Athletes Of The Week
Cate FreemanKings - Sophomore
Cate, a sophomore outside hitter, had another amazing week helping to lead the Lady Knights to an undefeated week. Cate currently has 49 kills, 72 digs, and 19 aces.
Ricky DavalosKings - Junior
Kings boys cross country recognizes Ricky as the Knights' Athlete of the Week for his performance at the Milford Invitational. Ricky ran a 17:18, finishing in 31st place out of 197 runners.
Anderson Football QuartetAnderson -
Junior quarterback Griffin Scalf was 37-for-54 for 528 passing yards in the Raptors' win against Lebanon. Senior wide receiver Joey Faulkner had 16 receptions for 338 receiving yards. Defensively, junior linebacker Will Karswich recorded a pair of sacks and over five tackles and senior defensive lineman Cole Hinkle registered a sack and three tackles.
Sierra BaxterAnderson - Freshman
Sierra was medalist in our win over West Clermont with a seven-over 42.
Danni GentryLittle Miami - Freshman
Danni has done a fantastic job for the Lady Panthers this season playing in the number-three spot on varsity. She works hard, is remarkably consistent in scoring, and is a great teammate. Her low score this season is 50, and she will be a key piece for the Lady Panthers for the next several years.
Kennedy CantrellLebanon - Junior
Kennedy had two goals and a pair of assists this past week to help Lebanon to wins in both matches.
Braden KayLebanon - Junior
Braden had 25 carries for 286 yards and a pair of touchdowns in Friday night's match-up against Anderson. He also hauled in three passes for 28 receiving yards.
Wakefield CookWest Clermont - Junior
Wakefield had a great race jumping to #2 on the team and helping us to a second-place finish at Saturday's Bethel Invitational.
Collin KittrellMilford - Senior
Collin has defended superbly to help Milford win back-to-back games while only conceding one goal.
Meghan EllisonKings - Senior
Meghan finished fourth on the Kings Knights women's cross country team and ran her best time of the season at the Milford Invitational this past weekend. Meghan ran a time of 23:02.5.
Noah LeeLoveland - Junior
Noah tallied a pair of goals this past week in conference wins over Little Miami and Kings.
Gianna AllweinWalnut Hills - Junior
Gianni won the Milford Cross Country Invitational in a time of 15:54.
Sydney Taylor and Emma SizemoreWest Clermont -
Sydney, a senior, scored six goals and Emma, also a senior, registered 1.5 shutouts in two wins over ECC opponents Kings and Winton Woods. The seniors helped push the Lady Wolves to a 2-1-1 record in conference play.
Ryan McDole and Keenan AlcaldeTurpin -
Ryan, a senior wide receiver, had eight catches for 132 yards and three touchdowns in a Homecoming win over Little Miami. Keenan, a senior running back, had 36 carries for 211 yards and two touchdowns against the Panthers.
Ryan ChevalierLoveland - Senior
Ryan travelled to the 40th annual Woodbridge Invitational in Irvine, California, and earned 28th place in the Sweepstakes Race that contained many top twenty programs in the country. His time for this three-mile race was 14.41.
Jessie Gibbins and Emmy SagerLoveland -
Jessie, a senior, also travelled to California's Woodbridge Invitational and finished 44th in the Sweepstakes Race. The event featured many top twenty programs from around the country and the Lady Tigers finished in 15th place! Jessie rolled to a 17:22.0 in the three-mile race. Emmy also ran in the Sweepstakes Race and turned in the best performance of her career. She ran 17:32.8, helping her squad to a 15th place finish in this national caliber race.
Kyle PurdyLebanon - Sophomore
Kyle has improved every race so far this year and has stepped up to teach other teammates how to race. This past weekend, he was our second man at 17:16. All the hard work is paying off.
Alynna WilsonLebanon - Sophomore
Alynna raced for the first time in a couple weeks and led the girls' team at the Milford Invite to a third-place finish. Alynna finished 14th and ran a season-best time of 19:42.
Allyson HendricksMilford - Freshman
Allyson continues to perform well and improve with each race of the season. This past week, Allyson ran a new career PR at the Milford Invitational.
Faith DaughertyLoveland - Junior
Faith is an amazing leader on and off the court. She leads the team by running a 5-1. She is a very versatile player with 35 kills with a .248% hitting efficiency, 374 assists, 11 blocks, 117 digs, and 23 aces. Her energy, grit, fight, and determination are amazing to watch!
