90-Day Archive

Whetstone Roundup

Volleyball team on journey to improve

The Whetstone High School boys volleyball team broke a 20-match losing streak by beating North Union 25-21, 17-25, 26-24, 16-25, 15-13 on March 31.
Watterson Roundup

State success sparks growth for boys track team

Coming off its unprecedented three-year run of success in the Division II state meet, the Watterson High School boys track and field team has more than doubled the number of athletes on its roster since last season.
Whetstone Roundup

McLemore back to lead Braves girls track team

The Whetstone High School girls track and field team has returned several key athletes, led by three-time regional qualifier Bianca McLemore.
Watterson Roundup

Volleyball squad expects to reload

The Watterson High School boys volleyball team is thin on experience after losing seven key players from last season to graduation.
Whetstone Roundup

Baseball team seeking City dominance

The Whetstone High School baseball team is looking to maintain its dominance in the City League this spring.
City Notes

Walnut Ridge, Eastmoor Academy eager to repeat

Both of the programs that represented Columbus City Schools in the state boys basketball tournament believe reasons abound that they could approach that level again a year from now.
Watterson Roundup

Senior pitchers to lead baseball squad

Watterson High School baseball coach Scott Manahan has worked with a lot of talented players over the course of his coaching career.
City Notes

Eastmoor Academy, Walnut Ridge advance to state

Although the Eastmoor Academy boys basketball team is making its first appearance in the state tournament and Walnut Ridge hasn't been to state since winning the Class AAA title in 1971, at least their coaches have some experience at that level.
Watterson Roundup

Hockey team topped expectations

Senior goaltender Sean Roark believes the Watterson High School hockey team exceeded expectations this season, especially given the fact that it had lost its leading goal scorer, forward Luke Andracki, and its starting goalie, Aaron King, from the 2013-14 season to graduation.
Watterson Roundup

Boys squad grew throughout season

For the first time in seven years, the Watterson High School boys basketball team fell short of reaching a Division II district final.
City League Notes

Boys teams show depth with district titles

Of the 10 boys basketball championship trophies handed out by the Central District last weekend, five went to City League programs, including four from the City-South Division.
Whetstone Roundup

Brockman places 41st in bowling

Brian Brockman represented the Whetstone High School boys bowling team in the Division I state tournament March 14 at Wayne Webb's Columbus Bowl.
City League Notes

Eastmoor girls earn district championship

When the second-seeded Centennial High School girls basketball team decided to go into the same bracket as top-seeded Eastmoor Academy at the Division II district tournament draw last month, the Warriors took it personally.
Watterson Roundup

Boys team to battle Whitehall

The Watterson High School boys basketball team didn't celebrate its 68-36 home win over 22nd-seeded London in the second round of the Division II district tournament March 7.
Whetstone Roundup

McCarter, Brockman advance to state

When junior Jill McCarter of the Whetstone High School girls bowling team began her three-game series in the Division I district tournament March 4 at Columbus Square Bowling Palace with a 154 in the first game, she didn't panic.
City League Notes

Boys basketball teams eager for tourney

Staying busy hasn't been easy over the past few weeks for several City League boys basketball programs.
Watterson Roundup

Girls team overcomes slow start

Senior guard Maria Fisher became concerned when the Watterson High School girls basketball team scored only two points in the first quarter and trailed by as many as 10 points in the second quarter of its Division I district second-round game.
Whetstone Roundup

Girls bowlers reach district

The Whetstone High School girls bowling team competed in the Division I district tournament March 4 at Columbus Square Bowling Palace.
Whetstone Roundup

Boys squad eager for shot at Gahanna

The Whetstone High School boys basketball team anticipates that it will need to play one of its best games of the season to win its Division I district tournament opener.
City Notes

Walnut Ridge ends title drought on mat

Entering this season, nine programs had won City League wrestling championships since the Walnut Ridge High School team last earned a title in 1973.
Watterson Roundup

Boys basketball team seeking consistent offense

Watterson High School boys basketball coach Vince Lombardo said his team will need to be more consistent at the offensive end of the court if it is to make a run in the Division II district tournament.
Watterson Roundup

Girls team ready for 'tough road'

Even though the Watterson High School girls basketball team is seeded 12th of 47 teams in the Division I district tournament, coach Tom Woodford doesn't anticipate any easy games.
City League Notes

Northland topples Walnut Ridge for boys title

The depth of the Northland High School boys basketball team is shining through in time for the postseason.
Whetstone Roundup

Girls squad awaits Pickerington Central in tournament opener

Although the Whetstone High School girls basketball team won just as many games as it lost during the regular season, it finds itself among the lower seeds in the Division I district tournament.