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Featured Athlete

Franklin Limkermann

November 11, 2020 2:17pm | William Hyatt

Junior Franklin Limkermann is a great student here at Lakewood High School.  He is a two-sport athlete playing both football during the fall and baseball during the spring.  Franklin puts his heart and soul into every little thing he does and it shows.  He achieves […]

David Coleman

November 4, 2020 2:18pm | William Hyatt

Senior David Coleman of the Lakewood Varsity Cross Country Team has put his heart and soul into his time here at Lakewood High School.  David has spent three years at the high school running cross and four years playing baseball.  To tag along with his […]

Gavin Newlon

October 28, 2020 1:25pm | Dylan Ferry

With high school football season coming to an end, Junior Gavin Newlon is a varsity football starting cornerback for the Lakewood Rangers. Gavin Newlon is not just a great football player, but he earns great grades in the classroom. Q: How has the football season […]

Grace Hoppel

October 14, 2020 1:37am | William Hyatt

As the fall sports season comes to an end we have to recognize some of our stellar athletes here at Lakewood High School.  One of these all-star athletes being junior Grace Hoppel of the junior varsity girl’s tennis team. Grace just finished up her first […]

Teeghan McGann

October 7, 2020 1:23pm | William Hyatt

Junior Teehgan McGann is a second-year varsity cross country runner here at Lakewood High School.  Teeghan is a three-sport athlete running during all three seasons for cross country, indoor, and outdoor track.  She is an amazing runner and student achieving over a 4.0 GPA in […]

Lucas Winters

September 23, 2020 1:22pm | William Hyatt

Junior Lucas Winters is the starting quarterback for the varsity football team here at Lakewood High School.  Lucas is a two-sport athlete playing for the varsity baseball team as well.  He is a stellar athlete and a great student to back it up earning good […]

Austin Scherer

March 11, 2020 2:57pm | Alexander Schulz

Austin Scherer is a Sophomore at Lakewood High School and he currently plays for the LHS hockey team. Austin started playing hockey 8 years ago. I asked Austin a few questions about his Hockey career: Q: When and why did you join your current team? […]

Tru Smith

February 28, 2020 6:03pm | Jonas Evans

Tru Smith is a stellar athlete, and competes at the varsity level in diving and tennis at Lakewood, he also ran cross-country this year. In the past, he has wrestled and played football. Out of all of those, he says the one he most enjoys […]

Abbie Tuleta

February 21, 2020 5:28pm | Joey Simmons

Abbie Tuleta is a senior here at Lakewood High school and plays on the Varsity hockey team, although she did play softball as well. She has no past history of hockey but decided to pick it up her senior year. She has been thinking about […]

Megan Ashley

February 18, 2020 1:48am | Ashley Nelson

How many years have you been bowling? “I have been bowling since I was about 4 years old. So about 14 years now.” What got you into bowling? “My family has been bowling for a couple decades. Both my mom and dad have been bowling […]

Zach Vuyancih

February 7, 2020 5:59pm | Ashley Nelson

Zach Vuyancih is a sophomore who attends Lakewood High School. He currently plays on the Lakewood High School hockey team. Zach is focused not only on hockey but as well as schoolwork. He was asked the following questions about himself and hockey: How long have […]

Sophia Miranda

January 26, 2020 7:14pm | Madeline Cummings

Senior Sophia Miranda is finishing up hard training for conferences, that will be held on January 24, 2020. Her individual events are the 50 free and 100 free. Sophia’s personal best time for the 50 free is a 27 and she swims a 59 in […]

Eddie Gillick

January 17, 2020 6:02pm | Cassidy Baldridge

Eddie Gillick is a freshman who attends Lakewood High School. He is in ninth grade and is very hardworking in sports and manages to balance it with his schoolwork. Along with wrestling, he is involved with two other sports. In the fall, he plays football […]

Nate Mims

January 12, 2020 11:16pm | Mallory Moorman

Nate Mims is a senior at Lakewood High School. He has been on varsity ever since he started playing in 10th grade. He is an incredible athlete with a mindset like no other, which comes to no surprise if you have ever seen him play. […]

Brigid McKenna

December 15, 2019 12:57am | Megan Winters

Freshman Brigid McKenna is destroying the competition this season as a point guard in JV Girls’ Basketball. In addition to basketball, McKenna plays baseball and takes advanced classes. She is able to maintain a high GPA and made it on to the honor roll last […]

The Softball Sensation: Jordan Rossen

December 2, 2019 4:35pm | Megan Winters

Freshman Jordan “The Tree” Rossen just finished her first season at LHS on the JV volleyball team as a starting middle blocker. She is now moving into the winter and spring seasons of softball for LHS. She is a star pitcher but also a star […]

Riley Ulintz

November 22, 2019 7:06pm | Ayden Wacker

Riley Ulintz is a sophomore here at Lakewood High School. Basketball has always been his favorite thing to do ever since he was a kid. Whether it was in the backyard or out on the court. Currently as a sophomore, he plays varsity basketball for […]

