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  • All-Time ThisWeek Basketball Team

    Dave Butcher enters next season as the state's all-time winningest girls basketball coach with a 700-99 record in 31 seasons leading Pickerington and Pickerington North. Since 1990 his teams have won 22 district titles and five state championships.

    It's no surprise Butcher heads list

    Over the past 25 high school girls basketball seasons, there have been 16 state championships won by Central District programs.

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Country Club Swim League

Bergmann leads New Albany to fifth straight title

Olivia Bergmann of the New Albany Country Club swimming team didn't treat the Country Club Swim League meet like a practice, but she was relatively relaxed during the girls 11- and 12-year-old 50-yard butterfly final July 14 at Ohio State.

Intense Spielman keeps campers moving

Never mind that this was a youth football camp. It's still football, and Chris Spielman is not about to lose his intensity.
Women's Golf

Third time is charm as Petty wins County title

After finishing second the past two years in the Franklin County Women's Golf Tournament, Kasey Petty vowed to win the event this summer.
Track & Field

Making nationals surprises Nordquist

Emily Nordquist had her doubts.



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