90-Day Archive

Whetstone Roundup

Baseball squad wins fourth consecutive City title

The Whetstone High School baseball team held off host Briggs 8-6 on May 21 to capture its fourth consecutive City League championship and give Tim Broskie his 400th career coaching victory.
Watterson Roundup

Baseball team earns district championship

The Watterson High School baseball team beat Licking Valley 2-1 in eight innings in a Division II district final May 21 at Beavers Field in Lancaster to capture its first district title in eight years.
Watterson Roundup

Bolton lifts baseball team past Granville

Jacob Bolton wasn't able to play for the Watterson High School baseball team when it lost to Granville 1-0 on April 18 because he was taking the ACT.
City League Notes

Eastmoor track teams win league championships

The Eastmoor Academy boys and girls track and field teams left the City League meet May 13 at Mifflin with similar impressions of their championship performances.
Whetstone Roundup

Girls track squad places second at City meet

The Whetstone High School track and field teams are competing in the Division I district meet this week at Hilliard Darby.
Watterson Roundup

Softball team rallies to earn share of CCL title

Watterson High School softball coach Tracey Cultice wasn't worried when her team fell behind Ready by four runs in its CCL finale.
City League Notes

Linden's Floyd seeks to soar high in postseason

Not even the fact he was new to the sport slowed down Linden-McKinley High School boys track and field standout Jeffery Floyd last season.
Whetsone Roundup

Baseball squad's City streak ends

When the Whetstone High School baseball team lost to Centennial 14-13 in eight innings on May 6, it marked the Braves' first loss to a City League opponent in 60 games.
Watterson Roundup

Baseball squad captures CCL title

Watterson High School baseball coach Scott Manahan admits that he has more appreciation for winning a CCL championship now than he used to.
Whetstone Roundup

Waitkus is natural fit at shortstop for softball team

The first time Bailey Waitkus picked up a softball glove was spring 2012 when she was in seventh grade. Three years later, the sophomore has firmly established herself as one of the top players for the Whetstone High School softball team.
Whetstone Roundup

Baseball team gains focus, wins

The Whetstone High School baseball team responded in a positive manner to a challenge put forth by coach Tim Broskie.
Watterson Roundup

Manahan looks to make name for herself

Katie Manahan knows a lot is expected of her athletically because of her last name.
City Notes

Northland restarts volleyball program

Kul Adhikari is part of a trailblazing effort this spring at Northland High School.
Whetstone Roundup

Coach happy with girls track team's performance

Whetstone High School girls track and field coach Kofi Owusu-Ansah has been pleased with the early-season performances by several of his athletes.
City League Notes

Eastmoor boys track team eyeing postseason

With three seniors on its 1,600-meter relay a year ago, the Eastmoor Academy boys track and field team advanced to state in the event for the second time in three seasons.
Watterson Roundup

Twins overcome identical injuries

Twin sisters Amy and Jenn Buening are the first to admit they aren't quite as fast as they were before both sustained a major knee injury two years ago.
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.