90-Day Archive

Watkins Memorial Roundup

Girls squad positioning for tourney

The Watkins Memorial High School girls basketball team likely will not ascend to the top of the LCL standings this season, but the higher it finishes, the better.
Licking Heights Roundup

Girls basketball team still adjusting to LCL

The Licking Heights High School girls basketball team still is trying to make inroads in the LCL.

Dartis breaks Newark’s career scoring record

Senior guard Jordan Dartis is the new career scoring leader for the Newark High School boys basketball program.
Licking County Prep Notes

Dartis leading Newark boys

With no players taller than 6-foot-4, the Newark High School boys basketball team isn't going to outsize many of its opponents.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Wrestling team is gaining confidence

The Watkins Memorial High School wrestling team made a statement in the Pioneer Invitational on Jan. 10 at Olentangy Orange.
Licking Heights Roundup

Boys squad excited to be in LCL race

The Licking Heights High School boys basketball team defeated Licking Valley 60-48 on Jan. 13 for its fourth consecutive LCL win to move into a six-way tie for first place in the league.
Licking Heights Roundup

Healthy wrestlers begin final month of schedule

The Licking Heights High School wrestling team is in good shape as it begins the final month of the regular season.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Team-first attitude key for girls squad

The Watkins Memorial High School girls basketball team is on pace to have its best seasons in more than a decade.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Wrestlers hope to benefit from holiday tourneys

The Watkins Memorial High School wrestling team gained some valuable experience during the holiday break.
Licking Heights Roundup

Layoff helps young girls team refocus

After allowing his Licking Heights High School girls basketball team to feel its way through its first six games, coach Tay Tufts used an eight-day layoff to refocus and re-energize the Hornets.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Struggles frustrating for boys team

The Watkins Memorial High School boys basketball coach Pat Dimmick acknowledges that his team has plenty of work to do to turn around its season.
Licking Heights Roundup

Yeager setting example for younger brother

Ty Yeager recognizes what his younger brother, Luke Yeager, is going through as he tries to make the adjustment from middle school to high school varsity wrestling.
Licking Heights Roundup

Young girls team seeks consistency

The Licking Heights High School girls basketball team could have many ups and downs this season, according to coach Tay Tufts.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Swimming coach excited about season

The Watkins Memorial High School swimming and diving program is hoping to continue its progression this season.
Licking County Prep Notes

Newark Catholic girls staying focused

The encore performance of possibly the greatest class to come through the Newark Catholic High School girls basketball program is taking place this season.
Licking Heights Roundup

Staying healthy essential for wrestlers

One of the main goals for the Licking Heights High School wrestling team will be remaining healthy after the Hornets sustained numerous injuries the past two seasons.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Defense to be key for boys team

The Watkins Memorial High School boys basketball team is counting on its quickness, height and length to offset its inexperience, especially early in the season.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Experience, depth key for girls basketball squad

Jayme Gates is hoping that a more-experienced roster will lead to more victories in her third season as coach of the Watkins Memorial High School girls basketball team.
Licking Heights Roundup

Girls team to lean on post players

The Licking Heights High School girls basketball team is transforming from a guard-oriented squad to one more centered on its post players.

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.