90-Day Archive

Girls Basketball

Eastmoor ends Africentric’s reign in City-South

With a 53-45 victory over Africentric on Jan. 23, the Eastmoor Academy girls basketball team ended the Nubians’ run of 141 consecutive wins in City League-South Division competition.
Boys Basketball

Northland’s Towns scores 1,000th career point

In the second quarter of the Northland High School boys basketball team’s 43-42 victory over Columbus East on Jan. 23, junior forward Seth Towns scored his 1,000th career point.

DeSales seeking new coaches

DeSales High School is seeking new girls golf and cross country coaches after the resignations of Jeff Montenaro and Katie Shelton, respectively.
City League Notes

Ayers settling in as Walnut Ridge's wrestling coach

It hasn't taken long for Steve Ayers to feel at home at Walnut Ridge High School.
DeSales Roundup

Girls falter late in loss to Watterson

The DeSales High School girls basketball team has done its share of living dangerously this season, usually with positive results.
DeSales Roundup

Carfagna looks to take next step

Domenic Carfagna had a solid season for the DeSales High School wrestling team last year as a freshman, but one thought guided his offseason work.
Local Roundup

Cougars succeed with Broady in 'happy place'

During one stretch in the second half of her team's 48-40 win over Grandview on Dec. 23, Beechcroft High School girls basketball player Terika Broady scored 10 consecutive points to help the Cougars rally from a 12-point deficit.
Boys Basketball

Northland's Towns torches Linden for 47

Northland High School junior forward Seth Towns had a career night Jan. 7
City League Notes

Northland boys set for key test with Mifflin

The Northland High School boys basketball team should be more than ready for its biggest City League-North Division test to date.
DeSales Roundup

Offensive play of Antoncic boosts Stallions

As a two-year starter for the DeSales High School hockey team, Justin Antoncic had lofty plans for himself and his teammates entering the season.
DeSales Roundup

Busy stretch awaits boys basketball squad

The DeSales High School boys basketball team couldn't forget about a 74-27 home loss to Wilmington on Dec. 15 fast enough, but not simply because of the score.
Local Roundup

Balanced attack key for Beechcroft boys

During an 81-71 victory over Centennial on Dec. 12, the Beechcroft High School boys basketball team had five players score 12 to 15 points.
City League Notes

Former cast helping guide Eastmoor girls team

The Eastmoor Academy girls basketball program is hoping a return to its past can propel it to new heights.
DeSales Roundup

Girls squad off to unbeaten start

A handful of hard-fought wins to begin the season provided a solid springboard for the DeSales High School girls basketball team, which takes an undefeated record into the We Are Pickerington Tournament next week.
City Notes

South Division looks to end skid

A season ago, the City League-South Division had a pair of district boys basketball champions in Africentric Early College in Division IV and Eastmoor Academy in Division II and two district semifinalists in Columbus South in Division II and Walnut Ridge in Division I.
DeSales Roundup

Swimmers have high expectations

First-year DeSales High School swimming and diving coach Katie Mathews can identify the best strokes for each of her swimmers.

Seniors key to DeSales' success

This very well could end up being the season that the DeSales High School football team points to in the future when talking about how it got back on track after a short stretch of mediocrity.
Local Roundup

Towns, Taylor to lead Northland boys team

The Northland High School boys basketball team lost seven players to graduation after winning its fifth Division I district title in six seasons, but a pair of talented returnees and a group of other potential contributors have fourth-year coach Sean Taylor feeling optimistic.
DeSales Roundup

Boys squad expecting better year

As the losses piled up in his first season as coach of the DeSales High School boys basketball team, Joe Bills kept focusing on the light at the end of the tunnel.
DeSales Roundup

Guard-driven girls team looks to add to title streak

The DeSales High School girls basketball team has nine true guards, two true inside players and a swing player on its roster.
Local Roundup

Being target suits Vikings girls team

With three of its top four scorers back from a team that extended its City League-North Division winning streak to 60, Northland High School girls basketball coach Bill Spencer knows what his program represents.

Pass-happy Athens is next up for DeSales

During the first round of the Division III, Region 9 playoffs Nov. 7, the DeSales High School football team gave up 345 yards passing but limited Dover's big plays and cruised to a 31-14 victory.
City League Notes

Cougars beat Bexley, await Maysville

The Beechcroft High School football team is hoping its first experience playing an out-of-area team in the Division IV playoffs goes as well as its first postseason game in the division.
DeSales Roundup

Cannon scores winner in OT

Ryan Cannon was one of the DeSales High School boys soccer team's mainstays on defense all season, but coach Domenic Romanelli noticed he wasn't having one of his best nights during the Division II state final against Bay Village Bay on Nov. 8 at Crew Stadium.