Sophomore Blake Fisher Receives 17 College Offers

Tara Martin | Web Editor-in-Chief At 6’6 and 285 pounds, not much can stop Blake Fisher, both literally and metaphorically. As only a sophomore, Fisher has managed to rack up 17 college offers from across the country. Oh, and he plays football, too. Fisher, who began playing football in the sixth grade, has become a nationally ranked player in only two high school seasons. “I … Continue reading Sophomore Blake Fisher Receives 17 College Offers

Recap: Football Team Beats Brownsburg 38-0 to Take Sectional Title

By Morgan Jones | Reporter On Friday night, Avon took home a victory as they played Brownsburg during sectional action of the IHSAA state tournament. The big game was marked by personal achievements for many: senior Jalen Peterson scored three touchdowns, senior Alex Griffith had a total of nine solo tackles, while sophomore Henry Hesson passed a total of 318 yards. The last time Avon … Continue reading Recap: Football Team Beats Brownsburg 38-0 to Take Sectional Title

Football Teams Beats HSE in 3rd Win of the Season

By Tara Martin | Social Media Editor The Avon Orioles varsity football team took on Hamilton Southeastern at home on Aug. 31 for their third game of the season. The Orioles won 29-6 against the 1-2 overall Royals. The undefeated Orioles now stand 3-0 overall. Junior Nick Birch said the student section is always exciting, win or lose. “It was so lit,” Birch said, “We … Continue reading Football Teams Beats HSE in 3rd Win of the Season

Freshman Cookout and Operation Football Share ALC Before Cheering On Orioles Against HSE

By Tara Martin | Social Media Editor Operation Football typically works outside, away from the freshmen cookout. The two events had to share the ALC cafeteria on Aug. 31 due to a chance of rain before Avon took on Hamilton Southeastern for their Friday night football game. Operation Football is a program started by WTHR-TV 25 years ago that covers high school football, cheerleaders, marching bands, and … Continue reading Freshman Cookout and Operation Football Share ALC Before Cheering On Orioles Against HSE

Avon Beats Ben Davis in 41-36 Win

By Tara Martin | Social Media Editor Aug. 2016: Ben Davis wins 38-7. Nov. 2016: Ben Davis wins 47-40. Aug. 2017: Ben Davis wins 52-20. Nov. 2017: Ben Davis wins 57-20. Aug. 24, 2018: Avon wins 41-36. For the first time since 2015, the Avon Orioles’ varsity football team has beaten Ben Davis. The game took place at Avon with the student section packed full … Continue reading Avon Beats Ben Davis in 41-36 Win

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