendition of their hit, “The Monster”; Zedd and Ellie Goulding, who performed their Divergent songs “Find You” and “Beating Heart”; and the rock duo Twenty One Pilots.

The show also offered a sneak peek at upcoming movies, including X-Men: Days of Future Past, The Amazing Spider-Man 2 and The Fault in Our Stars.

Here are the winners:

Movie of the Year
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Best Male Performance
Josh Hutcherson, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Best Female Performance
Jennifer Lawrence, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Best Scared-As-S**t Performance
Brad Pitt, World War Z

Best On-Screen Duo
Vin Diesel & Paul Walker, Fast & Furious 6

Best Comedic Performance
Jonah Hill, The Wolf of Wall Street

Best Shirtless Performance
Zac Efron, That Awkward Moment

Best Villain
Mila Kunis, Oz The Great and Powerful

Favorite Character
Tris (played by Shailene Woodley), Divergent

Best Kiss
Emma Roberts, Jennifer Aniston & Will Poulter, We’re the Millers

Best Fight
Orlando Bloom & Evangeline Lilly vs. Orcs, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

Best On-Screen Transformation
Jared Leto, Dallas Buyers Club

Best Breakthrough Performance
Will Poulter, We’re the Millers

#WTF Moment
Leonardo DiCaprio, The Wolf of Wall Street

Best Musical Moment
Backstreet Boys, Jay Baruchel, Seth Rogen & Craig Robinson, This Is the End

Best Cameo
Rihanna, This Is the End

Best Hero
Henry Cavill as Clark Kent, Man of Steel

MTV Trailblazer Award
Channing Tatum

MTV Generation Award
Mark Wahlberg

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Brian Bahr/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was arrested at Los Angeles International Airport on Sunday after indicating that he was in possession of a bomb.

According to the LAPD, Smith was charged with a false bomb report that carries a penalty of up to one year in prison. The incident occured at Terminal 1 at LAX when Smith was randomly chosen for additional security screening. Los Angeles World Airports PIO Sgt. Kayla Ortiz says that was the linebacker become belligerent and uncooperative.

Smith reportedly commented that he was in possession of a bomb before proceeding towards the gate area of the terminal. It was there police made contact with the 24-year old before taking him into custody. Smith was later released on $20,000 bail.

This is not the first run-in with law enforcement for Smith. The four-year player missed five games during the 2013 season when he entered rehab following a drunk driving arrest in 2012. While he still faces charges on that arrest, Smith also faces three felony counts of illegal possession of an assault rifle resulting from an incident at his home.

“We are disappointed to learn of the incident today involving Aldon Smith,” said 49ers general manager Trent Baalke in a statement. “As this is a pending legal matter and we are still gathering the pertinent facts, we will have no further comment.”

Smith made 34 tackles and recorded 12 sacks despite a five-game absence for the Niners, who lost in the NFC Championship game.

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Jamie Squire/Getty Images(OVERLAND PARK, Kan.) — The 73-year-old man charged with murder in the shooting at a Jewish community center and retirement community in Overland Park, Kan., that left three people dead Sunday is reportedly the former Grand Dragon of the Carolina Knights of the Ku Klux Klan.

Frazier Glenn Cross Jr., of Aurora, Mo., was taken into custody in the parking lot of an elementary school near the scene of the shootings, and was booked on a charge of first degree murder, according to the Johnson County, Kansas, Sheriff’s Office.

Cross is an alias for Frazier Glenn Miller, the former KKK leader, according to the Southern Poverty Law Center.

In a statement released Sunday night, the SPLC said it was able to identify Cross as Miller after a phone conversation with Miller’s wife, Marge, in which she told them police had come to her home and told her that her husband had been arrested in the shootings.

The address listed by the sheriff’s office for Cross is the same address Frazier Glenn Miller used when filing candidate papers to run for Congress in Missouri in 2006 and when he sued the secretary of state for refusing to let him on the ballot.

Among the three people killed in the shootings were a 14-year-old Eagle Scout and his grandfather, according to the family of the two.

“It is with deep sadness that we confirm the tragic loss of Dr. William Lewis Corporon and Reat Griffin Underwood (Losen) who died as a result of the injuries they sustained in today’s shooting at the Jewish Community Center. Dr. Corporon was Reat’s grandfather, whom he loved very much,” said a statement signed “Will Corporon, Son and Uncle.”

