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The Eastern Cincinnati Conference is made up of Anderson, Kings, Loveland, Milford, Turpin, Walnut Hills, West Clermont, and Withrow High Schools, making it one of the premier athletic and academic conferences in Ohio.  To stay up-to-date on ECC news, results, and statistics, visit the site often.  In addition, check out the IN THE NEWS tab above, as well as our Twitter feed HERE and our Facebook page HERE, for more school-specific stories and links to stories from local media outlets.

Best of luck to all of our athletes and teams during the 2017-18 school year!

Shout out to all of the athletes honored at the Greater Cincinnati Sports Awards celebration April 23.  Loveland's Colleen Swift received the Ms. Greater Cincinnati award and Anderson's Emily Lewis earned the Courage Award!  Top players in each sports were also recognized, including Walnut Hills' Katie Hallinan (girls' golf) and Anderson's Matt Fickenworth (boys' soccer).  In addition, Loveland's State Championship soccer team earned the "Play of the Year" award.  Read more about the event HERE.

BASEBALL:  The Loveland Tigers will be gunning for their third straight Conference title this spring.  Milford advanced to the District Championship game in 2017 and will be looking for its fifth ECC title in the last six seasons.  The race for the ECC baseball championship has tightened up a bit, with Milford and Loveland entering the week at 7-2, and West Clermont sitting at 6-3 (through April 22).

SOFTBALL:  The Milford Lady Eagles have their sights set on a fifth straight ECC title this spring.  As a matter of fact, the squad has compiled a 52-2 Conference record the past four years!  Kings is challenging Milford however, currently sitting at 6-1, just a half game ahead of the 5-1 Lady Eagles. The two teams square off Wednesday in a crucial ECC match-up at Milford.  West Clermont (5-2) and Anderson (4-2) are also in the hunt (through April 22).

BOYS' TRACK:  Loveland won its fourth Conference Championship in the last five seasons in 2017, narrowly defeating runner-up Kings by only 21 points.  The ECC Championships are scheduled for May 9 and 11 at Anderson HS.

GIRLS' TRACK:  The Withrow Lady Tigers will not only be shooting for their fourth straight ECC title, but also their fourth state STATE CHAMPIONSHIP!  The ECC Championships are slated for May 9 and 11 at Anderson HS.

BOYS' TENNIS:  Turpin is favored to win its fifth straight ECC title this spring.  The Spartans have not lost a head-to-head conference match since 2014.  The ECC Championships are scheduled for May 1 at Lunken.

BOYS' LACROSSE:  Milford, Loveland, and Kings shared the ECC's first-ever boys' lacrosse title last spring.  Loveland (4-0) and Milford (3-0) have set the early pace in ECC contests (through April 22).  Loveland hosts Milford on Wednesday, and a win by the Tigers would clinch the ECC title.

GIRLS' LACROSSE:  The Loveland Lady Tigers won the first-ever ECC girls' lacrosse championship last spring.  The Lady Tigers have begun the 2018 season 9-1 overall and 4-0 in the conference.  The Lady Tigers have clinched at least a share of the ECC title, and a win against Milford on May 8 would mean a second straight outright championship.

BASEBALL
Milford (#5)
Loveland (#10)

SOFTBALL
Milford (#7)
West Clermont (#8)
Kings (#9)

BOYS' TRACK
Kings (#6)
Withrow (#8)

GIRLS' TRACK
Kings (#2)
Anderson (#4)
Withrow (#6)
Turpin (#7)
Loveland (#8)

BOYS' TENNIS
Turpin (#4)
Anderson (#6)
Loveland (#7)

BOYS' LACROSSE
Loveland (#4)

GIRLS' LACROSSE
Loveland (#3)
Anderson (#9)

BOYS' VOLLEYBALL
No teams in top ten

Kings' Kayla Matson (girls' golf), West Clermont's Bradyn Riffle (boys' soccer) and Molly Stockton (girls' tennis), Anderson's Joey Buscani (boys' soccer), Loveland's Brice Grieshop (girls' soccer), and Milford's Lisa Sullivan (volleyball) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced August 21.

Milford's Blake King and Kings' Nak'emon Williams were finalists for the WLWT Primetime Performer award, announced August 25.

Milford's Blake King, Kings' Nak'emon Williams, and West Clermont's Max Beckman were finalists for the Tristate Football Player of the Week award, announced August 27.

