Sports Archive

Batavia heading in right direction after win over Fayetteville-Perry

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor Preseason expectations weighed heavy on the Batavia Bulldogs as they began their first full season under head coach Matt Lester three weeks ago. Following back-to-back losses to start the 2015 campaign, Lester’s group found their footing and notched their first win of the year over Fayetteville-Perry on Saturday, Sept. 12, [ Read More ]

Lady Trojans team up with Cincy Kids 4 Kids

The Glen Este girls soccer team, in conjunction with Cincy Kids 4 Kids, donated new shoes to the Withrow girls soccer team on Sept. 1. Several of the girls came up with the idea after playing Withrow last year. Parents Hollie Brock and Missy Bastin spearheaded the girls’ idea. Cincy Kids 4 Kids will be [ Read More ]

Week 2 Round Up: Weather delays force week two to get pushed to Saturday

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor The second week of the high school football season was largely defined by weather, waiting on weather and then more weather. Clermont County and the surrounding areas were crushed by a deluge of rain and a night sky lit up by numerous lightening strikes on Friday, Sept. 4 forcing all [ Read More ]

New Richmond looking to mix in new faces with experienced runners

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor Sometimes to be great, you have to do things differently than the rest of your competition. For New Richmond’s cross country teams and head coach Rylan Shebesta that means implementing a unique approach to the early part of the season. “I have a little bit of a different philosophy than [ Read More ]

Amelia bounces back to beat Clermont Northeastern, 47-14

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor An impressive 47-14 bounce-back victory over Clermont Northeastern was exactly what first-year Amelia head coach David Brausch ordered following a week one loss to future West Clermont High School compatriots, Glen Este, on Aug. 28. Although a weather delay pushed the Barons and Rockets match up back 15 hours until [ Read More ]

Week 1 Round Up: Williamsburg, Goshen get victories to start the season

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor The first week of high school football in Clermont County is in the books with Glen Este, Williamsburg and Goshen coming out victorious. Below, find a short recap of each game. Williamsburg 48, Deer Park 6: The Wildcats dynamic backfield duo of Kurt Meisberger and Spencer Crowley combined for 212 [ Read More ]

New Richmond scores trademark victory to kick off the 2015 season

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor Returning nine starters, seven of whom were All-Southern Buckeye Conference performers a year ago, the New Richmond Lady Lions were among the favorites to contend for the SBC-American Division title in 2015. Of course, contending for the league crown and actually winning it are two entirely different beasts, as any [ Read More ]

Glen Este answers the final ‘Bell’ against Amelia

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor The final “Bell Game” between Glen Este and Amelia went the way of the Trojans in impressive fashion, 63-20, but the atmosphere, camaraderie and community outpouring went a long way in ensuring that the imminent West Clermont merger would go smoothly. “(The atmosphere) was great,” Glen Este head coach Nick [ Read More ]

Reds and Great American Ballpark to host ‘Sliding into Om’ on Saturday, Sept. 12

Are you a Reds fan who’s also into yoga? Whether you’re an experienced yogi or a beginner, don’t miss the annual “Sliding Into Om” on Saturday, Sept. 12 at Great American Ball Park. Fans can take the field for a one-hour yoga session in the outfield grass led by instructors from Simply Power Yoga. The [ Read More ]

Urban Trials 5K race to make debut in Cincinnati

Calling all health and fitness enthusiasts, there’s a new race you won’t want to miss and it’s making its debut in Cincinnati this November. The Urban Trials is an exciting 5K run taking place in downtown Cincinnati on November 8, 2015 that will include fun mental and physical obstacles throughout the course. “The Urban Trials [ Read More ]


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