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High School Sports

School board will weigh weight training partnership with Force Sports

By Sue Botos Rocky River The Force may soon be with Rocky River High School. Athletics Director Mark Wagner presented a proposal to the school board at its April committee of the whole session that calls for the district to enter into a contract with Force Sports for a year-round conditioning program for student-athletes. The [...]

Rocky River native nets Ohio Northern University Athletic Hall of Fame honor

Rocky River By Sue Botos When Terri Krach played softball for Rocky River High School, she was a standout at third base. But during her senior year, she decided to add pitching to her repertoire. “I pitched kind of for fun and to be the backup. I was just throwing for fun. Third base is [...]

Local boys golf teams off to strong start

Boys golf By Joe Ostrica The Avon Eagles won the Grey Hawk Invitational Aug. 13, took second in the Pioneer Invitational Aug. 14 and won the Ranger Invitational the next day. The Eagles hope this early success will translate into a second-straight West Shore Conference title this season. The Eagles won the Ranger Invitational thanks [...]

Avon, Avon Lake look to stay on top of conferences

Girls golf By Ryan Kaczmarski After going a perfect 12-0 overall, and 8-0 in the West Shore Conference, playing all the way to the Northeast District finals in 2012, the Avon High School girls golf team is looking for someone to knock them off the top of the mountain. “The 2013 season will be an [...]