Sports Archive

The British are coming to Batavia

The most popular soccer camp in North America coming this summer. With an innovative camp curriculum developed from the country that invented the sport, and with a team of coaches who grew up eating, drinking and breathing soccer, Challenger Sports are bringing young players throughout the US and Canada, an up close and personal opportunity [ Read More ]

NR’s Foote receives awards

New Richmond High School athletic director Doug Foote has received three prestigious local, state and national awards. Mr. Foote, who is a board member of the Ohio High School Athletic Association’s Southwest District Board, was named Southwest District’s Athletic Administrator of the Year by the Southwest Ohio Athletic Directors Association; the Meritorious Service Award recipient [ Read More ]

Lady Broncos thump Lady Lions

By Garth Shanklin Sun Group newspapers Western Brown travelled to New Richmond to take on the Lions in baseball and softball on Monday afternoon with both the Broncos and Lady Broncos walking away victorious. On the softball diamond, Western Brown got another dominating performance in the circle from sophomore Mary Sizer. She tossed a complete [ Read More ]

Western Brown wins a pair

By Garth Shanklin Sun Group newspapers The Western Brown Broncos started the baseball season with three straight losses, two of which were by one run. In the seven games since, the Broncos have fared much better, winning four games including their a pair of victories this week. The team started off by overcoming a 4-0 [ Read More ]

Felicity’s Moore signs to play basketball at Cincinnati State

Ashley Moore, Felicity-Franklin High School’s all-time leading scorer, signed to continue her academic and athletic career at Cincinnati State during a ceremony held at the high school on April 8. Moore was the Division IV Player of the Year in the state as a junior and the Southern Buckeye Conference National Division Player of the [ Read More ]

Milford seeks fourth ECC title

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor Sustained success has become the expectation of Milford baseball in recent years. However, coming into the 2016 season after losing 11 seniors to graduation, head coach Tom Kilgore was tasked with reassembling his squad. “Coming in, I think we had a number of question marks,” he said. “We returned three [ Read More ]

1st Annual ‘Putts Fore Mutts’ to be played at to Elks Run June 10

The First Annual Putts fore Mutts Golf Outing will be held Friday, June 10, 2016 at the award-winning Elks Run Golf Club ( in Batavia. Designed by Greg Norman, this course was rated in the top-10 in Ohio by Golfweek magazine and has hosted the U.S. Amateur Qualifiers. You will enjoy not only a great [ Read More ]

UC Clermont announces Ellis as new men’s basketball coach

UC Clermont College announced Steve Ellis as its new men’s head basketball coach. Ellis comes to UC Clermont with more than 25 years of coaching experience. He was most recently the head coach at Mariemont High School (2008-2016) where he led them to multiple winning seasons including Cincinnati Hills League Championship (2011) for the first [ Read More ]

Southern Buckeye Conference to add three new schools in ‘17

SBC admits Wilmington, Clinton-Massie and East Clinton At a special meeting March 17, the Executive Board of the Southern Buckeye Athletic and Academic Conference voted unanimously to accept the applications of Wilmington, Clinton-Massie and East Clinton for membership beginning with the 2017-18 school year. “The SBAAC is excited to raise the level of competition for [ Read More ]

Milford’s Waltz to play soccer at Taylor University

By Shawn Sell The Milford High School Department of Athletics is pleased to announce that Hannah Waltz has committed to continue her academic and athletic career as a member of the soccer team at Taylor University beginning this fall. Waltz was an instrumental defensive player for the Eagles during her prep soccer career and finished [ Read More ]

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