Sports Archive

Huber inks Letter of Intent to join Campbell at Wright St.

By Chris Chaney Sun staff   Glen Este High School held a signing ceremony for graduating senior Blake Huber last month as the two-time Eastern Cincinnati Conference Bowler of the Year decided to take his talents north to Wright State University. “(Blake)’s got the game. He knows it inside and out, he knows what to [ Read More ]

Dutch Lions bring high level soccer to Cincinnati

By Chris Chaney Sun staff   On the heels of a wildly successful World Cup, soccer fans across the country have been encouraged about the potential growth and future of the game in America. For the Cincinnati Dutch Lions Football Club, they’re betting that growth can manifest itself right here in Southwest Ohio. “We’re trying [ Read More ]

Clermont Northeastern has new faces, facilities in 2014

By Chris Chaney Sun staff   Clermont Northeastern High School got a facelift during the expanse of the early summer months both in terms of facilities and leadership, allowing athletic director Mike Kirk to put into motion a plan that not only will boost the Rockets’ competitive standing, but also their ability to host major [ Read More ]

Batavia native, CNE alumna travels with ISU to Morocco

By Chris Chaney Sun staff Sports often have the power to take people out of their homes, transporting them, if only for a few hours, to destinations around the globe for some momentarily solace from life’s ups and downs. Playing sports, especially at a high level, can provide the athletes a more realistic escape from [ Read More ]

Milford’s Vilardo earns gold medal at Special Olympics golf tourney

By Kristin Rover Sun staff Milford’s own Johnny Vilardo earned a gold medal at the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games held in New Jersey on June 12-20. Vilardo competed in the Level Four individual stroke play 9-hole division in the tournament contested at Mercer Oaks Golf Course. Vilardo said he played Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday [ Read More ]

Batavia’s Raper showcases for scouts at Super Combine

By Chris Chaney Sun staff After an impressive showing at the Blue-Grey Regional Combine at Paul Brown Stadium on Saturday, April 12, Batavia High School’s Trey Raper was selected to participate in the organization’s Northeast Super Combine on June 20-21. One of just four super combines around the nation, Raper was selected as one of [ Read More ]

Local wrestlers compete in National Duals Tournament

By Chris Chaney Sun staff For some of the best wrestlers in Clermont County, the work on the mat doesn’t stop when the scholastic season ends. Headed up by Bethel-Tate head coach Tom Donahue, six Clermont County wrestlers joined 25 of the best wrestlers from around the state to compete as the Ohio Freestyle Wrestling [ Read More ]

SBC’s top track and field stars honored at postseason awards

By Chris Chaney Sun staff League champions, regional and state qualifiers dominated the Southern Buckeye Conference’s girls’ track and field All-Star lists, which was released by the league office at the conclusion of the season. Members of the title-winning schools were honored above most others as Coaches of the Year from both divisions of the [ Read More ]

Clermont County golf course hosts 105th Men’s Met

By Chris Chaney Sun staff Stillmeadow Country Club, located in Pierce County, was the host of the 105th Annual Tony Blom Men’s Metropolitan Amateur Championship last week. The championship, which pits the best amateur golfers from around Cincinnati against one another, was won by rising University of Cincinnati senior golfer Jared Howard over 55-year old [ Read More ]

Cincinnati Polo Club is starting new season with more numbers

By Chris Chaney Sun staff A new season is underway for the Cincinnati Polo Club and while the team is entering their first full season on their new field in Goshen, more and more people are being exposed to an exciting new sport. “Over the winter, we held our winter training and coaching program and [ Read More ]

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