Tuesday, July 27, 2021
Marissa Carmosino

Kirtland advances six more events to regionals

Kirtland placed among the top four in six events at the Division III district track meet and now has seven total, and counting, headed to regionals.

Kirtland’s Alex Fellinger punches ticket to regionals

Kirtland senior Alex Fellinger increased his season by at least another week when he finished third in the discus at the Division II Perry District track meet on Thursday.
Madison Stepanik

Stepanik wins district title

Independence senior Madison Stepanik opened the district meet with a win in the shot put that helped the Blue Devils to first place.
Maria Alfieri

Kirtland 4×800 relay team headed to regionals

Kirtland’s track teams got off to a great start on the first day of the 2021 Division III District meet at Cuyahoga Heights on Wednesday.
Independence Track

Independence sweeps Metro Division team titles

Independence recorded a clean sweep of the boys’ and girls’ team titles at the 2021 Chagrin Valley Conference Metro Division track and field championships at Cuyahoga Heights on Tuesday and Thursday.
Jason DeZwaan

Kirtland opens postseason at CVC championships

Kirtland opened the postseason with a pair of event wins and several top three placements at the 2021 Chagrin Valley Conference Valley Division Track Meet at Cardinal on Thursday.
Shaun Derganc

Ohio Varsity Athletes of the Week

Several athletes from area schools have been named the Ohio Varsity Athletes of the Week for the weeks ending May 2.
Independence Track

Independence claims title at Cuyahoga Heights Relays

Strong performances from several athletes coupled with quality depth led the Independence girls’ track team to first place at the Cuyahoga Heights Relays on Saturday.
Julie Namciu

Kirtland’s Namciu, Greenlee shine at Cuyahoga Heights Relays

Julie Namciu won the MVP of the running events and Reilly Greenlee also had a big day for Kirtland at the 64th Annual Cuyahoga Heights Relays on Saturday.
Laylah Ruscin

Ohio Varsity Athletes of the Week

Several athletes from area schools have been named the Ohio Varsity Athletes of the Week for the weeks ending April 25.
Skylar Leichliter

Blue Devils win seven events at Potopsky Invitational

Led by junior Skylar Leichliter, Independence athletes won seven individual events on the way to a second-place finish in both the boys’ and girls’ competitions at the 2021 Dan Potopsky Invitational on Tuesday.
Luke Gogolin

DeZwaan, Gogolin pace Hornets at Potopsky Invitational

Kirtland sophomore Jason DeZwaan and senior Luke Gogolin both won events at the 2021 Dan Potopsky Invitational at Stan Skoczen Stadium on Tuesday.
Skylar Leichliter

Leichliter, Stepanik pace Blue Devils at Trinity

Independence’s Skylar Leighliter and Madison Stepanik both set new personal records in placing in multiple events at the Trinity Invitational on Saturday.
Madison Stepanik

Stepanik rewrites Independence record book

Madison Stepanik rewrote the Independence record book when she tossed the shot put 37-7 1/2 at a recent track meet.
Emily Skoczen

Skoczen still running

Emily Skoczen’s track career was cut short by the Coronavirus but the Independence senior isn’t finished running.

Five Badgers sign on the dotted line

Five Berkshire seniors on Thursday signed a National Letter of Intent to continue their educations and athletic careers in college.

Virtual Track & Field Championships

Area high schools are turning back the clock during the quarantine and will compete for a virtual state title using a 1983 classic video game from Konami.
Independence Hall of Fame

Independence adds three to Hall of Fame

Independence on Friday will announce the three most recent additions to its Athletics Hall of Fame.
Independence Track

CVC athletes leave a mark at Division III regional track meet

Several athletes from the Chagrin Valley Conference already have left their mark on the first day of the Division III Massillon Perry Regional track & field meet on Wednesday.
Cardinal Track

Klepper leads Huskies to regionals

Kaylee Klepper finished among the top four in both the shot put and discus at the Division III Cuyahoga Heights District track meet.
Erica Esper

Host of Blue Devils headed for regionals

Independence advanced athletes to the Massillon Perry Regional track meet in six different events and a pair of relays.