Lakota West advanced Saturday night in the state football playoffs by beating Lakota East for the second time in three weeks. West is now moving to the quarterfinals and is one of only eight Division I schools left, and they are the lone remaining GMC school. West will take on Huber Heights Wayne this Saturday at 7:00 at Welcome Stadium in Dayton. Good Luck Firebirds!
Colerain, Lakota East, and Lakota West all move on to the round of 16 teams. At least one team is guaranteed to move on to the round of 8, since Lakota East will play Lakota West in this round. Colerain faces St. Xavier. The East-West game will take place at Mason High School, while the Colerain - St. X. game will be at Hamilton High School. Both games are scheduled for 7:00 this Saturday, November 15.
Congratulations Cassidy Hicks, a senior from Hamilton High School, who defeated Molly Sandberg of Cuyahoga Falls Walsh Jesuit this past Saturday to become the 2014 State Girls Singles Tennis Champion. Cassidy won the championship in straight sets (6-3, 6-1). In the state tournament, Cassidy dominated her matches, never losing a set and only losing 18 total games while winning 48. Only one set went to 10 games. Alexa Abele, a junior from Sycamore High School, lost to Cassidy in the semi-finals, then won her consolation match to finish third.
With the closing of Princeton Bowl, Princeton High School will have their home bowling matches at Gilmore Lanes.
In an Athletic Directors vote at the September GMC Conference meeting, the Athletic Directors chose unanimously to change the start time of GMC Football games from 7:30 to 7:00 for the 2015 season.