Friday, April 12, 2013
Dylan Bederman of Solon will be honored during halftime Friday when the Cleveland Cavaliers face the New York Knicks.
Dylan Bederman, a Solon High School senior, is one of 10 graduating seniors in Northeast Ohio who will receive a scholarship from the Cleveland Cavaliers and FirstMerit Bank. Bederman will receive a $2,000 check during a halftime ceremony Friday night when the Cavs play the New York Knicks. Bederman was selected from a pool of 600 applicants. He is the president of Key Club, a member of the National Honor Society, Principal’s Advisory Board and Leadership Council. He is also a member on the Solon High School track and cross country teams. Outside of the classroom, Bederman established a charity basketball weekend to raise funds for the Susan G. Komen foundation and a Key Club fundraising effort which resulted in a $3,000 donation to the …
Tuesday, April 9, 2013
Find the dates and times of every meet this season.
Solon Comets 2013 Track Schedule Date Opponent Location Time March 30 Elite Meet Brunswick 10:00 April 6 Glen Oak Eagle Relays Glen Oak 9:00 April 10 Medina Medina 4:30 April 13 Medina Relays Medina 9:00 April 17 Brunswick Solon 4:30 April 20 Warrior Relays (Boys) Walsh Jesuit TBA April 20 Miele Invitational (Girls) Gilmour Academy 9:00 April 24 Mentor Mentor 4:30 April 27 Ranger Relays Eastlake North 9:30 May 1 Shaker Heights Shaker Heights 4:30 May 4 Gary Smith Memorial Invitational Thomas Worthington 12:00 May 15 NOC Championships Brunswick 2:00
Monday, April 8, 2013
Find the dates and times for every match this season.
See the PDF section above for the season schedule.
Monday, March 25, 2013
Find the dates and times of each baseball game here.
4:30 *Home games are in BOLD For more information you can visit their website.
Friday, March 22, 2013
Find the dates and times for every game this season.
See the PDF section above for the season schedule.
Monday, March 18, 2013
Jessica Hartig, a Solon High School student, was selected as a finalist in the regional writing contest.
Over 1,600 students across Northeast Ohio entered the fifth annual Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage Stop the Hate: Youth Speak Out! essay contest, and contributed solutions to help stem the systemic effects of discrimination. Jessica Hartig, a Solon High School sophomore, was one of 15 finalists, according to Adam J. Teresi, the Maltz Museum's operations and media coordinator. The essays addressed a variety of issues, from cyberbullying and racism to anti-Semitism and LGBT issues. "Students compete for a total of $100,000 in scholarships and prizes," said Teresi in a prepared statement. "Finalists in grades 6-10 will be honored along with ten junior and senior finalists (who compete for three scholarships by giving oral presentations) at an…
Sunday, March 17, 2013
Click to discuss Solon High School getting a new artificial surface for the stadium playing field.
Thursday, March 14, 2013
The all-purpose field at Solon High's Stewart Field is getting a new, more advanced type of FieldTurf installed this summer.
Solon's athletes and musicians will have a new field to compete on next school year. The artificial turf at Stewart Field will be replaced this summer with a new version of FieldTurf that uses more advanced technology and is expected to last much longer, said Fred Bolden, Solon Schools' director of personnel and transportation. The existing field has been around for nine years and has been used extensively for a variety of sports and other events, including football, soccer, lacrosse, marching band and many others. Bolden said the field has held more than 150 events each year. And now the field is beginning to show extensive wear and tear. He said the existing field is FieldTurf, but this new kind is a more advanced type and is a very-high…
Friday, March 8, 2013
Who will make it to the Final Four?
Both the Solon and Twinsburg High School girls basketball teams are just a few games away from a state championship — but what team will advance for a chance at the title? The Lady Comets will play the Lady Tigers at 7:30pm at the Canton Memorial Civic Center in a heated matchup. The Solon team beat Mentor 61-55 Tuesday to advance to Friday's matchup, according to the Solon Athletics website. The Tigers, who are now perfect on the season, defeated Hudson March 2 to win the Akron District championship. If they advance and win in the finals, it will be the team's third consecutive team championship.
Friday, March 1, 2013
Congrats to Solon senior Brandon Mattingly for advancing to the state tournament in bowling.
Solon High School senior Brandon Mattingly has advanced to the State Tournament this weekend in Columbus. Mattingly finished fifth out of all the bowlers competing at the district tournament, and second out of the individual qualifiers. He is the 3rd bowler to advance to the State tournament since bowling became a sport at Solon High School in 2008. He bowled a 240, 182, and a 256 with a 678 Series. The state tournament will be played in Columbus on March 2. Senior Gabe Cohn bowled a 222, and Senior Andrew Quandt bowled a 220. The team placed 18th out of 28 teams at the District Tournament. Good luck Brandon and congratulations to a great season for all of the bowling teams!