January 3, 2019

Indoor Track Starts on Jan 3rd at Spire

Come cheer on your favorite Lake Catholic Athlete at the Spire Institute. 

September 4, 2018

Strong Showing for the Cougars at Kenston

Major congrats to Alex Hansel for placing eighth and earning a medal against a deep field at the Kenston Frank Gibas Invitational held on Saturday...

August 27, 2018

LCXC Takes Flight at the Earlybird Invitational

It feels great to have the first real meet under our belt! All things considered, I thought Berkshire went really well; everyone was on time for...

August 6, 2018

LCXC Team in Full Swing

It's that time of year again! Practices are mandatory, the temperatures are still hot and so appears to be the Lake Catholic Cross Country Team....

May 22, 2018

District Results: Super Performances, Many Move On

Because the boys and girls are in different divisions, the Lake Catholic Track team competed in Districts over 4 days (yes, 4) and spanning 2...

May 4, 2018

Great Performances at NCL’s Day 2

Lake Catholic’s track team competed hard and had some excellent performances during this year’s North Coast League championship at...

May 1, 2018

Results from NCL's Day 1

Finally a beautiful day for a track meet. Lake Catholic team and fans had to fight traffic to get there, but as usual, the team didn't disappoint...

April 28, 2018

Cougar Boys on a Roll – 4th Straight Harvey Title

The Lake Catholic boys track team went into the annual Dick Beeler Booster Invitational with the moniker of 3 peat champions. After several hours...

April 20, 2018

Cougar Track Team with a Strong Performance at Trinity

The Lake Catholic Track and Field team went into the Trinity Invitational on Friday determined to compete well. They departed with two top 5...

April 13, 2018

Results from the Willoughby Invitational

The Lake Catholic Track team took advantage of the nice weather to put together some impressive performances.

The boys team took 4th place behind...

April 6, 2018

Lake Heats Up Cold Kenston Relays

Mother nature did not smile upon the teams gathered to run at the Kenston Relays in early April. Starting with a temperature around 43 and strong...

April 3, 2018

Avon Lake Invitational a Lake Catholic Success!

Lake Catholic had plenty of good performances at the Avon Lake Invitational on a windy Saturday on the last day of March. Overall the boys took 4th...

March 26, 2018

Lake Warms Up for Outdoor Season

At the indoor meet during outdoor season, Lake Catholic's team started to flex their muscles and give a preview to their dominance during the...

March 11, 2018

Hairston Finishes Fourth at Nationals!!

Congratulations to Junior Del’Mario Hairston who took fourth in the Championship Division long jump March 10 during New Balance Indoor...

March 9, 2018

Hairston Competes at New Balance Indoor Nationals

Junior Del'Mario Hairston has the 14th longest jump in the nation this year, plenty good enough to compete against the best high school athletes in...

March 6, 2018

Strong Showing by Cougar Indoor Track Team at States

On a cold, crowded day at Spire Institute, the Lake Catholic Indoor Track Team showed their stuff!

In Division 1 Boys, junior Del'Mario Hairston...

March 2, 2018

Lake Catholic Competes Sat Mar 3 at Indoor States!

Lake Catholic Track and Field will be well represented at this year’s Indoor State Track Meet which will be held at Spire Institute in Geneva...

October 28, 2017

Boys Take On Regionals

Good luck to our athletes competing in the Regional meet this Saturday at Boardman High School - Matt Kirchner, Alex Hansel, Gabriel DeMitro, Henry...

October 28, 2017

Hansel NH Player of the Week for Oct 26th!

Alex Hansel was named the News-Herals XC player of the week! Excerpt from the article:

Alex Hansel

Lake Catholic>>Cross country


On the...

October 22, 2017

Boys Take 2nd at Districts, Kirch Champ, Hansel 3rd!

On a beautiful and unseasonably warm day at Madison High School, Lake Catholic's Cross Country boys team showed poise and perseverance fighting to...

October 14, 2017

Strong Showing at XC NCL's

Matt Kirchner finished 4th, Alex Hansel 14th and Gabriel DeMitro 15th to pace the Lake boys team to a 4th place finish. Matt's performance earned...

October 9, 2017

"Kirch" Featured in News Herald Article

"Among individual runners, Lake Catholic's Matt Kirchner should finish at, or near, the top of the standings." NCL preview.

Read the entire article...

October 7, 2017

Lake Legendary at Legends Meet

Matt Kirchner placed 4th overall, Alex Hansel 25th and Gabe DeMitro 65th to pace Lake's boys team to a 6th place finish out of 55 teams in the boys...

September 30, 2017

Kirch Wins Gilmour!

Here's an article where Lake's own Matt Kirchner is highlighted after his excellent win, the first of his career.

Link to article.


September 29, 2017

Great Results at Gilmour!

Congrats to Matt Kirchner for winning which was his first individual victory of his XC career! Read about his performance here. Alex Hansel...

September 23, 2017

Lake Perseveres at a Tough Strongsville Meet


Strongsville has proven to be a tough course for Lake over the years, but Lake athletes have attacked it with abandon. Satuday was no...

