No ‘I’ in Team: Students Weigh the Difference Between Individual and Team Sporting Events

Josh Hartman & Sam Sublette | Reporters Focus. Concentration. Preparedness. Three key traits for any tennis player, singles or doubles. As someone who plays on both sides of this, sophomore Sean Nograles is ready to go before every match whether he has a partner or is all on his own. “Singles players usually work on their groundstrokes and approach shots while doubles players work more on serves and … Continue reading No ‘I’ in Team: Students Weigh the Difference Between Individual and Team Sporting Events

Student Parking Lot or Manhattan Traffic Jam? Student Drivers Voice Their Concern

Elshadai Aberra | Managing Editor There are two words senior Sophia Trinkle would use to describe Avon’s student parking lot: awful and hellish. “Everyone needs to be more aware of their surroundings and just be good people,” said Trinkle. Trinkle said the parking lot comes with a boatload of issues, ranging from rude drivers to intense traffic. “The traffic at AHS is so congested,” said … Continue reading Student Parking Lot or Manhattan Traffic Jam? Student Drivers Voice Their Concern

Avon Swim Team Loses to Plainfield in Second Meet of Season (Slideshow)

By Tara Martin | Social Media Editor “Avon Relay.” The chant is unmistakable. A few dozen athletes line the edge of the pool in hopes of getting the closest they can without falling in. This is the Avon relay, the main event. The score, at least for now, doesn’t matter. In this moment, Avon needs to cheer the loudest and hopefully swim the fastest. On … Continue reading Avon Swim Team Loses to Plainfield in Second Meet of Season (Slideshow)