The two were shot at the town’s Jewish Community Center, Overland Park Police Chief John Douglass said. One died at the scene and the other died after being taken to a hospital, he said.

The third victim was a woman who was shot at the Village Shalom retirement community, Douglass said. She died on the scene.

It was believed the shooter fired at two other people, but neither was hit, the police chief said.

“We have no indication that he knew the victims,” Douglass said.

“We’re investigating it as a hate crime, we’re investigating it as a criminal act, we haven’t ruled out anything,” he added.

“There was a shotgun that was involved,” Douglass said. “We are exploring the possibility that a handgun was involved in the shooting at the two persons that he missed, and we are looking at the possibility of an assault rifle.”

According to the family statement, Underwood was a freshman at Blue Valley High School, and participated in debate, theatre “and had a beautiful voice. Reat had a passion for life, and touched so many people in his young age.” He was an Eagle Scout and “loved spending time camping and hunting with his grandfather, father, and brother,” the statement said.

Corporon practiced family medicine in Marlow and Duncan, Okla., from 1976 through 2003, before moving with his wife to the Kansas City area to be closer to their grandchildren, the statement said.

Police had still not released the identities of the victims late Sunday evening, but Rev. Adam Hamilton of the United Methodist Church of the Resurrection in Leawood said the two male victims were members of the church.

Hamilton led prayers for the victims’ family Sunday afternoon during Palm Sunday services.

The Jewish Community Center confirmed the shooting on its Facebook page and said it occurred near the Lewis and Shirley White Theater entrance and that the building was put on lockdown. According to the center’s website, a production of To Kill a Mockingbird was scheduled to start at 2 p.m.

The center released a statement explaining that the shooting occurred in the parking lot.

“Our hearts go out to the families who have suffered loss on this tragic day,” read the statement in part. “Our heartfelt gratitude as well to all those in Kansas City and around the world who have expressed sympathy, concern and support.”

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Pleasant Grove Utah Police(PLEASANT GROVE, Utah) — A woman has been arrested on six counts of murder after authorities found the bodies of seven infants packed into separate cardboard boxes at a home in Utah, police said.

Police arrested Megan Huntsman, 39, of Pleasant Grove, on Saturday following a gruesome discovery at a residence formerly occupied by the woman who they say moved out in 2011.

Officers responding to a phone call from a family member who is currently living at the Pleasant Grove residence arrived at the home to find the first baby which “appeared to be a full term,” according to a police statement.

“A family member was cleaning out the garage and came across a box that looked suspicious. Upon opening the box they found the infant inside,” Capt. Michael Roberts of the Pleasant Grove Police Department told ABC News.

Authorities obtained a search warrant to inspect the home, where they found six more infant bodies inside, packaged in separate containers, the police statement said.

Roberts said that through their investigations, they had reason to believe that Huntsman had given birth to the six other babies in the period between 1996 and 2006 and murdered them.

Authorities arrested Huntsman and booked her at the Utah County Jail on six murder counts, but did not comment on why she was not charged with seven counts.

The adult residents of the home claimed to have no knowledge of the dead babies, police said. Roberts could not confirm whether Huntsman had any other children or if she was married.

“It’s still an ongoing case so we’re still working on some information we’ve received,” Roberts said.

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NORTH BALTIMORE — Miranda Benschoter tossed a seven-inning no-hitter in Elmwood’s 8-1 victory against North Baltimore and combined with Jasmine Marsh to allow no hits in the Royals’ five-inning 11-1 win against McComb on Saturday.
Benschoter worked 10 innings total, striking out 22 batters and issuing six walks to pick up the victory in both contests.
Olivia Myers singled three times, doubled and drove in a pair of runs, Lindsay George added three singles and an RBI, Rebecca Harvey smacked two triples and drove in two runs and Madison Arnold contributed two singles and two RBIs as the Royals (5-1) rolled past McComb (1-6).
Benschoter hit three singles and drove in two runs, Arnold tripled, singled and had an RBI, Chelsie Schmitz had an RBI double and Kristi Reiser tripled and singled in Elmwood’s win against North Baltimore (2-4).
The Tigers picked up a 13-3 victory against McComb in the third game of the triangular.
Jasmine Bretz singled, doubled and drove in three runs, Rachel Peters added three singles and an RBI and Hanna Brian recorded a single and a triple for North Baltimore.
Brenna Dee hit a single and a double and Bridgette Swartz doubled to lead McComb.

