With wide receiver and University of Wisconsin-recruit Rob Wheelwright as his primary target, quarterback Marquez Toney helped the Walnut Ridge High School football team average more than 34 points last season while going 7-3 and missing the Division II, Region 7 playoffs by one spot.
Even in the wake of his team winning its second consecutive state championship, third title in four years and 14th overall, Upper Arlington High School boys lacrosse coach Ted Wolford wasn't basking in any glory.
Ohio has a rich tradition in track, and the talent that was pumped from the Columbus area from the 2013 graduating class only enhanced that.
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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None of the three members of the Watkins Memorial track and field program who competed in the Division I state meet scored, but each finished better than his or her seed.MORE
The frenetic pace became too much for Bobbi Jones, who resigned June 5 as coach of the Northridge softball team.MORE
Matt Kuchar wins the 2013 Memorial Tournament.
UA wins third state championship in four years.