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Cavs Take 2-0 Series Lead

May 4, 2018 12:56pm | Joe Burtzlaff

After being on the brink of elimination in the First Round, the Cleveland Cavaliers find themselves with a 2-0 series lead against the Toronto Raptors in the Eastern Conference Semi Finals. Thanks to not only the play of LeBron James, but also support players such […]

Can LeBron Carry the Cavs to the Finals

May 3, 2018 12:30pm | Zion Darby

Cleveland Cavaliers superstar Small Forward LeBron James has carried this team to the second round. LeBron and the Cavaliers won in-game seven against the Indiana Pacers where LeBron averaged 34 points, 10 rebounds and 7 assists per game. Before losing game one to the Pacers, […]

Seager undergoes Tommy John Surgery

May 2, 2018 1:59pm | Chloe Soneson

On Monday afternoon Corey Seager and the Los Angeles Dodgers dealt with a devastating blow. Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager is out for the season. Corey Seager will undergo Tommy John surgery to repair a sprain UCL in his right arm. The dodgers are […]

Cavs in the Second Round

May 2, 2018 12:21pm | Nathan Dorn

The Cleveland Cavaliers come out on top in a close series 4-3 the first round against the Victor Oladipo lead Indiana Pacer’s.  Tristan Thompson decided to help Lebron to seal a game seven at home.  Also in the east the back court dynamic duo of […]

Warriors Star ‘Very Likely’ to Come Off Bench in Game 2

May 2, 2018 11:52am | Bryce Binion

Golden State Warriors star player Stephen Curry has been out with an ankle injury. Curry has been out roughly a month. Head Coach Steve Kerr said he is very likely to play in-game 2 of the second round of the NBA playoffs. Kerr also comments […]

Cavaliers Take The First Round

May 1, 2018 11:53am | Kaitlyn Rosa

After a horrible blowout on Wednesday, the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Indiana Pacers in a very heated game seven in the first round of the NBA Playoffs. LeBron led the Cavs to a very important win yesterday. The game was controlled by the Cavaliers for […]

Baseball Senior Night

May 1, 2018 11:50am | Joe Byczek

On Friday April 27th, 2018 the Lakewood Rangers varsity baseball team took on their cross town rival St. Edward high school. Before the game there was a tribute to the basketball team and head coach Alex Cammock for their most winning and exciting season in […]

Cavaliers In Six

April 30, 2018 1:06am | Adrianna Smiddle

The Cavaliers have had a very rough season this year Most people were sure they would not have even made it into the playoffs, but thanks to the world’s greatest player, LeBron James, they are currently up three games to two versus the Indiana Pacers. […]

Senior Night Blowout

April 30, 2018 1:04am | Jordan Brenot

On Sunday April 22nd, The Lakewood Girls’ Rugby Team took on the Amherst Ladies of Steel. It was senior night for the Lakewood girls, who then had a recognition for all five seniors and their parents. Parents and seniors walked through a tunnel of Amherst […]

Pelicans vs Warriors

April 27, 2018 4:52pm | Zion Darby

The New Orleans Pelicans will play the Golden State Warriors in the semi conference finals. Golden State is predicted to win the series 4-1. The Warriors may have no answer for Anthony Davis but the Pelicans have no answer for Klay Thompson or Kevin Durant. […]

NFL Draft

April 27, 2018 4:41pm | Joe Byczek

The 2018 NFL Draft took place on April 26th and it sparked a lot of hope for many NFL teams and players trying to make a future in the league. One of the major talks of this years draft was the amount of potential coming […]

Donovan Mitchell

April 26, 2018 6:35pm | Devin Whalen

Future Rookie of the Year is blowing everyone’s mind. Donovan Mitchell is a first-year shooting guard on the Utah Jazz. Mitchell played college ball at the University of Louisville. He originally got drafted to the Denver Nuggets, but got traded to the Utah Jazz. He […]

2018 NFL Draft

April 26, 2018 6:16pm | Ryan O'Toole

The 2018 National Football League is upon us. It will be held this year in Arlington, Texas. Cleveland is buzzing with rumors and controversy as we have the number one pick in the draft this year as well as the number 4 pick (among others.) […]

Latest NFL Draft Rumors for the Browns

April 26, 2018 6:10pm | Jason Morgenstern

Tonight, April 26th, is the night we’ve all be waiting for; the start of the NFL draft. Our Cleveland Browns have the first and fourth overall selections in the draft, a unique situation that other teams rarely see themselves in. It is widely speculated that […]

Are the Boston Celtics done?

