Watterson Roundup

Boys team confident despite recent slide

A rough stretch with the regular season winding down isn't changing the big picture for the Watterson High School boys basketball team.
City League Notes

Northland to face Walnut Ridge in boys title game

Walnut Ridge High School boys basketball coach Brian Shininger expects Northland's Seth Towns to get his share of the points during the City League championship game Saturday, Feb. 13, at Columbus East.
Centennial Roundup

Fair-Harris guiding boys team

Although the Centennial High School boys basketball team may have hoped for a better regular season, coach Roosevelt Osborne III said the Stars have played quite well since mid-January.
Watterson Roundup

Girls squad focused on outright title

A stumble in league action hasn't changed the Watterson High School girls basketball team's focus.

Competitive balance plan pushed back by OHSAA

In a way to limit potential pitfalls, the Ohio High School Athletic Association is putting the implementation of one of its biggest changes in recent years temporarily on hold.
City Notes

Vikings, Nubians to meet for title

For the second time in Bill Spencer's three seasons as coach, the Northland High School girls basketball team will meet Africentric for the City League championship.
Centennial Roundup

Girls squad earns share of City-North

The Centennial High School girls basketball team shared the City League-North Division title with Northland, just like it did last season.
Watterson Roundup

Gilles steps up to boost boys team

For the rest of the season, Watterson High School boys basketball coach Vince Lombardo expects opponents to make it as difficult as possible for his team to get the ball inside to senior post players Nate Boone and Michael Schweitzer.
City Notes

DuBose building Tigers' program

Francwau DuBose believes he knows a good opportunity when he sees one.
Commentary

Visitors should expect antics from home fans

The "Curtain of Distraction" sits under the basket on the west end of the Reynoldsburg High School gymnasium, waiting to help work magic for the Raiders.
Centennial Roundup

Wrestling team seeks strong finish

The Centennial High School wrestling team has had some individual success this season, and coach Brian Knisley is hoping that others are beginning to turn the corner as well.
Watterson Roundup

Mental edge brings out best in Horan

In addition to competing for the LaSalle University women's swimming and diving team next year, Watterson High School senior Carrie Horan also is looking forward to being a part of what she has heard is a well-respected psychology program.
Boys Basketball

Play-by-Play Classic features strong field

Three of last year's four Division I district champions in high school boys basketball will be among those hitting the floor this weekend in the 14th annual Jared Sullinger Ohio Scholastic Play-by-Play Classic at Ohio Dominican.
City League Notes

Tough schedule helping Africentric girls squad

While putting together his team's schedule, Africentric Early College girls basketball coach Will McKinney attempted to bolster it with as many strong non-league opponents as possible.
Centennial Roundup

Girls team in need of a little help

One of the goals for the Centennial High School girls basketball team is to return to the City League championship game after it lost to Eastmoor Academy 44-43 in the final last year.
Watterson Roundup

Wrestling now is main focus for Kring

Coming off a strong season for the Watterson High School wrestling team last winter, Ben Kring had to make a decision.
Commentary

Recruits face decisions when coaches move on

Sometime on Feb. 3, Tyrece Speaight will sign a letter of intent to play football at Miami University.
Centennial Roundup

Girls squad needs rally to top Braves

The Centennial High School girls basketball team overcame some adversity ahead of a key City League-North Division contest Jan. 12 against Northland.
City Notes

Tests await Scots boys basketball team

The two-time defending City League-South Division champion Walnut Ridge High School boys basketball team closes the first round of league play against a pair of teams attempting to establish themselves as league title contenders.
Watterson Roundup

Boone takes different path to success

Football seemingly runs in his family's blood, but that hasn't kept Watterson High School senior Nate Boone from walking a different path.