08.29.2021 - Firestone Secures Sports Matter Grant
The Dick's Sporting Goods Foundation's Sports Matter program will be awarding Akron Public Schools/Firestone Athletics a $10,000 grant. This is a combined contribution from the Montrose (Manager Nicole Lung) and Chapel Hill Plaza (Manager Adam Moyer) store locations. See the message below for details of this wonderful news!
"We are delighted that Akron Public Schools has been awarded a grant from The DICK’S Sporting Goods Foundation’s Sports Matter program. Accordingly, please find a fully executed copy of the Grant Award Agreement below. You will be receiving a check in the amount of $10,000.00 made payable to Akron Public Schools, within the next 30-45 days, which represents your grant.
Congratulations on all of the important work that you are doing to provide youth sports opportunities to young athletes. Should you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact me."
- Aimee Watters, Executive Director of the Dick's Sporting Goods Foundation
07.07.2021 - Free Sports Physicals
There will be free sports preparticipation physicals offered at Firestone on Thursday July 22 at 4:00 in the main gym. Fall sports will go first at 4:00. You must have your physical paperwork with you, the proper fields/spaces filled out for the doctor, and it must be signed in all required areas by the parent/guardian and athlete. These forms are available under the Athletic Forms tab.
06.28.2021 - Introducing Firestones New Softball Coach Jill Williams
We are excited to announce the hiring of Coach Jill Williams who will be leading the Softball team. Coach Williams is a retired teacher with 32 years of coaching experience. Coach Williams led Sandy Valley High School for 26 years and during her time there the Cardinals won 15 Sectional Championships, 9 District Championships and 1 Regional Championship with one State Final Four appearance. Williams was also an assistant coach for the University of Akron Softball program which earned NCAA National Runner-Up and coached for two travel ball clubs, with one winning the State ASA 18U State Champs. Williams is a member of the OHSAA Softball Coaches Hall of Fame and the Sandy Valley High School Coaches Hall of Fame and was selected into the Summit and Stark County Softball Hall of Fames as one of the most influential Persons in Women's Sports.
"My staff and I are looking forward to the 2022 season! I am excited for what is to come this year and I am really looking forward to being a part of the Falcon Nation. Go Stone!"
06.02.2021 - Firestone Girls + Boys Volleyball Summer Schedule
See both of the flyers for details
05.27.2021 - Akron Youth Basketball
Attention Future Falcons!
Firestone Basketball Coaches DeAndre Walker and Audley McGill have some clinics and camps (Grades K-8th) coming up this summer to help elevate your game and apply your skills in a fun, competitive environment ! See the flyers for the details
05.18.2021 - Introducing Firestones New Boys Basketball Head Coach DeAndre Walker
05.17.2021 - Girls Volleyball Open Gym Info
The first open gyms for our Reigning Champions GIRLS Volleyball Program will take place May 25 and May 27, 4:00-6:00 in the Firestone Main Gym. Please bring plenty of water and wear a mask. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
04.25.2021 - FFASB 2021 Silent Auction Is Now Live!
04.22.2021 - Abbie Kmet Signs Letter Of Intent
Congratulations to Abbie Kmet on signing her Letter of Intent to Swim for The Univeristy of Findlay. Abbie will be a Pharmacy student this fall. Well done Abbie, Falcon Nation is proud of you!
04.16.2021 - Firestone Boys Volleyball
The First APS Boys Volleyball team is Blazing the Trail in 2021! Its inaugural season is off to a fantastic start! - Coach Myers
02.28.2021 - Firestone's Jonny Marshall Wins State Title
02.26.2021 - Boys Volleyball Try-outs:
02.24.2021 - Angely Boske Signs Letter Of Intent
Firestone's Angely Boske signs her letter of intent to play Golf at Glenville State College in West Virginia. Her hard work on and off the field has led her to this moment. We wish Angely the best in her academic and athletic career as a Glenville State Pioneer. Congratulations Angely!
02.23.2021 - boys volleyball open gyms
Join us Feb. 24 (3:30-5) and Feb. 25 (4:00-6:00) in the Litchfield Gym. Wear a mask and bring plenty of water. Please carry in your tennis shoes.
02.19.2020 - Track & Field Update
Since basketball is still finishing up next week we will keep our same schedule as below for next week. Official practices will start Monday 3/1 (Monday-Friday) @ 3:45 until 5-5:15. You will always report to the main gym to get checked in and then instructed further. Remember masks are mandatory entering/leaving building and any other time while not exercising. Also bring water bottle. We will meet and cover other items on 3/1. If you did not participate in a fall or winter sport you will probably need an updated physical. All forms are under the Documents tab.
Boys/Girls Sprinters/Hurdlers 6 pm - 7:30 pm
Boys/Girls Middle/Long Distance 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Boys/Girls Middle/Long Distance 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm
Boys/Girls Sprinters/Hurdlers 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Boys/Girls Jumpers/Throwers Saturday 10 am - 11:30 am
02.10.2021 - Firestone Girls Bowling Wins City Series Championship
Our Firestone Falcons Girls Bowling Team wins the 2021 City Series Championship! The girls won with a total pinfall of 1,817 and senior Kristen Trefney won high game and high series with scores of 213 and 328. Great job girls!
02.07.2021 - BOYS Volleyball team informational meeting Followup
For more information about the Boy's Volleyball Team, please attend the second virtual informational meeting this Tuesday, February 9th at 7:00pm. Here is the Link For the virtual meeting https://meet.google.com/dgw-stcj-shb
02.04.2021 - BOYS Volleyball team informational meeting
01.29.2021 - Softball Update
Firestone Falcons Softball Announcement: Softball tryouts for the 2021 season begin Monday, February 22 after school in the ACT gym. If you are interested in trying out, you must sign up via email at email@example.com Please provide your name and cell phone number. If this is your first time trying out for softball, please provide your grade in school and positions you’ve played. Thanks.