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  • Girls Lacrosse

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    Miriam Bassani had 17 goals and 14 assists through four games for Kilbourne. The school's all-time leader in goals and points, Bassani was named first-team All-American last season.

    Kilbourne's Bassani elevates game

    Miriam Bassani not only is the most prolific scorer in the history of the Worthington Kilbourne High School girls lacrosse team, but she is regarded as one of the best prep players in the country.
  • Boys Tennis

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    Sophomore Graeme Green (left) and senior Nick Blair are among four returning state qualifiers for the New Albany boys tennis team.

    New Albany to build on last season

    The team has full confidence that it can build on its accomplishments of last season.
  • Groveport Madison Roundup

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    Makayla Bartzis and the Cruisers softball team went 4-1 on their spring break trip to Myrtle Beach, S.C., from April 6-10, and were 6-2 overall before playing Newark on April 13.

    Softball team gains victories, confidence on trip

    The softball team may have returned from a spring break trip to Myrtle Beach, S.C. with more than what they had when they left home.

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Top Stories

Football

Riley resigns as Northridge coach

The Northridge High School football program will be looking for a new coach after Darby Riley resigned after three seasons leading the program.
Commentary

Risk of injury can be worth reward for multi-sport athletes

The last two months have included a series of emotional moments for Dublin Coffman High School junior Gunnar Hoak.
Rowing

Westerville eager to battle country's elite

Westerville high school boys club rowing coach Matt Chase remembers one season in recent years when his team got on the water for its first preseason practice during the last week of January.
Upper Arlington Roundup

Boys lacrosse team 'ready to go'

As the three-time defending Division I state champion, the Upper Arlington High School boys lacrosse team is used to extending its season into June.
Lacrosse

Coffman's Kraly makes most of last prep season

Senior midfielder Andrew Kraly is savoring his last chance to compete this spring for the Dublin Coffman High School boys lacrosse team.
Track & Field

State berth top priority for Grandview's Lachey

Ali Lachey is driven by a memory. The senior distance runner for the Grandview Heights High School girls track and field team had participated in the Division III state meet as a freshman and sophomore, but came up short last spring.
Softball

Orange dominates during Florida trip

Olentangy Orange High School softball coach Bruce Leary figured his team might be at a disadvantage when it opened with six road games against Florida squads, considering those opponents already had been playing together for a couple months.
Softball

Confidence grows as Davidson hits hot streak

The Hilliard Davidson High School softball team continued its strong start by routing host Upper Arlington 19-1 in five innings April 13 in an OCC-Central Division game.
Local Roundup

Family approach lifts Beechcroft tennis team

Beechcroft High School boys tennis coach Daphne Hess believes she got to see the character of her team firsthand early this season.

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State Final

Westerville South finishes as Division I state runners-up.

State Semifinal

Westerville South advances to first state title game.

State Wrestling

Three central Ohio wrestlers win titles.

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