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FOOTBALL:  Winton Woods is unbeaten in eighth grade contests, while Kings remains perfect in seventh grade contests.  WORTH WATCHING:  Check out this catch in a recent game between Lebanon and Kings.  Watch HERE.

VOLLEYBALL:  Nagel Blue eighth grade finished the regular season with a perfect 13-0 ECC record (16-1 overall) mark.  In the seventh grade standings, Loveland finished the regular season on top with a 15-1 ECC record (16-1 overall). 

Congratulations to Nagel Blue (eighth grade) and Loveland (seventh grade) for winning the ECC Tournament Championships!  

CROSS COUNTRY:  This year's ECC Championships were held October 17 at the Home of the Brave Park.  Nagel captured the boys' championship, with Loveland coming in second.  Lebanon came away with the girls' crown, with Kings finishing runner-up.  The top finisher for the boys was Milford's Charlie Vause, while Lebanon's Nathan Cochran was runner-up.  Nagle's Amina Divanovic won the girls' race, followed by Loveland's Caroline Murnan. Complete boys' results can be found HERE and the girls' results HERE.


The ECC is recognizing Athletes of the Week at the middle school level.  Like our conference high schools, coaches will submit their student-athletes and each recipient will be posted here weekly. 

WEEK OF OCTOBER 19-25

West Clermont eighth grade football players Bo Rickman and Zander Hauck led their team to a victory over Nagel Silver.  Bo had 100+ yards rushing, including 60-yard touchdown run, and Zander had a touchdown of his own and a game-ending interception to seal the win.

A great inaugural ECC season for Lebanon’s seventh grade Maroon volleyball squad - a first round playoff victory against Kings and a closely contested semi-finals loss against Loveland.  Great job, girls!  Special call outs to our Warrior of the season, Madison Kyle, and Most Improved Player, Dillyn Tucker.  Proud of the entire squad; they brought it every night.

Nagel seventh grade Silver football player Wyatt Kraft had four tackles and an interception at a crucial moment in the game against Milford. 

The Lebanon eighth grade Maroon volleyball team was sixth seed going into the tournament. They beat the third seeded team on Saturday and the second seeded team on Tuesday in the semi-finals.  In the final game, they took the number-one seed to three games and lost 24-26. This was quite an exciting tournament run for this team, and we are very proud of them. 

The Nagel eighth grade Blue volleyball Athletes of the Week are Josie Griesser, Hannah Pavlik, Emma Glynn, Eden Lawrence, Grace Crider, Gabby Barlow, Savannah Adkins, Maeve Lindy, Katie Redman, and Molly Dotson and not in this order!  These student-athletes mean the absolute world to me as their coach!  The future is SO bright for them.  They are going to be tomorrow's leaders!  I am selfishly sad the season is over, but I am very much looking forward to their future!

The Milford boys cross country travelled to Fortress Obetz for the State Invitational on Saturday. The team ran well on a muddy course, finishing fourth as a team. Charlie Vause continued to lead the Eagles, finishing third overall. Congratulations to the entire team on a fantastic season!

The Lebanon seventh grade football team finished 6-1, and the only loss was by one point.  Quarterback Luke Faler, running back Ryder Hooks, and wide receivers Cooper McCutchan and Cooper Scott led the offense; while the defense was led by Hunter Davis, Ashton Bishop, and Grayson Boltz - along with Hooks and the Coopers.  Look forward to many great things coming from this group in the next few years.

Lebanon eighth grader Hannah Glassmeyer showed her capabilities at the Ohio Middle School State Cross Country Championships held in Dublin.  She helped her team gain the third place spot overall.  Plus, she ran the course in 12:49.  Way to go, Hannah.

Lebanon eighth grader Nate Cochran also showed his capabilities at the Ohio Middle School State Cross Country Championships.  He helped his team finish fifth overall, running the course in 11:14.  This pace gave him seventh place honors.  Keep on shining, Nate.

WEEK OF OCTOBER 12-18

A special call out to Lebanon seventh grade Maroon volleyball player Ava Long who notched nine kills during Saturday's first round playoff victory against Kings.  As one of our team’s captains, she has demonstrated keen leadership and teamwork throughout the season, and the team wouldn’t be where it is without her.  Great job, Ava.

Milford seventh grade White finished an amazing season with a 16-1 record and ECC Invitational champs. It would not have been possible without the steady hands and strong serving of the Eagles' two setters Karah Bibb and Kate Miller!  Way to go ladies!

The Lebanon eighth grade White volleyball team claimed the Championship at the ECC Invitational Tournament, defeating an excellent Milford White Team, 15-25, 25-18, 25-13. Members of the 2020 Championship Team were Andi Addis, Alaina Barr, Haley Bergeron-Guy, Kiley Bruce, Kendall Ellison, Elyse Fox (co-captain), Cameryn Franz, Ellie Horst (co-captain), Anna Luke, Olivia Newman, Ella Teubner, Kaitlyn Wellinghoff, and team manager Hayleigh Lamb.

