WEDNESDAY’S HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP
Upper Arlington’s Goodwin named Ohio Mr. Basketball
Upper Arlington High School senior Dane Goodwin was named Ohio Mr. Basketball Wednesday by a statewide media panel. A 6-foot-5 senior, Goodwin averaged 24 points and 10 rebounds for the District finalist Golden Bears. A four-year starter, he set school records for points scored (1,951 points) and rebounds (817). Other finalists for the award were Jerome Hunter of Pickerington North, Cameron Brooks-Harris of Zanesville, Darius Bazley of Cincinnati Princeton, Justin Ahrens of Versailles, Kollin Van Horn of Proctorville Fairland, Sincere Carry of Solon, Michael Bothwell of Willoughby Cornerstone Christian, Pete Nance of Richfield Revere and Vincent Williams of Toledo St. John’s.
Kennedy Catholic, Sharon title games moved to Monday
Kennedy Catholic and Sharon will have to wait until Monday to try to complete their state championship quests thanks to this week’s winter storm in Pennsylvania. The PIAA Class A state championship game between Kennedy Catholic (22-4) and Lourdes Regional (26-4), scheduled for tonight, has been moved 2 p.m. Monday. The Class 4A title game between Sharon (27-2) and Philadelphia Imhotep Charter (30-2) also was scheduled for tonight and moved to 8 p.m. Monday. Both games will be played at the Giant Center. Kennedy Catholic will try to win its third straight state title. Sharon is in the state finals for the first time since 1957.
OHSAA State Tournament
Note: Home team listed first. Rankings are from the final Associated Press state poll. All games at the Jerome Schottenstein Center in Columbus.
Semifinal 1: No. 8 Berlin Hiland (23-5) vs. No. 9 Willoughby Cornerstone Christian (20-7), 10:45 a.m., today.
Semifinal 2: Pandora-Gilboa (26-1) vs. Maria Stein Marion Local (23-4), 2 p.m., today.
State final: 10:45 a.m., Saturday.
Semifinal 1: Cleveland Heights Lutheran East (14-13) vs. No. 2 Cincinnati Deer Park (27-0), 5:15 p.m., today.
Semifinal 2: No. 1 Canal Winchester Harvest Prep (28-0) vs. No. 10 Columbus Africentric (20-6), 8:30 p.m., today.
State final: 2 p.m., Saturday.
Semifinal 1: No. 5 Trotwood-Madison (25-3) vs. Byesville Meadowbrook (22-6), 10:45 a.m., Friday.
Semifinal 2: Lexington (23-5) vs. No. 9 Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary (19-8), 2 p.m., Friday.
State final: 5:15 p.m., Saturday.
Semifinal 1: No. 2 Cincinnati Moeller (25-3) vs. Lorain (22-5), 5:15 p.m., Friday.
Semifinal 2: Pickerington Central (18-8) vs. No. 1 Solon (26-1), 8:30p.m., Friday.
State final: 8:30 p.m., Saturday.