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  • Swimming & Diving

    Alexandra Hedden helped the Upper Arlington girls swimming and diving team win its 16th consecutive district district title Feb. 22 at Ohio University. Hedden was on the winning 200-yard medley relay and helped set a meet record in the winning 200 free relay.

    UA girls dominate district meet

    The Upper Arlington High School boys and girls swimming and diving teams are familiar faces at the Division I state meet, and if they have their way, that will especially ring true in the next few years.
Wellington Roundup

Girls basketball team seeks better execution

During its 39-35 victory at Northside Christian on Jan. 23, the Wellington School girls basketball team struggled to score inside the paint despite having a size advantage.
Upper Arlington Roundup

Boys getting set for tourney

The Upper Arlington High School boys basketball enters the postseason with a 17-5 record, but guard Gabe Akins has noticed a trend in the Golden Bears' losses.

Resilient Bears eye district tourney

Despite a 5-4 double-overtime loss to Olentangy Orange in the Blue Jackets Cup final Feb. 15 at OhioHealth Ice Haus, Upper Arlington High School hockey coach Jay Graham has few complaints about where his team stands entering the district tournament.
Upper Arlington Roundup

Wrestlers in good place heading to postseason

Upper Arlington High School wrestling coach Matt Stout and several of his athletes think the team is in a good place nine days before the start of the postseason.
Wellington Roundup

Xin leads boys swim squad at sectional

Matthew Xin led the Wellington School boys swimming team in a Division II sectional Feb. 14 at Upper Arlington by winning both the 200-yard individual medley (2 minutes, 8.99 seconds) and 100 breaststroke (1:03.12).
Upper Arlington Roundup

Defense is focus for girls squad

The Upper Arlington High School girls basketball team allowed more than 45 points just five times in its first 20 games, but three of those instances have come within the past two weeks.