Not only was the weather dismal, but most of the football action was, too, on an evening played under a sky filled with rain and lightning. Some games were rain shortened.
Despite a record of 1-10 overall and 0-5 in the Fort Ancient Valley Conference, Amelia’s varsity girls tennis team displayed quality play to earn runner-up in their flight of the Coaches’ Classic.
The undefeated Milford varsity boys soccer team has earned a top 10 in the state ranking voted by Ohio’s high school varsity boys soccer coaches. New Richmond’s varsity boys soccer team is in pursuit of yet another Southern Buckeye Conference American Division (SBC-A) crown.
Batavia’s golfers have been dominating their opponents all season. The Bulldogs are 20-1 sporting a 152-153 team average per nine holes. Coach Brett Harris is himself a former standout golfer for the Green and White having graduated in 2002.
Glen Este is now the only unbeaten varsity football squad in Clermont County. Clermont Northeastern recorded its first victory of the season.
Goshen’s varsity girls soccer team is 5-0 overall and 4-0 in the Southern Buckeye Conference American Division. “I’m not surprised at all how well we’re doing,” said head coach Karen Stasiowski. “We have a lot of good players who have good skills and good potential. I expected us to have a good year.”
Goshen has led all of Clermont County’s varsity girls cross country teams in the early-season competitions. “We’re really a strong team. Everyone’s back,” said coach Ron Edwards. “We have a solid pack of girls. . . We’ll be competitive in the league, but Western Brown is really strong, too.”
Milford is the early pacesetter among Clermont County’s varsity boys cross country teams. New Richmond’s Eric Finan has been the outstanding individual harrier.
Clermont Northeastern’s varsity volleyball team is continuing its winning tradition. Thus far, the Blue and Gold is 4-0 overall and 3-0 in the Southern Buckeye Conference American (SBC-A) Division.
Glen Este and Goshen are now the only undefeated high school varsity football teams remaining in Clermont County. Batavia and Milford have entered the winners’ column for the first time. Glen Este (3-0) dropped McNicholas into the loser’s column for the first time this season with a 28-7 verdict in a battle that took place at Anderson High School.