90-Day Archive

Central Crossing Roundup

McGinnis key factor in girls team's turnaround

Before Kortney McGinnis arrived as a freshman at Central Crossing High School in August 2013, the girls soccer team had won only eight games in three seasons.
Ready Roundup

Football team seeking second straight victory

The Ready High School football team is looking forward to getting a fresh start now that the season has reached its midpoint.
Grove City Roundup

Williams earns top OCC golf honor

The Grove City High School boys golf team fell just short in its quest for an OCC-Ohio Division title.
Football

Injured Comets QB eager to return

Central Crossing High School senior quarterback Deric Williamson entered the season looking to guide the football team to its third consecutive Division I postseason berth.
Grove City Christian Roundup

Volleyball team in running for league title

The Grove City Christian School girls volleyball team is looking to remain in contention for its first MSL-Cardinal Division title as it hits the midway point of league play.
Ready Roundup

Aiello learning on fly as young quarterback

Even before looking at game film, Ready High School football coach Brian Cross had an idea regarding one of the things he would be discussing with quarterback Austin Aiello after a 24-21 victory over Briggs on Sept. 3.
Football

Comets get best of Dawgs

Coming off a comeback win in the first "Battle of Grove City," the Central Crossing High School football team is getting ready for an opponent that, like the Comets, knows something about late-game drama.
Grove City Roundup

Smith hoping to run at state

When the Grove City High School girls cross country team takes off from the starting line, it's a safe bet Sydney Smith will lead the Greyhounds' pack.
Central Crossing Roundup

Improving girls tennis squad edges Westland

For the first time since 2012, the Central Crossing High School girls tennis team defeated OCC-Central Division rival Westland.
Ready Roundup

Volleyball seniors 'hungry' to win

New Ready High School girls volleyball coach Mike Kusan has stressed to his team that where it ends up a couple months from now won't resemble where it stands now.
Grove City Roundup

Girls volleyball team 'building confidence'

The Grove City High School girls volleyball team looked to carry the momentum of a 7-1 start into OCC-Ohio Division play.
Central Crossing Roundup

Davern feels right at home on golf course

Caleb Davern has made a name for himself playing for the Central Crossing High School boys golf team without attending the school.
Football

Dawgs, Comets set for first meeting

Central Crossing and Grove City high schools are separated by just over four miles.
Ready Roundup

Football team aims for repeat win over Briggs

Neither the Ready High School football team nor Briggs likely wants to experience what occurred a year ago when they met.
Grove City Christian Roundup

Football squad looks to rebound against Crestline

After facing Division V program Columbus Academy in the opener, Grove City Christian School football coach B.J. Queen hopes his team fares better when it visits Crestline on Friday, Sept. 2.
Grove City Roundup

Smith leads deep pack of runners

Joe Dollins believes these are the deepest boys and girls teams he's had in his four seasons as Grove City High School cross country coach.
Central Crossing Roundup

Girls volleyball team learning new system

First-year coach Jordyn Rees is ready to build the Central Crossing High School girls volleyball program from the ground up.
Football

Dawgs prep for Braves' balance

When Grove City High School football coach Mike Lanza studied his team's schedule for this season, he realized there were many challenges ahead.
Wrestling

Mattox moves from Central Crossing to Olentangy Liberty

State champion wrestler Jaden Mattox will have a change of scenery for his junior season.
Football

Vikings wary of retooled Eagles

Columbus Academy football coach Robin Miller had a simple message for his team as it prepared for its opener Friday, Aug. 26, at Grove City Christian.
Football

Dawgs, 'Cats ready to battle

For Hilliard Davidson High School football coach Brian White, playing time for his relatively inexperienced team will be the best gauge for checking its early season progress.
Football

Comets set for opener with North

Last season's opener didn't prove to be a sign of things to come for the Pickerington North and Central Crossing high school football teams.
Central Crossing Roundup

Experienced lineup should benefit boys soccer team

Eleven seniors give the Central Crossing High School boys soccer team much-needed experience.
Grove City Roundup

Girls soccer team aims for high goals

The Grove City High School girls soccer team entered the season looking to reach at least a Division I district final.
Ready Roundup

Football squad to open with Whitehall

Although the programs have had roughly the same record the last two seasons, the Ready High School football team has continued to have Whitehall's number.
Ironman 70.3 Ohio

Athletes ready to tackle Delaware triathlon

Len Iglar describes it as an addiction, or being similar to a cult.

Delaware geared up for Ironman's throngs

Athletes will need a mix of determination, training and toughness to overcome the biking, running and swimming courses at the upcoming Ironman 70.3 Ohio triathlon in Delaware.
Ironman 70.3 Ohio

Competitors motivated to test their mettle

Living in an enviable locale and closing in on a promotion in the Air Force, Beau Burkley didn't welcome his 40-pound weight loss.
Central Crossing Roundup

Davern to set pace for boys golf team

The Central Crossing High School boys golf team enjoyed its best season last fall, but duplicating that success may be difficult because most of the varsity lineup graduated.
Grove City Roundup

Witteman: Girls tennis team 'making progress'

Grove City High School girls tennis coach Dan Witteman has been pleased with his team's preparation and the turnout for his 28th season.