• ThisWeek to name each area football teams’ ‘Mount Rushmore’

    For each of the past seven summers, the staff at ThisWeekSPORTS.com has taken a look back at some of the greatest moments and athletes in central Ohio sports since the creation of ThisWeek Community News in 1989.
  • Football

    Jonny Chatfield is one of five former Johnstown-Monroe players who will compete in the Licking County-Muskingum Valley All-Star game Friday, June 24, in Newark.

    Chatfield eyes all-star opportunity

    Jonny Chatfield recently went from the hay field to the football field.
  • Football

    Alex Miles is one of eight former Watkins Memorial players who will compete in the Licking County-Muskingum Valley All-Star game Friday, June 24, in Newark.

    Licking County squad unites for all-star game

    Even after the first day of practice, Jeff Severino could see the makings of team unity.

The Sports Doc: Are you at risk for difficult injury recovery?

Injuries are a part of sports, but did you know many athletes believe that the mental hurdles of injury recovery far outweigh the physical pain?

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Top Stories


LeVert overcomes adversity to reach NBA

Pickerington High School Central graduate Caris LeVert is set for the next chapter of his basketball career.

Olentangy captures All-Sports Award

Twice in recent years, Olentangy High School teams and their fans had to watch the OCC-Capital Division's Ralph Young All-Sports Award be presented to New Albany during a contest between the two schools.

Liberty wins fifth consecutive All-Sports Award

The "Liberty Way" has come to be a formula for success.
Girls Track & Field

Coffman's Steiner named Gatorade Ohio Athlete of Year

Abby Steiner, who recently completed her sophomore year at Dublin Coffman High School, has been named the Gatorade Ohio Girls Track and Field Athlete of the Year.
Cross Country

OHSAA approves postseason changes

When the Ohio High School Athletic Association began combining boys and girls enrollments to determine postseason divisions for cross country in 2013, one of the coaches who expressed disappointed in the decision was Watterson’s Matt McGowan.
Club Soccer

Area teams primed for Midwest Regional Cup

The 216 club soccer teams competing in the Midwest Regional Cup have so little room for error that even a tie in pool play can end the chances of playing for a championship.
Synchronized Swimming

Central Ohio girls set to compete in Junior Olympics

The merger between two central Ohio synchronized swimming programs has proven successful, as 24 area girls will be competing in the Junior Olympics Championships through July 2 in Long Island, New York.