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.
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.
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.
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.
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.