The Turpin Spartans finished the regular season with a 38-7 thumping of the Walnut Hills Eagles, giving them a 9-1 record overall and a 6-1 mark in the Eastern Cincinnati Conference. The Spartans will qualify for the OHSAA playoffs, with games announced later Sunday.
The Turpin Spartans fell to the Loveland Tigers 32-14 Friday, dropping their first game of the season. The Tigers outscored Turpin 23-7 in the second half to pull away with the win. The Spartans close the regular season this Friday at Walnut Hills before beginning action in the state playoffs.
The Turpin Spartans extended their unbeaten streak to 8-0 with a 28-16 victory over the Milford Eagles Friday. Luke Bohenek ran for two touchdowns and caught another for a TD as the Spartans ran to a 21-7 first-half lead and nevere looked back. The Spartans play their final regular-season home game this Friday in Senior Night against the Loveland Tigers.
For the next 12 months, students and fans of Turpin High School will have bragging rights against their Forest Hills School District mates at Anderson. The Spartans shut out the Redskins 35-0 high on Turpin's hill. Friends and family are connected to the two schools separated by about three miles, but when it comes to football, all bets are off.