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This Week in Sports Jan. 9, 2016

Posted on: January 10, 2017

Little Miami athletic updates for the week of Jan. 9, 2017 Men’s BBall: Improved their record to 8-4 and 5-1 in the SWOC with two league wins over Ross and Edgewood.  We had a great team effort in both games Johnson led with 23 points 12 rebounds

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Paul, Wind named High School Heisman winners

Posted on: December 11, 2017

There are some students who set the bar. They work harder, show more passion and lead by example—in the classroom, on the field and within the community. Wendy’s High School Heisman program recognizes Dawson Paul and Karrah Wind and their

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Discipline at heart of LM grapplers success

Posted on: November 30, 2017

Thanks to a disciplined approach to building the ranks of Little Miami wrestlers, Head Coach Chad Craft has been blessed with more than three times the grapplers this season than when he began coaching at Little Miami four years ago. Craft ended the 2015

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LM bowlers ready to roll

Posted on: November 30, 2017

Although it doesn't always get all of the attention, Little Miami's bowling program has produced some outstanding athletes. In recent memory, both Gavin Vires (class of 2015) and Kay Rothermund (Class of 2016) have competed in post-season play, with Vires

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Lady Panthers looking to take back title

Posted on: November 30, 2017

Little Miami head women’s basketball coach Matt Tolliver isn’t a chemistry teacher, but he believes he has a winning formula for the 2017-18 season. With an aggressive preseason training regimen and a core group of experienced players, Tolliver

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Academic Team sets even higher goals this season

Posted on: November 30, 2017

When your team wins the league championship four out of the last five years and is ranked sixth in the state, where do you set the bar for this season? When it comes to the Little Miami Academic Team, you keep setting that bar even higher. “Our goals

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Athletes selected for SWOC Leadership Conference

Posted on: November 26, 2017

Ten Panther athletes were recently selected to represent Little Miami at the Southwest Ohio Conference Leadership Conference at Harrison High School. These athletes were selected for their leadership potential and took part in a day-long conference focusing

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LM hosts academic team challenge Nov. 18

Posted on: November 16, 2017

If you feel the earth’s orbit shift ever so slightly on Saturday, it will be because of the sheer brainpower located within Little Miami High School. The LMHS Academic Team will host its 5th annual Academic Team Challenge on Saturday, Nov. 18 beginning

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Hoops season kicks off with Moonlight Madness

Posted on: November 10, 2017

The Little Miami men's basketball season tips off this Saturday, Nov. 11 with the annual Moonlight Madness basketball marathon. Teams from second grade up to varsity level will play 18 to 20 minute scrimmages in the Little Miami High School gymnasium. Action

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Panthers pile up all-conference awards

Posted on: November 9, 2017

The Little Miami athletics program is off to a strong start this year in its efforts to defend the Southwest Ohio Conference All-Sports trophy, thanks to three conference championships by volleyball, men’s cross country and women’s soccer. The

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This Week in Sports Sept. 25

Posted on: September 25, 2017

Here is your This Week in Sports for Sept. 25. Football is 4-1, 1-1 in the SWOC. Men’s Golf is 8-6 overall, 6-4 in the SWOC. Women’s golf looks good at 4-1 in the SWOC! Men’s soccer is 3-1 in the SWOC. Women’s soccer is top in the

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Mercy Health Fair coming Oct. 7

Posted on: September 16, 2017

Join Jewish Hospital-Mercy Health Women's Center for a day of health and wellness at the Women's Health Fair on Saturday, Oct. 7 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Little Miami High School. In addition to free health screenings, there will be door prizes/raffles,

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This Week In Sports Sept. 11

Posted on: September 11, 2017

Your This Week in Sports report for the week of Sept. 11, 2017 Football is 3-0 with league play starting this Friday. Men’s golf is 5-3 overall, 3-3 in the SWOC. Women’s golf looks good at 3-1 in the SWOC! Men’s soccer is 2-0 in the SWOC.

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Cross Country on the trail to repeat

Posted on: August 31, 2017

With virtually all its runners returning for the 2017, the Little Miami men’s cross country team is determined to defend their 2016 league championship and bring home more hardware this season. Men’s and women’s head Ccoach Eric Bond has

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Panthers all in for gridiron wins

Posted on: August 31, 2017

After defeating West Carrollton in a lopsided 42-0 victory in Week 1, the Little Miami Panthers achieved their first goal of the season and lived up to the team hashtag #1-0. Now, Head Coach Nate Mahon said his team, which went 3-7 last year, is ready to get

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Gomez, golf great LM combination

Posted on: August 31, 2017

Scroll through the past women’s golf standings for the Southwest Ohio Conference, and one begins to realize a theme: While perennially tough teams like Edgewood and Harrison swap for the top spot each year, the Little Miami Panthers are always in the

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Men's soccer shooting for 2nd SWOC title

Posted on: August 31, 2017

After winning the Southwest Ohio Conference Championship in 2015, the Little Miami men’s soccer team had to watch conference rival Talawanda take back the league title last season. But if head coach Kyle Smiddy has anything to say about it, the

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Women's tennis charging the net

