90-Day Archive

Ready Roundup

Runners hope tweaks have them on track

For the first time in three decades, the Ready High School track and field program has someone other than Dean Tower as its coach.
Softball

Comets adjusting to Dorsey-less roster

For Central Crossing High School softball coach Rona Dorsey, it was bittersweet not being able to write Dorsey in her lineup before her team's first game this spring.
Grove City Christian Roundup

Baseball team rebuilds with seven freshmen

With just three returning players and six freshmen in the starting lineup for his team's opener, Grove City Christian School baseball coach A.J. McCampbell expects this to be a learning season.
Baseball

Grove City looking to find groove

Despite its slow start, Grove City High School baseball coach Ryan Alexander said his team was close to breaking through.
Boys Track & Field

Greyhounds' Edah hoping to make leap at state

After enduring a sometimes-grueling offseason program, Koffi Edah of the Grove City High School boys track and field team hopes an extra 100 meters of work will add an extra race to his season.
Girls Track & Field

Jumpers, throwers sparking Comets

Central Crossing High School girls track and field coach Doug Boggs is confident enough in his field athletes' contributions to have ordered an extra shirt for himself and his athletes this season.
Boys Tennis

Kennedy eager to help Grove City improve

The slang term "breaking ankles" often is a compliment in sports, because it infers that an athlete is so successful that an opponent can't do anything to stop him.
Ready Roundup

Baseball squad looks to progress

When Ready High School baseball coach Nate Hillery takes a look around his dugout, he sees a team with talent and potential.
Softball

Greyhounds remain confident

Despite losing six key players to graduation, no goals have changed for the Grove City High School softball team.
Baseball

'Hounds expect to stay at high level

Since Ryan Alexander took over as coach of the Grove City High School baseball team in 2009, the Greyhounds have reached 20 wins in all six seasons.
Wrestling

Mattox places second at state

Central Crossing High School wrestling coach Jamie Ramirez was left looking for more after the Division I state tournament.
Boys Basketball

'Hounds fall short against Jerome in district final

When Greg Waits took over the Grove City High School boys basketball program 12 years ago, the Greyhounds adopted the motto of "go hard or go home."
Ready Roundup

Brooks settles for fifth at state

As it settled in that he had finished fifth in his first state wrestling tournament, Ready High School freshman Caleb Brooks found it difficult not to kick himself a bit.
Wrestling

Comets capture district title

After winning the program's first district title, the Central Crossing High School wrestling team is looking for more.
Grove City Christian Roundup

Coach optimistic about future of boys program

Grove City Christian School boys basketball coach Chris Timlin already is looking forward to next season.
Boys Basketball

Grove City defeats Davidson in district tournament

The Grove City High School boys basketball team earned a return trip to Marysville with a 77-69 win over visiting Hilliard Davidson in a Division I district tournament second-round game March 6.
Gymnastics

'Hounds enjoy state experience

Jenny Seibert thought she was done competing for the Grove City High School gymnastics team after she tied for ninth on balance beam in the district meet Feb. 28 at Worthington Kilbourne.
Ready Roundup

Girls team falls in overtime in district final

During Joe Lang's 34-year tenure as coach, the Ready High School girls basketball team has made 12 appearances in district finals.
Wrestling

Comets sending nine to district tournament

The Central Crossing High School wrestling team had six champions Feb. 28 en route to a runner-up finish in a Division I sectional tournament at Marysville.
Ready Roundup

Boys bowlers advance to state tournament

One of Ready High School junior Chris McCarty's fondest childhood memories is of him and his family celebrating one of his birthdays at Wayne Webb's Columbus Bowl.
Swimming & Diving

Koethke captures state title

Moments after winning the first state championship in the history of the Grove City High School swimming and diving program, Kalvin Koethke dutifully took his place atop the podium and received his Division I 50-yard freestyle title medal.
Boys Basketball

'Hounds to face 'tough' Wildcats

The Grove City High School boys basketball team will look for a berth in a Division I district semifinal when it plays host to 32nd-seeded Hilliard Davidson on Friday, March 6.
Girls Basketball

Comets finish season with positive effort

Despite a subpar record, Central Crossing High School girls basketball coach Neil Hohman was pleased with his team's effort this season.
Gymnastics

Greyhounds' Maynard qualifies for state meet

Senior Erin Maynard of the Grove City High School gymnastics team qualified to compete on vault in the individual state meet Saturday, March 7, at Hilliard Bradley.
Boys Basketball

'Hounds hope for long run in tourney

Grove City High School boys basketball coach Greg Waits hopes the postseason brings the best out of his team.
Girls Basketball

Hutchison, Mitchell lead Grove City over Kilbourne

The Grove City High School girls basketball team advanced to the second round of the Division I district tournament with a 55-45 win at Worthington Kilbourne on Feb. 23.
Ready Roundup

Offense improving for boys basketball team

Over its first 15 games, the Ready High School boys basketball team scored 50 or more points just twice and averaged only 33.7 points.
Swimming & Diving

Koethke, relay advance to state

As Kalvin Koethke of the Grove City High School boys swimming and diving team prepares to participate in his second consecutive Division I state meet, he remembers at least one lesson from last year.
Gymnastics

Comets finish sixth in league

The Central Crossing High School gymnastics team scored 109.8 points to place sixth in the eight-team OCC-Capital Division meet Feb. 14 at Dublin Coffman.
Ready Roundup

Girls coach hopes draw leads to district repeat

During the postseason drawing, Ready High School girls basketball coach Joe Lang seized what he believes could be an opportunity for his team to defend its Division III district championship.