The South all-stars got 25 points from Grove City senior Nick Bapst but lost 111-110 to the North in the Division I-II Ohio North-South All-Star boys basketball game April 19 at Capital University.
Jill White has stepped down after one season as Hartley High School girls basketball coach, according to athletics director Pat Murphy.
Boys Basketball - Div. IV State Final
It took a 15-foot fadeaway jumper by New Madison Tri-Village’s Colton Linkous with 1.2 seconds to go to finally do in the Harvest Prep boys basketball team during the Division IV state championship game March 28 at Ohio State.
Boys Basketball - Div. II State Semifinal
By halftime of its Division II state semifinal March 27, the Walnut Ridge High School boys basketball team led by one point and its opponent, Cleveland Central Catholic, had one of its top players in foul trouble.
Boys Basketball - Div. III State Semifinal
The Eastmoor Academy boys basketball team never was able to overcome a poor second quarter and lost to Cleveland Villa Angela-St. Joseph 62-34 in a Division III state semifinal March 26 at Ohio State.
The following area boys basketball players and coaches recently received all-state recognition.
The following area girls basketball players and coaches recently received all-state recognition.
The Dublin Jerome High School boys basketball team had a season for the ages, but coach Jamie Pearson hopes it was only the beginning.
During moments of the fourth quarter March 20 at Ohio State, it appeared that the Newark High School girls basketball team was about to end a long drought for central Ohio.
Two times over the final three weeks of its season, struggles down the stretch of games with a championship atmosphere kept the Gahanna Lincoln High School boys basketball team from fully celebrating.