LOHS Varsity Water Polo taking over at dual games

By Georgia Thelen Review Staff Writer After a full season of learning the game and developing their skills in 2015, the Lake Orion Boy’s Varsity Water Polo team has returned to prove they are gaining experience. The team has returned 16 of 18 players from last season, but has also gained 9 new players who […]

Dragons fall to West Bloomfield

Dragons fall to West Bloomfield

Team needs to work on fundamentals to get better By Jim Newell Review Staff Writer For about a quarter, the Dragons football team looked like they might make a game of it against defending league champs the West Bloomfield Lakers on Friday. But after the first quarter, turnovers and sloppy play cost the Dragons in […]

Varsity tennis starts season strong with win over Brandon

Varsity tennis starts season strong with win over Brandon

By Jim Newell Review Staff Writer The boys varsity tennis team has one goal in mind this season: to replicate the success of last season when they were co-league champs with Rochester. “The goal is to try to repeat that. Our main goal is to try to win the league again,” said Coach Eric Bracciano, […]

Varsity volleyball off to a winning 12-3 start 

Varsity volleyball off to a winning 12-3 start 

Photo by Audrey Dobbs   By Georgia Thelen Review Staff Writer The Lake Orion Varsity Volleyball team has done nothing less than show their Dragon Spirit this season. With an overall record of 12-3, they are proving they are in it to win it. The Lady Dragons have competed in two tournaments this season, with […]

Dragons bite Cougars for win

Dragons bite Cougars for win

By Joe St. Henry Lake Orion Review Contributor Senior running back Chris Wilson led Lake Orion’s second half surge past Stoney Creek Thursday, as the Dragons picked up their first win of the season, 30-10, over the Cougars. Tied 3-3 at halftime in a tight defensive battle, Lake Orion made adjustments on offense during the […]

Lady Dragons continue mastery of fairways and greens

Lady Dragons continue mastery of fairways and greens

By Georgia Thelen Review Staff Writer The Lady Dragons are currently dominating their season with two tournaments wins, followed by a second place finish on August 29. This year the girls’ varsity golf team has six golfers. The leader of the team, and the only graduating senior, is Moyea Russell, who is currently one of […]

Dragons remind coach of ‘old-fashioned Orion Tough’ teams

By Joe St. Henry Review Contributing Sports Writer This year’s Lake Orion varsity football team reminds Head Coach Chris Bell of his first Dragon team 19 years ago, which reached the state semi-finals. While he is not making any bold predictions, Bell does believe this year’s team exhibits many of the same traits that made […]

LOHS grad drafted by Giants

LOHS grad drafted by Giants

By Brian Marshall Special to The Review It’s no wonder why minor league baseball players dream so intensely about making the big leagues. Unlike the players who reach the ultimate level, minor league players — especially the ones just starting their careers — spend seemingly unending time on the diamond. Nick Deeg is quickly finding […]

LO vaulter hits new heights

LO vaulter hits new heights

By Brian Marshall Review Editor Zach Dinverno didn’t like the look of his opposition at the Grand Haven Beach Vault, considered the top pole vault event in the Midwest. Dinverno, an upcoming sophomore at Lake Orion High School, competed in the 15-16-year-old group at the event on July 15. His division consisted of 21 vaulters. […]