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NE8 CONFERENCE CHAMPIONS/SELECTIONS RELEASED

2023 Fall Northeast 8 Athletic Conference Champions / Selections

FOOTBALL
Team Champion(s): South Range

Full Name School Full Name School

Player(s) of the Year Antuan Gardner Niles McKinley

FIRST TEAM OFFENSE

Tuff McConahy Girard QB
Blake Ewert South Range RB
Cole Fulton Poland Seminary RB
Stephen Sims Girard WR
Brady Crumbacher South Range WR
Anthony Carter Struthers TE/Ath.
Chris Macioce Niles McKinley OL
Lucas Seese Hubbard OL
Sam Belest Lakeview OL
Gus Valentine South Range OL
Caleb Sakara Struthers OL
Jas Stefancin Poland Seminary K
Logan Butcher South Range P
Domenico Simone Girard Ret.

FIRST TEAM DEFENSE

Nick Bowser Hubbard DL
Allen Hess Cardona Girard DL
Kamron Aquisto South Range DL
Alex Stefek Poland Seminary DL
Ahmad Curd-Stephens Girard LB
Luke Starkey South Range LB
Devin Braham Struthers LB
Danny Nittoli Poland Seminary LB
Andrew Brown Lakeview DB
Tristan Toy South Range DB
Jason Dukes Struthers DB
Andrew Todd Poland Seminary DB

SECOND TEAM OFFENSE

Dom Pagano Poland Seminary QB
Garland Warren Hubbard RB
Joe Smith Niles McKinley RB
Anthony Bengala Girard WR
Kris Hrosar Niles McKinley WR

Jake Nicholas Lakeview TE/Ath.
Gabe Hamrock Hubbard OL
Dom Vince Girard OL
Tyler Canfield Poland Seminary OL
Vince Biola Struthers OL
Cam Carr South Range OL
Zack Morris Girard K
Braydon Songer Hubbard P
Dylan Smesko South Range Ret.

SECOND TEAM DEFENSE

Isaac Griffith Girard DL
Landon Hall Lakeview DL
Oliver McCully Poland Seminary DL
Carter Waldren Niles McKinley DL
Nolan Toth Lakeview LB
D'Onte Williams Niles McKinley LB
Matt Boccieri Poland Seminary LB
Aidan Dominguez South Range LB
Michael Hazimihalis Hubbard DB
Samuel Gillis Lakeview DB
Paul Greco Poland Seminary DB
Gaven Nagy South Range DB
Vito Komara Poland Seminary DB

VOLLEYBALL
Team Champion(s): Lakeview

Player(s) of the Year Bree Latell Girard
FIRST TEAM

Reagan Price Lakeview
Mallory Mailach Lakeview
Bailey Walters Girard
Peytyn Slovesko Hubbard
Anna Toy South Range
Scarlet Horvath Struthers
Bella Khoury Poland Seminary

SECOND TEAM

Molly Stuart Lakeview
Nico Cochran Girard
Lauren Komorek Hubbard

Sarah Kuhns South Range
Mickayla Taaffe Struthers
Natalie Burosky Struthers
Hallie Capan Lakeview

BOYS GOLF
Team Champion(s): Poland Seminary

Player(s) of the Year Angelo Rinaldi Poland Seminary

FIRST TEAM

Michael Garwacki South Range
Michael Chambers Poland Seminary
Jason DeMonica Lakeview
Jack Carey South Range
Garrett Brajkovich Hubbard

SECOND TEAM

Matthew Morrone Poland Seminary
Luke Rohan South Range
Griffin Pahanish South Range
Gabe Rusnak Hubbard
Matthew Shelley Girard

GIRLS GOLF
Team Champion(s): Poland Seminary

Player(s) of the Year Chloe Puhl South Range

FIRST TEAM

Malorie Oyler Hubbard
Cassie Klotz Lakeview
Kelli Kover Niles McKinley
Nina Gordon Poland Seminary
Kylie Kapics Poland Seminary

