• DeSales Roundup

    BARBARA J. PERENIC/THE COLUMBUS DISPATCH
    Luke Hippler of DeSales has been a key contributor this season, averaging 9.6 points, 7.7 rebounds, 2.6 steals, 2.0 blocks and 1.8 assists through 12 games.

    Multi-talented Hippler keys boys squad

    Basketball would be relatively boring for Luke Hippler if all he did was roam the paint and grab rebounds, so the DeSales High School boys team's senior guard has made sure such monotony is not an issue.
  • Watterson Roundup

    JARROD ULREY | THISWEEK
    Seniors Lauren Sawyer (left) and Kiera Mulcahy each missed significant time last season with injuries but have returned this winter to help lead the Watterson girls basketball team to a strong start. The Eagles were 13-1 overall and 3-0 in the CCL before playing New Albany on Jan. 17.

    Senior duo happy to be back for girls

    It wasn't what Kiera Mulcahy wanted to be doing, but at least she had company.

Super 7

Super 7 girls preseason rankings (with 2014-15 record in parentheses):http://workplace.dispatch.com/content/images/sports/super-7.png

1. Olentangy Liberty (25-2)

2. Pickerington Central (17-8)

3. Olentangy (21-5)

4. Dublin Coffman (20-6)

5. Reynoldsburg (15-9)

6. Eastmoor Academy (23-3)

7. Upper Arlington (19-6)

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Centennial Roundup

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Westland Roundup

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