Pair of lopsided wins for Girls’ hoops


BIG WALNUT HIGH SCHOOL VARSITY SPORTS

Compiled by Gary Budzak - gbudzak@aimmediamidwest.com



State Tournaments

Division I Boys Basketball: Sunbury Big Walnut is the 26th seed in Columbus 2 regional, and will play the winner of Dublin Scioto (30) at Gahanna Lincoln (15) at the higher seed’s site at 7 p.m. March 1.

Division II Girls Basketball: Sunbury Big Walnut is the 3rd seed in Westerville 2 regional, and play at home 7 p.m. Feb. 26 (as the paper went to press). If they win, they would have played at 8:30 p.m. March 1 at Westerville Central High School. If they continue to win, they would play at 8 p.m. Tuesday March 5 at Springfield H.S.; 7:30 p.m. March 8 at Springfield and at 6 p.m. Thursday March 14 at the Ohio State University’s Schottenstein Center; with the championship at 2 p.m. March 16 at OSU.

BOYS BASKETBALL

Big Walnut beats Mount Vernon High School 46-36

Saturday, February 16, 2019 6 PM AWAY

Box Scores 1 2 3 4

BWHS 14 11 13 8

MVHS 12 6 8 10

Big Walnut beats Groveport Madison Sr High School 53-40

Friday, February 15, 2019 7:30 PM HOME

Box Scores 1 2 3 4

BWHS 15 16 12 10

GMSHS 12 4 17 7

Posted by Brett Bartlett brettbartlett@bwls.net

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Big Walnut beats Columbus International High School 59-12

Friday, February 22, 2019 7 PM HOME

Game Recap: The Lady Eagles defeated Columbus International 59-12. The Eagles were led by Emily Neff with 10 and Andie Stewart with 10.

Box Scores 1 2 3 4

BWHS 16 23 12 8

CIHS 8 0 4 0

Big Walnut beats Horizon Science Academy High School 61-4

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 7 PM HOME

Game Recap: Basketball Junior Payton Carter led all-scorers with 12 points followed by senior Erin Boehm and junior Avery Schone with 9 a-piece.

Box Scores 1 2 3 4

BWHS 23 17 13 8

HSAHS 2 2 0 0

Posted by Tabatha Piper tabathapiper.6@gmail.com

BOYS BOWLING

Big Walnut falls to Teays Valley High School 1897-1672

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 4 PM AWAY

Game Recap: Big Walnut was defeated in the last match before Sectionals Friday 1897-1672. Although the team graduated 3 of their 5 starters from last year, they still ended up going 7-4 and 10-6 overall. They were led by Jacob Bowens 321 series. Teays Valley was led by Russell’s 383 series.

Posted by Scott Morrison redlegs13@yahoo.com

GIRLS BOWLING

Big Walnut beats Teays Valley High School 1978-1870

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 4 PM AWAY

Game Recap: The Big Walnut Girls set the School season record for wins by defeating Teays Valley 1978-1870 to end up with a 15-2 record. The previous best was the 2011 boys who went 14-4. The Lady Eagles were led by Kaitlyn Morrison’s 392 series rolling 200-192. Ashleigh Westervelt rolled her personal high game of 223 while throwing a 382 Series. This team of 5 Seniors went 1-11 in division and 1-13 overall their Freshman year to 9-2 and 15-2 as Seniors. This has been a season of personal best’s and record setting games and series almost weekly. Congratulations for a very special season.

Posted by Scott Morrison redlegs13@yahoo.com

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Big Walnut High School Athletics – 2019 Spring

• CONGRATULATIONS to the Sideline and Competition Cheer teams on 2 OCC Championships!!! This is the 7th OCC Championship in a row with 13 overall!! And, CONGRATULATIONS to Ashley Montgomery, Sophia Baldassarre, Macy Roberto and Grace Potter for receiving All OCC Cheerleader Awards!!

• Sports Start Dates — Baseball, Softball, and Lacrosse started Monday 2/18/19 and Track and Tennis start Monday 3/4/19 more information @ https://bigwalnutathletics.net/2019/01/07/bwhs-athletics-2019-spring-sports-information-tryouts-etc/

• Any senior that is going to play a sport at the college level and has not already spoken to Mrs. Piper about it; please see Mrs. Piper in the Athletic Office.

• The Big Walnut “12 Seasons of Greatness” information can be found out https://bigwalnutathletics.net/2018/11/30/12-seasons-of-greatness/. Please see Mrs. Piper in the Athletic Office if you have met the criteria.