September 16, 2017

Team Tackles the Hills, Heat at Bruce Lerch Invitational

Lake Catholic had another fine showing at the hilly Bruce Lerch invitational held on a warm sunny day at Brecksville High School.

Senior Matt...

September 16, 2017

Excellent Showing at Boardman!

 Congratulations to Alex Hansel for winning a spiffy Nike spike bag and to Gabriel DeMitro for setting a PR on a tough course! Also, the boys...

September 3, 2017

PRs Drop Like Rain at Kenston for Lake Catholic’s XC Team

To say that Lake Catholic likes running at the Frank Gibas Invitational at Kenston High School would be an understatement. It continues to be a PR...

August 31, 2017

Matt Kirchner is one of the News-Herald Athletes to watch!

Matt Kirchner, Sr., Lake Catholic: Placed among the area's fastest times last season with a 16:17 PR. Takes over as the Cougars' No. 1 runner...

August 26, 2017

Strong Showing at Birkshire Early Bird Invitational

Matt Kirchner finished in 3rd place with a 16:55 and Alex Hansel 22nd to lead Lake Catholic boys to an 8th place finish on warm sunny morning...

August 21, 2017

XC Warms up for the season at the Farmpark

The XC team had a solid showing at the Farmpark Time Trials on Tuesday, 8/15. Matt Kirchner was the 2nd overall finisher with a 17:21 and Alex...

May 5, 2017

Lake Catholic 4-Peats as NCL Champs!!

April 22, 2017

Lake Catholic Rocks Trinity Invitationals!

The Lake Catholic Track Team put on quite a show at Friday night’s chilly Trinity Invitational held at Bedford High School. How dominant of a...

April 21, 2017

Connor Duricky, NH Player of the Week

Lake Catholic has another Player of the Week! This time it's Connor Duricky who had an amazing day at Willoughby South. Here's an excerpt from the...

April 14, 2017

Lake Catholic with Another Strong Performance at Willoughby South

Lake Catholic brought their “A Game” to the Willoughby South Invitational. The boys took 2nd place behind Mentor, powered by some...

April 13, 2017

LCTrack College Signings!

Congrats to the LC Track team members who yesterday signed their intent to participate in athletics at the next level!


Connor Duricky signed...

April 11, 2017

Results from Medina Relays

Lake Catholic Track contingency planning in action: the Chardon meet gets cancelled? No Problem! Medina Relays here we come! Lake Catholic took a...

April 1, 2017

Boys Win Red Raider Relays, Girls 4th!

Lake Catholic's track team provided the heat on another very cold day at Jack Britt Memorial Stadium in...
March 31, 2017

Jacob Keating Highlighted in Ohio MileSplit

Check this out! Our own Jacob Keating is highlighted in Ohio MileSplit, a website which is a primary tool for high school and college coaches,...

March 30, 2017

Results from the Perry Dual

Lake Catholic boys won the Perry Dual!. The boys winners were:

Lake Catholic 83, Perry 48

Shot put: Gunther, Lake Catholic, 43-11;
Discus: Haywood,...

March 29, 2017

Del wins Ohio MileSplit Indoor Athlete of the Year

Lake's own Del won the Ohio MileSplit Coach Indoor Athlete of the year! He had an amazing Indoor season. In the Long Jump, he was the runner up in...

March 28, 2017

Lake Catholic Track Ready for Big Season

The roller coaster spring weather in Northeast Ohio is a sign that it’s track season and time for Lake Catholic’s best athletes to compete. The...

March 15, 2017

Highlights from NB Indoor Nationals!

Congratulations to the athletes that competed at Nationals this past weekend.

Among many highlights from the weekend was Delmario Hairston winning...

March 9, 2017

LC Track Athletes Competing in NYC This Weekend

New York City is in for a treat this weekend!  Those in attendance at the New Balance Indoor Nationals will get to see five of Lake Catholic’s...

March 5, 2017

LC Track Shines at Indoor States

Lake Catholic sent a full complement of athletes to the OATCCC Indoor State Championships at the Stile Athletics Fieldhouse on a bitterly cold...
March 4, 2017

Gearing Up For Indoor States

Lake Catholic is bringing it to states this year.  They are the only Division 1 boys team with competitors in each individual running event.

February 18, 2017

If you miss LC Track at a Spire All-Star meet, You miss a LOT

The LC Cougar track team has a lot to brag about after Friday's (Feb 17) competitive "All Star" meet at Spire Institute. Here are some highlights:

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October 27, 2016

Jacob Keating, News-Herald Player of the Week for Oct 26th

Excerpt from Article:

Lake Catholic>>Cross country

Jacob Keating, Senior

On the course: Finished third in the Division I South District,...

October 24, 2016

Lake Catholic XC Runners Advance to Regionals

The conditions were cold, windy and water logged at Willougby South this Saturday afternoon, but the Lake Catholic Cougar Cross Country team didn't...

September 13, 2016

"Kirch" in News Herald Q&A Spotlight

Each week during the high school sports seasons, a select student-athlete will be spotlighted in a question-and-answer format.  This week it's...

