Softball and hockey have been big parts of Kylie Wickiser's life for as long as she can remember, but the New Albany High School senior rarely stopped to consider how playing each sport has benefited her in the other.
Since announcing Jan. 11 that he was making himself eligible for the NFL draft, Roger Lewis has endured everything from a strained hamstring to what seemed like an endless round of meetings to even some mostly sleepless nights.
Last season, Northland High School boys basketball player Seth Towns shared Division I district Player of the Year honors with 2015 Newark graduate Jordan Dartis and was named ThisWeek Super 12 captain.
During his first college season a year ago, Elijah Macon played a role in helping the West Virginia University men's basketball team improve by eight wins and reach the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament.
As seasons go, New Albany High School swimming and diving coach Dave Wharton is hard-pressed to remember one more exciting than the one that ended Feb. 27 with junior diver Nikki Watters celebrating a Division I state championship at Branin Natatorium in Canton.