90-Day Archive


Upper Arlington set for showdown with Liberty

After opening OCC-Central Division play with lopsided victories, the Olentangy Liberty and Upper Arlington high school football teams will meet Friday, Sept. 26, for a showdown between 3-1 teams.
Upper Arlington Roundup

Girls tennis team captures 26th straight OCC title

The Upper Arlington High School girls tennis team began last week by winning its 26th consecutive OCC championship.
Upper Arlington Roundup

Girls golf team finishes second in OCC tourney

One of the things Upper Arlington High School girls golf coach Kristi Ghidotti likes about her team is her top five players are, more or less, equally talented.

Errors costly for Bears in loss to Lions

Big-yardage plays helped the Upper Arlington High School football team to a 2-0 start, but difficulty with fundamentals kept the Golden Bears from their first 3-0 start since 2007.

UA preparing to face Lions' spread scheme

Considering both have new coaches, this year's matchup likely won't look much like the past three seasons when the Upper Arlington and Gahanna Lincoln high school football teams met.
Upper Arlington Roundup

Golfers strive to be 'legendary'

Although he remembered virtually every detail of an impressive stretch for his team in late August, Upper Arlington High School boys golf coach Ron Mautz still smiled as he flipped through his scorebook.
Water Polo

Girls squad learning basics

The entire roster for the Upper Arlington High School girls water polo team is listed in a display case near the school's natatorium, along with pictures of several players and coaches.
Wellington Roundup

Girls golfers making progress

For the second consecutive season, the Wellington School girls golf team doesn't have a No. 1 player who can consistently challenge for medalist honors.
Upper Arlington Roundup

Field hockey team starts fast

Upper Arlington High School field hockey coach Kelly Roderick was hoping this would be a landmark season, as her team returned 10 starters and 11 seniors.

Bears prepare to face Braves

In at least one respect, Upper Arlington High School football coach Joel Cutler expects his team's game Friday, Sept. 5, at home against Whetstone to closely resemble the season opener against Dublin Jerome.
Upper Arlington Roundup

Girls runners like pack mentality

The Upper Arlington High School girls cross country team won its first five events last season and eight of its first nine, including the OCC-Central Division and Division I, district 3 meets.

Upper Arlington ready to begin Cutler era

Upper Arlington High School football coach Joel Cutler has a good idea about what his team will face in its season opener Friday, Aug. 29, at home against Dublin Jerome.
Wellington Roundup

Goals set high for boys golfers

Craig Mosier stopped short of predicting that the Wellington School boys golf team will put together the best season in program history, but the seventh-year coach didn't hesitate to say it has the potential to do so.
Upper Arlington Roundup

Passing key for girls soccer team

Upper Arlington girls soccer coach Chris Merrick hopes to lose count of how many of his players touch the ball during any given possession this season.
Girls Tennis

Competition fierce among Bears

If Upper Arlington High School girls tennis coach Shaun Stamps has any gray hairs, they're well-hidden.
Upper Arlingon Roundup

Boys golfers eyeing state

If last season was any indication, a strong performance in the OCC-Central Division might signal greater success for the Upper Arlington High School boys golf team.
Women's Soccer

Flower proved to be unflappable in goal

The first time Mark Wise saw Shannon Flower play goalkeeper, it was part of a demonstration at a girls soccer coaches clinic in the spring of 2009.
Wellington Roundup

Jaguars announce three new coaches

Artie Taylor, J.J. Bain and Dondi Pangalangan have been hired to lead the boys basketball, boys soccer and girls soccer programs, respectively, at the Wellington School.

Upper Arlington hires Marker as new coach

The Upper Arlington High School baseball team needed only two weeks to find a new coach.

Schaefer quits as UA boys athletics director

Ted Wolford's top memory of Michael Schaefer's tenure as Upper Arlington High School's boys athletics director involves Schaefer going above and beyond his responsibilities to help another school.

Middleton steps down as Upper Arlington's coach

The Upper Arlington High School baseball team is in search of a new coach.

Upper Arlington boys athletics director stepping down

Michael Schaefer is exchanging his administrator’s hat for a return to the classroom.