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

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