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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Greyhounds remain confident
Despite losing six key players to graduation, no goals have changed for the Grove City High School softball team.
'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.
Mattox places second at state
Central Crossing High School wrestling coach Jamie Ramirez was left looking for more after the Division I state tournament.
'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."
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.
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.
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.
'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.
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.
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.
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.
'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.
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.
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.
'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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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