SoccerThe Columbus Crew signed Olentangy graduate and Lewis Center native Chad Barson to a Homegrown contract Jan. 10.
Boys SoccerIf nothing else, Jared Robinson of the Olentangy Liberty High School boys soccer team picked his spots this season.
Super 12 Boys Soccer TeamOlentangy Liberty High School boys soccer coach Rick Collins thought he had his lineup figured out before the start of the 2011 season.
Girls Soccer Super 12 CaptainJunior forward Sam Edwards of the Dublin Coffman High School girls soccer team not only has the distinction of being named captain of ThisWeek's Super 12 team, but she also is the only member of the first team who isn't a senior.
Boys Volleyball Roundup
The Hilliard Darby High School boys volleyball team cruised past Beavercreek 25-11, 25-18, 25-14 in a Division I state quarterfinal May 28 at Capital University.
Central Ohio players came up short of the biggest prizes at the state high school boys tennis tournament May 28 at Lindner Family Tennis Center in Mason, but they produced some memorable moments nonetheless.
The Pickerington High School North baseball team couldn’t have asked much more of Justin Grubb.
FAIRBORN — Sydney Stefanick hit her second consecutive game-winning home run to lead the Johnstown-Monroe High School softball team past Springfield Northwestern 4-2 in the Division III regional final May 28 at Wright State.
Track & Field
The Gahanna Lincoln High School girls track and field team won its second consecutive Division I regional title May 27 at Pickerington North. Pickerington Central won the boys championship, halting a four-year reign by Pickerington North.
The Marysville High School softball team is one win away from its second regional title.
MASON — One of central Ohio’s four doubles qualifiers in Division I and nearly all of the area’s contingent in Division II has advanced to the second day of the state tennis tournament.
The Ohio Capital Conference has released its all-league softball teams for the 2016 season.
Girls Lacrosse Roundup
For all of the success that the Upper Arlington High School girls lacrosse program has had through the years, the Golden Bears have only once won back-to-back state championships.
The Pickerington High School North baseball team has talked all week about “breaking the curse.”