90-Day Archive

Club Soccer

Area teams primed for Midwest Regional Cup

The 216 club soccer teams competing in the Midwest Regional Cup have so little room for error that even a tie in pool play can end the chances of playing for a championship.
Cross Country (Full Story)

Galbreath named New Albany boys coach

John Galbreath has been involved with the New Albany High School cross country program at some level for 25 years, and soon he’ll be back where he started.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Boys track team adds to state tradition

The Columbus Academy boys track and field team added to its rich tradition this spring.
New Albany Roundup

Girls squad set to return strong unit

If a positive was to be taken from the New Albany High School girls lacrosse team's loss in a Division I state semifinal, it was that eight starters are expected to return from the Eagles' first team to reach a state tournament since 2013.
MLB Draft Roundup

Bosiokovic, Dawson, Kent, Sergakis, Sexton selected

Ronnie Dawson, a 2013 Licking Heights High School graduate and a junior at Ohio State, was selected by the Houston Astros in the second round of the MLB draft June 9.
Memorial Tournament

McGirt picks up first PGA Tour win

The third consecutive playoff produced the third consecutive first-time winner at Muirfield Village Golf Course.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Baker defends state title in 800

Moments after defending his state title in the 800 meters June 4 at Ohio State, Columbus Academy's Logan Baker focused on what he thought was more important: His team.
New Albany Roundup

Fenster wins title in wheelchair 800

For whatever reason, Michael Fenster of the New Albany High School boys track and field team is more comfortable in distance events than in sprints.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Warstler helps pair of girls relays reach state

Columbus Academy senior runner Cobi Warstler is looking forward to competing at Ohio State for the final time during her prep career.
New Albany Roundup

'Quiet Storm' gets runners on track

As far as New Albany High School girls track and field coach Otis Winston is concerned, Donnisa Edmonds no longer is the athlete who spends most of her time at meets keeping herself company, wearing headphones and dark glasses.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Boys tennis squad striving for state success

Columbus Academy boys tennis player Jacob Wareti hopes to reach the pinnacle in his sport when he competes in the Division II state tournament Friday, May 27, and Saturday, May 28, at the Lindner Family Tennis Center in Mason.
New Albany Roundup

Boys tennis team sending three to state

Perfection is a little more special this year for Graeme Green.
New Albany Roundup

Frye sparks boys team in OCC meet

Max Frye worried about individual placement starting this week.
Commentary

Coaches inspire sons to follow in their footsteps

It's easy to underestimate how much of an impact a coach can have until he or she is not doing it anymore.
New Albany Roundup

Tennis team united in its goals

Harrison Lippy's personal motto is "you always want to have the last cheer," signaling a victory or a championship.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Baseball squad enters tournament on skid

Although it entered the Division III district tournament on a four-game losing streak and had to settle for a share of the MSL-Ohio Division title, the Columbus Academy baseball team had high expectations.
Football

Area players shine for South in All-Star Classic victory

From a high school football talent perspective, central Ohio proved April 30 that its 2016 graduating class stacked up just fine compared to the rest of the state.
Football

Jets select Lee in first round of draft

After not having any players from central Ohio selected in either of the last two NFL drafts, three were chosen during this year’s event held April 28-30 in Chicago.
Academy Roundup

Baseball squad 'driven' to win

The Columbus Academy baseball team used a combination of solid pitching and timely hitting to clinch at least a share of the MSL-Ohio Division title, with higher expectations to follow.
New Albany Roundup

Wickiser does more than skate by

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.
Football

Area players set for North-South All-Star Classic

Tyrece Speaight expects to run into some old friends this weekend.
New Albany Roundup

Midfielders spark boys lacrosse team

If nothing else is set in stone for the New Albany High School boys lacrosse team this season, two things are.
NFL Draft

Area players await ultimate opportunity

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.
New Albany Roundup

Tennis squad has team goals

Graeme Green is arguably the New Albany High School boys tennis team's most experienced returning player, but he doesn't really care.