• Preseason Workouts and Open Gyms. Any questions, please contact Coach Hatfield @ Jeff.Hatfield@mt.com. GO EAGLES!! https://bigwalnutathletics.net/2018/11/14/2019-bwhs-softball-preseason-workouts-open-gyms/

• Any boys interested in trying out for the baseball team and have not been attending weight lifting and open gyms please contact Coach Schone at jrschone@gmail.com for more information.

• There will be a BWHS boys tennis parent meeting on Wednesday, 3.13.19 at 6 PM in the BWHS Innovation Center. If you cannot attend, please contact Coach Balaz at ryanbalaz@bwls.net

• Any boys interested in participating on the spring track team and could not attend the meeting on 1.10.19, please contact Coach Myers @ ericmyers@bwls.net

• NEW DATE….There was a BWHS Girls Track & Field parent/athlete meeting on Wednesday, 2.27.19 not Thursday, 3.7.19 still at 6 PM in the HS Cafeteria. If you cannot attend, please contact Coach Evener at joeevener@bwls.net

• Friday, 3.8.2019 A Night at the Races Fundraiser for Big Walnut Lacrosse more information https://bigwalnutathletics.net/2019/01/23/friday-3-8-2019-a-night-at-the-races-fundraiser-for-big-walnut-lacrosse/

• Information regarding Big Walnut Youth Camps and Clinics for 2019 please go to this link https://bigwalnutathletics.net/2019/01/04/big-walnut-youth-camps-and-clinics-2019/

• Please join us on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 from 5:30-8:30 PM at PJ’s Family Restaurant. They are teaming up with the Big Walnut High School Girls Track team to help them raise money for their program. Please stop in during these hours and grab a delicious meal for free only with a donation to the program. PJ’s will be offering two meals for FREE!!! Beef Stroganoff & Johnny Marzetti In lieu of a bill, you can pay for your meal by making a donation to the BWHS Girls Track program (meals other than those listed above & beverages are not included in the fund raiser). Thank you Big Walnut community for your support!!

• There was a parent/athlete meeting on Wednesday, 2.13.19 @ 6:30 PM in the BWHS Cafeteria for any girl interested in participating on the girls soccer team next fall 2019. If you cannot attend, please contact Coach Allen @ chrisallen@bwls.net

• Any girl interested in competing in track and field this spring, there was an informational meeting on Tuesday, February 19th at 2:45 in the cafeteria. If you cannot attend, please contact Coach Evener @ joeevener@bwls.net

• There was a parent meeting for the BWHS Boys Lacrosse team on Wednesday, 2.20.19 @ 7:00 PM in the BWHS Atrium. If you cannot attend, please contact Coach Brunner @ brunner.m.w@gmail.com

• There was a meeting on Wednesday, 2.13.19 @ 7:15 AM in the HS gym for anyone interested in participating on the football team next fall. If you cannot attend, please contact Coach Weaver @ joeweaver@bwls.net

• Athletic information can be found on the website @ https://bigwalnutathletics.net/ sport team information is under the Fall-Winter-Spring tabs and additional athletic information is under the MORE tab.

• Big Walnut Winter & Spring Athletic Season Passes for High School and Middle School events for Adults, Students and Senior Citizens go to this link to purchase https://bigwalnutathletics.net/season-ticket-information/

• The BWHS Girls Lacrosse team will be having a Chipotle fundraiser on Monday, 2.18.19 from 4:00 to 8:00 PM at the Maxtown location. The flyer is at this link https://bigwalnutathletics.net/2019/02/11/2-18-19-bwhs-girls-lacrosse-team-chipotle-fundraiser/

• Harlem Wizards back at Big Walnut High School – When: Tuesday, March 5, 2019 – 5:00 to 6:30 PM – Dinner is catered by the Big Walnut Grill in the Big Walnut High School Cafeteria – Children – $3.00 each – Hot dog, mac n cheese and drink – Adults – $7.00 each – Pulled pork or chicken sandwich, cole slaw, baked beans and drink – By: Presented by the Sunbury/Galena Rotary Club/Benefits BW Students – Time: 6:30 PM Game Time – Where: Big Walnut High School Gymnasium – Tickets: Can be purchased at https://www.harlemwizards.com/schedule-tickets — Any questions, please contact Jim Irwin @ jmirwin@embarqmail.com

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BIG WALNUT HIGH SCHOOL VARSITY SPORTS

Compiled by Gary Budzak

gbudzak@aimmediamidwest.com

Information for this story was provided by the coaches.

Information for this story was provided by the coaches.