From Nagel eighth grade Blue volleyball coach Mike Barrie:  "This team is the absolute definition of a team!  On and off the court, they support each other and understand that it takes an entire team to win each and every set!  They have a WE NOT ME attitude, which is an Anderson High School motto!  This team is beyond special to myself, but each other as well! What a season going undefeated in the ECC and winning the tournament!"

Loveland seventh grade volleyball player Caroline Bayliff had a great last two games of the season and finished the game with a kill to help win the ECC tournament.  She’s had strong, consistent play all season and was always positive with her teammates! 

Loveland cross country runners Caroline Murnan and Tyler Scherman led the team all year.  They both recorded huge PRs at the ECC Meet. 

Kings seventh grade football Knights were led by Grant Nurre on offense and Ben Lockwood on defense. These team captains were leaders throughout the season and helped the Knights finish an undefeated season with a 24-6 victory over rival Loveland.

Nagel seventh grade Silver football player Brody Nickerson had two rushing touchdowns, ran in a two-point conversion, and threw for two additional two-point conversions.

Nagel eighth grade Silver volleyball player Sydney Knarr is the team's setter, a true captain, and the engine that makes us go!  Sydney competes hard, never comes off the court, and goes all out for her team!

WEEK OF OCTOBER 5-11

Aubrey Harlow of Milford's eighth grade White volleyball team served 22 straight serves this week!  This made the final score 25-2 in the final home match for this team, ending the year at 16-1 as a team. This group communicates well and works hard on and off the court.  

Kendall Stotz, Nagel seventh grade Silver volleyball, continues to be a defensive star with consistent command of the back row. 

Kings eighth grade football running back Brennan Johnson scored his first touchdown in the game against West Clermont. 

Nagel seventh grade Silver football player Brady Gillespie had one touchdown and a number of tackles in this week's game.

Nagel eighth grade Blue volleyball Athlete of the Week is Emma Glynn!  As we played in our last home game against Milford, she injured her hand (hairline fracture) and played through it the entire match, unbeknownst to her coach!  Now Emma is fulfilling a new role for the team, which is assistant coach.  She is, and has been, a key leader for this team since day one.  She also makes up a great assistant coach too! 

Loveland cross country runners Ben Wilson and Allie Kimnach are positive role models and have shown steady improvement this season.
Loveland eighth grade volleyball player Abby Dorn helped her team finish the season with a 12-5 record.  She led the team in aces and had many kills.

Nagel girls tennis player Franki Martella is a returning player for this season.  She has developed into a player who could be counted on in every match to play her hardest, to problem solve, and to be a supportive teammate.  Franki is a very strong doubles player; her ability to choose the right shot and the right placement for that shot during points is wonderful to watch.  There is no doubt that she will become a very valuable member of her high school team. 

Lebanon eighth grade White volleyball player Ellie Horst tallied 14 service points, six kills, seven assists, and 14 serves received in a loss to Milford, wins over Little Miami and Nagel Blue Hawks, and a win over Little Miami in the semifinals of the ECC B Tournament.

Lebanon eighth grade Maroon volleyball player Braylin Mattox has been a leader for the team all season and a consistent and aggressive player in serving, passing, and hitting for the Lebanon Warriors. She has helped lead us to several end-of-season wins. 

Winton Woods seventh grade football player Andre Parker, a running back and linebacker, scored two touchdowns and had eight solo tackles. He helped the Winton Woods seventh grade team get its second win in a row (against Nagel Blue).

Winton Woods eighth grade football player Charles Mathis ll, a wide receiver, scored three touchdowns (two receiving and one on a punt return). He helped lead the Winton Woods eighth grade team to a win against Nagel Blue.

Loveland seventh grade volleyball player Keegan DiSanto has developed into a very strong defensive player. Her hustle and her effort to never let the ball hit the floor are impressive! She also has a terrific serve and has several aces each game! 

The Kings seventh grade football Knights were led by Noah Evans and Connor Bidwell in their 35-14 victory at West Clermont Thursday night. Noah had a huge break-away run for a crucial touchdown!  Connor was a leader at right tackle on the offensive line and made several key blocks! 

Lebanon eighth grade cross country runner Dylan Stallings has had a great season.  Despite injury, he has consistently run at a superb pace.  He reached a PR at the October 5 West Clermont Tri-Meet.

Lebanon seventh grade cross country runner Paige Brown has steadily improved over the course of the season due to her hard work and consistent effort.  At the October 5 West Clermont Tri-Meet, she timed at 14:25.84, establishing a new PR.

