Sports Archive

Reinvented Lady Lions overachieving in 2015

By Chris Chaney Sun staff For the last four years, the New Richmond girls basketball team has had a distinct identity that was personified by 6-foot-6 inch center Josie Buckingham. The four-year varsity letter winner was the most decorated basketball player in school history, so with her presence missing in the paint, head coach Brad [ Read More ]

New Richmond wins Batavia Invite

The New Richmond wrestling team poses with the Steve Shinke Batavia Invitational trophy on Feb. 7. The Lions beat second-place Talawanda by 58.5 points. Turpin, Goshen, Bethel-Tate and Purcell followed.

Eagles remain focussed while making history

By Chris Chaney Sun staff The Milford Eagles business-as-usual approach to their record-breaking 2014-15 season continued on Friday, Feb. 6 as the Eastern Cincinnati Conference frontrunners brushed back their latest challengers, Kings, 53-47, moving their record to 18-0. “It’s funny,” head coach Joe Cambron said, “we haven’t talked about the streak at all. It’s pretty [ Read More ]

New Bethel AD sets sights high

By Chris Chaney Sun staff The Bethel-Tate Board of Education approved the hiring of a new high school athletic director at its meeting on Jan. 27. Matt Koenig, a 12-year veteran of Kings High School, replaces Joe Sumpter who vacated the post earlier this school year. Koenig left Kings in 2011 to take a job [ Read More ]

Lions swimmers gear up for postseason meets

By Chris Chaney Sun staff As the temperature outside continues to hover around freezing, things are heating up in the New Richmond High School Natatorium as the Lion swimmers are preparing to make some noise in the postseason. “We’ve really had a good season, some of our times have been our best,” head coach Judy [ Read More ]

Amelia taps Brausch as new head coach

By Chris Chaney Sun staff The changes on Clough Pike continue as the West Clermont Local School District Board approved David Brausch as the new head football coach at Amelia High School on Jan. 27. Brausch will replace Randy Hospelhorn. Hospelhorn headed up the Barons from 2009-2014 and tallied a record of 22-38. “I’ve coached [ Read More ]

Burg plans strong SBC finish

By Chris Chaney Sun staff A balanced offensive attack has been a blessing and a curse for the Williamsburg Wildcats through the first two months into the 2014-15 season. With 10 players averaging at least a field goal per game, opponents have to account for a variety of scoring options, but they know there isn’t [ Read More ]

MLB All-Star ticket registration open

Major League Baseball and the Cincinnati Reds announced that fans can register for the opportunity to purchase full ticket strips for 2015 MLB All-Star events beginning today by visiting or Winners will be randomly selected as available tickets will be extremely limited. Date, time and instructions for purchase will be communicated via e-mail [ Read More ]

OHSAA state wrestling, basketball tickets on sale

Ticket sales began Friday, Jan. 30, for the upcoming Ohio High School Athletic Association state tournaments in basketball and individual wrestling, which will be held in March at the Schottenstein Center at The Ohio State University. The public sale begins at 10 a.m. Friday through Ticketmaster or at the Schottenstein Center ticket office. The 78th [ Read More ]

Milford, Glen Este compete at ECCs

By Chris Chaney Sun staff The Glen Este and Milford High School swim teams competed in the Eastern Cincinnati Conference Swimming and Diving Championships over the Jan. 24 weekend at Anderson High School. Milford edged the Trojans in both the boys and girls competition finishing in fifth place and sixth place, respectively, while Glen Este [ Read More ]

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