Posted on: August 31, 2017

For the past five years, the Little Miami women’s tennis program has been rebuilding and solid. Under the leadership of head coach Mark Lapille, the team has finished anywhere from second to fifth in the Southwestern Ohio Conference since 2012. With

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Board approves family cap for sports fees

Posted on: August 27, 2017

Good news for families with multiple Panther athletes: There is now a limit on the amount of pay-to-participate fees you need to pay. On Aug. 22, the Little Miami Board of Education approved a family cap for pay-to-participate fees beginning with the current

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Women's soccer ready to defend title

Posted on: August 27, 2017

It’s the perennial story: Finish the season with a championship and next year, you have a target on your back. But in the case of the Little Miami women’s soccer team, the Lady Panthers are just fine with that pressure – in fact, they

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Get your 17-18 season passes now!

Posted on: August 25, 2017

Get a front row seat to watch your Little Miami Panthers defend the Southwest Ohio Conference All-Sports Trophy by ordering your Little Miami Athletics Season Pass. Passes are $250 for a family of four and $60 for a single. Season passes allow entry

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Men's golf intent on SWOC title

Posted on: August 25, 2017

Three men’s golf teams in the Southwest Ohio Conference are consistently tough every year: Talawanda, Harrison and the Little Miami Panthers. This year, the Panthers are looking to be the last team standing. LM Head Coach Pam Rothermund will be calling

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Flying, stunting — Cheer does it all

Posted on: August 24, 2017

While Little Miami cheerleaders may do their work on the sidelines, the tumbling and stunting they do makes their sport as physical as those happening on the field. Entering their second year of stunting (cheer routines that include lifts and

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Bray Bowl coming Aug. 13

Posted on: August 5, 2017

The Little Miami Panther Youth Football and Cheer Organization will host their second annual Bray Bowl on Sunday, Aug. 13 at Little Miami High School. Teams in grades K1-6th will play in a day-long celebration of football in remembrance of Brayden Thornbury,

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Get your kicks at 4th annual LM Soccer Fest

Posted on: July 28, 2017

FC Cincinnati has captured the hearts of pro soccer fans, but if you’re looking for great Tri-State soccer action at the high school level, look no further than Little Miami High School this weekend for the 4th annual Little Miami Soccer Fest July

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LM approves Mercy Health for athletic training

Posted on: July 3, 2017

Little Miami athletes and families will be seeing new faces in the training room, on the sidelines and at a new school-based health center thanks to a new partnership with Mercy Health. The Board of Education approved a five-year contract with Mercy Health

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Boosters elect new officers

Posted on: May 17, 2017

The Little Miami Athletic Boosters have elected new officers to lead the group into the 2017-2018 school year. Coby Schmucker was recently elected vice president. Amy Larkin will act as co-treasurer with Cheravon Davidson, who continues to serve for next

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LM seeking Hall of Famers

Posted on: May 12, 2017

Little Miami continues to build a tradition of excellence on the field. Now there is a way to honor those who have contributed to Panther success. Beginning in the fall of 2017, the Little Miami Athletic Hall of Fame will honor the best LM has to offer.

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And the winner is: Little Miami

Posted on: May 12, 2017

For the first time in Southwest Ohio Conference history, Little Miami has won the league's all-sports trophy. In one of the tightest races in SWOC history, the Panthers edged Talawanda 107.5-104. Ross and Harrison were close as well. Points are

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LM summer camps coming up!

Posted on: May 10, 2017

The summer calendar is booking up fast with Little Miami sports camps of all sorts. Check out the fliers below for information on each camp. Little Miami Lacrosse Clinic Little Miami Lady Panthers Youth Basketball Camp Little Miami Youth Baseball

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Sports physicals coming May 18

Posted on: May 10, 2017

Reconstructive Orthopedics will be offering sports physicals for the 2017-18 school year on Thursday, May 18 from 6-9 p.m. at Little Miami High School. These physicals meet the OHSAA requirements for participation in junior high and high school

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Football spirit shop open until May 18

Posted on: May 10, 2017

The Little Miami football program is currently sponsoring a pop-up spiritwear shop for football themed items.

The shop is open until May 18. Check out the online sale here: https://littlemiamifb17.itemorder.com/sale

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Academic Team headed to state

Posted on: May 9, 2017

Remember the Little Miami Academic team? You know, the one that won their fourth league title a couple of months ago? Well, this past weekend, they did it one better. The Little Miami Academic Team won the 2017 OAC Regional Championship, the first

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Barnhill Baseball Classic May 6

Posted on: April 27, 2017

The second annual Kevin Barnhill Baseball Classic will take place on Saturday, May 6 with the Little Miami Panthers taking on Kings and CHCA at Testerman Park. The event begins with the Panthers taking on the Knights at 10 a.m. Kings then takes on the

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3 LM men's lacrosse players selected to play beyond U.S.

