• Division IV State Final

    Anthony Whitney celebrates Hartley’s 24-21 win over Steubenville in the Division IV state championship game Dec. 2 at Ohio State.

    Hartley 24, Steubenville 21

    At the most crucial moment of the Division IV state title game Dec. 2 at Ohio Stadium, instincts kicked in for Hartley High School senior football player Cody Kirkbride.
  • Football

    Aaron Latiolais, Heath

    ThisWeek reveals Super 25 team

    The moment has arrived. It’s time to release the honorees on ThisWeek's Super 25 football team for 2016.
  • Football

    Rodney Hopkins instructs his team before a game in 2015. Hopkins recently stepped down after three seasons as Thomas Worthington's coach.

    Head coaching changes

    A list of central Ohio high school football teams that have changed head coaches.
  • Athletes of the Year

    Honorees highlight 2016 fall season

    As the fall season winds down, it’s time to announce our Athletes of the Year.
    Westerville South’s Kaleb Wesson signs his letter of intent Nov. 16 to play men’s basketball at Ohio State. Wesson will join his brother, Andre, who is a freshman forward for the Buckeyes. Kaleb and Andre helped lead South to the Division I state title last season.

    National Signing Day: Where they're going

    Numerous central Ohio high school athletes have made their college decision. See the latest list and check back for updates.

The Sports Doc: Key tips for parent sports meetings with kids

Life can move along very quickly, especially as you watch your children advance through sports.

ThisWeekSports.com Briefs

A comprehensive list of sports briefs across central Ohio's communities.

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Coffman Roundup

Hockey team aiming for return to state

The postseason run the Dublin Coffman High School hockey team put together last season had the exact effect that fourth-year coach Darcy Cahill was hoping it would during the offseason.
North Roundup

Girls basketball coach likes squad's potential

The Pickerington High School North girls basketball team began its season under an all-too-familiar dark cloud.
Reynoldsburg Roundup

Girls squad intends to prove itself

Despite not winning its league and having no seniors a year ago, the Reynoldsburg High School girls basketball team led eventual state-champion Wadsworth after three quarters before eventually falling to the Grizzlies in a Division I state semifinal.
Boys Basketball

Defending champion South remains powerhouse

Featuring possibly the top player and coach in central Ohio high school boys basketball, defending Division I state champion Westerville South figures to again lead the area this winter.
Pickerington Central

Tigers were 'relentless' all season

The best examples of the Pickerington High School Central football team's character this season might have taken place during the final two weekends of November.
Olentangy Liberty

Patriots' run ends in state semi

Trailing by two touchdowns and with its season on the line, the Olentangy Liberty High School football team didn't lose heart in a Division I state semifinal Nov. 25 at Arlin Field in Mansfield.