Kings and West Clermont were finalists for the Tristate Football Gold Star Chili Team of the Week award, announced August 28.  Congratulations to West Clermont for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

West Clermont and Milford were nominees for the Enquirer Football Team of the Week award, announced August 28.  In addition, Milford's Blake King and Kings' Nak'emon Williams (football), Loveland's Austin Huynh (boys' golf), Milford's Noah Burnett (boys' soccer), Anderson's Devi Andreadis (girls' soccer), Kings' Nate Muenchen (boys' cross country), Turpin's Samantha Bush and Kings' Leah Maschino (girls' cross country), and Milford's Braeden Kennedy (water polo) were finalists for the Athlete of the Week award. Congratulations to Austin for winning the award in boys' golf and to Milford for winning the team award.  Read more HERE.

Kings' Nak'emon Williams was named the WLWT Blitz 5 Dominant Performer of the Week award winner, announced August 31.  See photo HERE.

Anderson's Jay Volpenhein and Kings' Nak'emon Williams were finalists for the WLWT Primetime Performer award, announced September 1.  

Anderson was a finalist for the Tristate Football Gold Star Chili Team of the Week award, announced September 3.

Anderson's Jay Volpenhein was a finalist for the Tristate Football Player of the Week award, anbnounced September 4. 

Anderson is a finalist for the Enquirer Football Team of the Week award.  The Redskins' Jay Volpenhein (football), Joseph Ingram (boys' cross country), and Jack Vogele (boys' soccer); West Clermont's Maddie Walker (girls' cross country); Turpin's Cash Renfro (boys' golf); Walnut Hills' Katie Hallinan (girls' golf); and Milford's Casey Broxterman (girls' golf) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced September 6.  Congratulations to Cash and Casey for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

Anderson's Jay Volpenhein was named the winner of the WLWT Blitz 5 Primetime Performer award, announced September 12.  Read more HERE.

Turpin's Griffen Durso and Anderson's Jay Volpenhein were finalists for the Tristate Football Player of the Week award, announced September 10.  

Anderson was in contention for the Enquirer Football Team of the Week award, announced September 12.

Milford's Justin Horn (boys' golf), Kings' Alex Swayne (girls' golf), Turpin's Caitlin Fisher (girls' tennis), and West Clermont's Maddie Walker (girls' cross country) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced September 12. 

Anderson's Kyle Blaha was a finalist for the Tristate Football Player of the Week award, announced September 17.

The Milford Eagles were in contention for the Tristate Football Gold Star Chili Team of the Week award, announced September 17.

Anderson's Kyle Blaha (football) and Karley Steinher (girls' soccer); Milford's Bryce Dugan (football) and Bre Severns (girls' golf); Kings' Alex Swayne (girls' golf) and Carolyn Bruns (girls' soccer); Loveland's Pete Matuszak (boys' golf) and Ansley Richards (girls' cross country); and Walnut Hills' Makensie Long (girls' tennis) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced September 18.  Congratulations to Ansley and to Pete for winning the award in girls' cross country and boys' golf respectively.  Read more HERE.

Milford's Blake King was a finalist for the WLWT Primetime Performer award, announced September 22. 

Anderson was a finalist for the Tristate Football Gold Star Chili Team of the Week award, announced September 24.

Milford's Blake King was a finalist for the Tristate Football Player of the Week award, announced September 24.

Milford's Clayton Virzi (boys' cross country) and Lisa Sullivan (volleyball); Walnut Hills' Jack Masur (boys' golf) and Makensie Long (girls' tennis); Anderson's Ethan Laake (boys' golf); Loveland's Colleen Swift (girls' soccer); and West Clermont's Mackenzie Ellis (girls' soccer) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced September 25.  Congratulations to Clayton for winning the award in boys' cross country!  Read more HERE.

Anderson's Jay Volpenhein was named the Blitz 5 Dominant Performer of the Week award winner, announced September 28.  Read more HERE.

Turpin's Caitlin Fisher (girls' tennis) and Samantha Bush (girls' cross country), Milford's Branham Leavens (water polo) and Blake King (football), Kings' Brooke Garter (girls' cross country), West Clermont's Maddie Walker (girls' cross country), and Loveland's Brice Grieshop (girls' soccer) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced October 3.  Congratulations to Blake and Branham for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

Walnut Hills' Robvae McDonald was a finalist for the WLWT Blitz 5 Primetime Performer award, announced October 6.

The Milford Eagles were finalists for the Tristate Football Gold Star Chili Team of the Week award, announced October 8.

Walnut Hills’ Robvae McDonald and Anderson’s Jay Volpenhein were in contention for the Tristate Football Player of the Week award, announced October 8. 

Milford's Dylan Hughes (football), Kings' Gideon Diebel (boys' cross country) and Leah Maschino (girls' cross country), Walnut Hills' Katie Hallinan (girls' golf), Loveland's Ellie Carr (girls' cross country), and Anderson's Jay Volpenhein (football) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced October 9.  Congratulations to Ellie for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

Anderson's Jay Volpenhein was a finalist for the Tristate Football Player of the Week award, announced October 15. 

