90-Day Archive

Super 25 football team

Latiolais rarely came off field for Bulldogs

With the first undefeated regular season in the Heath High School football team's 53-year history on the line Oct. 28 against Johnstown, Aaron Latiolais was ready for the challenge.
Jerome Roundup

Boys keeping things simple

Dublin Jerome High School boys basketball coach Jamie Pearson is keeping things simple this season.
Coffman Roundup

Boys team counting on young players

Over the past four seasons, the Dublin Coffman High School boys basketball team won a combined 81 games, earned a Division I district championship in 2014 and captured a league title in 2015.
Scioto Roundup

Boys looking to 'take the next step'

The Dublin Scioto High School boys basketball team is looking to 'take the next step' this season.
Scioto Roundup

Girls squad striving for winning season

With four starters back, the Dublin Scioto High School girls basketball team's season outlook appears bright.
Coffman Roundup

Hockey team aiming for return to state

The postseason run the Dublin Coffman High School hockey team put together last season had the exact effect that fourth-year coach Darcy Cahill was hoping it would during the offseason.
Jerome Roundup

Girls look to utilize speed

During her seven seasons at North Union, first-year Dublin Jerome High School girls basketball coach Natalie Herring directed the Wildcats to an average of 21 wins per season as well as six Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference titles and three Division III district championships.
Super 12 Boys Soccer Team

Skillful Strickler sparked Cardinals

When it comes to analyzing Kristo Strickler’s game, St. Charles Preparatory School soccer coach Chris Vonau struggles to find a flaw.
Athletes of the Year

Honorees highlight 2016 fall season

As the fall season winds down, it’s time to announce our Athletes of the Year.
Football

McDougald values career with Irish

Among the things that Bradley McDougald is thankful for this Thanksgiving are the coaches he had at Dublin Scioto High School.
Super 12 Girls Soccer Team

Hensley stands tall in goal for Gahanna

Kaylee Hensley told herself she just needed to save the first shot and she’d be OK.
Football

Irish put together 'heck of a season'

The Dublin Scioto High School football team rebounded from a disappointing 2-8 season a year ago to earn a postseason berth and challenge for the OCC-Cardinal Division title.
Football

'Rocks did not meet all goals

High expectations are the norm for the Dublin Coffman High School football program.
Coffman Roundup

Volleyball team falls shy at state

As was the case the first three times the Dublin Coffman High School girls volleyball team qualified for the Division I state tournament, it left this year's event without the championship.
Football

Celtics set standard for excellence

In just his second season as coach, Bob Gecewich guided the Dublin Jerome High School football team to its first playoff victory and a program-record 10 wins.
Scioto Roundup

Arellano motivated after earning all-state honors

After earning all-state recognition competing in the Division I cross country state meet for the first time, Dublin Scioto High School junior Cesar Arellano left National Trail Raceway on Nov. 4 motivated to do even better next season.
Football

Scioto getting set for Eagles

The Dublin Scioto High School football team briefly celebrated its playoff win at Massillon Washington on Nov. 4 before setting its sights on New Albany.
Football

'Rocks hoping to slow Wayne

Curtis Crager has been working this week to solve the quandary posed by the Huber Heights Wayne High School football team.
Football

Celtics record program's first playoff win

The Dublin Jerome High School football team is looking forward to its next challenge as it continues its quest for a state title.
Coffman Roundup

Bons caps season with fifth-place finish at state

Having earned all-Ohio honors at the Division I state boys cross country meet a year ago, Dublin Coffman High School senior Lucas Bons had high aspirations for his third state appearance.
Jerome Roundup

Posacki, Cook finish season at state meet

Despite being among the final few qualifiers for the Division I state cross country meet, Dublin Jerome High School boys runners Kellen Posacki and Elliott Cook each placed in the top 50 on Nov. 5 at National Trail Raceway.
Jerome Roundup

Soccer squads secure district championships

Strong offensive performances helped the Dublin Jerome High School boys and girls soccer programs celebrate Division I district championships Oct. 29.
Coffman Roundup

Volleyball, boys soccer teams win district titles

A pair of Dublin Coffman High School teams that have been among the area's most consistently successful programs added to their respective championship pedigrees Oct. 29.
Football

Scioto heading north for opener

The Dublin Scioto High School football team will travel to an area rich in football tradition as it returns to the postseason.
Football

Celtics to face Trojans in playoff opener

The Dublin Jerome High School football team celebrated its second consecutive OCC-Cardinal Division title last weekend, but quickly went back to work in preparation for its first playoff appearance since 2008.
Football

Shamrocks, Wildcats set for rematch

The Dublin Coffman and Hilliard Davidson high school football teams met only three weeks ago, but there will be a significant change from the first meeting.
Cross Country

Scioto's Arellano qualifies for state meet

Dublin Scioto High School junior Cesar Arellano entered the Division I boys regional cross country meet Oct. 29 at Pickerington North looking to atone for disappointing regional finishes the past two seasons.
Football

'Rocks, Bears ready to clash

The Dublin Coffman and Upper Arlington high school football teams know to expect the unexpected when it comes to their rivalry, but what's at stake Friday, Oct. 28, is perfectly clear to both teams.
Football

Celtics clinch playoff spot, closing in on league title

While some coaches devise a plan with a target date for improvement when taking over a program, second-year Dublin Jerome High School football coach Bob Gecewich said he never set a number of years for a turnaround.
Scioto Roundup

Boys runners reach regional

The Dublin Scioto High School boys cross country team reached a major goal Oct. 22 at the Division I district meet.
Coffman Roundup

Runners prep for regional meet

The Dublin Coffman High School boys and girls cross country teams will be battling for state berths Saturday, Oct. 29, in the Division I regional meet at Pickerington North.
Jerome Roundup

Kiefer shares girls golf state title

Since Dublin Jerome High School opened in the fall of 2004, the girls golf team has celebrated six Division I state championships, including five in a row from 2011 through last season.
Football

Stakes high for Irish, Panthers in finale

The Dublin Scioto and Hilliard Darby high school football teams both have a lot on the line as they meet in the regular-season finale Friday, Oct. 28.
Updated 5:05 p.m. Oct. 25

Coffman's Crabtree suspended over recruiting violation

Dublin Coffman High School football coach Mark Crabtree has been suspended for the first two playoff games this season because of a recruiting violation, the Ohio High School Athletic Association announced Oct. 25.
Scioto Roundup

Girls soccer team aims to play 'more quickly'

The Dublin Scioto High School girls soccer team hasn't progressed as quickly as first-year coach Doug Williamson would like, but a strong postseason would atone for the Irish's inconsistent season.
Jerome Roundup

Golf, tennis teams set for state

Since Dublin Jerome High School opened in the fall of 2004, the third week of October has gone unmatched at the school in terms of athletic celebrations.
Football

'Rocks hope to learn from loss to Wildcats

Only five points separate the Dublin Coffman High School football team from being unbeaten.
Coffman Roundup

Boys capture league title

During its regular-season finale Oct. 13 against Upper Arlington, the Dublin Coffman High School boys soccer team might have gotten a taste of what it will face in the postseason.
Football

Irish prep for winless Thomas Worthington

The Dublin Scioto High School football team will be looking to extend its winning streak and continue its pursuit of a playoff berth and league title when it plays host to winless Thomas Worthington on Friday, Oct. 21.
Football

Celtics look to rebound from first loss of season

The Dublin Jerome High School football team heads out of the area this week looking to rebound from its first loss of the season.