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  • Centennial Roundup

    Jeremiah Fair-Harris and the Stars boys basketball team will play host to Licking Valley in the first round of the Division II district tournament Monday, March 2.

    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.
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.
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.
City Notes

Walnut Ridge, Northland to play for title

Much has changed for the Northland and Walnut Ridge high school boys basketball teams since they last met for the City League championship in 2013.
Centennial Roundup

Girls team edged in City final

After the Centennial High School girls basketball team lost to Eastmoor Academy 44-43 in the City League championship game Feb. 7 at Columbus South, the Stars didn't try to downplay their disappointment.
Watterson Roundup

Girls bowling team making progress

Watterson High School bowling coach Jerry Wagner is impressed with the way the girls team has consistently improved its score since the start of the season.