• Football

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    Former Ohio State and NFL linebacker Chris Spielman addresses campers at the Chris Spielman Football ProCamp on July 16 at Dublin Coffman High School.

    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.
  • Football

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    Coffman athletics director Tony Pusateri compiled a 130-74-2 record in 20 seasons as football coach at DeSales, Westerville South and Reynoldsburg.

    Pusateri enters hall of fame

    Tony Pusateri said he was surprised and deeply humbled when he learned he would be inducted into the Ohio High School Football Coaches Hall of Fame.
  • 3rd and Goal Foundation

    ED ZURGA/ASSOCIATED PRESS
    Former Dublin Coffman standout Brady Quinn throws a pass as a member of the Kansas City Chiefs in 2012. Currently an NFL free agent, Quinn founded the 3rd and Goal Foundation four years ago to help veterans ease their transition back into civilian life.

    Quinn seeks to help ease veterans' transition

    War terminology often is used to describe facets of the game of football, but Brady Quinn doesn't see the comparison.


2013 Season

SCHEDULES & RESULTS

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

RECAPS

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

STANDINGS

OHIO CAPITAL CONFERENCE

Capital | Cardinal | Central | Ohio

CENTRAL CATHOLIC LEAGUE

Gold | Silver

CITY LEAGUE

North | South

LICKING COUNTY LEAGUE

Big School | Small School 

MID-STATE LEAGUE

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

Coverage Partners

•JJ Huddle
•10TV
•The Columbus Dispatch

2013 Season
Preview Guide

In-depth previews of 72 central Ohio high school football teams 

Season Archives

ThisWeek's sportswriters and photographers provide in-depth football game recaps on Friday nights throughout the fall.

2012
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Top Stories

Football

Coffman places fifth at tourney

Since Mark Crabtree took over as coach in 2001, the Dublin Coffman High School football program has gained a reputation for developing quarterbacks and a strong passing game.
Commentary

Central Ohio on path to dominate

Is that central Ohio is on the edge of a dominant era in high school sports?
Football

Running clock approved to help lessen blowouts

Beginning this fall, any time one team leads by 30 points or more in the second half, the game will be played with a running clock.
Football

Area players sign NFL free agent contracts

As Reynoldsburg High School graduate Roosevelt Nix has learned the past few months, the willingness to be flexible can at least get the process started of making a dream come true.
Commentary

Latest competitive balance proposal most fair to date

To the best of anyone's knowledge, no athletics directors, coaches or Ohio High School Athletic Association officials have confessed to waking in the night, shuddering from competitive balance-induced nightmares.
Commentary

Venue change could boost interest in football finals

Considering his team has lost three state semifinals since 2009, it's not surprising what Marion-Franklin High School football coach Brian Haffele thinks about holding the championship games in Columbus the next two seasons.
Football

Brookhaven's White, staff hired by Beechcroft

It didn’t take long for Brookhaven High School football coach Trevor White and his coaching staff to land on its feet.
Licking County Prep Notes

Newark hires Kopachy as coach

A pair of struggling high school football programs in Licking County will have new football coaches.
Football

Golden named coach at Delaware

Mike Golden has been named football coach at Delaware Hayes High School.
Football

Westland names Goebbel as coach

Kyle Goebbel is looking forward to his first varsity football head coaching assignment.
Football

Cutler set to instill life lessons

Akili Taylor is positive that future Upper Arlington High School football players will benefit from having Joel Cutler as their coach in the same way he did the past two seasons playing for Ready.
Football

Grove City hires Lanza as new coach

Mike Lanza thought it was time to return to the sideline.
Football

Hopkins named coach at Thomas Worthington

Rodney Hopkins has been named the Thomas Worthington High School football coach.
Football

Schroeder returns home as new Orange coach

Zebb Schroeder came back home Jan. 6 when he was named coach of the Olentangy Orange High School football team.

Slideshows

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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