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Girls Basketball Team Holds Off Rocky River to Clinch GLC Crown

ROCKY RIVER — Elyria Catholic remained undefeated in the Great Lakes Conference after surviving a 37-28 win over Rocky River on Saturday (Feb. 4) afternoon. In the process, the Panthers were able to check the conference title off their 2017 to-do list. The Elyria Catholic (17-2, 10-0) match up against Rocky River (6-13, 4-7) appeared to

Boys Basketball Players/Coaches: Please Join Us for Alumni Night on February 4th!

Coach Phil Kuchta and the boys basketball program would like to invite all former Elyria Catholic and Lorain Catholic basketball players and coaches to ‘Alumni Night’ which will be held on Saturday, February 4th when the Elyria Pioneers come to The Coliseum. The night will feature a tripleheader with a freshmen game starting at 4:30

EC Comes From Behind to Knock Off SVSM in Overtime, 69-66

At one point in Wednesday’s (Feb. 1) third quarter, the Elyria Catholic girls basketball team trailed highly-regarded St. Vincent-St. Mary by 17 points. When all was said and done, it was the Panthers on top 69-66 in an overtime thriller that was played at The Coliseum. With the win, Elyria Catholic is now 16-2 overall.

Hockey Team Beats Mayfield on Senior Night, 5-4

The Elyria Catholic hockey team knocked off Mayfield, 5-4, on Wednesday (Feb. 1) night at North Park Ice Arena in what was EC’s Senior Night. Coach Rick Montgomery’s team held a 1-0 lead after a period thanks to a goal by junior Drew Beck that came with 1:14 remaining in the first. He was assisted

Elyria Sports Hall of Fame Now Accepting Scholarship Applications

THE ELYRIA SPORTS HALL OF FAME SCHOLARSHIP The Elyria Sports Hall of Fame will be awarding an annual scholarship to students who are attending a high school in Elyria, Ohio. The amount of the scholarship will be up to $500 with the possibility of four (4) awards being granted each year. The check will be sent

Doug Taylor Jr. Has Big Night As Elyria Catholic Shuts Down Parma

PARMA — Doug Taylor Jr.’s big night combined with some relentless team defense was more than enough for Elyria Catholic. Taylor scored 33 points, added 15 rebounds and the Panthers defense forced 15 turnovers in their 66-51 win over Parma on Tuesday (Jan. 31) evening. The victory allowed EC to remain in first place in

Weekend Hockey Recap: EC Goes 2-1

The Elyria Catholic hockey team went 2-1 over the weekend, a stretch that saw the Panthers play three games in three days. EC beat Brush 6-1 on Friday (Jan. 27) night before a 9-2 setback against Amherst Steele on Saturday (Jan. 28). The Panthers finished the weekend with a 10-3 win at Garfield Heights on

GLC Swimming and Diving Championships Recap

TheElyria Catholic swimming and diving program competed in the 2017 Great Lakes Conference Championships on Saturday (Jan. 28) at Oberlin College. EC’s boys took third with 79 points while the girls finished with 80 points to come in fourth. To see full results, please click here. Senior Will Price repeated as the one-meter diving champion

Bleich Takes Title at West Holmes Invitational, Woodyard Earns First Win

Saturday’s (Jan. 28) trip to the West Holmes Invitational was a good one for senior Stan Bleich and freshman Aiden Woodyard. Bleich won the 145-pound weight class and was named the tournament’s MVP while Woodyard earned his first varsity win. After two second period pins over Dakota Sklarz and and Cody Miles, Bleich beat Carrollton’s Adam Shaw

EC Pounds Parma, Clinches Share of Great Lakes Conference Title

The following recap was written by Tim Gebhardt of The Elyria Chronicle-Telegram. — ELYRIA — Sam Filiaggi just wants to be part of the team but the Elyria Catholic senior was definitely the leader Saturday (Jan. 28). Filiaggi led the Panthers in rebounding and scoring in destroying Parma 56-34 in Great Lakes Conference play. The