90-Day Archive

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.
Licking Heights Roundup

Maturity key for football squad

The Licking Heights High School football team was on a roll entering its game against Northridge on Sept. 26.
Licking County Prep Notes

Panthers' offense coming along

Even with several new players in skill positions, the Licking Valley High School football team has shown glimpses of an offense that averaged 33 points and helped the program make it back to the postseason last fall after a two-year absence.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Confidence building for football squad

The inexperienced Watkins Memorial High School football team is growing more confident each week.
Licking Heights Roundup

Late rally recharges football team

The Licking Heights High School football team is hoping to build on some newfound confidence as it reaches the midpoint of the regular season by playing host to Northridge on Friday, Sept. 26.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Boys soccer team set for big week

The Watkins Memorial High School boys soccer team is entering its most meaningful week of the season thus far, according to coach Nick Spangler.
Licking Heights Roundup

Girls volleyball squad hopes to build on victories

It took longer than coach Amanda Mosely had hoped, but the Licking Heights High School girls volleyball team broke through with a victory Sept. 4.
Licking Heights Roundup

Football team set to face Wildcats

The Licking Heights High School football team is excited for its opportunity to play Newark on Friday, Sept. 12, at White Field.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Football squad is ready to run down Punchers

The Watkins Memorial High School football team will be looking to iron out some kinks before it plays host to Mifflin on Friday, Sept. 12.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Boys, girls runners return experience

The Watkins Memorial High School girls cross country team has returned all but one of its seven runners who competed in the postseason last year, while four runners with postseason experience are back for the boys team.