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Lake's girls’ soccer team is one-for-one in the Suburban Lakes League. The Flyers, who gained varsity status this season, captured the SLL title with a 6-0-2 record this fall.

"There were fairly high expectations because we had seven seniors coming back this year," first-year coach Steve Hoffman said. "The hardest part was getting them to believe they were a very good team. As the year went on, we started putting some wins together."

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Jeff Shimel started taking his daughter, Alyssa, to the driving range when she was 2 years old. Fast forward about 15 years, and Alyssa is now one of the top golfers in Ohio.

Last Friday and Saturday, the Eastwood junior tied for eighth place at the Division II girls’ golf tournament at Ohio State University's Gray Course.

She took fourth in the state as a freshman but missed the cut to make the state tournament last season.

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Former Press sports editor and radio broadcaster Rick Waldron has been developing a gig with Cardinal Stritch graduate Mike Jamieson and toledosportsradio.com to broadcast Genoa football and basketball games via streaming Internet audio.

"The latest big thing in radio is streaming audio, where people can listen to anything on the Internet," Waldron said. "Mike has this set-up where he is airing all the Clay and Stritch ball games. He wanted somebody to come along and do Genoa. We're all independent contractors. It's up to me to sell the advertising for the Genoa games. We have at least a three-game window for Genoa - two more regular-season games and at least one playoff game. I'm going to do play-by-play and Jeff Norwalk is going to do analysis.

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Giving money to people along road

Do you feel compelled to give money to people holding signs along the road asking for money?
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