90-Day Archive

Boys Tennis

Wolves' season ends at district

The Worthington Kilbourne High School boys tennis team will need to fill six spots in its postseason lineup next season.
Lacrosse

Cardinals girls set to face Bears

A berth in the state tournament will be on the line when the Thomas Worthington High School girls lacrosse team plays in a Division I South/Central Region final Thursday, May 26, at defending state champion Upper Arlington.
Track & Field

Jha leads Thomas boys at district meet

Arjun Jha won the 1,600 meters to lead the Thomas Worthington High School boys track and field team in the Division I, district 1 meet, which concluded May 21 at Hilliard Darby.
Worthington Christian Roundup

Hemmingsen leads girls at district

Four individuals and two relays for the Worthington Christian High School girls track and field team qualified for the Division III regional meet, which began May 25 and concludes Friday, May 27, at Fairfield Union.
Boys Tennis

Cardinals, Wolves team up in practice

Members of the Worthington Kilbourne and Thomas Worthington high school boys tennis teams have been friends and competitors for years.
Baseball

Wolves struggle at plate in loss

The Worthington Kilbourne High School baseball team struggled to get timely hits in its 3-2 loss to ninth-seeded Pickerington Central in a Division I district semifinal May 16 at Grove City.
Boys Volleyball

Thomas falls in opening round of postseason

The Thomas Worthington High School boys volleyball team was seeded 14th of 17 teams in the Division I East Region tournament and lost at third-seeded Westerville South 25-13, 25-5, 25-11 in the first round May 14 to finish 7-18 overall.
Worthington Christian Roundup

Doubles team advances to district tournament

After not having any Division II district qualifiers a year ago, the Worthington Christian High School boys tennis team's top two players moved on to that level this season.
Softball

Cardinals' season ends with second-round loss

The Thomas Worthington High School softball team lost to eighth-seeded Mount Vernon 11-0 in five innings in the second round of the Division I district tournament May 12 to finish 9-18 overall.
Track & Field

Young duo lead Cards in OCC meet

Two underclassmen helped lead the Thomas Worthington High School track and field teams in the OCC-Central Division meet.
Baseball

Thomas’ Kiehl sets strikeout mark

Sophomore Spencer Kiehl set a single-season record for strikeouts for the Thomas Worthington High School baseball team during a 9-0 win over Newark on May 11 in the second round of the Division I district tournament.
Commentary

Coaches inspire sons to follow in their footsteps

It's easy to underestimate how much of an impact a coach can have until he or she is not doing it anymore.
Baseball

Pitching depth key for Thomas

The Thomas Worthington High School baseball team tuned up for the Division I district tournament by beating Hilliard Darby 6-2 on May 7.
Lacrosse

Schedule testing Wolves boys

The Worthington Kilbourne High School boys lacrosse team has had trouble putting together a lengthy winning streak this season, but part of that could be because of its strength of schedule.
Softball

Cardinals win tournament opener

The Thomas Worthington High School softball team defeated 31st-seeded and host Canal Winchester 7-5 in nine innings in the first round of the Division I district tournament May 9.
Football

Lee, Perry, Vannett selected in NFL draft

After not having any players from central Ohio selected in either of the last two NFL drafts, three were chosen during this year’s event held April 28-30 in Chicago.
Lacrosse

Recruiting standard undergoing review

Matt Triplet and Jack DeSantis had what in other sports could be considered a curious exchange the first time they met.
Football

Area players shine in All-Star Classic victory

From a high school football talent perspective, central Ohio proved April 30 that its 2016 graduating class stacked up just fine compared to the rest of the state.
Boys Volleyball

Cards show positive signs

The Thomas Worthington High School boys volleyball team missed an opportunity to win its first OCC-Ohio Division match of the season and extend its winning streak to four matches.
Softball

Kilbourne beats Falcons to snap five-game skid

The Worthington Kilbourne High School softball team snapped a five-game losing streak by beating Franklin Height 9-4 in an OCC-Capital Division game April 27, but could not build on the momentum.
Track & Field

Anaraodo not defined by first name

Ndidiamaka Anaraodo has lived up to her name with a comeback from a shoulder injury.
Worthington Christian Roundup

Duo sparking softball team's turnaround

Even if it means enduring a few bumps and bruises, the Worthington Christian High School softball team has been embracing the big picture this spring.
Boys Tennis

Cardinals' Chia, Waibl prep for doubles play

Heading into the final weeks of the regular season, Thomas Worthington High School boys tennis coach Bernie Sleshi is looking for opportunities to pair seniors Chris Chia and Brian Waibl at first doubles to prepare them for the postseason.
Boys Lacrosse

Wolves looking to finish shots

After his team had its four-game winning streak snapped with a 9-7 loss to Bloomfield Hills (Mich.) Brother Rice on April 17, Worthington Kilbourne High School boys lacrosse coach Drew May was anticipating a better effort from his players three days later in a 13-3 loss to Olentangy Liberty.
Track & Field

Nash ready to display state talent

Christina Nash is ready to be turned loose.
Baseball

Thomas' win over Wolves makes 'statement'

Thomas Worthington High School baseball coach Anthony Leahy believes his team made a "statement" with its 4-0 win over host Kilbourne on April 23.
NFL Draft

Area players await ultimate opportunity

Since announcing Jan. 11 that he was making himself eligible for the NFL draft, Roger Lewis has endured everything from a strained hamstring to what seemed like an endless round of meetings to even some mostly sleepless nights.
Track & Field

Distance runners pace Thomas boys

The 4,000-meter distance medley relay led the way for the Thomas Worthington High School boys track and field team in the Dublin Invitational on April 16 at Dublin Coffman.
Lacrosse

Thomas girls improve offense

The Thomas Worthington High School girls lacrosse team already has surpassed last season's win total.
Softball

Return of Boue should boost Cards

The Thomas Worthington High School softball team is hoping to be bolstered by the return of senior pitcher Sarah Boue.
Boys Volleyball

Cards working to improve passing

Despite his team's start, Thomas Worthington High School boys volleyball coach Scott Ebright remains optimistic.
Worthington Christian Roundup

Baseball coach encouraged by start

During its first six games, the Worthington Christian High School baseball team averaged 8.5 runs and got encouraging performances from its top two pitchers.
Baseball

Wolves getting strong pitching, solid hitting

The Worthington Kilbourne High School baseball team entered the week without a blemish on its record.
Boys Tennis

Kilbourne roster has 'ton of experience'

Having returned six letterwinners, the Worthington Kilbourne High School boys tennis team is expecting to win its share of matches this spring.
Boys Track & Field

Added depth to help Wolves

For the second consecutive season, the Worthington Kilbourne High School boys track and field team has a new coach.
Girls Track & Field

Thomas coach sees reasons for optimism

Coach Andy Cox has a mix of veterans and newcomers in his third season leading the Thomas Worthington High School girls track and field program.
Boys Lacrosse

Cardinals starting 'new era' under Lichtfuss

The Thomas Worthington High School boys lacrosse team is hoping a renewed energy will help it get back on path after a two-year detour.
Girls Lacrosse

Kilbourne breaking in new players

The Worthington Kilbourne High School girls lacrosse team has some retooling to do this season, as it returns just four starters from a year ago when it finished 14-5 overall and fell one win shy of making its third consecutive state appearance.
Baseball

Wolves not lacking talent

The Worthington Kilbourne High School baseball team went 16-10 overall and just missed winning a league title last year.
Softball

Thomas coach 'very excited' about season

If the Thomas Worthington High School softball team can avoid injuries, it could have a much better season than it did a year ago.