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Senior-less Pirates making noise in the WSC

Volleyball By Dan Gilles Rocky River’s volleyball team starts five juniors and a freshman. That tidbit alone seems unique. However, what makes it even more is that the Pirates are a team without any seniors on it. Despite that, Rocky River was 6-3 (3-2 in the West Shore Conference) following what coach Kelly Bennett called [...]

Volleyball rules at 33rd Rocky River Invitational

By Ryan Kaczmarski Ever since 1979, high school volleyball teams from all over the area have traveled to Rocky River to compete at the Rocky River Pirates Invitational. This year, the eight-team tournament featured Brookside, Cuyahoga Heights, Keystone, Lakewood, North Olmsted, Trinity, Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin and host Rocky River high schools, with ND-CL defeating Brookside [...]

2012 Westshore girls volleyball preview

By Ryan Kaczmarski The BAY volleyball team had a 2011 season in which it had an overall record of 19-3 and a conference record of 13-1, winning the West Shore Conference for the fourth year in a row, but it lost in the first round of the postseason. This year, the Rockets will be without four of [...]

Zepp, Mental accept head coaching duties for Demons varsity programs

By Ryan Kaczmarski With the season the Westlake Demons varsity baseball team had last spring, winning the Southwestern Conference and going all the way to the Division I state championship game, one might have thought head coach Jeff Short would reconsider his plan to retire after the postseason. But Short stuck with his decision, leaving [...]