Latest Turpin Athletic News
The Spartans participated in the Cincinnati City Championships on Saturday February 18th at Miamisburg High Scholl. They finished in 4rd place behind Anderson, Lakota East and Oak Hills.
The team began the competition on the bars. It was a slow start with Gretchen Watkins, Brittany Gardner, Katie Lambert and Olivia Meagher contributing to the team score. Other Spartans competing were Maria Bushman and Serra Tuzun.
The team rotated to the beam. Gretchen Watkins led the Spartans with a 4th place finish. Polina Elagin has a strong performance with an 8th place finish. The other Spartans who competed this event were Katie Lambert, Serra Tuzun, Olivia Meagher and Maria Bushman.
The team rotated to floor which continues to be the top event for the team. Katie Lambert finished in 4th place, Brittany finished in 7th place and Gretchen Watkins finished in 9th place. Other Spartan competitors were Polina Elagin, Olivia Meagher and Maria Bushman.
The Spartans rotated to the vault. Gretchen Watkins had a 4th place finish. Katie Lambert placed 7th, Brittany placed 10th and Serra Tuzun placed 11th. Other Spartans that competed this event were Maria Bushman and Leah Roodhouse.
Gretchen Watkins placed 7th in the all-around. Katie Lambert and Maria Bushman compete for the first on all four events for the all-around.
The Spartans will be back in action at Districts on Saturday February 25th at Lakota East.
On Thursday, February 23 the Spartans (6-16, #26 seed) begin their Sectional tournament journey at Hamilton High School. Tip-off is 8:00 pm.
The Turpin swim team will send 10 participants to the State Championships in Columbus this weekend after an outstanding performance at the District Meet, where the girls team took sixth and the boys team placed 10th. Qualifying for the state meet will be Audrey Mooney, Uma Aguiar, Jessica Rupp, Madeline Hart, Taylor Contino, Gail Workman, Allison Kapostasy, Jordy Fanning, Ali Asbury and Pete Lingo.
The Girls Gymnastics team participated in the Southwest Individual Meet on Sunday February 12th at Miamisburg High School. While there is no team score at this meet, it is an opportunity for the ladies to have a chance to reach their personal goals.
As the Spartans get ready for sectionals wrestling meet, they took their workout to another level. The team headed to Rock Quest for some cross training, team building and fun before they get refocused and ready for the state tournament.
Turpin freshman diver Ali Asbury has earned a spot in the Division I State Diving Championships this week in Canton following a seventh place finish at the Southwest Ohio District Championships.
After a 10-0 regular season, Turpin moves to take on Harrison in the first round of the playoffs. The game will take place at Spartan Stadium-- presale tickets are available in the athletic office. Go Spartans!
Watch the football, cheerleading and cross country seniors take their final bow with their parents.
Caitlin Fisher at the State Tennis Championships
Story on Turpin student manager Robert Hunt