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Dukes Sporting Events Week Of November 23rd – 28th

Dukes Sporting Events Week at a Glance November 23rd – 28th                          *Home games in bold Monday November 23rd Jr. High Boys Basketball @ Firelands 4:30pm Girls Basketball @ Oberlin 6pm Tuesday November 24th Jr. High Boys Basketball @ Black River 4:30pm Wednesday November 25th No Events Thursday November 26th No Events Friday November 27th

Volleyball All-Stars

Two of Wellington’s senior volleyball players got to participate in the Lorain County Volleyball Coaches Association’s Senior All-Star matches earlier this week on Wednesday night in the gymnasium at Elyria High School. Seniors McKenzie Wilson and Sami White were the two representing Wellington as players during the evening. Head coach Nicole Scott and Junior Varsity

Today In Dukes History: Tim Burns, Wellington’s Golden Boy

November 20, 1974 – Wellington found gold when its senior running back, Tim Burns, was announced Lorain County’s Golden Helmet Award winner with Steve Holovacs. Burns was the first of two football players from Wellington to ever win the award (Ryan Meyers would later win it in 1997.) Tim Burns was part of a 10-0

Football Players Receive Awards

In closure of the 2015 football season, a few Dukes were awarded all Patriot Athletic Conference selections. Max Carevic was selected as 1st team wide receiver and Devin Adler got a first team award for linebacker in the PAC. Trevor Porter received 2nd team honors as wide receiver for the PAC and Dauson Hammer was

Junior High Basketball Teams Competing Comfortably On The Road

Despite having to play all of their games as the away team this season so far, the 7th and 8th grade basketball teams are doing well. The new middle school is expected to open officially on December 8th. More than likely, the junior high boys will have to continue to battle on the road until

Boys Basketball Finishes Week With Scrimmages

The boys varsity basketball season officially starts in less than 2 weeks and the Dukes are finishing the week strong to be prepared for that. Tomorrow the boys will host Amherst High School’s team in the WHS gym at 4:30. The Junior Varsity and Varsity will both participate and spectators are very welcomed to come get

Today In Dukes History: ’00 Football Team Ends Playoff Run

Part of a new segment the website will feature, “Today in Dukes History” will present a moment from the past acknowledging previous successes in Wellington’s rich athletic history. 15 years ago today the 2000 football team traveled to Tiffin’s Frost-Kalnow Stadium to battle the Coldwater Cavaliers in the Regional Finals of the state football playoffs.

Girls Basketball Tips Off Season Friday

The Lady Dukes will begin varsity basketball season this Friday November 20th at Norwayne. After three scrimmages the girls are ready to face off against the Bobcats in nonconference play. Norwayne is expected to be a tough opponent for the Lady Dukes in their opening game. Wellington’s team will be young this year as many new