Spring Weekly Update 4/12-4/17

The spring season continues.  Stat Leaders are posted in all sports.  Complete stats can be found under each sport's link.
COVID 19 issues could still effect some contests so be aware of possible schedule changes.
Story Under Construction.....

Madeira, Taylor, & Wyoming are all 2-0 in the league. Taylor is 6-2 overall, Wyoming 3-1. & Madeira 3-2.
Some Results From Last Week...
Wyoming 4 Reading 0 - Brennan Pagan had 7 innings of no hit ball with 8 strikeouts.
Mariemont 18 Fayetteville-Perry 5 - Warriors had 11 runs in the 3rd.  Tyler Tritsch had 2 doubles & 3 RBIs
Taylor 12 Cincinnati Country Day 11 - Game was played at the Florence Y'All ballpark.  Thomas Coyne & Mark Snowden each had 2 RBIs

Stat Leaders  
Average (at least 10 ABs) - Josh McNulty (Deer Park) .647
Home Runs - 3 tied with 2
RBIs - Maskus Hedges (Deer Park) 15
ERA (at least 10 innings) - Noah Rudisell (Taylor) 0.64
Wins - 3 with 2
Strikeouts - Ouinn Benner (Mariemont), Josh McNulty 20

There will be 17 games this week, 12 of them league.

Wyoming is 3-0 in the league & 5-2 overall.  Deer Park is 2-0 in league & 2-0 overall.  Taylor is also 2-0 in the league and they are 4-3 overall.
Some Results From Last Week...
Wyoming 13 Mt. Healthy 3 - Vanessa Rosander 2 doubles & 3 RBIs.  Maggie Fitzpatrick was 3 for 3 with a triple & 2 RBIs.  Liana Morgal & Brooke Rosander each had a home run.

Reading 14 St. Bernard 0 - Savannah Smith had 5 innings of 1 hit ball with 13 strikeouts.  Smith also was 3 for 4 with a home run.
Madeira 19 Cincinnati 2 - April Calloway, Brooke Davis, & Rosie Davis each had 4 RBIs.

Stat Leaders
Average (at least 10 ABs) - Gina Wilson (Deer Park) .900

Home Runs - Savannah Smith (Reading) 5
RBIs - Savannah Smith 17
ERA (at least 15 innings) - Kylie Burdick (Taylor) 0.88
Wins - Naomi Evans (Wyoming) 3, Savannah Smith 3
Strikeouts - Savannah Smith 51

There will be 22 games this week.  Twelve league games will be on Monday, Wednesday, & Friday.

Indian Hill is 1-0 in the league & 2-1 overall.  Mariemont is 4-0 overall.
Some Results From Last Week....
In state team results, Miami Valley School 4 Madeira 1
Mariemont 5 West Clermont 0
Indian Hill 5 Sycamore 0

Stat Leaders (Wins)

Singles - Will Stephens (Mariemont) 4-0
Doubles - Will Glassmeyer/Riley Whitmore (Mariemont) 4-0

There are 11 dual matches this week.  Saturday, Madeira will be at the Doubles Tournament at Harrison and Wyoming will be at the St. Xavier Invitational.



Stat Leaders... to be updated
100 - Cameron Bittermann (Taylor) 12.95
200 - Cameron Bittermann 26.35
400 - Cameron Bittermann 1:00.86
800 - Elizabeth Whaley (Indian Hill) 2:20.83
1600 - Hayden Withers (Indian Hill) 5:36.02
3200 - Megan Fox (Taylor) 12:41.72
100 Hurdles - Halley Sellet (Taylor) 20.82
300 Hurdles - Haven Bruce (Taylor) 55.13
4 x 100 Relay - Taylor 56.96
4 x 200 Relay - Taylor 1:58.56
4 x400 Relay - Taylor 4:30.32
4 x 800 Relay - Indian Hill 10:23.77
Shot Put - Skyy Williams (Indian Hill) 25'6.5
Discus - Sarah Vanatsky (Indian Hill) 67'10
Long Jump - 
Hole Mayberry (Wyoming) 15' .5
High Jump - Mia Hack (Indian Hill) 4'9
Pole Vault - 


