90-Day Archive

Columbus Academy Roundup

Bice takes over boys lacrosse program

It's not every day that high school players are coached by a retired professional athlete, but that's exactly what the Columbus Academy boys lacrosse team is experiencing every day.
New Albany Roundup

Wins not just imagined for softball team

Amid the inevitable hustle and bustle of their pregame routine, New Albany High School softball players find a few moments to bond not just with each other, but with the ball itself.
New Albany Roundup

Dunn takes lead role for boys lacrosse team

Ryan Dunn's 21 goals through five games more than doubled the total of the New Albany High School boys lacrosse team's second-leading scorer, but he shows little inclination to discuss his own achievements.
Boys Tennis

New Albany to build on last season

The New Albany High School boys tennis team has full confidence that it can build on its accomplishments of last season, when it advanced two doubles teams to the Division I state tournament and watched one of them place third.
New Albany Roundup

Winters is back to lead girls team

It was no joking matter when Karrington Winters of the New Albany High School girls track and field team limped away from the Division I state meet last June, a nagging left hamstring injury having dashed her hopes of winning four consecutive 400-meter championships.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Dunkle looks to continue tradition of baseball team

Todd Dunkle hopes his experience and knowledge make a difference in his new position as coach of the Columbus Academy baseball team.
New Albany Roundup

Softball team shows versatility

New Albany High School softball coach Patrick Finn lauded his team's versatility entering this season, saying this is the first group he's had in nine years containing multiple girls who can play multiple positions.
New Albany Roundup

Boys seek offensive balance

Considering that the New Albany High School boys lacrosse team returns three of its top five scorers from last year, fourth-year coach Chris Brown is excited to see how far the offense has progressed.
New Albany Roundup

Bowlers pleased with season

New Albany High School bowling coach Damian Hammond said his team consistently fulfilled or exceeded his expectations in its first year, right up to the final day of its season.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Young boys squad is raising expectations

Following his team's season-ending loss to Marion Pleasant, Columbus Academy boys basketball coach Jeff Warstler consoled his seniors and then challenged his underclassmen to prepare for a longer run next season in the Division III district tournament.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Boys team upsets top-seeded Grandview

Nick Stringer came off the bench to help lead the Columbus Academy boys basketball team to its biggest win of the season March 7 at Grandview.
New Albany Roundup

Boys squad reaches semifinal

The last time the New Albany High School boys basketball team played in a Division I district semifinal, senior guard Austin Schaub was a sophomore who dressed but did not play.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Wilson propels girls swimmers to sixth at state

Columbus Academy senior Abby Wilson left her mark on the swimming and diving program.
New Albany Roundup

Pryor again places second at state

Estee Pryor and Nikki Watters of the New Albany High School girls swimming and diving team couldn't have asked for a better way to cap their season than returning to the Division I state meet, just like last year.
Boys Soccer

Eagles forced to replace coach

The New Albany-Plain Local Schools’ budget cuts have hit home with the high school’s boys soccer team.
New Albany Roundup

Watters captures district diving title

Last year, Nikki Watters was the rookie in the Division I state diving meet.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Jones heads to postseason healthy, unbeaten

After having his first two Division III state tournament appearances cut short by shoulder injuries, Columbus Academy senior wrestler Dan Jones plans to make his final postseason memorable.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Boys team looking to shake late-season struggles

The Columbus Academy boys basketball team entered the final week of the regular season looking to end a seven-game losing streak.
New Albany Roundup

Boys' bench players showing progress

While the New Albany High School boys basketball team has run out the same starting lineup virtually the entire season in search of its third consecutive OCC-Capital Division championship, the Eagles' bench has had time to develop.
New Albany Roundup

Dunk helps send Eagles past Delaware

The only place B.J. Duling wants to be a household name is among his New Albany High School boys basketball teammates.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Swimmers set for 'fun' part of season

Although the Columbus Academy swimming and diving teams enjoy the regular season, the Vikings look forward to the postseason, where they also have experienced success over the years.
New Albany Roundup

Sparks finds ways to lead boys squad

Averaging 19.8 points through the first five games of the season earned New Albany High School boys basketball player Alex Sparks compliments from opposing teams.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Miller named Vikings' football coach

Having served as defensive coordinator for the Licking Valley High School football team since 2008, Robin Miller can recall some competitive games against Columbus Academy when both were members of the MSL-Ohio Division.