Alex Blinky

November 9, 2019 7:53pm | "Jonas Hupcey"

With hockey season right around the corner, I caught up with junior Alex Blinky to talk about how this season is going and what to expect.  Here are his responses to the interview questions.   Q: How will we compare to the other teams in […]

Maddy Cummings

November 3, 2019 6:05pm | Alexander Schulz

Maddy Cummings is a junior at Lakewood high school and is currently in the swimming team, she has been swimming for eight years, three of them were in the High school swimming team Q: Why did you choose to swim in High school? “I have […]

Alicia Smith

October 14, 2019 2:51pm | Avery Plumley

Alicia Smith is a junior at Lakewood High school who is best known for her fantastic running skills and other athletic talents. She is also a very intelligent student who takes many rigorous courses over the school year while still keeping up with sports and […]

Lauren Barber

October 8, 2019 2:46pm | Megan Winters

Only a freshman playing as a varsity goalie, Lauren Barber is dominating in LHS Girls Soccer. She has made five shutouts this season and as many as 20 saves during the first half of a game. This sensational athlete has been shining on the soccer […]

Meet Mohammed Alniserawiy

September 27, 2019 5:19pm | Ayden Wacker

Mohammed Alniserawiy is junior here at Lakewood High school. He has always been in the middle of what sport to play. Playing basketball with friends was always fun to him but nothing really spoke to him like how football finally did. Q: Why did you […]

The Uprising XC Star: Sadie Gregg

September 22, 2019 8:08pm | Helen Roche

The speed demon of a freshman, our own Sadie Gregg has been killing it on the girl’s varsity cross-country team. Last Saturday was an awful course at the McDonough Invitational meet. It was 90 degrees, sunny, late in the day, and it was time to […]

Aubree Nagel

September 20, 2019 4:32pm | Mallory Moorman

      Aubree Nagel is a junior at Lakewood High School. She is quite the soccer player. Starting varsity her freshman year, she has continued to do so still. She still has a season and a half to go, and we are all looking […]

Sophia Miranda, Her Future Plans and Career so Far

September 17, 2019 2:33pm | Alexander Schulz

Sophia Miranda is a senior this year at Lakewood High School. She’s a member of the school’s swimming team. She started to swim when she was only eight years old. This year is her fourth year on the Lakewood High School swimming team. Q:  Do […]

Miabella Doerr

September 17, 2019 12:13am | Cassidy Baldridge

Miabella Doerr is a senior at Lakewood High School. During the fall she loves to play tennis and is part of the team at the high school. She was asked a couple of questions about tennis and this is how she responded. What has been […]

Charles Hericks

September 5, 2019 2:51pm | Terence Checkett

I caught up with golfer and team captain Charles Hericks as golf season is now in full swing at Lakewood High. Q: How has the season been going so far? A: “Terrible, we haven’t won a match yet.” Q: How has your play developed through […]

Chris Brown and His Future

May 19, 2019 7:56pm | Shaun Gregg

Christopher Brown is a junior basketball player for Lakewood High School. He plays on the varsity team and overall achieves good grades. Chris has made himself known by all most of the upperclassmen and a great portion of the underclassmen.   “What are your plans […]

Sophia Miranda

May 19, 2019 7:43pm | Lalia Riseng

Sophia Miranda is a junior at Lakewood High School this year, and has been a member of the school’s swim team for the past three years. We sat down with Sophia to chat about her swimming career. Question: How long have you been swimming? Answer: […]

Abbie Tuleta

May 13, 2019 3:44pm | Cassidy Baldridge

Abbie Tuleta is a junior and she plays softball. She answered a few questions asked below. What position do you play? “I am a pitcher and play third base.” 2. How long have you been playing “I’ve been playing since I was eight.” 3. What […]

Payton Rossen

May 9, 2019 1:03pm | Maizy Cunningham

Payton Rossen is currently a Junior at Lakewood High School. She has been playing softball since Elementary school. As a Freshman, she was put on the Varsity Softball team. On top of being a Freshman on varsity, she is the starting pitcher. Outside of softball, […]

Dylan Ferry

May 7, 2019 4:23pm | Will Hyatt

Freshman Dylan Ferry is the catcher and outfielder for the freshman baseball team here at Lakewood High School.  Dylan bats in the leadoff stop because of his great speed on the base path. On top of baseball Dylan is getting good grades in the classroom. […]

Jayden Reyes

May 2, 2019 3:47pm | Charlie Cliffel

Lakewood’s track team saw plenty of senior additions this year, one of them being Jayden Reyes. He’s a field athlete who works hard no matter his size. Jayden began track this year and has already shown immense improvement, adding 6 feet to his shot-put PR […]

Tara Kantura

May 2, 2019 3:44pm | Miranda Larimer

Tara Kantura is a junior at Lakewood High School. She is one of the featured athletes for the week. Here are some questions the athlete was asked. Q: How many sports have you played, how long have you played them? A: ” I’ve played 3 […]