West Clermont eighth grade Navy volleyball player Josie Susshine played fantastic this week, providing crucial blocks and hits to score points for our team. She led with her play on the court and her attitude in the gym by encouraging others, and just plain having fun playing volleyball. When her teammates were getting down on themselves or were being negative, she was there being supportive and positive to try and get them back into the groove. Unfortunately we came up a little short which ended our run, but I believe she deserves this recognition with her performance and sportsmanship this past week.

A special call out to Lebanon seventh grade Maroon volleyball player Ava Long who notched nine kills during Saturday's first round playoff victory against Kings.  As one of our team’s captains, she has demonstrated keen leadership and teamwork throughout the season, and the team wouldn’t be where it is without her.  Great job, Ava.

Nagel eighth grade Silver football player Maddox Barker caught his first touchdown against Lebanon, a 65-yard touchdown pass.  In addition, Jackson Dotzauer had a 50-yard pick-six, also his first touchdown in the same game.

The Milford boys cross country team continues to enjoy the results of hard work, taking first place as a team at the Kings Invitational in the Team Race and second place in the Open Race.  Charlie Vause won the Team Race and Luke Honrschemeier finished first in the Open.  The entire team raced well, with Alec Pramaggiore, Joey Conley, Gideon List, and Blake Landers all scoring their PRs. The boys are geared up for ECC Championships this weekend!

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 28-OCTOBER 4

Lebanon eighth grade White volleyball player Alaina Barr served 12-of-13 for 92 percent with 10 service points, six aces, and three kills in the team's win over West Clermont Gray.

Kings eighth grade football squad won a big game against a very tough Lebanon team. The Kings backfield of Kato Meissner, Patrick Holubetz, Jack Phelps, and Nick Ruswick dominated the game, scoring four touchdowns to give the Knights a 28-25 victory.

The Nagel eighth grade Blue volleyball player Grace Crider has really remained focused this entire season and plays volleyball at such a high level.  She is a true leader on, and off the court!

Nagel seventh grade Silver football player Mac Reed had one rushing touchdown and key plays on defense all game long.

The Kings seventh grade football squad was led this week by Ben and Max Lockwood, Connor Bidwell, and Riley Dunn. The Knights fought hard to beat a good Lebanon team 7-6! 

West Clermont seventh grade cheerleader Corynn Wooldridge leads by great example.  She is always on time and ready to go for practice, has exceptional knowledge of material, and is always smiling.

Nagel seventh grade Blue football player Will White passed for a touchdown, caught a touchdown, and had an interception for a touchdown against West Clermont.  

Lily Spata is the manager of the Loveland seventh grade volleyball squad, and she is in every way a big part of our team. She is always enthusiastic on the bench while she keeps score and stats for our team.  Lily always has a positive attitude, and she works extremely hard in practice to get better each day. 

Little Miami eighth grade volleyball player Taylor Wilcher, setting a 5-1 for the past four games, has helped lead her team to a 5-1 record in the second round of ECC games. 

The Nagel girls tennis doubles team of Bella McCarthy and Josie Galvin are new players to competitive tennis this season.  With one week to go, Bella and Josie have a perfect 6-0 record in their doubles matches.  This team really clicked together!  It has been a pleasure to watch them work together on the court and to watch them steadily improve their tennis skills.  Josie will move on to high school tennis next season, and Bella will be back at Nagel for her eighth grade season - it will be hard not having them together next year! 

Lebanon eighth grade Marron volleyball player Marie Stidham, a defensive specialist, really picked up her passing game this past week and helped in beating West Clermont and playing a close three-game match with Loveland. Her passing has helped us become much more competitive and able to run our offense more frequently.  

Milford seventh grade Red volleyball middle hitters Grace Hamm and Danielle Trent deserve a shout out for being a brick wall up front with the blocks!  Keep up the good work, ladies!

Milford’s seventh grade White volleyball team has benefitted greatly on both sides of the ball from its amazing trio of outside hitters. Terrific effort from Ella Crompton, Jillian Messink, and Annie Wilking!

Winton Woods seventh grade football player Javion Achoe scored two touchdowns - one receiving and one rushing.  He was instrumental in helping his team get its first win of the season (against Milford).

Winton Woods eighth grade football player Mantee Mathis scored one touchdown, had one pass break-up, and an interception in a win against Milford.

The Milford boys cross country squad continued its strong season with a second-place team finish at the St Xavier Invitational.  Charlie Vause took first place overall, followed closely by Wyatt Simones, DJ Chadwell, Paul Dumont, Connor Evans, Tristan Corney, and Jack Hornschemeier (PR) - all finishing in the top 25. 

