May 3, 2015

Partly cloudy

High school girls soccer 2011: Breaking down the season

TEAM CAPSULES NORTHEAST OHIO CONFERENCE Elyria Pioneers COACH: Venera Ilievski, 6th year 2010 RECORD: 6-9-0, 3-2-0 RETURNING LETTERWINNERS: Bailey Andress, sr., GK; Cheyenne Gutierrez, sr., F; Kaleigh Plato, sr., D; Haylie Davis, jr., D, Monica Banks, jr., D. SCOUTING REPORT: Andress, an all-conference and All-Lorain County goalkeeper, allowed just 24 goals while making 178 saves Read More…

Arrival: Registration


“Waiting patiently to pick up the registration packet.  It would appear that a lot of other spellers had the same idea, but the Bee staff is quick and friendly. Thank you!” − Craig Cecil, Matt’s proud dad About the blog: Matt Cecil, of Amherst, is in Washington, D.C., this week for the 2011 Scripps National Spelling Bee Read More…

Arrival: Safely at the bee


“After making it safely to the Gaylord National (home of the Scripps Howard National Spelling Bee) Matt settles down in his room to study with the world’s smallest copy of the Merriam-Webster dictionary − or maybe that’s just his iPod ” − Craig Cecil, Matt’s proud dad About the blog: Matt Cecil, of Amherst, is in Read More…

CT speller clears third round in Washington, D.C.

Paul Kardar, 14 and an eighth-grader at Open Door Christian School, won The Chronicle-Telegram’s regional spelling bee in April. He’s now in Washington, D.C., where he will compete in the 83rd annual Scripps National Spelling Bee. Round 1 of the three-day competition begins tomorrow, but the Kardars have been in D.C. since Sunday. Paul will Read More…