Kings' Alex Swayne (girls' golf), Turpin's Caitlin Fisher (girls' tennis), Walnut Hills' Katie Hallinan (girls' golf), Anderson's Brodie Sallows (boys' soccer), and Loveland's Colleen Swift (girls' soccer) were in contention for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced October 17. 

The Milford Eagles were finalists for the Tristate Football Gold Star Chili Team of the Week award, announced October 22.  Congratulations Eagles for winning the award.  Read more HERE.

Milford's Cameron Kells was in contention for the Tristate Football Player of the Week award, announced October 22. 

Turpin's Sam Bush (girls' cross country), Walnut Hills' Katie Hallinan, Kings' Alex Swayne, and Loveland's Josiah Pokopac (boys' soccer) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced October 24.

West Clermont’s Austin Maham was a finalist for the Tristate Football Player of the Week award, announced October 29.

West Clermont was a finalist for the Enquirer Football Team of the Week award, announced October 30.  In addition, Turpin's Sam Bush (girls' cross country) was in contention for the Athlete of the Week award!  Congratulations to West Clermont for being named Team of the Week!  Read more HERE.

Anderson's Jay Volpenhein (football) and Joey Buscani (boys' soccer), West Clermont's Maddie Walker (girls' cross country), Turpin's Sam Bush (girls' cross country), and Loveland's Sarah Harter (girls' soccer) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced November 7.

Anderson's Jay Volpenhein was named a LaRosa's MVP award winner, announced November 7.  Read more HERE.

Turpin's Caitlin Fisher and Cash Renfro were named WLWT Blitz 5 McDonald's Student-Athlete of the Week award winners, announced November 10.  See video HERE.

Anderson's Jay Volpenhein (football) and Loveland's Brooke Harden (soccer) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced November 13.  Shout out to Brooke for winning the award!   Read more HERE.

The Loveland Lady Tigers were named the MaxPreps/JJHuddle Girls’ Soccer Team of the Week, announced November 16.  Read more HERE.  

Anderson's Matt Fickenworth and Maria Brophy were named WLWT Blitz 5 McDonald's Student-Athlete of the Week award winners, announced November 24.  See video HERE.

West Clermont's Luke Laird (boys' bowling) and Danielle Cooper (girls' Bowling), along with Milford's Rodney Gorley (boys' bowling) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced December 4.

Milford's Nathan Hawkins and Anderson's Brendan Dewing (boys' bowling) and Turpin's Olivia Humphrey (girls' bowling) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced December 11.  Congratulations to Brendan and Olivia for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

Milford's Jake Ayler (boys' basketball) and Tyler Babinec (boys' swimming), Turpin's Ryan Zink (boys' bowling) and Madeline Hart (girls' swimming), Anderson's Carter Donnells (boys' swimming) and Grace Hastings (girls' swimming), and Kings' Noah Young (boys' swimming) and Brynna Wolfe (girls' swimming) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced December 19.  Shout out to Jake and Carter for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

Loveland's Kate Garry (girls' basketball), Riley Bullock (girls' diving), and Maria Reich (girls' bowling); Milford's Josh Cooper (boys' bowling); Turpin's Cameron Mickey (girls' bowling); and Kings' Noah Young (boys' swimming) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced December 26.  Shout out to Maria and Josh for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

Loveland's Matt Toigo (boys' basketball) and Kings' Brynna Wolf (girls' swimming) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced January 2.  Congratulations to Matt for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

Loveland's Jillian Hayes (girls' basketball), Milford's Jessica Haines (girls' bowling) and Chase Fisher (boys' swimming), Walnut Hills' Kameron Gibson (boys' basketball), Anthony Brown (boys' bowling), and Shelby Ewing (girls' swimming), and West Clermont's Morgan Southall (girls' swimming) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced January 8.

Milford's Rodney Gorley (boys' bowling), Tyler Babinec (boys' swimming), and Jessica Haines (girls' bowling); Anderson's Brendan Dewing (boys' bowling); and Walnut Hills' Hannah Freeman (girls' bowling) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced January 16.  Shout out to Jessica for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

Walnut Hills' Kennedi Myles (girls' basketball) and Kameron Gibson (boys' basketball), Turpin's Sarah Comello (girls' bowling), Milford's Jessica Norman (girls' bowling), and Loveland's Ian Knabe (wrestling) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced January 22.  Congratulations to Sarah for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

West Clermont's Joe Wahl was in contention for the MaxPreps/JJHuddle Athlete of the Week award, announced January 23.

