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  • Licking Heights Roundup

    Lorrie Cecil/ThisWeekSPORTS
    Nathan Dugue of Licking Heights shoots over Watkins Memorial's Bobby Broomfield earlier this season. The Hornets had a first-round bye and will play at Zanesville or Olentangy Orange in the second round of the Division I district tournament Friday, March 6.

    Boys team is playing waiting game

    The Licking Heights High School boys basketball team spent much of last week acting like stranded passengers at an airport, keeping busy while their situation was out of their hands.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Lieb sets mark for career wrestling wins

Senior Andrew Lieb began eyeing the record for most wrestling victories at Watkins Memorial High School as a sophomore.
Prep Notes

Newark Catholic set for tourney

With a smaller and younger look than a year ago, the Newark Catholic High School boys basketball team has had its share of ups and downs this winter.
Licking Heights Roundup

Yeager eyes success in final postseason

Ty Yeager will be seeking to make up for lost time when he and his Licking Heights High School wrestling teammates begin the postseason Saturday, Feb. 28, in a Division I sectional at Newark.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Boys to face Gahanna in tournament

The Watkins Memorial High School boys basketball team is preparing for the Division I district tournament, knowing it needs to play its best game of the season right out of the gate.
Watkins Memorial Roundup

Girls team takes momentum into tourney

The Watkins Memorial High School girls basketball team will enter the postseason with momentum after closing the regular season on a six-game winning streak.
Licking Heights Roundup

Girls squad out to show it can grow

The Licking Heights High School girls basketball team snapped a nine-game losing streak by beating Northridge 63-50 on Feb. 11 to finish the regular season 6-16 overall.