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14th straight earns girls lacrosse trip to regional semifinal
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

14th straight earns girls lacrosse trip to regional semifinal

HUDSON -- In 2016, the Hudson girls lacrosse team lost its first two matches. The Lady Explorers ended up reaching the Division I state semifinals. Hudson opened the 2017 season with two losses in its first three matches. The Lady Explorers haven't lost since.

By Frank Aceto Associate Sports Editor
Boys track places 2nd at district
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Boys track places 2nd at district

The Hudson boys track and field team finished second with 79 points at the 14-team Nordonia Division I district meet May 19 at Boliantz Stadium in Macedonia. Twinsburg won the competition with 87 points and Walsh Jesuit took third with 74.5 points.

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Volleyball falls to Brunswick
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Volleyball falls to Brunswick

The Hudson boys volleyball team ended its regular season with a 25-23, 25-20, 25-22 loss to Brunswick on the road.

May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Hudson grad wins qualifier

Recent Hudson graduate Will Kurtz won a Northern Ohio Junior PGA qualifier after shooting an even-par 71 May 20 at Wooster Country Club.

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May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Rugby reaches state semifinals

The Hudson Rugby Club age 16-and-younger boys team advanced to the state semifinals with a 26-20 victory over Medina May 19 at Dante Lavelli Stadium. With the win, Hudson (3-3) is scheduled to play the Lakewood St.

May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Duo honored for academics

Two Hudson graduates recently were recognized for exceptional academic achievement while playing sports at John Carroll University in University Heights. They are baseball player Joseph Charpentier and cross country runner Matthew Hallgarth.

Lacrosse reaches Region 2 semis
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Lacrosse reaches Region 2 semis

HUDSON -- When it comes to Northeast Ohio boys lacrosse, two teams have stood above the rest throughout the 21st century. That would be Hudson and Cleveland St. Ignatius.

By Frank Aceto Associate Sports Editor
Doubles team falls in Akron
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Doubles team falls in Akron

Hudson's doubles team of senior Nicci Polifrone and junior Sam Yurak had a short stay at the Northeast Ohio Division I district tennis tournament May 18 at Springside Racquet & Fitness Club in Akron.

May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Antonio advances to NCAA East

Hudson graduate Leighton Antonio, a junior on the Eastern Michigan University men's track and field team, qualified for the NCAA East Regional, which is scheduled to take place May 25 to 27 in Lexington, Ky.

Girls track places 3rd at district
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Girls track places 3rd at district

The Hudson girls track and field team placed third with 82 points at the 13-team Nordonia Division I district meet May 19 at Boliantz Stadium in Macedonia. Nordonia won the competition with 117 points and Twinsburg placed second with 93 points.

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Baseball's season ends in district semifinals
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Baseball's season ends in district semifinals

HUDSON -- The district semifinal game between the Hudson and Aurora baseball teams May 18 was running high on emotions under the lights at The Ballpark at Hudson. Then the rain came, as a lightning storm forced the game to be suspended until May 19 with the Greenmen leading 5-4.

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Hudson girls lacrosse team advances to Region 2 title match
May 23, 2017 8:32 PM

Hudson girls lacrosse team advances to Region 2 title match

Big second half leads Lady Explorers to 15th straight win.

May 23, 2017 3:57 PM

Hudson graduate honored at Baldwin Wallace

Hudson graduate Dominic Polifrone named to Academic All-Ohio Athletic Conference team.

Several Hudson lacrosse players earn all-region honors
May 23, 2017 2:42 PM

Several Hudson lacrosse players earn all-region honors

Several Explorers earn all-region honors; Danny Saxon named Long-stick Midfielder of the Year.

Western Reserve Academy lacrosse standouts win Gold Medals
May 22, 2017 6:20 PM

Western Reserve Academy lacrosse standouts win Gold Medals

Pioneers honored at Western Reserve Academy awards banquet.

Hudson boys volleyball falls to Brunswick
May 22, 2017 4:23 PM

Hudson boys volleyball falls to Brunswick

Hudson falls to Brunswick in regular-season finale on the road.

Hudson Rugby Club boys reach state semifinals
May 22, 2017 4:05 PM

Hudson Rugby Club boys reach state semifinals

Hudson Rugby Club age 16-and-younger boys team defeats Medina at Lavelli Stadium.

Volleyball to play Medina at Walsh
May 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Volleyball to play Medina at Walsh

The Hudson boys volleyball team is scheduled to play Medina in the opening round of the Division I North Region tournament May 23 at Walsh Jesuit High School. First serve is scheduled for 8 p.m.

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Diamond standouts
May 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Diamond standouts

Left, Cami Madar gets ready to throw to first during a contest earlier in the season. Also pictured is Sadie Mrakuzic. Above, Nolan Laughlin, right, shares a light moment with Hudson head coach Buddy Dice against Kent Roosevelt May 16.

Girls lax routs Solon in postseason opener
May 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Girls lax routs Solon in postseason opener

HUDSON -- They are fully aware that the road will get much tougher the rest of the way. Nonetheless, the Lady Explorers are flying high right now.

By Frank Aceto Associate Sports Editor