SECOND TEAM

Julia Ragozzino Girard
Kennedy Perline Hubbard
Olivia Loftus Poland Seminary
Delaney Godfrey Lakeview

Bethany Witmer South Range

BOYS SOCCER
Team Champion(s): Hubbard

Player(s) of the Year Michael Daley Poland Seminary

FIRST TEAM

Logan Butcher South Range
Caleb MacKay Hubbard
Brandon Toot Lakeview
Andreas Tsikouris Poland Seminary
Jacob Gugliotta Girard
Ben Bradley Lakeview
AJ Lisko Poland Seminary
Vinny Maiorca Hubbard
Luca Regule South Range
Jacob Williams Girard
Alex Williams Girard

SECOND TEAM

First Name Last Name School
Barnabe Duhautois South Range
Trent Reinard Hubbard
Jack Staffeld South Range
Skevos Tsikouris Poland Seminary
Andrew Whitfield Girard
Quinn Bulick Poland Seminary
Maddox Ifft Hubbard
Lucas Manzo Hubbard
Matthew Matiste Poland Seminary
Caden McConnell South Range
Anthony Marble-Salem Lakeview

GIRLS SOCCER
Team Champion(s): Poland Seminary

Player(s) of the Year Sophia Generalovich Poland Seminary

FIRST TEAM

Lorelai Lowe Lakeview
Cali Rodgers Niles McKinley
Taylor Bickerstaff Niles McKinley

Kiley Hamady Hubbard
Ava Blinsky Poland Seminary
Mary Brant Poland Seminary
Maddie Yost Niles McKinley
Leah Clark Lakeview
Natalie Tate Niles McKinley
Angelina Carcelli Struthers
Leanne Williams Poland Seminary

SECOND TEAM

Lexa Tovtin Struthers
Giana Schubert Girard
Devin Sauerwein South Range
Daphne Hendrix Hubbard
Annabelle Humphrey Lakeview
Caitlyn Niemeyer Girard
Rheanna Barr Hubbard
Lauren Coss Poland Seminary
Lilah Angus South Range
Ava Croyle Struthers
Ava Hipple Lakeview

BOYS CROSS COUNTRY
Team Champion(s): Lakeview

Player(s) of the Year Emmitt Slabach South Range

FIRST TEAM

Anthony Marble-Salem Lakeview
Charles Reigrut South Range
Jake Langmeyer Lakeview
Griffin Oravec Lakeview
Evan Hyde Lakeview
Max Freeze South Range
Trent Miller Lakeview

SECOND TEAM

Jaden Kropp Lakeview
Caleb Baun South Range
Mason Wheeler Lakeview
Luke Whitmore Lakeview
Marcus Grube Lakeview

Xavier Winner South Range
Malachi Sweeney Poland Seminary

GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY
Team Champion(s): Poland Seminary

Player(s) of the Year Jalyn Deleon Lakeview

FIRST TEAM

Mila Milosevic Poland Seminary
Jackie Skruck Hubbard
Sydney Penick South Range
Giana Sabatino Girard
Kennedy Henderson Poland Seminary
Kate Harrell Poland Seminary
Sara White Poland Seminary

SECOND TEAM

Kendall Yankey Girard
Emma Purton South Range
Jocelyne Salaty Poland Seminary
Isabella Smith South Range
Abigail Baun South Range
Ava Sabatino Girard
Rebecca Ruthrauff South Range

GIRLS TENNIS
Team Champion(s): Struthers

Player(s) of the Year Lucienne Hopps Poland Seminary

FIRST TEAM

Ava Croyle Struthers
Clare Coppola Struthers
Gabby Russell Struthers
Cameron Silverman Girard
Sophia Shuster Lakeview

SECOND TEAM

Avah Rodgers Niles McKinley
Cadence Shorthouse Struthers

Lauren Shaw Poland Seminary
Sofia Elia Poland Seminary
Ella Yarabenetz Lakeview

WESTERN RESERVE VOLLEYBALL COACH’S CORNER (EP 2) WITH KRISIE HUGHES

BERLIN CENTER, OH- Welcome to another episode of Coach’s Corner on YSN, where we dive deep into the world of sports. In this episode, we sit down with Coach Chrissy Hughes, the volleyball coach at Western Reserve High School.

