Recharged Dragons hitting their stride at the right time

Recharged Dragons hitting their stride at the right time

By Teddy Rydquist Review Sports Contributor Concluding a three-game road swing, the Lake Orion Dragons boys’ basketball team slogged through a disappointing showing at North Farmington High School on Feb. 18, falling to the Raiders, 62-18. The offensive output was a season-worst for Lake Orion, but there was one major positive takeaway: Senior forward Drew […]

Lady Dragon cagers defeat Athens in league rematch

Lady Dragon cagers defeat Athens in league rematch

Lake Orion High School’s girls basketball team hosted Troy Athens on Thursday for the second time this season. Lake Orion currently trails Athens in the OAA White division. Athens with a 5-5 record and Lake Orion with a 2-8 record. The Lake Orion ladies had met with the Troy Athens Red Hawks earlier in the […]

Three Lake Orion grapplers qualify for state championship

Three Lake Orion grapplers qualify for state championship

By Kristie Orselli Review Sports Contributor The postseason will continue for three Lake Orion wrestlers: senior Isaac Kinne and juniors Anthony Vellucci and Dominic Orselli. Kinne placed second in the 189 pound weight class going 2-1 on the day. His only loss was in the finals against the number one seed from Davison High School. […]

Nine Dragon grapplers qualify for regionals

Nine Dragon grapplers qualify for regionals

By Kristie Orselli Review Sports Contributor The wrestling team’s post-season play did not start off well; losing to Clarkston in team district action on Feb 12. However, the Dragons fared much better in individual districts on Feb. 15, qualifying nine wrestlers for regionals. Senior Issac Kinne was the lone first place finisher, avenging a prior […]

Lady Dragons cagers fall to a 6-11 overall record

Lady Dragons cagers fall to a 6-11 overall record

Lake Orion’s girls varsity basketball team headed to Avondale High School on Feb. 11 to take on the OAA White division leaders. The Yellowjackets dominated the court, extinguishing the Dragons 54-21. Freshman Madeleine Ebbert led Lake Orion in scoring with six points, followed closely by senior captain Grace Vukelich with five points. On Friday, the […]

Dragon athletes sign letters of intent to play college sports

Dragon athletes sign letters of intent to play college sports

By Megan Kelley Review Writer One thing that sets Lake Orion apart from districts throughout the country is their athletic program. Each year, Lake Orion High School sees Dragon athletes go on to further achieve their dreams by signing to play college level sports. LOHS held their second signing day event of the year on […]

Short-handed Dragons continue to take divisional lumps

Short-handed Dragons continue to take divisional lumps

By Teddy Rydquist Review Sports Writer Triskaidekaphobia is defined as “the fear or avoidance of the number 13.” For the Lake Orion Dragons boys’ basketball team, the unlucky number of late has been 59. The Dragons dropped a pair of home contests, 59-38 to the Clarkston Wolves on Feb. 4, and 59-48 to the Oak […]

LOHS girls bowling continues to be a strong force in the OAA Red

LOHS girls bowling continues to be a strong force in the OAA Red

By Megan Kelley Review Writer The lady Dragon bowling team has been fairly consistent in recent years. With one of Michigan’s top bowling coaches, Dennis O’Neill, at the wheel and a handful of some key athletes, the teams recent success is far from luck. Currently, the team of seven is sitting pretty in the first […]

Dragon grapplers take 2nd place at OAA league tournament

Dragon grapplers take 2nd place at OAA league tournament

By Kristie Orselli Review Sports Contributor The Dragon wrestling team concluded their regular season with a second-place finish at the OAA Red league tournament. Lake Orion squared off against Red Division rivals Clarkston, Oxford, Rochester, Rochester Adams and Birmingham Seaholm at Clarkston High School. The team wrestled well finishing behind only Oxford. Team results were: […]