90-Day Archive

Groveport Madison Roundup

Attitude is difference for baseball team

The fact that his team won six of its first nine games is not what has first-year Groveport Madison High School baseball coach Dave Eft excited.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Burke steps down as girls coach

When Gary Burke was hired to coach the Canal Winchester High School girls basketball team in the spring of 2010, he put together a five-year plan that was meant to build a winning program.
Boys Basketball

Riggs steps down as Canal Winchester coach

Kent Riggs has resigned from his job as coach of the Canal Winchester High School boys basketball team.
Girls Basketball

Burke steps down as coach at Canal Winchester

Gary Burke has stepped down as coach of the Canal Winchester High School girls basketball team.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Bender's influence still felt in track program

Darren Avery has returned to the Canal Winchester High School track and field program as coach of the girls team, and it didn't take long for him to see how much of an impact his predecessor, John Bender, had on the athletes.
Groveport Madison Roundup

Boys track squad has high goals

Even though a lack of depth could prevent his team from scoring high in meets, Groveport Madison High School boys track and field coach Jason Brooks has high expectations for the season.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Baseball squad set for OCC debut

Canal Winchester High School baseball coach Jay Bartos initially was worried about his team competing in the OCC-Cardinal Division for the first time this season, considering that the Indians had struggled against OCC opponents in past seasons.
Groveport Madison Roundup

Veteran softball team looks to take next step

The Groveport Madison High School softball team reached a Division I district semifinal each of the past five seasons.
Club Hockey

PHA coach pleased with growth

Mark Mead saw positive signs from his players on the Pickerington Hockey Association club hockey team in his first season as coach.
Girls Basketball

Girls look to take next step in OCC

Canal Winchester High School girls basketball coach Gary Burke knew moving from the MSL-Buckeye Division to the OCC-Cardinal would be a challenging transition for his team.
Groveport Roundup

Laney finishes fifth at state

Shakur Laney of the Groveport Madison High School wrestling team placed in the Division I state tournament for the second consecutive year.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Boys team loses tourney opener

Canal Winchester High School boys basketball coach Kent Riggs thought his team was capable of pulling off the upset against sixth-seeded Pickerington Central in its Division I district tournament opener.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Meade finishes 24th at state

Lexie Meade had dreamed about competing in the state swimming and diving meet since watching her older brother, Wyatt, compete in the Division II state meet in 2011.
Groveport Madison Roundup

Laney again advances to state

Despite qualifying for the Division I state wrestling tournament for the second year in a row, Shakur Laney wasn't happy with the outcome of his final match at district.
Groveport Madison Roundup

Billingsley, Laney advance to district in wrestling

Dayrel Billingsley had one final chance and made the most of it.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Boys team loses Colley to ACL injury

The Canal Winchester High School boys basketball team lost its top defensive player when Daltyn Colley sustained a season-ending knee injury in the second quarter of a 63-36 loss at Hartley on Feb. 10.
Football

Groveport's Jackson signs with Ashland

Groveport Madison High School senior Tyren Jackson signed Feb. 5 to play football at Ashland University.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Girls team heads into tourney 'expecting to win'

Canal Winchester High School girls basketball coach Gary Burke said his players must maintain their confidence and not dwell on mistakes in order for his team to be successful in the Division I district tournament.
Groveport Madison Roundup

Boys move closer to winning season

With the regular season winding down, C.J. Crowder made a last-second shot that could provide the Groveport Madison High School boys basketball team with momentum heading into the postseason.
Groveport Roundup

Solack suffers knee injury

Only two members of the Groveport Madison High School wrestling team have Division I district tournament experience, and one of them might not be available to compete in the postseason this year.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Wrestlers seek individual success

Having only eight athletes in its program, the Canal Winchester High School wrestling team has struggled in duals this season.
Groveport Madison Roundup

Rested boys team set for busy slate

As the result of its OCC-Ohio Division game against Grove City on Jan. 24 being postponed because of bad weather, the Groveport Madison High School boys basketball team had 10 days without a game.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Girls end pair of skids with win over Warhawks

Canal Winchester High School girls basketball coach Gary Burke had several reasons to feel good about his team's 50-46 victory at Westerville Central on Jan. 24 in OCC-Cardinal Division play.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Summer work boosts Snyder

As one of two returning starters, Brendan Snyder felt like he needed to improve his skill set to help the Canal Winchester High School boys basketball team remain competitive this season.
Groveport Roundup

Boys squad looks to rebound

The Groveport Madison High School boys basketball team allowed an average of 91 points in a pair of losses last week.
Groveport Roundup

Boys team making strides

Second-year Groveport Madison High School boys basketball coach Ryan Grashel believes his program has taken a major step forward this season.