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The Miami Valley Conference is excited to welcome Miami Valley Christian Academy, Norwood, and Cincinnati College Prep Academy (football only) to the Conference!  These schools bring a rich history of athletic and academic excellence to our Conference.  Check out the new divisional breakdowns for the fall season in football and volleyball.

In addition, Purcell Marian and Roger Bacon are set to join the MVC in football only beginning with the 2019-2020 school year. 

The MVC website features a number of Home Page stories which can be read below.  In addition, an even larger number of stories can be found by clicking on the "In The News" link above.  These stories come from school web sites, local newspapers, and other media sources.  Keep up-to-date on your local teams and athletes by periodically checking this "In The News" link above.  

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Good luck to all of our athletes, coaches, athletic directors, administrators, and parents who make the Miami Valley Conference the premier small-school league in the state!

The Greater Cincinnati Sports Awards ceremony was held April 23, and the Miami Valley Conference was well represented at the event.  Norwood's Miranda Sanderfer received the Heart and Hustle Award.  Summit Country Day's Ravin Alexander (girls' soccer), Harrison Schertzinger (boys' soccer), and Alea Harris (girls' basketball), and Seven Hills' Audrey Wilson (girls' bowling) earned top player awards int heir respective sports.  Read more about the event HERE.  Spring athletes will be recognized at a ceremony later this summer.

MVC SPRING ATHLETES AT STATE!

Congratulations to Cincinnati Country Day's Ashutosh Annapantula and Herschel Albert for advancing to the May 25-26 State Tennis Championships at the Lindner Family Tennis Center in Mason!

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BASEBALL:  The race for the Scarlet Division baseball title was a close one, with Summit Country Day and CHCA both finishing at 15-1 in league play.  The two squads will share the Scarlet Division title.  This was the 15th consecutive league championship for CHCA.  Cincinnati Christian captured the Gray Division crown, its first since 2013.  POSTSEASON SCHEDULE:  Cincinnati Christian and CHCA both won their respective District titles and have advanced to the Regional semis.  Cincinnati Christian will play Russia Thursday at Springfield's Carleton Davidson Stadium at 2 pm, while CHCA plays TBA Thursday at Mason at 2 pm.

SOFTBALL:  CHCA (11-2) has wrapped up the 2018 Conference title, but Cincinnati Christian (10-2) is a win away from making it a co-championship.  The Gray Division championship went to Seven Hills.  The Lady Stingers finished MVC play with a fine 12-1 record.  POSTSEASON SCHEDULE:  Cincinnati Christian fell to Bradford in the Division IV District Final.  The Lady Cougars finished their fine season with a 15-5 record.

BOYS' TRACK:  Clark Montessori captured the 2018 MVC track championship, some 22.5 points ahead of second place Cincinnati Country Day.  Congratulations to the Most Valuable Performer of the meet Zavontae Chichester from North College Hill.  Coach of the Year honors went to Clark Montessori's Nia BauckePOSTSEASON SCHEDULE:  The Division III District title trophy will reside at Cincinnati Country Day, as the Indians finished six points ahead of runner-up Summit Country Day.  In Division II competition, Clark Montessori finished third overall.  Complete DIII results can be found HERE and DII results HERE.  The top four finishers in each event advance to the May 23-26 Regional Meet in Troy.

GIRLS' TRACK:  Summit Country Day won its third straight MVC title in girls' track, outdistancing runner-up Cincinnati Country Day by 50.5 points.  Summit Country Day's Lauren Jones was named Most Valuable Performer, while the Lady Knights' Kim Horning earned Coach of the Year accolades.  POSTSEASON SCHEDULE:  Summit Country Day won the Division III District Championship, while The Lady Indians from Cincinnati Country finished as DIII District runners-up.  Complete DIII results can be found HERE and the DII results HERE.  Top four finishers in each event advance to the Regional Meet which is slated for May 23-26 in Troy.

