Sports Archive

ODNR offers special deer hunts on three state preserves

Increased deer populations can seriously affect native plant communities, and for this reason, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) will coordinate special deer hunts at three state nature preserves to help preserve the rare and protected plants that grow on these properties. This year, Goll Woods in Fulton County, Lawrence Woods in Hardin County [ Read More ]

Final ‘Bell Game’ will be on Aug. 28

The West Clermont tradition known as the “Bell Game,” is soon to be history. On Friday, August 28, the Glen Este High School Trojans and the Amelia Barons will face off on the football field for the last time, in preparation for the new West Clermont High School that combines students and staff from both [ Read More ]

SBC standouts playing at MSJ

Former Southern Buckeye Conference standouts have continued to play football at Mount Saint Joseph University. Alongside Caleb Corrill, MSJ’s quarterbacks coach and assistant recruiter, are, from the left, Allan Haave (WR, Bethel-Tate), Patrick Richardson (DE, New Richmond), Zainn Ison (RB, Batavia), Coach Corrill, Sean Stewart (WR, Amelia), Garrett Weaver (WR, Amelia) and Peyton Williams (FS, [ Read More ]

Girls tennis kicks off at SBC Invitational

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor Blanchester High School hosted the early-season litmus test that is the SBC Girls Tennis Invitational last week, which featured eight of the 12 SBC schools. Play got underway early on Saturday, Aug. 15 with the semifinals and finals scheduled to be completed on Monday, Aug. 17. A raucous first day [ Read More ]

Wildlife Council approves waterfowl regulations for ‘15-16

Ohio’s waterfowl season dates and bag limits were approved by the Ohio Wildlife Council at its meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 19, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). In addition, the council was presented a new proposal to strengthen the state’s ability to address chronic wasting disease (CWD) in Ohio. The proposed rule [ Read More ]

Lady Rockets eye three-peat

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor Coming off of back-to-back Southern Buckeye Conference National Division titles, the Clermont Northeastern girls volleyball team will have to mix experience with new blood to make it three in a row in 2015. “We have five seniors on the team this year and four returners,” head coach Emma Keough said. [ Read More ]

Lady Eagles hope to win ECC again

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor For as long as the Eastern Cincinnati Conference has been around, the girls golf scene has only known one champion: Milford. The Lady Eagles have claimed the ECC crown in each of the first three years of the conference’s lifetime and head coach Sandy Garrison believes she has a team [ Read More ]

Amelia seeks sixth straight SBC title

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor Death, taxes and Amelia girls soccer winning the Southern Buckeye Conference. Since the Lady Barons joined the SBC in 2010, all they have known is American Division dominance and with the school merging with Glen Este to form West Clermont High School in two years, head coach Amy Kemmer said [ Read More ]

Ohio offers special deer hunts at six sites

In an effort to provide sportsmen and women with additional hunting opportunities, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) will coordinate special archery deer hunts at six locations that border three of Ohio’s designated Scenic Rivers. The Scenic Rivers program administered through the ODNR Division of Watercraft has identified several properties along some of Ohio’s [ Read More ]

Flash 15U finishes summer

The Hamersville Flash 15U select baseball team wrapped up their third season at Flash this summer 2015. They traveled to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina to play up a year against 16 year olds.  There were teams from Australia, New York, Ohio, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Maryland, among other places.  The 15 year olds made [ Read More ]

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