90-Day Archive

Central Roundup

Unity among key elements for girls team

Although it lost key post players Morghan Hyatt and Emma Stille to graduation, the Westerville Central High School girls basketball team returns a solid nucleus.

Hoban ends Stallions' run

Like the first three opponents to face Akron Hoban in this year's playoffs, the DeSales High School football team failed to crack the scoreboard during the second half against the defending state champion in their Division III state semifinal Nov. 26 at Arlin Field in Mansfield.

Warcats shooting for another strong season

The Westerville club hockey team is making a run toward another berth in the Buckeye Cup state tournament.
North Roundup

Girls squad features balance

With a mixture of veterans and talented young players, Lamont Tillman is feeling optimistic about his third season as Westerville North High School girls basketball coach.
South Roundup

Girls team prepared to chase goals

The Westerville South High School girls basketball team entered the season with its sights on an OCC-Buckeye Division title -- and maybe more.
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.

DeSales advances to state semifinal

The DeSales High School football team rolled through a perfect regular season, winning all but one game by double digits, and earned the Division III, Region 11 championship with similar ease.
Boys Basketball

Wesson signs with Buckeyes

Westerville South High School boys basketball standout Kaleb Wesson is fulfilling a dream.
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

DeSales falls shy of third straight championship

Given how rarely it has been on the losing end of games in recent years, the DeSales High School boys soccer team hasn't had to cope with adversity too often.

North moves in 'right direction'

Before his first season as Westerville North High School football coach, Scott Wetzel delivered a line that stuck with him all season.

Stallions, Cougars set for playoff matchup

The DeSales High School football team hasn't played Beechcroft for more than a decade, but Stallions coach Ryan Wiggins believes he has a good idea of what to expect from the Cougars when the teams meet in a Division III, Region 11 semifinal at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12, at Westerville Central.
DeSales Roundup

Regional champions: Boys soccer team again advances to final four

Jack Francisco scored a goal in his first varsity game for the DeSales High School boys soccer team earlier this season, but the freshman forward nonetheless admitted he was prepared to endure some growing pains.
Central Roundup

Football team showed tenacity

With his team facing a 1-5 record, Westerville Central High School football coach John Magistro never lost faith in his players.
North Roundup

Boys soccer coach proud of team's growth

Drew Buttermore saw marked improvement during his first season as coach of the Westerville North High School boys soccer team.

Injuries derailed Wildcats' season

Westerville South High School football coach Kyle Stout hopes his team can rebound from an injury-riddled 1-9 season.
North Roundup

Girls soccer team falls in district semi

It took the "perfect goal" to knock the Westerville North High School girls soccer team out of the postseason.
Central Roundup

Illness prevents Fry from advancing

Westerville Central High School junior McKenna Fry appeared to be headed for her second consecutive state cross country berth Oct. 29 when she became ill.
South Roundup

Boys enjoy strong season

Although his team fell short of its goals, first-year Westerville South High School boys soccer coach Wynleux Henderson was pleased with the Wildcats' season.
North Roundup

Mobley earns second berth to regional meet

Erin Mobley ran her best time of the season and is ready for more.
South Roundup

Taylor takes fifth in state golf tourney

Westerville South High School boys golfer Troy Taylor capped another strong season by earning first-team all-state honors, but the junior is hoping for even better results next fall.
Central Roundup

Stronger Fry wins title at district

Westerville Central High School girls cross country runner McKenna Fry figures to run faster as she regains her strength after dealing with an iron deficiency.

Warriors plan to show fight against Patriots

The Westerville North High School football team did not want to be relegated to the spoiler role for its regular-season finale, but that is the case as the Warriors will try to break a five-game losing streak Friday, Oct. 28, when they play host to Olentangy Liberty.