Northwest Top Stories
Centennial RoundupBy defeating Whetstone 53-21 in its season finale Oct. 31, the Centennial High School football team beat the Braves for the first time since 2002 and finished 5-5 overall to earn its first non-losing record since going 6-4 in 2001.
Schedules & Results
Editor's note: Because of a technical issue, cross country schedules are located at the bottom of teams' season preview stories. Results may appear here.
Of the Watterson High School football team's first eight opponents, five made the playoffs, two others posted winning records and the other was an out-of-state team that won all nine of its regular-season games.
City League Notes
The Beechcroft High School football team is hoping its first experience playing an out-of-area team in the Division IV playoffs goes as well as its first postseason game in the division.
Centennial High School football players and coaches weren't in a hurry to leave the field after the season finale Oct. 31 even though the weather conditions were miserable with steady rain and chilling wind.
The Beechcroft and Marion-Franklin high school football teams secured the top two spots, respectively, for the Division IV, Region 13 playoffs with wins in their regular-season finales Oct. 31.
Although the Centennial High School football team has been eliminated from Division III playoff contention, the Stars still have plenty of incentive entering their City League-North Division and season finale Friday, Oct. 31, against visiting Whetstone.
Grace Thomas made sure that the Watterson High School field hockey team cashed in on one of the few scoring chances it had against Olentangy Liberty in a district final Oct. 25 at Dublin Jerome.
Centennial High School girls volleyball coach Brenden Pence was concerned when he found out senior outside hitter Sierra Hawkins wouldn't be available to play in the Stars' postseason opener Oct. 16 because she was scheduled to be in Salt Lake City that day.