BOYS' TENNIS:  Cincinnati Country Day captured its seventh consecutive MVC championship.  The Indians finished the ECC season with a perfect 8-0 record, quite an accomplishment in the always tough Miami Valley Conference.  POSTSEASON SCHEDULE:  MVC athletes who advanced to Districts included Seven Hills' Max Yuan and the doubles teams of Ben Schiff and Naail Sajjad and Curtis Sun and John Stewart; as well as Cincinnati Country Day's Neil Badlani and Kasey Gomia, and the doubles teams of Ashutosh Annapantula and Herschel Albert and Manav Midha and Sai Nalagatla.  Districts are scheduled for today and Saturday at the Lindner Family Tennis Center.  Congratulations to Ashutosh and Herschel for advancing to Friday's and Saturday's State Tennis Championships!  

BOYS' LACROSSE:  The Silver Knights of Summit Country Day have won the past two MVC crowns in boys' lacrosse.  The Knights finished in first again this spring, but will share the title with Seven Hills.  The Stingers pulled out a dramatic 10-9 win over the Knights in the final seconds to secure the co-championship.  POSTSEASON SCHEDULE:  Seven Hills travels to Indian Hill tonight at 7 pm and Summit Country Day at Mariemont tonight at 7 pm.

GIRLS' LACROSSE:  The MVC will crown its fourth champion in girls' lacrosse, and if history repeats itself, the Summit Country Day Lady Knights will take the hardware home for the fourth straight time.  Summit Country Day grabbed the lead in this year’s conference race with a 3-0 record and has guaranteed at least a share of the 2018 title.  POSTSEASON SCHEDULE:  Summit Country Day travels to Indian Hill Tuesday at 6 pm. 

BASEBALL
CHCA (#1)
Summit Country Day (#5)
Cincinnati Country Day (#8)

SOFTBALL
CHCA (#6)

BOYS' TRACK
Clark Montessori (#4)
Cincinnati Country Day (#6)

GIRLS' TRACK
Summit Country Day (#3)
Cincinnati Country Day (#5)

BOYS' TENNIS
Seven Hills (#2)
Cincinnati Country Day (#3)
Summit Country Day (#6)
CHCA (#9)

BOYS' LACROSSE
Summit Country Day (#10)

GIRLS' LACROSSE
Summit Country Day (#5)

Summit Country Day's Ravin Alexander (girls' soccer) and Seven Hills' Avani Seshiah (volleyball) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced August 21.  Congratulations to Avani for winning the honor in volleyball!  Read more HERE.

Dayton Christian's Tywon Berry was a finalist for the Tristate Football Player of the Week award, announced August 27. 

Summit Country Day's Max Mosbacher (boys' golf), Seven Hills' Annie Leeper (girls' soccer), and Clark Montessori's Ryan Estes (boys' cross country) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced August 28.  Congratulations to Annie for winning the honor in girls' soccer.  Read more HERE.

Norwood's Brennan Wallace was a finalist for the Tristate Football Player of the Week award, announced September 4.  Congratulations on winning the award!  Read more HERE.

CHCA is in contention for the Enquirer Football Team of the Week award.  In addition, Summit Country Day's Caroline Karbowski (girls' golf) and Ravin Alexander (girls' soccer) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced September 6.  

Cincinnati Country Day's Daniel Nesbitt was a finalist for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week in boys' soccer, announced September 12. 

Dayton Christian's Tywon Berry was a finalist for the Tristate Football Player of the Week award, announced September 17.

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

Cincinnati Country Day was a finalist for the Enquirer Football Team of the Week award, announced September 18.  Other individual nominees included CHCA's Matthew Kadnar (boys' golf); Summit Country Day's Sam Gosiger (boys' golf), Ravin Alexander (girls' soccer), Doug Simpson (boys' soccer), and Amy Poffenberger (girls' tennis); Cincinnati Country Day's Riley Michalski (boys' soccer), Joely Virzi (girls' soccer), and Mia Masterson and Gauri Midha (girls' tennis); North College Hill's Partap Subba (boys' soccer); and Cincinnati Christian's Nathan Smearsoll (boys' cross country).  Congratulations to Doug, Joely, Mia, and Gauri for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

Norwood's Miranda Sanderfer was named the Enquirer Heart and Hustle Award winner, announced September 22.  Watch the video HERE.

Clark Montessori's Keith Fisher is a finalist for the Tristate Football Player of the Week award, announced September 24.  Vote HERE.

