Asa Garcia Wins Second State Wrestling Championship

By Stephen Dumeyer | Reporter When and why did you start wrestling? I started around six years old and it was because I thought it was WWE. I thought I was going to be jumping off ropes and stuff. What was your goal coming into this season? I wanted to get back on top because I had a tough loss last year and it stopped … Continue reading Asa Garcia Wins Second State Wrestling Championship

Junior Victoria Wendt Places 13th At State Swimming Meet

By Emmagrace Brock | Reporter The girls’ IHSAA Girls State Swimming Meet took place on Feb. 9-10 at the IU Natatorium on the IUPUI campus. Avon High School sent six girls to compete: senior Rylee Elder, juniors Lauren and Elizabeth Myers, sophomore Kaitlyn Sinclair, freshman Kayla Logeais and junior Victoria Wendt. Wendt made the 2017-2018 season her third competing at the state meet. She made … Continue reading Junior Victoria Wendt Places 13th At State Swimming Meet

AHS Welcomes Advanced Basketball As New Elective

By Prabhvir Lakhan | Reporter Hook shots, layups, jumpers, dunks, bank shots, no-look passes, and behind the back passes. Next semester, students taking Avon High School’s new advanced basketball class will learn all the fundamentals and ideas behind basketball. “The idea got started because we were talking with Mr. Young, the department head, and there’s some other schools that offer similar classes, and we decided … Continue reading AHS Welcomes Advanced Basketball As New Elective

Gallery: AHS Boys’ Basketball Highlights

By Nathan Miller | Reporter The Avon Orioles faced off against the Fishers’ Tigers on Friday, January 19. Although the Orioles did not win against the Tigers, the players put up a good fight against their opponents and were able to keep their crowd entertained and on edge throughout the game.     This Friday, January 26, the Orioles will head to their next game, … Continue reading Gallery: AHS Boys’ Basketball Highlights

Q&A with Basketball Coach Holloway

By Laura Ryle | Reporter What made you become a basketball coach? I played basketball. I went to Muncie Central, and at the time it was something everybody was doing. They loved their basketball, so I got into it and started playing. I wasn’t very good at first. There were some really good players on the team, so it motivated me to want to play … Continue reading Q&A with Basketball Coach Holloway

Swimming and Diving Team Looks Forward to Upcoming Season

  By Savannah Abshire | Reporter The Avon Orioles Swim and Dive team has splashed their way into the season. The girls’ team started their season on the 23rd of October with the boys following on the 6th of November. The swimmers are excited for the high school season as they get to compete and represent Avon. “I think the team is most excited to … Continue reading Swimming and Diving Team Looks Forward to Upcoming Season

Favorite Moments of the Fall Sports Season

Between boys’ tennis, girls’ golf, cross country, soccer, football and volleyball, Oriole athletes piled up more than 100 wins this fall. Those wins included a state championship by the volleyball team and sectional titles by the football and boys’ cross country teams. (The football team looks to extend its post-season run tonight in a regional matchup against Center Grove.) In addition to those signature victories, … Continue reading Favorite Moments of the Fall Sports Season

Q&A With Football Managers

  By Stephen Dumeyer | Reporter Why did you choose to manage football over other sports? Nicole Pedroza:  I’ve just always enjoyed watching football and the players make it a great experience. It’s just a fun thing to be a part of plus it’s one of the only sports that doesn’t collide with my sport season.  Audrey Warren:  I chose to manage football because I love the sport … Continue reading Q&A With Football Managers

Football Team Breaks Scoring Record in Back-to-Back Games

One week after breaking the school record for points in a 62-27 win over Brownsburg, the football team was back at it, inking the record books yet again in a 63-7 victory over Whiteland on Homecoming night. The team now sits at 4-1 and has vaulted to a No. 2 ranking in the state according to MaxPreps and a No. 4 ranking according to the Associated … Continue reading Football Team Breaks Scoring Record in Back-to-Back Games

Gallery: Homecoming Pep Rally, Tailgate, and Game

Every school year Avon students have the opportunity to celebrate homecoming with the pep rally and tailgate before the football game. As always, the tailgate  featured club booths, food, games and bounce houses. Check out these photos from the different events to see how students enjoyed this year’s homecoming. All photos by Colby Owens       Continue reading Gallery: Homecoming Pep Rally, Tailgate, and Game