90-Day Archive


Braves, 'Cats to play with purpose

The Olentangy and Westerville South high school football teams hope the path toward a return to the postseason begins at the other's expense in their season-opening meeting Friday, Aug. 29.
Girls Cross Country

North coach concerned about team's depth

Westerville North High School girls cross country coach Johnny Jackson won't complain about his team having speed, as long as it's the right kind.

North to face playoff regular

The season-opening matchup between the Marion-Franklin and Westerville North high school football teams came together almost in the blink of an eye.
Boys Cross Country

'Cats hope to benefit from team excursion

The Westerville South High School boys cross country team spent the first weekend of what it hopes will be a landmark season at a camp, strengthening as a unit.

Warhawks, Stallions ready for rematch

The second chapter of a developing rivalry between the DeSales and Westerville Central high school football teams is about to be written.
Boys Soccer

Central looking to take next step

After reaching a Division I district final each of the past two seasons, the Westerville Central High School boys soccer team is hoping to advance further this year.
Girls Soccer

New coach pleased with progress of young Wildcats

Mark Wise brings a wealth of experience to his new position as girls soccer coach at Westerville South High School.
Boys Golf

Top five players back for Warriors

Westerville North High School boys golf coach Bob Markin was excited enough to have all of his top five back from last year.
Girls Golf

Wildcats' Davenport eyeing state

The last time the Westerville South High School girls golf program had a Division I state qualifier was in 1999 when Tiffany Bell finished fourth on Ohio State's Gray Course.
Girls Tennis

First-year North coach: 'We have talent'

Most of what first-year Westerville North High School girls tennis coach Rob Carlson knew about his team before tryouts was gleaned from his time as the Warriors' boys coach this past spring.

Ulliman wins two Olympic medals

It's been a banner year for Kyle Ulliman in a pair of sports.

Multi-skilled Stopar earns OHSAA scholarships

Not only did Bryan Stopar rarely take a season off, but the recent DeSales High School graduate made himself so indispensable in three sports that he hardly got a play off, either.

Wells ready to roll in world tourney

Mary Wells' bowling achievements have enabled her to travel the world.
Women's Rugby

Wilson to play for U.S. in World Cup

While schoolmates opted to participate in sports with less contact, Sarah Wilson decided to tackle one that's much more physical.
Girls Lacrosse

D'Amico selected as South coach

Danielle D'Amico has been named girls lacrosse coach at Westerville South High School.
Girls Basketball

Kloepfer fired after 11 seasons at North

Coach Jim Kloepfer will not have his contract renewed after 11 seasons leading the Westerville North High School girls basketball program.
Ralph Young All-Sports Trophy

Mansfield's contributions help Central win award

Tommy Mansfield left his mark on the athletic programs at Westerville Central High School.

Central grad Pollock begins pro career

The journey continues for former Westerville Central High School baseball standout Kyle Pollock.

Healys come up aces in same week

Mary Jo Healy waited almost 40 years to record her first hole-in-one, and she didn't even get to fully enjoy it.
Boys Track & Field

Seniors help Central to 'outstanding' year

The 12 seniors for the Westerville Central High School boys track and field team left their mark on the program.
Girls Track & Field

Wildcats eager for next season

Westerville South High School girls track and field coach Jimmy Gaul already is looking forward to next season.
Boys Lacrosse

Warhawks came close to 'outstanding year'

Although he hoped his team would advance further in the Division I Central Region tournament, Westerville Central High School boys lacrosse player Brooks Burton was pleased the Warhawks achieved one of their goals.
Girls Lacrosse

Warriors coach excited about program's future

With just six players with varsity experience, including no seniors, Westerville North High School girls lacrosse coach Chip Walston realized this season would be a learning experience for his team.

Track & Field Central boys relay places 4th at state

After a disappointing outcome in his individual event, Westerville Central High School senior Michael Bisaha helped the Warhawks to a strong finish in the 400-meter relay in the Division I boys state track and field meet June 7 at Ohio State.