• Boys Basketball

    JOSHUA A. BICKEL | THISWEEK
    Whitehall’s C.J. Prater goes up for a layup as Worthington Christian’s Taylor Currie defends during their game Feb. 9. The visiting Rams won 57-43 to clinch the MSL-Ohio Division title.

    Whitehall wins third MSL-Ohio title in a row

    The Whitehall-Yearling High School boys basketball team turned to its defense to win its third consecutive MSL-Ohio Division title Feb. 9 at Worthington Christian.
  • New Albany Roundup

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    Bryson London and the New Albany boys basketball team can clinch at least a share of the OCC-Capital title with a victory over visiting Mount Vernon on Friday, Feb. 12.

    Win assures boys share of title

    The New Albany High School boys basketball team has one OCC-Capital Division game left, and the Eagles' chances of winning their fourth consecutive league championship are somewhat cut-and-dry.
  • National Signing Day: Where they're going

    Numerous central Ohio high school athletes have made their college decision. See the latest list and check back for updates.
  • Football

    JOSHUA A. BICKEL | THISWEEKSPORTS
    Olentangy quarterback Deeb Haber

    Rosters announced for North-South All-Star Classic

    Nearly two dozen players and three coaches from Central District schools will be among the participants in this year’s Ohio North-South All-Star Classic football games April 30 at Welcome Stadium in Dayton.

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ThisWeekSports.com Briefs

A comprehensive list of sports briefs across central Ohio's communities.

Top Stories

Columbus area getting rugby team

The Professional Rugby Organization is coming to the Columbus area.
Boys Basketball

Granville captures LCL-Buckeye title

The Granville High School boys basketball team won its eighth contest in a row, beating host Watkins Memorial 64-44 on Feb. 9 to earn the LCL-Buckeye Division title.
Hockey

Orange game delayed so team can honor Gabbert

The Olentangy Orange High School hockey team will have its opening game in the Blue Jackets Cup delayed six hours so players and coaches can attend services for a 2015 Orange graduate who recently died.
Olympic Marathon Trials

Area trio to compete in Los Angeles

Laura Kaulen didn't know it at the time, but she began laying the foundation for her trip to the 2016 Olympic Marathon Trials more than 20 years ago.
Signing Day

Big Ten football entices central Ohio recruits

Of the nearly 100 central Ohio high school seniors who have committed to play college football, just 18 have signed letters of intent to compete for a Power Five conference program.

Area soccer recruits make college decisions

As has been the case for the last several years, national signing day Feb. 3 was a busy time for central Ohio high school boys and girls soccer players.
Hockey

Parity on display in chase for Blue Jackets Cup title

Parity is alive and well in the Capital Hockey Conference.

This week’s web coverage

It’s another championship week on the central Ohio prep sports scene, as more league titles are up for grabs.

Slideshows

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State Champions

Hartley wins Div. VI title

Football

Grandview's season ends

Football

Watterson fails to advance

State Champions

DeSales boys soccer

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