90-Day Archive

Track & Field

Young track teams set path for future

The boys 400-meter relay's Division II state performance aside, DeSales High School track and field coach Ben McGinnis said he'll remember this season as part of a bigger plan.
DeSales Roundup

Revamped relay places 7th at state

Jacob Gilmore, Sayyid Kanu and Brandon Krietemeyer of the DeSales High School boys track and field team saw the fourth member of their 400-meter relay, Taz Collins, injure his right knee near the finish line in the Division II regional meet May 31 at Lexington.
DeSales Roundup

Lacrosse team falls in regional

One of the DeSales High School boys lacrosse team's most lopsided victories this season came April 26, when it beat Toledo St. Francis 10-1.
DeSales Roundup

Goldsmith makes strides in shot put

DeSales High School senior Myron Goldsmith says he took up track and field last year to do something different.
City League Notes

Eastmoor boys track team again rules City

Nearly six decades have passed since one program has dominated the City League like the Eastmoor Academy boys track and field team has in recent years.
DeSales Roundup

Boys team tops expectations

The DeSales High School boys lacrosse team won the Division II state championship in 2012 and advanced to a state semifinal last year, so coach Matt Triplet acknowledged that his expectations are always high.
DeSales Roundup

Track team set for CCL meet

The DeSales High School track and field teams start every practice with a purpose.
Remembering Brookhaven

O'Neill leads stars of spring

Since opening in January 1963, Brookhaven High School has produced one state team champion apiece in football, boys basketball, girls basketball and girls track and field and state-caliber athletes in numerous sports.
Local Roundup

Beechcroft, Brookhaven await tennis tourney

The Beechcroft High School boys tennis team enters the Division II sectional tournament feeling good about its recent play.
Local Roundup

Baseball teams ready for district tournament

The Beechcroft, Brookhaven and Northland high school baseball teams are preparing for their respective district tournament matchups.
DeSales Roundup

Softball team not averse to risks

DeSales High School softball coach Julie Barber admits she takes different approaches with her teams every year.
Remembering Brookhaven

Howard's legacy looms large

It's been more than a decade since one of the greatest figures in the 51-year history of Brookhaven High School last made his presence felt.
DeSales Roundup

Busy schedule to test boys lacrosse squad

DeSales High School boys lacrosse coach Matt Triplet wouldn't necessarily have scheduled four games in seven days coming out of a week-long midseason break.
Remembering Brookhaven

Football provided more than state title

Whether it was the greatest triumph in the history of City League athletics can remain up for debate, but the Brookhaven football team's 2004 Division II state championship might be the best example of what the high school has symbolized.
Local Roundup

Tennis teams set for City coaches tourney

The Beechcroft and Brookhaven high school boys tennis teams are preparing to compete in the City League coaches tournament, which will be held Monday, May 5, at Columbus South and Linden-McKinley and Tuesday, May 6, at Wolfe Park.
DeSales Roundup

Volleyball team now focusing on tourney

DeSales High School boys volleyball coach Andy Feltz chuckled when it was pointed out that his team was among the first in central Ohio this season that could call itself a league champion.
Local Roundup

Ibarra does not dwell on injuries

When Beechcroft High School senior Stephanie Ibarra thinks about what she has endured while playing sports the last three-plus years, it's enough to make her shake her head.
City Notes

Eastmoor Academy sprints to track forefront

Again this season, Eastmoor Academy is a safe place to start when determining where the City League's best sprint corps will reside.
Tree of Life Roundup

Shonkwiler takes over baseball program

When Matt Shonkwiler was named baseball coach at Tree of Life Christian School, he knew it was important to retain his predecessor.
DeSales Roundup

Cargin leads by example for Stallions

Their conversation might take place five minutes after a game, or even the next day, but Ali Cargin of the DeSales High School girls lacrosse team always ends up reviewing the Stallions' play with coach Joe Finotti.