FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Phoenix hope to ride no-huddle offense to success

FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Phoenix hope to ride no-huddle offense to success

After four years of underwhelming records, the Oberlin Phoenix hope to rise from the ashes under new head coach Mike Akers.He replaces Garrett Mack, w...

August 7th, 2017 |  


FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Former Avon standout raising expectations for Firelands

FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Former Avon standout raising expectations for Firelands

While the atmosphere at the Firelands Falcons’ football practice was fast-paced and hard-hitting Aug. 4, songs such as Led Zeppelin’s R...

August 7th, 2017 |  


Kolarik takes charge of Falcons varsity volleyball

Kolarik takes charge of Falcons varsity volleyball

Jordan Kolarik has been hired to lead the Falcons varsity volleyball team this fall.A social studies teacher for the Firelands Schools, Kolarik was th...

June 12th, 2017 |  


Falcons hire Walbom for head wrestling job

Falcons hire Walbom for head wrestling job

All-Navy wrestler Josh Walbom has been tapped to coach the Falcons.Walbom is a 2007 graduate of Firelands High School and has earned bachelor’s ...

June 8th, 2017 |  


STATE TRACK: Rustad goes the distance for Phoenix

STATE TRACK: Rustad goes the distance for Phoenix

Joseph Colon | Oberlin News-TribuneAsta Rustad, one of the Class of 2017 valedictorians at Oberlin High School, earned All-Ohio honors by placing eigh...

June 5th, 2017 |  


TRACK AND FIELD: Phoenix have fast feet at PAC

TRACK AND FIELD: Phoenix have fast feet at PAC

Photos by Russ Gifford | Oberlin News-TribuneOberlin College hosted the two-day Patriot Athletic Conference meet, at which the Phoenix had some excell...

May 15th, 2017 |  


SOFTBALL: Barco has an amazing day

SOFTBALL: Barco has an amazing day

Photos by Russ Gifford | Civitas MediaHannah Barco and McKenzie Hendershot each nailed two RBIs in an 8-4 win over Firelands on April 25. Barco also f...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Anderson inducted into track hall of fame

Jay (Jehu) Anderson, a 1998 graduate of Oberlin High School, was among the six inductees April 13 to the Lorain County Track and Cross Country Hall of...

April 17th, 2017 |  


SOFTBALL: Returning big bats could spell success for Phoenix

SOFTBALL: Returning big bats could spell success for Phoenix

A 16-12 regular season (7-9 PAC) earned the Oberlin Phoenix softball team a third place finish in the conference last season.A first round playoff los...

March 28th, 2017 |  


SOFTBALL: Falcons hope to bounce back with youth movement

After going 17-11 in coach Tim Phillips’ first season as coach, the Firelands Falcons softball team slipped to 11-15 (7-9 PAC) in 2016.The team ...

March 28th, 2017 |