Sports Archive

Lady Eagles looking forward to start of their second season

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor The beauty of Ohio high school basketball is that there are truly two seasons. There is the regular season, which is more or less a three-month marathon to position one’s team for the second season, which is the state playoffs. Of course, it’s not that simplistic. There are goals that [ Read More ]

Bethel-Tate controls own destiny in SBC-National

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor Despite a strong start that was followed by a rash of injuries to key players, the Bethel-Tate Tigers still have their No. 1 goal within their sights. With three of the Tigers’ last five contests coming against Southern Buckeye Conference National Division rivals, including road games against the two teams [ Read More ]

Thompson named Milford girls golf coach

The Milford High School Department of Athletics is pleased to announce that Matt Thompson has been named the new girls golf head coach starting with the 2016 season. A Milford High School grad, Thompson takes over a program that has won three of the last four Eastern Cincinnati Conference Championships. Thompson becomes the girls head [ Read More ]

Western & Southern Open donates $385k to Cincinnati charities

Cincinnati’s more than century-old professional tennis tournament, the Western & Southern Open, announced today annual gifts to local beneficiaries bringing the grand total of giving over more than four decades to just below $10 million, at $9,985,149. The tournament’s charitable board, Tennis for Charity, and chairman Ken Berry, were on hand to make the announcement, [ Read More ]

Barons in position to win fifth straight league title

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor It’s been a strong run for the Amelia High School boys basketball team of late. Champions or co-champions of the last four Southern Buckeye Conference American Division seasons, head coach Craig Mazzaro has his Barons in position to make it five in a row as the team gets back into [ Read More ]

Milford, Glen Este compete at the ECC Championships

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor Just two weeks out from the beginning of the postseason, swimmers and divers from Milford and Glen Este had their last big meet of the regular season at the Eastern Cincinnati Conference Tournament. The ECC’s seven teams descended upon Anderson High School’s natatorium. Turpin High School earned conference championships on [ Read More ]

Clermont Northeastern announces new coaches

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor Clermont Northeastern High School athletic director Mike Kirk announced the hiring of two new varsity head coaches on Jan. 25, naming Jeremy Fishback as the new varsity head football coach and Don Gullett, Jr. as the new varsity head baseball coach. Kirk announced their arrival via email. The new coaches [ Read More ]

Milford inducts five into Athletic Hall of Fame

Staff report The Milford High School Athletic Department and the Milford Athletic Boosters Club announced the Milford Athletic Hall of Fame Inductee Class of 2016. The Hall of Fame committee chose five people. They are: Chalee Thomas, Class of 1994 (volleyball and basketball); Andrea Tepe, Class of 2004 (cross-country, track and field); Kyle Rapp, Class [ Read More ]

Four inducted into New Richmond Hall of Fame

New Richmond High School;s first Division I college players in football and basketball joined two of the school;s all-time greats in softball and swimming in the 2016 class of the New Richmond Lions Sports Hall of Fame. Thomas Wildey, 1959 graduate who played football at Ohio State; Jeffrey Kuhn, 1962 graduate who played basketball at [ Read More ]

Local swimmers, divers get postseason preview at Classic

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor Hundreds of high school swimmers and divers from around Southwest Ohio converged on seven preliminary sites and two finals destinations to show off their skills at the Southwest Ohio Swimming and Diving Classic three weeks before the postseason begins. Local athletes from Amelia, Glen Este, New Richmond and Milford competed [ Read More ]

  • Rain
    real feel: 77°F
    humidity: 100%
    wind speed: 2 m/s W
  • E.C. Nurre Funeral Homes
  • Holman GMC
  • Health Source of Ohio