90-Day Archive

Licking Heights Roundup

Boys team is playing waiting game

The Licking Heights High School boys basketball team spent much of last week acting like stranded passengers at an airport, keeping busy while their situation was out of their hands.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Lieb sets mark for career wrestling wins

Senior Andrew Lieb began eyeing the record for most wrestling victories at Watkins Memorial High School as a sophomore.
Prep Notes

Newark Catholic set for tourney

With a smaller and younger look than a year ago, the Newark Catholic High School boys basketball team has had its share of ups and downs this winter.
Licking Heights Roundup

Yeager eyes success in final postseason

Ty Yeager will be seeking to make up for lost time when he and his Licking Heights High School wrestling teammates begin the postseason Saturday, Feb. 28, in a Division I sectional at Newark.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Boys to face Gahanna in tournament

The Watkins Memorial High School boys basketball team is preparing for the Division I district tournament, knowing it needs to play its best game of the season right out of the gate.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Girls team takes momentum into tourney

The Watkins Memorial High School girls basketball team will enter the postseason with momentum after closing the regular season on a six-game winning streak.
Licking Heights Roundup

Girls squad out to show it can grow

The Licking Heights High School girls basketball team snapped a nine-game losing streak by beating Northridge 63-50 on Feb. 11 to finish the regular season 6-16 overall.
Prep Notes

Newark girls team closing in on OCC title

Its biggest goals still remain, but this season hasn't been lacking in memorable moments for the Newark High School girls basketball team.
Licking Heights Roundup

Holskey leads boys to victory

The Licking Heights High School boys basketball team is looking to finish the regular season with a winning record and build momentum for the Division I district tournament.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Girls team is ahead of schedule

The three-year plan Jayme Gates put into place when she took over the coaching reins of the Watkins Memorial High School girls basketball team prior to the 2012-13 season might be a little ahead of schedule.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Wrestlers fine-tuning before league meet

The Watkins Memorial High School wrestling team should have extra time over the next three weeks to do some fine-tuning and get healthy, as it has just two events before competing in the LCL tournament Feb. 21.
Licking County Prep Notes

Granville boys out to finish strong

The Granville High School boys basketball team is on pace for another big finish to the regular season.
Licking Heights Roundup

Boys squad showing its resilience

After losing all of its full-time starters to graduation, the Licking Heights High School boys basketball team likely didn't have many outsiders believing it could match or better last year's 11-12 record.
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.