Vikings News · Edward Jones Athletes of the Month


Grayce Dyer – March – Softball
Grayce and Jan Runkle from Edward Jones

Grayce is a leader as a senior on the undefeated softball team.  Grayce has 18 RBI’s on the season and 3 HR’s.  Grayce is a high performer in the classroom as well as on the field.  She is a very hard worker and always a team player.  Grayce a two sport athlete as a 3 year letter winner in softball and 3 year letter winner in cheerleading.

Tayler Shoenfelt – April – Lacrosse
Tayler and Jan Runkle of Edward Jones

Tayler has been consistently ranked in the top 25 goalies in the state in both Save Percentage and Goals Against during her high school career.  She has been a dedicated high performer as a 4 year varsity starter and MVP award winner her sophomore year.  Tayler gives every game her best and tries to never let the team down.  She’s been a positive role model throughout her time on the team. Tayler is not only been successful on the field but off as well.  She will complete her Associate’s Degree with honors at Sinclair Community College before she graduates from Miamisburg High School.  Her family, teammates, and coaches couldn’t be more proud of her!”–

Jonathan Bierley – April – Tennis
Coach Ridley, Jon, Jan Runkle from Edward Jones

Jonathan Bierley is a captain on the Viking Men’s Tennis team.  He is currently 12-3 at the teams top spot of 1st singles.  His 12 wins are the most wins at 1st singles in a season since Rafael Hidalgo won 18 matches in 2013.  According to Coach Ridley, Jonathan’s consistency in both play and approach have been the key to his success.  Jonathan is a team leader on and off the court.

Austin Plowman – May – Lacrosse
Austin and Jan Runkle of Edward Jones

Austin is a four year varsity Letterman, three-year captain and the heart and soul of our team.  Austin is on the verge of breaking several offense of records for our lacrosse team.  He is a leader on and off the field.  He plans on attending Sinclair Community College next year.