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

Gallery: Student Section Highlights From First Home Game

  By Nathan Miller | Reporter The football team kicked off the season with a 26-point victory over the Plainfield Quakers. The Orioles were the first to give their fans something to cheer about, scoring a a touchdown on their first possession. They managed to keep this lead, finishing with a score of 58-32. A successful start to the football season meant an excited student … Continue reading Gallery: Student Section Highlights From First Home Game

Juniors Ava Torrance and Holly Eastridge Commit to Play College Volleyball

By Nathan Miller | Reporter How did you first get into volleyball? Ava Torrance: In seventh grade my friend convinced me to try out. Holly Eastridge: I used to play basketball, and I had a trainer who forced me into it because I was tall; she said if I was not going to try out she would take me to tryouts. I liked it so much I quit … Continue reading Juniors Ava Torrance and Holly Eastridge Commit to Play College Volleyball

Newly Formed Girls’ Lacrosse Team Wins First-Ever Home Game

By Jakob Gates| Reporter The girls’ lacrosse team won its first-ever home game at Avon High School, beating Cathedral High School in a 13 to 10 shootout on April 22. “It was really exciting,” sophomore captain Lauren Kirchhoff said. “They’re a really good team.” Kirchhoff scored five goals in the match. In addition, sophomore Gretta Mesarosh found the back of the net seven times, and sophomore … Continue reading Newly Formed Girls’ Lacrosse Team Wins First-Ever Home Game

Boys’ Swimming & Diving Team Takes 3rd Place at State Meet

By Colleen Fay | Editor-in-Chief The boys’ swimming and diving team finished third in the state finals at the IUPUI Natatorium on Feb. 27. The event saw many impressive and record-setting swims for the Avon boys. Coach Jon Karr, IHSAA’s swim coach of the year, said he was pleased with the outcome. “We were the best swimming team [at the meet],” Karr said. “We just … Continue reading Boys’ Swimming & Diving Team Takes 3rd Place at State Meet

Girls’ Basketball Honors 2 on Senior Night

The girls’ basketball team congratulated its two senior players tonight, Jan. 26. Varsity seniors Bailey Wulle and Sarah Shelley were brought down the court in the ceremonial Senior Night event by their families. “I had mixed emotions on senior night,” Shelley said. “Yes, it was sad, but it was also very exciting because it means I’m one step closer to moving on to bigger and better things … Continue reading Girls’ Basketball Honors 2 on Senior Night