90-Day Archive

Columbus Academy Roundup

Field hockey team focuses on steps before state

Columbus Academy field hockey coach Anne Horton is more concerned with focusing on immediate goals rather than looking too far ahead.
New Albany Roundup

Boys golf squad again wins OCC

After the New Albany High School boys golf team won the final round of the OCC-Capital Division tournament by 27 shots Sept. 10 at Clover Valley, coach Andrew Norman received a compliment he didn't expect.

New Albany set to battle DeSales

When the New Albany High School football team played DeSales for the first time in 2005, then-assistant coach Pat Samanich considered the Stallions to be "the defining program in how we wanted to build our program."
New Albany Roundup

Defense helps girls soccer team overcome adversity

Already down two players because of concussions sustained before the season, the New Albany High School girls soccer team was dealt another blow in its opening game when last year's top scorer, Megan Glass, was sidelined by a concussion.
New Albany Roundup

Volleyball squad looking to reload

Whether the New Albany High School girls volleyball team can match or exceed its program-record 18 victories from a year ago remains to be seen.

New Albany, Reynoldsburg seek strong start

With only two returning starters on offense and five on defense, the New Albany High School football team hopes to kick-start another successful season by winning its opener Thursday, Aug. 28, at Reynoldsburg.
New Albany Roundup

Boys cross country team has high expectations

This year is the last stand for New Albany High School boys cross country coach Chad Olinger and his team's top runners.
Academy Roundup

Football team to face Grove City Christian

The Columbus Academy and host Grove City Christian School football teams enter their opener Friday, Aug. 29, in similar situations.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Boys soccer squad working to meet expectations

The Columbus Academy boys soccer team is seeking another deep run in the Division III postseason.
New Albany Roundup

Girls soccer team to pick up tempo

For several reasons, New Albany High School girls soccer coach Chad Schuler has enough trust in this year's team to make some considerable changes.
New Albany Roundup

Boys golf team faces challenges

Two consecutive Division I state tournament appearances, not to mention four OCC-Capital Division championships in a row, indicate the kind of talent the New Albany High School boys golf team boasts seemingly every year.
Girls Tennis

Eagles build endurance for late-season run

A recent New Albany High School girls tennis team practice didn't end at the Eagles' new 10-court facility.

Dinsmore makes splash on world stage

New Albany High School senior David Dinsmore and his diving coach, John Appleman, spent more than two weeks in Shanghai, China, in July for the Federation Internationale de Natation (FINA) World Cup.

Bauer competes for USA in world championships

Ashley Bauer got a view that she'll never forget while competing for the USA women's rowing team July 23-26 in Varese, Italy.
Ralph Young All-Sports Trophy

New Albany wins award for fifth consecutive year

As far as Tanner Cline is concerned, the groundwork for New Albany High School winning its fifth consecutive Ralph Young All-Sports trophy for the OCC-Capital Division began around the time the Eagles won their first.

Columbus Academy excited about new turf

The coaches at Columbus Academy had grown accustomed to practicing and playing on soggy fields whenever it would rain.
Track & Field

Regrouping is task for girls team

For the first time in six years, New Albany High School girls track and field coach Otis Winston could make plans on the Saturday night of the Division I state meet.
Columbus Academy Roundup

Boys track squad pleased with season

Although it fell short of its goal of winning a third consecutive Division III state title, the Columbus Academy boys track and field team enjoyed another strong season.