• Jazz band concert Jan. 23

  • Winter play "Radium Girls" Jan. 31, Feb 1 & 2

  • Science fair Jan. 26

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SHS swims against state

SHS swims against state

Jessica Lu, Opinion Chief

March 2, 2018


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The boys' swim team placed the highest it has ever placed since 1992 with strong swims on Sat., Feb, 24. Even with only seven boys swimming, SHS managed to finish third in the state of Ohio for Division I. At C.T. Branin Natatorium in Canton swam junior Sammy Risma, junior Elliot Carl, junior Noah Pat...

Boys basketball advances to face Princeton

Boys basketball advances to face Princeton

Benjamin Green, Staff Writer

March 2, 2018


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The boys basketball team defeated Edgewood on Tues. Feb. 27. The Aves pulled away with a 52-39 win over the Cougars. Senior Christian Kelly and junior Ben Yuskewich both had 15 points, and senior Benjamin Goodyear had 16. “It was a good win, but we’re focused for playing Princeton Friday,...

Cummins qualifies for state

Cummins qualifies for state

Kirsten Thomas, Spotlight Chief

February 28, 2018


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On Sat., Feb. 24, gymnast Anna Cummins, a junior, competed at the OHSAA sports gymnastics district competition and placed sixth. Furthermore, Cummins qualified for the state competition on the beam, which will take place in the upcoming week. Cummins has set her eyes on state for quite a while an...

‘Little fish, big pond’

‘Little fish, big pond’

Jessica Lu, Staff Writer

February 28, 2018


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As he walks into the building in the early morning, sophomore Carson Foster looks like any other student at SHS. With his profound modesty and humility, one might not even know that he is anything more than a regular kid who just happened to transfer from St. Xavier High School. But as a swimmer who...

JV hockey skates to a finish

JV hockey skates to a finish

Abigail Lefton, Sports Chief

February 27, 2018


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Wrestlers place at sectionals

Wrestlers place at sectionals

Abigail Lefton, Sports Chief

February 26, 2018


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The wrestling team performed well at their sectionals, securing a spot at districts. They competed for two days, bringing 13 athletes with them. “This weekend was great progress for our team. We had five placers at a very hard sectional tournament. We have four people competing in the district t...

Varsity basketball sums up season

Varsity basketball sums up season

Benjamin Green, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018


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Winter athletes advance

Winter athletes advance

Abigail Lefton, Sports Chief

February 23, 2018


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   The men's swim team is striving for a state ranking on Feb. 23 and 24 in Canton, Ohio.    Prior to the state meet, these are the stats that allowed the swimmers to advance: with fourth place in the 200 freestyle relay, juniors Elliott Carl and Noah Patterson and seniors Luke Tenbarge and Alexander New...

Winter sports head off to competitions

Winter sports head off to competitions

Abigail Lefton, Sports Chief

February 21, 2018


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Aves athletics are heating up as the season slows down. The men’s swim team and wrestling team both have multiple individuals advancing to higher level competing in the next few days. On Thurs., Feb. 22 and Fri., Feb. 23, athletes from the men’s swim team will be competing at the OHSAA Division...

Athletes sign on Feb. 9

Athletes sign on Feb. 9

Jenna Bao, Executive Editor

February 9, 2018


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  The athletic signing will take place in the gym during seventh bell at 1:45 p.m. on Fri. Feb. 9. National Signing Day was on Feb. 7 but SHS’ event was rescheduled due to a snow day.   13 seniors will be celebrated at the signing.   For boys soccer: Matthew Cron signed with Ohio D...

GMC Recap: Aquatic version

GMC Recap: Aquatic version

Jessica Lu, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018


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  Although the Varsity swim team has suffered losses in numbers due to the sheer amount of graduating seniors from the past couple of years, the swimmers of SHS provided a strong performance at the GMC meet on Feb. 3.   Overall, the boys’ team finished second behind Mason, and the girls’ team plac...

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