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NAME: Katelyn Grimes
SCHOOL: CHCA
SPORT(S): Volleyball
GRADUATING YEAR: 2021
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: Part of 2019 state tournament
BIRTHDATE: 3/21/2003
HEIGHT: 5'6"-125 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Lebanon
PARENTS: Todd & Nan
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: "Jesus, my family, Coach Lisa Schaad."
FUTURE GOAL: Do well in college in sports & academics.

CHCA senior Katelyn Grimes is an all-star volleyball libero and outside hitter who started her impressive high school varsity career as a freshman. That year, she had 114 kills, 272 digs and 39 assists and was named second-team all-Miami Valley Conference-Scarlet Division.

Her success continued her sophomore year, when she helped the team go an undefeated 16-0 in league play and won the MVC Scarlet championship, finishing 23-2 as district runners-up. She logged 161 kills, 180 digs (2nd in MVC), 92 service aces (2nd in MVC) and was named MVC Co-Player of the Year, Cincinnati Div. III-IV Player of the Year and third team all-state Div. III.

Last season as a junior, Katelyn led the Lady Eagles a 21-7 record, an MVC Scarlet championship, a regional championship, and a semifinals' appearance in the Ohio state tournament, the first such appearance in school history. Her 425 digs and 107 service aces led the MVC and she was MVC Scarlet Player of the Year, Cincinnati Div. III-IV Player of the Year, SWO District Player of the Year Div. III and was 2nd team all-Ohio Div. III.

She has helped lead this season's team to another strong performance - 15-7 over all and an undefeated 10-0 in league play with a fifth straight MVC Scarlet championship. In 73 games played, she has 171 kills with 227 digs and 81 service aces.

Katelyn also plays for the Northern Kentucky Volleyball Tsunami Club. She has been named by the Cincinnati Enquirer as one of the top players to watch in 2020. A great student who is active in community service, Katelyn will play volleyball collegiately at the University of Central Florida. Her favorite athlete is Stanford volleyball libero Morgan Hentz, favorite entertainer is Elevation Worship, favorite book is The Grapes of Wrath, favorite movie is The Greatest Showman and most-like-to-meet is Ian Somerhalder or any Marvel person.



COACH'S QUOTE – "Katelyn exemplifies a CHCA 360 athlete encompassing faith values in her sport and classroom. Though Katelyn is a fierce competitor, her position of Libero is an example of her service and humility to her teammates. She has a very high volleyball IQ which makes her a standout on the court."
— Lisa Schaad, Volleyball Coach



LAROSA'S 2020-2021 MVPs
Caleb Jacob

NAME: Caleb Jacob
WINNER ANNOUNCED: October 20
SCHOOL: Covington Catholic High School
SPORT(S): Football
GRADUATING YEAR: 2021
ACCOMPLISHMENTS: 2019 state championship

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Sydney Jones

NAME: Sydney Jones
WINNER ANNOUNCED: October 13
SCHOOL: Lakota West High School
SPORT(S): Soccer
GRADUATING YEAR: 2021
ACCOMPLISHMENTS: "First two international caps with the U-18 National Team vs. China and the Netherlands in January 2020"

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Zach Branam

NAME: Zach Branam
WINNER ANNOUNCED: October 6
SCHOOL: La Salle High School
SPORT(S): Football
GRADUATING YEAR: 2021

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Maggie Schroeder

NAME: Maggie Schroeder
WINNER ANNOUNCED: September 29
SCHOOL: Highlands High School
SPORT(S): Cross Country-Track
GRADUATING YEAR: 2021

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Cameron Hergott

NAME: Cameron Hergott
WINNER ANNOUNCED: September 22
SCHOOL: Beechwood High School
SPORT(S): Cross Country-Track
GRADUATING YEAR: 2021

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Meghan O'Brien

NAME: Meghan O'Brien
WINNER ANNOUNCED: September 15
SCHOOL: Indian Hill High School
SPORT(S): Soccer-Track
GRADUATING YEAR: 2021

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Corey Kiner

NAME: Kailyn Dudukovich
WINNER ANNOUNCED: September 1
SCHOOL: Lakota West High School
SPORT(S): Soccer-Basketball
GRADUATING YEAR: 2021

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Corey Kiner

NAME: Corey Kiner
WINNER ANNOUNCED: August 25
SCHOOL: Roger Bacon High School
SPORT(S): Football
GRADUATING YEAR: 2021

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