The Cincinnati Hills League website finished it's 8th year and, for the 8th year in a row, set a website record for page views. A total of 2,639,574 page visits came during the website year of 8/1/13 to 7/31/14. That is just under 26,000 better than the 2012-2013 year. July set a record for "hits" and reached a summer milestone. There were 100,385 visits during the month, a record by over 6,000. it marked the first time the 100,000 mark was met in June or July.
We look forward our 9th year for the website for 2014-2015. Practices and some regular season contest are taking place now. We welcome two new athletic directors to the league, Michael Stevens from Finneytown and Nick Lunsford from Reading.
As always, we thank you for your support of the website and our advertisers.
Madeira won the CHL Golf Preview at Weatherwax Golf Course on Thursday with a team score of 321. Indian Hill was 2nd with 328 & Wyoming 3rd with a 337. Mariemont was 4th, Taylor 5th, Reading 6th, & Finneytown 7th. Madeira junior Connor Hjelm was medalist with a 4 under par 68 for the 18 hole tourney. Hjelm had 5 birdies on his way to a record breaking score for the CHL Preview. He also set a Madeira record for low score for 18 holes. Hjelm transferred to Madeira from Indian Hill this school year. Hjeim was 8 strokes ahead of 2nd place Sam Marty of Wyoming (76). Cooper Hausfeld of Wyoming was 3rd (77), Garrett Innis of Indian Hill 4th (79), Alex Major of Indian Hill 5th (80), and Ben Friedberg of Indian Hill & Travis Freytag of Madeira tied for 6th with an 82.
It is odd having a fall sports update in early August but, believe it or not, the fall season officially kicks off this week. Golf is always the first out of the blocks, but they will be join by girls' tennis this week. Soccer & volleyball will start their seasons next week, cross country the following week, and football on August 29th. The golf, tennis, & cross country schedules are not complete on the website. I hope to have them all posted by early the week August 11th.
SID Note - Golf standings in the CHL are determined by points. A team gets one point for each team they beat in the league preview. Teams get 2 points for each regular season conference win and two points for each team they beat in the league championship. As of now, the points are not reflected in the win-lost under the golf link. Point standings will be updated in the weekly updates.
Wyoming is defending champion. Three time league champ Will Grimmer of Mariemont will be trying for his 4th title. Grimmer is coming off a great in summer in which he qualified for the US Open.
The CHL League Preview will be held Thursday at Weatherwax Golf Course outside of Middletown.
Indian Hill will be looking for their 18th straight league title, currently the longest league title streak in the CHL.
Wyoming will getting the season started on Friday when the Cowboys host Oakwood in a state team championship match.
If you are interested in coaching in the Cincinnati Hills League, check out the Coaching Position link in the upper right of this page. Check it often this summer because if will be changing.
The eight histories of the district are completed. We will leave them on the website for a couple of months.