90-Day Archive

Football

Schiano brothers spark Vikings

When twin brothers John and Matt Schiano moved from Tampa, Florida, over the summer and enrolled at Columbus Academy, football coach Robin Miller sensed his team would reap the benefits.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Field hockey squad playing solid defense

The Columbus Academy field hockey team has been boosted by a solid defensive effort in its pursuit of a league title.
Football

Lions focused on winning OCC-Ohio opener

Each of the past two seasons when the Pickerington Central and Gahanna Lincoln high school football teams met during the final week of the regular season, the OCC-Ohio Division championship was on the line.
Gahanna Lincoln Roundup

Girls runners rated among state's best

With what it perceived as a deeper group of athletes, the Gahanna Lincoln High School girls cross country team was hoping it would be significantly improved compared to a year ago.
Football

Straughter's play honors father

One of the pieces of art nearest to Khalil Straughter's heart is a tattoo on his chest of two roses with the phrase "My mother's keeper" and with the name of his mother, Cristle, in the middle.
Gahanna Lincoln Roundup

Boys squad staying positive

Despite a rough start, the Gahanna Lincoln High School boys soccer team hasn't changed its mentality -- or its biggest goals.
Gahanna Christian Roundup

Girls volleyball team has 'great potential'

The Gahanna Christian Academy girls volleyball team got out to a good start under a familiar leader.
Gahanna Lincoln Roundup

Solid defense provides spark for girls soccer squad

During the unbeaten start it took into its OCC-Ohio Division opener Sept. 13 against Reynoldsburg, the Gahanna Lincoln High School girls soccer team had given up just one goal.
Football

Lions expect tough test from Eagles

The Gahanna Lincoln High School football team takes a 3-0 record into its game Friday, Sept. 16, at New Albany, which beat Licking Heights 24-23 on Sept. 9 to improve to 1-2.
Football

Gahanna aims for 3-0 start against St. John's

The Gahanna Lincoln High School football team will look to beat Brantford (Ontario) St. John's College for the second year in a row when it plays host to the Green Eagles on Friday, Sept. 9.
Gahanna Lincoln Roundup

Girls golf team shows progress in OCC play

The Gahanna Lincoln High School girls golf team is feeling encouraged heading into the final month of the regular season.
Girls Tennis

McGuff, Zink leading way for Lions

Throughout Chris Schwinnen's tenure as coach, the Gahanna Lincoln High School girls tennis team consistently has battled for a spot near the top of the OCC-Ohio Division only to come up just short.
Football

Lions, 'Cats set to battle

It doesn't matter to Westerville South High School football coach Kyle Stout that his team's next opponent has 11 new starters on offense and also has had to replace half of its defense from a year ago.
Gahanna Lincoln Roundup

Girls runners seek league, state titles

Having its run of four consecutive league championships end last fall might have sharpened the resolve of the Gahanna Lincoln High School girls cross country team heading into this season.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Football team cruises in opener, looks to start 2-0

The Columbus Academy football team will look to carry momentum from a dominating opening-night performance into its home opener Friday, Sept. 2, against Linden-McKinley.
Field Hockey

Horton earns 400th win at Academy

Columbus Academy field hockey coach Anne Horton reached a milestone in her team’s 7-0 victory over visiting Dayton Oakwood on Aug. 27, earning her 400th win with the Vikings.
Football

Vikings prep for opening game

Columbus Academy football coach Robin Miller had a simple message for his team as it prepared for its opener Friday, Aug. 26, at Grove City Christian.
Commentary

ThisWeek set to tackle another football season

Two-a-days are a memory as are the scrimmages. Yes, another football season is set to kick off Thursday, Aug. 25, in central Ohio when Lancaster visits DeSales and Licking Valley is at Newark Catholic, and it's about time!
Columbus Academy Roundup

Goals unchanged for field hockey squad

The goals remain the same for the Columbus Academy field hockey team, but 26th-year coach Anne Horton said reaching them won't be easy.
Football

Lions ready for first test of season

Although both programs lost several key players to graduation, the Gahanna Lincoln and Westerville Central high school football teams again enter the season with postseason aspirations.