Sports Archive

Bethel-Tate’s DeVore signs to play softball at UC Clermont

By Chris Chaney Sun staff Bethel-Tate senior pitcher and outfielder Cassidy DeVore signed a commitment to the University of Cincinnati-Clermont earlier this month to continue her athletic and academic career at the school. “(Clermont) had a good atmosphere and I know a few girls on the team that I’ve played with in the past,” DeVore [ Read More ]

Clermont basketball standouts recognized

By Chris Chaney Sun staff Even as local basketball players hang up their sneakers for the season, postseason accolades keep rolling in, this time recognizing both the best players from the district and the state. The Associated Press announced both the boys and girls All-Southwest Ohio District team and the All-Ohio teams over the past [ Read More ]

OHSAA to add six to Circle of Champions

The Ohio High School Athletic Association will honor six former Ohio high school greats during the finals of the 2015 Boys State Basketball Tournament Saturday, March 28. Recognized during the Division IV championship game that begins at 10:45 a.m. will be Lisa Cline, Chris “Beanie” Wells and Troy Smith, while Bob Golic, Randy Gradishar and [ Read More ]

Reds, Cincinnati Bell looking for ‘Hometown Heroes’

The Reds and Cincinnati Bell are looking for members of the Armed Forces to be honored at Great American Ball Park. Once again this season, at every Reds home game a member of the United States Armed Forces (Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force or Coast Guard) will be recognized as the “Cincinnati Bell Hometown [ Read More ]

Purcell Marian removed from OHSAA Tourney

The Cincinnati Purcell Marian High School boys basketball team was removed from the Ohio High School Athletic Association postseason tournament on Wednesday for violating OHSAA Bylaw 4-7-3, a transfer regulation, OHSAA Commissioner Dr. Dan Ross announced. The last team that Purcell Marian defeated in the district tournament, Versailles, will take Purcell Marian’s place on the [ Read More ]

Ohio boating summit to debut in May 2015

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) will hold the first Ohio Boating Summit on Monday, May 4, at the Nationwide and Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center at 2201 Fred Taylor Drive in Columbus. People interested in paddling, fishing or boating in Ohio are encouraged to attend this summit offered by the ODNR Division of [ Read More ]

ODNR seeks to recognize farm families

Across the state, Ohio’s farmers continue to adopt practices on their land aimed at addressing important conservation issues, such as improving Ohio’s water quality. Food and agriculture remain Ohio’s No. 1 industry, annually contributing more than $105 billion to the state’s economy. As farmers are stewards of the land, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources [ Read More ]

Historic season comes to an end for Milford

By Chris Chaney Sun staff As Milford walked off the floor of the University of Dayton Arena on Saturday, March 14 following a 63-39 loss to Huber Heights Wayne in a Division I Southwest Ohio District Final, the Eagles could find solace in their many accomplishments. The 2014-15 Eagles will be remembered as one of [ Read More ]

Felicity’s run comes to an end in regional finals

By Chris Chaney Sun staff The Felicity-Franklin march upstate took another step forward this season as the Lady Cardinals reached the Division IV regional final for the first time in school history. However, perennial powerhouse Fort Loramie made sure that the Cardinal Crew would not be making the trip up to Columbus to compete in [ Read More ]

Peters places fourth, others bow out early

By Chris Chaney Sun staff Podium hopes sprung eternal for five local wrestlers last week at the Jerome Schottenstein Center in Columbus as all eyes were focused on the 10 mats at the Ohio High School Athletic Association Wrestling State Individual Tournament. Three days of wrestling ensued from Thursday, March 12 until the finals on [ Read More ]

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