Three county girls hoops players earn All-Ohio honors

A trio of Pickaway County girls basketball players were honored this week by earning All-Ohio honors on the Ohio Prep Sports Writers Association teams. In Division II, Circleville senior Kenzie McConnell earned first-team honors for a second consecutive season. The Southeast District showed its strength by landing three players on the 11-player team. McConnell was joined on the first-team by senior Morgan Bentley of state runner-up Vinton County and junior Faith Stinson of regional runner-up Sheridan. McConnell, who averaged a double-double of 20.1 points and 11 rebounds per game, was also the district’s player of the year for a second … Continue reading Three county girls hoops players earn All-Ohio honors

Pickaway County cleans up on All-SE District teams

By Brad MorrisSportingPumpkin.com Pickaway County was well-represented on Saturday on the All-Southeast District basketball teams. Circleville senior Kenzie McConnell was selected as Division II Player of the Year for a second consecutive season, sharing the honor with Sheridan junior Faith Stinson. McConnell, who is bound for Division II national power Ashland, averaged a double-double of 20.1 points and 11 rebounds per game, while adding three assists and three blocks. Senior Jaylah Captain earned second-team honors, averaging 10 points, 3.4 rebounds and 2.6 assists in a season cut short by an ACL injury back in January. Freshman Gabby McConnell (5.6 points, … Continue reading Pickaway County cleans up on All-SE District teams

Overtime thriller: Tigers fulfill pledge, repeat as MSL-Buckeye champions

By Brad MorrisSportingPumpkin.com When senior point guard Jaylah Captain suffered a season-ending ACL injury back in January, the Circleville Tigers made a pledge to repeat as Mid-State League Buckeye Division champions for their injured teammate. That pledge, however, was in … Continue reading Overtime thriller: Tigers fulfill pledge, repeat as MSL-Buckeye champions

LE’s Ward, Circleville’s McConnell lead District 14 honors

District 14 Coaches Association Boys Basketball Division I/II — First Team Isaac Ward, Logan Elm senior Trey Robertson, Waverly junior Ryan Scott, Hillsboro senior Isaac Little, Unioto senior Hunter Price, Hillsboro junior Division I/II — Second Team Gabe Chalfin, Logan Elm … Continue reading LE’s Ward, Circleville’s McConnell lead District 14 honors