90-Day Archive

Baseball

Liberty advances to regional

A.J. Kullman and Nick Parr were there last season when the Olentangy Liberty High School baseball team won a Division I district championship.
Girls Lacrosse

Braves fall just short of return to state tourney

The Olentangy High School girls lacrosse team came up short in its bid to return to the Division I state tournament.
Track & Field

Williams leads Olentangy boys at district

Jarren Williams of the Olentangy High School boys track and field team won the Division I, district 2 championship in the 100 meters and helped the 400 relay to a title, leading seven Braves individuals and two relays to the regional from the district meet that concluded May 23 at Hilliard Darby.
Softball

Patriots rout Pacers to win district title

The Olentangy Liberty High School softball team won its first Division I district title in dramatic fashion last year, scoring an unearned run in the seventh inning to beat Delaware 2-1.
Boys Volleyball

Liberty ousted by Gahanna in regional semi

The Olentangy Liberty High School boys volleyball team played well early in its Division I East Region semifinal against Gahanna.
Boys Tennis

Braves doubles team set for state

Freshman Stu Brdicka and senior Kevin Miller of the Olentangy High School boys tennis team qualified for the Division I state tournament for the first time and will compete in doubles Friday, May 29, and Saturday, May 30, at Ohio State.
Boys Lacrosse

Patriots roll past Cardinals in tournament

The Olentangy Liberty High School boys lacrosse team had outscored its opponents 46-8 in its previous three contested games entering a Division I Central Region semifinal May 27 against fourth-seeded Dublin Jerome.
Track & Field

Liberty duo encourages each other

Hailey Pickelheimer of the Olentangy Liberty High School girls track and field team sees some of herself in teammate Kelsey Mockler.
Boys Tennis

Orange sending four to district

Four members of the Olentangy Orange High School boys tennis team qualified for the Division I district tournament Friday, May 22, at Hilliard Davidson and Saturday, May 23, at Upper Arlington.
Boys Volleyball

Braves upset Scioto in tourney opener

Making its debut in the Division I East Region tournament, the seventh-seeded Olentangy High School boys volleyball team upset fourth-seeded Dublin Scioto 22-25, 29-27, 25-15, 27-25 in the first round May 16 at home.
Softball

Olentangy rallies past Warriors in tournament

The Olentangy High School softball team rallied to win at Westerville North 15-10 in the second round of the Division I district tournament May 13, setting up a semifinal showdown against Liberty.
Girls Lacrosse

Braves playing for return trip to state tournament

The Olentangy High School girls lacrosse team is one win away from returning to the Division I state tournament.
Baseball

Patriots' Parr throws second perfect game

Perfection is becoming a trend for Nick Parr.
Baseball

Braves, Patriots capture league championships

The Olentangy and Liberty high school baseball teams had similar journeys to league titles and may be on a collision course to another Division I district final.
Boys Tennis

Pioneers get first sweep of Patriots, Braves

The Olentangy Orange High School boys tennis team achieved a first May 5, earning community bragging rights by defeating Liberty 4-1.
Boys Volleyball

Liberty captures OCC championship outright

The Olentangy Liberty High School boys volleyball team beat Dublin Jerome 25-14, 25-13, 25-20 on May 7 to capture its second consecutive OCC-Cardinal Division title outright.
Boys Lacrosse

Olentangy out to finish with winning record

The Olentangy High School boys lacrosse team entered the week looking to get back on track after losing five consecutive games.
Boys Lacrosse

Veteran trio sets course for Liberty

There's no mistaking the physical differences between Jackson Druckenbroad, Drew Gouhin and Jake Worrell.
Track & Field

Orange boys squad evolving

The result of the 1,600-meter relay did not affect the Olentangy Orange High School boys track and field team's finish in the Olentangy Invitational on May 1, but coach Adam Walters still beamed with pride regarding the race's final lap.
Boys Volleyball

