Jeff and Louann Schroeder stand beside some of the numerous prizes that have been donated for the Columbus Grove Athletic Boosters Reverse Auction planned for this Saturday, March 1. Tickets for the event are still available at Five Angle Construction. (Putnam Sentinel/Nancy Kline)
Jeff and Louann Schroeder stand beside some of the numerous prizes that have been donated for the Columbus Grove Athletic Boosters Reverse Auction planned for this Saturday, March 1. Tickets for the event are still available at Five Angle Construction. (Putnam Sentinel/Nancy Kline)

COLUMBUS GROVE — Tickets are still available for a reverse auction this Saturday, March 1, at the Columbus Grove American Legion. The event is a fundraiser for the Columbus Grove Athletic Boosters. Doors will open at 6 p.m. with the swiss steak and chicken meal to be served at 6:30 p.m.

The evening will include the reverse auction, bingo, and a 50-50 drawing.

Numerous prizes including gift cards, a John Deere toy box, lottery tree, Ohio Stadium “the Shoe” picture, ½ hog, wine gift basket, and Bulldog wall hanging have been donated by area businesses as prizes during the reverse auction. The final prize is $5,000.

Tickets are $60 each. They are available at Five Angle Construction on SR65. Anyone with questions can call429-659-2084.

This is the fourth year the Columbus Grove Athletic Boosters has held this event.


