Championships in boys track and girls track, volleyball and basketball helped Liberty-Benton claim the Blanchard Valley Conference’s all-sports banner for the 2018-19 school year.

The Eagles were first in the all-sports standings with 88½ points. Van Buren edged Hopewell-Loudon 76½-75½ for second place. Arlington (66) was fourth followed by McComb (64), Leipsic (63½), Arcadia (46½), Riverdale (42½), Pandora-Gilboa (38½), North Baltimore (38), Cory-Rawson (25½) and Vanlue (11).

Van Buren won championships in boys golf, boys basketball and wrestling, McComb and Hopewell-Loudon shared the BVC softball title while the Panthers added a title in baseball and the Chieftains swept the boys and girls cross country crowns. Pandora-Gilboa won the BVC football championship.

The conference also released its list of all-academic selections for the spring sports season.

To be honored, athletes must be seniors and have a 3.5 cumulative grade point average.

Arlington, North Baltimore and Pandora-Gilboa led the list with 12 all-academic honorees each.

Academic All-BVC Awards

Arcadia — Luke Metzger (BB), Eli Palmer (BB), Elizabeth Keefe (SB), Ivy Noel (SB), Breana Reinhart (SB), Kayla Brubaker (TR), Emily Peters (TR), Samantha Watkins (TR)

Arlington — William Bushong (BB), Evan O’Rear (BB), Alyssa Bushong (SB), Haley Gast (SB), Holly Lee (SB), Sarah Solt (SB), Wesley Below (TR), Claire Bateson (TR), Maria Crawford (TR), Kelsey Dempster (TR), Kindal Inbody (TR), Hannah Willow (TR)

Cory-Rawson — Patrick Dearwester (TR), Lily Woods (TR)

Hopewell-Loudon — Jaret Nelson (BB), Bailey Breidenbach (BB), Garrett McCoy (TR), Brock Williams (TR), Becky Greene (TR), Renae Kapelka (TR)

Leipsic — Reese Mangas (BB), Cole Rieman (BB), Carlee Siefker (TR), Peyton Henry (TR), Claire Rigel (TR), Olivia Nunez (TR), Jala Hazelton (SB), Bailee Sickmiller (SB), Kacey Dulle (SB)

Liberty-Benton — Chloe Miller (TR), Keith Sansalone (TR), Dalton Alexander (TR), Brandon Maas (BB), Drew Broerman (BB)

McComb — Kim Reigle (TR), Justin Rode (TR), Curtis Ray (TR), Andrew Smith (BB), Shelby Steinbrook (SB), Madison Amburgey (SB), Tesla Seither (SB)

North Baltimore — Sierrah Johnson (SB), Olivia Hyatt (SB), Grace Lennard (SB), Allison Kepling (SB), Britney Biller (SB), Hannah Lord (SB), Hailey Watson (TR), Rachel Crouse (TR), Tyler Swartz (TR), Jordan Bucher (TR), Kiley Brooker (TR), Lanie McCartney (TR)

Pandora-Gilboa — Peyton Traxler (BB), Riley Larcom (BB/TR), Brennan Morman (BB), Nick Norton (BB/TR), Travis Maag (BB/TR), Nick Meyer (BB), Alaina Basinger (TR), Oliva Schulte (TR), Addilyn Diller (TR), Sarah Schutz (TR), Jackson Ridge (TR), Gage Hovest (TR)

Riverdale — Andrew Borkosky (BB), Miley Frey (BB), Alec Loveridge (BB), Seth McElree (BB), Zak Koehler (TR), Brandi Borkosky (TR), Kendra Collier (TR), Katy Miller (TR)

Van Buren — Jessica Rinehart (SB), Olivia Sexton (SB), Amanda Strapp (SB), Brady Rader (BB), Wyatt Schlaeppi (TR), Kyle Hoying (TR), Joshua Bishop (TR), Grace Hoerig (TR), Hope DeWalt (TR), Marisa Gilbert (TR), Joshua Bowles (TR)

Vanlue — Bethany Smith (TR), Paige Marshall (SB)

Sharp fires ace

Tom Sharp fired a hole-in-one on the No. 2 hole at Hillcrest Golf Club on May 15, acing the 139-yard par 3 with a 7-iron.

Glen McCann, Chico Trevino and Mike Cole witnessed the shot.

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