Athletes Of The Week

Week:

Nic Smith and Owen Murray

Walnut Hills -
Basketball

Nic, a senior forward, scored 30 points in a win over Withrow. Owen, a sophomore guard, added 18 points in the win over the Tigers.


Sean Hartley

Anderson - Sophomore
Diving

Sean is a first-year diver and qualified for the SW District Championships this past week at Miami University. Going from six dives in dual meets to 11 dives in the Sectionals and Districts can be challenging.


Kaylie McKenney and Devin Morris

Milford -
Basketball

Kaylie, a sophomore, grabbed 14 rebounds and scored nine points in a come-from-behind victory over Winton Woods in her first tournament game. Devin, a junior, played a key role in a victory over Winton Woods in her first tournament game. Devin scored 14 points in the second half to help her team secure the win. She also grabbed four rebounds. had two assists, and two steals. She also went 4-for-4 from the free throw line.


Claire Klimkowski

Turpin - Sophomore
Basketball

Claire scored 19 points, grabbed seven rebounds, and shot 5-of-10 from the three-point line in the Lady Spartans' tournament game against Edgewood.


Justin Bayse

Kings - Junior
Bowling

Justin tossed a 279 against Lakota East to help lead the Knights to the non-league victory.


Mackenzie Burdick

Anderson - Senior
Basketball

Mackenzie had a career-high double-double to help lead the Lady Redskins through the first round of the District tournament. Mackenzie grabbed 21 rebounds, scored 21 points, and had five blocked shots in the contest.


Steven Hatton

West Clermont - Senior
Diving

Steven placed 22nd in the OHSAA Division 1 District Diving Meet on Tuesday. This was a phenomenal finish to his diving career! West Clermont is so proud of you, Steven! Thanks for sharing your time and talents with us over the past three years.


Emma Southall

West Clermont - Sophomore
Diving

Emma qualified for the finals of the OHSAA Division 1 District Diving Meet on Wednesday and finished 15th! This accomplishment is even more special because she came back from a torn ACL in March 2019 and was unable to resume training without any restrictions until late December 2019. Congratulations, Emma! Big things are in store for this talented young lady!


Billy Knott

Anderson - Junior
Basketball

Billy made the game-winning steal and basket in both of Anderson's 54-53 wins last week, over West Clermont on Tuesday and Kings on Friday. He scored 19 points Tuesday, and made a steal and lay-up to put the Redskins ahead 54-53 with 20 seconds left. He added 12 points Friday and converted a lay-up after a steal to give the Redskins a 54-50 lead on Friday. He's averaging 13 points per game over the last five games.


Derek Elliott and Noah White

Milford -
Wrestling

Derek, a senior, wrestled to two wins this weekend against Kings and Vandalia Butler. Derek’s record stands at 15-7 as we enter the Month of Champions with the ECC Championships this weekend. With a 3.3 GPA, Derek will be attending UC next year with an interest in Nursing. Noah, a freshman in his first year wrestling, earned his first trip to the podium this weekend at the Elder Southwest Ohio Reserve Tournament with a fifth place finish at 120 lbs.


Whitney Welling and Elizabeth Miller

Turpin -
Gymnastics

Whitney and Elizabeth, both freshmen, hit their routines at the City Championships and helped the Lady Spartans to their second place finish. Both girls stepped up their beam game to score in the eights and count toward the team score, with Elizabeth scoring a personal best. Then on bars, Elizabeth swung to a third-place finish while Whitney pulled out a solid clean routine.


Turpin's 200 Free Relay Team

Turpin -
Swimming

The Lady Spartans' 200 free relay was DISTRICT CHAMPIONS and set a new school record in the process! Madeline Hart, Claire Studenka, Ava Sutphin and Eva Watts have advanced to this weekend's State Meet after recording a time of 1:36.89 at the District Meet.


Owen Spencer

Turpin - Senior
Basketball

Owen led the team with 31 points in his final home game, as the Spartans took down Milford!


Ali Asbury

Turpin - Senior
Diving

Ali qualified for the State Diving Meet for the fourth straight year!


Logan Bliss

Turpin - Freshman
Diving

The freshman finished eighth at the District Meet in his first year diving!


Loveland Boys’ Basketball Senior Quartet

Loveland -
Basketball

In Friday’s match-up with West Clermont, Ian Cox had 17 points on 5-of-8 shooting, including going 5-for-5 from "3.” He also added four rebounds. Brenton Foust scored 13 points on 5-of-9 shooting, including going 2-for-2 from "3.” He also had three rebounds and two assists. Collin Hedgepeth tallied 10 points on 3-of-5 shooting, including 1-for-1 from "3.” He also added a pair of rebounds, three assists, and two steals. Tripp Towle had five rebounds, took a huge charge late in the game, and made two big free throws down the stretch to seal the game.


Kavin Lynch

Kings - Junior
Swimming

Kavin had a phenomenal weekend at Districts, qualifying for State in both the 50 free and 100 free individually, as well as helping the 200 freestyle relay and 400 freestyle relay also qualify for State. He will be competing in four events in Canton this weekend!


Zach Cunningham

Kings - Senior
Swimming

Zach hit a huge milestone this past weekend at Districts when he went sub 60 seconds in the 100 breaststroke. As a senior, this was a huge goal of his after putting a tremendous amount of work into the season. He will also be traveling up to Canton with the boys' team and swimming in the 200 freestyle relay.


Padrino Buffalo Wings & Rings Dinsmore Legal