Stat Leaders to be updated...
100 Dash - Nate Glisson (Wyoming) 11.46
200 Dash - Hayden Ball (Taylor) 24.54
400 Dash - Ben Herrmann (Taylor) 58.63, James Edwards (Wyoming) 58.68
800 Run - Owen Larkins (Taylor) 2:13.0
1600 Run - Jonah Waltz (Indian Hill) 5:02.29
3200 Run - Andrew Burns (Wyoming) 12:27.72
100 Hurdles - Dylan Lanham (Taylor) 17.59
300 Hurdles - Dylan Lanham 45.57
4 x 100 Relay - Indian Hill 51.30
4 x 200 Relay - Indian Hill 1:40.88
4 x 400 Relay - Taylor 3:40.21
4 x 800 Relay - Taylor 9:24.06
Shot Put - Joel Allen (Wyoming) 42'10.5
Discus - Joel Allen 136'6
Long Jump - Luke Folke (Indian Hill) 18'8.75
High Jump - Brayden Kincaid (Taylor) 5'8
Pole Vault - Bowie Irvine (Indian Hill) 10'6

Tuesday, Indian Hill hosts its annual relays.  League tema scoring are Deer Park, Mariemont, Reading, Taylor, & Wyoming.  Wednesday, Madeira will be at the Norwood Invitational.  Thursday, Reading will be at the Mt. healthy Invitational.  Friday, Taylor will be at the Greg Zuleger Invitational at Harrison High School.

Girls' lacrosse is a non-league sport.  We have been covering the schedules, win-lost records, & stats for the last few years.  Schools that have varsity teams are Indian Hill, Madeira, Mariemont, & Wyoming.
Wyoming is 6-0 & Mariemont 3-1.
Some Results From Last Week...

Stat Leaders
Goals - Sophia Dick (Wyoming) 20
Assists -Meghan Lyons (Wyoming) 13
Interceptions - Meredith Bornholdt (Wyoming) 4

Caused Turnovers - Marley Megowen (Mariemont) 6
Saves - Maria Lindberg (Indian Hill) 32

There will be 8 games this week.  

Boys' lacrosse is a non-league sport.  We have been covering the schedules, win-lost records, & stats for the last few years.  Schools that have 
varsity teams are Indian Hill, Madeira, Mariemont, Taylor, & Wyoming.  Mariemont is defending Division II state runner-up.
Indian Hill is 3-1 & Mariemont 4-2.
Some Results From Last Week......

Stat leaders
Goals - Max Tepe (Mariemont) 16
Assists - Boden Gall (Mariemont) 14
Interceptions - Nick Adair (Indian Hill) 5
Caused Turnovers - Josh Walters (Taylor) 15
Saves - Tyler Lay (Taylor) 61

There are 8 games this week.

All District/State Basketball

The CHL had eleven players and one coach named to the Southwest All District basketball.  Five players were named to all state.

Southwest District
Division II
1st Team - Ella Riggs (Indian Hill)
Division III
2nd Team - Kenzie Schneemann (Deer Park)
Division II
Player of the Year - Isaiah Walker (Wyoming)
1st Team - Isaiah Walker
2nd Team - Danny Austing (Taylor)
Honorable Mention - Damien Crayton (Wyoming), Harry Hilvert (Taylor)
Division III
Eric Ernst (Mariemont) was the Division III/IV Assistant Coach of the Year.
1st Team - Connor Cravaack (Madeira)
2nd Team - Will Trubuisky (Mariemont), Zyon Scott (Reading)
Honorable Mention - Tim Stewart (Mariemont), Logan Stidham (Reading)

All State
Division II
Special Mention - Ella Riggs
Division III
Honorable Mention - Kenzie Schneeman
Division II
2nd Team - Isaiah Walker
Honorable Mention - Danny Austing
Divison III
3rd Team - Connor Cravaack

