2014-15 Spring Sports Season In Review

05/03/2015

SPRING STATE CHAMPIONS:  Congratulations to Cincinnati Country Day's doubles team of Shaheel Mitra and Vishaal Nalagatla who won the Division II State Championship!  Read more HERE.  Also, the Indians won the Ohio Tennis Coaches Association (OTCA) State Team Championship on May 30.  Summit Country Day's Mason Moore defended his State title in the 1600 meter run at the OHSAA State Track Meet.

SOFTBALL:  MVC UPDATES:  Congratulations to CHCA (Scarlet) and Seven Hills (Gray) for capturing Conference Divisional titles this spring.  Player of the Year honors went to Cincinnati Country Day's Missy Dieckman-Meyer (Scarlet) and to North College Hill's Abby Wilson (Gray).  Coach of the Year winners were CHCA's Leah Crouch (Scarlet) and Seven Hills' Tom Betts (Gray).  POSTSEASON HONORS:  Congratulations to Cincinnati Country Day's Missy Dieckman-Meyer, who earned First Team Southwest District All-Metro honors this spring.  New Miami's Samantha Gray and Cincinnati Christian's Shauna McKain received Honorable Mention recognition.  See the complete list HERE.

BASEBALL:  MVC UPDATES:  Congratulations to our Conference Divisional champions, New Miami and St. Bernard (Gray) and CHCA (Scarlet).  Our Players of the Year were Summit Country Day's Eric Terry (Scarlet) and St. Bernard's Chris Beckham (Gray).  Cincinnati Country Day's Cameron Alldred was named Pitcher of the Year.  Coach of the Year honors went to CHCA's Jeff Keith and Cincinnati Country Day's Tim Dunn (Scarlet) and New Miami's Ralph Lunsford and St. Bernard's Ken Harbison (Gray).  OHSAA TOURNAMENT RECAP:  Cincinnati Country Day (#1 seed) beat Ripley, MVCA, Arcanum, and Russia to advance to the Regional Finals against Fort Recovery on May 29.  The Indians lost to finish their season at 25-5.  Summit Country Day downed Roger Bacon, Twin Valley South, CHCA and also played for a Regional title on May 29.  The Silver Knights defeated Waynesville to advance to the State Final Four for the first time since 1996.  Read more HERE.  The Silver Knights opened Final Four action with a 6-4 win over Genoa Area on June 5.  Read more HERE.  The Knights fell 4-2 in the title game to Canton Central Catholic on June 6 to finish the season 19-13 overall.  Read more HERE.   POSTSEASON HONORS:  Summit Country Day's Eric Terry (First Team) and  CHCA's Chase and Cameron Murray and Clark Montessori's Paris Hill (Second Team) earn  Division III All-State honors from the OHSBCA.  Division IV recognition went to Cincinnati Country Day's Cameron Alldred (co-Player of the Year) and Austin Richey who earn First Team honors.  See complete list HERE.

