Ksiazka’s ace steals the show

Independence opened the defense of its Division II state title on Saturday at the Kent Roughrider Invitational. The Blue Devils, who finished in eighth place overall, were highlighted by sophomore Allie Ksiazka’s hole in one on the fifth hole, a 137-yard par 3 at Twin Lakes Country Club.

Red Raiders optimistic heading into new season

Harvey returns four starters from the team that won 12 matches last fall. That has the Red Raiders optimistic heading into the 2018 season.

New look Blue Devils ready to forge own path

After winning the Division II state championship last fall, the Independence Blue Devils open the 2018 season with just one returning starter and two others with varsity experience.
Lyndsay Blum

State champion Lyndsay Blum commits to Otterbein

Lyndsay Blum helped Independence win the Division II state golf championship in the fall and she recently committed to continue her education and playing career at Otterbein University.

Virginia Travers

Cardinal’s Virginia Travers signs with Ashland

Cardinal senior Virginia Travers on Wednesday signed a National Letter of Intent to continue her education and golf career at Ashland University.

Maddie Shires

Varsity Travel Players of the Week

Athletes from Berkshire, Cardinal, Chardon and Madison have been recognized as the Varsity Travel Players of the Week for the week ending Oct. 15, 2017.

Independence Girls Golf

Blue Devils claim state title

Independence’s girls’ golf team won the Division II state title on Saturday in record-setting fashion. The Blue Devils broke the state record with an overall score of 652.

Independence Girls Golf

Independence sets single-round record at state golf tournament

Independence’s girls’ golf team got off to a great start at the first day of the Division II state golf tournament on Friday. The Blue Devils set a new tournament record with a single round score of 320.

Katie May

Varsity Travel Players of the Week

Athletes from Berkshire, Cardinal, Geneva, Independence, Kenston and Kirtland have been recognized as Varsity Travel Players of the Week for the week ending Oct. 8, 2017.

Independence Girls Golf

Blue Devils win second straight district title

Independence geared up for another run at the state title by winning the Division II district title at Tam O’Shanter Golf Course on Tuesday.

Independence Boys Golf

Blue Devils punch ticket to districts

Carson Bianco shot an 82 to lead Independence to a third place finish at the Division III sectional tournament on Wednesday. The Blue Devils advanced to next week’s district tournament.

Varsity Travel

Varsity Travel Players of the Week

Athletes from Berkshire, Cardinal, Cuyahoga Heights, Geneva, Hawken, Independence and Madison have been named Varsity Travel Players of the Week for the week ending Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017.

Madeline Mindzora

Blue Devils win third straight sectional title

Sophia Trombetta and Lyndsay Blum finished first and second overall to lead Independence to its third straight Division II sectional title on Tuesday.

Isabel Anness

Kirtland’s Isabel Anness advances to district tournament

Kirtland senior Isabel Anness punched her ticket to districts with a fifth-place finish at Tuesday’s sectional tournament.

Virginia Travers

Cardinal’s Travers headed back to districts

Cardinal senior Virginia Travers finished seventh at Tuesday’s Division II sectional golf tournament to earn a spot in next week’s district tournament.

Michael Schnur

Schnur headed to districts

Kirtland senior Michael Schnur overcame a rough start to finish the Division II sectional tournament with a 74, good for fourth place overall and a ticket to districts.

Varsity Travel

Varsity Travel Players of the Week

Berkshire, Brush, Geneva, Independence, Kenston, Madison, North and Wickliffe all are represented in this week's Varsity Travel Players of the Week.

Lyndsay Blum and Sophia Trombetta

Independence dominates CVC tournament

All six of Independence’s golfers finished among the top 13 in winning Monday’s Chagrin Valley Conference tournament.

Schnur four-peats as league MVP

Kirtland’s Michael Schnur won the Chagrin Valley Conference Valley Division postseason tournament on Monday staking claim to his fourth straight MVP award.

Blue Devils finish second at CVC tournament

Independence hoped to make a run at Kirtland for the CVC tournament championship but the Blue Devils came up short by 10 strokes and settled for second place.

Jonathan Heredos

Huskies finish fourth at CVC tournament

Cardinal’s golf team fired off its best 18-hole score of the season in finishing fourth at the CVC postseason tournament at Windmill Lakes on Monday.

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