Dragons’ athleticism and hunger drive team in 2018

Dragons’ athleticism and hunger drive team in 2018

By Joe St. Henry Review Sports Contributor What Lake Orion’s varsity football team may lack in experience as the 2018 season approaches, it more than makes up in athleticism and hunger, according to Head Coach John Blackstock. The team’s desire to return the Dragons to the state playoffs after a one-year drought provided plenty of […]

Boy’s varsity golf finishes 8th at state finals

Boy’s varsity golf finishes 8th at state finals

Lake Orion’s varsity boys golf team finished their 2018 season with their best finish in the past 16 years last weekend. The Dragons competed in the State Finals at Grand Valley, and on Friday shot 317 and were only 5 shots out of 2nd place. TJ Hirschfield shot a season best 71 (-1) and was […]

Girls varsity track & field wins Oxford Invitational

Girls varsity track & field wins Oxford Invitational

The Lake Orion girls track and field team won the championship trophy at the Elmer Ball Track and Field Invitational at Oxford High School on Saturday, beating out 24 other teams to take home the title. The Dragons scored points in 13 of 17 events during the meet. The score in the top eight places […]

Varsity boys track & field takes 2nd at Oxford Invitational

Varsity boys track & field takes 2nd at Oxford Invitational

The Lake Orion boys track and field team had a productive outing at the competitive Elmer Ball Track and Field Invitational at Oxford High School on Saturday, finishing in second place out of 28 teams. The Dragon’s 71.5 points placed them behind powerhouse Oak Park, which finished with 114 points. The first beautiful day for […]

Two Dragon wrestlers win at county championships

By Jim Newell Review Editor The Lake Orion Dragon Wrestling team was one of over thirty teams battling for Oakland County Championships this past weekend, and two of the grapplers took first place in their respective weight classes at the tournament. After two days of wrestling, the Dragons as a team finished third at the […]

Lake Orion competitive cheer team is athletic and intense

Lake Orion competitive cheer team is athletic and intense

By Susan Carroll Review Writer The LOHS competitive cheer team consists of 26 talented lady athletes. It’s a school sport developed by the Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA); it is challenging and it requires athleticism. Tryouts were held over a two-day period in early November. The team had one month to prepare for their […]

Dragons defeat Wildcats in OT, 55-54, to start the season 2-0

Dragons defeat Wildcats in OT, 55-54, to start the season 2-0

By Susan Carroll Review Writer The Lake Orion varsity boys basketball team held on during a back-and-forth game Friday night to notch a one-point overtime win against archrivals, the Oxford Wildcats. The victory at the Lake Orion Fieldhouse put the Dragons at 2-0 on the young season. Lake Orion took the early lead in the […]