BOYS' TRACK:  MVC UPDATES:  Congratulations to the Cincinnati Country Day Indians for capturing the 2015 Conference Track Championship.  Complete event-by-event results can be found HERE.  Congratulations also to our Runners of the Year, Cincinnati Christian's Andy Spies, Summit Country Day's Mason Moore, and CHCA's Adam Baker.  Coach of the Year honors went to Cincinnati Country Day's Steven ConnerDIVISION II REGIONAL QUALIFIERS:  Congratulations to North College Hill on the squad's sixth place team finish.  The following athletes advanced to the Regional Meet:  Clark Montessori's Ian Turner (100 meters) and North College Hill's Zavontae Chichester (110 hurdles), Kristopher Banks (110 hurdles), Zak Ouadi (high jump), and the 4x100 meter relay.  Complete Division II District Meet results can be found HEREDIVISION III REGIONAL QUALIFIERS:  Congratulations to the 2015 Boys' District Champion, the Cincinnati Country Day Indians.  Summit Country Day finished runner-up and Cincinnati Christian placed third overall.  The following athletes qualified for the Regional Meet:  Cincinnati Christian's Kameron Antwine (100 meters District Champion and 200 meters District Champion), Matthew Floyd (1600 meters), David Higgins (3200 meters), Andrew Spies (110 hurdles District Champion and 300 hurdles District Champion), and the 4x200 meter relay District Champion, and 4x400 and 4x800 meter relays; Cincinnati Country Day's Darryn Jordan (100 meters), Cooper Ebersbach (800 meters District Champion); Conner Wiley (800 meters), Kamal Apatira (110 hurdles), Doug Barnett (300 hurdles), Schuyler Snell (high jump District Champion), Alex Warner (pole vault), Blake Adkins (pole vault), Matt McFarland (long jump), Mantero Moreno-Cheek (shot put and discus), Mitchell Mack (shot put and discus), and the 4x100 meter relay District Champion and 4x800 meter relay; Seven Hills'Josh Weaver (100 and 200 meters), Chase Gardner (800 meters), Matthew Marquardt (1600 meters), Matthew Maring (3200 meters), and the 4x200 meter relay; St. Bernard'sBryce Degaro (400 meters), Arthur McCaster (400 meters), and the 4x400 meter relay; Summit Country Day'sHudson Whiting (400 meters), Tullus Dean (800 meters), Mason Moore (1600 meters District Champion), Scott Kinross (1600 meters), Grady Stuckman (3200 meters District Champion), Stewart Spanbauer (110 and 300 hurdles), Tyler Hannah (high jump and long jump District Champion), Dustin Argo (pole vault), and the 4x200 and 4x400 meter relays and 4x800 meter relay District Champion; and Lockland'sVon Brown (200 meters).  Complete Division III District Meet results can be found HEREREGIONAL MEET RECAP:  Congratulations to Cincinnati Christian on the Cougars' fourth place team finish at the Division III Regional Meet at Troy!  State qualifiers included Summit Country Day's Mason Moore (1600 meters Regional Champion) and the 4x800 meter relay; Cincinnati Christian's Andrew Spies (110 and 300 hurdles), Kameron Antwine (100 meters and 200 meters Regional Champion in both); Cincinnati Country Day's Darryn Jordan (100 meters) and the 4x100 meter relay Regional Champion; and Seven Hills' Josh Weaver (200 meters). Complete Division III Troy Regional Meet results can be found HERE.  The lone MVC Division II State qualifier was Clark Montessori's Ian Turner in the 100 meters.  Complete Division II Dayton Regional Meet results can be found HERESTATE MEET PLACERS:  Cincinnati Christian's Kameron Antwine finished second in the 200 meters and seventh in the 200 meters and Andrew Spies placed fifth in the 300 hurdles.  Cincinnati Country Day's Darryn Jordan finished fifth in the 100 meters.  Complete Division II State Meet results can be found HERE, while Division III results can be found HERE.

GIRLS' TRACK:  MVC UPDATES:  Congratulations to the North College Hill Lady Trojans for winning the Conference Track Championship!  Complete event-by-event results can be found HERE.  Conference Runner of the Year honors went to North College Hill's Jazmin Smith and Coach of the Year accolades went to the Lady Trojans' Feliz SmithDIVISION II REGIONAL QUALIFIERS:  Congratulations to North College Hill for capturing the Division II District title!  The following athletes qualified for the Regional Meet: North College Hill's Jazmin Smith (100 meters District Champion, 200 meters District Champion, and 100 hurdles District Champion), Aniya Jones (400 meters and 800 meters District Champion), Quane'e Wright (100 hurdles), Janae Blalock (long jump), Brooke Dawson (long jump), Taylor Jones (shot put), Annah Leonard (discus), and the 4x100 and 4x400 meter relays; and CHCA's Morgan Bradley (high jump and pole vault).  Complete Division II District Meet results can be found HEREDIVISION III REGIONAL QUALIFIERS:  Congratulations to Summit Country Day who captured the girls' District title, while Cincinnati Country Day placed third overall.  The following athletes advanced to the Regional Meet:  Summit Country Day's Niah Woods (100 and 200 meters and long jump District Champion), Sydni Brooks (200 meters District Champion and 400 meters District Champion), Margo Dailey (1600 meters), Adelaide Tsueda (3200 meters), Jodie Hutchins (300 hurdles District Champion), Brenna Biggs (300 hurdles), Olivia Adams (pole vault District Champion), and the 4x400 meter relay and 4x800 meter relay District Champion; Cincinnati Country Day's Ayanna Kemp (100 meters), Grace Pettengill (800 meters District Champion), Kaitlin Harden (800 meters and high jump), Abbie Bryant (pole vault), Clarissa Conner (pole vault), Moya Ly (300 hurdles), Haven Watson (long jump), and the 4x100 and 4x800 meter relays; Cincinnati Christian's Rachel Doloresco (200 and 400 meters), Allison Higgins (800 meters), Anna Holder (800 meters); and the 4x200 and 4x800 meter relays; and Seven Hills' Alayana Choo (200 meters and long jump) and Alexis Tucker (discus).  Complete Division III District Meet results can be found HEREREGIONAL MEET RECAP:  Congratulations to our lone Division III State Meet qualifier, Summit Country Day's Sydni Brooks in the 400 meters.  Complete Division III Troy Regional Meet results can be found HERE.  Division II qualifiers included North College Hill's Jazmin Smith (100 hurdles Regional Champion, 100 meters, and 200 meters Regional Champion) and the 4x400 meter relay and CHCA's Morgan Bradley in the high jump.  Complete Division II Dayton Regional Meet results can be found HERESTATE MEET PLACERS:  North College Hill's Jazmin Smith finished second in the 100 hurdles, third in the 200 meters, and eighth in the 100 meters in Division II competition.  Complete Division II State Meet results can be found HERE, while Division III results can be found HERE.