Cincinnati Country Day's Alex Hamall (boys' cross country), Natalie De Beer (girls' cross country), John Pettengill (boys' golf), and Tony Buechly (boys' soccer); Summit Country Day's Ravin Alexander (girls' soccer) and Elizabeth Fahrmeier (girls' tennis); and Seven Hills' Brennan Callow (boys' soccer) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced September 25.  Congratulations to Brennan for winning the award in boys' soccer.  Read more HERE.

Summit Country Day’s Xavier Johnson won the LaRosa’s MVP of the Week award, announced September 27.  Read more HERE

Miami Valley Christian Academy was a finalist for the Tristate Football Gold Star Chili Team of the Week award, announced October 1. 

Dayton Christian’s Shawn VanNoy, St. Bernard’s Josh Bailey, and Summit Country Day’s Joe Collins were finalists for the Tristate Football Athlete of the Week award, announced October 1.  

Miami Valley Christian Academy is in contention for the Enquirer Football Team of the Week award!  In addition, MVCA's Payton McElfresh (volleyball), Norwood's Brandon Young (boys' soccer), St. Bernard's Armanie White (football), Seven Hills' Max Lane (boys' golf), Summit Country Day's Sam Gosiger (boys' golf), and Cincinnati Country Day's Thomas Mactaggart (boys' golf) were all finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced October 3.  Congratulations to Payton and Max for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

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

CHCA's Alex Barnard (football), Norwood's Maddie Baker (girls' cross country) and Miranda Sanderfer (girls' soccer), Cincinnati Country Day's Jack Gardner and John Pettengill (boys' golf), Summit Country Day's Mimi Stines (girls' soccer) and Elizabeth Fahrmeier (girls' tennis), and Seven Hills' Jillian Blatt and Natalie Choo (girls' tennis) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced October 9.  Congratulations to Jillian and Natalie for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

New Miami's Trey Robinette was a finalist for the Tristate Football Player of the Week award, announced October 15.

Clark Montessori's Ryan Estes (boys' cross country), Summit Country Day's Catherine Coldiron (girls' cross country), Elizabeth Fahrmeier (girls' tennis), and Sam Gosiger (boys' golf), Seven Hills' Egan Dewitt (boys' golf), and Cincinnati Country Day's John Pettengill (boys' golf) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced October 17.  Congratulations to Egan for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

Clark Montessori's Keith Fisher was a finalist for the WLWT Blitz 5 Primetime Performer award, announced October 20.

The Summit Country Day Silver Knights were in contention for the Tristate Football Gold Star Chili Team of the Week award, announced October 22.

Clark Montessori's Alex Schaeffer was a finalist for the Tristate Football Player of the Week award, announced October 22.

CHCA was in contention for the Enquirer Football Team of the Week award, announced October 24.  Other individual nominees included Cincinnati Country Day's Alec Hamall (boys' cross country), Clark Montessori's Ryan Estes (boys' cross country), Summit Country Day's Catherine Coldiron (girls' cross country) and Elizabeth Fahrmeier (girls' tennis), and Seven Hills' Brooke Meador (girls' soccer).  Congratulations to Alec and Brooke for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

The CHCA Eagles were finalists for the Tristate Football Gold Star Chili Team of the Week award, announced October 29.

Summit Country Day's Doug Simpson (boys' soccer), Ravin Alexander (girls' soccer), Catherine Coldiron (girls' cross country), and Elijah Weaver (boys' cross country); CHCA's Cole Fisher (football); and Clark Montessori's Ryan Estes (boys' cross country) were in contention for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced October 31.

Summit Country Day's Mimi Stines won the LaRosa's MVP of the Week award, announced October 31.  Read more HERE.

Clark Montessori's Ryan Estes (boys' cross country) and Summit Country Day's Colby Gordon (boys' soccer) and Ravin Alexander (girls' soccer) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced November 7.

CHCA's Mason Bernhardt (football) and Summit Country Day's Eli Rawlings and Ravin Alexander (soccer) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced November 13.  Congratulations to Mason for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

Summit Country Day’s Ravin Alexander was in contention for the MaxPreps/JJHuddle Athlete of the Week award, announced November 14.

Both the boys’ and girls’ soccer teams were recognized as the MaxPreps/JJHuddle Team of the Week award winners, announced November 16.  Read more HERE.

