Zenith is offering a volleyball academy from April 5 through May 17 at Dublin Jerome High School for boys and girls grades 3-12. The course lasts five days and will focus on high-level skill instruction by Steven Hinds, an assistant for the Capital women's team. For details call Hinds at (614) 361-3315 or e-mail asnmse@yahoo.com.

Zenith is offering a volleyball academy from April 5 through May 17 at Dublin Jerome High School for boys and girls grades 3-12. The course lasts five days and will focus on high-level skill instruction by Steven Hinds, an assistant for the Capital women's team. For details call Hinds at (614) 361-3315 or e-mail asnmse@yahoo.com.

Ed Guice's Ohio Lady Hoopsters basketball program is accepting applications for spring leagues for girls K-4 and 5-12. The leagues will last six weeks and begin April 4. For information call Guice at (740) 657-8474 or visit www.ohioladyhoopsters.com.

Ashland senior wrestler Justin Ferguson, a Central graduate, competed in the Division II national tournament on March 13-14 during the Winter Sports Festival in Houston.

Ferguson went 0-2 in the event at 174 pounds to finish 14-6. Ferguson, who also was a running back on the football team at Ashland, was a three-time All-American in wrestling and ranked as high as sixth this season.

Pickerington residents recently competed for the Greater Columbus Swim Team of Ohio in the Ned Reeb Memorial "Last Ditch" Meet Feb. 6-8. Top finishers were:

Girls

9-10 -- Kelsey Morgan (second 50 back, second 100 breast), Valerie Orr (third 200 IM)

11-12 -- Ashley Stewart (first 100 back, first 100 IM, first 50 free, first 200 free, second 100 free)