Hilliard Northwest News


Bradley girls team in quest of league title

The Hilliard Bradley High School girls lacrosse team had won eight of nine games and was 9-3 overall and 4-1 in the OCC-Ohio Division before playing Olentangy Orange on May 7.

The Jaguars, who defeated Olentangy Liberty 13-12 on May 3, are battling Olentangy for the league title. The Braves were 3-0 in the league before May 7.

On Monday, May 13, Bradley opens the Division I South/Central Region tournament with a first-round game at Dublin Coffman. The teams have not played this season.

The winner advances to play at Thomas Worthington in the second round May 15. The Jaguars lost to the Cardinals 12-10 on April 6.

The winner plays May 20 against Centerville, Cincinnati Mount Notre Dame or Springboro in a regional semifinal.

Last season, the Jaguars lost to Upper Arlington 18-3 in a regional semifinal. They defeated Darby 17-8 in the first round and Westerville South 15-5 in the second.

Darby girls travel to Cincinnati for opener

The Darby girls team is 2-9 overall and 0-4 in the OCC-Buckeye.

The Panthers open the Division I South/Central Region tournament Monday, May 13, with a first-round game at Cincinnati St. Ursula. The winner plays Wednesday, May 15, at home against Pickerington North or Watterson.

Darby has not played any of those teams this season.

The second-round winner advances to a regional semifinal May 20 against top-seeded UA, Gahanna or Marysville.

Last season, the Panthers lost to Bradley 17-8 in the first round.

Davidson girls get bye to open tourney

The Davidson girls team was 7-7 overall before playing Wellington on May 7 and is 2-3 in the OCC-Ohio.

The Wildcats have a first-round bye in the Division I South/Central Region tournament and open at home against Cincinnati Ursuline or Lebanon on Wednesday, May 15, in the second round. They have not played either team this season.

The winner plays Cincinnati Walnut Hills, Liberty Township Lakota East or Mason in a regional semifinal May 20.

Last season, the Wildcats lost to Dublin Scioto 18-10 in the first round.

Davidson boys to play at Bradley

The Davidson boys team plays at Bradley on Friday, May 10, in the series for the Hilliard Cup.

Bradley defeated Darby 9-4 on April 19 to win the series' first game. Davidson plays Darby on May 17 at home to conclude the series, which began in 2011.

Bradley won the inaugural trophy and Davidson won last season.

--Scott Hennen