Solon Superintendent Joseph Regano told the school board last week that the district plans to enforce the policy prohibiting vaping on school grounds when the academic year begins on Aug. 21.
Reggie Jagers III can’t go back in time and change his performance from the 2013 Pan American Junior Athletic Championships in Medellin, Colombia, where he took bronze in the discus throw.
The Solon Board of Education continued to round out the district’s staffing for the 2019-20 school year with the hiring of seven new staff members at its regular meeting Friday.
Solon High School Principal Erin Short recalls asking the freshmen’s parents in January 2015 to envision what their child could accomplish in 525,600 minutes – or one year.
If the Solon boys wanted to put down their program’s best sprint relay performance at a state track meet, the Comets were going to have to turn it up a notch for the Division I finals on Saturday in Columbus. They did.
The Solon High School and Solon Middle School Science Olympiad teams were both second-place award winners last weekend at the 2019 national tournament at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York.
Solon senior Olivia Howell had already defended her 1,600-meter title to become a three-peat state champ, but her legs just didn’t quite appear to have the juice in the 800 run less than an hour later.
An expanded and often inconsistent strike zone worked in favor of pitching during the Division I regional softball championship between Solon and Louisville on Saturday afternoon at the University of Akron.
Solon junior Greg Parries and Massillon Washington senior Tyree Broyles tied down to the one-thousandth of a second, 22.061, in the 200-meter dash during the Division I region track and field meet last week in Austintown.
Capable of doing it with her eyes closed by now, Solon senior Olivia Howell won her fourth straight region title in the 1,600-meter run during the Division I meet on Friday at Fitch High School in Austintown.
There weren’t many eliminations to go around for the Solon boys track and field team last Wednesday and Friday, when the Comets captured their fourth straight Division I district banner at Fitch High School in Austintown.
The last time the Solon girls track and field team lost a district meet, then-junior Alex Paskell was busy winning the long jump at 16 feet, 8 1/2 inches in 2009 at Ravenna High School.
Solon 6-foot southpaw Sloan Ulrich pitched a gem for the Comet sluggers during their Division I district semifinal game against state No. 5-ranked Walsh Jesuit (24-3) on Tuesday night in Hudson.
Solon junior Ada Ngozi and senior Olivia Howell combined to score more than half their team’s points during the Greater Cleveland Conference track and field meet last Wednesday and Friday in Brunswick.
The grandstands are set up for the finish line of the track, but the main draw was in the field when the Solon boys won their fourth straight Greater Cleveland Conference crown last Wednesday and Friday in Brunswick.
The Solon Board of Education moved to keep stability at the top of the district’s administration at its regular meeting Monday, approving contract extensions for Superintendent Joseph Regano and Treasurer Tim Pickana.
Solon boys tennis was the favorite to capture its eighth straight league tournament, but Shaker Heights and no-ad scoring put the brakes on the Comet aces in Greater Cleveland Conference play on Friday at Cleveland State’s indoor pavilion.
A boys lacrosse matchup that easily could have featured some down-to-the-wire fireworks turned into a bomb drop in Solon’s favor, when the Comets hosted Kenston on Friday night at Stewart Field.
In a wire-to-wire battle against league foe Brunswick on Monday night, Solon all-Greater Cleveland Conference junior goalie Katie Luciano thought her coach was just calling a timeout to talk strategy.
The Solon girls softball team was attempting to do what no other team has done since the Greater Cleveland Conference was reestablished three seasons ago – sweep the three-time defending champs.
Playhouse Square announced nominees for this year’s fourth annual Dazzle Awards, presented by Pat and John Chapman of The Jimmy Awards/The National High School Musical Theatre Awards. Included in the nominations of more than 20 schools were Solon, Orange and Chagrin Falls high schools and Ha…
Solon High School senior Annette Lee has for years been captivated by the flute. There is just something about the clear, ringing sound akin to wind chimes in a gentle summer breeze that she loves, she described.
Backboned by MVP junior sprinter Greg Parries, the Solon boys track and field team won its fourth straight team title at the Cardinal Relays on Saturday at Jerome T. Osborne Stadium in Mentor.
Behind freshmen distance runners Elizabeth Radis and Jada Freeman, the Solon girls track and field team finished runner-up during the Orange Relays on Friday in Pepper Pike.
After rejecting bids that came in well over budget at its April 8 meeting, the Solon Board of Education Monday approved a bid award to Town Center Construction for $619,000 for interior remodeling at the new Solon Preschool on SOM Center Road (Route 91).
If the Strongsville and Medina baseball teams don’t save their best arms to go against Solon in the final two series of league play, then the Comets might as well declare the Greater Cleveland Conference banner theirs right now.
Motored by victories in the sprint medley, shuttle hurdles and high jump, the Solon boys track and field team defended its title during the 64th Comet Relays on Saturday at Steele High School in Amherst.
Solon two-time defending state champion Olivia Howell only solidified her status as the runner to beat during the 64th Comet Relays on Saturday at Steele High School in Amherst.
Scoring points in every event, the Solon boys track and field team won the 31st Medina Relays for the third straight year on Saturday at Kenneth Dukes Stadium.
Great high school baseball teams often have a core of second- and third-year starters who have the experience to match the talent for deep postseason runs.