With an impressive 22-1 record and a strong performance in the playoffs, Coach Hughes and her team have been making waves in the volleyball scene. Join us as we discuss the importance of entering playoffs with a great record, the leadership of the team’s four seniors, the incredible athleticism of players like Allie Jones, and the unique challenges of coaching your own daughter.

We’ll also explore the impact of the underclassmen and the exciting future ahead for Western Reserve volleyball. So crank the volume, and get ready for a volley of insights and stories in this Coach’s Corner episode on YSN.

 

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LYVING HER BEST LIFE

BERLIN CENTER, OH- Welcome back to another episode of YSN, the network that brings you profiles of exceptional young athletes. In today’s episode, we have a special focus on Alyvia Hughes, a senior at Western Reserve High School.

Alyvia is known for her incredible talent and leadership on the volleyball court. We’ll hear from Alyvia herself as she opens up about her role as a senior player, her bond with her teammates, and the impact of having her mom as her coach.

Join us as we dive into Alyvia’s journey, and her aspirations for the future, and get a glimpse into the life of a dedicated athlete. Stay tuned for an inspiring and insightful episode on YSN.

 

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I CAN, EICHERT

BERLIN CENTER, OH- Welcome to another episode of YSN Player Profile, where we bring you intriguing profiles from the Western Reserve community. In today’s episode, we delve into the world of Lisa Eichert, a senior outside hitter for the phenomenal volleyball team with a record of 22 and 1. We get to know Lisa and her journey in the sport, the strong chemistry within her team, and their upcoming playoffs match against Lowellville.

We also learn about the talented underclassmen who are poised to make their mark in the future. Stay tuned for an insightful conversation about teamwork, memories, and the love for volleyball. Plus, we throw in some rapid-fire questions to uncover Lisa’s favorites.

It’s time to dive into the Western Reserve Profile of Lisa Eichert.

 

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THE CROWN JUL

CANFIELD, OH-  In this episode, we are diving into the world of volleyball and shining the spotlight on Julia Meli, a talented player from the South Range Raiders.

Join us as we sit down with Julia at GIAngelo’s, our proud sponsor, on Route 224 in Boardman. Julia shares her experiences growing up with her sister, Liv, who happens to be a volleyball superstar herself. We explore their sibling dynamics, their close bond, and the strengths and weaknesses they each possess.

From their parents’ support to the guidance of their coach, we uncover the people who have been there for Julia through thick and thin. We also discuss her passions beyond the volleyball court, including her interest in criminal law and her aspirations for the future.

Tune in to this inspiring episode as we get to know Julia Meli, the rising star of South Range. Get ready for an engaging conversation that highlights the power of family, determination, and the pursuit of excellence. This is YSN, and this is the South Range profile: Julia Meli.

 

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CAREYING THE GAME

CANFIELD, OH- Welcome, ladies and gentlemen, to the latest episode of YSN’s South Range Profile. In this episode, we shine the spotlight on Hayden Carey, a junior and volleyball superstar from Raider Country.

Join DJ Yokley as he sits down with Hayden to discuss her experiences on the South Range volleyball team, her favorite moments, and the special bond she shares with her senior teammates. They also delve into Hayden’s academic interests and future plans, as well as her off-court passions.

So tune in and get to know Hayden Carey on a deeper level in this captivating episode of YSN’s South Range Profile: Hayden Carey.

