1. Wildcats take Lady Pirates

    Wildcats take Lady Pirates

    Sports — It was cold outside Friday night and the Lady Pirates shooting matched the temperature as they shot only 17% in the Putnam County League game. The host Wildcats opened up a 5 point lead after 1, 11-6. The Pirates battled back to tie the game in the second at 13. The Pirates Amber Logan, who had put in 9 for the Pirates at this point, picked up her third foul. The Wildcats took advantage of this opportunity to go on a 10 point run to take a 23-13 lead. A Pirate basket before half made it 23-15 at...

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  2. Pirates in Action, January 8 – 13

    Pirates in Action, January 8 – 13

    Two Putnam County League games are on the forefront of the Pirate schedule this week. The Girls Varsity will host Ottoville on Thursday while the Boys Varsity will travel to Miller City on Friday. The Girls Varsity will first host Crestview on Monday to kick off the week. The Boys Varsity finish off the week on Saturday by hosting Ayersville. A post game party will be held at the Continental American Legion after the Saturday game to benefit the Junior Class Prom effort. The Girls Junior High game at Defiance on Monday will be held at the new Defiance High...

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  3. Vikings Best Pirates in PCL Boys Game

    Vikings Best Pirates in PCL Boys Game

    It was a game of two halves, evenly played first half and all Vikings in the second. On Saturday, Continental High School hosted Leipsic in their Putnam County League Boys Basketball opener. The Pirates won the tip and a Chris Potts basket put the Pirates on the board first. This basket was followed by a Viking 3 to make it 3-2 Vikings. A pair of Jarret Keck free throws gave the Pirates a 4-3 lead but the Vikings put in a basket to regain the lead. Caleb Olds then put in 7 of the next 9 points to make it...

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  4. Patriots take Pirates 49-33

    Patriots take Pirates 49-33

    On Thursday Continental High Boys Basketball team opened up the 2018 schedule by traveling to the greater Hamler area to take on the Patrick Henry Patriots. The bus time did not help the Pirates as they ended the 1st quarter down 20-8. An even second quarter made it 30-18 at half. The start of the second half was all Patriots as they outpointed the Pirates 11-5. Patriots 43, Pirates 23 after 3 quarters. The Pirates rallied in the fourth quarter but the final went the Patriots way 49-33. Caleb Olds led the Pirates with 17 points. Jarret Keck put in...

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  5. Lady Pirates Take Holiday Tournament Consolation Final

    Lady Pirates Take Holiday Tournament Consolation Final

    On Friday the Continental High School Girls basketball team lost the first quarter to Hilltop in the 37th Ayersville Holiday Tournament consolation finals but came out to decisively win the middle quarters to take their last game in the Hanger. The Pirates won the tip and Kaitlyn Alvarado went down to put in the first basket for an early Pirate lead 2-0. A three by the Cadets was followed by a basket from Amber Logan to make it 4-3 Pirates. A 5 point Cadet run was stopped when Alex Hoeffel made a basket Cadets 8, Pirates 6. A Cadet basket...

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  6. Pirates in Action, January 1 – 6

    Pirates in Action, January 1 – 6

    School starts on Tuesday the 2nd. Hopefully the cold weather/wind chill warnings don’t affect the Pirates’ schedule. The Pirates are back from break and start the new year with Boys Varsity action at Patrick Henry on Thursday. The week concludes with a pair of Putnam County League matchups as the Girls Varsity travels to Miller City on Friday night and the boys host Leipsic on Saturday. AWAY Boys Varsity Thursday Jan 4 Patrick Henry 6:00 Girls Varsity Friday Jan 5 Miller City 6:00 PCL Junior High Girls Saturday Jan 6 Tinora 10:00 HOME Boys Varsity Saturday Jan 6 Leipsic 6:00...

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  7. Lady Pirates 32, Ayersville Pilots 37

    Lady Pirates 32, Ayersville Pilots 37

    The 37th Annual Ayersville Holiday Tournament had the Lady Pirates take on the Pilots in the nightcap. This game was decided in the middle 2 quarters as the Pilots outscored the Pirates by 8 in the middle to move to the championship. The game started with the Pirates winning the tip but it was the Pilots on the board first with a 3 pointer. Pirates Alex Hoeffel put in a basket and it was followed by an Addyson Armey 3 point play to give the Pirates their only lead of the game, 5-3. A Pilot basket was followed by a...

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  8. Tigers 43, Pirates 40

    Tigers 43, Pirates 40

    The Cheerleaders were decked in Santa hats and festive socks, the student section in Christmas attire but it was the Holgate Tigers who celebrated after Thursday nights Boys non leagues action. The Tigers found the Cove’s basket very giving on this night as they opened up the scoring by hitting a 3 which was matched by Pirate Nick States 3 pointer. A Tiger free throw was met with a States basket. A pair of Tiger 3 sandwiched a Caleb Olds basket to make it Tigers 10, Pirates 7 after 1. The Tigers put in the first 5 points in the...

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  9. Pirates In Action, December 25 – 30

    Pirates In Action, December 25 – 30

    Sports — A lite schedule this week but the opportunity to see some great Pirate action. On Thursday and Friday the Lady Pirate Varsity team is in action at the Ayersville Holiday Tournament. You can see two varsity games for one price, both nights. On Saturday the Boys Varsity host Lima Perry. Merry Christmas and Happy New to from the Continentalenews Sports Department AWAY Girls Varsity Thursday Dec 28 Ayersville 7:30ish Ayersville Holiday Tourament second game Friday Dec 29 Leipsic or Hilltop TBD Ayersville Holiday Tourament HOME Varsity Boys Saturday Dec 30 Lima Perry 6:00 –Mike Jones, Sportswriter

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