The St. Charles Preparatory School track and field team got a tune-up for the season in the indoor state meet, and coach Al Hostetler said that experience will help lead his athletes to success in the outdoor postseason later this spring.
First-year Columbus School for Girls lacrosse coach Kellen Morrissey isn't sure if her team has two midfielders who can replace the stick-handling skills and scoring prowess of 2014 graduates Erin Balasky and Sophie Sugar.
Charlie Smart of the Newark club hockey team did all he could to put a victorious cap on a banner weekend for the teams representing the Greater Columbus High School Club Hockey League in the Buckeye Cup.
Niejel Young of the Bexley High School boys basketball team was determined to be a late-game factor in the Lions' rematch against third-seeded Columbus South in the second round of the Division II district tournament.
After failing to advance any athletes to state a season ago, the Hartley High School swimming and diving program had an automatic qualifier to this year's Division II meet in senior Patrick Lawrence of the boys team.
Columbus School for Girls basketball coach Ben Patrick knows his team will be at a size disadvantage when it plays Thursday, Feb. 26, at Utica in the second round of the Division III district tournament.