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    Clayton Bullard (91), a 2014 Johnstown-Monroe High School graduate, underwent surgery in December to repair a torn labrum and fractured scapula in his left shoulder. He expects to be fully recovered entering his junior year at Urbana University.

    Bullard bouncing back from surgery

    Clayton Bullard had had enough of the pain.
Club Soccer

Area teams primed for Midwest Regional Cup

The 216 club soccer teams competing in the Midwest Regional Cup have so little room for error that even a tie in pool play can end the chances of playing for a championship.

Chatfield eyes all-star opportunity

Jonny Chatfield recently went from the hay field to the football field.
Football (Full story)

Division I playoff games moving to Friday

What many view as an almost sacred tradition will be a part of the postseason beginning this fall for central Ohio’s biggest high school football programs.
Northridge Roundup

Carpenter plans to better state finish

It was her birthday, but Olivia Carpenter wasn't celebrating.
Johnstown-Monroe Roundup

Softball team enjoyed 'a lot of firsts' this season

Sitting at the postgame press conference, a smile crept across the face of Johnstown-Monroe High School softball coach Steve Smith.
State Track Notes

Jerome twins reach podium with heavy hearts

Dublin Jerome High School senior twin distance runners Brad and Carly Davis ran in their first state track and field meet with more on their minds than reaching the Division I awards podium.