August 1, 2015

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District wrestling: Elyria’s Matt Canon flips the script on St. Edward’s domination, wins title

ASHLAND — There wasn’t much deviation from the St. Edward show during Saturday’s action at the Division I district wrestling tournament at Ashland University. The Eagles advanced all 14 wrestlers to the state tournament and put 13 in the finals. They had few hiccups along the way, but one of the biggest came at 120 Read More…

Ecstacy and agony: Seven area wrestlers make semifinals at Division I district, but Elyria’s Armando Torres doesn’t even get a chance to compete

ASHLAND — A lucky seven Lorain County wrestlers managed to stay unbeaten Friday night and advance to the semifinals of the Division I district tournament at Ashland University. But the biggest news relating to an area wrestler came before the tournament even began. Elyria sophomore Armando Torres failed his skin check and the on-site doctor Read More…

Boys basketball: Avon plays spoiler, snaps Midview’s 15-game winning streak

EATON TWP. — Before the season began, more than a few people thought Friday night’s season finale between Avon and Midview might just be for the West Shore Conference championship. But Avon lost to Bay on a 50-foot buzzer-beater three weeks ago to fall two games back and Midview never blinked on the way to Read More…

District hockey: Avon notches a historic win

BROOKLYN — If the players on this year’s Avon hockey team say nothing else about the season, they can remind everyone that theirs was the first one from the school to win a district tournament game. They can also say they did it in style. The Eagles, in only their second year as a varsity Read More…

Midview wrestling denied outright title despite scorekeeping error

In one of the strangest turn of events in Lorain County wrestling history, the Midview Middies believed they had been awarded the outright West Shore Conference championship Monday afternoon only to find out a short time later that it was being taken away again. The Middies went unbeaten in conference dual meets during the regular Read More…

Police log for Feb. 13, 2012

Avon police Wednesday, Jan. 25 9:04 a.m. — 38301 Chester Road, Sylvester Truck and Tire, theft. 4:26 p.m. — 36000 block Bauerdale Court, property damage. Thursday, Jan. 26 1:52 p.m. — State Route 83, motor vehicle accident. 3:35 p.m. — 1500 block Rosewood Blvd., juvenile complaint. Friday, Jan. 27 8:24 a.m. — State Route 83, Read More…

High school wrestling: Avon rallies to win WSC tourney, share conference crown with Midview

AVON — Zane Zeman became the West Shore Conference’s first four-time tournament champion Saturday night. The Avon senior was later named the league’s MVP, but it might have been Rocky River’s heavyweight who actually came up biggest for the Eagles. With Midview sweeping the dual meets and owning the lead coming into the conference tournament, Read More…

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Midview edges Avon for WSC dual meet title

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AVON — It came down to the final match in the final dual meet, but Midview showed once again why it is the regular-season king in the West Shore Conference. A third-period reversal led to a 2-0 win by Middies 145-pounder Isaac Payne, capping a 41-32 victory over Avon on Wednesday night. The Eagles and Read More…

Police log for Jan. 30, 2012

Elyria police Friday, Jan. 27 9:53 a.m. — 200 Bath St., copper and other metal taken from apartment units. Saturday, Jan. 28 2:45 a.m. — 200 Warren Ave., Carey R. Roddy, 42, Elyria, charged with assault after a man was punched in the parking lot at Chris’s Place on Clark Street after he reportedly tried Read More…