90-Day Archive

Synchronized Swimming

Central Ohio girls set to compete in Junior Olympics

The merger between two central Ohio synchronized swimming programs has proven successful, as 24 area girls will be competing in the Junior Olympics Championships from Friday, June 24, though July 2 in Long Island, New York.
Track & Field

Stallions' Ervin to run in Australia

James Ervin always took to heart one particular piece of advice his mother gave him as a youth, not knowing if it would ever come in handy.
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.
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.
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.
Girls Track & Field

Warhawks expect big things in '17

It was a record-setting season for the Westerville Central High School girls track and field team, and with several key athletes eligible to return, coach Ryan Borland expects similar success in the future.
Boys Track & Field

Warriors hope to rebound next season

After losing several key athletes to graduation in 2015, Westerville North High School boys track and field coach Johnny Jackson expected a rebuilding year this spring.

Westerville rowers compete at nationals

The Westerville high school club rowing team had two boats compete at USRowing Youth Nationals, and one made it out of its opening heat.
DeSales Roundup

Girls win Division II title in lacrosse

DeSales High School girls lacrosse coach Joe Finotti swore a 7-6 loss to Chagrin Falls on April 30 was the farthest thing from his mind as his team prepared for a rematch with the Tigers in the Division II state final June 4 at Worthington Kilbourne.
Memorial Tournament

McGirt picks up first PGA Tour win

The third consecutive playoff produced the third consecutive first-time winner at Muirfield Village Golf Course.
Track & Field

Brown rises to occasion at state

Westerville South High School track and field coach Jimmy Gaul had high praise for Chasatea' Brown as she closed her prep career by reaching the awards podium twice in the Division I state meet June 4 at Ohio State.
Girls Lacrosse

Season pleases North coach

Several things went right in Mollie Phythyon's second season as Westerville North High School girls lacrosse coach.
Girls Lacrosse

D’Amico resigns as South coach

Citing personal commitments, Westerville South High School girls lacrosse coach Danielle D’Amico stepped down after her second season.
DeSales Roundup

Girls lacrosse team captures first regional title

After creeping one round further in the postseason every season for the past four years, the DeSales High School girls lacrosse team is ready to toss that steady progression out the window and catapult to its ultimate goal.

Softball players receive honors

Westerville Central High School softball player Megan McMenemy led the Warhawks' list of postseason awards, as she was named OCC-Cardinal Division Player of the Year along with first-team all-state and all-district in Division I.
Track & Field

Brown leads South girls at regional

Coming off a record-setting performance in the Division I regional meet, Chasatea' Brown of the Westerville South High School girls track and field team will look to close her prep career on a high note at state.
Boys Lacrosse

South seeking new coach

Mike Norman will not return next season as boys lacrosse coach at Westerville South High School.

North seeking athletics director

Vicki Saunders will not return in the fall as athletics director at Westerville North High School, principal Kurt Yancey said.
Rowing

Westerville advances two boats to nationals

Considering there have been seasons when three times as many of his team's rowers have qualified for USRowing Youth Nationals, Westerville high school club coach Matt Chase wouldn't describe his program as being content with its latest regatta.
Softball

Wamsley: Warhawks enjoyed 'great season'

Westerville Central High School softball coach Brian Wamsley was quick to point to his team's accomplishments this season moments after an 8-4 loss to Marysville in a Division I district semifinal May 16 at Olentangy.
Boys Tennis

Kotik, Clark led way for 'Cats

After falling just short of earning a Division I district berth last year, Westerville South High School boys tennis player Jacob Kotik reached that goal this season.
Track & Field

Central girls make mark at district

The Westerville Central High School girls track and field team was looking to carry the momentum of finishing second in the Division I, district 1 meet into the regional, which began May 25 and concludes Friday, May 27, at Pickerington North.
Boys Volleyball

Wildcats fall just short in East Region final

The Westerville South High School boys volleyball team couldn't finish the deal against second-seeded Pickerington North, losing a Division I East Region final 16-25, 19-25, 25-17, 26-24, 15-11 on May 20 at Westerville Central.
Lacrosse

Coach: North boys squad shows moxie

First-year Westerville North High School boys lacrosse coach Nate Nelson entered the season looking to rejuvenate the program.