Sports Archive

Amelia claims SBC Tournament title for second consecutive year

By Chris Chaney Sun staff The Amelia Barons won the Southern Buckeye Conference Tournament for the second consecutive year at Batavia on Saturday, Feb. 15 by sweeping their season series with interdivisional rival Georgetown, taking down the G-Men 63-56. “(The win over Georgetown) gives us a lot of momentum going into the sectional tournament,” said [ Read More ]

New Richmond’s David qualifies for state in two events

By Chris Chaney Sun staff After a weekend spent on the campus of Miami University, the Clermont County swimming contingent has shrunk from 22 individuals competing in 17 events to just one individual competing in two events at the state meet in Canton this weekend. New Richmond’s Tyler David was the last man standing when [ Read More ]

Three girls’ basketball teams make it to second week of the sectionals

By Chris Chaney Sun staff More than half of Clermont County’s 10 girls’ high school basketball teams were sent home after the first round of play in the Southwest Ohio District’s sectional tournament, but senior-led squads like that of New Richmond, Goshen, Felicity-Franklin and Milford were able to extend their season into the second round. [ Read More ]

42 local wrestlers, including four sectional champions advance to SW Ohio districts

By Chris Chaney Sun staff All nine of Clermont County’s wrestling teams across three divisions will be represented at this weekend’s Southwest Ohio District Tournament after strong showings at sectional events. In total, 42 wrestlers, including four sectional champions, qualified for the next round and a chance to advance to the state meet in Columbus [ Read More ]

New Richmond and others using SBC as springboard to sectional

By Chris Chaney Sun staff The second installment of the Girls’ Southern Buckeye Conference Basketball Tournament took place on Feb. 8 and for six of the 12 member schools, it should act as a launching pad from which they can begin a postseason run. No other team will look to parlay their success into a [ Read More ]

Boys’ sectional draw reveals road to districts

By Chris Chaney Sun staff With two weeks left in the regular season, Clermont County’s 10 high school boys’ basketball teams found out what their path to the divisional round will look like at the seeding and draw meeting on Sunday, Feb. 9 at Lakota West High School. With three local teams competing in Division [ Read More ]

10 Milford swimmers advance to the districts via nine season-best times

By Chris Chaney Sun staff The Milford Eagles swim team will be well represented at the district meet this weekend at Miami University in Oxford as 10 swimmers will compete in 10 events with an opportunity to advance to the state meet in Canton. “Overall, I’m very pleased with how we swam at sectionals,” Milford [ Read More ]

Lions’ swimmers exceed expectations at sectionals

By Chris Chaney Sun staff The New Richmond Lions swim team saw the spoils of season’s worth of hard work this past weekend at the Mason High School Natatorium as the Lions advanced 12 individuals competing in seven events through to the Division II Southwest District meet. “We met all of our expectations,” head coach [ Read More ]

SBC wrestlers prep for sectionals after conference tourney

By Chris Chaney Sun staff The Southern Buckeye Conference wrestling teams finished up their conference season on Feb. 1 at the league tournament and have now set their eyes on the postseason. Following a competitive two days of wrestling at Western Brown, the host Broncos and the Blanchester Wildcats won their respective divisions, the American [ Read More ]

New Richmond announces six student-athletes will compete and study in college

By Chris Chaney Sun staff New Richmond High School announced six student-athletes have signed National Letters of Intent or committed to continue their athletic and academic careers at the next level as the signing period opened on Feb. 5 for football, soccer, track and field and cross country. The Lion contingent included three soccer signees [ Read More ]

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