September 10, 2016

Cougar XC Perseveres at Walsh

What a difference a week makes! The conditions at Saturday's Walsh Jesuit Tomahawk Run were difficult with high humidity and temps in the mid...

September 3, 2016

Lake Catholic with Another Strong Showing

The morning might have started cool and crisp but things heated up in a hurry when Lake Catholic's Cross Country started running at the 4th Annual...

August 31, 2016

Matt Kirchner - News-Herald Player of the Week!

Congratulations Matt Kirchner, Lake Catholic XC's first player of the week!

Lake Catholic>>Cross country Junior

On the course: Took fifth at...

August 28, 2016

Lake's Cross Country Team Shines at First Meet

The Lake Catholic Cross Country team had a great first showing at the Willoughby South Invitational on a warm and crowded course.  In an event...

June 19, 2016

Connor Duricky Shines at New Balance Nationals

Lake Catholic Track and Field was well represented at the 2016 New Balance Outdoor Nationals run at NC A&T Aggie Stadium in Greensboro, NC on...

June 13, 2016

Congratulations Duricky, Keating, Caja - News-Herald Track All-Stars

Lake Catholic continued its tradition of having track and XC athletes honored by the News Herald! This year, Connor Duricky made the All Star Team,...

June 5, 2016

Lake Catholic Has Another Fine Showing at States

This year Lake Catholic sent 2 athletes to the OHSAA Track State Championships on June 3rd and 4th and both of them performed well.

Connor Duricky...

June 3, 2016

States Day1: Connor Duricky Advances to Finals on June 4th

Connor Duricky got Lake Catholic's 2016 State Championship started off right. 

In the 110M hurdles he finished with a near PR of 14.39 seconds...

June 1, 2016

2016 Track Banquet - What We Learned

No Lake Catholic track season would be complete without the track banquet which was held this past Tuesday, May 31st in the Lake Catholic...
May 28, 2016

Regionals Day 2: Connor and Jacob Advance, Strong Performances by All

Another meet, another excellent showing by our Lake Catholic Cougars!!

Connor Duricky advanced to states in both of his hurdle events in a very...

May 26, 2016

Regionals Day1 Recap

The Cougar Track team made their school proud with another good showing in limited action on the first day of regionals at the Austintown Fitch...

May 21, 2016

Districts Day 2: Records Fall, Many Advance to Regionals

It was quite an evening for the Lake Catholic Cougars at the Division 1 District Finals at Mayfield High School!  Here's a rundown of how the...

May 19, 2016

Districts Day 1 - Cougars Advance!

Many members of the track team are advancing after a competitive first day at the District tournament at Mayfield High School.  Here's who is...

May 12, 2016

Congratulations, Jacob Keating - News-Herald Player of the Week!

Jacob Keating is Lake Catholic's 3rd player of the week this track season!  Here is the excerpt from the article:

Jacob Keating


May 10, 2016

"We Love Our Seniors"

"We Love Our Seniors" was the theme for today's practice as our 12 incredible, dynamic, all around awesome, soon to be graduates, were recognized!...

May 6, 2016

NCLs: Boys Win, Girls 3rd, Coach of the Year, Record Falls - Results here!

Pop quiz: What's the only thing sweeter than winning a North Coast League championship?

Answer: Winning a North Coast League championship for the...

May 3, 2016

Cougars Have Strong Showing at 1st Day of NCLs

The Boys and Girls Track teams are setup well heading into the second day of NCL's.  The boys are currently 1st with 27.33 points and girls...

April 30, 2016

Lake Catholic Takes 1st Place at Harvey's Beeler Invitational

Give the Lake Catholic girls track team some butter, because it's on a roll. The Lady Cougars dominated the field at yesterday's Dick Beeler...

April 28, 2016

Congratulations, Rachael Kotoch - News-Herald Player of the Week!

Rachael Kotoch

Excerpt from article

Lake Catholic>>Track and field Senior>>Sprints

On the track: At the Trinity Invitational, won the...

April 27, 2016

Lake Track and Field Banquet

We have scheduled our end of year banquet for Tuesday, May 31 at 6pm. We know that it is finals week but with all of the other meets going on, it...

April 24, 2016

Senior Jersey Ceremony

On Saturday, April 23rd, the seniors and their families participated in the Senior Jersey Ceremony.  In it's 3rd year, the ceremony is a...

April 24, 2016

Dinner support for Lake Catholic Family

Kathy Duricky started a dinner chain for a wonderful family who could use some support right now. You may know Juan Tousel - a sophomore at Lake....

April 23, 2016

Girls 1st, Boys 2nd at Trinity Invitational - Records fall & National Marks!

The Lake Catholic Track team had another huge showing despite the cold and rain at Bedford High School stadium on Friday night.  The girls...

April 20, 2016

Congratulations, Connor Duricky - News-Herald Player of the week

Excerpt from article

Connor Duricky

Lake Catholic>>Track and field Junior>>Hurdles

On the track: At the South Invitational, won the 110...

April 13, 2016

Raffle Fundraiser

Raffle tickets will be handed out on April 25 and the will drawing being held on May 13. Two $250 prizes will be given and the top seller...