May 25, 2015


Golf: Avon Lake’s Niki Schroeder qualifies for U.S. Open

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Avon Lake golfer Niki Schroeder was a no-show at the high school’s senior awards presentation Monday. Turns out she had a pretty good reason for not being there. Schroeder, an Ohio State recruit who won the Division I state tournament in October, was spending her day earning a berth in this year’s United States Women’s Read More…

The next big thing? Avon Lake graduate Brian Mihalik, who stands over 6-foot-8, hoping to reach new heights with Eagles

Boston College's Brian Mihalik helps bring down North Carolina State quarterback Jacoby Brissett last season. AP

Brian Mihalik hoped to land in Philadelphia. It turned out the Eagles and coach Chip Kelly wanted him, too. As a seventh-round pick in the NFL Draft, Mihalik is guaranteed nothing. But a good fit gives him the best chance to make the team and make a career. “The big thing was ending up with Read More…


A story Thursday said Keystone High School, which ranked 120th, was the next school behind Avon Lake High School to be listed on the U.S. News & World Report 2015 Best High Schools. The next school behind Avon Lake was actually Oberlin High School, which ranked 31st.

Avon Lake High School lauded by U.S. News & World Report

AVON LAKE — Avon Lake High School was once again listed on the U.S. News & World Report Best High Schools Ranking and received a gold medal. According to U.S. News & World Report gold and silver awards reflect which schools are most successfully preparing students for college, based on students participating in and achieving Read More…

Boys tennis: Avon Lake set to defend LCAAA tourney title

Avon Lake surprised itself last year. With the ACT on the same day as the annual Lorain County Athletic Administrators Association Tournament, Avon Lake’s lineup took a big hit. Relying on a few call-ups from the junior varsity, the Shoremen stunned the field, sweeping the doubles championships and snagging two other runner-up trophies at second Read More…

Avon crushes Avon Lake in season opener

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  The Avon High School Eagles beat the Avon Lake High School Shoremen Thursday 41-10 in the season opener. Watch the last minute of the game on YouTube. Catch up on game coverage below on Twitter and pick up a copy of The Chronicle-Telegram Friday for the full story. Tweets about “from:avoneagles; OR from:avonlakehs; OR Read More…