ELMWOOD 11, MCCOMB 1
McComb 010 00 — 1 0 1
Elmwood 207 11 — 11 16 1
WP — Benschoter. LP — Gomez. top hitters: (Elm) Myers 3-1B, 2B, 2 RBI; George 3-1B, RBI; Arnold 2-1B, 2 RBI; Vargas 2-1B, RBI; Reiser 2B; Benschoter 2-1B, RBI; Harvey 2-3B, 2 RBI.
ELMWOOD 8, NORTH BALTIMORE 1
Elmwood 140 011 1 — 8 11 0
North Baltimore 001 000 0 — 1 0 1
WP — Benschoter. LP — Bean. top hitters: (Elm) Benschoter 3-1B, 2 RBI; Arnold 1B, 3B, RBI; Schmitz 2B, RBI; Marsh 2B; Reiser 1B, 3B.
records: Elmwood 5-1.
NORTH BALTIMORE 13, MCCOMB 3
McComb 000 102 — 3 3 3
North Baltimore 007 114 — 13 13 3
WP — Hernandez (2-1). LP — Gomez. top hitters: (McC) Swartz 2B; Dee 1B, 2B. (NB) Brian 1B, 3B; Peters 3-1B, RBI; Hernandez 2-1B; Bretz 1B, 2B, 3 RBI; Fleck 2-1B.
records: McComb 1-6; North Baltimore 2-4.
LEIPSIC 5
OTTOVILLE 4
LEIPSIC — Ottoville scored four runs in the first three innings, but Leipsic held the Big Green off the scoreboard the rest of the way and plated a run in the bottom of the ninth to steal a 5-4 Putnam County League win on Saturday.
Haley Gerten (1-0) picked up the victory in the circle and had a pair of singles at the plate to support her own cause. Paige Sickmiller singled three times and Melinda Amador added a double for the Vikings (1-5, 1-0 PCL).
Haley Landwehr and Taylor Boecker each singled twice for Ottoville (0-4, 0-2).

Ottoville 112 000 000 — 4 8 0
Leipsic 012 100 001 — 5 12 1
WP — Gerten (1-0). LP — Von Sossan. top hitters: (Otto) Landwehr 2-1B; Becker 2-1B. (Leip) Gerten 2-1B; Sickmiller 3-1B; Amador 2B.
records: Ottoville 0-4, 0-2 Putnam County League; Leipsic 1-5, 1-0.
ARLINGTON 11-16
HOPEWELL-LOUDON 1-7
ARLINGTON — Megan Johnson ripped five singles on the day and Hannah Johnson had five hits as well, including a triple, as Arlington’s softball team rolled past Hopewell-Loudon 11-1 and 16-7 in a nonleague doubleheader on Saturday.
The Red Devils (6-0) had 31 total hits. Britnee Johnson picked up her fifth win in as many games on the mound in the first contest, and Megan Johnson got her first win of the season in the second game.
Emma Kirby hit two singles and a triple to lead Hopewell-Loudon (1-6) at the plate.

first game
Hopewell-Loudon 000 100 — 1 4 2
Arlington 025 022 — 11 15 1
WP — B. Johnson (5-0). top hitters: (H-L) Kirby 3B, 1B. (Arl) Helms 3-1B, 2-RBI; Sheldon 2B, 3-RBI; Comstock 2B, 1B, RBI.
second game
Hopewell-Loudon 111 013 0 — 7 9 6
Arlington 142 306 x — 16 16 2
WP — M. Johnson (1-0). LP — Coppus. top hitters: (H-L) Hoover 2-1B; Wilson 3B. (Arl) M. Johnson 3-1B, RBI; Stoltz 2B, 2-1B, 2-RBI; H. Johnson 3B, 2-1B, RBI.
records: Hopewell-Loudon 1-6, Arlington 6-0.
TIFFIN CALVERT 10-9
VANLUE 8-6
VANLUE — Vanlue’s softball team scored three runs in the bottom of the seventh inning to tie the first game of a doubleheader with Tiffin Calvert at eight, but the Senecas came right back with two in the eighth and held the Wildcats scoreless in the home half to win.
Nicole Bickley and Gabby Bennett picked up wins and combined for seven hits, including two doubles, for Tiffin Calvert (5-1). The Senecas had 28 total hits.
Courtney Keeney ripped a double, two singles and drove in four total runs for Vanlue (3-3).