Nagel eighth grade Blue football player Mason Glen threw for over 150 yards and three touchdowns and ran in a two-pt. conversion in a win over West Clermont.  Mason has led the team to a 3-3 record so far in his first year as a quarterback.  He's thrown four other touchdowns and scored four more running.  He's developed into a tough multi-threat quarterback over the course of the year. 

Loveland girls tennis players Taylor Bole and Piper Zehrung had two close matches in two weeks where they won in a tie-breaker and then won the pro-set match 8-6.  Great job never giving up on those matches girls!

Loveland eighth grade volleyball player Sophia Loomis led the team last week in kills and blocks against Lebanon and Nagel Silver.

Loveland cross country recognizes Wyatt Glassmeyer and Mackenzie Liu its Athletes of the Week.  Wyatt displays exemplary sportsmanship and dedication, and McKenzie has worked very hard and shown improvement and growth as a runner.

West Clermont seventh grade Navy volleyball team recognizes Emma Bechtol and Hannah Bishop for their fine play this past week.  There were many things working against us - with four games back-to-back, illness, and injury, but Emma stepped up and played where I asked her to play.  She really gave it her all, even though it wasn't her normal position. I'm very proud of her stepping up when asked and doing great!  Hannah works hard everyday and had several kills last week in our games.  More than that though, Hannah is the most upbeat, positive, encouraging athlete. Whether she's on the floor or waiting to go back into the game, she is ALWAYS encouraging her teammates. I am thankful to have such a positive/uplifting player on our team.

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 21-27

Elyse Fox tallied nine kills, six service points, and three aces to lead Lebanon's eighth grade White volleyball team to wins over West Clermont Gray and the Nagel Blue Hawks.

Milford seventh grade White volleyball continues its torrid pace thanks to an active and accurate passing line. Great work put in by Polly Carter, Lexi Clements, Sophia Rawlins, Danielle Stout, and Caitlyn Wasmund.

The Milford boys cross country team continued its strong season this past weekend at the Seven Hills Invitational. The boys finished second overall in the team race and third in the open race.  Conquering the hills and running their personal bests were eighth graders Charlie Vause, Drew Brossart, Evan Jones, and Nick Owen and seventh graders Paul Dumont and Gideon List

Loveland Middle School nominates Charlie Hammer and Audrey Hufford for Athletes of the Week. Audrey continues to improve and brings enthusiasm and a positive attitude to each and every practice, and Charlie’s leadership and talents are invaluable to the team. 

Nagel seventh grade Silver volleyball player Lily Wollums served 15 points to begin set three and lead to a match win!

The Kings seventh grade B football team was led by Mason Alley and Riley Dunn in their victory over Milford B on Monday night.  Riley made 2/3 PATs in the Knights 20-18 victory!

West Clermont Wolves eighth grade cheerleader Cameron King continually impresses her coaches with hard work to improve her skills, positive attitude, and always giving 110 percent effort in practices and on the sideline. Keep it up Cameron

West Clermont eighth grade Gray volleyball player Lexie Hill is a great athlete who has no problem covering the court and definitely knows how to hustle. Lexie is great when is comes to assisting the team/coach when anything needs to be done and is always there to lend a hand. She has been great to have on the team.  Keep up the great work Lexie

Loveland seventh grade football player Logan Masters' interception in the fourth quarter helped his team win against Milford.  Also, Chase Martin was responsible for the lone score in the contest. 

West Clermont seventh grade Navy volleyball player Carissa Swango helped lead the team in our win last week. Helping lead the team in serving, passing, and hitting. Great job Carissa!

Charlotte Williams is an eighth grader playing number 1 singles this season for the Nagel Nighthawks.  In all of her matches this season, she has competed at a very high level, and her efforts have begun to bring her success!  In a rematch against a talented Seven Hills opponent - who she had lost to in their first meeting - Charlotte battled from behind to win the match in a tough super tiebreak.  Charlotte is on her way to becoming a valuable high school player!

Nagel seventh grade cross country runner Kailyn Standage has dropped over 5 minutes since the beginning of the season and is now our #3 runner on the team. 

Nagel eighth grade Blue volleyball Athlete of the Week goes to Josie Griesser! She stepped up and continues to grow as a really strong athlete! She played very smart volleyball this week!

Milford seventh grade Red volleyball players Sophie Foster, Camille Hutzel, and Lucy Sowers stepped up big time these last two weeks!  All three players have been asked to play new positions due to an injury that has made us change our line-up.  They have all done so wholeheartedly and unselfishly, putting their team first!  Great job, ladies!

Loveland seventh volleyball player Summer Rohlfs rested the first half of the week from a nagging shoulder injury but stepped up big in our game over Milford.  She is a very strong player at the net and in the back row.  She sees the court and can place the ball in open spots for a kill. 

Loveland eighth grade volleyball player Lilly Patterson led the team with 14 aces in our wins against Goshen, Winton Woods, and Milford. 

