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  • Johnstown-Monroe Roundup

    Karaline Boso of the Johnstown-Monroe girls basketball team cuts off her piece of the net after the Johnnies won their first outright LCL-Cardinal championship with a 39-34 victory over visiting Northridge on Feb. 3.

    Basketball teams earn LCL titles

    Two LCL-Cardinal Division championships will be added to the banners in the Johnstown-Monroe High School gym.

Licking Valley wins LCL championship

The Licking Valley High School wrestling team won five weight classes en route to its fifth LCL championship in six seasons Feb. 6 at Newark Catholic.
Swimming & Diving

Granville, Watkins Memorial win LCL titles

The Granville and Watkins Memorial high school swimming and diving teams won titles in the inaugural LCL meet Feb. 6 at New Albany.
Northridge Roundup

Wins still elusive for girls basketball team

The Northridge High School girls basketball team continues to improve, but has not been able to reap the rewards.

Competitive balance plan pushed back by OHSAA

In a way to limit potential pitfalls, the Ohio High School Athletic Association is putting the implementation of one of its biggest changes in recent years temporarily on hold.

Deer, Pankuch embrace challenge

One moment made it clear to Mike Pankuch. All of his efforts to start a bowling program at Northridge High School were worth it.
Johnstown-Monroe Roundup

Wrestling squad finds benefit in team tourney

For the first time since 2013, the Johnstown-Monroe High School wrestling team competed in the Division II state team tournament, but it did not face an easy matchup in its opener.