Sports Archive

Bethel, Williamsburg and CNE begin season at Bob Guy Invite

By Chris Chaney Sun staff Three Clermont County wrestling teams got their 2014-15 seasons underway at the eighth edition of the Bob Guy Invitational hosted by Williamsburg High School on Dec. 6 with Bethel-Tate taking top honors, edging the host Wildcats by two points. Aside from the Tigers and Wildcats, the Clermont Northeastern Rockets were [ Read More ]

Four local football standouts named to Associated Press’ All-State Teams

By Chris Chaney Sun staff The Associated Press released its All-State football teams early last week recognizing four Clermont County athletes among the state’s top gridiron performers in 2014. A media panel from across the state honored Milford’s Ben Greenwell, New Richmond’s Tyler Sammons and Tyler Anderson and Batavia’s KeShawn Foley. Greenwell, a punter and [ Read More ]

More than 65,000 deer checked during Ohio’s weeklong gun hunting season

Hunters checked 65,485 white-tailed deer during Ohio’s 2014 gun hunting season, Dec. 1-7, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). Rifles using specific straight-walled cartridges were allowed during Ohio’s deer-gun season. Gun hunters took advantage of the new opportunity and checked 5,360 deer with straight-walled cartridge rifles. Hunters have checked 148,830 deer so [ Read More ]

Lady Warriors win eighth grade Southern Buckeye Championship

The eighth grade girls Goshen Volleyball Warriors won the Southern Buckeye Conference American Division championship on Oct. 21, 2014 against Mount Orab. Goshen won the last 2 sets of the championship match, which was played at Norwood High School. The first out of two sets won by Goshen was difficult as Mount Orab was winning [ Read More ]

Bethel-Tate makes statement in first SBC-National game since ‘00

Staff report Moving back to the National Division of the Southern Buckeye Conference for the first time since 2000-01, the Bethel-Tate Lady Tigers proved they are ready to capture a conference title that has eluded them since 1990. On the strength of sisters Brooke and Julia Jenike, the Lady Tigers took their first step in [ Read More ]

Goshen’s Steele joins pipeline to UC Clermont

By Chris Chaney Sun staff The UC Clermont women’s volleyball program continues to recruit it’s backyard well as the Lady Cougars inked Goshen senior Brandi Steele to a National Letter of Intent at a ceremony held a the high school on Nov. 19. “Brandi Steele will be a welcome addition to the UC Clermont program,” [ Read More ]

Milford, New Richmond get unique cultural experience through basketball

By Chris Chaney Sun staff Sports have always had a unique ability to bring people together. Whether it be rallying a group together for a common cause, acting as a distraction from tragedy or simply building a bridge between two otherwise unfamiliar factions of society, the competition, camaraderie and passion that athletics possess is rarely [ Read More ]

Traditional deer-gun hunting season is underway in Ohio

Ohio hunters have additional choices while pursuing white-tailed deer when gun hunting season opens Monday, Dec. 1, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). Deer hunting in Ohio is an extremely popular activity for many people who enjoy the outdoors. More than 400,000 hunters are expected to take to the field during this [ Read More ]

Ohio Football State Championships kick off in Ohio Stadium

The final week of the 2014 OHSAA football season has arrived and 14 teams have earned the right to play for a state championship in Ohio Stadium. After 723 teams began the season in August and 224 earned playoff berths, these 14 teams have advanced through four weeks of the playoffs and will now end [ Read More ]

US Baseball Academy to hold camps at local schools

Milford High School is hosting a six week baseball camp starting January 11. Milford head coach Tom Kilgore will direct the program in conjunction with U.S. Baseball Academy. Classes are available for players in grades 1-12 and are limited to six players per coach. Sessions are offered in advanced hitting, pitching, catching, fielding and baserunning. [ Read More ]

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