90-Day Archive

Whetstone Roundup

Girls team to lean on intelligence

First-year Whetstone High School girls basketball coach Rickie McClanahan is hoping his team's IQ on the court matches its GPA to help offset what he thinks might be a lack of athleticism and quickness.
City League Notes

Hopes high for Northland girls basketball team

Since Bill Spencer took over as coach in 2013-14, the Northland High School girls basketball team has earned a Division I district championship and made two appearances in the City League title game.
Watterson Roundup

New hockey coach wants to 'grow' program

In what was his next-to-last game coaching Upper Arlington, first-year Watterson High School hockey coach Jay Graham's fourth-seeded Golden Bears upset top-seeded St. Charles 7-6 in a district semifinal last season.
Super 12 Boys Soccer Team

Skillful Strickler sparked Cardinals

When it comes to analyzing Kristo Strickler’s game, St. Charles Preparatory School soccer coach Chris Vonau struggles to find a flaw.
Athletes of the Year

Honorees highlight 2016 fall season

As the fall season winds down, it’s time to announce our Athletes of the Year.
Super 12 Girls Soccer Team

Hensley stands tall in goal for Gahanna

Kaylee Hensley told herself she just needed to save the first shot and she’d be OK.
City Football

Cougars expect to move forward

Among the players the Beechcroft High School football team will be losing to graduation are quarterback Kyle Barrett and the Division III district Defensive Player of the Year in lineman Aarin Smoot-Baker.
Watterson Roundup

Football team looks to rebound in 2017

Of the more than 75 players who were a part of the Watterson High School football program, 29 were juniors.
Watterson Roundup

Girls team losing Ganz, 10 other seniors

The Watterson High School girls soccer team had just two losses but five ties through 11 games.
City Notes

Warriors runners have fun at state

During its first appearance at the state meet Nov. 5 at National Trail Raceway, the Eastmoor Academy boys cross country team made sure to take in as much of the experience as possible.
Football

Braves will miss strong senior class

The Whetstone High School football team is losing a lot of production from its senior class following a season in which it finished 5-5 overall.
Watterson Roundup

Field hockey squad falls in district semi

As was the case during its regular-season contest with Olentangy Liberty, the Watterson High School field hockey team created more than its share of scoring opportunities in its postseason matchup with the Patriots.
Whetstone Roundup

Football team closes with win over Centennial

The Whetstone High School football team overcame a slow start to beat host Centennial 49-28 in its regular-season finale Oct. 28.
City Roundup

Warriors, Cougars set for matchup

The City League hasn't held a championship game among the winners of the City-North and City-South divisions since 1998, but the equivalent of such will be staged at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5, when the Beechcroft and Eastmoor Academy high school football teams meet in a Division III, Region 11 playoff game.
Watterson Roundup

Football team getting ready for Warriors in finale

The Watterson High School football team snapped a three-game losing streak Oct. 21 by beating Zanesville 25-0.
Whetstone Roundup

Poffs set for final game together

When the Whetstone High School football team closes the season Friday, Oct. 28, at Centennial, it will mark the last time Don Poff coaches his son in the sport.
City Roundup

Vikings, Cougars ready for matchup

When the Northland High School football team plays host to Beechcroft on Friday, Oct. 28, it will mark the third consecutive season that at least a share of the City League-North Division championship will be on the line in their matchup.
City League Notes

Beechcroft boys soccer team wins league title

The ability to break down barriers has served the Beechcroft High School boys soccer team well this fall.
Watterson Roundup

Girls runners again win league title

Despite having just two of its top seven runners from a year ago when it won its second consecutive CCL championship, the Watterson High School girls cross country team added to its title string.
Whetstone Roundup

Girls soccer squad defends City title

Jamie Bossenbroek and Bailey Waitkus scored as the Whetstone High School girls soccer team beat Centennial 2-1 Oct. 13 at Mapfre Stadium to win its fifth consecutive City League championship.
Watterson Roundup

Girls golf squad captures sectional championship

For the second year in a row, the Watterson High School girls golf team performed well in August but didn't fare quite as well once classes began.
Whetstone Roundup

Girls soccer team to play for City title

The Whetstone High School girls soccer team will be seeking its fifth consecutive City League title when it plays Centennial on Thursday, Oct. 13, at Mapfre Stadium.
City Roundup

Warriors, 76ers out to stay in chase

A pair of teams hungry to stay in postseason contention will meet Friday, Oct. 14, when the Independence High School football team travels to Eastmoor Academy.
Watterson Roundup

Girls soccer team wins league title

Having been a part of numerous big games for the Watterson High School girls soccer team the last four years, senior Emily Ganz sensed a turn for the better might have been at hand the night her team had its first big celebration this season.