Unified Track Prepares for 2018 Season

By Tara Martin | Reporter The regular season of track and field is beginning at Avon High School and with it comes Unified Track; a track team sponsored by IHSAA and the Special Olympics, for students at Avon High School with mental, physical and emotional disabilities or who are not on regular graduation tracks. Unified Track grants these students the unique opportunity of participating in … Continue reading Unified Track Prepares for 2018 Season

Avon Varsity Basketball Takes on Greenfield-Central High School

By Tara Martin | Reporter The boys’ varsity basketball team played Greenfield-Central High School at home Friday, Feb. 16. In their last regular season home game, the Orioles trailed by six at halftime with a score of 21-15. The game ended with Avon losing to Greenfield-Central 53-44.   See The Avon Orioles (3-19) face the Plainfield Quakers (12-9) for sectionals on Feb. 27 at 6:00 … Continue reading Avon Varsity Basketball Takes on Greenfield-Central High School

Boys’ Volleyball Team Looks Forward to New Season

By Emmagrace Brock | Reporter Coached by John and Stephanie Zeigler, Avon’s boys’ volleyball team began in the spring of 2016 with about 15 to 20 players. Since the team is not supported by the school district, they are considered a club sport. The club pays for gym space at Avon Middle School North for their two hour practices during the week. Matches and tournaments … Continue reading Boys’ Volleyball Team Looks Forward to New Season

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