90-Day Archive

City Notes

Athletes to test skill at regional

Some of the City League's top Division II boys track and field athletes will try to build on standout district performances when they compete in the regional meet Thursday, May 26, and Saturday, May 28, at Lexington.
DeSales Roundup

Baseball team wins district title

Batting practice hasn't been orthodox lately for Justin Antoncic, or so his DeSales High School baseball teammates thought.
City Notes

Vikings girls team captures track title

As has been the case in nearly half of the 40 City League high school girls track and field meets, it was Northland that ended up on top this season.
DeSales Roundup

Underclassmen sparking boys lacrosse squad

The DeSales High School boys lacrosse team's underclassmen couldn't be accused of simply falling in line when they joined the varsity ranks.
Girls Tennis

Tienprasid resigns as DeSales coach

Anthony Tienprasid was excited to return to his alma mater five years ago when he was hired as DeSales High School girls tennis coach.
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.
City League Notes

Price wins singles title for West boys tennis squad

Despite losing five starters from a year ago to graduation, Columbus West High School boys tennis coach Bruce Duffner didn't expect his team to take a big step back this season.
DeSales Roundup

Volleyball team relies on Hopson

Trent Hopson knew he would be needed more than ever this season for the DeSales High School boys volleyball team.
Football

Area players shine 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.
Local Roundup

Rahmaan drops time in hurdles

Beechcroft High School senior Rodell Rahmaan said he was given the option of playing wide receiver or outside linebacker for the Urbana University football team next season after being one of the City League's best players at both positions for the Cougars last fall.
DeSales Roundup

Top of batting order leading baseball team

DeSales High School baseball coach Tom Neubert has no doubt his team's offense can hold up its end of the bargain as the Stallions seek their first Division II district championship since 2012.
Football

Area players set for North-South All-Star Classic

Tyrece Speaight expects to run into some old friends this weekend.
City Notes

Briggs softball goals remain

Goals rarely change for the Briggs High School softball team.
DeSales Roundup

Adjustments paying off for Barber

Cameron Barber racked up a combined 20 wins as a pitcher for the DeSales High School softball team the past two seasons, which helped the senior secure a scholarship to play for Ohio Dominican University.
Softball

DeSales’ Barber pitches perfect game

DeSales High School softball pitcher Cameron Barber threw her first career perfect game April 18, striking out 11 in a 7-0 win at Watterson.
City Notes

Eastmoor boys look to defend track title

Eastmoor Academy boys track and field coach Jason Lewis has bad news for opponents who think his team might have a down season after losing four athletes who competed at the Division II state meet last season.
DeSales Roundup

Defense keys girls lacrosse team

If the DeSales High School girls lacrosse team's defense has made its job look easy thus far this season, it has been by design and feverish offseason work.
DeSales Roundup

Boys track team happy with opener

The DeSales High School boys track and field team won five events in the season-opening Newark Invitational on April 2, finishing just seven points out of first place.
Local Roundup

Depth key to Northland girls track team's success

The Northland High School girls track and field team doesn't have any seniors in its program after finishing third in the City League meet last season, but that doesn't mean it isn't one of the league favorites again this spring.
Women's Basketball

Peterson helps send Syracuse to title game

Syracuse University has become synonymous with the three weeks of each year known as "March Madness" because of what its men's basketball program has accomplished the past four decades under coach Jim Boeheim.
DeSales Roundup

Volleyball team set for more success

His team is no stranger to playing on the big stage, but eighth-year DeSales High School boys volleyball coach Andy Feltz still notices what he called "a starry-eyed" quality to the Stallions as they prepared for this season.
DeSales Roundup

Girls team looks to build on last season

The only thing on the DeSales High School girls lacrosse team's mind is improving on last year's historic season.
Women's Basketball (Full Story)

Peterson sparks Orange’s run to Final Four

Syracuse University has become synonymous with the three weeks of each year known as “March Madness” because of what its men’s basketball program has accomplished the past four decades under coach Jim Boeheim.
Track & Field

DeSales’ Ervin to compete in Australian event

DeSales High School junior James Ervin has been selected to participate in the Down Under Sports Tournament this summer in Australia.