2014 Miami University Middletown Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees

Miami Middletown Hall of Fame class of 2014

Joe Clark

Joe Clark headshotJoe Clark, 1996-1997, was a two year member of the baseball team. He was an Honorable Mention all-ORCC selection in ’96. In ’97, Joe was selected 1st team all-ORCC and was the ORCC co-Player of the Year. During the ’96 season, Joe set a single season record with 20 stolen bases and ranks 3rd all-time with 24 career steals. He also scored 34 runs during the ’96 season which ranks 3rd all-time for a single season. The following season, Joe scored 35 runs which ranks 2nd all-time in a single season. His 69 career runs scored ranks 2nd all-time. He was the ’97 Warrior Award recipient.

Joe earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Speech Communication and Marketing from Miami University. He is President, Founder, and CEO of Integrated Financial Network, Inc. which specializes in comprehensive financial planning. He oversees financial sales/services for over 80 advisors and 6 staff members. Joe resides in Landen, OH with wife Rebecca, and three kids Kailynn (17), Sara (8), and Tommy (7).

Tiffany Crain Fordyce

Tiffany Crane headshotTiffany Crain Fordyce, 1999-2002, was a three year member of the women’s basketball and volleyball teams. In volleyball, Tiffany led her team to a State Championship in ’01 while earning the State Tournament MVP honors. She was also all-ORCC Honorable Mention in ’99 and ’00 and 2nd team in ’01. In basketball, Tiffany earned all-ORCC honorable mention in ’99-00 and ’00-01. During her career, she had career averages of 10 PPG and 8.2 RPG. Tiffany totaled 749 points and 567 rebounds, which ranks 9th all-time. She helped lead her team to an ORCC Conference Championship and an ORC State Championship in 2002. Tiffany won the Warrior Award in ’02 and was the ’01-02 C. Eugene Bennett Scholar athlete of the year.

Tiffany earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education from Miami University and a Master’s Degree in Sports Administration from Xavier University. She is a Physical Education teacher for Middletown City Schools and is also the head coach for the boys’ volleyball team. Tiffany resides in Middletown, OH with her husband Michael and son Liam (2).

Kelly Newcomb Shouse

Kelly NewcombKelly Newcomb Shouse, 1996-2000, was a four year member of the women’s basketball team. She was selected 2nd team all-ORCC in ’96-97, ’98-99, and ’99-00 and was Honorable Mention in ’97-98. Kelly finished her career with 1,076 points (11.57 PPG) which ranks 9th all-time. She also dished out 449 assists ranking her 2nd all-time. Kelly holds the record for assists in a season with 140 and single game with 18. She ranks 1st in career 3-Point field goals made with 135 and holds the record for most 3-point field goals made in a game with 8. Kelly received the Warrior Award following the 1997 season. After her playing career ended, Kelly was an assistant for the women’s teams from ’00-03, helping the team win the ’02 State Championship. Kelly helped form the first women’s softball team on campus serving as head coach from’03-05.

Kelly earned a BS in Education from Miami University and a Master’s Degree from Wright State University. She is a Health and PE teacher at Madison Local Schools. Kelly resides in Franklin, OH with her husband Jon, son Carter, and yellow lab Sadie.