After upsetting its first opponent in the Division III district tournament, the Ready High School softball team tried to defeat another higher-seeded squad when it played fifth-seeded West Jefferson in a district semifinal May 20 at Pickerington Central.
Ryan McFarland could tell his father didn't initially understand what made him interested in joining the Ready High School boys tennis team four years ago. However, that didn't stop Dennis McFarland from coming out to matches and supporting his son throughout his prep career.
Westland High School boys tennis coach Dan Witteman knows his team doesn't match up well against the area's top teams, which is why he wants his players to just enjoy the sport and show steady progress over the course of the season.
Having opened the season with three freshmen in the starting lineup, Westland High School softball coach Kerry Maher realizes he and the rest of the coaching staff will be doing a lot of teaching this spring.