90-Day Archive

Women's Soccer

Eagles FC gets first win, continues to progress

Eryn Weber has heard more than a few fans of the Columbus Eagles FC say that for as well as the second-year amateur women's soccer team has played so far this season, it should have won more than once in its first seven games.
Week 1: Honorable Mention

Series honors top football teams

The numbers show that Central District high school football programs captured 13 championships during the first 18 years of the state playoffs, from 1972-89.
Baseball

Smith finds groove at Bowling Green

Time away from the game may have helped Matt Smith excel for the Bowling Green State University baseball team.
Athletes of the Year

Area's best highlight spring season

Now that the school year is over and summer is upon us, it's time to announce the Athletes of the Year for the spring season. Here are the honorees:

Lacrosse sanctioned by OHSAA for 2016-17

The Ohio High School Athletic Association announced June 4 that it will sponsor boys and girls lacrosse beginning with the 2016-17 school year.
Football

Divisions changing for many area squads

Since the last time the Ohio High School Athletic Association determined its football divisions based on the enrollment numbers of its member schools in May 2013, Marion-Franklin's boys enrollment dropped by 36 while Beechcroft's was unchanged.
Football

All-star game has heavy local flavor

The 34th-annual Licking County-Muskingum Valley All-Star Football Game will have a heavy local flavor this season.

Northridge's new AD likes atmosphere

Having attended a small college, Justin Grieger is looking forward to becoming athletics director and associate principal at Northridge High School.
Track & Field

Johnnies' Mast places 15th in 800

Walking into Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium for the first time can be a bit daunting for an athlete, and it was no different for Grace Mast.
New Albany to Northridge

Grieger named Northridge AD

Justin Grieger will be named athletics director at Northridge High School, pending school board approval.
Licking County League

Expansion not part of coming changes

The Licking County League will have some changes in the coming year, but expansion won’t be one of them.
Northridge Roundup

Track teams close seasons at regional meet

Fine-tuning helped Ellie Shedloski finish her time with the Northridge High School girls track and field team with a career-best performance.
Johnstown-Monroe Roundup

Mast sets program mark, reaches state

Grace Mast tried to clear her mind and focus on one thing -- running.
Northridge Roundup

Hinkle eager to take helm of football program

Newly selected Northridge High School football coach Shawn Hinkle has been here before.
Johnstown-Monroe Roundup

Annis falls shy of state in pole vault

Josiah Annis just missed advancing to the Division II state track and field meet.
Football

Hinkle named Northridge coach

Shawn Hinkle will lead the Northridge High School football program, pending school board approval.
Northridge Roundup

Scott to take over girls basketball program

The new Northridge High School girls basketball coach was brought on board as a teacher first.
Johnstown-Monroe Roundup

Annis, Mast reach regional meet

Josiah Annis and Grace Mast quickly made sure the Johnstown-Monroe High School boys and girls track and field teams would be represented in the Division II regional meet.
Johnstown-Monroe Roundup

Annis wins pole vault in LCL meet

Josiah Annis easily won the pole vault in the LCL meet May 12 at Granville, but he wasn't quite satisfied.
Northridge Roundup

Softball squad earns berth in district semifinal

For the first time in four seasons, the Northridge High School softball team has reached a Division III district semifinal.