90-Day Archive

Woosley to run for Ohio University

Watkins Memorial High School senior Josie Woosley signed Nov. 13 to compete in cross country and track and field at Ohio University.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Football team exceeded its expectations

Although the season did not finish the way the Watkins Memorial High School football team had hoped, it still exceeded preseason expectations.
Football

Hornets showed fight but fell short of goals

The Licking Heights High School football team was unable to qualify for a third consecutive playoff appearance, finishing 6-4 overall after closing the season with a 9-6 victory over Johnstown on Oct. 31.
Football

Hornets defeat Johnstown in finale

The Licking Heights High School football team concluded its season by showing some pride and resolve.
Licking County Prep Notes

Aces girls team wins cross country title

Coach Chrisi Rogerson could see the camaraderie building on the Granville High School girls cross country team months before it captured the program's first state championship.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Jordan places third in state cross country

Andrew Jordan of the Watkins Memorial High School boys cross country team executed the game plan that he and coach John Jarvis formulated for the Division I state meet Nov. 1 at National Trail Raceway.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Football squad playoff-bound

Beating Licking Heights in the Battle for Broad Street clinched a Division II, Region 5 playoff berth for the Watkins Memorial High School football team.
Licking County Prep Notes

Football playoff scenario comes into view

Heading into games Oct. 31, the playoff picture had solidified for Licking County high school football teams.
Licking Heights Roundup

Football team falls to Warriors

The Licking Heights High School football team's season ended Oct. 31 when it played at Johnstown.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Football team eyes playoff berth

The last time the Watkins Memorial High School football team won at least seven games was in 2006.
Licking Heights Roundup

Johnnies next for football squad

Despite losing consecutive games for the first time since the fifth and sixth weeks in 2011, the Licking Heights High School football team remained in the chase for a Division II, Region 5 playoff berth entering an Oct. 24 contest against Watkins Memorial.
Licking Heights Roundup

Haist, Masoni pace runners

Anthony Haist and Vince Masoni led the Licking Heights High School boys cross country team to a sixth-place finish in the LCL meet Oct. 11 at Watkins Memorial.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Jordan captures LCL cross country title

Andrew Jordan of the Watkins Memorial High School boys cross country team was hoping to have enough left in his legs to burn around his home course again in the Division I district meet held Oct. 18.
Licking County Prep Notes

Green Wave volleyball team eyeing final four

The Newark Catholic High School girls volleyball team is hungry for more after having its season end in a Division IV state semifinal a year ago.
Football

Warriors, Hornets set for battle

There is expected to be more on the line than just bragging rights when Licking Heights makes the short trek to Watkins Memorial to determine area high school football supremacy in the Battle for Broad Street on Friday, Oct. 24.
Licking Heights Roundup

Football team realizing value of offensive line

The Licking Heights High School football team was not expecting to post such high offensive numbers in the final four weeks of the regular season as it did in the first six.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Better defense key for football squad

Watkins Memorial High School football coach Jeff Severino said his team will need to play better defense in order to contend for the LCL-Big School championship and a berth in the Division II, Region 5 playoffs.
Licking Heights Roundup

Flexibility in run game aids Hornets

The Licking Heights High School football team does not have a go-to running back -- it has several.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Football team to focus on difficult tests ahead

With his team undefeated through the first half of the regular season, Watkins Memorial High School football coach Jeff Severino said he couldn't help but notice that it was second in the Division II, Region 5 computer ratings.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Football team edges Green Wave

Perseverance paid off for the Watkins Memorial High School football team during a 10-3 homecoming win over Newark Catholic on Sept. 25.