Thirty-Five Named Academic All-Conference at Miami’s Regional Campuses

The Ohio Regional Campus Conference (ORCC) has recognized 35 student-athletes at Miami Hamilton and Miami Middletown as Academic All-Conference for the spring semester.

Student-athletes honored from Miami Hamilton:

Sara Bischel of Harrison, Alexis Carlson of Hamilton and Lela Colvin of Cincinnati were the honorees in women's basketball.

In baseball, Tyler Burdine and Braden Burdine of Hamilton; Daniel Franceschetti of Toronto,ON; Cody Liming of Xenia; Mark Pitocco of Cincinnati; Adam Shumate of Fort Mitchell, KY; Tyler Stansbury of Cincinnati; Chris Ticherich of Milford; Jake Wagner of Hamilton and Kurtis Watkins of Urbana earned Academic All-Conference honors.

Sara Ankeney of Miamisburg; Sarah Hursell of Fairfield; Amanda Kinsey of Hamilton and Shelby Richards of West Harrison, IN were the honorees in softball.

In golf, Josh Drexler and Jay Fields of West Chester earned Academic All-Conference honors.

Student-athletes honored from Miami Middletown:

Michael Frazier of Monroe, Josh Holfinger of Covington and Josh Mann of Hamilton were the honorees in men's basketball.

In women's basketball, Summer Cupp of Morrow, Brooke Lewis of Germantown, Christina Robinson of Middletown and Megan Tolson of Somerville earned Academic All-Conference honors.

Patrick Harrison of Wausau, WI; Jacob Reek of Middletown and Paul Richmond of Middletown were the honorees for golf.

Abigail Cramer of Germantown, Samantha Gray of Waynesville, Brooke Lewis of Germantown, Regina Mann of Lebanon, Kaitlyn Spahr and Rachel Spahr of Franklin earned Academic All-Conference honors in softball.

"All of the All-Conference picks earned at least a 3.0 grade point average while carrying at least 12 hours," said MUH Athletic Director Chris Settle.

"These students put in long hours, with practice and home and away games, yet they still manage to excel academically. Their energy and commitment are definitely worthy of this honor," said MUM Interim Athletic Director Cheryl Miller.

Campuses in the Ohio Regional Campus Conference include: Ohio State University Lima, Mansfield and Newark; Ohio University Chillicothe, Eastern, Lancaster and Zanesville; University of Akron Wayne; Wright State Lake and Miami University Hamilton and Middletown.