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  • Licking Heights Roundup

    Licking Heights quarterback Gabe Caldwell tries to break free from a Watkins Memorial defender during a 31-22 victory over the visiting Warriors on Oct. 2. The Hornets will play at Lakewood on Friday, Oct. 16.

    Hornets keep victory in perspective

    Although the Licking Heights High School football team won the Battle for Broad Street on Oct. 3, beating visiting Watkins Memorial 31-22, coach Darren Waters said the Hornets were "back down from cloud nine" within hours of the victory.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Cogdill advances to district golf tourney

For the second season in a row, the Watkins Memorial High School boys golf team has an individual competing for a Division I state berth.

OHSAA decision hurts central Ohio golf squads

As has been the case since the Ohio High School Athletic Association expanded girls golf to two divisions in 2008, 36 boys teams and 24 girls squads will be competing over the next two weekends for state championships.

Green Wave girls finish runner-up at district

Although it was the district's top seed in Division II, the Newark Catholic High School girls golf team settled second in the district tournament Oct. 8 at Darby Creek.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Boys golfers are seeking district berth

Michael Giffin and the Watkins Memorial High School boys golf team got a final tuneup for the postseason when they competed in the Pickerington Central Invitational on Oct. 3 at Turnberry.
Licking Heights Roundup

Football team eager to face St. Charles

The Licking Heights High School football team was sitting third in the Division II, Region 5 computer ratings through five weeks before opening LCL-Buckeye Division play Oct. 2 against Watkins Memorial.

Green Wave girls one step from state

It’s not been difficult for Tracy Johnson to take note of how far the Newark Catholic High School girls golf team has come since he became coach in 2013.