Clermont Northeastern wins first game, Goshen ends losing streak, and Glen Este wins fourth consecutive contest
Clermont Northeastern’s Rockets entered the winners’ column for the first time this year, Goshen snapped a losing streak, Glen Este captured its fourth consecutive victory, and New Richmond was handed its first setback of the season to highlight last Friday night’s Clermont County high school varsity football action.
Most of Clermont County’s high school varsity girls tennis teams have enjoyed at least some success. In the most recent competition, New Richmond and Batavia have gone unbeaten. Some of the other county contingents are also enjoying success. In the annual Greater Cincinnati Tennis Coaches Association Coaches’ Classic, Bethel-Tate was the winner of Flight G. Many of the county teams turned in a very respectable performance.
The University of Cincinnati Clermont College’s women’s varsity volleyball team is enjoying a successful first half of the 2008 campaign. Season-long important victories have earned the Red and Black national recognition with their number-one rating in the country for the first time in the program’s history. United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA).
New Richmond remains the only unbeaten Clermont County high school varsity football team. And the Lions’ defense has yet to surrender a point. Bethel-Tate and Glen Este also continued their winning streaks in Friday night action on the gridiron.
A family rivalry will come to a head next Friday night when Milford’s Eagles travel to Glen Este to take on the Trojans. This will be a showdown in the Fort Ancient Valley Conference Buckeye Division. The Lehr twins will meet for the second time on the gridiron. Ryan, a 6-foot, 1-inch, 200-pound running back, was on the winning side last year as Glen Este defeated Milford 45-13.
Golf action for Clermont County’s varsity boys squads has been plentiful, and in many situations, successful. Bethel-Tate and Milford have emerged with the largest number of triumphs in recent competition. New Richmond and Amelia have also been achieving victories.
Williamsburg and Goshen, members of the Southern Buckeye Conference, have of late, been the biggest winners among Clermont County’s high school varsity volleyball teams. Amelia, Glen Este, and Milford, members of the Fort Ancient Valley Conference, have been playing tough throughout the season, too.
Lopsided final scores were the majority of most of the Friday night varsity football games played by Clermont County’s teams. New Richmond and Glen Este were the best of the best on the positive side of the score. The host Lions (5-0 overall and 2-0 Southern Buckeye Conference American Division) scored early and often in its 63-0 routing of the Rockets (0-5 overall and 0-2 Southern Buckeye Conference American Division).
Many of Clermont County’s high school varsity boys soccer teams have begun with some success. Milford, Batavia, and Bethel-Tate have yet to taste defeat as of the time of this report. Glen Este and New Richmond have also registered victories.
Batavia and Milford have been unbeaten in recent Clermont County high school girls varsity soccer play. New Richmond and Bethel-Tate have also been winning the majority of its games. The Bulldogs’ offense scorched the nets to emerge victorious over Felicity 8-2 in a Southern Buckeye Conference National Division game.