• Super 25 football team

    Aaron Latiolais, Heath

    Latiolais rarely came off field for Bulldogs

    With the first undefeated regular season in the Heath High School football team's 53-year history on the line Oct. 28 against Johnstown, Aaron Latiolais was ready for the challenge.
  • Division IV State Final

    JOHN HULKENBERG | THISWEEK
    Anthony Whitney celebrates Hartley’s 24-21 win over Steubenville in the Division IV state championship game Dec. 2 at Ohio State.

    Hartley 24, Steubenville 21

    At the most crucial moment of the Division IV state title game Dec. 2 at Ohio Stadium, instincts kicked in for Hartley High School senior football player Cody Kirkbride.
  • Football

    JOHN HULKENBERG | THISWEEK
    Rodney Hopkins instructs his team before a game in 2015. Hopkins recently stepped down after three seasons as Thomas Worthington's coach.

    Head coaching changes

    A list of central Ohio high school football teams that have changed head coaches.
Olentangy Liberty

Patriots' run ends in state semi

Trailing by two touchdowns and with its season on the line, the Olentangy Liberty High School football team didn't lose heart in a Division I state semifinal Nov. 25 at Arlin Field in Mansfield.
Pickerington Central

Tigers were 'relentless' all season

The best examples of the Pickerington High School Central football team's character this season might have taken place during the final two weekends of November.
DeSales

Hoban ends Stallions' run

Like the first three opponents to face Akron Hoban in this year's playoffs, the DeSales High School football team failed to crack the scoreboard during the second half against the defending state champion in their Division III state semifinal Nov. 26 at Arlin Field in Mansfield.
Football

Harr resigns as Comets coach

Chris Harr, who guided the Central Crossing High School football team to its first two postseason appearances in 2014 and 2015, has stepped down as coach after seven seasons.
Football

Mauro out as Indians coach

The Canal Winchester High School football team has struggled throughout its four seasons in the OCC, and now the Indians will have a new coach going forward.
Football -- Full Story

Cotter resigns as Marysville coach

Saying it was time for the program to head in a different direction, Morgan Cotter has stepped down after five seasons as football coach at Marysville High School.
New Albany Wrap

Eagles' run ends in regional final

Tears brimmed in Pat Samanich's eyes but did not fall as the New Albany High School football coach addressed his team after its final game this season.
Football

Divisions I and II AP All-Ohio teams

The 2016 Associated Press All-Ohio football teams for Divisions I and II.
Football

Divisions III and IV AP All-Ohio teams

The 2016 Associated Press All-Ohio football teams for Divisions III and IV.
Football

Divisions V, VI and VII AP All-Ohio teams

The 2016 Associated Press All-Ohio football teams for Divisions V, VI and VII.
Football

All-Central District teams named

The Associated Press All-Central District football teams have been released.
Football

CCL releases all-league teams

The Central Catholic League has released its all-league football teams for the 2016 season.
Football

OCC releases all-league teams

The Ohio Capital Conference has released its all-league football teams for the 2016 season.
Football

MSL releases all-league teams

The Mid-State League has released its all-league football teams for the 2016 season.

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