 

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SPRINGFIELD’S STRONG SENIORS

NEW MIDDLETOWN, OH – The Springfield Lady Tigers are led by a great group of seniors, two outstanding student-athletes, Mariah Jones and Nevaeh Cruz have made their mark on the team with their remarkable skills and dedication. Mariah Jones, with her incredible athleticism and fierce determination, has been a key player for the Lady Tigers. Throughout the season, she has amassed an impressive 143 kills, showcasing her ability to consistently find gaps in the opponent’s defense. Her exceptional defensive skills are equally remarkable, with a remarkable 210 digs to her name.

Nevaeh Cruz, another standout senior player, has been a vital asset to the Lady Tigers with her dynamic and versatility. Nevaeh’s powerful serves have earned her 17 aces over the season, often providing the Lady Tigers with crucial momentum-changing moments. Her agility and precision on the court have also translated into 89 points, further emphasizing her value to the team’s overall performance. Together, Mariah and Nevaeh have created a lasting legacy as senior leaders of the Springfield Lady Tigers.

Check out this very special dual player profiles with Springfield Lady Tigers star senior volleyball players, Mariah Jonnes and Nevaeh Cruz!

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UNDER THE CRUMB ELLA

CANFIELD, OH- Welcome back to another episode of South Range Player Profiile, your source for all things Raider sports.

In today’s episode, we have a special feature on South Range volleyball player, Ella Crumbacher. Join us as we delve into Ella’s journey and get a glimpse into her role as the energy bringer for her team. We’ll also explore the close-knit dynamics of the South Range volleyball family and the sacrifices and challenges that come with being part of such a dedicated team.

Stay tuned as we uncover Ella’s experiences growing up as the only girl in a household of competitive brothers and the unique opportunities that brings. Plus, we’ll discuss the significance of wearing the South Range uniform and what it means to Ella and her family. You won’t want to miss this insightful and engaging conversation with one of South Range’s rising stars. Welcome to YSN’s profile episode on Ella Crumbacher.

 

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LADY DOGS BUST OUT BROOMS ON SENIOR NIGHT

EAST PALESTINE, OH- On a special Senior Night, the East Palestine Lady Bulldogs delivered an impressive performance as they took on the Southeast Pirates in a spirited volleyball match. The Lady Bulldogs put on an extraordinary display of teamwork, determination, and skill, ultimately winning the contest in three sets: 25-22, 25-14, 25-10.

Mackenzie Parker was an undeniable force for East Palestine, showcasing her versatility with an outstanding performance. She contributed 12 digs, 11 assists, 4 kills, and 3 aces, making a significant impact on both offense and defense.

Elle Berger displayed her prowess with a fantastic display of power, tallying 7 kills and 12 digs. Her consistent and powerful hitting was a key factor in East Palestine’s victory.

Sophia Fertsch was another standout for the Lady Bulldogs, with 5 kills, 9 digs, and 3 aces. Her ability to put the ball away and her contributions from the service line were instrumental in securing the win.

Leila Martin had an impressive night on the defensive end, recording an incredible 13 digs. Her quick reactions and solid passing were crucial in setting up the East Palestine offense.

As they celebrate this significant win, the East Palestine Lady Bulldogs will now shift their focus to the Division IV tournament, where they are set to face Bristol next Wednesday. With the momentum from this win, they will be looking to carry their success into the upcoming tournament games.

 

CAMPBELL MEMORIAL LADY RED DEVILS VOLLEYBALL AIMS FOR POSTSEASON RUN

CAMPBELL, OH – Today on a very special dual player profile, Carla Ramirez Ortiz and Kendall Brunn join YSN’s own, Steve Leslie, at Tavern 26 to talk about their fantastic season this year. The Lady Red Devils finished the regular season 17-5 (10-4 in the MVAC) and are currently on a nine game winning streak! Not only that they discuss their individual successes also as Carla surpassed 2000 career assists this year and Kendall surpassed 1000 kills in her career. The girls preview their first round playoff match up with Liberty on October 17th as well!

Tune into this special dual player profile with Campbell Memorial Lady Red Devils volleyball stars, Carla Ramirez Ortiz and Kendrall Brunn!

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