Senior Running Back Sampson James Commits to Indiana University (Q&A)

By Prabhvir Lakhan | Managing Editor Earlier this year in March, senior Sampson James announced he had committed to play football at Ohio State University. Last weekend the news broke that James had withdrawn his commitment from OSU. Within hours, he announced his decision to commit to Indiana University via twitter. Why did you decide to change your college from Ohio State to Indiana University?  … Continue reading Senior Running Back Sampson James Commits to Indiana University (Q&A)

Sophomore Sam Miller Is The Only Girl On The Football Team

By Grace Hicks | Reporter Avon High School is full of diversity and the football team is no different. Last year sophomore Sam Miller, a girl, played for Avon and scored over 40 points during the season and plans to continue the trend this season. Since it is common for soccer players to be kickers, Miller thought about playing football even when she was in … Continue reading Sophomore Sam Miller Is The Only Girl On The Football Team

Avon Volleyball Wins Against Westfield on Senior Night

By Tara Martin | Social Media Editor “Keep chasing your dreams and always stay true to yourself.” That was Senior Chloe Rickenbach’s final take away after four years of Avon Volleyball. The girls wrapped up their last home game of the season with senior night on Thursday, Sept. 27. For some, it was their last time playing volleyball at Avon High School. The Avon Orioles … Continue reading Avon Volleyball Wins Against Westfield on Senior Night

Football Teams Beats HSE in 3rd Win of the Season

By Tara Martin | Social Media Editor The Avon Orioles varsity football team took on Hamilton Southeastern at home on Aug. 31 for their third game of the season. The Orioles won 29-6 against the 1-2 overall Royals. The undefeated Orioles now stand 3-0 overall. Junior Nick Birch said the student section is always exciting, win or lose. “It was so lit,” Birch said, “We … Continue reading Football Teams Beats HSE in 3rd Win of the Season

Avon Beats Ben Davis in 41-36 Win

By Tara Martin | Social Media Editor Aug. 2016: Ben Davis wins 38-7. Nov. 2016: Ben Davis wins 47-40. Aug. 2017: Ben Davis wins 52-20. Nov. 2017: Ben Davis wins 57-20. Aug. 24, 2018: Avon wins 41-36. For the first time since 2015, the Avon Orioles’ varsity football team has beaten Ben Davis. The game took place at Avon with the student section packed full … Continue reading Avon Beats Ben Davis in 41-36 Win

Gallery: Football Team Prepares for Ben Davis Game

By Joseph Souza | Reporter Avon High School’s football team is coming off of their first win of the season against the Plainfield Quakers, 44 -13, arguably a result of the grueling training that accompanies football practice. Many of the players are very excited for upcoming games. “I think we’re doing much better this year than we were last year,” said senior Connor Barnes. Barnes … Continue reading Gallery: Football Team Prepares for Ben Davis Game

Boys’ Track Team Strives For State Victory

By Savannah Abshire | Reporter The Avon Orioles Boys Track and Field team is making a dash for the 2018 State Champions title. The boys were able to pull out a win with a score of 193 against Brownsburg, Cascade, Danville, Plainfield and Tri-West in the Boys Track and Field county meet. “We definitely worked for it this year,” said senior Keith Abramson. “Everyone has … Continue reading Boys’ Track Team Strives For State Victory

Senior Jael Johnson Receives Indiana Volleyball Player of the Year Award

By Tierra Harris | Web Editor-in-Chief Last Sunday evening, senior Jael Johnson received the Indiana Volleyball Player of the Year Award. After being ranked as one of the top 50 incoming freshman for volleyball, Johnson plans to play for Purdue University next year. Her goals after college aren’t exactly for sure at the moment, but she wants to play volleyball overseas and eventually play in … Continue reading Senior Jael Johnson Receives Indiana Volleyball Player of the Year Award