first game
Tiffin Calvert 011 123 02 — 10 17 3
Vanlue 012 002 30 — 8 5 3
WP — Bickley (4-1). LP — Kliesch (3-2). top hitters: (TC) Bickley 2B, 3-1B; Ritzler & Brickner 3-1B. (Van) Bonham 2B, 3B, 2-RBI; Keeney 2B, 2-RBI.
second game
Tiffin Calvert 000 304 2 — 9 11 0
Vanlue 001 101 3 — 6 8 0
WP — Bennett. LP — Hausserman (0-1). top hitters: (TC) Bowers 2B, 1B; Huss 2-1B. (Van) Keeney 2-1B, 2-RBI.
records: Tiffin Calvert 5-1, Vanlue 3-3.
AYERSVILLE TOURNAMENT
AYERSVILLE — Van Buren dropped three games for an eighth-place finish at Ayersville’s Great 8 Tournament on Saturday.
Van Buren (3-4) lost to the host Pilots 8-3 and dropped a 12-1 game to Tinora and a 10-0 decision to Napoleon.
Napoleon scored five runs in the first two innings to grab a 5-0 lead. Julianna Wulf homered, while Allison Lamming and Madison Smith each added three singles for the Wildcats.
Van Buren (3-3) cut Tinora’s lead to 3-1 in the third inning of the second contest, but the Rams closed with nine runs over the final three innings.
Kila Fultz doubled and Brylie Rampe added two singles for the Black Knights.

NAPOLEON 110 VAN BUREN 0
Van Buren 000 00 — 0 1 6
Napoleon 320 05 — 10 10 0
WP — Pilkington. LP — Fultz. top hitters: (Nap) Wulf HR; Lamming 3-1B; Smith 3-1B.
TINORA 12, VAN BUREN 1
Tinora 201 234 — 12 15 2
Van Buren 001 000 — 1 6 5
LP — Miller. top hitters: (Tin) Cheek 1B, 2B, 3B; Steingass 4-1B; Mack HR, 1B. (VB) Rampe 2-1B; Fultz 2B.
AYERSVILLE 8, VAN BUREN 3
Van Buren 010 020 0 — 3 5 0 Ayersville 003 005 x — 8 7 0
WP — Brown. LP — Fultz. top hitters: (VB) Neall 3B, RBI; Drake 2-1B. (Ayers) Church 2B, 1B; Carnahan 2-1B; Wisp 2B.
records: Van Buren 3-3.
MARION HARDING 8-9
FINDLAY 7-6
MARION — Findlay High’s softball team had its best offensive showing of the season on Saturday, totalling 18 hits and 13 runs in two games at Marion Hardin. The Presidents came up with two game-clinching rallies, though, in posting 8-7 and 9-6 wins and sweeping a nonleague doubleheader from the Trojans.
Freshman Taylor Steineke homered, singled and drove in two runs in Saturday’s opener. The Trojans scored one run in the top of the seventh inning to break a 6-6 tie, but Marion Hading answered with a game-winning two-run rally in the bottom half of the inning.
Findlay (1-5) pounded out another nine hits in the second game, including a single and a double by sophomore Mackenzie Atchison. Matrion Harding scored three times in the bottom of the sixth to go up 9-4, then survved Findlay’s two-run comeback rally in the seventh.
Emily Needles had three hits in Saturday’s opener for Marion Harding. Shania Byrne had three hits in the second game.
Findlay returns home on Tuesday for a Three Rivers Athletic Conference game with Toledo Central Catholic.

FIRST GAME
Findlay 010 122 01 — 7 9 2 Marion Harding 001 130 12 — 8 11 2
WP — Hancok. LP — Bowling (1-4). top hitters: (Fin) Steinke HR, 1B, 2 RBI. (MH) Needles 2-1B, 2B.
SECOND GAME
Findlay 001 030 2 — 6 9 1
Marion Harding 004 113 x — 9 11 1
WP — Sterritt. LP — Howard (0-1). top hitters: (Fin) Atchison 1B, 2B, RBI. (MH) Byrne 1B, 2B, 3B, 2 RBI.
records: Findlay 1-5.
BLUFFTON 13
LIBERTY-BENTON 9
BLUFFTON — Bluffton scored all 13 of its runs in the first three innings and cruised to a 13-9 nonleague softball win over Liberty-Benton.
Maddie Willis had a double, three singles and scored twice as Bluffton upped its unbeaten record to 5-0. Abbie Parkins added a triple, two singles and drove in two runs to back the pitching of Sami Fruchey (4-0).
Leslie York and Samantha Anders had two hits each and both drove in three runs for Liberty-Benton.

