Spencer “Spin” Davies – Cleveland Cavaliers

As the NBA hits the All-Star Break, it’s time to look at how the first half of the season went for our Cleveland Cavaliers! Spencer Davies from BasketballNews.com joined Rocco Nuosci on the Nick Abraham Saturday Sports Wrap-Up Show and broke down the wine and gold’s first half performance. Spencer also gives us a look at the new “NBA Top Shot” and why you may want to get involved!

Take a listen below!


Fire in Elyria

On the evening of February 24th, a fire in downtown Elyria scorched the old Uncle Vic’s/Mardi Gras building on Kerstetter Way. Two Elyria teens have been charged in connection with the fire, more details on that can be seen at chroniclet.com.

Continue to check the Chronicle-Telegram and listen to WEOL to stay connected with this story.


Damion Creel To Be New Lorain Football Coach

Pending the results of the Lorain City Schools Board meeting on Monday night, Damion Creel will be the next head coach of the Lorain Titans high school football program! Coach Creel’s experience as a coach goes all the way back to 1998:

Beachwood High School Head Football Coach (2015-2021)

  • Team reached the playoffs in 2019 & 2020 breaking an 11-year drought
  • Led Beachwood to its 1st undefeated season in school history
  • Hosted Beachwood’s 1st home playoff game
  • Guided Beachwood to its 1st playoff win (2) in school history

Glenville High School Assistant Coach (2010-2015)

    Offensive Coordinator- 2013-2015

  • 2013 State Runner-Up
  • Back to Back 1,000 yard rushers
  • Running Back broke single season rushing record

    Defensive Coordinator- 2011-2013

    Special Teams Coordinator, QB & DB Coach (2010-2011)

Saint Edward High School Varsity Quarterback Coach (2009-2010)

Richmond Hts High School Defensive Coordinator & Quarterback Coach (2007-2009)

  • 2007 Chagrin Valley Conference Co-Champions (1st league title in 24 years)

Cleveland Hts. High School Assistant Coach (2003-2006)

Bedford High School Defensive Coordinator & Quarterback Coach (2001-2003)

  • 2001 Season 1st Football Playoff Berth in School history

Marion-Franklin High School Offensive Coordinator (1998-2001)

“I am extremely confident that our students and community will embrace Coach Creel.  We are very excited about the future of Lorain football”, said athletic director Bryan Koury.


Harvest for Hunger

The Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio has launched their 30th annual “Harvest for Hunger” campaign! It is one of the largest annual food and funds drives in the nation to raise critical dollars to provide nutritious food for children, families and seniors in our region.

President and CEO Julie Chase-Morfield, along with local leaders, have prepared THIS message regarding safety protocols that must be followed this year.

 

This year, more families than ever are facing tough choices and empty plates. The community needs your help. Please consider participating. Here’s how:

  • It has never been easier or safer to raise food and funds. Run a Harvest for Hunger Virtual Food Drive or a Virtual Fund Drive. Learn more HERE.
  • Run a Harvest for Hunger Campaign at your workplace or school.
  • Donate at your local Giant Eagle or Heinen’s store. Make a $1, $5 or $10 contribution at the register through Check Out Hunger.
  • Donate Online. For every $1 contributed, Second Harvest can provide 5 meals to local families, children, and seniors in need. DONATE TODAY!

Together, we can be the difference between hunger and hope!