A year ago, Firelands struggled to amass 12 points and finished dead last in the Patriot Athletic Conference Tournament.
Last weekend, the Falcons put together a 117-point performance and finished as the PAC runner-up, tying Lutheran West.
LAGRANGE — Keystone had to sweat out the final seconds with its perfect conference record hanging in the balance against Firelands on Friday night.
ELYRIA — When top teachers say the new high-stakes tests are developmentally inappropriate, Elyria Superintendent Paul Rigda said it’s hard not to listen.
During a four-game Southwestern Conference stretch, Westlake managed to earn four wins, including pivotal victories over Berea-Midpark and Avon Lake.
Westlake improved to 15-5 overall and 9-1 in the conference and has taken a one-game lead in the SWC over Berea-Midpark (14-6 overall, 8-2 in conference) after defeating the Titans, 49-36, on Feb. 7.
Firelands’ Keely Hall relaxation in the final seconds of the game propelled the Falcons to a non conference win over the New London Wildcats, 36-35.
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