• Upper Arlington at Hilliard Davidson

    David St. Clair has filled in for Jack Klein at quarterback the last two games for Davidson. St. Clair has rushed for 150 yards and a touchdown in victories over Central Crossing and Westland.

    Game of the Week: Bears, 'Cats set to battle

    Heading into the season, Hilliard Davidson High School football coach Brian White thought Upper Arlington would be one of the better teams in the area.
  • Gahanna Lincoln

    Gahanna senior Camaron Cheeseman receives his jersey for the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl, which will be held Jan. 3 in Carson, Calif. Joining him at the ceremony were his grandfather, Dave Morgan (left), his mother, Teresa Cheeseman, and his father, Marty Cheeseman.

    Cheeseman, Harding add kick to Lions

    With some of the OCC-Ohio Division's toughest teams remaining on its schedule, the Gahanna Lincoln High School football team knows playing mistake-free and controlling the opposition's running game will be more important than ever.

2013 Season


Week 1 | Week 2 | Week 3 | Week 4
Week 5 | Week 6 | Week 7 | Week 8
Week 9 | Week 10


Week 1 | Week 2 | Week 3 | Week 4 | Week 5
Week 6 | Week 7 | Week 8 | Week 9 | Week 10
Week 11 | Week 12 | Week 13 | Week 14
Week 15



Capital | Cardinal | Central | Ohio


Gold | Silver


North | South


Big School | Small School 


Buckeye | Cardinal | Ohio

Final Super 7

1. Hilliard Davidson

2. Westerville Central

3. Worthington Kilbourne

4. Pickerington North

5. New Albany

6. Hartley

7. Marion-Franklin

Also receiving votes: Ready, Hilliard Darby

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•The Columbus Dispatch

2013 Season
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Top Stories

Dublin Jerome at Dublin Scioto

Gecewich to get first taste of rivalry

Despite being new to the area, Dublin Jerome High School football coach Bob Gecewich understands the importance of his program's rivalry with Scioto.
Westerville North at Westerville Central

Warhawks, Warriors set for matchup

The Curt Jackowski Throwdown Across Maxtown trophy will be on the line when the Westerville Central High School football team plays host to Westerville North on Friday, Oct. 9.
Beechcroft at Watterson

Three-play span dooms Eagles

Three plays during a 14-second sequence to start the fourth quarter proved to be the difference in the 60th matchup between the DeSales and Watterson high school football teams Oct. 2.
Westerville South at Hilliard Darby

Wildcats-Panthers game promises clash of styles

When Hilliard Darby High School football coach John Santagata watches game footage of Westerville South, he sees a field filled with athletes.
New Albany at Olentangy

Plenty at stake for Eagles, Braves

Friday, Oct. 9, will be the fourth meeting between the New Albany and Olentangy high school football teams.

Hawks take road trip to Indiana

The Hartley High School football team will look to continue building its postseason resume when it travels Friday, Oct. 9, to Fishers (Ind.) Hamilton Southeastern.

Morse glad to make up for lost time

Senior Martee Morse has been making up for lost time with the Reynoldsburg High School football team.

Vikings are finding home on the road

The Northridge High School football team has been logging miles this fall.
St. Charles

Roughed-up Cardinals travel to Licking Heights

Battered and bruised, the St. Charles Preparatory School football team is ready for its next test.
Licking Heights

Hornets eager to face St. Charles

The Licking Heights High School football team was sitting third in the Division II, Region 5 computer ratings through five weeks before opening LCL-Buckeye Division play Oct. 2 against Watkins Memorial.
Olentangy Liberty

Davies, Wiseman extend family legacies

Fans who have regularly attended Olentangy Liberty High School football games in recent years have been hearing familiar last names called by the public address announcer.

Cougars getting ready for Olentangy Liberty

The Westland High School football team is out to its best start since 2002, but coach Kyle Goebbel knows that the second half of the Cougars' schedule is quite challenging.
Dublin Coffman

'Rocks linebackers excel with different styles

Griffin Grady and Isaac McKinney are both listed as linebackers on the roster for the Dublin Coffman High School football team, but the seniors are very different players.
Central Crossing

Comets look to correct miscues

The Central Crossing High School football team will look to turn around its defense against an offense that traditionally has been among the best in the area.

