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.
Because of her 6-foot-2 frame, Marissa Brown has been asked to provide toughness in the paint and be one of the go-to players on offense throughout much of her four seasons on the Hartley High School girls basketball team.
Since the football team's run to the 2010 Division IV state championship, the Hartley High School boys basketball team has viewed the holiday break as a time to get in much-needed extra practice because of its shorter preseason.
It's been more than nine months since the end of the 2013-14 season, but the repercussions of one of the greatest seasons in program history still are being felt for the Hartley High School wrestling team.