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.
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.
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.
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.
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.