The Ohio High School Athletic Association has created another opportunity to honor some of its biggest and best football programs throughout the state, and it might save its member schools money along the way.
Last season, Northland High School boys basketball player Seth Towns shared Division I district Player of the Year honors with 2015 Newark graduate Jordan Dartis and was named ThisWeek Super 12 captain.
During his first college season a year ago, Elijah Macon played a role in helping the West Virginia University men's basketball team improve by eight wins and reach the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament.
Senior goaltender Grant Powell of the Dublin Coffman High School hockey team recalls playing a game at Nationwide Arena while in elementary school as a member of the Columbus Chill Youth Hockey Association.
As Dublin Coffman High School sophomore swimmer Eddie Michael capped his second Division I state meet, both he and coach Steven VonSchriltz were pleased with his effort, but agreed there is still room for development.
With his team seemingly headed for a spot in a Division I regional semifinal, Dublin Coffman High School girls basketball coach Randy Patton said it was difficult to console his players after a 70-68 overtime loss to Reynoldsburg in a district final Feb. 27 at Ohio Dominican University.