BOYS' TENNIS:  MVC UPDATES:  Cincinnati Country Day captured the Conference title.  Player of the Year honors went to Cincinnati Country Day's Asher Hirsch and Coach of the Year accolades went to Seven Hills' Tim DrewOHSAA TOURNAMENT UPDATES:  Congrats to the following Division II District qualifiers:  Cincinnati Country Day's Asher Hirsch and the doubles teams of Shaheel Mitra and Vishaal Nalagatla and Chase Tholke and Leonard Behrans; Seven Hills' doubles teams of Henry Chavez and Jacob Stavsky and Carl Compton and Arjun Dheenan; Summit Country Day's Calvin Spanbauer; and Clark Montessori's Chris Bak.   STATE BOUND:  Congratulations to our Division II State Championship qualifiers:  Cincinnati Country Day's Asher Hirsch (District Champion) and Clark Montessori's Chris Bak advanced in singles play.  In doubles, the Cincinnati Country Day teams of Shaheel Mitra & Vishaal Nalagatla and Chase Tholke & Leonard Behrans also advanced to the May 29-30 State Championships.  Shaheel and Vishaal WON the Division II doubles championship! POSTSEASON HONORS:  Cincinnati Country Day's Asher Hirsch, Shaheel Mitra, and Vishaal Nalagatla were named to the Ohio Tennis Coaches Association (OTCA) All-Ohio squad.  See the complete list HERE.

BOYS' LACROSSE:  The Stingers of Seven Hills won the Conference title in boys' lacrosse.  Seven Hills' Andrew Head and Summit Country Day's Chase Lyle earned Player of the Year honors.  Coach of the Year recognition went to Seven Hills' Nick GreiweOHSLA TOURNAMENT UPDATES:  The boys' Division II OHSLA tournament began May 20 with Summit Country Day downing Turpin.  The Silver Knights then downed Kings and Seven Hills defeated Milford and the two teams will square off against each other on May 27.  The Silver Knights held on for a 7-6 victory and will advance to face Mariemont on Saturday at Kings HS at noon.  POSTSEASON HONORS:  Congratulations to the following players who earned OHSLA Division II All-Region First Team honors:  Seven Hills' Georgie Fovel, Andrew Head, Stefan Antonsson, Reed Russell, George Karamanoukian, Jackson Callow, and Summit Country Day's Cole Bush, Harry Schertzinger, and Henry Schertzinger.  Second Team recognition went to Summit Country Day's Joseph Delworth, Alex Sigman, Chase Lyle, and Seven Hills' Ike Lanier.  Honorable Mention honors went to CHCA's Joshua Eckert, Kyle Renners; Seven Hills' Leo Fried and Tucker Robinson; and Summit Country Day's Lennox Brooks and Connor Lyle. See the complete list HERE.  The OHSLA All-State First Team selections included Seven Hills' Andrew Head, George Karamanoukian, and Jackson Callow.  Second Team honorees included Seven Hills' Stefan Antonsson and Summit Country Day's Cole Bush; while Third Team selections included Seven Hills' Georgie Fovel and Reed Russell, along with Summit Country Day's Harrison and Henry Schertzinger.    See the complete All-State selections HERE.

GIRLS' LACROSSE:  Congratulations to Summit Country Day for winning the Conference championship.  Player of the Year honors went to Sydney Beckmeyer and Coach of the Year recognition went to Seven Hills' Alex ThurnerOSLA TOURNAMENT UPDATES: Tournament action continues this week for Summit Country Day.  The Lady Knights defeated Seton to advance to the Regional Finals for the second consecutive year.  The Lady Knights then faced defending state champion Worthington Kilbourne on May 21, only to win 11-10 and advance to the State Final Four!  The Lady Knights fell to Chagrin Falls on May 29 to finish their great season one win away from playing for a State title!  Read more HEREPOSTSEASON HONORS:  The following athletes earned OSLCA All-Region honors:  Cincinnati Country Day's Grace Krammer and Jane Brooks; CHCA's Claire Drosos; Seven Hills' Maggie Gosiger and Claire Stewart; and Summit Country Day's Sydney Beckmeyer, Katie Byrne, Annie Rose, and Khakie Nies.  Congratulations to Summit Country Day's Sydney Beckmeyer who was named First Team All-State by the OSLCA!