Little Miami eighth grade volleyball Athlete of the Week is Raegan Waller who is leading the team in serve receive percentage and in kills.

West Clermont seventh grade Navy volleyball player Kendall Hertel has really stepped up as she has stepped into a new position.  She continues to hustle after every ball, her hitting has improved dramatically, and her passing really plays a huge role in our defense.

West Clermont eighth grade Navy volleyball Athlete of the Week goes to Alyssa Vose!  She is always a team leader and works tirelessly to improve her own and her teammates' game.  Alyssa is a player to count on and always gives everything her all, no matter the situation.  A well-deserved Athlete of the Week recipient!

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 14-20

Loveland seventh grade volleyball player Maddi Williams was been a huge part of our offense this week. She got kills playing middle and outside. She was also a strong server this week with a few aces. She is a very versatile player and happy to play any position on the court!

West Clermont seventh grade football player Landon Young rushed for 112 yards and a pair of touchdowns in the Tigers' 14-8 win over Loveland. 

Kings eighth grade football player Patrick Holubetz scored two touchdowns in the Knights' 23-0 win over Nagel Blue on Wednesday.  Patrick has had 100 yards rushing or receiving in all four games this season, as well as multiple touchdowns.

Nagel eighth grade Silver volleyball players Ellie Carahan and Reese Putnam have been pivotal in the success of the team this season.  Both stepped up with incredible defense - totaling eight blocks.  Offensively, in the last three games Ellie and Reese have combined for 40 kills and 18 aces!

Loveland cross country runners Luis Garcia-Saucedo and Claire Neiger are recognized for their consistent work ethic and leadership. 

Proud of the way doubles team Lucy Perusek and Anna Proano-Raps (Loveland) fought to the very end in their match against Nagel.  They lost the first set 6-4 and came back to win the second set 6-4.  The third set was determined by a tie-breaker and they fought hard and never gave up but ended up losing it 12-14. 

Nagel eighth grade Blue volleyball player Savannah Adkins had a really great week on the volleyball court, as well as recording a large number of blocks. Looking forward to seeing her continue to develop!

Kings seventh grade football was led by Trenton Hogan on defense. Trent made some key tackles and had a huge interception in the Knights' 32-6 victory over Nagel Blue.  The offense was led by Sammy Evans with some impressive carries and a touchdown at running back. 

Lebanon eighth grade White volleyball player Kendall Ellison put together seven service points, 15 assists, two saves, and two digs in losses against Milford and Little Miami and a victory over Nagel.

Nagel girls tennis player Elaina McDonald is a returning player who has transitioned from a doubles player in seventh grade to a strong singles player in eighth.  In one her first matches of the year, she lost a tough, see-saw battle against Mariemont.  In their second meeting, Elaina lost the first set during the first hour.  In the second hour, she got out to a 5-2 lead in the second set, but her tenacious opponent kept fighting, and in the third hour, Mariemont came back to a 6-5 advantage.  Elaina fought back to make it 6-6, and she won the tie-breaker to win the second set. With laser focus and determination, Elaina shot out to a strong lead in the super-tiebreak that would decide the match.  At 9-7 in the tiebreak, after a 10 shot rally, Elaina ripped a backhand winner crosscourt that gave her the very well-deserved win.

West Clermont eighth grade Gray volleyball player Katlin Shiflit is an awesome, well-rounded player that gives 110 percent at both practices and games. She is always looking to improve her skill and helps keep her teammates focused on the court. Katlin has a contagious smile and a laugh that will brighten your day. Keep up the great work Katlin

Milford girls golfer Bailey Brunetti was medalist in two matches this past week, including a round of -1 (34) in one of the matches!

This past week, the Nagel 8 Blue football team had an exceptional performance by Isaac Hooper. In a loss to Kings, Isaac intercepted two passes and rushed for 24 yards on only two carries, and had a pair receptions. 

West Clermont eighth grade football player Corrine Hanna made "herstory" by kicking the first successful extra point in school history.

Milford seventh grade boys cross country runners Landon Gobble, Grady Bell, Blake Landers, and Liam Sullivan all ran huge PRs at the Milford Invitational this past weekend, scoring points for their team and helping the team to a fourth place finish. 

Milford eighth grade boys cross country runners graders Will Laslo-Haer, Conner O'Hearn, and Luke Hornschemeier had fantastic races this weekend at the Milford Invitational, each running a huge personal best and helping the team to a second place overall finish in a tough field. 

Lebanon eighth grade girls cross country runner Julia Thurston ran an outstanding race at the recent Ross Middle School Cross Country Meet.  She continues to have a determination to improve, plus she grabbed an 18-second PR.  Julia finished the race with a time of 15:03:00

Lebanon eighth grade boys cross country runner Zac Callahan works with consistency and "grit."  He ran the Ross Middle School Cross Country Meet with a finish of 13:12:00.  Zac was able to complete the race with a nine-second PR.  His goal setting is commendable and appreciated.

