Relatively speaking, Nicey Bauman of the Olentangy High School girls track and field team wasn't crushed about being runner-up in the 300-meter hurdles at the Division I state meet June 7 at Ohio State.
Andrew Johnston of the Olentangy Liberty High School boys track and field team won the Division I, district 2 title in the 3,200 meters May 24 at Hilliard Darby and helped the Patriots to the 3,200 relay title and a third-place finish as a team.
Olentangy Liberty High School softball coach Bob Lee emphasized to his players the importance of putting the ball in play before his team faced Delaware in a Division I district final May 23 at Pickerington Central.
Andrew Peura scored four goals to help lead the Olentangy Orange High School boys lacrosse team to its first league title by defeating New Albany 10-7 on May 14 in a showdown for the OCC-Ohio Division championship.
Claire Wiles of the Olentangy Liberty High School girls track and field team might remember her OCC-Central Division championship in the 1,600 meters for years to come, but she hopes more memorable victories are in the offing this season.
When the Olentangy Liberty High School softball team found itself in a scoreless tie against visiting Westerville North at the end of four innings, coach Bob Lee emphasized to his players the importance of being more selective at the plate.
Nicey Bauman had just set a personal-best time in the 300-meter hurdles, one that exceeded her performance in last year's Division I state meet, but the senior on the Olentangy High School girls track and field team couldn't fully enjoy the moment.
Olentangy Liberty High School softball coach Bob Lee was concerned with how well pitcher Kristen Adkins' throwing arm would hold up last week when the Patriots had to play five OCC-Central Division games in five days.
The Olentangy High School girls lacrosse team was seeded second for the Division I North/Central Region tournament and had a first-round bye before playing Cleveland Heights in the second round May 14.
The Olentangy Liberty High School boys volleyball team doesn't have the size or athleticism it had two years ago when it captured the OCC-Cardinal Division title outright for the first time and won a team-record 17 matches.