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  • Watterson Roundup

    Ben Kring (top) was one of four Watterson wrestlers who advanced to the Division II district tournament, which will be held Friday, March 6, and Saturday, March 7, at Heath. Kring placed second at 126 pounds in the sectional Feb. 28 at Licking Valley.

    Girls team overcomes slow start

    Senior guard Maria Fisher became concerned when the Watterson High School girls basketball team scored only two points in the first quarter and trailed by as many as 10 points in the second quarter of its Division I district second-round game.
City League Notes

Boys basketball teams eager for tourney

Staying busy hasn't been easy over the past few weeks for several City League boys basketball programs.
Watterson Roundup

Boys basketball team seeking consistent offense

Watterson High School boys basketball coach Vince Lombardo said his team will need to be more consistent at the offensive end of the court if it is to make a run in the Division II district tournament.
City Notes

Walnut Ridge ends title drought on mat

Entering this season, nine programs had won City League wrestling championships since the Walnut Ridge High School team last earned a title in 1973.
Centennial Roundup

Boys squad looks to turn up pressure

The Centennial High School boys basketball team did a lot of things well while going 12-10 in the regular season, with the glaring exception being the way it applied full-court defensive pressure.
City League Notes

Northland topples Walnut Ridge for boys title

The depth of the Northland High School boys basketball team is shining through in time for the postseason.
Centennial Roundup

Girls team promises not to lose focus

The Centennial High School girls basketball team may be able to win its first two Division II district tournament games without giving its best effort, but senior guard Izzi Luaces insists the Stars will be focused and ready to play hard in each contest.