April 25, 2018 2:09pm | Michael Dever

The past several weeks have been filled continuously with NBA playoff action. The Cleveland Cavaliers playing the Indiana Pacers tied at two games a piece and also the Boston Celtics playing the Milwaukee Bucks tied at two games a piece as well. But things aren’t […]

The King

April 20, 2018 4:33pm | Devin Whalen

LeBron James, also known as The King, is one of the best basketball players of all time. He never fails to put up phenomenal numbers game after game. He is one of the first players to average at least twenty-five points, six rebounds, and six […]

“Patrick Gilman: Hockey Player”

April 18, 2018 6:40pm | Ben Manner

Senior of Lakewood High School Patrick Gilman’s time as a student is coming to an end. Patrick was a Captain this season on Lakewood’s Varsity Hockey team. He moved to Lakewood between his Sophomore and Junior years and has played a large role in the […]

Indians Kick off Puerto Rico Series With a Win

April 18, 2018 4:25pm | Jason Morgenstern

On Tuesday April 17th, the Cleveland Indians played game one of a two game series in San Juan, Puerto Rico at  Hiram Bithorn Stadium. It was a home-coming for Indians All-Star shortstop Francisco Lindor. Lindor hails from Caguas, Puerto Rico, so needless to say in […]

Cavs Early Playoff Trouble

April 18, 2018 4:23pm | Ryan O'Toole

Lebron James and the Cleveland Cavs have dropped the first game of Round 1 in the NBA Playoffs to the Indiana Pacers. While it seems like a minor event, and more than likely is, it makes the news because prior to this loss; whatever team […]

Weather Forces Six Sunday MLB Games to be Postponed

April 18, 2018 3:58pm | ESPN News Services

The Los Angeles Angels’ vs the Kansas City Royals was the 6th game postponed on Sunday due to weather. The Japanese wonder Shohei Ohtani was set to start. “Just the simple fact I was going to be pitching in cold weather, that was a little […]

“Jacob Sala and Basketball”

April 16, 2018 2:37pm | Blake Setta

“I started playing basketball when I was four years old in my backyard,” Jacob Sala states. Sala, a 6’8 senior from Lakewood High school, talks to me about basketball. Mostly on his perspective of the game and personal things about the fine, young gentlemen. In […]

Who is going to win MVP this Year?

April 15, 2018 8:18pm | Aggrey McBean

The race for MVP this year is going to be a tight one. I believe there are three potential runners for the MVP race this year. Last year it was between James Harden and Russell Westbrook. They both showed crazy talent during the regular season […]

Patrick Reed wins Masters

April 15, 2018 8:10pm | Michael Dever

This past Sunday, golfer Patrick Reed was immortalized into Masters history with a Masters Tournament victory at Augusta National Golf Club in a very competitive field of athletes. The 27-year-old golfer was able to out perform some of the best golfers in the game such […]

Rangers Show Hope

April 13, 2018 4:36pm | Joe Byczek

On Thursday April 12th, 2018 the Lakewood Rangers took on the top ranked Midview Middies riding a six game losing streak. Just by looking at this match up and the way things have been going for Lakewood, things didn’t look like they were going to […]

Cleveland Playoffs

April 12, 2018 12:15pm | Nathan Dorn

The NBA regular season has come to an end and the Cavs have clinched a playoff spot in the Eastern Conference for the fourth time in a row.  Cleveland had a rough year and are  sitting in the 4th spot out of the eight teams […]

Lakewood Girls Track Season

April 10, 2018 12:38pm | Caitlin Cimino

The Lakewood High School track team has had their season cut short due to the cold, wet weather. The first meet was supposed to be in late March and two other meets have been cancelled since. This leaves the junior varsity team only three meets […]

Will the Cavaliers make it to the Finals this Year?

