After falling short of earning a Division I state berth in doubles last year, junior Jonathan Zhuravel and sophomore Jordan Phelps of the Olentangy Orange High School boys tennis team entered this season determined to qualify for state.
After giving up five runs in the second inning of a Division I district final May 23 against Central Crossing, the Olentangy Liberty High School softball team showed its ability to battle back during the next inning.
Having set the Liberty Middle School record in the 200 meters as an eighth-grader, Trevor Collins couldn't blame anyone for thinking he would have a solid track and field career at the high school level.
A strong start, along with two big plays in the seventh inning, helped the Olentangy Liberty High School softball team upset the state’s No. 1-ranked team in a Division I district semifinal May 16 at Olentangy.
Siobhan Szerencsits knows she was tied for third in the girls pole vault in last week's area track and field honor roll, and she knows she is within two inches of the Olentangy High School record in that event.
Considering that Josh Grega takes his own notes in preparation for every Olentangy High School boys volleyball match and fills his spare time studying film of himself and others, maybe it's no surprise that he remembers every detail of how he took up the sport.
The Ohio High School Athletic Association has created another opportunity to honor some of its biggest and best football programs throughout the state, and it might save its member schools money along the way.