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Division I going back to four-region playoff setup

The Ohio High School Athletic Association has created another opportunity to honor some of its biggest and best football programs throughout the state, and it might save its member schools money along the way.
Westland Roundup

Baseball team seeking leaders

As his team prepared to bat in the top of the sixth inning April 26 at Centennial, Westland High School baseball coach Neil Bittel implored his players to rally and display some emotion.
Ready Roundup

Usner helping track squad

Kyle Usner never realized what he was missing out on until this spring.
Westland Roundup

Softball team still struggling

The Westland High School softball team has yet to meet its expectations this season.
Westland Roundup

Baseball team struggles in tough start

Westland High School baseball coach Neil Bittel continues to look for small victories as his team struggles in the early portion of the season.
Westland Roundup

Suazo motivated to reach state

Senior Ivan Suazo of the Westland High School boys track and field team is hoping a busy offseason will help him earn a berth in the Division I state meet June 3 and 4 at Ohio State.
Ready Roundup

Softball squad starts strong

Last season, the Ready High School softball team nearly pulled an upset in a Division III district semifinal and won five more games than in 2014.
Westland Roundup

Baseball team set to make progress

Westland High School baseball coach Neil Bittel wants his program to continue to make progress in his second season.
Ready Roundup

Baseball squad hopes to continue transformation

The improvement the Ready High School baseball team showed last season is part of what new coach Mike Kula views as a process of transformation.
Boys Tennis

Lack of players forces Westland to cancel season

Longtime Westland High School boys tennis coach Dan Witteman will have a break this spring that he never wanted to receive.
Girls Volleyball

Kusan excited to return to Ready

Mike Kusan is glad to be back leading the Ready High School girls volleyball program.
Wrestling

Central Crossing's Teacher named Super 12 captain

Kameron Teacher is not your typical heavyweight wrestler.
Athletes of the Year

Area's best highlight winter sports season

With the winter season having concluded, it's time to announce our Athletes of the Year.
Boys Basketball

Towns again is Super 12 captain

Last season, Northland High School boys basketball player Seth Towns shared Division I district Player of the Year honors with 2015 Newark graduate Jordan Dartis and was named ThisWeek Super 12 captain.
Basketball

Area players getting set for college postseason

During his first college season a year ago, Elijah Macon played a role in helping the West Virginia University men's basketball team improve by eight wins and reach the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament.