COACHES SPOTLIGHT: LUKE FIELDS

COACHES SPOTLIGHT: LUKE FIELDS

Luke Fields (WC’ 97) is no stranger to WC nor to soccer having played since he was five years old. Luke was a member of the WC boys soccer teams and also ran track. He coached his first WC soccer team in 2000. Over the last ten years, he has coached various teams. Prior to coaching at the high schoo

COACHES SPOTLIGHT: DOUG LASSITER

COACHES SPOTLIGHT: DOUG LASSITER

Doug Lassiter is the head football coach for students in grades seven and eight. He believes football is an excellent platform for learning to put your faith in God, building deep relationships, and developing a strong work ethic. He takes pride in his role to help players develop a love for the gam

WATCH LIVE: GIRLS BASKETBALL REGIONAL SEMIFINALS

WATCH LIVE: GIRLS BASKETBALL REGIONAL SEMIFINALS

Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share via EmailThe Lady Warriors are making their D3 Regional Semifinal debut on March 3 after a 47-46 victory over Liberty Union to claim the District Championship title. The Warriors travel to Springfield to play Waynesville. The game will be l

WARRIORS GIRLS BOWLERS EARN RETURN TRIP TO STATES

WARRIORS GIRLS BOWLERS EARN RETURN TRIP TO STATES

By Jarrod Ulrey, THISWEEKSPORTS.COMA rough start proved to be too difficult for the Worthington Christian girls bowling team to overcome during its first appearance in the Division II state tournament last season. The Warriors, whose lineup features four bowlers who competed at state a year ago, get

WINTER AND SPRING YOUTH FOOTBALL OPPORTUNITIES

WINTER AND SPRING YOUTH FOOTBALL OPPORTUNITIES

WC Varsity Head Football Coach Jeff Hartings and his team are offering three opportunities for students in grades 1-7 to learn and participate in football this winter and spring. Offerings include a Football Clinic beginning this Saturday, a Train To Play program for all students interested in playi

COACHES SPOTLIGHT: TOM BURNS

COACHES SPOTLIGHT: TOM BURNS

Tom Burns joined WC in 1999 as an Upper School Bible teacher. He also coordinated the Upper School chapels, mission trips, and was a baseball coach for several years. He currently is the Director of Teaching and Learning for WC and the Boys Varsity Golf Coach. Tom encourages his players to put in th

LEAGUE HONORS ANNOUNCED FOR SWIM AND DIVE

LEAGUE HONORS ANNOUNCED FOR SWIM AND DIVE

The Mid-State League announced All-League honors this week for swim and dive. Congratulations to the following Warriors on their season:Emma Stoll – 2nd TeamCarson Houston – Most Valuable Diver – 1 Meter Diving

WC POSTSEASON ACTION GETS UNDERWAY

WC POSTSEASON ACTION GETS UNDERWAY

It’s that time of year again. The regular season for winter sports is coming to an end and postseason action is beginning. For the most up-to-date brackets, venue information, and results, visit ohsaa.org and click on Sports & Tournaments. Details on the early rounds are usually found on the Central

COACHES SPOTLIGHT: TIM KRAYNAK

COACHES SPOTLIGHT: TIM KRAYNAK

WC has been apart of Tim Kraynak’s life for many years. Tim graduated from WC in 1994 and was hired as a fifth-grade teacher in 2000. Tim moved to the high school where he taught social studies and eventually became the Upper School Assistant Principal and College Counselor, and Varsity Baseball Coa

IN THE NEWS: WARRIORS GIRLS BOWLERS FOCUS ON DELIVERING IN POSTSEASON

IN THE NEWS: WARRIORS GIRLS BOWLERS FOCUS ON DELIVERING IN POSTSEASON

By Jarrod Ulrey, THISWEEKSPORTS.COMWith its eye on getting back to the Division II state tournament, the Worthington Christian girls bowling team has scheduled extra COHSBC matches and entered as many tournaments as possible. It hasn’t been easy to get in matches with eight of the teams in the Warri

COACHES SPOTLIGHT: DAN ROADS

COACHES SPOTLIGHT: DAN ROADS

Fun, encouraging, knowledgeable, leader, mentor, and tough. These are all words Upper School students use to describe Dan Roads. Whether he is encouraging students in the classroom, hyping them up during house competition, or challenging his soccer players to go beyond their comfort level on the fie

HOPE NYLAND NAMED MSL BOWLER OF THE YEAR

HOPE NYLAND NAMED MSL BOWLER OF THE YEAR

Girls Bowling Team wins MSL ChampionshipThe Mid-State League Championship took place this past Saturday with the Warrior boys team taking home third place and the Lady Warriors winning the MSL Championship. All-League awards were also announced and several Warriors received recognition for their sea

COACHES SPOTLIGHT: DEAN FULKS

COACHES SPOTLIGHT: DEAN FULKS

Dean Fulks wears many hats across the Central Ohio community. You can find him delivering sack lunches to school kids or coordinating church planters in Columbus and abroad. But most days, you can find Dean at Lifepoint Church in Lewis Center ministering to others or preparing for Sunday service. Yo

