North High School (Springfield, Ohio)

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North High School
Location
Springfield
Information
Type Public
Color(s) Scarlet and navy on white
Mascot Panther

North High School was a public high school in Springfield, Ohio. It was built in 1960. It was one of two high schools in the Springfield City Schools district, the other school being South High School. On September 8, 2008 the two schools were combined into Springfield High School and moved into a new building behind the old North High School. The North High School building was demolished on May 30, 2008 to make way for the new Springfield High School building.

North's mascot was the panther and the school colors were scarlet and navy on white.

Ohio High School Athletic Association State Championships[edit]

  • Girls Basketball – 1977

[1] Boys tennis Men's Singles State Champion - 1967 Robin Fry

Notable alumni[edit]

John Legend – Grammy and Academy award-winning musician.
Randy Ayers – Basketball player and former head coach for The Ohio State University.
Justin Chambers – Former model and actor on Grey's Anatomy
Marsha Dietlein Bennett – Actress
Jimmy Journell – Major League Baseball player
Ezell Proctor – Famous Local DJ Springfield, Ohio
Will McEnaney - Former Professional Baseball Pitcher

Reunions[edit]

1985 – Facebook Group: North High Class Reunion – 1985
2001 - Class of 1966 held a reunion 2 weekends before 9/11/2001

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 39°56′56″N 83°47′48″W / 39.94889°N 83.79667°W / 39.94889; -83.79667