90-Day Archive

Football

Dawgs open Lanza era against 'Cats

Mike Lanza realizes his Grove City High School football team will receive a test in his first game as coach.
Cross Country

'Hounds seeking better seasons

The Grove City High School boys and girls cross country teams both finished last in the OCC-Ohio Division last year and did not advance a runner to the Division I regional meet, but second-year coach Joe Dollins hopes the return of several top runners changes the Greyhounds' course.
Grove City Christian Roundup

Football team mirrors opening opponent

The Columbus Academy and host Grove City Christian School football teams enter their opener Friday, Aug. 29, in similar situations.
Boys Soccer

'Hounds strongest in middle of field

Bryan Mulvany is looking to a pair of all-league seniors to lead the Grove City High School boys soccer team in his first season as coach.
Ready Roundup

Boys soccer team puts priority on league

Ryan Thomas believes he has an idea about what would make for a good experience for the Ready High School boys soccer team this fall.
Girls Soccer

Comets counting on sophomore scoring threats

Amy Williams is counting on three sophomore scoring threats in her fourth season leading the Central Crossing High School girls soccer program.
Girls Tennis

Veteran Comets seek better finish

With newly resurfaced courts and several key players back, the Central Crossing High School girls tennis team hopes to improve on last season.
Golf

Inexperienced Grove City boys remain optimistic

Only one of the Grove City High School boys golf team's top five scorers has returned in senior Gavin Gensler.
Baseball

Grove City Titans finish season with title

For several area baseball players, their final tournament before heading to college was a memorable one.
Baseball

Cowles selected MVP of Heartland tournament

Tyler Cowles hasn't slowed down since helping the Grove City High School baseball team reach a Division I regional semifinal this past season.
Softball

Kennaw proud of Greyhounds' success

Shortly after her team's 6-1 loss to North Canton Hoover in the Division I state softball final, Grove City High School senior Jordan Kennaw reflected on her four seasons with the program.
Track & Field

Coach eager for 'Hounds' future

After Koffi Edah of the Grove City High School boys track and field team did not advance beyond the preliminaries in the 300-meter hurdles in the Division I state meet June 6 at Ohio State, he asked coach Jane Taylor if she planned to attend the second day of competition June 7.
Grove City Christian Roundup

Baseball team topped season expectations

Competing in the MSL-Cardinal Division for the first time, the Grove City Christian School baseball team earned a share of the league title and pleasantly surprised first-year coach A.J. McCampbell.
Track & Field

Manivanh caps season for Comets

The Central Crossing High School girls track and field team expects to return its only qualifier to the Division I regional and state meets in sophomore Taylor Manivanh.
Track & Field

State 300 hurdles finish baffles Grove City's Edah

Koffi Edah of the Grove City High School boys track and field team took a few glances at the stadium scoreboard with equal parts disgust and disbelief.
Softball

Greyhounds fall shy in state title bid

After the final out was recorded in another Grove City High School softball season that fell short of a state championship, Greyhounds players were reminded they had no reason to hang their heads.
Softball

Grove City falls in state final

The Grove City High School softball team’s pursuit of a Division I state championship came to an end in a 6-1 loss to North Canton Hoover in the state title game June 7 at Firestone Stadium in Akron.
Softball - State Semifinal

Grove City earns rematch with Hoover

The Grove City High School softball team earned a berth in the Division I state title game following a 9-1 win over Elyria in a state semifinal June 5 at Firestone Stadium in Akron.
Softball

'Hounds to play Elyria at state

As his team celebrated its first Division I regional title since 2010, Grove City High School softball coach Ted Williams admitted the Greyhounds entered the game very relaxed.
Baseball

Grove City ousted by Gahanna in regional

Trailing Gahanna 8-3 heading into the bottom of the seventh inning in a Division I regional semifinal May 29 at Dublin Coffman, the Grove City High School baseball team's final rally of the season fell short.
Track & Field

Ready boys runners fall just short of state

In his only season competing for the Ready High School boys track and field team, senior Kelly Culbertson learned about one of the harsh realities of the sport, according to coach Dean Tower.
Track & Field

First-year long-jumper makes state for Comets

Taylor Manivanh of the Central Crossing High School girls track and field team has gone almost as far as a track athlete can go in any given season, but she sees no reason to act differently.
Track & Field

'Hounds capture district titles

Three members of the Grove City High School track and field teams won individual titles in the Division I, district 2 meet that concluded May 24 at Hilliard Darby.
Grove City Christian Roundup

Roberts qualifies for regional in 100 meters

Tre Roberts of the Grove City Christian School boys track and field team qualified for the Division III regional meet by placing fourth in the 100 meters (11.66 seconds) in the district 1 meet that concluded May 24 at Whitehall.
Baseball

Greyhounds win district championship

The Grove City High School baseball team used timely hitting and solid pitching to earn its third Division I district title in four seasons.
Softball

Depth helps Grove City to district title

The Grove City High School softball team displayed its depth in winning its latest Division I district title.
Ready Roundup

Confident Platter qualifies for regional in 1,600

After winning a district title in the 1,600 meters and then placing 10th in the Division II regional a year ago, Codi Platter of the Ready High School boys track and field team entered this year's postseason feeling confident.