Loveland eighth grade volleyball player Katie Beyke led the Lady Tigers by going on six different serving runs (including eight aces) in our two wins against Lebanon and Kings.   

A special call out to Kate Nienaber of Lebanon’s Maroon seven grade Maroon volleyball team.  In a tough road matchup, she pulled double duty, setting as the team was shorthanded, leading what was nearly a third set comeback.  It wasn’t a win, but it was a huge stepping stone for the team as we enter into the second half of the season.  Great job, Kate!

Nagel seventh grade volleyball Kendall Stoltz is a key defensive player with clutch serves that win games. Kendall consistently works hard at practice and handles the hardest serves. 

The Winton Woods eighth grade football team's defensive unit held on a fourth and goal on the two-yard line.  This stop, in the third quarter, helped jump start the offense and led to an 8-0 victory over Lebanon.

Loveland girls tennis player Laura Hiett (second singles) made an amazing comeback after losing her first set 6-0 to Lakota Liberty.  She came back to win the second set and won the third set 6-4.  Way to make a comeback, Laura!

Milford's eighth grade White volleyball team won against West Clermont, bringing their season record to 9-1.  Avery Cunningham, Maddie O'Donnell, and Cheyenne Barr had great paly.  Aubrey Harlow and Addison Pitcarin served well for the Lady Eagles.  Lily Lykins and Ava Vilardo added great passing in the victory.  Great teamwork Lady Eagles!

Nagel seventh grade Blue football player Jermiah DesJardins had a huge interception that was nearly returned for a touchdown.

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 7-13

Loveland seventh grade volleyball player Lyla Kersten was a key player in big games this week on both offense and defense!  She is very supportive of her teammates on and off the court and helped the team rally to back-to-back victories!  Lyla works hard and always gives her best!

Kings seventh grade football was led offensively this week by quarterback CJ Lynch and wide receiver Jacob Rudowski in the Knights' 26-8 victory over Winton Woods. The defensive player of the week was Landon Clark who forced a turnover and had a huge sack!

Milford seventh grade Red volleyball player Karoline Schultz played some clutch defense in victories this week against Little Miami and Nagel Silver.  Her positive attitude also inspires her teammates when spirits are low!  Way to lead by example, Karoline!

Milford girls golfer Bailey Brunetti earned medalist honors for the lowest overall score at the Little Miami Golf Center Middle School Open.  She shot a 28 (+1) for the tournament!

Lebanon seventh grade Maroon volleyball co-captain Madison Kyle was instrumental in the squad's victory last week by serving 25 consecutive serves, 20 being aces.  She’s a blur on the court and covers anything and everything.  She’s extremely supportive of her teammates and leads by example and attitude.  Great job, Madison!

Loveland girls tennis players Lola Jones and Katie Collier played their first match of the season against Sycamore B team at first doubles and battled for two hours and ended up winning in a third-set tiebreaker.  The score was 6-3, 6-7 (lost second set in a tie-breaker!) and won third set tiebreaker (10-6).

Lebanon eighth grade cross country runner Hannah Glassmeyer ran an outstanding 12:52.5 pace at the Little Miami Invitational.  Her continued determination assisted this PR for the season.

Lebanon eighth grade cross country runner Liam McDonel brought many smiles this week.  He completed the Little Miami Invitational with a super pace of 13:05.0.  This PR for the season will give him momentum for the next meet.

Nagel eighth grade cross country runner Penny Arnold ran an amazing race at the Sacred Heart Invite on a very hilly and challenging Harbin Park course in Fairfield. Her hard work and dedication to the sport are paying off.  

Nagel eighth grade Blue volleyball player Emma Glynn had a great week of volleyball.  She is always ready to work hard and put in the extra effort!

Nagel girls tennis player Ainsley McCosh is a returning player for Nagel.  She works very hard in practice and in the off season to improve her game.  She is a fierce competitor on both the doubles and singles court.  Ainsley has tremendous foot speed; she gets to tough shots during rallies that take her opponents totally by surprise.  She is going to be a very valuable player on her future teams.

Winton Woods eighth grade football player Charles Mathis scored on a two-point conversion, blocked an extra point, and had an interception all in a huge win against Kings this week.

Loveland cross country runners Michael Piposar, a seventh grader, and Reagan Jones, an eighth grader, are our nominees of the week.  Michael ran a fantastic race at Little Miami and helped the boys' team win.  Reagan came in first for Loveland in the girls' open race and helped pack her team for the win.  Both have fantastic work ethics and positive attitudes.