Liberty-Benton 011 020 5 — 9 10 3
Bluffton 463 000 x — 13 15 4
WP — Fruchey (4-0). LP — Roberts. top hitters: (L-B) York 2-1B, 3 RBI; Terrian 2B; Anders 2-1B, 3 RBI. (Blu) Willis 3-1B, 2B, 3 RBI; Parkins 2-1B, 3B, 2 RBI; Fruchey 2-1B, RBI; Sweary 1B, 2B, RBI.
records: Bluffton 5-0.
LIMA CENTRAL CATH. 3-1
ST. WENDELIN 1-7
LIMA — Allie Rutter allowed one earned run on six hits in seven innings and Fostoria St. Wendelin banged out 12 hits to earn a 7-1 victory in the second contest and a split of a nonleague doubleheader against Lima Central Catholic on Saturday.
Mikayla Gilliland and Meghan Reiter each singled twice and drove in a pair of runs a piece, while Sammie Digby tripled, singled and had two RBIs for the Mohawks (2-4).
Despite nine hits in the first game, St. Wendelin could only plate one run in a 3-1 defeat to the Thunderbirds.
Meghan Reiter doubled twice, Edy Mowrey singled, doubled and drove in a run and Cailin Reineck added a double for the Mohawks.

FIRST GAME
St. Wendelin 000 100 0 — 1 9 1
Lima Central Catholic 010 020 x — 3 6 0
WP — Shepherd. LP — Reiter. top hitters: (FSW) Reiter 2-2B; Mowrey 1B, 2B, RBI; Reineck 2B. (LCC) Moore 1B, RBI; Wise 2-1B, RBI.
SECOND GAME
St. Wendelin 100 203 1 — 7 12 0
Lima Central Catholic 100 000 0 — 1 6 0
WP — Rutter. LP — Smith. top hitters: (FSW) Gilliland 2-1B, 2 RBI; Rutter 2B; Reiter 2-1B, 2 RBI; Digby 1B, 3B, 2 RBI.
records: St. Wendelin 2-4.
MOHAWK 4-6
MARION ELGIN 3-1
SYCAMORE — Allison Price singled home the winning run in the bottom of the ninth to help Mohawk top Marion Elgin 4-3 in a nonconference game on Saturday.
The Warriors finished off a doubleheader sweep with a 6-1 win in the second game.
Pitchers Kasey and Julie Adelsperger picked up the wins in games 1 and 2, respectively.

FIRST GAME
Marion Elgin 000 003 000 — 3 5 0
Mohawk 000 030 001 — 4 11 0
WP — K. Adelsperger. LP — Benson. top hitters: (Moh) Sowers 2-2B; C. Adelsperger 2B, 2 RBI; Kohlenberg 2-1B; K. Adelsperger 2-1B..
SECOND GAME
Marion Elgin 000 001 0 — 1 4 0
Mohawk 000 303 x — 6 8 0
WP — J. Adelsperger. LP — Ransome. top hitters: (Moh) K. Adelsperger 2B, 1B, 2 RBI; Clinger 2B, RBI.
NEW RIEGEL TRIANGULAR
NEW RIEGEL — Lauren Zoeller and Morgan Noftz combined for 12 singles, a double and eight runs as New Riegel knocked off Margaretta 10-2 and Willard 14-1 in nonconference softball action on Saturday.
Taylor Kirian (9-0) picked up the win in both games, pitching seven total innings and allowing one earned run on two hits. Elyssa Theis pitched both games in relief, allowing two earned runs on five hits in five total innings pitched.
The Blue Jackets (9-0) had 31 hits on the day.

