Wes Elifritz is the new athletics director at Westerville North High School.
Athletes of the Year
Now that the school year is over and summer is upon us, it's time to announce our Athletes of the Year for the spring season. Here are the honorees:
U.S. Olympic Trials
In line to clinch the United States’ final berth for the 2016 Summer Olympics in women’s 3-meter springboard diving, Abby Johnston held her own June 26.
Clayton Bullard had had enough of the pain.
Pickerington High School Central graduate Caris LeVert is set for the next chapter of his basketball career.
For each of the past seven summers, the staff at ThisWeekSPORTS.com has taken a look back at some of the greatest moments and athletes in central Ohio sports since the creation of ThisWeek Community News in 1989.
Girls Track & Field
Abby Steiner, who recently completed her sophomore year at Dublin Coffman High School, has been named the Gatorade Ohio Girls Track and Field Athlete of the Year.
Twice in recent years, Olentangy High School teams and their fans had to watch the OCC-Capital Division's Ralph Young All-Sports Award be presented to New Albany during a contest between the two schools.