Patriots clinch share of OCC-Cardinal title

The Olentangy Liberty High School boys volleyball team struggled with mistakes in a key OCC-Cardinal Division match April 30 at Westerville North, making a total of 55 errors, including 17 service errors.
Softball

Patriots receive third seed for postseason

The Olentangy Liberty High School softball team received the third seed for the Division I district tournament and took a first-round bye, setting up a postseason opener Wednesday, May 13, at home.
Baseball

Liberty earns 2nd seed for district tournament

The Olentangy Liberty High School baseball team received the second seed for the Division I district tournament and opens the postseason Wednesday, May 13, at home against 35th-seeded Delaware or 41st-seeded Mifflin in a second-round game.
Girls Lacrosse

Olentangy wins OCC-Capital championship

Senior goalkeeper Maddie Barnes stopped a free shot from 8 meters with 2.5 seconds left to preserve Olentangy's 14-13 win over host New Albany on April 30 as the Braves clinched the OCC-Capital Division title.
Baseball

Olentangy's McGuinness provides pop

Joe McGuinness makes the most of mistakes.
Track & Field

Patriots boys, girls win titles at Freedom Relays

For the fourth consecutive year, the Olentangy Liberty High School girls track and field team won its home invitational, the Freedom Relays.
Track & Field

Patriots boys, girls win titles at Freedom Relays

For the fourth consecutive year, the Olentangy Liberty High School girls track and field team won its home invitational, the Freedom Relays.
Boys Lacrosse

Olentangy's Kigar raises team's play

Cliff Kigar may be the primary focus of opposing defenses, but that only allows the senior attacker for the Olentangy High School boys lacrosse team a chance to spread the wealth.
Softball

Liberty winning behind Adkins, solid hitting

As expected, senior pitcher Kristen Adkins has been a major strength for the Olentangy Liberty High School softball team for the fourth consecutive season.
Girls Lacrosse

Olentangy to play for league championship

The Olentangy High School girls lacrosse team will play for the OCC-Capital Division championship Thursday, April 30, at New Albany.
Baseball

Resilient Comer devoted to game

Cameron Comer's world was falling apart.
Baseball

Pioneers are 'starting to come together'

The Olentangy Orange High School baseball team continues to win in OCC-Capital Division play.
Boys Tennis

Pioneers show 'grit' in narrow win over Braves

The Olentangy Orange High School boys tennis team gained a measure of redemption by beating Olentangy 3-2 in an OCC-Capital Division match April 14.
Baseball

Johnson showing strength of heart

Tyler Johnson is living his dream, one day at a time.
Baseball

Senior pitchers fuel victories for Patriots

Strong pitching performances helped the Olentangy Liberty High School baseball team win six games in six days, including four OCC-Central Division contests.
Track & Field

Braves' Ginter jumps back in

For almost a year, it looked as if the event that defined the first half of Emily Ginter's high school track and field career would not be a part of the second.
Boys Volleyball

Liberty finds success with young roster

Olentangy Liberty High School boys volleyball coach Dave Hale was braced for the possibility of a rebuilding season considering his team lost seven key players to graduation, including the OCC-Cardinal Division and East Region Player of the Year in Tyler Menges.
Girls Lacrosse

Liberty has last season's win total in sight

The Olentangy Liberty High School girls lacrosse team entered the week more than halfway to last season's win total, as the Patriots were 4-1 overall before playing New Albany on April 14.
Softball

Orange dominates during Florida trip

Olentangy Orange High School softball coach Bruce Leary figured his team might be at a disadvantage when it opened with six road games against Florida squads, considering those opponents already had been playing together for a couple months.
Boys Lacrosse

Liberty getting tested early on

The Olentangy Liberty High School boys lacrosse team had lost two games entering the week, but the strength of its schedule could make it a postseason threat.
Baseball

Rain keeps Braves from taking field

Rain has cut into the schedule of the Olentangy High School baseball team.