first game
NEW RIEGEL 10, MARGARETTA 2
Margaretta 000 011 0 — 2 5 4 New Riegel 060 103 x — 10 15 0
WP — Kirian (8-0). LP — Veliz. top hitters: (Mar) Michel 1B, RBI. (NR) Noftz 2B, 3-1B; Zoeller 4-1B, RBI; Bouillon 3B, 1B, 3-RBI; Kirian 3B, 1B, 2-RBI.
second game
NEW RIEGEL 14, WILLARD 1
New Riegel 01(10) 30 — 14 16 0 Willard 001 00 — 1 4 0
WP — Kirian (9-0). LP — Jones. top hitters: (NR) Scherger 3-1B, RBI; Zoeller 3-1B, RBI; Bouillon 2-1B, 2-RBI; Gillig 2-1B, 2-RBI. (Wil) Robinson 1B, RBI.
records: New Riegel 9-0.
OTTAWA-GLANDORF 22-7
ANTWERP 0-1
OTTAWA — Ottawa-Glandorf improved its record to 4-1 by sweeping a nonconference doubleheader with Antwerp by a combined score of 29-1 on Saturday.
The Titans got a single and a double from Michelle Sdao in their 22-0 win in the first contest, with Stephanie Hempfling earning the win in the circle.
Megan Kitchen was the winner in Ottawa-Glandorf’s 7-1 decision in game two. Tasha Cass and Kate Kaufman each had a double for the Titans.

FIRST GAME
Antwerp 000 0 — 0
Ottawa-Glandorf 718 6 — 22
WP — Hempfling. LP — Short. top hitters: (O-G) Sdao 1B, 2B.
SECOND GAME
Antwerp 010 000 0 — 1
Ottawa-Glandorf 034 000 x — 7
WP — Kitchen. LP — Broaten. top hitters: (O-G) Cass 2B; Kaufman 2B.
records: Ottawa-Glandorf 4-1.
PATRICK HENRY 6-10
HOLGATE 2-0
HAMLER — Natalie Herder hit a home run, two doubles and drove in three runs as Patrick Henry swept a doubleheader with Holgate in nonleague softball action Saturday.
Katie Kurtz (2-1) and Alison Imbrock (4-0) picked up wins on the mound for Patrick Henry (6-1). The Patriots held Holgate to seven total hits while hitting seven of their own in each game.

first game
Holgate 000 020 0 — 2 4 2
Patrick Henry 000 231 x — 6 7 1
WP — Kurtz (2-1). LP — Howe. top hitters: (PH) Herder HR, 2B, 2-RBI; Miller 1B, 2-RBI.
second game
Holgate 000 00 — 0 3 5
Patrick Henry 303 22 — 10 7 0
WP — Imbrock (4-0). LP — Clady. top hitters: (PH) Herder 2B, RBI; Nye 2B, RBI.
records: Patrick Henry 6-1.

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Findlay High School’s boys tennis team won three three-set matches, including two by tiebreaker, on its way to blanking Ottawa Hills 5-0 in a nonconference home match on Saturday.
The big wins came at No. 2 and No. 3 singles. Findlay’s Max macDonald outlasted Ryan Simon 6-2, 4-6, 7-6 (7-2) at No. 2 singles while Jake Elbin topped Jason Judis, 3-6, 7-5, 7-5 (7-4) in third singles play.
Reid Teatsorth made it a clean sweep by whipping Matt Gargas 6-0, 6-3 at No. 1 singles.
Ian Laird and Brent Gorman took care of Justin Judis and Jack Hylant 5-7, 6-2, 6-3 at No. 1 doubles. Logan Sullivan and Hyunchul Lee beat Kevin Hoefflinger and Spencer Smith 6-4, 6-3 at second doubles as Findlay improved to 4-2.
The Trojans are back in action Tuesday with back-to-back road matches at Toledo Whitmer and Perrysburg.

Junior Varsity Matches
Hoban & Graves (Fin) def. Duhurst & Daniels, 6-4; Hoffman & Price (Fin) def. Daniels & Wohlfarth, 6-2; Sharma & Bowlin (Fin) def. Mahood & Veh, 8-1; Sharma & Sharma (Fin) def. Wright & Wright, 6-0; Swick (Fin) def. Consinglia, 6-1.
Bluffton seventh at Lima
LIMA — Bluffton’s Kyle Strahm and Jaret Geiser finished second in the “C” Doubles division to lead area players at Saturday’s Lima City Tennis Invitational at the University of Northwestern Ohio.
The Bluffton duo fell to Lima Central Catholic’s Spencer Collins and Trey Hile 6-2, 6-0 in the title match.
The Pirates tied for third place in the seven-team field with 13 points. Ottawa-Glandorf was sixth with seven points.

