Wednesday, May 18
    Independence Track

    Blue Devils seek encore performance

    Independence’s track teams won conference and district titles in 2021 and the Blue Devils hope to serve up an encore performance this spring.
    Ashton Lerz

    Lerz fans 12 in season opener

    Independence senior Ashton Lerz opened the season on Tuesday with 12 strikeouts in a 10-0 six-inning win over visiting Cuyahoga Heights.
    Ashton Lerz

    Independence determined to repeat

    After winning the Chagrin Valley Conference Metro Division title last spring, Independence is determined to repeat this spring.

    Independence softball team previews season at Media Day

    Independence's softball team previewed its season at the 2022 CVC Springs Sports Media day at Independence High School on Sunday.
    Independence Track

    Independence track team previews season at Media Day

    Independence track coach Jess Crooks and several members of her squad previewed the 2022 season at CVC Media Day on Sunday.

    Independence baseball previews season at CVC Media Day

    Independence's baseball team previewed the upcoming season at the CVC Media Day event at Independence High School on Sunday.
    Ashleigh Porter

    New coach, high expectations at Independence

    Independence’s softball team has a new coach but the Blue Devils will carry the same expectations into the 2022 season.
    Independence Baseball

    Area baseball teams earn preseason ranking

    The Ohio High School Baseball Coaches Association on Monday released its preseason rankings, which included several area teams.
    Casey McGhee

    Independence’s Casey McGhee kicks off future

    Independence senior Casey McGhee on Saturday announced his commitment to continue his education and football career at the University of Northern Iowa.
    Vinny Kubicki

    Independence sends five to district tournament

    Five Independence wrestlers extended their season by at least one more week by placing among the top four at the Division III Independence Sectional Tournament on Saturday.
    CCA 68, Independence 61

    Independence rally falls short at CCA

    Independence's fourth-quarter rally came up short in a 68-61 loss at Cornerstone Christian in a sectional final on Friday.
    Kyle Zygmunt

    Independence plays complete game in postseason win

    Independence played its most complete game of the year in beating visiting Black River in a sectional semifinal on Tuesday, 67-41.
    Jack Taliaferro

    Career nights lead Independence to win over Berkshire

    Jack Taliaferro and Landon Jatsek both scored career-highs in leading Independence to a 71-56 win over visiting Berkshire on Tuesday.
    Cuyahoga Heights 56, Independence 44

    Heights boxes out Independence

    A change to the game plan led Cuyahoga Heights to a 56-44 win over visiting Independence in a rivalry game on Monday.
    Alex Adams

    Independence honors seniors with win over Lincoln West

    Independence honored its three seniors with a 77-26 non-conference win over visiting Lincoln West on Wednesday.
    Independence Wrestling

    Blue Devils place four at CVC championships

    INDEPENDENCE—Independence placed four wrestlers among the top six at their respective weight classes at the 2022 Chagrin Valley Conference Wrestling Championships. Vinnie Kubicki led the way with his runner-up finish at 113 pounds. Charlie Meyer...
    Kirtland 61, Independence 60

    Boyd, Rus rise up to lead Kirtland past Independence

    Pierce Boyd and Mason Rus each scored 11 points in leading Kirtland to a 61-60 win at Independence in a Chagrin Valley Conference crossover game on Friday.
    Addie Westerburg

    Westerburg makes impact in Independence win

    Independence junior Addie Westerburg made a big impact in Independence’s 32-22 win at Richmond Heights on Wednesday.
    Landon Jatsek

    Blue Devils strike late to beat Normandy

    Independence took a better late than never approach to beating visiting Normandy in a non-conference game on Tuesday, 45-44.
    Rory Corrigan

    Blue Devils ready for next challenge

    Independence's wrestling team has overcome its fair share of adversity and now the Blue Devils are ready for their next challenge.
    Kirtland 40, Independence 37

    Kirtland celebrates Senior Day with win over Independence

    Kirtland celebrated its Senior Day with a 40-37 win over visiting Independence in a CVC crossover game on Saturday.