Highlanders dominate Dragons 39-8 in first league game

Highlanders dominate Dragons 39-8 in first league game

By Joe St. Henry Review Sports Writer Lake Orion fans hoping for an exciting football game versus Rochester Adams last Thursday left disappointed, as the Highlanders slayed the Dragons on the road, 39-8. Rochester Adams dominated from the beginning and limited Lake Orion to 13 yards of offense deep into the third quarter. Lake Orion […]

Lake Orion loses close one to Chippewa Valley in football opener

By Joe St. Henry Review Sports Contributor Lake Orion’s fourth quarter comeback in the first game of the 2017 football season fell short and the Dragons lost to the Big Reds of Chippewa Valley last Thursday, 20-17. It was Lake Orion’s fourth consecutive season-opening defeat to Chippewa Valley, a member of the Macomb Athletic Conference’s […]

Pink Out jersey deadline extended to Thursday; community support needed

Lake Orion varsity football players will be sporting pink in support of A Mother’s Wish as they host Southfield AT&T on Sept. 22, but the football parent group, PEPP, still needs to sell many more jerseys before the deadline. This will be the third year the Dragons will be dressed in “Pink Out” jersey’s in […]

New coach, but same goals for hungry Dragons in 2017

New coach, but same goals for hungry Dragons in 2017

By Joe St. Henry Review Sports Contributor A new era of Lake Orion football officially begins this week, when the Dragons take the field led by new varsity head coach John Blackstock. It is an opportunity he has prepared for as an assistant coach at Lake Orion for the past 19 years and college player […]

LO Baseball Regional Semifinal on Saturday

The Lake Orion Dragons play Birmingham Brother Rice in a regional semifinal game at 12:30 p.m. June 10 at Clarkston High School. The winner of that game plays the winner of Rochester vs. Royal Oak in a regional final later that day. Dragon baseball wins Division 1 District 28 Title   On Saturday, the Lake Orion baseball team […]

Dragon pitcher Aguilar signs to play softball at Mott this fall

By Jim Newell Review Editor The Dragon is becoming a Bear. Lake Orion senior pitcher Alexis Aguilar signed her letter of intent to play softball at Mott Community College next year. Aguilar joins 24 of her classmates who have signed to play college sports. Athletic Director Chris Bell said Lake Orion typically has 20-30 student-athletes […]

Regional Champs! LO Girls win track regionals, county meet this Friday

“The Lady Dragons continued their post season success, winning the Division 1 Region 9 Championship at their home track last Friday,” stated assistant coach Adam Russell. The previous regional win for the girls track and field team was in 2010. In less than stellar weather conditions, the girls scored 100.33 points. Grand Blanc was 2nd […]

LO Mens Track & Field OAA Red League champs for the sixth year in a row

LO Mens Track & Field OAA Red League champs for the sixth year in a row

By Susan Carroll Review Writer Lake Orion’s men’s track and field won their sixth straight OAA Red League Championship on May 9. Three athletes — Thomas Moreman, Tyler Skibicki and Zach Dinverno — also qualified individually for the state meet in June. Lake Orion’s five-point lead (123 total points) over Oxford (118 points) on May […]

Girls varsity track team completes undefeated season

Girls varsity track team completes undefeated season

By Susan Carroll Review Writer For the first time in 17 years, the girls varsity track team finished league play undefeated after defeating Rochester Adams 82-46 on May 3. The team won 12 of 16 events during the meet and finished the dual meet season 4-0. Sophomore Madison Eaton won the 100 meter, 200 meter […]