TEAM STANDINGS
1, Lima Central Catholic 50. 2, Lima Shawnee 28. 3, Van Wert & Bluffton 13. 5, Marion Harding 8. 6, Ottawa-Glandorf 7. 7, Lima Senior 2.
Redmen get 1 win at Clyde
CLYDE — The No. 2 doubles team of Dylan Stone and Bishop Mahan recorded Fostoria High School’s lone victory Saturday in the Clyde Invitational Tennis Tournament.
Stone and Mahan lost 6-4, 7-5 to a Clyde duo before topping a team from Oregon Clay 8-4.
FHS’ No. 1 doubles team of Sabian Arana and Noah Kitchen lost 6-1, 6-2 to a Norwalk pair before dropping an 8-6 decision to a Clay team.
The Redmen’s Isaiah Brough drew a first-round bye at No. 1 singles before losing 6-2, 6-1 to a Clay player and falling 8-1 to a Clyde opponent.
Fostoria’s Jordan Marshall gained a first-round bye at No. 2 singles before falling 6-0, 6-0 to a Norwalk player and 8-0 to a Clay foe.
FHS’ Jeremiah Brough lost 6-0, 6-0 to a Clay player and 8-0 to a Norwalk opponent at No. 3 singles.

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VENDORS chat with potential buyers Saturday at the ninth annual Flag City Toys that Shoot Show. The show features air guns, BB guns, cap guns, slingshots, and many antique toys. Vendors from around the country travel to Findlay for the show. (Photo by Genna Newman Freed)

VENDORS chat with potential buyers Saturday at the ninth annual Flag City Toys that Shoot Show. The show features air guns, BB guns, cap guns, slingshots, and many antique toys. Vendors from around the country travel to Findlay for the show. (Photo by Genna Newman Freed)

By GENNA FREED
STAFF WRITER
Dan Lerma has a passion: toys that shoot.
He’s not alone.
Lerma and his wife Angie, of Findlay, together with Duane Shaferly and Dave Barchent, host the annual Flag City Toys that Shoot Show. The show features air guns, BB guns, cap guns, slingshots, and many antique toys.
Saturday’s six-hour show, held at the Lighthouse building on U.S. 224, featured 50 vendors from Ohio, Michigan, Pennsylvania and Indiana, and as far away as Texas, Connecticut, Florida, Missouri, Minnesota, Iowa and New York.
“There’s a handful of guys who started the air gun shows 25 to 30 years ago and consider this one of the best,” Lerma said.
“We just have fun. The only bad thing is cleaning up the mess” afterward, he said.
Those who attend the Findlay show would like it to be held more than one day a year, Lerma said, but “this is all we can handle.”
Larry Hannusch of Houston, Texas, and Tom Gaylord of Burleson, Texas, praised the show as “fabulous” and “excellent,” and said it was well worth the drive.
Lerma said his passion for toys that shoot started early.
“I collect slingshots,” he said. “My dad wouldn’t let me have a BB gun, but he said I could have a slingshot. Well, I got really efficient with a slingshot, breaking windows and stuff. But I started collecting them and the next thing you know I’m going to gun shows and flea markets looking for slingshots and I’m finding pellet guns … One thing led to another and I started buying and selling.”
In the future, Lerma plans to keep the Findlay show at the Lighthouse, a building owned by Findlay Area Youth for Christ.
“Some have said maybe we should move to another place, but I want to support what the Lighthouse stands for. We are God-fearing people and we’re not ashamed of it. That’s why we start the day with a pledge and a prayer.”
As far as space, which is limited and sells out a year in advance, Lerma plans to set up tents around the property for more vendors if needed.
“Larry, who came all the way from Texas, was willing to set up outside. He just wanted to be at the show,” Lerma said.
There are about six air gun shows on a circuit that many of the vendors and buyers attend each year, including Findlay’s. They vary in content. Some are exclusively air guns, others feature particular brands like Daisy. Findlay’s show is a mixture.
“When we started the show we were begging people to come and they said, ‘Well, Findlay’s kind of out of the way,’” Lerma said. “Now, people are begging to get in. They like Findlay and it’s turned out to be a good show. It’s grown and is getting a name. Everyone is saying this is the show they have to go to. We just started at a clean place, gave them a place to lodge, places to eat and a good location.”
Table registrations are already beginning for next year’s event, the 10th annual Flag City Toys That Shoot on April 11.
For information, visit the group’s website at www.flagcitytoysthatshoot.com or call Lerma at 419-422-9121.
Newman Freed: 419-422-5151
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