IN THE NEWS: MEGHAN MAYOTTE EMBRACES NEW ROLE FOR GIRLS BASKETBALL TEAM

IN THE NEWS: MEGHAN MAYOTTE EMBRACES NEW ROLE FOR GIRLS BASKETBALL TEAM

By Jarrod Ulrey, THISWEEKSPORTS.COMAfter Meghan Mayotte settled in as a starting forward last season, helping the Worthington Christian girls basketball team to a Division III district runner-up finish, coach Jason Dawson began taking a fresh look at Mayotte’s skill set. She had never guided the off

COACHES SPOTLIGHT: JEFF HARTINGS

COACHES SPOTLIGHT: JEFF HARTINGS

Jeff Hartings knows football, and his experience speaks for itself. As a college All-American, Pro-Bowler, and Superbowl Champion, he’s one of the best. As WC’s Head Varsity Football Coach, Jeff puts that same passion and energy into his players as their mentor, pastor, and friend.How would you desc

COACHES SPOTLIGHT: MARK MOUSA

COACHES SPOTLIGHT: MARK MOUSA

Mark Mousa enjoys being active and has alove for running. As head coach of WC’s Track and Field team, he is passionate about modeling his faith and coaching young people to depend on Christ to guide and direct their thoughts, words, and actions at school, at work, with family, at sports, and play.Ho

IN THE NEWS:  GIRLS BOWLERS AIMING FOR A RETURN TRIP TO STATE

IN THE NEWS: GIRLS BOWLERS AIMING FOR A RETURN TRIP TO STATE

By Jarrod Ulrey, THISWEEKSPORTS.COMDuring its fifth full season last winter, the Worthington Christian girls bowling team advanced to the Division II state tournament for the first time.With four returnees who saw action as the Warriors finished 15th (2,584) in the 16-team event, coach Matt Hamilton

COACHES SPOTLIGHT: DAVE KREBS

COACHES SPOTLIGHT: DAVE KREBS

Dave Krebs is no stranger to coaching. With the Varsity Boys Bowling team being his 50th youth sports team he has coached, Dave considers coaching youth sports a blessing.How would you describe your role at WC?“My role is to develop young men and women to be devoted followers of Christ. They need to

COACHES SPOTLIGHT: JOSH STIMMEL

COACHES SPOTLIGHT: JOSH STIMMEL

Josh Stimmel wasted no time getting involved at WC when he was hired two years ago. As an Upper School math teacher, JV boys basketball coach, and varsity golf coach, Josh finds joy in connecting with students in and out of the classroom. Math, golf, and basketball are a few of Josh’s favorite thing

IN THE NEWS: KATHERINE WEAKLEY POSTS RECORD PERFORMANCE

IN THE NEWS: KATHERINE WEAKLEY POSTS RECORD PERFORMANCE

By Jarrod Ulrey, THISWEEKSPORTS.COMWorthington Christian girls basketball player Katherine Weakley put together the best performance of her prep career in a 73-38 victory over Thomas Worthington on Dec. 7.The senior guard scored 40 points — a single-game program record — while helping the Warriors i

ALL-STATE HONORS ANNOUNCED FOR FOOTBALL

ALL-STATE HONORS ANNOUNCED FOR FOOTBALL

Senior Jeb Burford and Junior Tyler White have been named Second Team All-State in football. Junior Grant Woodfin , Sophomore Josh Carrel, and Freshman Hobie Raikes received Honorable Mention All-State.Congratulations Warriors!

IN THE NEWS: BOYS BASKETBALL TEAM WORKS TO MESH TALENT

IN THE NEWS: BOYS BASKETBALL TEAM WORKS TO MESH TALENT

By Jarrod Ulrey, THISWEEKSPORTS.COMDespite losing its leading scorer and three other key role players following a second consecutive 20-5 finish, the Worthington Christian boys basketball team believes its overall collection of talent has grown.Molding that group together is the next step for the Wa

COACHES SPOTLIGHT: JAMES STOREY

COACHES SPOTLIGHT: JAMES STOREY

James Storey has worn several hats at WC since he was hired in 2012 including a baseball coach and part-time PE teacher. Currently, James is the Assistant Athletic Director, seventh-grade math teacher, seventh-grade boys basketball coach, and seventh and eighth-grade track coach.What inspires you to

IN THE NEWS: GIRLS BASKETBALL TEAM AIMS TO TAKE NEXT STEP

IN THE NEWS: GIRLS BASKETBALL TEAM AIMS TO TAKE NEXT STEP

By Jarrod Ulrey, THISWEEKSPORTS.COMWith a group of newcomers taking on key roles, the Worthington Christian girls basketball team made it one step further in the postseason last winter than it did the year before.Although the Warriors fell 44-42 to Cardington in a Division III district final to fini