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  • Licking Heights Roundup

    Jordin Spears, a 5-7 senior guard who was the LCL-Buckeye Player of the Year last season, returns to lead the Hornets girls basketball team.

    Girls squad banking on experience

    With the bulk of last year's roster returning, the Licking Heights High School girls basketball team will be looking to improve on a 14-9 record and runner-up finish in the LCL-Buckeye Division.
County Roundup

Newark girls set for more success

The Newark High School girls basketball team has done its best not to take for granted the success it has enjoyed the past two seasons.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Boys striving to 'get better every day'

The Watkins Memorial High School boys basketball team fell just short of reaching its major goal of a winning season a year ago by finishing 11-12 overall.
Division VI State Semifinal

Cuyahoga Heights 30, Newark Catholic 14

ORRVILLE — The Newark Catholic High School football team was run over for much of the first half of a Division VI state semifinal Nov. 25, and despite losing a fumble and coming up short on first-and-goal at Cuyahoga Heights’ 6-yard line to start the second half, it still was in the game.
Athletes of the Year

Honorees highlight 2016 fall season

As the fall season winds down, it’s time to announce our Athletes of the Year.
Super 12 Boys Soccer Team

Skillful Strickler sparked Cardinals

When it comes to analyzing Kristo Strickler’s game, St. Charles Preparatory School soccer coach Chris Vonau struggles to find a flaw.