Posted on: April 18, 2017

Three Little Miami men's lacrosse players have been selected to play their sport internationally this summer. Presley Schrickel (junior), Daniel Thornbury (junior) and Dylan Warner (sophomore) have been selected to participate on

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LM Football to host golf outing May 21

Posted on: April 17, 2017

Little Miami Football will host its 2017 Golf Outing on Sunday, May 21 at Majestic Springs Golf Course in Wilmington. Play begins at 1:30 p.m. and a dinner will follow. Reservations will be made for 120 golfers.   See the attached registration

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Trainers offering mCORE screening for LM athletes

Posted on: April 17, 2017

According to studies, every three days in the United States a young athlete dies due to sudden cardiac arrest. Panther athletes will have the opportunity to get screened for the cardiac conditions and abnormalities which may put them at

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This Week in Sports Apr. 10, 2017

Posted on: April 11, 2017

Here's your spring athletics update for the second week of April! Baseball: Overall 6-2 and in the SWOC 2-1. Men’s Lacrosse: Undefeated (5-0) with a 14-9 victory over Walnut Hills. Sophomore Cole Burger led the team with five goals. Junior Chase

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Panthers aiming for SWOC title

Posted on: March 31, 2017

When you ask Little Miami baseball head coach Matt Craig what his goals are for the 2017 season, his answer is short and to the point: Learn what it takes to compete and make ourselves the best person/athlete we can be, work hard as a team to get better

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Men's lacrosse storming the field in 1st season

Posted on: March 31, 2017

Even though 2017 is the inaugural season for lacrosse at Little Miami, the program isn't new. In fact, the Panthers enter this year with six successful seasons under their belt and outstanding players in the lead. In short, they've come to play. Head

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Panther Run canceled

Posted on: March 5, 2017

The Little Miami Athletic Boosters third annual Panther Run scheduled for Sunday, April 2 has been canceled.

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Swim & Dive team rewrites record books

Posted on: February 16, 2017

It was literally a weekend for the record books. Little Miami women's swimming was in the business of shattering records during recent sectional competition at Mason High School. The women's 200-yard medley relay team of Olivia Lassen (freshman),

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Academic Team SWOC co-champs

Posted on: February 15, 2017

The Little Miami Academic Team is back on top! With a recent victory over Winton Woods with scores of 66-50 and 64-45, the team became Southwest Ohio Conference co-champs with Ross. This is the fourth league title for Coach Ron Maupin's team in the last five

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LM Swim & Dive takes 2nd at SWOC

Posted on: February 9, 2017

The Little Miami men's and women's swim teams took second at the Southwest Ohio Conference meet at Miami University recently In a regular season finish that can only be called thrilling. The women's team repeated their second place finish from last year and

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This Week in Sports Feb. 6

Posted on: February 7, 2017

Here is your This Week in Sports report for the week of Feb. 6, 2017. Academic Team: LM swept Northwest 65-25 and 74-37. The team is 11-1 in the SWOC, tied for first. Men’s Basketball: Overall record stands at 11-10 and 7-4 in the SWOC. Whitacre led

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Harlem Wizards return Feb. 9

Posted on: January 31, 2017

Get ready for trick hoops and alley oops: The crowd-pleasing Harlem Wizards will return to Little Miami on Thursday, Feb. 9. The Little Miami Youth Basketball Association will once again host the Harlem Wizards basketball team as they take on Little Miami

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This Week in Sports Jan. 16, 2017

Posted on: January 18, 2017

Your This Week in Sports report for the week of Jan. 16, 2017. Men’s BBall: The overall record of 8-6 and 5-2 in the SWOC. Women’s BBall: The team stands at 10-4 last week overall with games tonight and Sat. Bowling: Amber Treat had her high

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Boosters to host Green & Gold Gala Feb. 11

Posted on: January 16, 2017

Shake off the winter blues and join the Little Miami Athletic Boosters Club at their annual Green & Gold Gala on Saturday, Feb. 11 at Bel-Wood Country Club. Join the Boosters for a night of fellowship, dining and dancing, with proceeds supporting Little

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8th grade girls basketball strong in SWOC

Posted on: January 12, 2017

Varsity sports sometimes steal the spotlight from great stories happening elsewhere. Little Miami Jr. High’s girls’ basketball program is a perfect example. While the high school teams battle their conference opponents, something exciting is

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LM wrestling tearing up the mats

Posted on: January 5, 2017

After marking three solid years of the program’s resurgence, Little Miami wrestling is now a Southwestern Ohio Conference force to be reckoned with. The Panthers currently have a 5-0 record in duals with wins over Kings, Badin, Hamilton, Mt. Healthy

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This Week in Sports, Jan. 3, 2017

Posted on: January 4, 2017

Welcome back! The winter sports season is in full swing! Men’s BBall: Did well over break winning 4 out of 5 games, including the Waynesville Tournament. We are now 6-3 overall and 3-1 in the SWOC. Cameron Ryan had a career high 21 points v.

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Barnhill Classic coming Jan. 14 & 16

Posted on: January 2, 2017

Don’t miss the action when the Little Miami Panthers men’s basketball teams take on Wyoming on Monday, Jan. 16 as part of the 8th annual Kevin C. Barnhill Coaches Basketball Showcase. The Showcase kicks off Session 1 on Saturday, Jan. 14 with GCL

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