South Ripley Student-Athletes Highlight ORVC Report

The girls cross country team won their second consecutive ORVC title last week.

(Versailles, Ind.) – South Ripley student-athletes highlight the latest Ohio River Valley Conference report for the week of September 30-October 5.

The ORVC Volleyball Player of the Week is Lindsey Meyer. The Lady Raiders star totaled 51 kills, 42 digs, 5 blocks and 2 aces in four matches. She also completed 93 percent of her serves and 90 percent of her passes.

South Ripley’s Kylie Reuter and Rising Sun’s Sydney Pitts are the ORVC Girls Soccer Players of the Week.

Reuter had a goal and an assist in two matches, while Pitts found the back of the net twice last week.

The ORVC Boys Soccer Player of the Week is Jac-Cen-Del’s Jacob Jines. The Eagles star had five goals and an assist in two matches last week.

South Ripley’s girls cross country team captured their second consecutive ORVC title, with strong performances from Lanie Nicholson, Emily Campbell, and Deborah Murphy.

Southwester is the 2019 ORVC Boys Cross Country champions.

A full list of top performers for the week of September 30-October 5 are listed below.



Karly Sargent (M) 90% serve, 3 aces, 12 kills, 7 digs vs. South Ripley

Angela King (M) 85% serve, 5 aces, 96% pass, 7 kills, 10 digs vs. S. Ripley

Sophia Thomas (M) 100% serve, 3 aces, 8 kills, 10 digs vs. South Ripley

Lina Leatherman (SM) 21 kills, 12 blks in 3 matches

Phoebe Grote (SM) 92% serve, 3 aces in 3 matches

Rachel Meyer (SR) 43 kills, 3 blk, 83% pass, 51 digs in 4 matches

Brionna Linkel (SR) 99% serve, 3 aces, 99% set, 90 KA’s in 4 matches

Aundrea Cullen (JCD) 95% serve, 2 aces, 94% pass, 4 kills, 25 digs last week

Shai Schmeltz (JCD) 96% serve, 4 aces, 79% pass, 30 digs last week

Shaylee Volz (JCD) 8 kills, 100% serve, ace, 100% pass, 11 kills last week

Kylie Eccles (SW) 16 kills, 2 blk, 93% serve, 7 aces in 2 matches

Meaghan Kramer (SW) 6 kills, 94% serve, 2 aces, 99% set, 37 KA’s in 2 matches

Elle Ford (SW) 11 kills, 100% serve, 2 aces in 2 matches

Cora Poling (RS) 40 kills, 5 blk in 4 matches

Tyrrah Miller (RS) 92% serve, 9 aces, 95% set, 35 KA’s in 4 matches

Grace Bujack (RS) 84% pass, 24 digs in 4 matches



1. Calli Alderman Shawe Memorial 20:49

2. Lanie Nicholson South Ripley 20:58

3. Emily Campbell South Ripley 21:44

4. Gracie White Switzerland County 22:07

5. Alisha Detmer Switzerland County 22:12

6. Cloey Simon Jac-Cen-Del 22:46

7. Deborah Murphy South Ripley 23:07

8. Kayla Simon Jac-Cen-Del 23:45

9. Kirsten Geary Southwestern 23:51

10. Hannah Sims Southwestern 23:58

11. Lucy Lillis Milan 23:59

12. Kaytlin Sizemore Jac-Cen-Del 24:08


BOYS CROSS COUNTRY (ORVC Meet at Hanover College)

1. Trevor Smith Southwestern 17:28

2. Damon Hughes Jac-Cen-Del 17:58

3. Caleb Geary Southwestern 18:03

4. Gavyn Mundt Southwestern 18:03

5. Joshua Pohle Jac-Cen-Del 18:13

6. Brandon Smith Southwestern 18:34

7. Julio Regueira Prats Switzerland County 18:49

8. Dalton Vinup Rising Sun 18:50

9. Peyton Merica Rising Sun 18:51

10. Matthew Williams Southwestern 18:59

11. Todd Menchhofer Jac-Cen-Del 19:03

12. Nathan Furnish Switzerland County 19:04



Landon Cole (RS) 3 goals in 2 games

Kendall Montgomery (RS) 3 goals, assist in 2 games

Jack Grote (SM) 2 goals in 3 matches

Henry Grote (SM) 2 goals in 3 matches (both were game winning goals)

Brandon Smith (SC) goal vs. Switzerland County

Dillon Binion (SR) 2 goals in 2 games

Zach Gentile (SR) goal, assist in 2 games



Taylor Brison (SR) goal vs. Southwestern

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