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CENTRAL OHIO

Conference on student leadership to be held

The Ohio High School Athletic Association Foundation’s annual Student Leadership Conference will be held Oct. 4 in the Ohio Union at Ohio State.

The theme of the event, the nation’s largest student leadership conference, will be “Super Women in Athletics” and will feature eight women who will speak about leadership, achievement and overcoming adversity.

The conference is free to attend for the first 1,500 students and is for grades 9-11.

For more information, visit bit.ly/2cpkr98.

Race slated for Sept. 22

Runners, joggers and walkers are invited to participate in an evening race and post-race happy hour at 5 p.m. Sept. 22 at Genoa Park, 303 W. Broad St., Columbus.

The Gildan Esprit de She women’s 5K/10K race series begins with a timed 5K or 10K and ends with a lifestyle market that will include free champagne and wine, healthy food, live music and a beauty bar.

For more information, visit espritdeshe.com/columbus-oh.

CDAB seeking swimming coordinator

The Central District Athletic Board is accepting applications for the position of swimming and diving tournament coordinator. Candidates should apply to Doug Ute, CDAB secretary, at dute@ohsaa.org by Sept. 30.

All-session tickets for state football on sale

All-session ticket books for the seven high school football championship games are on sale.

Ticket books for chair-back seats in the club level on the west side of the stadium are $105 each and include indoor access to the Huntington Club before, during and after each game. All-session ticket books for seats in the club level on the east side of the stadium, which doesn't include indoor access, are $84 each. Single-game tickets will go on sale in November and cost $10 at the state finalist schools or $15 (club level) and $12 (reserved) at the gate before each game.

To purchase all-session ticket books, visit http://go.osu.edu/OHSAAFB. For more information, visit ohsaa.org/sports/ft/boys/default.asp.

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BEXLEY

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CANAL WINCHESTER/GROVEPORT

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CLINTONVILLE

Watterson honors hall of fame inductees

During halftime of the Watterson High School football team’s game against Walnut Ridge on Aug. 26, seven new members of the school’s athletic hall of fame were honored.

Among the class inducted was current baseball coach Scott Manahan, who headed the program from 1991-2007 and has been back leading the program since 2010.

Other coaches honored were Mike Golden, who headed the football program from 1989-2002 and led the Eagles to the Division III state title during his final season, and Katie Brosmer, who was the field hockey coach from 1976-96 and also coached softball and track and field at the school.

The other honorees were Lara Fyda Filia (1998 graduate, field hockey and softball), Fritz Kaiser (1965 graduate, football, baseball and basketball), Matt Pusateri (2000 graduate, football, baseball and wrestling) and Shaun Rice (1997 graduate, football, baseball and basketball).

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DELAWARE/SUNBURY

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DUBLIN

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GAHANNA

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GRANDVIEW

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GROVE CITY

Grove City runner wins NJCAA event

Adam Glass, a 2016 graduate of Grove City High School, won the Bruce Bridgeman Invitational on Sept. 10 to lead the Columbus State Community College men’s cross country team.

Glass completed the 8K course at Finger Lakes Community College in Canandaigua, New York, in 31 minutes, 49 seconds, finishing two seconds ahead of the runner-up in the National Junior College Athletic Association event.

Grove City offering volleyball league

Grove City Parks and Recreation opened team registration for adult co-recreational volleyball at both the competitive and recreational levels from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays in September at the Kingston Center, 3226 Kingston Ave., Grove City.

Spiking is allowed at the competitive level only. Teams play on Sundays, October through December, at the Grove City Recreation Center, 4665 Hoover Road. League play starts Oct. 2 with match start times ranging from 2 to 6 p.m. The fall indoor league costs $265 per team for an eight-match season.

For more information, call 614-277-3050 or visit GroveCityOhio.gov.

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HILLIARD

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JOHNSTOWN

Fundraiser set for baseball team

The second annual “Quarter Auction Fundraiser,” with ticket sales and proceeds benefiting the Johnstown-Monroe baseball team, will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, March 2, in the high school cafeteria. Doors open at 1 p.m.

For more information, contact Becky Newlon at (740) 281-6668.

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Fundraiser set for baseball team

The second annual “Quarter Auction Fundraiser,” with ticket sales and proceeds benefiting the Johnstown-Monroe baseball team, will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, March 2, in the high school cafeteria. Doors open at 1 p.m.

For more information, contact Becky Newlon at (740) 281-6668.

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LICKING COUNTY

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MARYSVILLE

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NEW ALBANY

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NORTHLAND

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NORTHWEST

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OLENTANGY

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PICKERINGTON

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REYNOLDSBURG

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UPPER ARLINGTON

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WEST SIDE

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WESTERVILLE

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WHITEHALL

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WORTHINGTON

Kilbourne offering boys, girls cheer clinic

The Worthington Kilbourne High School cheerleaders will play host to a cheer clinic for boys and girls in grades K-6 from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 25, in the main gym at the school.

Walk-ins will be accepted, but registration is preferred by Friday, Sept. 23. Participating students will cheer a home junior varsity football game Oct. 1. The cost to participate is $30 in advance, $35 for walk-ins.

To register, visit leaguelineup.com/wkhswolves.

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