MASSILLON -- During the opening possession of the Division V state football championship game Dec. 7 in Paul Brown Tiger Stadium against Coldwater, Hartley High School senior running back Sam Mackowiak came up 1 yard short of a first down on fourth-and-3 from the Cavaliers 16.
With a senior Division I recruit and a touted sophomore class, the Gahanna Lincoln High School boys basketball team isn't hiding its ultimate goal after finishing one step short of the state tournament a year ago.
Three weeks into November, the Northland High School boys basketball team had experienced only two bad practices, according to coach Sean Taylor.
Watterson High School boys basketball coach Vince Lombardo isn't sure if his team will be able to match last season's 28-1 overall record, which set the program record for wins in a season.
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During its first matchup with Coldwater, the Hartley High School football team gave up an interception for a touchdown, a fumble recovery for a touchdown and an interception that set up another score and lost 41-16 on Sept. 6 at home.MORE
A glance at the five central Ohio high school football programs still alive in the postseason last weekend didn't immediately lend itself to much in the way of commonality.MORE
The only regret Hilliard Davidson High School football coach Brian White had as he tried to console his players after a 13-11 loss to Cincinnati Moeller in the Division I, Region 2 final Nov. 30 at Welcome Stadium in Dayton was that he would no longer be able to spend time with them on the field this season.MORE
Upper Arlington High School wrestling coach Matt Stout left no doubt as to where he expects senior Blake Reid's season to end.MORE
Having had six freshmen regularly competing in its lineup last season, the Dublin Coffman High School wrestling team remains relatively young.MORE
Jerry Francis' instructions to his Pickerington High School Central boys basketball team sometimes turned into bellows that could be heard well beyond the gymnasium's closed doors during a late November practice.MORE
Perhaps not surprisingly for a team that lost 38 points per game from a year ago, the New Albany High School boys basketball team enters this season with more questions than answers.MORE
Hilliard Davidson loses to Cincinnati Moeller 13-11.
Hartley wins over Akron Manchester 49-22.