Newark Sports News

Local high school, college, and pro sports news in Newark, OH

  • Saturday Feb 21 | via The Columbus Dispatch 

    Boys basketball roundup: Pickerington Central surpri...

    Pickerington Central 53, Gahanna 52: Eric Johnson made two free throws with a minute remaining, and host Pickerington Central upset Gahanna last night in an Ohio Capital Conference Ohio Division game. The Lions , who finished with a share of the OCC Ohio title, had a chance to force overtime, but Junior Arrey missed the second of two free throws with 0.4 seconds remaining.

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  • Saturday Feb 14 | via The Columbus Dispatch 

    Boys basketball roundup: Chris Trent helps Licking H...

    Licking Heights 51, Licking Valley 49, OT: Chris Trent made two free throws with 30 seconds left in overtime to break a 49-49 tie and Marcos Yilma blocked a driving runner by Tyler Nethers in the waning seconds as host Licking Heights won a wild Licking County League game with Licking Valley . Ryan Singleton of Licking Heights sent the game into overtime with a three-pointer from the top of the key with five seconds left in regulation.

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Newark High Schools

Licking Valley High School (100 Hainsview Drive)
Newark Digital Academy (85 E Main Street)
Newark High School (314 Granville Street)
Par Excellence Academy (96 Maholm Street)