Rams getting ready for London

The Whitehall-Yearling High School football team will play host to London on Friday, Oct. 9, looking to bounce back from a 45-8 loss at Grandview on Oct. 2.

Braves prep to face Northland

The Whetstone High School football team will need a little more focus when it plays at Northland on Friday, Oct. 9, than it had during a 7-6 loss to Linden-McKinley on Oct. 2.
Worthington Kilbourne

Wolves must improve, Trombetti says

The Worthington Kilbourne High School football team may be unbeaten, but coach Vince Trombetti was concerned with the Wolves' performance in a 23-16 win over Big Walnut on Oct. 2.

Monarchs to visit struggling Thomas Worthington

The Marysville High School football team was looking to end a four-game losing streak when it played Liberty on Oct. 2. The Monarchs will have to look a little further after losing 7-0 to the Patriots.
Olentangy Orange

Protecting ball makes difference for Pioneers

Turnovers had been a thorn in the side of the Olentangy Orange High School football team in the first five games of the season, but that changed in week 6.
Delaware Hayes

Pacers looking to finish drives, games

The Delaware Hayes High School football team is looking to piece together a strong second half of the season.
Worthington Christian

Warriors hope to bounce back

The Worthington Christian High School football team lost to London 42-3 on Oct. 2 after beating Grove City Christian 41-19 on Sept. 25.
Grandview Heights

Bobcats set for rival Roughriders

One of the biggest rivals for the Grandview Heights High School football team is West Jefferson.
Groveport Madison

Cruisers look to get back on winning track

The Groveport Madison High School football team won't lack motivation when it travels to play winless Newark in an OCC-Ohio Division game Friday, Oct. 9.
Watkins Memorial

Warriors hope to maintain focus

Last season, the Watkins Memorial High School football team defeated Licking Heights 10-7 in week nine to clinch a Division II, Region 5 playoff berth.

Silver Knights looking for boost from transfers

A 12-6 double-overtime win Sept. 25 over Minford provided a confidence boost to the Ready High School football team's defense.
Pickerington Central at Grove City

Efficient Tigers pull away from Panthers

The efficiency that the Pickerington High School Central football team has been longing for finally began to display itself Oct. 2 at Pickerington North.
Eastmoor at Marion-Franklin

Warriors look to end drought against Red Devils

A perfect start in the City League-South Division by the Eastmoor Academy football team has changed the complexion of the title race.
Columbus Academy

Vikings face Madison Plains

The Columbus Academy football team plays host to Madison Plains on Friday, Oct. 9, looking to end a two-game losing streak.

Johnnies keep Green Wave in perspective

The first two champions of the former LCL-Small School Division face off Thursday, Oct. 8, but it's just another game for Nate Brown.
City League

Northland 'starting to come around'

Northland High School football coach Kevin Tooson believes his team is beginning to peak just in time for the stretch run of the regular season.
Hilliard Bradley

Jaguars realize playoffs begin now

Coach Mike LoParo and the Hilliard Bradley High School football team have a playoff mentality.
Canal Winchester

Indians look to get offense going

The Canal Winchester High School football team will hit the road Friday, Oct. 9, for an OCC-Cardinal matchup against a Hilliard Bradley team also seeking to get on track offensively.
Big Walnut

Eagles prep for Yellow Jackets

The Big Walnut High School football team was hoping the momentum it gained from a 27-21 overtime win over Delaware in an OCC-Capital game Sept. 25 would carry over to its league contest against Worthington Kilbourne on Oct. 2.

Opportunity arrives for Lions' Kroos

The Bexley High School football team had one of the area's most potent running games last season. It also happened to be led by a quarterback.


Division I, Region 2 Final

Hilliard Davidson loses to Cincinnati Moeller 13-11.

Division V, State Semi

Hartley beats Akron Manchester 49-22.

Division VI State Semi

Ready loses to top-ranked Kirtland 10-7.
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