90-Day Archive

Canal Winchester Roundup

Entire lineup returns for softball team

For the first time in Randy Hinton's 15 seasons as coach, the Canal Winchester High School softball team has returned its entire starting lineup.
Groveport Madison Roundup

Softball squad seeks better clutch hitting

The Groveport Madison High School softball team is looking for improved situational hitting this spring.
Groveport Madison Roundup

Inexperienced pitchers key for Cruisers

How well the Groveport Madison High School baseball team fares this season likely will be determined by its pitching staff.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Swimming team exceeds expectations

The Canal Winchester High School girls swimming and diving team surpassed coach Julie Pastor's expectations this season.
Groveport Madison Roundup

Boys squad falls to Pacers in semifinal

The Groveport Madison High School boys basketball team fell one win shy of its first appearance in a Division I district final since 2005.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Boys finish season with loss to South

Competing in a Division I district semifinal for the first time, the Canal Winchester High School boys basketball team ran into a familiar opponent that was bigger, faster and more athletic in Westerville South.
Groveport Madison Roundup

Boys team to face Delaware in semifinal

Members of the Groveport Madison High School boys basketball team have begun to hear whispers that they could be the "Cinderella" of the Division I district tournament.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Boys squad continues to shine in close games

The Canal Winchester High School boys basketball team continued its trend of winning close games when it defeated visiting Marion Harding 66-59 in the second round of the Division I district tournament March 6.
Groveport Madison Roundup

Boys squad knocks off Olentangy, to face Bears

Groveport Madison High School boys basketball coach Ryan Grashel said his team will need to be more consistent in the second round of the Division I district tournament than it was in the first round.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Balanced attack key for boys team

Brendan Snyder believes it will be crucial for the Canal Winchester High School boys basketball team to have balanced scoring to make a run in the Division I district tournament.
Commentary

Hall among coaches whose influence can last lifetime

With the winter sports season winding down, it's appropriate to talk about how the reputations of numerous high school coaches will end up being based on how their respective teams do in the postseason.
Groveport Roundup

Boys ready to face Olentangy

The Groveport Madison High School boys basketball team is hoping its size advantage proves to be the difference when it faces host Olentangy in the first round of the Division I district tournament Saturday, Feb. 28.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Wrestlers gearing up for sectional

The Canal Winchester High School wrestling team is expected to fill only eight of the 14 weight classes when it competes in the 11-team Division I sectional Saturday, Feb. 28, at Upper Arlington.
Groveport Madison Roundup

Girls squad to face Olentangy in tourney

The Groveport Madison High School girls basketball team improved its regular-season win total from last season by three games this winter.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Girls seek repeat performance against DeSales

The Canal Winchester High School girls basketball team capitalized on its size advantage on both ends of the court in a 56-30 victory over DeSales on Jan. 10.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Gibbons enjoys role with team

Carrie Gibbons surprised a lot of people when she tried out for the Canal Winchester High School girls basketball team this season.
Groveport Madison Roundup

Boys squad has room to grow before tournament

The Groveport Madison High School boys basketball team still has work to do before the start of the postseason.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Boys team thrives in close games

The Canal Winchester High School boys basketball team continued its trend of winning close games by beating host Westerville Central 61-55 in an OCC-Cardinal Division contest Jan. 30.
Groveport Madison Roundup

Wrestlers endure 'rough day' at home meet

The motto for the Groveport Madison High School athletics department is "It's a great day to be a Cruiser," but that wasn't the case for the wrestling team Jan. 31 when it played host to the Cruiser Invitational.
Groveport Madison Roundup

Boys team rolling with Anderson

The addition of 6-foot-8 forward Tony Anderson has been a game-changer for the Groveport Madison High School boys basketball team.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Girls team set for rematch with Central

Canal Winchester High School girls basketball coach Willie Jordan believes his team will be better prepared to defend Andrea Hodge when it plays host to Westerville Central on Friday, Jan. 30, in an OCC-Cardinal Division game.
Groveport Madison Roundup

Anderson makes quick impact for boys squad

Tony Anderson made a memorable debut for the Groveport Madison High School boys basketball team.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Scott provides boost for boys team

Skyler Scott has given the Canal Winchester High School boys basketball team a boost after missing last season with a shoulder injury.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Team-first approach is paying off for girls team

Senior post player Jasmine Smith admits that the Canal Winchester High School girls basketball team didn't have good chemistry on or off the court last season.
Groveport Madison Roundup

Film sessions helping wrestling team

Coach Mark Niemann plans to use more film in practice to help the members of the Groveport Madison High School wrestling team see firsthand what he sees during a match.
Canal Winchester Roundup

Boys team bonds in holiday event

Canal Winchester High School boys basketball coach Lyndell Snyder said his team had good chemistry before competing in the Potter Holiday Classic.