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  • Westland Roundup

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    Senior Elizabeth Finley is among the top returnees for the Westland girls cross country team and ninth-year coach Josh Barkeloo.

    Girls runners embrace unity

    Ninth-year Westland High School cross county coach Josh Barkeloo has sensed a recommitment for unity within his program this season, and that seniors Elizabeth Finley and Donna Mayhew and sophomore Kaela Ponce have been spearheading that effort for the girls team.

Briggs could challenge young Ready secondary

With two seniors and one junior among its starters, the secondary was an area of strength last season for the Ready High School football team's defense.
Westland Roundup

Football team to be tested by Hornets

When Westland High School football coach Kyle Goebbel helped form the 2015 schedule, he wanted to make sure his players would be tested in week 1.
Ready Roundup

Rams' skill players pose threat for football squad

After the Ready High School football team began the Brian Cross era with a 27-17 win over Whitehall a year ago, the Rams will attempt to do the same thing under a new coach when the teams meet Friday, Aug. 28, at DeSales.
Westland Roundup

Volleyball team led by former Cougar

Teri Goldammer has returned to her alma mater, Westland High School, as girls volleyball coach, looking to revitalize the program.
Ready Roundup

Girls soccer squad looks to 'surprise' opponents

Since his team won just six games in each of the past two seasons, coach Benjamin Au doesn't expect his Ready High School girls soccer team to be considered one of central Ohio's better squads by most opponents.
Week 6: Nos. 1-5

Upper Arlington squad broke barrier, tops list

The 2000s were a groundbreaking era for high school football in central Ohio.