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.
Armed with energy drinks and a cheerful spirit, Luke McLaughlin couldn't have been more excited to finally return to competition Jan. 9 after a three-week break.
Courtney Trudeau decided to try something new this winter, but in some ways she's never felt more at ease.
Jimmy Gundling and Ryan Sieve have been playing their own game within a game, and the Olentangy High School boys basketball team has been the beneficiary.
Things will come full circle for Olentangy High School senior Morgan Horvath and Liberty senior Kristen Levering a few months from now.
Swimming & Diving
The seniors for the Thomas Worthington High School girls swimming and diving team aren't just focusing on their own performances this season. They're also doing what they can to help the underclassmen.
The future is starting to come into focus for Reynoldsburg High School senior Christian Eubanks.
Clayton Glasco wasn't looking for something to do between football and track seasons.
Swimming & Diving
One of only two returning state qualifiers on the Hilliard Darby High School boys swimming and diving team, senior Blake Dickmann could have just focused on his two signature events -- the 100-yard butterfly and 200 freestyle -- this season.
The Play-by-Play Classic often features star power.
When Roosevelt Osborne first saw Joe Thomas play basketball four years ago, he wasn't overly impressed with his skill level but was optimistic he would develop into a better athlete.