90-Day Archive

Grove City Christian Roundup

Roberts hopes to secure berth in state track meet

Grove City Christian School senior Tre Roberts is looking for his first state berth in boys track and field.
Ready Roundup

Softball team falls short in bid for second upset

After upsetting its first opponent in the Division III district tournament, the Ready High School softball team tried to defeat another higher-seeded squad when it played fifth-seeded West Jefferson in a district semifinal May 20 at Pickerington Central.
Baseball

Comets elevated play late in season

The Central Crossing High School baseball team played its best at the perfect time.
Softball

Early end to season 'unusual feeling' for 'Hounds

Grove City High School softball coach Ted Williams is not accustomed to his team's early exit from the postseason.
Track & Field

Comets' Manivanh eyes return to state meet

Taylor Manivanh of the Central Crossing High School girls track and field team took another step toward competing in her second consecutive Division I state meet by winning a long jump district championship for the second year in a row.
Boys Tennis

'Tough' sectional ends Greyhounds' season

Buzz saws ended the Grove City High School boys tennis team's season in a Division I sectional tournament May 14 at Pickerington Central.
Softball

'Hounds fail to solve Cruisers

The Grove City High School softball team saw its season come to an end May 13 with a 1-0 loss at Groveport in the second round of the Division I district tournament.
Track & Field

Grove City's Boll shows true value

In last year's OCC-Ohio Division track and field meet, Grove City High School coach Jane Taylor lamented the points lost because of an injury to sprinter Nate Boll.
Ready Roundup

Softball squad ousts Freddies from tourney

Despite entering the postseason eight games under .500, the Ready High School softball team was hoping a tough schedule prepared it for the Division III district tournament.
Grove City Christian Roundup

Roberts leads boys track team at MSL meet

The Grove City Christian School track and field teams entered the Division III district meet at Whitehall expecting senior Tre Roberts of the boys squad to have the best chance of advancing to regional.
Baseball

Comets upset Grove City in tournament

The Central Crossing High School baseball team ended Grove City's season in dramatic fashion and earned a berth in a Division I district semifinal.
Baseball

Grove City's Allmon proving invaluable

Being cut from the Grove City High School baseball team as a sophomore turned out to be a blessing in disguise for Trevor Allmon.
Boys Tennis

'Hounds triple victory total

The Grove City High School boys tennis team tripled its win total from a year ago before setting its sights on the postseason.
Ready Roundup

Tennis lifts McFarland after loss of father

Ryan McFarland could tell his father didn't initially understand what made him interested in joining the Ready High School boys tennis team four years ago. However, that didn't stop Dennis McFarland from coming out to matches and supporting his son throughout his prep career.
Softball

Comets split pair entering tourney

The Central Crossing High School softball team prepared for the Division I district tournament by splitting a pair of games May 9 at home.
Softball

Comets to face 'Cats in tourney

The Central Crossing High School softball team will close the regular season Thursday, May 7, at home against Jonathan Alder and then prepare for the Division I district tournament.
Baseball

'Hounds win league title behind Antle

Since joining the Grove City High School baseball team late in his sophomore season, Chase Antle has developed into one of the top pitchers in the area.
Track & Field

Central Crossing focusing on state berths

The end goal for the Central Crossing High School track and field program is to be represented in the Division I state meet for the third consecutive year.
Ready Roundup

Hackney aims high in school, on softball field

With a little more than one year left as a student at Ready High School, junior Courtney Hackney is among the top 10 in her class in GPA and never has received a grade below an A-minus.
Grove City Christian Roundup

Blandin intends to build relationships as AD

Matt Blandin is accustomed to guiding small athletics programs.
Boys Tennis

Comets starting to see growth

The Central Crossing High School boys tennis team finally got its first win of the season April 27, and coach Dusty Rhodes hopes a patient, persistent approach will continue to pay dividends as the postseason looms.
Softball

'Hounds in better frame of mind

The Grove City High School softball team wants to prove a point in the second half of OCC-Ohio Division play.
Track & Field

'Solid' depth lifting 'Hounds girls

The Grove City High School girls track and field team will seek to sustain its undefeated record in invitationals when it participates Saturday, April 25, in the Elmo Kallner Invitational at Hamilton Township.
Softball

Greyhounds 'pressing the fundamentals'

After losing to OCC-Ohio Division contenders Pickerington Central and Gahanna, the Grove City High School softball team bounced back to defeat Lancaster 8-7 on April 17.
Baseball

Comets hoping to spark offense

As the Central Crossing High School baseball team began the second half of the season, coach Scott Todd said finding consistency at the plate could key a turnaround.
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.