Athletes Of The Week

Week:

Caroline Mink

Turpin - Junior
Track

Caroline competed for the Lady Spartans at the Coaches Classic this week, qualifying individually in the 800 meters with a win in 2:21 on Wednesday, and fifth place in the finals on Friday. She also competed on the team's 4x800 meter relay (third place), 4x100 meter relay, and 4x400 meter relay (sixth place); all of which qualified from Mason on to the finals at Winton Woods.


Jenna Hazelbaker

Anderson - Senior
Track

Jenna, a senior, placed sixth in the discus at the Coaches Classic on Friday with a throw of 96-8.


Justin Arnold

Milford - Senior
Baseball

Justin threw 6 1/3 innings of one hit shutout baseball against Lake Orion, Michigan. He recorded five strikeouts while walking no batters and earned his first win of the season.


Darien Jackson

Walnut Hills - Senior
Track

At Wednesday's Coaches Classic, Darien ran a season's best 11.37 in the 100 meter dash. On Wednesday, Darien was part of the Eagles' fifth place 4x200 meter relay team.


Blaine Hamilton

Loveland - Senior
Volleyball

Blaine did an awesome job serving this weekend in our quad match at Pickerington Central. He served well under pressure. After winning the first match 25-14 against Pickerington Central, the Tigers we were down in the second game of the match 24-19. Blaine served the next six points in a row to bring Loveland the win 26-24.


Spencer Beltman

Kings - Senior
Track

Spencer, senior pole vaulter, tied his personal best on Wednesday during the Coaches Classic prelims to win the event with a vault of 12-6. He came back on Friday and tied for sixth place in the finals.


Lily Bunse

Kings - Junior
Track

Lily, junior pole vaulter, won the Coaches Classic prelims on Wednesday and returned Friday night to become City Champion. Her personal best this season is 11-0.


Drew McDonald

Loveland - Senior
Lacrosse

Drew tallied four goals in a tough loss against local power Mariemont last Friday. Drew is a senior leader for the Tigers and will be playing next season for Otterbein.


Gage Taylor

Kings - Senior
Baseball

Gage, a senior outfielder, went 5-for-6 in a doubleheader against Turpin with five RBI's. He also committed to Ohio Dominican this week.


Cole Murphy

Walnut Hills - Senior
Baseball

Cole, a senior captain for the Eagles, went 4-for-7 at the plate with three walks, two runs scored, and a pair of RBI's. In two starts on the mound, Cole has pitched seven innings, giving up no earned runs and striking out 11, while throwing two no decisions.


Maggie Bailey

Loveland - Sophomore
Softball

Maggie, a sophomore catcher, hit two home runs in two games played last week. Maggie also had 6 RBI's in the two games.


Evan Moores

Glen Este - Senior
Baseball

Evan threw a no-hitter in a 3-2 win over Walnut Hills. Evan struck out twelve earning his first win of the season.


David DiSilvestro

Milford - Senior
Track

In his first meet of the season, David finished fourth in the 110 meter high hurdles and fifth in the 300 meter Intermediate hurdles at the Coaches Classic meet Friday night at Winton Woods. David was last year's ECC Champion in the 300 hurdles.


Colleen Dunlap

Anderson - Senior
Softball

Colleen pitched Anderson to victories over Turpin (4-3) and McNicholas (3-2) on Friday and Saturday. Colleen pitched 14 innings allowing 11 hits, five runs, three earned runs with nine strikeouts. The win over Turpin was Anderson's first since 2007. Her record is 4-1 and her ERA for the year is 1.53.


Kelsey Seitz

Milford - Sophomore
Softball

Kelsey hit .545 this week going 6-for-11 in three games with a pair of home runs and seven RBI's. She is also a key leader of the Lady Eagles' infield from her position behind the plate.


Connor Hogan

Loveland - Freshman
Tennis

Connor, a freshman, won his first ever varsity match last week against Oak Hills ... in comeback fashion.


Ben Gothard

Turpin - Sophomore
Track

Ben has steadily improved his 3200 meter time and is currently running 43 seconds faster than his personal best last year. Ben is looking to make an impact in the league in events normally dominated by upperclassmen.


Brooke Parker

Glen Este - Senior
Softball

Brooke went 4-for-4 in the Lady Trojans' game against Walnut Hills. She also has 24 strikeouts in her last three games.


Laurel Smithson

Kings - Junior
Softball

Laurel batted 7-for-18, with six RBI's, two doubles, a triple, one run scored, and an average of .389. Pitching, she went 1-1 for the week, picking up the win against ECC foe Turpin.


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