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Milford trio announces college plans

The Milford High School Department of Athletics is pleased to announce that three members of its Class of 2016 will continue their athletic careers on the collegiate level. The student-athletes that have committed to continuing their academic and athletic futures include: Taylor Foster (Women’s Basketball-University of Indianapolis), Brianna McCaulley (Women’s Lacrosse-Transylvania University) and Abby Swensen [ Read More ]

Williamsburg coach inducted into the University of Charleston Hall of Fame

Haley Blue-Bogan, former basketball star of Western Brown High School and the University of Charleston, has been inducted into the University of Charleston Athletic Hall of Fame. Bogan was inducted during the induction ceremony held Oct. 16. While at Western Brown, Bogan led the Lady Broncos to three league titles, a sectional title, and a [ Read More ]

SBC honors fall sports All-League at banquet

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor The Southern Buckeye Conference’s best convened at Hamersville Middle School on Monday, Nov. 10 to celebrate the top performers, coaches and teams of the 2015 fall season. The triannual gathering put on by the league recognized the First Team All-Conference performers, Players and Coaches of the Year and the league [ Read More ]

BSC Spark win Forest Park Star Invitational

The Girls U8 BSC Spark won the 2015 Forest Park Star Invitational Tournament on Oct. 25. The Spark defeated Cincinnati United Southeast Academy, 2-1, in the finals to claim the championship. The team members, pictured above from the left with their winning plaques, are Emma Rosenbaum, Anna Roberts, Alyssa Easter, Kiley Cornelius, Maddi Fender, Meagyn Riffle, [ Read More ]

New Richmond not satisfied with first sectional title in school history

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor There’s been a growing belief around the New Richmond boys soccer program for years that manifested itself in the team winning the first soccer sectional championship in school history this season. “It was a historical season for New Richmond High School,” varsity boys head coach Doug Flamm said. “I told [ Read More ]

Local runners gain experience at state

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor Amelia’s Maddie Walker and Felicity-Franklin’s Jared Boeckmann competed at the Ohio High School Athletic Association Cross Country State Championships on Saturday, Nov. 7 at National Trail Raceway in Hebron, Ohio, just east of Columbus. Walker, a freshman, was the district champion in Division I, District 2 and the fifth-place finisher [ Read More ]

A playoff team two of the last three years, Williamsburg pushes forward

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor Making the program’s second playoff appearance in the last three seasons, Williamsburg fell on Saturday, Nov. 7 to No. 2 seed Mechanicsburg, 48-14, in a Division VI contest. “We obviously couldn’t match their speed. They were faster at four or five positions that counted,” Williamsburg head coach Scott Lefker said. “Our [ Read More ]

Glen Este gets out-executed in second straight playoff loss

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor Glen Este made their second consecutive trip to the Division II state playoffs on Nov. 6 and for the second year in a row, the Trojans were bounced from the postseason after one game, losing this year to Turpin, 38-7. After trading scores in a promising first quarter, any rhythm [ Read More ]

New Richmond making strides to reach program goals

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor Josh Stratton took over the New Richmond football program in March of 2013 with hopes of accomplishing four major goals each year: beat rivals Western Brown, win the Southern Buckeye Conference, make the playoffs and win games in the playoffs. Making their first playoff appearance under Stratton on Nov. 6, [ Read More ]

Playoff appearance signals arrival of the Bethel-Tate football program

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor Making the school’s first trip to the state playoffs, the Bethel-Tate Local School District did things up right, shutting down the district’s schools at 12 p.m. on Nov. 6 for a community send off to Coldwater, just south of Celina. “That was something special,” Bethel-Tate head football coach Bill Jenike [ Read More ]


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