Walnut Hills' Kennedi Myles (girls' basketball) and Danny Cashell (boys' swimming), Milford's Nathan McGeorge (boys' bowling) and Jessica Haines (girls' bowling), Anderson's Danny Chandler (boys' bowling), Kings' Shannon Jelley (girls' swimming), and West Clermont's Morgan Southall (girls' swimming/diving) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced January 30.

Withrow's Mike Hill Jr. and Anderson's Hunter Bode are finalists for the WLWT Blitz 5 Primetime Performer award, announced February 2.  Congratulations to Hunter for winning the award!  Watch video HERE.

Loveland's Colleen Swift (girls' basketball) and Mikey Palma (boys' bowling), Anderson's Hunter Bode (boys' basketball), Milford's Nathan McGeorge (boys' bowling) and Mackenzie Mason (girls' bowling), and Kings' Stuart Budd (boys' bowling), were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced February 5.

West Clermont's Jasmine Hale (girls' basketball) was in contention for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced February 13.

Milford's Kobey Bronaugh (wrestling), Turpin's Harry Sand (wrestling) and Lena Bercz (gymnastics), Kings' Brynna Wolfe (girls' swimming) and Noah Young (boys' swimming), West Clermont's Jay Teimeyer (boys' basketball), Anderson's Mattie Bailey (gymnastics), Walnut Hills' Maggie Fricker (gymnastics), and Loveland's Colleen Swift (girls' basketball) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced February 19.  Congratulations to Kobey and Lena for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

Turpin's Lena Bercz was a finalist for the MaxPreps/JJHuddle Athlete of the Week award, announced February 20.  Congratulations Lena for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

West Clermont's Danielle Cooper (girls' bowling) is a finalist for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced February 26.  Vote HERE.

Milford's Jake Ayler was the recipient of the Enquirer "Heart and Hustle" Award, announced March 1.  Read story and watch video HERE.

Kings' Mark Sannella and Shannon Jelley were recognized as WLWT Blitz 5 McDonald's Student-Athlete of the Week award winners, announced March 2.  Watch video HERE.

Kings' Eric Middlekamp and West Clermont's Elijah Dunigan (boys' Bowling) and Walnut Hills' Regan Anderson (girls' basketball) were in contention for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced March 5.  Congratulations to both athletes for winning the award.  Read more HERE.

Kings' Eric Middlekamp was in contention for the MaxPreps/JJHuddle Athlete of the Week award, announced March 6.  

Kings' Eric Middlekamp (boys' bowling) was a finalist for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced March 12.

Loveland's Adam Clark (boys' lacrosse) and Emma Cotsonas (girls' lacrosse), Walnut Hills' Phillip Kogan (boys' tennis), and Turpin's Reece Evans (boys' lacrosse) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced March 26.

Milford's Cameron Hemmert (baseball) and Sarah Cardell (girls' lacrosse), Turpin's Ryan Kennedy (softball), West Clermont's Kinsey Ventura (softball), Loveland's Adam Clark (boys' lacrosse) and Lindy Walker (girls' lacrosse), Kings' Jack Scharner (boys' lacrosse) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced April 2.  Tip of the cap to Cameron, Lindy, and Jack for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

Milford's Zach Byron (baseball) and Katelyn Reynolds (softball), Kings' Josie Adams (softball), West Clermont's Reece Hampton (softball), Walnut Hills' Annabelle Johnson (girls' lacrosse), Turpin's Sam Bush (girls' track), and Loveland's Benjamin Wenger (boys' lacrosse) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced April 10. 

Walnut Hills' Dominic Hagerty (boys' volleyball) and Reiley Schmidt (softball), Milford's Emily Allphin (softball) and Sarah Cardell (girls' lacrosse), Withrow's J'Alyiea Smith (girls' track) and Amir Willis (boys' track), Loveland's Kaitlin Andrews (girls' track) and Benjamin Wenger (boys' lacrosse), West Clermont's Payge Suggs (softball), and Kings' Jack Stylski (boys' lacrosse) were in contention for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced April 17.  Congratulations to Jake and Amir for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

Milford's Andrea Armstrong (girls' indoor track) and Sarah Cardell (girls' lacrosse) were in contention for the MaxPreps/JJHuddle Athlete of the Week award, announced April 17.

Milford's Mitch Mierke (baseball) and Sarah Cardell (girls' lacrosse), Turpin's Colin Peterman (boys' lacrosse), and Loveland's Kyle Beasley (boys' lacrosse) are finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced April 24.  Vote HERE.  

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