May 27, 2016

Partly sunny

High school: EC’s Joe Fitch honored with Lou Rotunda Award

Awards are given to seniors all over the country this time of year — plaudits for athletics, academics, service — all given as final honors before the students head off to start the rest of their lives. Joe Fitch received such an award at Friday’s senior ceremony at Elyria Catholic. But this one is different Read More…

High school: EC’s Katie Svat a real team player

Sports is about teamwork, and teamwork is about unselfishness. Katie Svat oozes both. The 17-year-old two-sport letterwinner admitted that winning Elyria Catholic’s 2008 Outstanding Female Athlete Award has been a goal — not just for her, but for her peers and parents. “I have been voting on it the last three years, so it’s something Read More…

Bowlers of the week: Sukey scores back-to-back 300s

As secretary/treasurer for the high-scoring Grafton Classic since 1992, Walt Sukey has penciled in more than his share of 300 games on his weekly report sheet. However, what is usually a thankless, tedious, boring job turned into a labor of love the past two weeks for the LaGrange resident. On Oct. 17 and again on Read More…