90-Day Archive

County Roundup

Lancers playing with 'heart'

Even before its game Sept. 16 against Utica, the Lakewood High School football team had accomplished something that hadn't occurred for its program in more than a decade.
Licking Heights Roundup

Football squad preparing for Heath

After tasting defeat for the first time, the Licking Heights High School football team was looking to get back on track.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Boys team ready to deal with Aces

The Watkins Memorial High School boys soccer team will travel to play Granville in a key LCL game Tuesday, Sept. 20.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Boys runners out to prove their worth

Watkins Memorial High School boys cross country coach John Jarvis overheard conversations about his team before and after the Warriors competed in the Panther Classic on Aug. 27 at Pickerington North.
County Roundup

Heath boys runners set sights on state

With a clear frontrunner and a strong pack behind him last season, the Heath High School boys cross country team turned in a 13th-place finish in the Division II state meet.
Licking Heights Roundup

Football squad staying focused

The Licking Heights High School football team opened the season with consecutive shutouts, but that wasn't necessarily the goal.
Football

Warriors lose defensive leader Nixon

Free safety Cole Nixon, the lone returning defensive starter on the Watkins Memorial High School football team, will be out of the lineup for at least a month after breaking his left elbow during an 18-8 win over Walnut Ridge on Sept. 2.
Football

Seniors will lead way for Hornets

The Licking Heights High School football team has big plans this season as 13 starters returned after the Hornets reached a Division II, Region 5 semifinal last year.
Football

Warriors to travel to Athens

The Watkins Memorial High School football team will face a "big" test Friday, Sept. 9, when it travels to play Athens.
Licking County Roundup

Newark ends football skid

Newark High School football coach Mike Kopachy said his team's opening win was "a few years in the making."
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Boys golf squad closing in on LCL title

The Watkins Memorial High School boys golf team has an opportunity to all but lock up the LCL championship in the third round of the league tournament Wednesday, Sept. 7, at Raccoon International.
County Notes

Aces still have high hopes for girls soccer

Granville High School girls soccer coach Scott Forster called it "life lessons."
Licking Heights Roundup

Girls soccer team posts first victory

While the Licking Heights High School girls soccer team was competitive in its first three games against big schools, it wasn't rewarded with any wins or even ties.
Licking Heights Roundup

Football team preparing to face Rangers

Members of the Licking Heights High School football team likely will be cringing this week when they watch game film of last season's 30-13 loss to Hamilton Township.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

White back to lead way for runners

The Watkins Memorial High School boys cross country team has returned half of the dynamic duo who helped lead it to a sixth-place finish in the Division I state meet a year ago.
County Roundup

Aces looking to reach regional

The Granville High School girls volleyball team is hoping this is finally its year.
Licking Heights Roundup

Football squad to face Westland

The Licking Heights High School football team begins its quest to earn a fourth playoff appearance in five seasons when it travels Friday, Aug. 26, to play a determined Westland squad.
County Roundup

Newark hopes added depth pays dividends

Senior quarterback Kaleb Jarrett took note of what occurred during the offseason for the Newark High School football team.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Football team faces 'learning curve'

The roles will be reversed when a young Watkins Memorial High School football team travels to play senior-laden Whetstone in the season opener on Friday, Aug. 26.
Ironman 70.3 Ohio

Athletes ready to tackle Delaware triathlon

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