Brownsburg Bulldogs (1-2, 0-0) at 6A – #12 Avon Orioles (1-2, 0-1) – 7:20 p.m.

It doesn’t take much for Avon and Brownsburg fans to get up for their annual gridiron rivalry game. Add in a pair of high profile, Division I quarterback recruits, another three recruits who will be playing football on Saturdays and more than a couple of players who are drawing the attention of major programs and […]

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6A – #7 Avon Orioles (1-1, 0-0) at 6A – #12 Hamilton Southeastern Royals (1-1, 0-0) – 6:30 p.m.

A punch in the gut hurts. A lot. It takes all of the air out of you and you feel sore for a couple of days afterwards. But it’s not permanently debilitating. You suck it up and come back stronger knowing what you need to do to avoid that punch the next time. The Avon Orioles took […]

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6A – #6 Avon Orioles (1-0) at 6A – #1 Ben Davis (1-0) – 6:30 PM

Season openers are a funny thing in sports. Even after weeks (if not months) of preseason training and practice, one never knows just how their team will respond when they line up and face someone different on the other side of the ball in a game that means something. For Avon head football coach Mark […]

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Plainfield Quakers at 6A-#6 Avon Orioles – 6:00 PM

The 2015 IHSAA football season begins tonight with the renewal of a rivalry between a pair of Hendricks County schools. The Avon Orioles and Plainfield Quakers kickoff the season tonight at Hendricks Regional Health Field in Avon. Once regular staples on one another’s schedule, the series came to a halt in 2005 when the Hoosier […]

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Shot Clock in High School Basketball – the Debate Continues

With today’s announcement that the NCAA will implement a 30 second shot clock this season in men’s basketball, reducing it from 35 seconds, there have been some people that have asked me in the past why Indiana high schools do not implement a shot clock. The simple reason is that the national governing body over […]

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