90-Day Archive

Central Roundup

Stills aiming for another trip to state meet

Since undergoing back surgery in June 2015, Westerville Central High School senior gymnast Taylor Stills compares her body to a "robot."
North Roundup

Royer's hustle sparking girls

Karli Royer never seems to stop.
South Roundup

Stadler set to make postseason splash

Westerville South High School swimmer Nate Stadler has his sights set on a pair of goals as the Wildcats prepare for the postseason.
Boys Basketball

South’s Wesson surpasses 1,000 career points

Westerville South High School senior boys basketball player Kaleb Wesson reached some prep milestones over the weekend at the Burger King Classic in Erie, Pennsylvania.
South Roundup

Future looks bright for girls squad

Westerville South High School girls basketball coach Silas Williams has established a solid but young core that could contend for league and district titles in coming seasons.
North Roundup

Balance crucial to boys' success

Balance was one of the keys to success during the first 10 games for the Westerville North High School boys basketball team.
Central Roundup

Bogetich eyeing state wrestling berth

Westerville Central High School wrestler Tre' Bogetich has had to endure a pair of disappointing finishes in which he fell short of his ultimate goal.
Boys Basketball

South tops Orange in first Calo coaching matchup

After losing its first home game in three years, the Westerville South High School boys basketball team left its gym with better memories Jan. 6.
Football -- Full Story

Stout steps down as South coach

Westerville South High School senior Dominique Long credits football coach Kyle Stout and his staff for helping the team endure a tough 2016 season.
Boys Basketball

Pickerington Central edges Westerville South in battle of unbeatens

Patience paid off early and late for the Pickerington High School Central boys basketball team in a clash of undefeated Division I titans Jan. 3.

Hartley's repeat receives top billing

As we begin 2017, we take a look back at the highlights of central Ohio high school sports for 2016.
Football

Central Ohio players help spark Buckeyes

As one of just three returning offensive starters from a year ago, Pat Elflein has spent the past few weeks helping his Ohio State football teammates understand what they're about to experience.
Commentary

OCC realignment makes Calos reluctant rivals

Westerville South High School boys basketball coach Ed Calo taught his son Anthony everything he knows about the game, from playing to coaching.
Boys Basketball

Area features abundance of young talent

Jeremiah Francis was more than two years away from playing in his first high-school basketball game when college coaches began asking about him.
Boys Basketball

Wildcats continue hot start

The Westerville South High School boys basketball team answered all challenges on its way to the Division I state title last season.
Basketball

Area teams keeping busy during holidays

What consistently has been central Ohio's best place to find strong smaller-school high school boys basketball competition over the holiday break in recent years turns 10 this season.
North Roundup

Bowlers roll with learning curve

Dean Dabe is doing more teaching in his ninth season as coach of the Westerville North High School boys and girls bowling teams, but his approach has not changed.
Central Roundup

Boys bowlers eyeing state berth

With its starting lineup back from last season, the Westerville Central High School boys bowling team is aiming for a return trip to the Division I state tournament.
South Roundup

Girls bowlers hoping for return to state

Westerville South High School bowling coach Jamie West is hoping the experience that three members of the girls team received in the Division I state tournament last season will pay dividends this winter.
Football

Top bowl games feature central Ohio flare

Now that the dust has settled on the regular season, University of Michigan senior tight end Jake Butt has shifted his focus.
South Roundup

Swim squads ready for next step

With one year of coaching under his belt, Shane Davis believes his Westerville South High School swimming and diving program is ready to take the next step.
Central Roundup

Brooks, Stills back to lead gymnasts

Westerville Central High School gymnasts Taylor Stills and Gianna Brooks are aiming for better results on the state's biggest stage.
North Roundup

Swim teams talented but short on depth

With two state qualifiers returning, second-year coach Rich Morris knows he has "top-flight" athletes on his Westerville North High School boys and girls swimming and diving teams. However, having the depth to amass points in meets is a concern.
Baseball

Weissman remembered for love of the game

To those who knew him best, no one loved baseball and Westerville more than Dave Weissman.