Kylie HornbeckKings - Sophomore
Kylie scored a header against Loveland to take the early lead for the Lady Knights. Kylie started at the striker position all week and has excelled. A strong player that shows the future is bright for the Lady Knight soccer program.
Emily MorganMilford - Senior
Emily, a senior libero, led the team in digs with 58 and serve receive average at 2.31 in three matches for the week. She also tacked on 12 assists and two service aces, helping the Lady Eagles to a 2-1 record against Lebanon, Anderson, and Kings. Great week, Emily!
Ana Manning and Ava HassertMilford -
Out of the five goals scored this past week against our opponents, Ana, a sophomore, scored four of them and assisted the fifth. She is on track to beat her scoring record from freshman year! Ava, a junior, received Player of the Game against Walnut Hills. She was instrumental in stopping Walnut Hills’ attack through the middle of the field.
Lindsay BrownMilford - Sophomore
Lindsay, a sophomore, had 11 goals, five steals, and three assists this past weekend at the Ohio Cup Tournament.
Turpin Tennis Senior QuartetTurpin -
Seniors Kayla Castlen, Libby Collier, Maddie Phillips, and Alex Lehman are four of our seniors that have stepped into every angle of our season - playing various singles and doubles matches, supporting the others in their matches, and helping train the underclass girls what it is meant to be a team player. Thanks ladies for your four years of positivity.
Kayvon CrenshawWinton Woods - Freshman
Kayvon improved his time by five minutes from last Saturday at Mason to this Tuesday at Hamilton. He then improved that time by another 45 seconds on Saturday at Eaton! It is his first year running cross country, and he is quickly learning how to run to make each race HIS race!
Kevin PhillipsAnderson - Sophomore
Kevin set another PR this weekend by running 17:49 at the Milford Invitational. He continues to show up every day at practice working hard and setting a great example for the team.
Audrey BakerAnderson - Sophomore
Audrey earned a medal placing top 20 in a time of 19:56 at the Milford Invitational this weekend. Audrey has high expectations for herself and works hard EVERY day to achieve them.
Ben McGrewTurpin - Senior
Ben shot a +2 (38) at Friendly Meadows to help seal a victory over West Clermont and followed that up with an even par 36 at Shaker Run to lead the team to a win over Lebanon.
TyRek SpikesWinton Woods - Senior
TyRek ran for 154 yards with two rushing scores and had an 81-yard kickoff return for a touchdown in the Warriors' win over West Clermont.
Kimmie LanhamWest Clermont - Senior
Kimmie, a senior setter, had five aces, two kills, two blocks, 22 assists, 14 digs, and passed 2.00 in our win against Walnut Hills.
Jessica Shay and Mikalia DinkinsMilford -
Jessica, a senior, received back-to-back medalist honors in our Matches against Ursuline Academy and Mount Notre Dame. Mikalia, a junior, broke 40 for the first time in our match with St. Ursula, shooting a 39 at California Golf Course.
Jake Cameron and Max SannellaKings -
Jake, a junior wide receiver, has recorded back-to-back weeks with two touchdown receptions in critical wins over Anderson and Walnut Hills. Max, a senior running back and linebacker and leader of the Knights, had a pick-six, a forced fumble, and 120 yards rushing and another score in a big win over Walnut HIlls.
Kaitlyn RileyWest Clermont - Senior
Kaitlyn is a hard worker who is respectful, responsible, honest, and dedicated. Kaitlyn also cheers all star outside of West Clermont. She takes pride in representing her school on and off the sidelines. She would say Cheer is her happy place!
Anne PauenLittle Miami - Sophomore
Anne, an exchange student from Germany, completed her second ever cross country race in the heat and humidity at Cedarville.
Patrick HohmannLittle Miami - Freshman
Patrick ran a new PR, the only athlete on the team who did, by almost a minute in the heat at Cedarville when most runners were significantly slower.
Lucia JohnsonTurpin -
In a win over Walnut Hills, Lucia helped set up the attack for us to score the winning goal. During our second game of the week, we suffered a 1-0 loss against Lebanon but Lucia’s defensive presence helped keep the game competitive.
Ziyad LahbabiWinton Woods - Senior
Z scored all six goals in the game with league rival West Clermont. He also got a goal and an assist in the Taylor game.
Emily DuffeyAnderson - Senior
Emily, a senior midfielder, scored a goal and assisted in a goal to beat Little Miami 2-1.