Watterson Roundup

Boys lacrosse team met challenges

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.
Centennial Roundup

Close games rare for softball team

The Centennial High School softball team wasn't involved in many close games while earning a 16-4 overall record this season.
Boys Track & Field

Stars' Ifedi humbled by state meet

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.
Watterson Roundup

Volleyball team is state runner-up

The Watterson High School boys volleyball team appeared poised to win its first state championship after winning two of the first three games against Kettering Alter in the Division II state final.
Track & Field

Ifedi earns state berth in long jump

Chisom Ifedi of the Centennial High School boys track and field team wasn't particularly good in the long jump last season.
Watterson Roundup

Focus on baseball pays dividends for Severance

Instead of playing basketball last winter, Sam Severance opted to prepare for his senior season with the Watterson High School baseball team.
Centennial Roundup

Softball team rolls to City League title

There were moments during the City League championship game when the Centennial High School softball team could have given up.
Watterson Roundup

Boys volleyball team advances to state tourney

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.
Centennial Roundup

Girls track team settles for second

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.
Watterson Roundup

Guza's track injury forces tennis changes

Mark and Michael Guza of the Watterson High School boys tennis team were looking forward to playing doubles together again in the Division II sectional.
Centennial Roundup

Softball team rolls to City-North title

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.
Watterson Roundup

Merklin happy to run through pain

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.
Centennial Roundup

Boys track squad set for City meet

The Centennial High School boys track and field team appears to be a long shot, at best, to win the City League meet Monday, May 12, and Wednesday, May 14, at Mifflin.
Watterson Roundup

McCann 'blessed' to be playing

Every time Henry McCann takes the field for the Watterson High School boys lacrosse team, the senior midfielder cherishes the experience.
Softball

Deans guiding Centennial's success

Centennial High School softball coach Malik Dean said his daughters, senior shortstop Alyah Dean and sophomore center fielder Alyssa Dean, have proven to be two of his team's best defensive players.
Centennial Roundup

Tennis team set for City tourney

The Centennial High School boys tennis team will compete in the City League coaches tournament Monday, May 5, and Tuesday, May 6, at Columbus South, Linden-McKinley and Wolfe Park.