July 25, 2016

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Girls basketball update: Elyria Catholic falls in state semifinal

COLUMBUS — The best season in Elyria Catholic girls basketball history ended Friday with a heartbreaking loss.
The Panthers (24-3) held a double-digit lead in the first half, but watched No. 1-ranked Oak Hill claw all the way back and hold on for a 53-49 win in the Division III state semifinal at Ohio State’s Value City […] Read More…

H.S. Girls Basketball: Elyria Catholic wins regional, headed to state

CUYAHOGA FALLS — The girls team Elyria Catholic fans have been waiting for is going to Columbus.
Playing strong defensively and almost flawlessly on offense the second half, the Panthers pulled away from Youngstown Ursuline 51-40 on Saturday afternoon.
They secured the first regional championship in the history of the girls program and became only the third […] Read More…

An open letter to fans from Cavs Owner Dan Gilbert

Dear Cleveland, All Of Northeast Ohio and Cleveland Cava­liers Supporters Wherever You May Be Tonight; As you now know, our former hero, who grew up in the very region that he deserted this evening, is no longer a Cleveland Cavalier.
This was announced with a several day, narcissistic, self-pro­motional build-up culminating with a national TV special […] Read More…

LeBron James picks Miami Heat

LeBron James just announced on ESPN that he will play for the Miami Heat in the fall.
After seven years with the Cavaliers, the Akron native will join Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh in Miami. James has been a free agent since July 1.
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Report: Cavaliers fire Mike Brown

According to ESPN.com, Mike Brown has been fired as coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers after five seasons.
Brown, who led the Cavaliers to the best record in the NBA the past two regular seasons only to be upset by the Orlando Magic in the Eastern Conference finals two years ago and in the semifinals by the […] Read More…

Annual area golf guide in today’s paper

Be sure to pick up today’s Chronicle or Medina Gazette in print or read the “E”dition for our annual golf guide, a 16-page special section in today’s paper.
This year’s golf guide includes course breakdowns for golf courses and driving ranges in Lorain and Medina counties as well as eastern Erie County and western Cuyahoga County. […] Read More…