90-Day Archive

Bradley Roundup

Tennis team continues to show improvement

Hilliard Bradley High School girls tennis coach Donna Long has watched her team continue to improve.
Football

Wildcats looking to end two-game skid

The Hilliard Davidson High School football team plays host to Lancaster on Friday, Sept. 23, in a battle of teams heading in opposite directions.
Football

Panthers to face unbeaten Jerome

The Hilliard Darby High School football team encounters yet another opponent on the rise when it plays host to Dublin Jerome on Friday, Sept. 23.
Football

Jaguars flying high with Phillis

Will Phillis wasn't about to give up on himself or his teammates last season.
Darby Roundup

Dominating defense leads girls soccer team

The Hilliard Darby High School girls soccer team has been on a roll lately.
Davidson Roundup

Johnson not feeling pressure on course

While India Johnson of the Hilliard Davidson High School girls cross country team was running laps around the school's track during practice Sept. 15, a pack of boys runners quickly moved aside to allow her to pass.
Football

Wildcats, Patriots admire one another

The Hilliard Davidson and Olentangy Liberty high school football teams believe they have a good handle on what to expect from the other when they meet Friday, Sept. 16, in a non-league game at Liberty.
Darby Roundup

Mayer, Wyngarden set pace for girls runners

Kayla Mayer has been leading the way for the Hilliard Darby High School girls cross country team.
Field Hockey

Lynx expect bright future

Cara Wolfgram Evans has guided the Hilliard Lynx club field hockey team to three consecutive winning seasons, but the fourth-year coach knew maintaining that streak would be challenging this season.
Davidson Roundup

Girls volleyball squad responds after 'hiccup'

Hilliard Davidson High School girls volleyball coach Betty Cameron was pleased with her team's play as it reached the midway point of the season.
Football

Darby's run game will test Bradley

Just because the Hilliard Bradley High School football team will face an opponent that relies on the run for the fourth consecutive week when it plays host to Darby on Friday, Sept. 16, doesn't necessarily mean the Jaguars hold an advantage.
Bradley Roundup

Boys soccer squad seeks complete game

The Hilliard Bradley High School boys soccer team has had problems playing a complete game, which has coach Nate Byrum looking for solutions.
Bradley Roundup

Boys golf team shooting for second place in OCC

Coach Scott Allen has been pleased with the early season performances of his Hilliard Bradley High School boys golf team.
Darby Roundup

Girls volleyball team undefeated in league

The Hilliard Darby High School girls volleyball team is on a roll heading into an OCC-Cardinal Division match against Thomas Worthington on Thursday, Sept. 8.
Davidson Roundup

Boys golf squad eager for second half of season

Hilliard Davidson High School boys golf coach Monte Rhoden is looking forward to seeing what unfolds for his team in the second half of the season.
Football

Darby aims to clean up miscues

The Hilliard Darby High School football team took an all-too-familiar route to a rough stretch it can't wait to leave behind.
Football

Wildcats, Jaguars set to tangle

This week's showdown between the Hilliard Davidson and Bradley high school football teams features a stark contrast in offensive philosophies.

Davidson names boys lacrosse, swimming coaches

Hilliard Davidson High School has filled two coaching vacancies.
Darby Roundup

Boys runners set lofty goals

The Hilliard Darby High School boys cross country team has returned three runners who competed in the Division I state meet last season.
Davidson Roundup

Girls cross country team seeks elite state status

The Hilliard Davidson High School girls cross country team is striving to become one of the state's elite programs.
Football

Panthers, Wildcats set to square off

Hilliard Darby High School football coach John Santagata can't think of a better way to right the ship after an opening-week loss than with a win in the season's second game.
Football

Jaguars out to turn tide on New Albany

Hilliard Bradley High School football coach Mike LoParo wants to change things against New Albany.
Bradley Roundup

Volleyball coach, team adjusting together

First-year coach Phil Nagy still is getting to know his Hilliard Bradley High School girls volleyball team.
Football

Bradley’s Taylor suffers foot injury

Kory Taylor, a junior wide receiver for the Hilliard Bradley High School football team, may not play Sept. 1 when the Jaguars play host to New Albany.
Football

Dawgs, 'Cats ready to battle

For Hilliard Davidson High School football coach Brian White, playing time for his relatively inexperienced team will be the best gauge for checking its early season progress.
Football

Darby, Olentangy expect test in opener

The Hilliard Darby High School football team might not have done itself any favors with its early schedule.
Darby Roundup

Girls coach sets bar high

The Hilliard Darby High School girls soccer team has set its sights on winning its first Division I district title, and much more.
Davidson Roundup

Boys soccer team looking forward, not back

The Hilliard Davidson High School boys soccer team will always have fond memories of last season's postseason run, which culminated with a berth in the Division I state title game.
Football

Bradley to open season against JFK

In some respects, Mike LoParo is sending his Hilliard Bradley High School football team into the unknown in its season opener.
Bradley Roundup

Boys soccer team has 'a lot of work to do'

Coach Nate Byrum has high hopes for his first season leading the Hilliard Bradley High School boys soccer program.
Ironman 70.3 Ohio

Athletes ready to tackle Delaware triathlon

Len Iglar describes it as an addiction, or being similar to a cult.

Delaware geared up for Ironman's throngs

Athletes will need a mix of determination, training and toughness to overcome the biking, running and swimming courses at the upcoming Ironman 70.3 Ohio triathlon in Delaware.
Darby Roundup

Bright to lead young tennis team

Although the Hilliard Darby High School girls tennis team lost four of its top seven players from a year ago to graduation, this season could be a bright one.
U.S. Senior Open Championship

Scioto Country Club boasts rich tradition

Muirfield Village Golf Club gets the annual notoriety with the Memorial Tournament, but when it comes to golf in central Ohio, nothing matches the history at Scioto Country Club.
Darby Roundup

Boys golf team features deeper lineup than in 2015

The Hilliard Darby High School boys golf team returned three letterwinners and added a pair of strong prospects as it seeks to bounce back from a rough season last year.
Davidson Roundup

Tennis team looks to 'get better every day'

Having lost his top three singles players to graduation, Hilliard Davidson High School girls tennis coach Steve De Dent isn't sure what to expect from his team this season.
Bradley Roundup

Experience should boost tennis team

What a difference a season makes for the Hilliard Bradley High School girls tennis team.
Week 6

OCC-Ohio features star power

Whether it's been playoff appearances or players moving on to the next level, the high school football teams that have competed in the OCC-Ohio Division in recent years were part of what was perhaps central Ohio's deepest league.
Commentary

Mount Rushmore series shows area talent runs deep

Considering it's just three weeks until DeSales plays host to Lancaster and Licking Valley plays at Newark Catholic on opening night Aug. 25, it's officially time to get excited about the coming high school football season.

Mind over matter?

Athletes and fitness enthusiasts have forever looked for that little extra -- and mostly legal -- edge.