Cincinnati Country Day's Trey Smith (boys' basketball), Cincinnati Christian's Tyler Parker (boys' bowling), and Seven Hills' Audrey Wilson (girls' bowling) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced December 4.  Congratulations to Audrey for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

Cincinnati Country Day's Max Boaz was a finalist for the Enquirer Wrestler of the Week award, announced December 11.

North College Hill’s Lorenzo Sparks was in contention for the WLWT Blitz 5 Primetime Performer award, announced December 15.

Cincinnati Country Day's Trey Smith (boys' basketball) and Cincinnati Christian's Cheyenne Wilson (girls' bowling) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced December 19.

Summit Country Day's Niah Woods was a finalist for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced December 26.

Clark Montessori's Marlin Lyons and Cincinnati Country Day's Trey Smith were finalists for the Enquirer Boys' Basketball Athlete of the Week award, announced January 2.

Clark Montessori's Marlin Lyons was a finalist for the WLWT Blitz 5 Primetime Performer award, announced January 2.

Cincinnati Country Day's Izzy Hensley (girls' basketball), Cincinnati Christian's Michael Yost (boys' bowling), and Seven Hills' Greg Kalin (boys' swimming) and Lucy Callard (girls' swimming) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced January 16.  Congrats to Greg for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

Seven Hills' Maggie Kersting (girls' basketball) and North College Hill's Lorenzo Sparks (boys' basketball) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced January 22.  Congratulations to Maggie for winning the award!  Read more HERE

Summit Country Day's Alea Harris (girls' basketball) and Cincinnati Country Day's Blake Adkins (boys' basketball) were in contention for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced January 30.

St. Bernard's Michail Flowers (boys' basketball), North College Hill's Lorenzo Sparks (boys' basketball), and Seven Hills' Tindar Cyr (boys' swimming) and Jocelyn Spanbauer (girls' swimming) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced February 5.  Congratulations to Tindar and Jocelyn for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

Seven Hills' Adam Firestein (boys' bowling) was a finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced February 13.  Congratulations Adam for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

Seven Hills' Lucy Callard was named the Penn Station Student-Athlete of the Month award winner for February.  Read more HERE.

Seven Hills' Lucy Callard (girls' swimming) and Cincinnati Christian's Collin Fritz (boys' bowling) and Crystal Wilson (girls' bowling) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced February 19.  Congratulations to all three athletes for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

Seven Hills' Lucy Callard (girls' swimming) and Audrey Wilson (girls' bowling) were a finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced February 26.  Congratulations to both athletes for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

Summit Country Day's Henry and Harrison Schertzinger were named the Penn Station Athletes of the Month, announced March 5.  Congratulations to both young men!  Read more HERE.

North College Hill's Lorenzo Sparks is a finalist for the WLWT Blitz 5 Primetime Performer of the Week award, announced March 9.  Vote HERE.

North College Hill's Lorenzo Sparks (boys' basketball) was a finalist for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced March 12.

North College Hill's Kaden Warner was in contention for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced March 19.

Cincinnati Country Day's T.J. Brock (baseball) was a finalist for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week, announced March 26.

Summit Country Day's Brennan Gick (baseball) was a finalist for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced April 2.

Clark Montessori's Thunder Jackson-Gulleman (baseball), CHCA's Julian Herman (boys' track), Cincinnati Country Day's Hannah Hess (girls' lacrosse), and Seven Hills' Tessa Robinson (girls' lacrosse) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced April 10.  Shout out to Tessa for winning the award!  Read more HERE.

North College Hill's Zavontae Chichester (boys' track) and Ashlin Lindsey (girls' track) and CHCA's Cayse Osborne (baseball) were in contention for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced April 17. 

Clark Montessori's Brazeil Moore was a finalist for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week in boys' track, announced April 24.

Cincinnati Country Day's Trey Smith (baseball) and Sterling Snell (boys' lacrosse), Norwood's Stevie Robbins (boys' track) and Maddie Baker (girls' track), and CHCA's Julian Herman (boys' track) were finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced April 30. 

Summit Country Day's Eric Fisk (baseball) and Cincinnati Country Day's Hannah Hess (girls' lacrosse) are finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced May 7.  Vote HERE

Cincinnati Country Day's TJ Brock and Seven Hills' Curtis Sun and John Stewart are finalists for the Enquirer Athlete of the Week award, announced May 15.  Vote HERE.

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