90-Day Archive

City League Football Roundup

Northland to battle young Independence

The host Northland High School football team and Independence will represent a contrast in experience when they open Friday, Aug. 29.
Whetstone Roundup

Football team to face Columbus South in opener

One of the biggest concerns Whetstone High School football coach Don Poff has entering the season is his team's lack of experience.
Watterson Roundup

Walnut Ridge's speed to challenge football squad

As their teams prepared for the season, Watterson High School football coach Dan Bjelac liked his squad's ability to play together and Walnut Ridge coach Byron Mattox believed speed might be his team's biggest asset.
Watterson Roundup

Boys team seeks continued success

Despite losing seven starters to graduation, Watterson High School boys soccer coach Chad Smith said his team isn't having to start over.
Whetstone Roundup

Girls soccer squad rebuilding with new coach

There has been a big turnover in the Whetstone High School girls soccer program.
Whetstone Roundup

Boys golfers want more than City title

Having returned its top four players from a year ago, the Whetstone High School boys golf team appears to have the inside track to a fifth consecutive City League championship.
Watterson Roundup

Girls golf team seeks to make quite a statement

Watterson High School girls golf coach Thomas Hrach is hoping his No. 1 player, senior Erin Harper, will defend her Division I state title.
Roller Skating

Biddle making most of return to sport

Don't tell Dennis Biddle that getting back into his sport was just like riding a bike.
Martial Arts

Marang earns national, world titles

Taiyo Marang admitted he wasn't good at Shuai Jiao the first time he tried that form of martial arts four years ago.
Girls Golf

McQuade resigns as Watterson coach

Rick McQuade intended to continue coaching the Watterson High School girls golf team.
Football

Willoughby named Briggs coach

After 12 seasons watching from the stands, Larry Willoughby is ready to return to the sidelines.
Watterson Roundup

Boys lacrosse team met challenges

Watterson High School boys lacrosse coach Tom Foley braced himself for the possibility of a rebuilding season after his team lost 12 players, including seven starters, from its 2013 roster to graduation.
City Notes

Floyd soars to title in high jump

A skill that proved valuable during the winter took Linden-McKinley High School sophomore Jeffery Floyd to new heights this spring.
Boys Track & Field

Eagles win state title in 400 relay

Cody Calhoun and Dominic Lombardi of the Watterson High School boys track and field team wanted one more state title before their prep careers came to an end.
Whetstone Roundup

McLemore finishes season at regional

Bianca McLemore of the Whetstone High School girls track and field became a three-time Division I regional qualifier, but was unable to extend her season to include a trip to the state meet.
City Notes

Nubians girls take third at regional

Led by its sprinters and middle distance corps, the Africentric Early College girls track and field team captured a share of the Division III regional championship in 2007.
Watterson Roundup

Volleyball team is state runner-up

The Watterson High School boys volleyball team appeared poised to win its first state championship after winning two of the first three games against Kettering Alter in the Division II state final.
Whetstone Roundup

Baseball team nips Briggs for City title

Sam Price singled to right-center field to score Zach Barnum with the winning run, capping a three-run seventh inning as the host Whetstone High School baseball team stunned Briggs 4-3 to capture the City League championship May 22.
Watterson Roundup

Focus on baseball pays dividends for Severance

Instead of playing basketball last winter, Sam Severance opted to prepare for his senior season with the Watterson High School baseball team.