Highland High School (Sparta, Ohio)

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Highland High School
6506 State Route 229
Sparta, Ohio, (Morrow County) 43350
United States
Type Public, Coeducational high school
Established 1960
Superintendent Bill Dodds[1]
Principal Nathan Huffman
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 544
Color(s) Red White Blue[1]             
Athletics conference Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference[1]
Team name Fighting Scots[1]
Overview from State Route 314 to the east

Highland High School is a public high school near Sparta, Ohio. It is the only high school in the Highland Local School District. Their nickname is the Fighting Scots.

Ohio High School Athletic Association State Championships[edit]

Notable alumni[edit]

Athletic Hall of Fame[edit]

On January 14, 2012 Highland High School inducted 14 former standout athletes and 1 former coach/contributor into the new Highland Local School District Athletic Hall of Fame. The hall is debuting in Highland’s 50th year of existence. The first inductees came from Highland High School along with former high schools at Sparta, Marengo and Chesterville which consolidated to form Highland in 1962.

  • Vaughn Tobin, 1950, Chesterville, football and basketball
  • Larry Hulse, 1954, Sparta, football and basketball
  • Arnold “Buzz” Beatty, 1958, Marengo, basketball
  • Jeff Jahn, 1977, Highland, basketball and baseball
  • Wayne Warwick, 1979, Highland, basketball and baseball
  • Tim Belcher, 1980, Highland, baseball and basketball
  • Randy Linkous, 1990, Highland, baseball and basketball
  • Chad Bukey, 1991, Highland, football and basketball
  • Danny Bright, 1992, Highland, football, track and basketball
  • Jason Terry, 1992, Highland, basketball
  • Erin Kelly, 1994, Highland, cross country and track
  • J.T. Hoyng, 1998, Highland, basketball
  • Seth Hoyng, 2000, Highland, basketball and track
  • Brad Hart, 2000, Highland, track, basketball and golf
  • Jim Schoch, 1975–83, Highland, boys basketball coach

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d OHSAA. "Ohio High School Athletic Association member directory". Archived from the original on 2010-12-16. Retrieved 2012-03-21. 
  2. ^ OHSAA. "Ohio High School Athletic Association Web site". Retrieved 2006-12-31. 
  3. ^ Yappi. "Yappi Sports Basketball D3". Retrieved 2007-02-12. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 40°23′52″N 82°42′22″W / 40.397843°N 82.70624°W / 40.397843; -82.70624