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North’s Jason Reik makes college choice

Jason Reik always knew he wanted to play college basketball. Now, the North senior will have that opportunity after committing to Ohio Northern University. “It is very exciting to compete in college to continue the sport I have always loved and played my whole life,” Reik said. “I visited Ohio Northern and instantly felt like

Second quarter surge powers North past Grand Valley

EASTLAKE—North exploded for 33 points in the second quarter on the way to a 77-54 non-conference win over visiting Grand Valley on Wednesday. Kyle Randle scored 11 of his game-high 21 and Jason Reik added eight of his 12 in the frame. “It was a great game for us,” said North coach Matt Vespa. “Grand

North ends two-year losing streak

EASTLAKE—The sweet taste of victory has eluded the North basketball team since its last win on Feb. 15, 2019. North had lost 31 straight games before Jason Reik’s free throws in overtime sealed a 65-62 non-conference win over visiting Wickliffe on Saturday. “Those guys deserve that,” said North coach Matt Vespa. “No one feels sorry

Rangers fall in season opener

EASTLAKE—Matt Vespa either is a glutton for punishment or he relishes in the ability to turn around a basketball program. For the second time in his head-coaching career, Vespa took over a program that has enjoyed very little success in recent years. His tenure at North, where he graduated from in 2002, got off to

North Boys Basketball Tryout Information 2020-21

Tryout Info: 10/30/20: 2:30-5:30pm, North Main gym for Upperclassmen, NCI for Freshmen 10/31/20: 12:30-3pm, North Main gym for Upperclassmen, NCI for Freshmen *Need to attend both days*   *ALL ATHLETES must have a current physical on file in order to participate in a sport. You can find the forms at www.rangernation.org by clicking on “Final

Rangers can’t catch up to Pirates

PERRY—Kyle Randle scored 11 points and Mo Morgan added 10 but it wasn’t enough for North as the Rangers fell to host Perry on Tuesday, 88-46. The Rangers fell behind early and never caught up as the Pirates closed out the first quarter with a 20-11 lead and extended their advantage to 48-22 at halftime.

Slow starts hampers North in loss to South

EASTLAKE—North got off to a slow start and fell to rival South on Tuesday, 74-56. The Rebels led after the first quarter, 17-9, and 35-23 at halftime. North was much more competitive in the second half but never could catch the Rebels. Jason Reik and Nate Scott both scored 14 points for the Rangers with

Rangers stumble at Kenston

BAINBRIDGE—Host Kenston had six players score in double figures of its 76-50 win over North on Friday. Kyle Randle scored a game-high 20 points but the Rangers couldn’t keep pace with the Bombers, who built a 37-25 halftime lead. Kenston outscored the Rangers in the third quarter, 29-12, to seal the victory. Jason Reik added

Rangers come up short at Chardon

CHARDON—Kyle Randle scored 27 points, including the game-tying basket with 3.6 seconds remaining in regulation, but it wasn’t enough as North fell at Chardon on Tuesday, 74-72 in overtime. At several points in the fourth quarter, the Rangers trailed by as many as seven points before closing out regulation on a 7-0 run. Jason Reik,