Prizes include


2014 Columbus Grove Athletic Booster Gift Donation List

  • 2003 Col.Grove State Champion Football  donated by Ivan Verhoff
  • Jon Deere toy box (133.00) by Northwest Tractor Co Glandorf  (Jeff Sch)
  • Brentwood bike  by Jeff and Louann Sch. &CG Pro Bike
  • NorthFace jacket by Jeff & Louann Sch. &CG Pro Bike
  • Car-E-It Party Shop gift certificate by Car-E-It  (Buck)
  • Old Milwalkee Hats Dennis Warnecke Defiance Distributor (Buck)
  • Lasagna Dish by Klass Pharmacy 1831 E Main St Ottawa (Buck)
  • Cincinnati Reds jacket by Gustwillers Ottawa  (Buck)
  • “The Hive” OSU picture by CGAB  (Buck)
  • “Urban Era” OSU picture by Dr. Earl Recker DDS
  • Urban Meyer OSU picture by CGAB (Buck)
  • Ohio stadium “The Shoe” picture by CGAB (Buck)
  • “Bring the Juice” OSU picture by CGAB (Buck)
  • Snack foods by Roger & Jackie Kaufman RTK Distributing  11134 SR 12 Col Grove
  • 4 Fidelity Builders Supply caps
  • 3 Fidelity Builders Supply t-shirts
  • 5 red Fidelity Builders Supply hoodies
  • 2  ½ hour massages by Dr Matt Ellerbrock
  • Lottery Tree by Custom Interior
  • Certificate for 2 buffets Dicks Steak House Kalida  
  • $20.00 gift certificate Klip and Kurl Kalida
  • $100.00 gift certificate from Merle Norman Ottawa 146 W Main St Ottawa
  • Echo leaf blower by Full Throttle Todd Brown (Beth)
  • 2 pizza gift certificates from Thirsty’s Kalida (Beth)
  • ½  a hog donated by Windmill Swine
  • Col Grove Family Winter Sports pass donated by CG Cross Country team
  • Suds and Buds basket from Grove Laundry Mat Tony and Kim Birnesser
  • $40.00 cash from Ft Jennings State Bank Col. Grove
  • $250.00 Gift Card Tree Brian and Angie Jones
  • 25.00 gas card from Heitmeyer Funeral Home
  • 30.00 gift certificate from Shear Power Salon & Spa
  • Large pizza gift certificate from Godfathers Pizza Lima
  • 2 gift certificates at Sun Central Lima
  • 4 free oil change cards from Taylor Kia of Lima
  • 4 buffet dinners Golden Corral Lima
  • Free meal Bandidos Lima
  • 2 free meals Western Sizzlin Steak House
  • 8 spaghetti meals and lemon ice at Fazolis Lima
  • 40.00 gift certificates at Personal Wellness Spa Lima
  • 2 free meals and 2 free Appetizers at Texas Roadhouse Lima
  • 2 night stay at Premier Cottages Berlin,Oh with 50.00 gift certificate Lehmans Hardware, 25.00 gift certificate at Farmstead Restaurant Berlin,Oh , &100.00 gas card  donated by Five Angle Const. & Ohio Lift Maintenance 
  • OSU mirror Bob Johns Memorials
  • Col. Grove Bulldog Mirror Bob Johns Memorials
  • Urban Meyer Picture Trisco Jack Dunbar
  • Bucket of tools  Lowes Lima
  • Wine gift basket Sycamore Lake Col Grove
  • Jump starter from Bell Auto Supply 1407 E Main St Ottawa
  • 4 caps, 1 shirt, 2 jackets from Crop Production 12015 SR 65 Ottawa
  • Cap,shirt,toy semi truck, 2 Case IH Tractor Magnums  from Archbold Equipment 12080 SR 65 Ottawa
  • OSU collector coin, Cleveland Browns and Cincinnati Bengals wall plagues from MC Sporting Goods Lima
  • 2 OSU can holders from Beckmans Jewelers 117 W Main St Ottawa
  • Womans watch with free batteries for life from Wannemachers 215 E main Ottawa
  • Tool kit from Powerhouse Electric Ottawa
  • Black CG Bulldog Jacket from Phantasm Design 112 W Main  Ottawa
  • Bucket of car cleaning products, cap, shirt from Oreilly Auto Parts 830 N Locust St Ottawa
  • NanoVault from Cherrys  Outdoor World  SR 224  Ottawa
  • Makita sander from Glandorf Lumber
  • 5-  20.00 gift certificates from Indian Trail (Ted Staley  Wrestling coach)
  • 20 coupons for Buffalo Wild Wings 2948 Allentown Rd Lima,Oh  (Travis Gallmeier Girls softball coach)
  • 1 free pizza coupons for Pizza Hut Delphos only 133 E 5th St Delphos,Oh 45833(Travis Gallmeier  Girls softball coach)
  • 10—5.00 gift certificates from Bullalo Wild Wings Lima  (Travis Gall. G softball coach)
  • 10.00 gift certificate for Pats Donut & Kreme  (Travis Gallmeier G softball coach)
  • John Deere kids wagon and battery lantern from Legacy Dave Koch 
  • Coil Roofing Nailer from Carter Lumber 
  • Winter Family Sports Pass from CG Cross Country
  • 4 shirts and 4 caps from Legacy 
  • 3 baseball shirts and under armour bag
  • 4 Arby coupons
  • Wine, chocolate,dips basket from Brookys
  • Hitch and ball alignment  from All Season Truck Cap 1777 E Main St Ottawa
  • Patio chairs and table from The Granary  (Andy Shafer)
  • 4 Coupons for KFC Lima
  • 2 $50.00 gift cards for Beer Barrel, Happy Daz ,Old City Prime,Smokin BBQ & Pixies Restaurants from Good Food Hospitality Management  Lima
  • Water hose cart Ottawa True Value hardware Ottawa
  • 12 free meals gift cards from McDonalds Restaurant
  • Camp chair from Nickles Bakery Lima, Oh
  • Wine, jewelry ,scarf, gift certificate, lip gloss, &chocolate gift basket from Jana Newell Premier Designs
  • Dell Venue 8” tablet from Pizzeria
  • 2   $25.00 gift cards from Pizzeria
  • Tanning sessions and lotion from Linda’s Styling & Tanning Salon
  • Haircut ,Shampoo & conditioner from Linda’s Styling & Tanning Salon
  • Purple 31 bag  from ?
  • Bulldog Country Barn siding Sign from Just Go Dry Cleaning Dane Jesko
  • 50.00 gift certificate for Just Go Dry Cleaning
  • 10.00 coupon for Just Go Dry Cleaning
  • Ribbon Wreath from YOUnique Décor Dana Roebke
  • Ulta hair supplies and  25.00 gift card Lima from Stechschultes & Rickers
  • Free bowling &pizza night from westgate Northland Lima
  • Bulldog wall hanging from Panache
  • Coupons from Golden Corral, Western Sizzilin Steak house, & Westgate bowling
  • 50.00 gift card Kohls Lima
  • 20.00 Legend gift card Ottawa
  • 50.00 cash from Balyeat, Leahy, Daley,& Miller LLC
  • 50.00 cash from Irwin Real Estate
  • 25.00 certificate from The Met Lima
  • Oil change gift certificate from Auto Go 
  • Free service job from Jerrys marathon CG
  • One hour massage Shear Power Salon
  • 50  hamburger coupons from Kewpee
  • 2 t shirts Pingle Exteriors Col Grove
  • 2 Beer Pyramids from Tablers Drive Thru, Alts Gas Station, Grillers Tavern and Rainbow Party Shop