Dazzling Volleyball Achievements
Saints senior outside hitter Stacy Howell (Cincinnati, Ohio/Glen Este) and sophomore setter Jenna Fessler (Fort Mitchell, Ky./Beechwood) were named All-Americans by the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA). Both Howell and Fessler were honorable mention All-Americans and were also first team All-North Region selections. In addition to All-American, Howell was named the Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) Player of the Year.
Saints senior wide receiver Goose Cohorn (Independence, Ky./Dixie Heights), sophomore running back C.T. Tarrant (Hamilton, Ohio/Hamilton) and senior offensive lineman DJ Handlon (Taylor Mill, Ky./Dixie Heights) have been named to the Academic All-District II Football Team selected by the College Sports Information Directors of American (CoSIDA).
Brilliant Soccer Performances
Austin Juniet (Fort Thomas, Ky./Newport Central Catholic) Saints senior forward for the men’s soocer team, was named a National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Scholar All-America. Juniet, a NSCAA First Team Scholar All-East Region selection, was also a First Team selection on the Scholar All-America team. Juniet, a NSCAA Second Team Division III All-America selection and a First Team All-Great Lakes Region pick this season, was also named the Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) Player of the Year.
TMC junior women’s soccer midfielder Laura Felix (Burlington, Ky./St. Henry) was named a National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Scholar All-America. Felix, a NSCAA First Team Scholar All-America selection, was also named a NSCAA Division III All-America. A Second Team Division III All-America selection and First Team Division III Great Lakes Region honoree in 2015, Felix was named a First Team All-Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) selection.
Blazing Track & Field Finishes
Sophomore Christina Cook (Independence, Ky./Simon Kenton) and senior Samantha Headley (Hamilton, Ohio/Ross) led the Saints women’s track & field team to a second place finish at the Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) Indoor Track & Field Championship held in February 2016. The Saints had 85 points and seven podium appearances (Top-8) to finish second out of 10 schools. Cook was named the women’s track Most Valuable Player (MVP) and the overall women’s indoor track & field MVP for her performance at the meet. She was PAC champion in two events as she won the 200-meter dash and the 400-meter dash. Headley was named the women’s field MVP after earning two PAC championship medallions. She won the weight throw and was first in the shot put.