The first Ohio River Valley Conference weekly honors of the fall sports season have been announced.
(Milan, Ind.) – If the first Ohio River Valley Conference weekly report is an indication, Milan High School athletes are off to a great start in the 2019 fall sports season.
Milan’s Avery Getz is the Volleyball Player of the Week, Mackenzie Deffinger is the Girls Golfer Player of the Week, and Audrey Schmidt is the Girls Soccer Player of the Week for August 12-24.
Getz’s hot start on the volleyball court included 5 kills, 3 aces, 19 digs, and 25 assists in a loss to Waldron.
Deffinger posted a low score of 47 during a nine-hole golf meet at Hoosier Links.
Schmidt was been a brick wall in the net as goalkeeper for Milan soccer. She made 23 saves while not allowing a single ball past her last week.
Rising Sun’s Kendall Montgomery was honored as the ORVC Boys Soccer Player of the Week. He scored three goals and made one assist in two games – a win and a loss – for Rising Sun.
In cross country, South Ripley’s Lanie Nicholson and Southwestern’s Gavyn Mundt were the runners of the week. Nicholson posted times of 23:52 at the Early Bird Invitational and 22:11 at the Small School Invitational. Mundt ran the Small School Invitational course in 18:30.
ORVC Weekly Top Performers for August 12-24
Grace McAllister (SM), 88% serve, 6 aces in 3 matches
Shai Schmeltz (JCD), 98% serve, 6 kills, 39 digs, 79% pass in 6 matches
Regan Carroll (JCD), 20 kills, 8 blks in 6 matches
Kaylee Benham (JCD), 93% serve, 7 aces, 79% pass, 23 digs in 6 matches
Avery Getz (M), 5 kills, 94% serve, 3 aces, 19 digs, 25 KA’s vs. Waldron
Jennifer Barker (M), 100% serve, ace, 93% pass, 14 digs vs. Waldron
Tyrrah Miller (RS), 90% serve, 10 aces, 12 KA’s vs. Switz Co.
Kassidy Romans (RS), 100% serve, ace, 1 dig vs. Switz Co.
Girls Cross Country
McKenzie Ellegood (RS), 35:25, Small School Invite @ SV
Lanie Nicholson (SR), 23:52 / 22:11, Early Bird / Small School
Emily Campbell (SR), 24:37 / 23:17, Early Bird / Small School
Deborah Murphy (SR), 27:32 / 23:42, Early Bird / Small School
Kirsten Geary (SW), 25:14, Small School Invite @ SV
Patricia Smith (SW), 26:32, Small School Invite @ SV
Ashton Goode (SW), 27:21, Small School Invite @ SV
Boys Cross Country
Dalton Vinup (RS), 19:33, Small School Invite @ SV
Peyton Merica (RS), 20:07, Small School Invite @ SV
Grant Taylor (RS), 20:30, Small School Invite @ SV
Nick Zigan (SR) , 22:21 / 19:52, Early Bird / Small School
Hayden Hooten (SR), 22:29 / 20:36, Early Bird / Small School
Logan Bradley (SR), 23:26 / 21:25, Early Bird / Small School
Gavyn Mundt (SW), 18:30, Small School Invite @ SV
Trevor Smith (SW), 18:42, Small School Invite @ SV
Brandon Smith (SW), 19:18, Small School Invite @ SV
Hailey Hines (SC), 62 @ Belterra
Mackinze Deffinger (M), 47 @ Hoosier Links
Hailey Smith (M), 52 & 53 @ Hoosier Links / 64 @ Hillcrest
Cami Prather (M), 65 @ Belterra
Kendall Montgomery (RS), 3 goals, assist in 2 games
Zac Brokaw (RS), goal, 2 assists in 2 games
Landon Cole (RS), 3 goals in 2 games
Henry Grote (SM), goal vs. Jennings Co.
Jack Grote (SM), assist vs. Jennings Co.
Matty Anderson (SC), 3 goals in 3 games
Raylinn Kappes (SC), assist in 3 games
Deanna Voris (SC), 14 saves
Maggie Schmidt (M), 3 goals, assist in 3 games
Audrey Schmidt (M), 23 saves, 0 goals allowed
Lily Phelps (M) , goal, assist in 3 games
Sydney Pitts (RS),3 goals in 2 games