Sports Archive

Clermont’s Generals commandeer a victorious premier men’s cage season

The Clermont Generals concluded their first season commanding a respectable 4-4 record. The Clermont County men’s basketball team is a member of the Kentucky Developmental Basketball League (KDBL).

Amelia alum Tara Shepherd Kaiser back to return distaff basketball to winning ways

Tara Shepherd Kaiser is the new head girls basketball coach at Amelia High School. She is quite familiar with the winning traditions at the barony. She graduated from Amelia High in 1987 where she lettered four years each on the varsity level of three sports – soccer, basketball and fast pitch softball. She was a Clermont County League and Cross County Conference all-star in soccer and basketball.

Batavia Bulls are national qualifier champions

A talented group of young men from Clermont County brought more honor to the county from the fields of athletic endeavors. The Batavia Bulls American baseball team qualified for the prestigious national championship tournament for its age group by earning the championship of the prestigious Teays Valley National Championship Qualifying Tournament.

Clermont County’s semi-professional football squad fired up to avenge setback

Clermont County’s entrant in the United States Football Alliance is on fire. The Mount Carmel Fire amateur men’s football team, usually referred to as a semi-professional team, is 6-1 after finishing the 2008 season with a record of 1-9.

Amelia Middle wins FAVC-C boys track title

The Amelia Middle School boys track and field team enjoyed a very successful season. The highlight of the banner year was the Barons winning the Fort Ancient Valley Conference Cardinal Division (FAVC-C) championship.

Milford’s Eagles earn FAVC-B all-sports trophy

In just its second year as a member of the Fort Ancient Valley Conference, Milford High School won the conference’s all-sports trophy for the Buckeye Division. Points for the trophy are awarded for the place earned in each sport.

Bethel, Felicity, New Richmond, Williamsburg, Withamsville-Tobasco win SOSL tournaments

Mount Orab dominated the Southern Ohio Softball League End of the Season Tournament action. Bethel, Felicity, New Richmond, Williamsburg, Withamsville-Tobasco, and Hamersville also emerged with championship teams. Following are the final End of the Season Tournament Standings that were reported with the records of each respective team.

June in Olde Williamsburgh Car Show winners named

Several exciting competitions took place at the Annual June in Olde Williamsburgh celebration. Following are the winners of the Fourth Annual Car Show in which more than 60 vehicles participated.

Nothing But Net sports complex opens this fall

The Nothing But Net Sports Complex will be opening later this year providing area sports enthusiasts with what is regarded by many of them as a much-needed facility to all of Clermont County, in general, and western Clermont County, in particular. Dan and Angie Albrinck are building a large activities area in what had been for many years the Andres Lumber and Supply Company at 4343 Mount Carmel-Tobasco Road.

Boxing 4 Fitness begins an innovative new approach to achieving physical fitness and good health

Boxing 4 Fitness is a passion brought to fruition by certified athletic trainer Brian Simpson of Amelia. He teaches Boxing 4 Fitness three days a week to spirited classes of enthusiasts at the Beechmont Racquet and Fitness Club in Cherry Grove. Simpson began this program six months ago and is very pleased with its growth and success. Simpson explained core training consists of physical workouts that focus on the body from mid thighs to the lower chest.

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