Sporting Women 2009 took place recently at the Eastern Hills Rod and Gun Club in Stonelick Township. George Clark of Amelia, vice-president of the Eastern Hills Rod and Gun Club, reported 143 women took part in this sixth annual event that he describes as “an opportunity to teach women outdoor activities.
The Clermont County Knothole Tournament began with the summer of 1946. The 2009 tournament is fast approaching its conclusion. Class A Senior – Played at Withamsville-Tobasco Community Park, Withamsville.
The 64th Annual Clermont County Knothole Tournament action continues. Class A Senior – Played at Withamsville-Tobasco Community Park, Withamsville: Winners’ Bracket – Tealtown Terrors terrorized Withamsville-Tobasco Eagles, Amelia Bulldogs rabied Amelia Astros, Bethel Rangers scared Tealtown Terrors.
Zac Strief, standing center, star offensive lineman for the New Orleans Saints of the National Football League and former all-star on the gridiron for Milford High School and Northwestern University, looks on as he instructs at his annual football camp that was once again deemed a success. The camp was held at Milford High School.
The New Richmond High School men’s alumni basketball game was won by the even-numbered years 78-59. Rodney Abbott (class of 1998) and Justin Fender (2002) shared game scoring honors sinking 12 points apiece.
Josh Daniels will be attending the University of Cincinnati to major in education and compete in track and field. He recently signed a letter-of-intent committing himself to the same. Daniels competed in football, wrestling, and track and field at New Richmond and was a four-year letterman on the mat and track and earned two letters on the gridiron.
The 64th Annual Clermont County Knothole Tournament has gotten underway at sites throughout the county.
Professional bowling visited Clermont County for a weekend of tournament action at Cherry Grove Lanes. The Professional Bowlers Association’s (PBA) prestigious Central Region Storm Products/Beechmont Toyota Open took place July 10-12.
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).
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.