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Wilson leads Kenyon’s Academic All-America trio

AUSTIN, Texas – Recent Kenyon College graduate Julia Wilson was not only named one of three Ladies swimmers to make the 2017-18 Google Cloud Academic All-America Division III Women’s At-Large Team, but was voted the Google Cloud Academic All-American of the Year by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). As the top vote-getter among all the At-Large selections, …

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OHSAA Board of Directors Meeting Highlights

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio High School Athletic Association Board of Directors held its regularly scheduled June meeting Wednesday afternoon at the OHSAA office. The following are highlights from the meeting. Complete meeting minutes will be posted at OHSAA.org. –          By a 9-0 vote, the board approved the 2018 football tournament regulations, which include the new playoff regions, schedule and format. The new divisional …

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Kenyon places 53rd in Directors’ Cup standings

GAMBIER, Ohio – The Kenyon College Department of Physical Education and Athletics registered 339 points and claimed 53rd place among 323 NCAA Division III institutions included in the final 2017-18 Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings. The Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup is a program that began in the 1993-94 academic year and honors institutions that maintain a broad-based program while achieving …

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OHSAA switches games for State Softball Tournament

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio High School Athletic Association has announced a schedule change for this week’s softball state tournament. On Friday, the order of the second and third game will be switched to accommodate a high school graduation. Friday, June 1 Division IV Semifinal: No. 1 Jeromesville Hillsdale (25-2) vs. Bradford (22-3), Fri., 10 a.m. Division III Semifinal: No. 3 Richwood North …

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OHSAA Releases State Tournament Pairings

2018 OHSAA Baseball State Tournament Pairings Home team listed first. All games at Huntington Park, Columbus. Rankings are from final coaches association state poll. All games on OHSAA Radio Network: http://www.ohsaa.org/news/radio State championship games on Spectrum TV on channel 311 in Central & Southwest Ohio and channel 314 in Northeast Ohio. Pay-per-view, live stats and state tournament coverage: https://bit.ly/2s5yLch Division IV Garfield …

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Potter named Academic All-District

GAMBIER, Ohio – Kenyon Lords junior Jordan Potter was one of 12 student-athletes to be selected to the 2017-18 Google Cloud Academic All-District VII Men’s Track and Cross Country Team, as selected by members of the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Potter is just the second Lords student-athlete to be named Academic All-District. The last was Dan Danning who made …

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Coaches Recognized with OHSAA Sportsmanship, Ethics and Integrity Awards

Coaches Recognized with OHSAA Sportsmanship, Ethics and Integrity Awards Recipients selected by coaches associations during 2017-18 school year   COLUMBUS, Ohio – Throughout the 2017-18 school year, the coaches associations of the sports sanctioned by the Ohio High School Athletic Association had the opportunity to select one of their own for an OHSAA Sportsmanship, Ethics and Integrity Award. Recipients are recognized …

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Freddies offense never gets going in Regional Semifinals Loss

The Fredericktown Freddies High School Baseball team had a tremendous run as they won a District Title but their run ended with a 5-1 loss to West Lafayette Ridgewood in the Regional Semifinals at Mount Vernon High School Thursday. Before the game Chad Lahna, the head coach for Ridgewood, was still deciding who his starting pitcher was going to be, …

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Aboubakare edged in first-round match

CLAREMONT, Calif. – In a wildly unpredictable match Thursday afternoon, Emory University junior Daniela Lopez outlasted Kenyon College senior Diana Aboubakare, 7-5, 0-6, 6-4 and advanced to second-round play in the NCAA Division III Women’s Tennis Singles Championship at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center.                 The loss for Aboubakare ended her season and her Kenyon career. The Ladies’ No. 1 player …

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Fredericktown takes on Ridgewood in Regional Semis

The Frederickown Freddies High School Baseball team is playing in its second consecutive Regional Semifinal game for the first time since 1974-75. The Freddies will take on West Lafayette Ridgewood for a chance to go to a Regional Final at 5pm Thursday Night at Mount Vernon High School. The Freddies, who are  lost to Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy in the …

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