Bay High School News

Rockets blast way to first district title since 1993

Wednesday, March 9th, 2016

Division II Playoffs

By Joe Ostrica

The Division II district finals contest between the top two seeds was about as big as a game gets for the Bay Rockets boys basketball team, shooting for their first district championship in 23 years. Playing at North Ridgeville High School, the No. 1 seed Rockets faced off with No. 2 seed Keystone. Bay came out on fire, taking a 36-23 …Read More

Handwerk first Longhorn two-time state champion

Wednesday, March 9th, 2016

State Wrestling Meet
By Joe Ostrica

Lutheran West junior James Handwerk did it again. After picking up a 7-1 decision victory in the Division III 182-pound division, Handwerk became the first Longhorn wrestler to win two state championships. The victory boosted his final record for the season to 49-3 overall.
Handwerk defeated Pymatuning Valley’s Gaige Willis for the state championship in Columbus last Saturday. Handwerk scored a takedown …Read More

Bay, North Olmsted fall in Baron Cup championship games

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016

Playoff Hockey
By Ryan Kaczmarski
Both The Bay High School and North Olmsted High School varsity hockey teams fell short of their bids to claim Greater Cleveland High School Hockey League (GCHSHL) Baron Cup championships on Sunday at the Brooklyn Ice Arena.

Bay freshman goalkeeper Spencer O’Connell saved 45 shots on goal in Sunday’s loss to Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin. Photo – Ryan Kaczmarski

In the first game of …Read More

Pirates earn sweep at GLC swimming and diving championships

Friday, February 5th, 2016

Both the Rocky River swimming and diving teams edged out Bay for the Great Lakes Conference championship, Saturday at Lakewood High School. Photo courtesy of Mark Harris

Great Lakes Conference
By Ryan Kaczmarski
The Rocky River High School boys and girls swimming and diving teams earned the Great Lakes Conference championships, in the league’s inaugural season, Saturday at Lakewood High School. The Pirates won a combined 14 …Read More

Bay throttles EC, move into tie for top of GLC

Wednesday, January 13th, 2016

Bay senior John Koz started off the incredible 31-7 second quarter run with this layup and the foul for a traditional 3-point play. Photo – David Cleveland

Great Lakes Conference
By Ryan Kaczmarski
The Bay High School boys varsity basketball team had a quarter of play for the ages on Friday night, as the Rockets went on a 31-7 run in the second stanza and never looked …Read More