Senior Haley Nichols Scores Her 1000th Point

Kaitlyn Mason | Web Managing Editor On Jan. 11, senior Haley Nichols scored her 1000th point in her high school basketball career, a feat she realized she wanted to hit going into junior year. She has played for the team since her freshman year. “My teammates are very supportive and have all said very positive things about [the point],” said Nichols. The point was not … Continue reading Senior Haley Nichols Scores Her 1000th Point

Girls’ Varsity Basketball Victorious Against Pike Red Devils

Mckensie Kappel | Reporter The girls’ basketball team defeated Pike at home on Tuesday, Nov. 12 in their second game of the season. So far, the team has two consecutive victories after defeating Mooresville on Nov. 8. At half-time against Pike, Avon led by a score of 37-22. By the time third quarter was finished, Avon was 20 points ahead, and when the final buzzer … Continue reading Girls’ Varsity Basketball Victorious Against Pike Red Devils

Boys Basketball Wins Sectionals for Third Time in School History

Stephen Dumeyer | Reporter He sets his feet and puts up another three… Swish! A sound that junior Mason Miller became accustomed to last Saturday. Miller lead the team to a 56-34 win over Mooresville to take home the third sectional championship in Avon Basketball history (1978, 2002). “It’s crazy to even think that,” Miller said. “Words can’t explain it.” Miller lead the team in … Continue reading Boys Basketball Wins Sectionals for Third Time in School History

Boys Basketball Wins Against Martinsville

Kaitlyn Mason | Reporter On Feb. 20, Avon’s JV and Varsity Boys’ Basketball played against the Martinsville Artesians. With senior night festivities and the jazz band playing, it was no surprise to see the teams pumped up as they played their best. JV ended their season with a score of 49 to 21, with Avon leading. Sophomore Zion Lindsey explained how they were never quite … Continue reading Boys Basketball Wins Against Martinsville

Boys Basketball Wins Against Westfield (Slideshow)

Morgan Jones | Reporter On Friday, Jan. 25, 2019, the Avon boys’ varsity basketball team scored their seventh win of the 2018-2019 season against the Westfield Shamrocks. The game ended with a final score of 57-68.  Though the third quarter was close in score between the two teams, the Orioles came out on top. Sophomore Mitch O’Mara said that to win, the team must work … Continue reading Boys Basketball Wins Against Westfield (Slideshow)

Girls Basketball Wins Against Greenfield Central

Sofia Breuer | Reporter The Avon Orioles Girls Varsity basketball team won against Greenfield Central Thursday night with a final score of 40-35. It was the final home game of the season. The Orioles lead the majority of the game and defended themselves against the Greenfield Central Cougars through a close fourth and final quarter. Sophomore Indiah Kendrick said the team been in that situation … Continue reading Girls Basketball Wins Against Greenfield Central