Donnie Talbott, Glen Este High School football star, will be attending Ohio Dominican College, Columbus, to continue his education and to play football. He recently signed a collegiate-letter-of intent to study and play there. He is as yet undecided about a major course of study.
Goshen won both divisions of its own Sixth Annual Track and Field Invitational. The Most Valuable Male Performer of the invitational was New Richmond senior Tyler Hughes. The Most Valuable Female Performer was the Warriors’ Staci Hicks, a junior. Kelsey Gaffney of Goshen was chosen as the invitational’s Most Courageous Performer.
The Annual Southwest Ohio Football Coaches Association’s East-West High School All-Star football game will be played at 7:30 p.m June 7, at Colerain High School.
The 2007 Ohio state track and field championships brought a first to Clermont County sports history. All six of the representatives of the county’s schools, placed and scored team points. The event took place at the Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium on the campus of Ohio State University, in Columbus, on a very hot and somewhat humid weekend.
Danny Loch, Clermont Northeastern five-sport star, has signed a collegiate letter-of-intent to attend Mount Union College, Alliance, Ohio. The well-rounded star lettered in four sports – football (three years), wrestling (two), track and field (three) and baseball (one). He also played reserve basketball.
Josh Greer, three-sport Goshen star, has signed a letter-of-intent to continue his education and basketball career at Miami University-Middletown. Greer earned eight varsity letters at Goshen – football (three), basketball (two), tennis (two), and track and field (one). The Southwest District basketball all-star led Clermont County in scoring his senior year and was named the Southern Buckeye Conference American Division Player of the Year.
Adam Chambers, Glen Este All-American, will be bringing his tremendous skills in the track and field weight events to the University of Cincinnati after having signed his collegiate letter-of-intent. Chambers qualified for the state championship meet all four years of high school and placed among the top eight in the state the last three years.
Clermont Northeastern, New Richmond, Felicity, and Glen Este varsity softball teams closed out their regular-season strong. Amelia, Batavia, and Milford also recorded a win in the final contests.
Milford’s baseball team reached further than any other Clermont County team in tournament action. The Eagles were a Division I district finalist. Batavia enjoyed the best finish of the regular-season of county high school varsity baseball. Bethel-Tate, New Richmond, Amelia, Glen Este, and Milford also concluded with some victories.
New Richmond closed out the regular schedule of the varsity tennis season with the strongest performance for Clermont County’s high school teams. Batavia, Amelia, and Milford, also enjoyed respectable conclusions.