Lady Dragons basketball remains undefeated at 7-0

The Lake Orion High School girls varsity basketball team spent last week on the road traveling to Bloomfield Hills High School and Troy High School earning back-to-back victories. On Jan. 9, the ladies headed to Bloomfield Hills, defeating the Black Hawks 69-42. Leaders for the Dragons were junior and captain Izzy Wotlinski with 16 points […]

Dragon boys basketball goes go 3-1 in OAA White

Lake Orion loses to Troy, 51-61, in first game after winter break By Megan Kelley Staff Writer ORION TWP. — Lake Orion extended their winning record ahead of winter break with two OAA White victories against Troy Athens and Bloomfield Hills High Schools, followed by their first OAA White loss to Troy High School. On […]

Lake Orion girls basketball remains undefeated at 5-0

By Megan Kelley Staff Writer ORION TWP. — The Lake Orion High School varsity girls basketball wrapped up their final games of 2023 and kicked off 2024 with three back-to-back victories over Rochester Adams, Bay City Western and North Farmington, maintaining their winning record and improving to 5-0. On Dec. 19, the ladies traveled south […]

Dragon boys basketball team wins third game in a row

Dragon boys basketball team wins third game in a row

By Jim Newell Managing Editor  ORION TWP. — The Lake Orion varsity boys basketball is on a three-game winning streak after a tough victory on Thursday against Farmington and followed by a close win over Plymouth on Friday. On Friday, Lake Orion beat Plymouth High School 51-47 to improve to 5-2. Lake Orion won their […]

Lake Orion varsity girls basketball defeats Plymouth

Last week, Lake Orion High School’s varsity girls basketball team hosted the Plymouth High School Wildcats in a non-conference match-up with the Dragons just barely eking out a win 45-42. It was an incredibly physical game with foul after foul being called on both teams. Good free throw shooting kept Lake Orion in the game […]

Dragon student-athletes sign national letters of intent

Dragon student-athletes sign national letters of intent

Thirteen students to continue athletic careers in college sports By Megan Kelley Staff Writer ORION TWP. — Thirteen Lake Orion High School student-athletes signed national letters of intent in November to play their respective sports at a collegiate level next year. This is the first of three signing days held by the district to highlight […]

Dragons down the Irish in the first game of the season

Dragons down the Irish in the first game of the season

By Megan Kelley Staff Writer ORION TWP. — Lake Orion High School’s varsity girls basketball team kicked off their season last Friday with a dominating win over Notre Dame Prep, defeating the Fighting Irish 68-23. Last season, the Dragons had a stacked team of senior players who cruised through the district tournament before being knocked […]

Dragons fall to Clarkston on basketball court

Dragons fall to Clarkston on basketball court

By Wendi Reardon Price Sports Writer INDEPENDENCE TWP. — In the rivalry between Clarkston and Lake Orion, the Wolves Boys Varsity Basketball team came out on top last Friday with a 52-40 victory. “I really liked our energy tonight,” said Tim Wasilk, head coach for Clarkston. “Defensively, we were really good from the get-go especially […]

Dragon boys basketball starts season 2-0

Lake Orion High School’s varsity boys basketball season kicked off their season with two back to back victories over the Oxford Wildcats and the Rochester Falcons. The Dragons hosted the Wildcats on Nov. 28, delivering a crushing performance and securing the first win of the season 51-27. Lake Orion got off to a hot start […]