Football

Father, son to 'battle' in 76ers, Tigers matchup

Considering the athleticism he's shown in track and field, the fact he plays the violin and piano and also is a model student, Pickerington High School Central junior Kieren Douglas' rise to becoming a starter on the football team isn't a big surprise to his father, Maurice Douglas.
City League Notes

Cougars to get season started against Devils

The top two teams in the final computer ratings in Division IV, Region 13 last season will get the matchup they weren't able to have when the Beechcroft High School football team plays host to Marion-Franklin on Friday, Sept. 4.
Whitehall-Yearling Roundup

Football team set to face Northland

When the Whitehall-Yearling High School football team visits Northland on Friday, Sept. 4, the game will have extra meaning for Rams senior wide receiver Derrion Sanders.
City Notes

Vikings, 76ers to battle in opener

Each of the past two seasons, the Independence and Northland high school football teams faced off in competitive openers.
Whitehall-Yearling Roundup

Football team begins new era

After more than two decades of serving as an assistant football coach, Whitehall-Yearling High School's Rod Lightfoot is looking forward to his head coaching debut when the Rams face Ready on Friday, Aug. 28, at DeSales.
Football

Divisional assignments realigned by OHSAA

Two weeks before the first high school football games of the 2015 season, the Ohio High School Athletic Association finally got its postseason alignments in order.
Whitehall-Yearling Roundup

Austin takes over boys soccer team

When Dan Ensign stepped down earlier this summer as boys soccer coach at Whitehall-Yearling High School, administrators quickly began the search for his replacement.
Full Story

OHSAA reverses course on enrollment decision

The ruling by the Ohio High School Athletic Association on Aug. 6 to eliminate community school students from the enrollment counts of member schools set up a temporary uncertainty for fall sports teams regarding which division they’ll compete in during the postseason.
Girls Tennis

Rams expecting improvement

With five players back from last season, Whitehall-Yearling High School girls tennis coach Ben White expects his team to improve.
Week 6: Nos. 1-5

Upper Arlington squad broke barrier, tops list

The 2000s were a groundbreaking era for high school football in central Ohio.
Football

Area squads ready for preseason tests

During its preseason schedule, the Dublin Coffman High School football team will tune up for the coming season by facing a pair of teams that qualified for the playoffs last fall and another program that has been a postseason regular the last two-plus decades.
Boys Soccer

Austin eager to guide Rams

The Whitehall-Yearling High School boys soccer team will be led this season by first-time head coach Monica Austin.