Since falling in love with hockey at age 6, Logan Davis largely has dedicated the last 12 years to pursuing a career in the sport.
It has not been unusual for Columbus Academy girls lacrosse player Courtney Deena to hear an opposing coach shout things like "shut her down" the last few years, although those phrases usually were said in vain.
Calling Travis Napper of the Olentangy Orange High School boys track and field team a pioneer would, given the school's nickname, simultaneously be a pun and the truth.
Not having its best defender all season hasn't dampened the spirit of one of the state's newest high school boys lacrosse programs.
On May 15, Marquiez Lawrence, a 6-8 senior forward, and Dominique Cartier, a senior guard, made their commitments.
Based on the kids I see regularly at my practice, I would argue that today’s youth athletes are even busier today with sports than kids were from just a few years ago.
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The push for a bylaw revision regarding how schools are placed into tournament divisions — also known as competitive balance — has failed for the third consecutive year.MORE
Warmer weather finally has arrived in central Ohio, signaling that graduation parties and vacations will be coming soon, as will summer basketball conditioning and the 2013 football season for high school athletes.MORE
Midway through the season, Upper Arlington High School boys tennis coach Amos Allison didn't see much fire in his team.MORE
Two Pickerington High School North boys singles players and four doubles players smiled briefly after winning OCC-Ohio Division tennis championships May 11 at Reynoldsburg.MORE
The first thing Ed Terwilliger did after telling his Olentangy High School football team he was retiring as coach was go home and mow the lawn.MORE
Brian Thomas made his mark in his return to the Hilliard Davidson High School boys lacrosse team.MORE
The Dublin Jerome High School baseball team briefly celebrated its first outright OCC title after defeating Hilliard Bradley 5-0 on May 11 at home.MORE
Olentangy High School softball coach Alan Tharp never lost confidence in his team when it lost seven of its first 12 games.MORE
Watterson captures its first state championship.
Area swimmers and divers excel on the biggest stage.