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Middle-schooler continues to light up gyms and ponder where he’ll play next year

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017


By Michael Fitzpatrick

His first words were, besides mama and dada, “LeBron James” and “Cavs.”

He started playing competitive basketball at age 5 and by third grade was ranked the No. 1 player in his age group in the country (yes, they do rank players at that young of an age, so go ahead and roll your eyes and shake your head).

Now, as high school beckons, he …Read More

Avon Lake has several individual champs in first meet

Wednesday, June 20th, 2012

Avon Lake

By Joe Ostrica

       The Avon Lake Swim Team (ALST) opened the 2012 summer season with a home meet June 14 against rival Amherst. Avon Lake’s season debut was a 600.50-435.50 loss, but the team still had plenty of champions to celebrate for the day.

      Avon Lake’s Ethan O’Rourke took first in both the 18U 50 free and 50 back. O’Rourke won the 50 free …Read More