90-Day Archive

City Notes

Walnut Ridge, Eastmoor Academy eager to repeat

Both of the programs that represented Columbus City Schools in the state boys basketball tournament believe reasons abound that they could approach that level again a year from now.
DeSales Roundup

Baseball team looks to rebound

Despite losing most of its top offensive contributors from last year, the DeSales High School baseball team returns its top two pitchers and, coach Tom Neubert hopes, an influx of energy that will help them rebound from a sub-par season.
City Notes

Eastmoor Academy, Walnut Ridge advance to state

Although the Eastmoor Academy boys basketball team is making its first appearance in the state tournament and Walnut Ridge hasn't been to state since winning the Class AAA title in 1971, at least their coaches have some experience at that level.
DeSales Roundup

Girls lacrosse team set to defend titles

The DeSales High School girls lacrosse team began its ninth season March 24 unlike any of the previous eight.
City League Notes

Boys teams show depth with district titles

Of the 10 boys basketball championship trophies handed out by the Central District last weekend, five went to City League programs, including four from the City-South Division.
DeSales Roundup

Boys squad enjoyed success

At first glance, the DeSales High School boys basketball team's improvement from the 2013-14 season to this year is easy to see.
City League Notes

Eastmoor girls earn district championship

When the second-seeded Centennial High School girls basketball team decided to go into the same bracket as top-seeded Eastmoor Academy at the Division II district tournament draw last month, the Warriors took it personally.
DeSales Roundup

Wrestlers fall short of state

The DeSales High School wrestling team didn't get the ending it wanted in the Division II district tournament, but coach Nick Preston hardly is dejected.
City League Notes

Boys basketball teams eager for tourney

Staying busy hasn't been easy over the past few weeks for several City League boys basketball programs.
DeSales Roundup

Girls team to face Olentangy

In previewing his team's Division I district semifinal opponent, DeSales High School girls basketball coach Brian Cromwell described an Olentangy team that sounds a lot like what the Stallions strive to be.
City Notes

Walnut Ridge ends title drought on mat

Entering this season, nine programs had won City League wrestling championships since the Walnut Ridge High School team last earned a title in 1973.
DeSales Roundup

Boys complete sweep of Watterson

Sweeping Watterson is a goal for which the DeSales High School boys basketball team strives every season.
City League Notes

Northland topples Walnut Ridge for boys title

The depth of the Northland High School boys basketball team is shining through in time for the postseason.
DeSales Roundup

Girls squad hopes to make good use of time off

By the time it takes the court against Canal Winchester on Wednesday, Feb. 25, for its first-round game in the Division I district tournament, it will have been 11 days since the DeSales High School girls basketball team last played.
City Notes

Walnut Ridge, Northland to play for title

Much has changed for the Northland and Walnut Ridge high school boys basketball teams since they last met for the City League championship in 2013.
DeSales Roundup

Cummins battles her way back

In the immediate aftermath of last year's Division I girls state swimming and diving meet, DeSales High School's Maureen Cummins gave little thought of having advanced to that stage as a freshman.
Boys Basketball

'They got really good together'

Considering how much time he's spent either watching or playing alongside him, there's little that Northland High School junior Seth Towns doesn't know about Gahanna Lincoln junior Matt Moyer on the basketball court.
DeSales Roundup

Bowlers seeking strong finish

The DeSales High School boys bowling team is no stranger to fast starts, but now it wants to make sure it finishes just as strong.
Local Roundup

Northland girls earn share of City-North title

Both the Northland and Beechcroft high school girls basketball teams came up short of the biggest prize of the regular season, but the season's first two months still had plenty of positive moments for each program.
City League Notes

Beechcroft boys seek good seed for tourney

From 2002-07, the Beechcroft High School boys basketball team won four Division II district championships and made state semifinal appearances in 2002 and 2003.
DeSales Roundup

Warm-up routine sets tone for boys team

The DeSales High School boys basketball team's most successful stretch in five years was enough to excite the Stallions, but they wanted a little more.
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.