90-Day Archive

Club Soccer

Area teams primed for Midwest Regional Cup

The 216 club soccer teams competing in the Midwest Regional Cup have so little room for error that even a tie in pool play can end the chances of playing for a championship.
Golf

Petty qualifies for U.S. Women's Open

Kasey Petty went from heartbreak to absolute joy in less than a week, as one door in the 2012 Groveport Madison High School graduate's life closed and another opened.
Football (Full story)

Division I playoff games moving to Friday

What many view as an almost sacred tradition will be a part of the postseason beginning this fall for central Ohio’s biggest high school football programs.
Groveport Madison Roundup

Future appears bright for boys track team

The Groveport Madison High School boys track and field team has positioned itself for future success, according to coach Jason Brooks.

Durbin prepping for role as AD

Jack Purtell wasn't all that surprised when his longtime friend told him he was interested in becoming the athletics director/coordinator of student activities at Canal Winchester High School.
Memorial Tournament

McGirt picks up first PGA Tour win

The third consecutive playoff produced the third consecutive first-time winner at Muirfield Village Golf Course.
State Track Notes

Jerome twins reach podium with heavy hearts

Dublin Jerome High School senior twin distance runners Brad and Carly Davis ran in their first state track and field meet with more on their minds than reaching the Division I awards podium.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Feagin takes fourth in 400 at state meet

A 96-minute weather delay as the Division I state track and field meet wound down June 4 at Ohio State was enough of an inconvenience to the thousands of fans in attendance, as the stands at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium had to be cleared.
Groveport Madison Roundup

Track teams conclude season at regional meet

The Groveport Madison High School track and field program was represented in three Division I regional events and just missed scoring in all three.
Commentary

Coaches inspire sons to follow in their footsteps

It's easy to underestimate how much of an impact a coach can have until he or she is not doing it anymore.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Feagin advances to state meet

Lonzell Feagin couldn't have set the bar much higher for himself than he did the past few weeks.
Track & Field

Cruisers represented by six athletes at regional meet

Freshman Tyler Hannah was the Groveport Madison High School track and field teams' last hope to be represented in the Division I state meet Friday, June 3, and Saturday, June 4, at Ohio State.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Jones, Feagin lead boys track team at district

Danny Jones was confident that he would throw his personal-best in the discus when he needed it most.
Groveport Madison Roundup

Softball team raising expectations

Despite losing to seventh-seeded Marysville 10-5 in a Division I district final May 20 at Pickerington Central, the Groveport Madison High School softball team exceeded expectations this season.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Blum seeks strong finish in girls track

Julia Blum was all too aware as she competed in the OCC-Cardinal Division track and field meet last weekend that she had entered the final month of her career.
Groveport Madison Roundup

Softball team edges North to reach district semi

The Groveport Madison High School softball team faced second-seeded Hilliard Davidson on May 16 with a district final berth at stake.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Williamson delivering on mound for baseball team

The Canal Winchester High School baseball team's April 19 game against Westerville Central wasn't necessarily a must-win for the Indians, given that the season had just passed the halfway point.
Groveport Madison Roundup

Softball team on roll behind Rock

The Groveport Madison High School softball team has been Rock solid in the second half of the season.
Softball

Groveport’s Rock extends home run state record

Groveport Madison High School softball player Jessie Rock homered in the fourth inning of a 4-2 win over Upper Arlington in the first game of a doubleheader May 7 to extend her state record to eight consecutive games with a home run.
Football

Area players shine in All-Star Classic victory

From a high school football talent perspective, central Ohio proved April 30 that its 2016 graduating class stacked up just fine compared to the rest of the state.
Football

Lee, Perry, Vannett selected in NFL draft

After not having any players from central Ohio selected in either of the last two NFL drafts, three were chosen during this year’s event held April 28-30 in Chicago.
Groveport Roundup

Track squads eyeing OCCs

The Groveport Madison High School track and field teams have just one more meet before competing in the OCC-Ohio Division meet and the Division I postseason.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Feagin searching for right fit

Lonzell Feagin is among the state's fastest runners in the 200 and 400 meters, and the junior standout for the Canal Winchester High School boys track and field team will have decisions to make on the events in which he will compete in the postseason.
Football

Area players set for North-South All-Star Classic

Tyrece Speaight expects to run into some old friends this weekend.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Faulkner sets tone for softball squad

No day at the park is just another day at the park for Bailee Faulkner.
Groveport Madison Roundup

Softball team making name for itself

The Groveport Madison High School softball team continues to be the surprise of the OCC-Ohio Division.