Sports Archive

Ohio’s deer-archery season begins Sept. 27

Hunters will have their first opportunity to pursue Ohio’s top big-game animal, the white-tailed deer, when archery season opens Saturday, Sept. 27, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). Ohio’s 2014-2015 deer seasons include: Archery: Sept. 27-Feb. 1, 2015; Antlerless muzzleloader: Oct. 11-12; Youth gun: Nov. 22-23; Gun: Dec. 1-7; Muzzleloader: Jan. 2-5, [ Read More ]

‘First Friday’ campaign underway, benefits National Prostate Cancer Awareness

For the ninth year, the Ohio High School Athletic Association is supporting the “First Friday” campaign during the football season as part of National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. Participation is encouraged at any time throughout the month of September and is also supported by the Ohio High School Football Coaches Association (OHSFCA) and the Central [ Read More ]

Milford wins ECC for third straight season

The Milford High School girls’ golf team wrapped up their third consecutive Eastern Cincinnati Conference title on Monday, Sept. 15. The ECC Championship Tournament was held at Belwood Country Club and the Lady Eagles topped Kings by 11 strokes to claim the league crown. Abby Swensen led the way for Milford with an 81, good enough for the [ Read More ]

CNE Rockets drop non-conference matchup to Hillsboro Indians, 39-0

By Rory Ryan The Highland County Press On a perfect night for high school football, the Hillsboro Indians’ defense pitched a perfect shutout, leading the Tribe to a 39-0 win over Clermont Northeastern before a sizable crowd at picturesque Richards Memorial Field. With a game-time temperature around 65 degrees, the contest featured numerous highlights – [ Read More ]

Injury-stricken Lady Wildcats hanging tough in conference

By Chris Chaney Sun staff Every team has to deal with injuries over the course of a season; it’s part of playing varsity sports. However, the Williamsburg Lady Wildcats weren’t just bit by the injury bug, they were decimated by it. Forced to forego the junior varsity season in order to fill a full squad [ Read More ]

Returning core carrying postseason momentum into 2014 for Lady Cards

By Chris Chaney Sun staff Despite a mediocre regular season in 2013, the Felicity-Franklin Lady Cardinals were able to come together for a strong postseason run that saw the team advance to a sectional final. That late-season chemistry and a returning core of standouts has the Lady Cardinals enjoying the fruits of that success just [ Read More ]

Bethel-Tate’s new culture manifesting itself on the field on Friday nights

By Chris Chaney Sun staff Bethel-Tate equaled their win total of the previous three seasons combined on Friday night as the Tigers beat Goshen, 28-16, in front of a robust home crowd on the school’s Homecoming weekend. A program in need of a culture change brought in Bill Jenike to be the catalyst for that [ Read More ]

New head coach, same goals for New Richmond boys’ golf

By Chris Chaney Sun staff When former New Richmond head golf coach Phil Heflin accepted a position as the assistant to the principal, longtime Lions athletic staple Steve Wolf stepped into a great situation with the boys’ golf team. Wolf, a former basketball coach at various levels within New Richmond schools and an avid golfer [ Read More ]

Glen Este girls’ tennis building program thanks to lower pay-to-play fee

By Chris Chaney Sun staff When the West Clermont Local School District dropped its pay-to-play fees from $495 per athlete per sport to $250, cash-strapped parents weren’t the only ones rejoicing, coaches were, too. Kevin Ammerman, the second-year tennis coach of the Glen Este Lady Trojans, said that despite a slow start to the 2014 [ Read More ]

New era for Milford water polo begins with ultimate prize in sight

By Chris Chaney Sun staff Despite graduating a strong senior class and a shakeup at the top of the program, the Milford water polo teams aren’t pulling any punches as to what they hope to accomplish in 2014; namely, a pair of state titles. The new man in charge, Kevin Metzger, is one who has [ Read More ]

  • Sunny
    real feel: 69°F
    humidity: 28%
    wind speed: 8 m/s WNW
  • Holman GMC