March 29, 2018 4:36pm | Aggrey McBean

The Cavaliers have gone through a lot this off-season losing Kyrie. Many believe that because of this the Cavs wont make a good run the play-offs. During this off-season though the Cavs picked up Isaiah Thomas. He had a rough start and wasn’t playing like […]

Joe Thomas Leaves the Browns

March 29, 2018 12:48pm | Adrianna Smiddle

Joe Thomas decided to leave the Cleveland Browns on March 14, 2018. He retired as one of the best players in this teams history. Joe Thomas was the Browns 10-time Pro Bowl left tackle. He also had to sadly end his 10,363 snap streak in […]

Bourbon Street Barrel Room

March 29, 2018 12:38pm | Caitlin Gang

The Bourbon Street Barrel Room has to be my one of my favorite restaurants in the Cleveland area. This is a New Orleans style restaurant it has two floors for seating and when I walked into this restaurant it really does a great job with […]

Rangers Comeback Win

March 29, 2018 12:31pm | Joe Byczek

On Wednesday March 28th, 2018 the Lakewood Rangers varsity baseball team took on Berea-Midpark in the home opener for South Western conference play. However, things started out very ugly. The Rangers found themselves in a deep hole through the first two innings trailing as much […]

Varsity baseball

March 29, 2018 12:16pm | George Hericks

The Lakewood Rangers boys’ varsity baseball season is upon us. The Rangers had two scrimmages, one against Eastlake North and one against Girard. The Rangers looked very good in the scrimmages, winning them both. The boys’ first game was monday March 26, 2018 vs Valley […]

Loyola Chicago Cinderella Story

March 28, 2018 4:28pm | Michael Dever

For the past couple weeks, the NCAA National Tournament known as ‘March Madness’, has captivated basketball fans all across the nation and the world. Many of the fans following the tournament have filled in brackets trying to accurately pick the teams that would make the […]

Coming Down to the Wire

March 28, 2018 4:20pm | Jordhan Kieres

As March Madness is almost coming to an end, it is still living up to what it is known for– breaking brackets and leaving fans in utter shock. The Game on Sunday night Duke and Kansas was just that. The Duke and Kansas game was […]

Final Four Set For This Weekend

March 28, 2018 12:48pm | Joe Burtzlaff

After a thrilling weekend of Sweet Sixteen and Elite Eight action in the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament, there are only four teams remaining: Villanova, Michigan, Kansas, and Loyola Chicago, the cinderella story of this year’s tournament. Being at this point is beyond impressive, as just […]

Joe Thomas Canton bound?

March 16, 2018 4:57pm | Michael Dever

After 11 Years on the Cleveland Browns, left tackle Joe Thomas decided to call it a career. The Cleveland Brown all-time great explained his reasoning behind retiring citing his body just cannot take on another season in the NFL. The Browns announced Thomas’ decision via Twitter […]

Zack Greinke’s $138.5M Contract Destroyed

March 16, 2018 2:11pm | Chloe Soneson

In his first season with the Arizona Diamondbacks, in 2016, Zack wasn’t especially good but last season he was quite good. This  season Zach is going back to his old ways and that’s bad news for the Snakes. It might even be a disaster. Through […]

First Day of March Madness Does Not Disappoint

March 16, 2018 1:20pm | Joe Burtzlaff

March Madness, a nickname for the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament, definitely lived up to its name in the first day of tournament action on Thursday, March 15. The day featured the first 16 games of the Round of 64, the First Round, and it did […]

Lakewood’s New Head Football Coach

March 15, 2018 2:03pm | Jared Dubber

After last football season, with our staggering record of 1 win, maybe it was time for a change-up in the Lakewood High School football team coaching staff. This seems to be the case, with the Lakewood board recently approved the hiring of Twinsburg teacher Thomas […]

