Clinton County alumni update: Oliver, Morgan, Brooks


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Chris Oliver


Savannah Morgan


Allison Brooks


COLUMBIA, Ky. – For the fourth-consecutive season, the Lindsey Wilson football team is headed to the NAIA Football Championship Series Playoffs.

Under the coaching leadership of 1999 Blanchester High School graduate Chris Oliver, the Blue Raiders will host Southeastern (Fla.) 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Blue Raider Stadium in Columbia, Ky.

Lindsey Wilson (10-0, 6-0 MSC Bluegrass Division) received an automatic bid into the national postseason as champions of the MSC Bluegrass. It marks the first undefeated regular season in program history for the Blue Raiders and the longest win streak for the program. LWC is making its fourth all-time postseason and is 2-3 overall, including a 2-0 record at home.

Oliver is 62-28 as head coach going in to Saturday’s playoff game.

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Brooks given

honorable mention

All-GLIAC tennis

Allison Brooks, a Wilmington High School graduate, was given honorable mention All-Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference for women’s tennis.

Brooks is a sophomore at Ashland University.

Ashland made the GLIAC post-season tournament for the first time since 2013. The Eagles finished eighth.

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Morgan earns

offensive POW

for Urbana women

BRIDGEPORT, W. Va. — Savannah Morgan was the Mountain East Conference’s weekly Offensive Player of the Week award in women’s soccer for the last week of October

Morgan, a Wilmington High School graduate, scored the game-winning goal to help lead Urbana to a 2-0 win over West Liberty. She recorded three shots in a draw against Concord to help UU conclude week with a 1-0-1 record.

Morgan finished her freshman year with two goals in 17 games.

Chris Oliver
http://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2017/11/web1_oliver.mug_-2.jpgChris Oliver

Savannah Morgan
http://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2017/11/web1_SA17_SavannahMorgan-2.jpgSavannah Morgan

Allison Brooks
http://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2017/11/web1_TEN_allisonbrooks_ashland-2.jpgAllison Brooks

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