Press coverage for week ending October 4, 2014

High school football: Firelands dominates Oberlin, 48-0

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The Fireland Falcons took to the ground and forced their will on the Oberlin Phoenix on Sept. 26, coming out with a one-sided 48-0 road victory.
It was a running-by-committee appr0ach for the Falcons, with each back bringing his own signature and style to the attack. Aaron Stevanus was ready to contribute traditional, bruising between-the-tackles runs. Codie Wilson and Michael Whitacre complemented that with perfectly executed jet sweeps and misdirection. And junior quarterback Brad Thrasher capped the ground assault off with extremely effective ball handing with the read option.

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Photo credit to Jackie Goodwin Flaczynski

Please click on the headline to read the rest of the article, as reported by The Morning Journal

High school cross country: Elyria’s James Hawks, Westlake’s Meredith Hansen pick up wins at Obenour Invitational

VERMILION — The pressure was on James Hawks on Saturday at the 36th annual Obenour Memorial Invitational.

And he put it there.

“I was telling my friends at school this week that if I didn’t win this I was going to be very upset on Monday because it’s my last chance,” the Elyria senior said.

Please click on the headline to read about team Firelands, as reported by The Chronicle Telegram.