90-Day Archive

Columbus Academy Roundup

Veteran boys squad expecting successful season

Columbus Academy boys basketball coach Jeff Warstler hopes the stage has been set for a memorable season.
New Albany Roundup

Cobb's return to spark girls team

New Albany High School girls basketball coach Jeff Blunt believes senior guard Meche'la Cobb's fortunes will go a long way toward determining those of the Eagles this season.

Olentangy's Haber named Super 25 captain

It might sound surprising to hear from a quarterback who is closing in on 7,000 career passing yards, but Olentangy High School's Deeb Haber long considered college baseball his future rather than football.
Athletes of the Year

Honorees highlight 2015 fall season

As the fall season winds down, it's time to announce our Athletes of the Year.
Super 12 Boys Soccer Team

Jerome's Black named captain

Dublin Jerome High School senior Ian Black started his prep career playing freshman football and club soccer.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Boys runners place 15th at state meet

The Columbus Academy boys cross country team returned to the Division III state meet for the first time since 2002 and finished 15th (333) of 16 squads behind champion Cortland Maplewood (61) on Nov. 7 at National Trail Raceway.
New Albany Roundup

Slow start too much for football team

Although a winning season for the New Albany High School football team did not result in a return to the playoffs, coach Pat Samanich emphasized "overall growth" from a team that started 0-2 and was in postseason contention until its final two games.
Super 12 Girls Soccer Team

Skillful Rees keys Bobcats' success

Haley Rees doesn't look like a bruiser, but the senior forward for the Grandview Heights High School girls soccer team holds her own on the field.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Field hockey squad focused on state title

Columbus Academy senior field hockey player Alyssa Edwards believes her team has some unfinished business to take care of in the state tournament this weekend at Upper Arlington.
New Albany Roundup

Girls soccer team falls in district final

Despite the pain of watching another team celebrate a Division I district championship, Kiana Khorrami of the New Albany High School girls soccer team couldn't help smiling when she took everything into perspective.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Football squad looks to end season on high note

With his team projected to be mathematically eliminated from reaching the Division V, Region 16 playoffs, Columbus Academy football coach Robin Miller said the Vikings will play for pride Friday, Oct. 30, at London.
New Albany Roundup

Football team eyes winning record

Unfortunately for the New Albany High School football team, a winning season is likely all that will be on the line when the Eagles travel to Mount Vernon on Friday, Oct. 30.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Tennis team places third in state tourney

With just one senior on the team and having earned a third-place finish in the Ohio Tennis Coaches Association Division II state team tournament, Columbus Academy girls tennis coach Tom Haddow already is looking forward to next season.

Eagles primed to battle Wolves

The New Albany and Worthington Kilbourne high school football teams have plenty to play for Friday, Oct. 23, when the Eagles entertain the Wolves in an OCC-Capital Division contest.
New Albany Roundup

Cash falls in first round at state

Alex Cash's latest trip to the Lindner Family Tennis Center was for a different purpose than usual, and it didn't last quite as long as she hoped.
New Albany Roundup

Cash again reaches state tennis tourney

Three years and three Division I state tournament appearances for Alex Cash of the New Albany High School girls tennis team.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Girls tennis team advances five players to state

When Tom Haddow took over the Columbus Academy girls tennis program before this season, he hoped at least one singles player and a doubles team would qualify for the Division II state tournament.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Entire tennis lineup advances to district

Despite a change of leadership, the results have remained the same for the Columbus Academy girls tennis team.
New Albany Roundup

Girls runners focusing on postseason

As the calendar turned to the final full month of the cross country season, New Albany High School girls coach Herb Gregory began to see his runners turn a figurative corner.

Plenty at stake for Eagles, Braves

Friday, Oct. 9, will be the fourth meeting between the New Albany and Olentangy high school football teams.

Crunch time approaching for area football squads

With Ohio high school football now at the midpoint of the regular season, how each team's season ultimately will be defined is about to come into focus.

Rolwing back getting his kicks

This was the kind of senior year Joey Rolwing envisioned having for the New Albany High School football team -- almost.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Football team not fooled by Roughriders' record

Columbus Academy football coach Robin Miller has a message for his team as it prepares to play Friday, Oct. 2, at West Jefferson.
New Albany Roundup

Volleyball team showing steady improvement

Steady but important improvements have kept the New Albany High School girls volleyball team in the upper half of the OCC-Capital Division standings into the second half of league play.