90-Day Archive


Young squad hitting stride after slow start

Westerville club hockey coach Brad Bloomberg said it took several games for his younger athletes to get used to playing together at the varsity level after his team lost 10 players to graduation.

Warhawks' Stills eyes return to state

The Westerville Central High School gymnastics team began its second season boosted by the return of state-qualifier Taylor Stills.
Girls Basketball

Central awaits 'huge' game against North

There is no doubt Jamiya Pride knows the importance of the game between his Westerville Central High School girls basketball team and Westerville North.
Boys Basketball

South set to battle Darby

The Westerville South High School boys basketball team will put its undefeated record on the line when it plays host to Hilliard Darby on Friday, Dec. 19.

Crooks looks to return South to past glory

After George Crooks resigned as wrestling coach at Westerville South High School following the 2007-08 season, he maintained a keen interest in the program.
Girls Basketball

Tillman earns first victory as North tops South

Lamont Tillman earned his first victory as a varsity head coach when the Westerville North High School girls basketball team edged visiting Westerville South 55-51 on Dec. 4 in a season-opening OCC-Cardinal Division game.
Girls Swimming & Diving

Kramer expected to lead Central

The Westerville Central High School girls swimming and diving team should feature a solid nucleus led by sophomore Maddy Kramer.
Boys Swimming & Diving

College signees boost North

First-year Westerville North High School swimming and diving coach Susan Tonjes is looking to seniors Mason Miller and Matthew Bernsdorf to lead the boys team.
Boys Basketball

Veteran Wildcats expect success

The Westerville South High School boys basketball team returns all five starters and lost just one player to graduation from last year's team that finished 16-6 overall.

Warcats unfazed by early losses

Even though the Westerville club hockey team has started 1-7-2 overall and 1-4-2 in the Greater Columbus High School Club Hockey League, North junior forward Nick Orioli said the Warcats aren't close to panicking.

Warhawks fall to St. Edward

Westerville Central High School senior football player Nate Jackowski fought his emotions following his team's 41-0 loss to Lakewood St. Edward in a Division I, Region 1 semifinal Nov. 22 at Arlin Field in Mansfield.
Girls Basketball

North returns veteran group for new coach

Lamont Tillman loves the situation he inherited in his first year coaching the Westerville North High School girls basketball team.

South’s Davenport signs with Chicago State

Westerville South High School senior Felicia Davenport signed to play women’s golf for Chicago State.

Warhawks brace for seasoned St. Edward

Westerville Central High School football coach John Magistro loves challenges.

South's Kelbley inducted into OCC hall of fame

Longtime Westerville South High School softball coach Jerry Kelbley has earned several awards during his career.

Schorling to play college lacrosse

Westerville Central High School senior girls lacrosse player Jeni Schorling signed Nov. 12 to play at Lincoln Memorial University in Harrogate, Tenn. The Railsplitters will play their first season this spring.

Carter to play college softball

Westerville Central High School senior softball player Hannah Carter signed Nov. 12 to play at Malone University in Canton.

Central baseball players pick schools

Three Westerville Central High School senior baseball players signed Nov. 12 to play in college.

Sandviks to run at Miami

Westerville North High School seniors Haley and Heather Sandvik signed Nov. 13 to compete in cross country and track and field at Miami University.

Simmons to play at Wright State

Westerville North High School senior Symone Simmons signed Nov. 14 to play women’s basketball at Wright State.

Warriors gave opposition all it could handle

The Westerville North High School football team won one fewer game than last year, but coach Rodger Elander wasn't left with a bad taste in his mouth.

Bates: Wildcats showed heart

Westerville South High School football coach Tim Bates was proud of the way his team responded to adversity this season.

Warhawks again to face Fitch

The Westerville Central High School football team's pursuit of a Division I state title has started on a similar path as a year ago.
Cross Country

North's Sandvik twins battle elements at state

Many runners and spectators were shivering during the Division I state cross country meet Nov. 1 at National Trail Raceway, as cloudy skies and persistent breezes dropped the wind chill into the mid-30s.