Reds Futures Showcase Back

After taking 2020 off, the 10th Annual Skyline Chili Reds Futures High School Showcase will be back this spring.  It will featured 91 baseball & softball teams from 81 schools in the Cincinnati & Dayton area playing 49 games from April 10 to May 15.  Some of the games will be played at iconic ball parks around Southwest Ohio including Great American Ball Park.  Tickets are $5.00 each and are available at the scheduled ball park on game day.  With each ticket, you will received a coupon for a free Skyline Cheese Coney at participating restaurants while supplies last.  The MVP from each game will be invited to Great American Ball Park on May 23 to receive a commemorative bat at a pre-game ceremony prior to the Reds-Braves game.
The CHL will have four baseball teams participating in the showcase this year.
Saturday April 10 Baseball Opening Day at Reds Urban Youth Academy
Mariemont vs. Fayetteville-Perry at 2:00
Saturday April 17 Jackie Robinson Day at Reds Urban Youth Academy
Indian Hill vs. Reading at 1:00
Taylor vs. Purcell Marian at 6:00


Gibson Holmes (Indian Hill) won two individual state swimming titles at the Division II State Championships in Canton.  He came close to winning four titles as two relay teams he was on finished 2nd. Indian Hill, defending state champ, finished runner-up to Gates Mills Hawken School, who swept both boys and girls D2 state titles.  Mariemont was 35th.
Here are the top 16 points finishers for the CHL:
100 Butterfly - 1. Gibson Holmes 47.97. Holmes is the defending state champ in the 100 Butterfly.
Will Ford (Indian Hill) was 6th and Gabe Yin was 12th.
200 IM - 1. Gibson Holmes 1:48.20.  Holmes was only .79 off state record and 3 seconds faster than 2nd place.
50 Freestyle - 13. Dan Edmonson (Indian Hill)
200 Freestyle Relay - 10. Indian Hill (Will Ford, Gabe Yin, Dan Edmonton, Ben Starkey), 14. Mariemont (Jonah Mikesell, Daniel Cooper, Philip Forbes, Jack Cumming)
200 Medley Relay - 2. Indian Hill (Gibson Holmes, Will Ford, Gabe Yin, Dan Edmonson) 1:34.96, only .3 seconds behind 1st place Lexington.
400 Freestyle Relay - 2. Indian Hill (Gibson Holmes, Will Ford, Gabe Yin, Dan Edmonson) 3:12.23

In 1 Meter Diving finals, Nathan Cox (Mariemont) was 7th.  The senior finished a great career in diving as a four time state finalist.  He was 5th in his junior year, 9th in his sophomore year, & 12th in his freshmen year.

Congratulations to all of the CHL swimmers and divers, both boys and girls, on a great season reaching the state finals.  And a special congrats to our two state champions, Grace Courtney & Gibson Holmes!

SID NOTE - Gibson Holmes now has won four swimming titles in the last two years.  That ties him with Andrea Farley (Indian Hill tennis) & Emily Hunter (Indian Hill diving) as the 2nd most state titles in CHL history.  They are all behind Cora Dupre (Mariemont swimming) who has five state titles.  We should point out that Holmes is only a sophomore.


Grace Courtney from Wyoming led all three rounds of the Division II Girls' State Diving Championship to win her first state diving title.  Courtney had a final score of 485.80, over 40 points ahead of 2nd place.  The junior was 2nd last year in the state.  Her freshman year, she was 4th.  Congratulations to Grace and her dive coach Issac Karn.
Other finishers for the CHL at the state championships were Josie Festa (Indian Hill) 19th, Kiersten Sounders (Mariemont) 21st, & Maggie Overberg (Indian Hill) 22nd.  Overberg was making her 2nd trip to state.

SID Note - Courtney is the 
first female diver from the CHL to win a state diving since 2005 & only the third in league history.  The other two were from Indian Hill; Brittany Hill 2005 & Emily Hunter, who was a4 time state champ from 2000-2003.  
Grace is the 2nd Wyoming diver to win a state title.  Ilya Gerasimchuck won the D@ boys' title in 2019.