Which Cincinnati swimmers captured state titles?


The greater Cincinnati area is usually well represented among the top swimmers and divers in Ohio. Follow us as The Enquirer tracks which athletes win the State Championship OHSAA state swimming and diving tournament in the CT Branin Natatorium of the canton February 24th-February. 27

Ohio Division II

Grace Courtney of Wyoming finishes her tuck move in the first round of the West Clermont Diving Classic on January 16, 2021.

Grace Courtney, Wyoming

Wyoming Junior Grace Courtney became the first female Greater Cincinnati State Champion in 2021 when she claimed the Division II diving crown at the tournament’s first event on Wednesday afternoon.

Courtney led the majority of the event, but dropped to third in the later rounds before skipping Chagrin Falls senior Kate ChMonica to first place in the final two rounds.

Courtney, who was runner-up in Division II last season, finished the race with 485.80 to 445.35 from LaMonica.