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  • Week 4

    Canal Winchester's Zack Hitchens (right), a linebacker and defensive lineman who had 15 tackles for loss and two interceptions as a senior in 2009, went on to play four seasons at Kent State.

    OCC-Cardinal teams pack punch

    The high school football programs that made up the OCC-Cardinal Division the last three seasons have attempted to find success over the years by carving their own identities.

Miller displays passion, gives back at ProCamp

Braxton Miller's passion for interacting with young athletes was evident July 13 and 14 at Worthington Kilbourne High School.
Track & Field

Jordan earns USA Today honor

Andrew Jordan, a 2016 Watkins Memorial graduate, recently was named second-team All-USA for high school track and field distance runners by USA Today.

Day looks to turn page at Vanderbilt

Chandler Day is hoping that playing baseball in the Cape Cod League this summer will put him in position to have a bigger role with his Vanderbilt University team next season.
Week 3

OCC-Capital schools explored

When high school football teams begin league play this fall, one group that will be in for a big shakeup are the members of the OCC-Capital Division.
Track & Field

'Blessed' Richardson aiming high

Curtis Richardson compares himself to a baby who is just beginning to walk.
Week 2

Series continues with LCL, MSL

Well before the rebirth of the Licking County League and the expansion and realignment of the Mid-State League in 2013, small-school programs from the Central District were known for producing some of the state's best high school football talent.