Clara McGuan

May 1, 2019 5:56pm | Lalia Riseng

Clara McGuan us a senior at Lakewood High School and has been a lettering member of the swim team for all four years. I sat down with her to talk about her past and future athletic career. Question: How long have you been swimming? Answer: […]

Yousef Awad

April 26, 2019 1:10pm | Laila Awad

Yousef Awad is a junior at Lakewood City Academy. He still plays two sports for Lakewood High School. Yousef is on the  football and wrestling team for Lakewood. He has a great passion for both sports. Q: Why do you wrestling and play football? A: […]

Lewis Fetting

April 26, 2019 12:45pm | Jacob Goings

Freshman Lewis Fetting is an exceptional student. Most of his classes are advanced. As a freshman, his most advanced class is Advanced Algebra 2. He also plays on the freshman baseball team.  The questions I have asked Lewis are mostly about his baseball and academic […]

Terence Checkett

April 25, 2019 1:20pm | Samuel Csora

Terence Checkett is one of Lakewood High Schools best baseball pitchers, so we had to ask the man himself how he really does it. Question:  What is your fastest pitch recorded? Answer: At one point in my amazing high school year I had pitched at […]

James Toole

April 18, 2019 12:25pm | Aidan Sterling

Freshman, James Toole, is an up-and-coming athlete at Lakewood High School. James participates in Track and Field, running distance events and pole vault. He also runs Cross Country also participates in Diving and Swimming. I have asked James some questions mostly revolving around running and […]

Christina Westlake

April 11, 2019 3:03pm | Aiden Kelley

Spring track and field started up not too long ago. The meets not only support the athletes participating, but are also very entertaining to watch. There are all different kinds of events that take place, from throwing to running. Christina Westlake is a part of the […]

Alexander Blinky

April 8, 2019 4:16pm | Shane Rakes

  Alexander Blinky is a sophomore at Lakewood High School. He is being recognized for his amazing talent and technique on the ice. Alexander is such a hard worker on the ice. He is a stellar athlete. Alexander plays varsity hockey and he is one […]

James Morrissey

April 4, 2019 1:03pm | Rawad Khawam

This baseball season is going to get a whole lot better with senior Left Fielder James Morrissey at the mound. He has been a baseball varsity athlete for three years now and has been performing well. James Morrissey is not only a star on the […]

Cormac Peppard-Kramer

April 2, 2019 1:49pm | Samuel, Csora

  Question:  Why do you like to run track? Answer: The team is always fun to be around and train with, but pure competition is what I enjoy Question: What is the fastest time that you have run a mile? Answer: My fastest mile was at […]

Sophie Sanders

November 30, 2018 6:12pm | Maddi Tobey

Sophie Sanders is a senior at Lakewood High School. She is a part of many different sports teams. In the fall season, Sophie runs on the Lakewood Cross Country team. In the winter season, she participates in both the Lakewood Diving team and the Lakewood […]

Molly Roche and Clare Harvey

November 14, 2018 2:49pm | Madyson Layelle Al-Ghaben

Lakewood High School’s tennis team had a great and successful season this year. Tennis athletes, Clare Harvey and Molly Roche were even a reason and asset to the team’s success.  Both having the best record on the team , 14-1,  while achieving second place in […]

Cassidy Baldridge

November 11, 2018 2:27am | Kaitlyn Rosa

Cassidy Baldridge is a junior at Lakewood High School and is also apart of the Lakewood Volleyball Program. She has been on the varsity team for three years and has been the varsity libero for two years. Cassidy is also very dedicated to her school […]

James Morrissey

October 26, 2018 5:33pm | Armani Adames

James Morrissey plays baseball and football at Lakewood High School. He has been a starter on the varsity baseball team, going on two years now. He is now a starter for the varsity football team. James has been very dedicated, and has learned quickly how […]

Cameron Levis

October 15, 2018 1:24am | Madyson Layelle Al-Ghaben

Lakewood High School soccer player, Cameron Levis, would be described by his teammates as a great and athletic player, but there’s more to him than just being extremely good at soccer. Levis, 16, is a junior at Lakewood High School. He would be described by […]

Athlete Of The Week– Albert Wilhelmey/ Kyren Jefferson

October 9, 2018 3:39pm | James Morrissey

Junior Albert Wilhelmy shined for the rangers in their Friday night game against North Olmsted. Even though the Rangers fell short of a victory, they fought hard and even broke some offensive records. North Olmsted hosted Lakewood last Friday at their home field for their […]

Featured Athlete- Hannah Martin

September 28, 2018 2:11pm | Kaitlyn Rosa

Hannah Martin is a senior at Lakewood High School. She has been playing volleyball for a whopping eight years! Hannah decided to take her game up a notch and play on a competitive level. She has been doing that for about six years. I was […]