90-Day Archive

Columbus Academy Roundup

Boys track squad driven by past success

Although his program lost several key athletes to graduation, Columbus Academy boys track and field coach Bob Kirk is looking forward to his team attempting to defend its consecutive Division III state titles.

Gahanna's Shaw excelling in field

After playing second base throughout her youth and in her freshman season, Gahanna Lincoln High School softball player Alyson Shaw was asked to switch to shortstop a year ago.
Gahanna Lincoln Roundup

Girls lacrosse team gets help from young players

Wins haven't come as quickly as the Gahanna Lincoln High School girls lacrosse team was hoping this season, but there have been reasons for optimism, according to coach Brooke Eisenacher.

Gahanna's Bess leads Ohio in all-star sweep

Gahanna Lincoln High School senior Javon Bess was named Ohio’s MVP as his team beat Kentucky 100-91 on April 12 in the 23rd annual Ohio-Kentucky boys all-star game at Thomas More College in Crestview Hills, Ky.
Gahanna Roundup

Volleyball squad driven to succeed

Making its first state tournament appearance since 1991 last season provided long-term benefits for the Gahanna Lincoln High School boys volleyball program.
Gahanna Christian Roundup

Baseball team seeks bounce-back season

First-year Gahanna Christian Academy baseball coach Robert Balawajder has taken over a team looking to rebound from a disappointing season.
Track & Field

Gahanna girls maintaining lofty goals

Gahanna Lincoln High School girls track and field coach Roger Whittaker isn't sure what kind of production his team will get in the high jump this season.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Baseball squad looks to improve on last season

Led by senior shortstop Lee Solomon, the Columbus Academy baseball team entered the season looking to improve on last year's 9-14 record.
Gahanna Lincoln Roundup

Baseball team out to build on success

The Gahanna Lincoln High School baseball team is not backing down from its latest challenge.
Gahanna Lincoln Roundup

Boys lacrosse team impressing coach

It hasn't been difficult for new coach Chris Robbins to have a big-picture approach regarding the Gahanna Lincoln High School boys lacrosse team.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Coach eager to see boys bowlers take next step

After qualifying for district for the first time as a team and with just one senior on the roster, Columbus Academy boys bowling coach Dan Olexio hopes the Vikings can have similar success next season.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Boys rebounded after rough start

Columbus Academy boys basketball coach Jeff Warstler believed his team had potential.
Boys Basketball

Gahanna Christian enjoyed 'great' season

Led by MOCAL Player of the Year Caleb Walker, the Gahanna Christian School boys basketball team won the program's first league title.

Gahanna boys squad met expectations

With one of central Ohio's top players back for his senior season, the Gahanna Lincoln High School boys basketball team expected to battle for OCC-Ohio Divi-sion and Division I district championships.
Gahanna Lincoln Roundup

Boys fall to UA in district final

Gahanna Lincoln High School boys basketball coach Tony Staib has fond memories of his 2009-10 team that made it to a Division I state semifinal.
Boys Basketball

Tourney opener inspires Lions

The Gahanna Lincoln High School boys basketball team hopes its first-round Division I district tournament game served as a wake-up call to another successful postseason.
Gahanna Lincoln Roundup

Girls team falls in district semi

Riding a six-game winning streak and off to a strong start in its district semifinal, the Gahanna Lincoln High School girls basketball team seemed poised to make it to a Division I district final for the fifth consecutive season.
Boys Basketball

Gahanna Christian falls in district semifinal

The Gahanna Christian Academy boys basketball team "put up a good fight" in its Division IV district semifinal against Newark Catholic, but the Green Wave took control in the second half and won 46-38 on March 3 at Reynoldsburg.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Girls swim team finishes 12th at state

Led by Abby Wilson, the Columbus Academy girls swimming and diving team finished 12th of the 49 teams that scored in the Division II state meet Feb. 19-21 at Branin Natatorium in Canton.
Girls Basketball

Lions relying on stout defense

During its current six-game winning streak, the Gahanna Lincoln High School girls basketball team's defense began to get a boost from a maturing offense.