Salute To Our MVC State Participants

10/01/2019

SUMMIT WINS STATE XC CROWN
In boys' cross country, Summit Country Day won its first-ever boys' team championship by winning the 2019 OHSAA State Boys' Cross Country Championship!  Evan Lakhia led the Knights with a 19th place finish.  Other Summit runners included the Knights' Andrew Wagner (24th), Matthew Brumfield (30th), Brian DeWine (35th), David Nelson (54th), Sean LaMacchia (91), and Larkin Woodward (129).  Miami Valley Christian Academy's Will Stewart finished 38th.  Congratulations!  Complete results are HERE.

BACK-TO-BACK TITLES FOR CCD!
In girls' soccer, Cincinnati Country Day advanced to the State Final Four after its Regional Final win over Mariemont.  The Lady Indians then defeated Columbus Academy 4-2 in the State semis.  Read more HERE.  In the State Championship game at MAPFRE Stadium, the Lady Indians won their second straight State title with a convincing 5-1 victory over Findlay Liberty-Benton.  The squad finished a remarkable season with a 20-0-2 record under head coach Theresa Hirschauer.

OTHER MVC STATE PARTICIPANTS
Congratulations to Cincinnati Country Day's Sam Pettengill who qualified for the October 11-12 Division III State Boys' Golf Tournament.  Sam finished tied for third at Districts and earned his trip to State after coming out on top in a dramatic three-way playoff!  Complete individual results from the October 1 District Championships can be found HERE.  At Columbus, Sam finished eighth overall to cap off a great season!  Individual DIII State results can be found HERE.  CHCA's Jack Sonne also represented the MVC in the Division II Sate Golf Championships!  Jack finished tied for fourth at the District Tournament to earn his spot at State!  Complete results from the DII District Tournament can be found HERE.  At State, Jack placed fifth overall, earning All-State honors!  DII individual State results are HERE.

In girls' tennis, CHCA's Lynn Kader advanced to the OHSAA State Championships at the Lindner Family Tennis Center!  She won her first round match before falling in second round action.  Congratulations to Lynn!

In girls' cross country, Summit Country Day's Catherine Coldiron and Cincinnati Country Day's Natalie de Beer also competed in the State Championships!  Catherine finished 32nd and Natalie finished 34th!  Congratulations!  Complete results are HERE.

In football, shout out to Roger Bacon (DIV), CHCA and Summit Country Day (DV), and Cincinnati College Prep and top-seeded New Miami (DVII) for earning playoff berths!  Roger Bacon was the lone school to win its first round match-up, advancing to round two.  Read more HERE.  In second round action, the Spartans fell to Valley View 28-27.  Read more HERE.

In volleyball, CHCA downed Versailles in a thrilling four-set Regional Final to advance to the State semi-final match against Findlay Liberty-Benton. The Lady Eagles fell in the State semi-finals to finish an amazing season with a 21-7 record!  Read more HERE.