• Soccer

    North's Emma Warns (left) moves the ball as Central's Abby Augustyniak defends during the Panthers' win earlier this season. North will conclude the regular season Thursday, Oct. 15, at Granville while the Tigers played Gahanna on Oct. 13 to end their regular season.

    North girls clinch ninth league title

    An unfamiliar result helped pave the way for a title with which the Pickerington High School North girls soccer team is quite familiar.
  • Bexley Roundup

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    Trevor Binau and the Bexley boys golf team will compete in the Division II state tournament Friday, Oct. 16, and Saturday, Oct. 17, at NorthStar. For the girls team, Liza Weisman will participate in her third Division II state tournament the same days at Ohio State's Gray Course.

    Golf team reaches state tourney

    In its pursuit of a Division II state championship, the Bexley High School boys golf team enters the 12-team tournament knowing it had the second-lowest score among those competitors in district tournaments last week.
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    Check out ThisWeek's new feature, which captures highlights of several Friday night high school football games. Watch key plays and hear the sounds of the game. If you have our mobile app, it's there, too.

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Girls Volleyball

Centennial withdraws from district tourney

The Centennial High School girls volleyball team has withdrawn from the coming Division I district tournament, according to coach Brenden Pence.
DeSales Roundup

Boys soccer team earns No. 1 seed

Even with championships at the league, district, regional and state levels on his resume, not to mention two first-team all-state honors, Antonio Romanelli hopes the most memorable days of his DeSales High School boys soccer career are ahead of him.
New Albany Roundup

Cash again reaches state tennis tourney

Three years and three Division I state tournament appearances for Alex Cash of the New Albany High School girls tennis team.
Whetstone Roundup

Girls squad again captures City title

The Whetstone High School girls soccer team won its fourth consecutive City League championship by defeating Centennial 5-0 Oct. 8 at Mapfre Stadium.
Girls Tennis

Jerome advances to OTCA state semifinal

The Dublin Jerome High School girls tennis team will look to capture its fourth OTCA Division I state team title in five seasons after beating Upper Arlington 3-1 on Oct. 12 in a district final at home.

Raiders’ Gooden expected to miss rest of regular season

Reynoldsburg High School senior football player Mark Gooden is expected to miss the rest of the regular season with a fractured left fibula.

OHSAA decision hurts central Ohio golf squads

As has been the case since the Ohio High School Athletic Association expanded girls golf to two divisions in 2008, 36 boys teams and 24 girls squads will be competing over the next two weekends for state championships.


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