90-Day Archive

Columbus Academy Roundup

Boys track squad driven by past success

Although his program lost several key athletes to graduation, Columbus Academy boys track and field coach Bob Kirk is looking forward to his team attempting to defend its consecutive Division III state titles.
New Albany Roundup

Beckman steps up for lacrosse team

Throughout the course of a recent three-minute interview, Jackson Beckman's voice slowly regenerated from raspy to steady.
New Albany Roundup

Girls track team keeps high goals

With a two-time Division I state champion and four other regional meet individual qualifiers returning, New Albany High School girls track and field coach Otis Winston is confident the Eagles will back up his high expectations for this season.
New Albany Roundup

Optimism is high for softball team

Returning the program's single-season record-holders for home runs and hits probably was enough to make New Albany High School softball coach Patrick Finn optimistic entering this season.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Baseball squad looks to improve on last season

Led by senior shortstop Lee Solomon, the Columbus Academy baseball team entered the season looking to improve on last year's 9-14 record.
New Albany Roundup

Girls lacrosse team moves to Division I

At least early in the season, the New Albany High School girls lacrosse team will bear little resemblance to the squad that won the Division II state championship last year.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Boys rebounded after rough start

Columbus Academy boys basketball coach Jeff Warstler believed his team had potential.
Boys Basketball

Offseason work focus for New Albany

New Albany High School boys basketball coach Sam Davis prowls the sideline during games, holding back little emotion as he instructs, encourages or reprimands his players.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Injury again derails Jones at state tourney

For the second consecutive season, a shoulder injury cut short Columbus Academy wrestler Dan Jones' participation in the Division III state tournament, which was held Feb. 27-March 1 at Ohio State.
New Albany Roundup

Swim team set to build on success

The New Albany High School swimming and diving program sent 12 competitors to the Division I state meet, double its total from 2013.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Girls swim team finishes 12th at state

Led by Abby Wilson, the Columbus Academy girls swimming and diving team finished 12th of the 49 teams that scored in the Division II state meet Feb. 19-21 at Branin Natatorium in Canton.
New Albany Roundup

Pryor again runner-up at state meet

As the returning runner-up in a Division I state girls diving field that also featured the two-time defending champion, New Albany High School junior Estee Pryor said she felt no pressure in the state meet Feb. 22.
Girls Soccer

New Albany's Winters to play at Charleston

Kelci Winters of the New Albany High School girls soccer team will play for the University of Charleston in Charleston, W.Va.
Field Hockey

Academy's Stahl to play at Miami University

Brie Stahl, a Blacklick resident who helped the Columbus Academy field hockey team win consecutive state titles, will compete at Miami University.
Track & Field

Academy's Lint to compete at Virginia

Columbus Academy senior Jack Lint, a Westerville resident, will compete in track and field at the University of Virginia.
New Albany Roundup

Pryor reaches state in diving

Perhaps she was being humble, but Estee Pryor of the New Albany High School girls swimming and diving team said she finished second in diving by "like 100 points or so" in the Division I district meet Feb. 15 at Ohio State.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Boys, girls swim teams place third at district

The Columbus Academy boys and girls swimming and diving teams each finished third in the Division II district meet Feb. 14 at Ohio State.
Football

Eagles players make college picks

Four New Albany High School football players signed letters of intent Feb. 6, and a fifth received an appointment to the Air Force Academy.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Boys swimmers earn sectional championship

The Columbus Academy boys swimming and diving team prepared for the Division II district meet Friday, Feb. 14, at Ohio State by winning a sectional title Feb. 8 at home.
Boys Basketball

New Albany's Miller to play for Otterbein

Trey Miller of the New Albany High School boys basketball team has committed to play for Otterbein University.
New Albany Roundup

Girls squad prepared for tourney

The OCC-Ohio Division has three of the top five seeds for the Division I girls basketball district tournament in top-seeded Reynoldsburg, third-seeded Newark and fifth-seeded Pickerington Central.
Boys Basketball

New Albany regaining confidence

Six weeks after the fact, Trey Miller of the New Albany High School boys basketball team admits he jumped the gun.
New Albany Roundup

Swim teams turn attention to sectional success

For the first time in at least five years, the New Albany High School swimming and diving program has more motivation entering the postseason than the simple fact that it's the postseason.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Swim teams sweep MSL championships

The Columbus Academy boys and girls swimming and diving teams swept the titles in the MSL meet Jan. 25 at home.