• Boys Basketball

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    D.J. Dingess of South shows his disappointment as he holds the runner-up trophy following a 65-57 loss to Huber Heights Wayne in the Division I state final March 28 at Ohio State. The Wildcats finished 27-2, setting a program record for wins in a season.

    Wildcats fall short of first state title

    Westerville South High School basketball player D.J. Dingess clutched the runner-up trophy following his team's 65-57 loss to Huber Heights Wayne in the Division I boys state title game March 28 at Ohio State.
  • Super 12 Boys Basketball Team

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    Seth Towns, a 6-7 junior forward, averaged a team-high 21 points and 12 rebounds in leading Northland to a Division I regional final and 22-6 record.

    Northland's Towns named area's top player

    Seth Towns isn't planning to take it easy over the next few months.
  • Super 12 Girls Basketball Team

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    Senior Kym Royster is the all-time leading scorer at Newark.

    Newark's Royster named area's top player

    With senior Kym Royster leading the way, a number of memorable moments have taken place this season for the Newark High School girls basketball team.

Super 7 Polls

 

BOYS
FINAL

1. Westerville South
2. Dublin Coffman
3. Dublin Jerome
4. Gahanna Lincoln
5. New Albany
6. Hilliard Bradley
7. Newark

 

GIRLS
FINAL

1. Newark 
2. Olentangy Liberty 
3. Olentangy
4. Northland
5. Hilliard Bradley
6. Eastmoor Academy
7. Newark Catholic

 

Top Stories

Boys Basketball

Bartlett named Big Walnut coach

Brett Bartlett has been named coach of the Big Walnut High School boys basketball team, replacing Eric Myers.
Boys Basketball

Gahanna’s Moyer to transfer to prep school

After spending the last two seasons playing for the Gahanna Lincoln High School boys basketball team, junior Matt Moyer plans to transfer to South Kent, a private boarding school in South Kent, Conn., for his senior season.
Girls Basketball

Hartley hires Dennis as coach

Donald Dennis is hoping he can bring stability to the Hartley High School girls basketball program.
Basketball

Area players star in North-South All-Star game

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.
Boys Basketball - Div. II State Semifinal

Second-half zone defense silences Walnut Ridge

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

Second quarter struggles does in Eastmoor Academy

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.
Boys Basketball

All-state honors announced

The following area boys basketball players and coaches recently received all-state recognition.
Girls Basketball

All-state honors announced

The following area girls basketball players and coaches recently received all-state recognition.
Girls Basketball

Newark’s postseason run ends at state semifinal

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.

Slideshows

2013: Div. II State Final

Watterson 55, St.Vincent-St.Mary 52

2013: Div. I Regional Final

Northland 62, Gahanna 53
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