90-Day Archive

Cross Country

OHSAA approves postseason changes

When the Ohio High School Athletic Association began combining boys and girls enrollments to determine postseason divisions for cross country in 2013, one of the coaches who expressed disappointed in the decision was Watterson’s Matt McGowan.
Club Soccer

Area teams primed for Midwest Regional Cup

The 216 club soccer teams competing in the Midwest Regional Cup have so little room for error that even a tie in pool play can end the chances of playing for a championship.
Football (Full story)

Division I playoff games moving to Friday

What many view as an almost sacred tradition will be a part of the postseason beginning this fall for central Ohio’s biggest high school football programs.
Baseball

Area players taken in MLB draft

Ronnie Dawson, a 2013 Licking Heights High School graduate and a junior at Ohio State, was selected by the Houston Astros in the second round of the MLB draft June 9.
Westland Roundup

Suazo places 5th at state in 110 hurdles

Westland High School track and field coach Tim Eckard felt a sense of pride as he greeted students after they received their diplomas during the school's graduation June 4 at the Celeste Center.

Ready AD leaving for UA

Michael Rossetti is making a career move.
Ready Roundup

Whitt conquers nerves, places 6th in 400 at state

Once she got her footing, things came together nicely for Lauren Whitt.
Ready Roundup

Usner, Whitt compete in state track and field meet

Despite not competing in boys high school track and field until this spring, Ready senior Kyle Usner began the season with a goal of making it to state in a throwing event.
Westland Roundup

Suazo's hard work brings state berth

Tim Eckard called senior Ivan Suazo one of the hardest workers he's coached during his 15 seasons as Westland High School track and field coach.
Westland Roundup

Suazo wins 110 hurdles at district

Westland High School boys track and field standout Ivan Suazo moved closer to a major goal by winning the 110-meter hurdles in the Division I, district 2 meet held May 17, 18 and 21 at Hilliard Darby.
Track & Field

Ready athletes advance to regional competition

The Ready High School boys and girls track and field teams each had larger contingents at the regional meet compared to a year ago.
Commentary

Coaches inspire sons to follow in their footsteps

It's easy to underestimate how much of an impact a coach can have until he or she is not doing it anymore.
Ready Roundup

Tennis coach pleased with sectional outcome

At the Division II postseason meeting May 1, Ready High School boys tennis coach Dan Skuce made what proved to be a smart move when he placed his team in the Columbus Academy sectional.
Westland Roundup

Suazo heading back to regional

Westland High School boys track and field standout Ivan Suazo continues to pile up the accolades as his prep career winds down.
Commentary

Coaches inspire sons to follow in their footsteps

It's easy to underestimate how much of an impact a coach can have until he or she is not doing it anymore.