Destiny Leo

North holds off Independence in Melanie Williams Tournament semis

Destiny Leo and Abby Carter combined for 58 points to lead North to a 66-55 win over Independence in the Melanie Williams Memorial Tournament at Andrews-Osborne Academy on Saturday.
Independence Wrestling

Independence places four at Hawken Invitational

Independence wrestlers earned four top-six finishes at the 2018 Hawken Invitational Tournament on Saturday.
Independence Boys Basketball

Independence hustles way to win over Trinity

Independence opened the season with a well-played 68-44 win over visiting Trinity in the first round of the Independence Tip-Off Tournament on Friday.
Haylee Dmitruk

Independence collects big win over Orange

Riley Wilson scored a game-high 24 points and Haylee Dmitruk added nine to lead Independence to a 62-49 win over Orange in the quarterfinals of the Melanie Williams Memorial Tournament at Andrews-Osborne Academy on Thursday.
Riley Wilson

Blue Devils surge to win over Columbia

Independence pulled away in the second half to defeat visiting Columbia on Saturday, 63-42.
Sarah Piteo

Independence’s Sarah Piteo commits to Muskingum

Independence senior pitcher/first baseman on Thursday announced her commitment to continue her education and playing career at Muskingum University in New Concord, Ohio.
Jamie McMahon

Blue Devils have potential

Independence returns just two starters from last season but the Blue Devils have plenty of talent and enthusiasm.
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Independence falls short in state final

Defending Division III state champion Versailles proved to be too much for Independence as the Tigers swept the Blue Devils in the 2018 state championship match at Nutter Arena on Saturday.
Riley Wilson

Independence has talent, depth

Independence opens the 2018-2019 season with three returning starters, four others with varsity experience and an optimistic outlook.
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Independence advances to state championship match

Independence defeated Defiance Tinora, 3-0, in a Division III state semifinal on Thursday. The Blue Devils will play Versailles in Saturday's state title match.
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Independence wins second straight regional title

Independence defeated Applecreek Waynedale in four sets on Saturday to win its second straight Division III Barberton Regional championship.
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Independence sweeps Salem in regional semifinals

With a 3-0 sweep of Salem in Thursday’s regional semifinal, Independence advanced and will defend its regional title on Saturday against Applecreek Waynedale.
Independence Boys Soccer

Independence wins shootout to advance to first regional final

Independence edged Van Buren in a penalty kick shootout to advance to its first regional championship game in school history.
Independence Volleyball

Independence earns return trip to regionals

Top-seeded Independence earned a three-set sweep of No. 2 Oberlin in Saturday’s Division III Elyria District championship match.
Hawken Cross Country

Hawken girls lead CVC contingent to state

The girls’ cross country teams from Hawken and Chagrin Falls both finished among the top six at Saturday’s Division II regional meet to earn a spot in next weekend’s state cross country championships.
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Blue Devils win third straight district title

Independence scored three second-half goals to finish off Lake Ridge Academy in a Division III district championship game at Ralph P. Adams Stadium on Saturday, 4-0.
Sam Belitz

Varsity Travel Players of the Week

Student-athletes from Cardinal, Chagrin Falls, Cuyahoga Heights, Harvey and Independence have been selected as the Varsity Travel Players of the Week for the week ending Oct. 21.
Independence Volleyball

Independence cruises to win in battle of Blue Devils

Top-seeded Independence quickly dispatched No. 5 Wickliffe in a Division III district semifinal at Elyria High School on Wednesday, 3-0.
Jimmy Senick

Blue Devils advance to fourth straight district final

Sam Belitz scored three goals and Adam Leibel added two to lead Independence to an 8-0 win over visiting Wellington in a Division III district semifinal on Tuesday.
Independence Cross Country

Independence girls finish second at Medina District

Independence’s girls’ cross country team finished second at the Division III Medina District to earn an automatic berth in the regional meet next weekend.
Independence Boys Soccer

Independence dominates in sectional final

Sam Belitz recorded his eighth hat trick of the season to lead Independence to an 8-0 win over visiting Open Door Christian School in a Division III sectional championship game on Saturday.

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