90-Day Archive

Week 1: Honorable Mention

Series honors top football teams

The numbers show that Central District high school football programs captured 13 championships during the first 18 years of the state playoffs, from 1972-89.
Club Soccer

Central Ohio squads fall short in regional

None of the seven central Ohio club soccer teams that competed in the Midwest Regional Cup from June 20-24 in Fox Cities, Wis., captured a championship.
Football

Divisions changing for many area squads

Since the last time the Ohio High School Athletic Association determined its football divisions based on the enrollment numbers of its member schools in May 2013, Marion-Franklin's boys enrollment dropped by 36 while Beechcroft's was unchanged.
Commentary

Alder is latest in battle over logo

One doesn't have to journey far from Ohio State on a given Friday night in the fall to hear the Buckeyes' fight song being played by a high school band.
Athletes of the Year

Area's best highlight spring sports season

Now that the school year is over and summer is upon us, it's time to announce the Athletes of the Year for the spring season. Here are the honorees:
Track & Field

Competitive focus helped 'Cats cope

Coach Brian Schoch said the Grandview Heights High School boys and girls track and field teams used their competitive focus to escape from the harsh realities of life.
State Cup Soccer

Area boys teams continue run of success

Central Ohio boys club soccer teams have continued their run of success in the Ohio South State Cup tournament, winning championships in multiple age brackets for the 15th consecutive year.

Lacrosse sanctioned by OHSAA for 2016-17

The Ohio High School Athletic Association announced June 4 that it will sponsor boys and girls lacrosse beginning with the 2016-17 school year.
Track & Field

Boys deliver inspired performance

Once again, members of the Grandview Heights High School track and field program were competing with a devastating loss on their minds.
Grandview Heights Roundup

Varner sets new standard in shot put

Grant Varner can breathe a sigh of relief heading into the Division III state track and field meet.
Grandview Heights Roundup

Tennis team shut out at district

Jay Huff made a quick appearance for the Grandview Heights High School boys tennis team in the Division II district tournament.
Track & Field

Boys relay humble in win

Not one member of the 400-meter relay for the Grandview Heights High School boys track and field team wanted to take credit for leading the way in a program-record performance.
Track & Field

Teams honor Gage with strong effort

It was more than just a meet for the Grandview Heights High School track and field teams.
Grandview Heights Roundup

Boys tennis trio advances to district tourney

Singles player Jay Huff and the doubles team of Tim Jenks and Matt York advanced to the Division II district tournament for the Grandview Heights High School boys tennis team.
Grandview Heights Roundup

Huff eyes district tennis berth

Jay Huff could be the Grandview Heights High School boys tennis team's best hope of reaching the Division II district tournament.
Track & Field

Varner's dash is throwing foes for loop

Grant Varner hears the whispers as he walks onto the track.