Milford eighth grader cross country runners Charlie Vause, Wyatt Simones, Connor Evans, DJ Chadwell, and Tristan Corney led the team to a third place finish at the competitive Mason meet on Friday, finishing 1st, 8th, 18th, 19th, and 20th respectively. They ran with heart and raced extremely well!  Jack Hornschemeier, Alec Pramaggiore, Evan Jones, Joey Conley, and Gideon List all PR’d at their races this past weekend. The Eagles are working hard and seeing the rewards of hard work with great races!

The Nagel golf team had quite a day at Saturday's Middle School Open. Sydney Stockslager tied for second individually in the Girls Division,  Owen Detwiler tied for second in the Par 3 Division, Ben Trigg tied for second in the Par 3 Division, and Alex Rollman tied for second in the Championship Division (shooting a four-under par for 18 holes).  Nagel girls finished as Champion in the Girls Division with a tournament record 126, the boys finished as Champions in the Boys Par 3 Division with a tourney record 119, the Club Team finished third in the Boys Par 3 Division, and Nagel captured the Championship Division title with a tournament record 247!

Nagel seventh grade Silver football player Evan Overholser made several key plays against Loveland.  He had the block on an interception return that sprung the play for a touchdown.  He also had two other key defensive plays at crucial moments of the game, while also hauling in a very contested long throw on third down at a crucial point in the fourth quarter.

Milford girls tennis players Izzy Caton and Charley Gfroerer won their doubles match as they paired up for the first time this year.

Lebanon eighth grade White volleyball player Cameryn Franz served eight service points in the squad's losses to Little Miami B and Alter.

WEEK OF AUGUST 31-SEPTEMBER 6

West Clermont seventh grade football player Landon Young had eight carries for 98 yards and a touchdown in his team's 8-6 victory over Milford.

Loveland eighth grade boys cross country runner Jack Fagerland broke his PR for the season by 5 minutes and 14 seconds this weekend at the Loveland Invitational.  Jack has continued to come to practice every day and work hard to improve, and we are all very proud of him!

Loveland eighth grade girls cross country runner Nadia Bustin broke her PR for the season by 3 minutes and 53 seconds this weekend at the Loveland Invitational.  Nadia is new to cross country this year and always brings positive energy every single day.  Keep up the positive attitude and great work!

Milford eighth grade girls golfer Bailey Brunetti earned medalist honors for the team's match against Loveland.  She shot a 38 (+3) for the match!

Milford eighth grade boys cross country runner Ian Kittrell took almost four minutes off his PR at the Loveland Invitational on Saturday. Ian has been working hard all summer and his efforts paid off in the first race of the season! 

Milford seventh grader boys cross country runners Henry Craycraft, Ben Dargis, Paul Dumont, Landon Gobble, and Nathan Shay all had great first races, scoring points for their team and helping Milford to a strong showing at the Loveland Invitational. 

Nagel eighth grade Blue volleyball Athlete of the Week goes to Maeve Lindy!  She supports her teammates continuously, and has such a great attitude!

Nagel seventh grade Silver volleyball player Mallory Thorn is a true team player and leader who gives her best at practice and in every match. 

Lebanon eighth grade White volleyball player Ella Teubner helped lead her team to wins over the Nagel Silver Hawks and West Clermont Gray, serving 19-of-20 for 95 percent with 16 service points, 11 aces, four kills, and nine assists.

Kings seventh grade football player Sammy Evans scored both of the Knights' touchdowns on tough goal line carries in their 14-0 victory over Little Miami.  The defense pitched a shoutout for a second straight week, led by captains Ben Lockwood and Miguel Leija

At the Lebanon home cross country meet on Saturday, eighth grader Nate Cochran showed his prowess at running.  He kept a smart and patient pace, while really digging into the last 800.  He finished in 11:57.1.

Lebanon eighth grade girls cross country runner Mazie Monroe ran a smooth, fluid race from the start.  She finished in 13:31.5 during the home meet on Saturday.  Her pace gave her first place honors.

Loveland seventh grade tennis player Jenna Bullock is new to tennis this year and won a tough match at number-three singles to pull out a win after going into a tie-breaker in the second set during Wednesday's match.  She had nerves of steel and has improved so much since the start of the season.

Loveland seventh grade volleyball player McKenna Kirlin led her team in assists and serving aces.  She helped the Lady Tigers, after a first set loss, to win the match Wednesday at Milford.

Nagel seventh grade girls cross country runner Bridget McKee has dropped almost two minutes since her first race of the season, coming in ninth in the Championship Race at Saturday's Loveland Invitational.  

Milford seventh grade Red volleyball player Rachel Morgan served twenty-five straight points in the match against Winton Woods!  Way to show how consistency pays off!

