October 25, 2014

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Select games will be streamed on WEOL.com

Day Date Game
Friday 8/29 Avon at Avon Lake
Friday 8/29 Lorain at Midview
Friday 9/05 Lorain at Elyria
Friday 9/05 South Central at Columbia
Friday 9/12 Firelands at Vermilion
Friday 9/12 Twinsburg at Avon
Saturday 9/13 Elyria Catholic at Beachwood
Thursday 9/18 Elyria at Valley Forge
Friday 9/19 Keystone at Clearview
Friday 9/19 North Ridgeville at Avon Lake
Saturday 9/20 Vermilion at CCC
Friday 9/26 Avon at Midview
Friday 9/26 Clearview at Black River
Friday 10/03 Westlake at Avon Lake
Friday 10/03 Brunswick at Elyria
Friday 10/10 Lakewood at Elyria Catholic
Friday 10/10 Wellington at Keystone
Friday 10/17 Lutheran West at Columbia
Friday 10/17 Elyria Catholic at Midview
Saturday 10/18 Elyria at Shaker Heights
Friday 10/24 Olmsted Falls at Avon
Friday 10/24 Westlake at Amherst
Friday 10/31 TBA
Friday 10/31 TBA


High School Football: Brunswick at Elyria

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ELYRIA — Being in the right spot at the right time will never mean the same for Mikah Price following Friday night’s heart-pounding win by Elyria over Brunswick. Just when all hope seemed lost for the Pioneers, Price caught a tipped ball and raced untouched the final 35 yards as Elyria shocked the Blue Devils Read More…

High School Football: Avon at Elyria Catholic

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Elyria Catholic High School senior running back Justin Rankin (44) runs the ball and is tackled by Avon High School senior defensive lineman Bryson Golini (68) and senior line backer Tanner Doenges (44) on Friday night, Oct. 3.

ELYRIA — Playing for the first time this season on grass, on a rainy night and without star running back Gerett Choat, things could have turned dreary for Avon when it fell behind in a West Shore Conference game against Elyria Catholic Friday night. Instead, it suddenly became Sonny — as in junior running back Read More…

High School Football: Midview at North Ridgeville

Dimitri Redwood, left, of Midview, catches a pass for a first down against Jason Gramatikos of North Ridgeville last night in the first quarter. DAVID RICHARD / CHRONICLE

NORTH RIDGEVILLE — Midview did a lot of the same things other opponents have attempted in an effort to slow down North Ridgeville junior running back Demario McCall — stacking the box, putting two guys on him and stalking him around the field. But the Middies finally found a way to limit the Rangers star, Read More…

High School Football: Week 6 Updates and Scores

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It’s hard to believe the high school football season is halfway over. But there’s still plenty of football left to play, and we’ve got you covered for the area’s Week 6 scores. Follow our live feed below for updates and commentary on games. Are we missing a game? Let us know by adding your own Read More…

High school football: Horvath thriving as EC’s first female player

Elyria Catholic junior Becky Horvath — the Panthers’ starting kicker — is the first female player in school history. She has converted 20 of 25 extra points this season. STEVE MANHEIM/CHRONICLE

Elyria Catholic junior Becky Horvath does not look at herself as any kind of a trailblazer. She knows she has a job to do and is more concerned with making herself better. The first female football player in Panthers history, Horvath has been one of the most consistent kickers in the area. She successfully converted Read More…

H.S. Football: Midview knocks off Avon 49-42 in instant classic

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EATON TWP. — It’s hard for two highly touted teams to play a game that lives up to the hype, but Avon and Midview exceeded all expectations Friday night. The Middies struck quickly and twice gained two-touchdown leads, the Eagles scored three straight times to open the second half and Midview finished with two touchdowns Read More…

H.S. Football: Justin Rankin run puts Elyria Catholic over the top in 21-7 win over Amherst

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ELYRIA — With just over three minutes left in the game, Elyria Catholic running back Justin Rankin finally broke through. After the Amherst defense had bottled him up all evening, Rankin sprung loose for a 65-yard run that helped the Panthers put away the game in a 21-7 non-conference win over the Comets at Knights Read More…

H.S. Football: Columbia’s offense, defense shine in 47-14 victory over Wellington

Columbia wide receiver Jesse Lambert, right, runs out of the reach of Wellington defensive back Jordan Howard on Friday night at Columbia. KRISTIN BAUER | CHRONICLE

COLUMBIA STATION — When it needed to swing the game, Columbia’s defense came up with a big play. Wellington scored a touchdown in the final minute of the second quarter, but two plays into its opening drive of the second half, Columbia’s Cullen Nagle picked off Joey Holliday. Three plays later, Cody Shields scored his Read More…

H.S. Football: Olmsted Falls beats Westlake in shootout, 51-45

Westlake quarterback Andris Balodis attempts to sneak around the Olmsted Falls defensive line. KRISTIN BAUER | CHRONICLE

WESTLAKE — Typically a high school football game doesn’t begin with a starter’s gun, but Friday night’s Homecoming track meet between Westlake and Olmsted Falls wasn’t missing much else. While they didn’t flatten the corsages or t-bone the float, the Bulldogs did wreck the football portion of the Demons’ weekend with a rousing 51-45 Southwestern Read More…

H.S. Football: Demario McCall scores 6 more TDs as North Ridgeville tops Rocky River 55-21

ROCKY RIVER — North Ridgeville junior Demario McCall’s performance Friday night against Rocky River was the stuff that makes teammates beam with pride, fans shake their heads in disbelief and future opponents break out in cold sweats. McCall scored a career-high six touchdowns as the Rangers defeated the Pirates 55-21 in a West Shore Conference Read More…