Akron Sports News

Akron Sports News

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  • Yesterday | via Ohio.com 

    Three students charged in brawl after Thursday night...

    An Akron City Schools security worker carries away a North cheerleader after a brawl at the end of the girls City Series Championship game between North and Kenmore on Thursday at East High School in Akron. An Akron City Schools security worker carries away a North cheerleader after a brawl at the end of the girls City Series Championship game between North and Kenmore on Thursday at East High School in Akron.

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  • Yesterday | via Cleveland.com 

    Henry Baddley, Jayvon Graves lead No. 2 STVM boys ba...

    Baddley, a Butler commit, had 26 points on 11 of 14 shooting and eight rebounds to lead the Irish , ranked No. 2 in the cleveland.com Top 25. Graves had 24 points, five rebounds and five assists.

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  • Friday | via West Side and South Side Leader 

    Manchester wrestling team gearing up for league meet

    Manchester High School wrestling head coach Josh Cintron said he believes this year's team will be able to take other teams by surprise this postseason. "All of my guys have seen some top-quality competition and they've fought for every win they have," he said.

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  • Thursday | via Ohio.com 

    City Series girls basketball championship / Kenmore ...

    North's Sasianna Meadows walks off the floor as Kenmore players storm the floor after defeating the Vikings 64-52 in the City Series Championship game on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016 in Akron, Ohio, at East High School. Kenmore's Q'Deare Dix drives to the basket as North's Amoni Primm defends during the first quarter of the City Series Championship game on Thursday at East High School in Akron.

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  • Tuesday Feb 2 | via Cleveland.com 

    Vote for top winter sports performers: Game Balls co...

    CLEVELAND, Ohio Here are the 11 winter sports athletes selected as Game Balls finalists based on their performances during the last week. All Game Balls finalists win a free SAT or ACT class with College Review.

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  • Monday Feb 1 | via Cleveland.com 

    Top-ranked teams in cleveland.com boys basketball To...

    CLEVELAND, Ohio The top four teams in this week's cleveland.com boys basketball Top 25 will meet this week, starting with Tuesday's Lorain at Garfield Heights game and continuing Friday with St. Vincent-St. Mary at St. Edward.

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  • Sunday Jan 31 | via Ohio.com 

    High school boys basketball: Firestone still on top ...

    Firestone's Isreal Spear drives past Buchtel's Derrick Harvey Jr. in the second quarter of a game in Jan. 2016, at Firestone High School in Akron. Firestone's Raybon Lewis goes to the basket between Buchtel's TyRice Pace , Ronald Henderson and Dillon Henderson in the first quarter of a game in Jan. 2016, at Firestone High School in Akron.

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  • Friday Jan 29 | via Ohio.com 

    High school basketball/Walsh Jesuit 55, Archbishop H...

    Walsh Jesuit 's Dan Kimmel dives in an unsuccessful attempt to regain possession of the ball against Archbishop Hoban Friday at Archbishop Hoban High School in Akron. Hoban's Anthony Christian makes a clean pass despite defense from Walsh Jesuit's Ben Kanieski Friday at Archbishop Hoban High School in Akron.

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  • Friday Jan 29 | via Ohio.com 

    High school boys basketball/Firestone 90, Ellet 73: ...

    Ellet's A.J. Gareri grabs a rebound between Firestone's Kylan Richburg and Raybon Lewis during the second quarter on Friday at Firestone High School in Akron. Firestone's Tre'maine Gray passes inside as Ellet's Miller Byrd and Joe Williams defend during the first quarter on Friday at Firestone High School in Akron.

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  • Friday Jan 29 | via Cleveland.com 

    No. 3 St. Ignatius at No. 9 Benedictine among eight ...

    It will actually be the second one for Benedictine, the ninth-ranked team in the cleveland.com Top 25. The Bengals beat No. 5 Archbishop Hoban on Tuesday while the Knights lacked standout guard Anthony Christian.

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  • Monday Jan 25 | via The Columbus Dispatch 

    Emptying the notebook

    As I clean my desk to prepare out move from 34 S. Third St. to 62 E. Broad St. in few days, it seems only appropriate that I tie up a few loose ends from the high school world: -- Northland is a lot better team than it is getting credit for. Who can blame the Vikings for thriving on the "no respect" theme? Since the unfortunate passing of Brookhaven, the City League North Division doesn't have anyone to rival Northland.

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  • Nov 29, 2014 | via Cleveland.com 

    STVM, Westlake move up in cleveland.com girls basket...

    CLEVELAND, Ohio Westlake and St. Vincent-St. Mary take a jump in this week's girls basketball Top 25 as the final two weeks of the regular season draws closer.

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Akron High Schools

Akron Alternative Academy (235 Smith Street)
Buchtel High School (1040 Copley Road)
Coventry High School (3089 Manchester Road)
Coventry Junior High School (3257 Cormany Road)
East High School (80 Brittain Road)