90-Day Archive

Week 1: Honorable Mention

Series honors top football teams

The numbers show that Central District high school football programs captured 13 championships during the first 18 years of the state playoffs, from 1972-89.
Cricket

Area kids delving into sport at Dublin camp

Like many young children, Vikram Srikonda has begun playing traditional sports like basketball and baseball. He plans on trying out for soccer in the fall.
Club Soccer

Central Ohio squads fall short in regional

None of the seven central Ohio club soccer teams that competed in the Midwest Regional Cup from June 20-24 in Fox Cities, Wis., captured a championship.
Athletes of the Year

Area's best highlight spring sports season

Now that the school year is over and summer is upon us, it's time to announce the Athletes of the Year for the spring season. Here are the honorees:
Track & Field

Wright named St. Charles coach

Having resigned as track and field coach at Whitehall following the season, it didn't take Zach Wright long to find a new job.
Bexley Roundup

Young girls track team excelled

With a roster flush with sophomores and freshmen, the Bexley High School girls track and field team produced the results of a more experienced group.
Hartley Roundup

Hart leaps to state title

Hartley High School boys track and field coach Reggie Osborne used one word to describe the performance of senior Cameron Hart in the Division II state meet June 5 at Ohio State: Perfect.
Bexley Roundup

Halliday runs with state's elite

For a first-time competitor in the state track and field meet, the unknown often can be as challenging as an opponent.
CSG Roundup

Relays reach podium at state track meet

The 400- and 1,600-meter relays for the Columbus School for Girls track and field team far exceeded expectations in the Division III state meet.
Boys Basketball

Phillips named coach at Bexley

After more than a decade, the Bexley High School boys basketball team will be under new leadership.
Track & Field

Simms steps down as CSG coach

Elon Simms has stepped down after three seasons as coach of the Columbus School for Girls track and field team.
Hartley Roundup

Lopez advances to state in three events

The Hartley High School track and field program will be taking a trio of talented young runners and a pair of seasoned veterans to state.
Bexley Roundup

Halliday set to run in state meet

Spencer Halliday of the Bexley High School girls track and field team is hoping to save the best for last when she competes in the Division II state meet.
St. Charles Roundup

Bryan comes up shy of state

Emmett Bryan came up short in his bid to qualify for the Division I state meet for the St. Charles Preparatory School track and field team.
Track & Field

CSG'S Babatunde shines at regional

Imani Babatunde of the Columbus School for Girls track and field team will compete in four events in the Division III state meet Friday, June 5, and Saturday, June 6, at Ohio State.
Hartley Roundup

Baseball squad falls shy of state

For the first time since 2010, the Hartley High School baseball team advanced to a district final.
Bexley Roundup

Baseball team falls to Eagles in district semi

Even with a two-run lead in the first inning of a Division II district semifinal, Bexley High School baseball coach Ray Noe couldn't help but wonder, what if?
St. Charles Roundup

Tennis team drops OTCA district semifinal to Eagles

After being ousted from the OTCA team tournament, coach Linda Myers still had high expectations for the St. Charles Preparatory School tennis team entering the Division I district tournament.
Hartley Roundup

Softball squad beats Barons in tournament

The Hartley High School softball team was seeded third for the Division II district tournament, but count junior infielder Justine Morrison as someone who believes her squad isn't respected by everyone in the district.
St. Charles Roundup

Track squad defends CCL title

Balance helped the St. Charles Preparatory School track and field team win its third consecutive CCL championship.
Bexley Roundup

Girls team second in MSL meet

Fresh off a second-place finish in the MSL-Ohio Division meet, the Bexley High School girls track and field team entered the Division II district meet expecting to be challenged by a number of opponents with strong sprinters.
CSG Roundup

Track team successful at 'tough' CCL meet

The Columbus School for Girls track and field team was unable to defend its league title when it played host to the CCL meet May 14 and 16.
Bexley Roundup

Boys lacrosse team progressing

Zak Welsh of the Bexley High School boys lacrosse team hasn't forgotten the displeasure of the Lions winning just three games last season.
St. Charles Roundup

Tennis squad earns CCL title

The St. Charles Preparatory School tennis team won its fourth consecutive CCL title and is looking for more success in the postseason.
Hartley Roundup

Hockey player hits the hardcourt to train

Almost year-round, Hartley High School sophomore Connor Liden is likely to have a hockey stick in his hands and be wearing a team uniform.
Bexley Roundup

Baseball team has perfect April

Weeks had passed since the Bexley High School baseball team knew what it felt like to lose.
CSG Roundup

Lacrosse team still defining its style

The Columbus School for Girls lacrosse team routed Wellington 16-3 on April 30 to break a three-game losing streak.
Girls Basketball

Hartley hires Dennis as coach

Donald Dennis is hoping he can bring stability to the Hartley High School girls basketball program.
St. Charles Roundup

Tennis squad eager to play

Coach Linda Myers has talented players on the St. Charles Preparatory School tennis team. She just needs the chilly, rainy weather to break and allow the Cardinals to string matches together.
Bexley Roundup

Boys tennis team eyes Academy

It's been four years since the Bexley High School boys tennis team defeated its biggest rival, Columbus Academy.