March Madness

March 13, 2018 12:25pm | Ryan O'Toole

http://games.espn.com/tournament-challenge-bracket/2018/en/bracket?metricSource=mem_module March Madness is back! The annual college basketball tournament that leaves one team standing in the end contains 64 teams that will do anything to win. The college tournament started in the year 1939, it saw the University of Oregon defeat The Ohio State […]

Making History

March 9, 2018 2:12pm | Zion Darby

The Lakewood Boys’ Basketball team made history on Saturday March 3, 2017. They played North Royalton to advance to the district semi-finals. The Bears of North Royalton put up a fight, but the Rangers lead was too much to come back from. Lakewood beat North […]

Winter Olympics: What is Curling?

February 23, 2018 3:59pm | Chloe Soneson

Olympic curling has taken on the ice. Everyone’s favorite icy alternative to shuffleboard. The playing surface in curling is called a sheet. Sheet dimensions can vary, but are usually around 150 feet long and 15 feet wide. The sheet is covered in tiny droplets of […]

2k18 NBA All-Star Game

February 23, 2018 3:58pm | Chloe Soneson

LeBron James scored 29 points and hit the go head lay-up with 34.5 seconds to play, winning his third All-Star MVP award while his hand-picked team rallied to win, beating Curry’s team 148-145 For the first time in 67 editions of the All-Star game, the […]

Team USA’s Disappointing Metal Count in The 2018 Olympics

February 23, 2018 1:54pm | Jared Dubber

The Olympics are an exciting time for us Americans, mainly because we usually win. With the best athletes, coming from around the world to train and compete for good ole’ Team USA, we almost always come out on top at both the summer and winter […]

Tribe Looks to Bounce Back in 2018

February 22, 2018 2:15pm | Joe Burtzlaff

After losing the 2016 World Series in heartbreaking and agonizing fashion, the Cleveland Indians won 2012 games and set the American League record for longest winning streak, only to blow a 2-0 lead in the ALDS, ending title hopes in a year where it seemed […]

Red Gerard, 17 year old gold medalist

February 13, 2018 4:40pm | Chloe Soneson

On Saturday, Red Gerard wins Americas first medal at Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. Rocky River, Ohio native turned Colorado snowboard road-tripper stunned the snowboarding world with a gold medal run in the snowboard slope style event. Although he won this medal doesn’t mean he has a […]

Cavaliers Wheeling and Dealing at Trade Deadline

February 9, 2018 2:19pm | Joe Burtzlaff

On Thursday, February 8, the NBA trade came and went; it was the final day for teams to make trades, and it was much more exciting than what was anticipated. Everybody knew that the Cavaliers, in the midst of a slump and as GM Koby […]

Puppy Bowl XIV

February 9, 2018 1:59pm | Jared Dubber

Last Sunday, the nation got ready for the arguable most sports filled event of the year—the Super Bowl. With shockingly unhealthy amounts of cheese, loud rowdy drunk people shouting at a T.V., and large men hitting each other, it’s hard to see how some people won’t […]

Chief Wahoo to be Removed from Indians’ Uniforms

February 4, 2018 3:34pm | Halina Dreger

Major League Baseball has announced that Chief Wahoo will be removed from the Cleveland Indians’ uniforms beginning in the 2019 season, according to the New York Times. It is expected to be replaced by the block “C” that has increasingly been used by the team […]

Swim Conferences

February 4, 2018 3:33pm | Lalia Williams

The Lakewood High School swim team has been practicing since early November, with meets against individual conference teams every Tuesday. More recently, dual meets have ended (the last one having been on January 16th). Now that we are reaching the end of the swim season […]

Lindsey Vonn is Back

January 29, 2018 1:29am | Clare Harvey

After not competing in the 2014 Olympics in Sochi, due to an injury, Lindsey Vonn is back and hoping to make history at the 2018 Olympic Games. In 2014, Lindsey suffered two torn ligaments in her right knee that put her out of competing for […]