May 25, 2015


Boys basketball: Brookside upsets Holy Name in overtime

WESTLAKE – Every tournament should have a Cinderella and it seems the Brookside Cardinals have decided to embrace that role during their run in the Westlake Division II district. That was clearly the case Friday night as the Cardinals knocked off fourth-seeded Holy Name, 60-56, in overtime. Brookside, which led through most of the game Read More…

Boys sectional basketball: EC edged out of tourney


WESTLAKE — Two teams that struggled through most of the season saw their troubles continue Tuesday night in the Division II sectional tournament before Rocky River prevailed in a 43-41 victory over Elyria Catholic that went down to the final play. With the win, the Pirates (7-13) advance to play Clearview on Saturday at 7:30 Read More…

Boys basketball: Clearview has perfect finale with win over Oberlin

LORAIN — It was everything a Senior Night should be. All nine Clearview seniors played and scored, the home team won big and the Clippers clinched the best record in the Patriot Athletic Conference. To top it all off, the team had the traditional net cutting ceremony afterward as all 15 teammates celebrated with each Read More…

Boys basketball: Middies post big win over Avon


AVON — When Midview coach Troy DiFranco spoke, Nick Clark and Riley Moore listened. Before Tuesday’s game at Avon, DiFranco told his two big men the team needed 20 points from each of them, and they responded with 22 points apiece to lead the Middies to a 60-55 West Shore Conference win over the Eagles. Read More…

Boys basketball: Clearview rolls by Brookside

SHEFFIELD TWP. — Two boys varsity basketball games were played at Clearview last night. One was a tightly-played, fast-paced struggle that promised to be one of the best overall games this season. The other was a total blowout. Each lasted two quarters, but together counted as one more big victory for the Clippers in a Read More…