Watterson High School boys lacrosse coach Tom Foley braced himself for the possibility of a rebuilding season after his team lost 12 players, including seven starters, from its 2013 roster to graduation.
Chisom Ifedi of the Centennial High School boys track and field team wasn't sure what to expect when he competed in the long jump in the Division I state meet after high-jumping at state in Division II last season.
The Watterson High School boys volleyball team trailed against each of its three higher-seeded opponents in the Division II East Region tournament, but rallied to win all three matches to advance to state for the first time since 2002.
As the Centennial High School girls track and field team huddled together at the end of the City League meet, the Stars felt confident they had won based on the scoring updates they had been receiving during the event.
Centennial High School softball coach Malik Dean figured his team would need a big day at the plate to beat Whetstone in a key City League-North Division rematch May 7 after the Stars rallied from a three-run deficit to beat the Braves 4-3 in eight innings April 11.
While running the anchor leg of the sprint medley relay in the Red Edwards Golden Eagle Relays last month, Hanna Merklin felt intense pain in her lower legs over the final 100 meters and collapsed as she crossed the finish line.