90-Day Archive

Upper Arlington Roundup

Girls basketball team focusing on guard play

Macy Spielman is a point guard by trade, but as one of two returning starters for the Upper Arlington High School girls basketball team, the 5-foot-10 sophomore doesn't necessarily know where she'll be on the floor at any given time this season.
Super 12 Boys Soccer Team

Skillful Strickler sparked Cardinals

When it comes to analyzing Kristo Strickler’s game, St. Charles Preparatory School soccer coach Chris Vonau struggles to find a flaw.
Athletes of the Year

Honorees highlight 2016 fall season

As the fall season winds down, it’s time to announce our Athletes of the Year.
Boys Golf

Gdovin resigns as UA coach

Citing family commitments, Upper Arlington High School boys golf coach Steve Gdovin recently stepped down after two seasons.
Super 12 Girls Soccer Team

Hensley stands tall in goal for Gahanna

Kaylee Hensley told herself she just needed to save the first shot and she’d be OK.
Boys Soccer

Jaguars to enter MSL with sustained success

Since J.J. Bain took over as coach in 2014, the Wellington School boys soccer team has gone a combined 34-14-8 and this season won a Division III district championship.
Upper Arlington Roundup

Heuerman happy with state effort

Heidi Heuerman's first appearance in the Division I state girls cross country meet was not her first race at National Trail Raceway.

Bears motivated after missing playoff berth

The Upper Arlington High School football team's expected returnees won't have to wrack their brains figuring out a motto to guide them through offseason work and, potentially, the 2017 season.
Upper Arlington Roundup

Water polo team bounces back

Upper Arlington High School assistant boys water polo coach J.J. Spangler was as unhappy as some of his players when their chance at a state championship evaporated Oct. 28.
Boys Soccer

Wellington celebrates district championship

After winning 14 games in 2013 to set a program record for victories, the Wellington School boys soccer team tied that mark the next season.

UA falls short of playoff berth

Another wild game in the Upper Arlington High School football team's series against Dublin Coffman went the Shamrocks' way, and as a result, the Golden Bears' playoff hopes disappeared.
Upper Arlington Roundup

Girls win state water polo title

Upper Arlington High School girls water polo coach Dan Peterkoski dislikes comparing his teams, many of which have won state championships.
Wellington Roundup

Boys soccer squad knocks off No. 2 seed

The Wellington School boys soccer team didn't think of itself as a big underdog when it traveled to play second-seeded Marion Pleasant on Oct. 22 in the second round of the Division III district tournament.

Bears, 'Rocks ready to clash

The Dublin Coffman and Upper Arlington high school football teams know to expect the unexpected when it comes to their rivalry, but what's at stake Friday, Oct. 28, is perfectly clear to both teams.
Upper Arlington Roundup

Girls golf squad qualifies for state

Sophie Hemleben can't remember how many rounds she has played at the Ohio State Golf Club.

Linemen paving way for Golden Bears' offense

Facing what coach Joel Cutler called "two one-game seasons," the Upper Arlington High School football team hopes to roll into the playoffs firing on all cylinders.

Golden Bears look to rebound against Monarchs

Another loss to one of its biggest rivals might sting for a while, but the Upper Arlington High School football team was anxious to turn the page after a 24-7 loss to Hilliard Davidson on Oct. 7 dashed their hopes for an undefeated season.
Wellington Roundup

Girls tennis team sending contingent to district

Mental toughness might have been the difference for the Wellington School girls tennis team in a Division II sectional tournament Oct. 6 and 8 at Columbus School for Girls.
Upper Arlington Roundup

'Fiery' Fetch helps drive girls squad

Emma Fetch hoped a taste of varsity play with the Upper Arlington High School girls volleyball team her freshman year would signal big things to come throughout the rest of her Golden Bears career.

UA embracing next challenge

The Hilliard Davidson High School football team has dominated its rivalry with Upper Arlington in recent years, and the Golden Bears are undefeated entering their OCC-Central Division matchup Friday, Oct. 7, at Davidson.
Wellington Roundup

Boys soccer squad continues to improve

The Wellington School boys soccer team has proven its mental toughness to coach J.J. Bain this season.
Upper Arlington Roundup

Stakes high for tennis pair

When Masha Manilchuk and Ashley Weeks of the Upper Arlington High School girls tennis team take the court together in a Division I sectional tournament Thursday, Oct. 6, it won't be the first time they have done so.
Upper Arlington Roundup

Bigger goals await golfers

Some Upper Arlington High School boys golfers expressed surprise not that they won the OCC-Central Division championship, but that they went 20-0 in doing so.

Bears pleased but not satisfied

Moments after an emotional win gave his team its best start in a decade, Upper Arlington High School football coach Joel Cutler swore the playoffs weren't emphasized leading up to a 35-29 overtime win over previously unbeaten Pickerington Central on Sept. 23.