FOOTBALL 2018: Firelands thinking big

FOOTBALL 2018: Firelands thinking big

Transitioning to a new head coach in 2017 couldn’t have gone any better for Firelands football.The program turned to Ryan O’Rourke as its ...

August 8th, 2018 |  


FOOTBALL 2018: Scagliozzo to lead Comets’ attack

FOOTBALL 2018: Scagliozzo to lead Comets’ attack

For the first time in nearly a decade, Amherst Steele football enters a season ready to fan a flame instead of trying to find a spark.The Comets finis...

August 7th, 2018 |  


A state first for Amherst

A state first for Amherst

Courtesy photosThe Amherst Perritt Homes Panthers won the Hot Stove Class H state championship on Sunday over North Ridgeville FTC in Alliance. This i...

July 24th, 2018 |  



Panthers are going to state

Panthers are going to state

Courtesy photoThe Amherst Perritt Homes Panthers won the Hot Stove Class H county championship on Wednesday, July 11 and the regional championship on ...

July 16th, 2018 |  


All-stars hit the diamond

All-stars hit the diamond

Photos by Jason Hawk | Amherst News-TimesAmherst patrolman Brian Bowers threw out the first pitch Sunday afternoon at the Amherst Athletic Association...

June 25th, 2018 updated: June 26th, 2018. |  


SOFTBALL: Our all-stars in action

SOFTBALL: Our all-stars in action

Photos by Russ Gifford | Amherst News-Times Both Comets and Falcons softball standouts made the roster Monday at the 2018 Lorain County Senior All Sta...

June 5th, 2018 |  


TRACK AND FIELD: King sets record, seven qualify for states

TRACK AND FIELD: King sets record, seven qualify for states

Seven Comets will compete in six events this weekend at the state track meet in Columbus.Amherst’s girls finished fifth and the boys were 19th o...

May 29th, 2018 |  


Lorain County League ready to roll

The Lorain County League is officially back and could begin play as early as 2019.A switch from the dissolving Patriot Athletic Conference was approve...

May 28th, 2018 |  


BASEBALL: Shawver’s a star, but Comets fall

BASEBALL: Shawver’s a star, but Comets fall

Photos by Joseph Colon | Amherst News-TimesEvan Shawver picked up an RBI but Amherst couldn’t quite make it happen against Strongsville, falling...

May 25th, 2018 |  


Onward to districts for Comets track stars

Ranking second place, the Comets boys and girls track teams competed Friday in the district championship finals.These top-four athletes have qualified...

May 22nd, 2018 |