Nagel tennis player Aubrey Schoonover showed her versatility on the court against Seven Hills and Mariemont this week.  She scored a come-from-behind win on the doubles court against Seven Hills with her partner Lauren Boberschmidt.  She then fought hard until the last point on the singles court in the Mariemont match.  Great job, Aubrey.

West Clermont's Maddie Russo (attacking) and Addie Shafer (setting) helped lead the seventh grade Navy volleyball team to back-to-back wins against tough opponents Little Miami and Lebanon.

Nagel seventh grade football player Will White scored a pair of touchdowns against Indian Hill.

Nagel seventh grade football player Bryce Noah moved from running back to offensive line this week.  He played outstanding and didn't complain one bit.  According to his coach, Bryce is one of the most unselfish players that he has ever coached.

Milford seventh grade White volleyball has gotten off to a 5-1 start thanks to strong net play from the squad's middles, Aubree Adams and Kylee Nolan.  Great work ladies!

The Kings' eighth grade football squad is 2-0 after its 14-0 win over Little Miami.  The defense played a great game, and Patrick Holubetz scored a pair of touchdowns in the victory.

WEEK OF AUGUST 24-30

Nagel seventh grader Brock Grubert won his first-ever cross country meet at the Ross Invitational.

Nagel eighth grader Amina Divanovic also won the eighth grade race at the Ross Invitational.

Nagel eighth grade Silver football player Trace Jallick threw his first touchdown as a quarterback this past week - the first of many to come!

West Clermont eighth grade cheerleader Hannah Miller has shown great leadership as a returning squad member this fall.  She is the first to step up and offer help when needed, has great knowledge of the material, and always gives 110 percent.

Nagel eighth grade volleyball player Gabby Barlow shows up and is ready to work with a smile on her face.  She is continuing to grow as an athlete!

West Clermont seventh grade football player Caleb Riley had a 54-yard interception return for a touchdown!

Little Miami seventh grade football:  Jesse Trevathan had seven tackles, two for a loss, and a sack in his first game.  Gunnar Hoffman had great punts under pressure, averaging over 20+ yards per punt.

Little Miami eighth grade football players Ethan Dowden and Carter Wichterman led the defense to a shutout.  Eli Schoellman scored on offense and defense in the 38-0 victory.

Nagel eighth grade football player Mason Glen threw for a pair of touchdowns, rushed for a third, and racked up over 100 yards passing in a 30-16 victory over Loveland.

Kings seventh grade football players Grant Nurre and Max Lockwood each scored their first touchdowns as seventh grade Knights! The team played awesome in its 20-0 defeat of Nagel!

Loveland boys cross country runner Nick Huff is a returning eighth grader who ended the season as our #1 runner last year.  He has picked off right where he left off and helped lead the boys to a second place finish at Ross (where he finished fifth overall) and a third place finish at Moeller (where he finished sixth overall with a season PR of 12:31).  Nick is a great kid who always leads by example!

Loveland girls cross country Parker Mentzer is a seventh grader who has quickly become our number-one runner.  She helped lead the girls to a first-place finish at Ross (where she finished second overall) and a second place finish at the Moeller Invitational (where she finished fourth overall with a season PR of 13:15).  Parker comes every day ready to work hard and put forth her best effort!

Milford eighth grade volleyball (White) player Aubrey Langdon served 23 straight serves to win the match against Norwood on Saturday at Milford's community fundraising event, Volley for a Cause!  The squad has begun the season with a perfect 4-0 record.  

BOYS' BASKETBALL:  Shout out to Kings for knocking off Milford to capture the seventh grade tournament title 46-30.  Congratulations Knights!  In the eight grade tournament final, Walnut Hills downed Milford to secure the title!  Congratulations Eagles!

GIRLS' BASKETBALL:  Walnut Hills defeated Milford in both the seventh and eighth grade tournaments to come away with ECC titles!  Congratulations to both squads and to Milford for finishing runner-up in both grade levels!


WRESTLING:  The Loveland Tigers captured the 2020 ECC wrestling title, finishing ahead of runner-up Milford by 16 points.  For complete results, click HERE.

FOOTBALL:  Kings (seventh grade) and Milford (eighth grade) captured ECC football titles this fall.  For Milford, the team finished its two-year run with a perfect 16-0 record!  Look for football team records on the FOOTBALL link under the FALL tab above.

VOLLEYBALL:  Nagel Blue won the seventh grade tournament title, while Kings captured the eighth grade championship.  Congratulations to both squads!

CROSS COUNTRY:  Loveland swept both the boys' and girls' cross country championships at the October 12 ECC Meet at West Clermont.  Loveland finished ahead of runner-up Nagel by ten points on the boys' side and by 53 on the girls' side.  

BOYS' AND GIRLS' TRACK:  Loveland won both the boys' and girls' track championships this spring.  I believe the Tigers have won the boys' and girls' titles for seven straight years! 

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