New Richmond senior Eric Finan brought pride to himself, his school, his conference, and his county by earning fourth place in the Ohio Division II State Cross Country Championships that took place at Scioto Downs in Columbus, Saturday, Nov. 4.
Ian Lehn has walked on and made the Georgia Tech (Atlanta, Ga.) football team. This is a very rare and impressive feat for a non-recruited athlete to walk on and make a Division I National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) football team.
A long and glorious season has come to an end for the Batavia varsity girls soccer team. The Bulldogs compiled a record of 17-3 overall and their 12-1 standard earned them the Southern Buckeye Conference National Division championship.
Amelia High School began its football program exactly 50 years ago – the 1956-57 school year. Amelia began playing varsity football later than many of the Clermont County high schools.
The highlight of the final week of the regular-season of varsity football was without a doubt Glen Este concluding its Fort Ancient Valley Conference Buckeye Division (FAVC-B) schedule in a five-way tie for first place and qualifying for the state playoffs for the third consecutive year and four in the last seven.
Chelsea Carstens, the daughter of Chip and Sheri Carstens of Stonelick Township, performed record-setting services for the Mount Notre Dame High School varsity golf team. Cartens is the captain of the Cougar varsity linksters and is only a junior. She attended elementary and junior high school at St. Louis School in Owensville. The standout performer of the Columbia Blue, White, and Navy Blue averaged 41.6 strokes per nine-hole round.
The regular season and the league tournaments finalized the varsity golf season for Clermont County’s teams and individuals. The coaches and returnees for the near future seasons are looking forward to improvement that will help create better success.
Milford won its first Greater Miami Conference game of the year, Bethel-Tate recorded a long-time awaited victory over New Richmond and Goshen very quickly returned to the winners’ warpath to highlight Week Nine of the Clermont County high school varsity football season.
The regular schedule for Clermont County’s high school varsity volleyball season has arrived at its conclusion. New Richmond’s varsity volleyball team has been performing at the greatest rate of improvement among Clermont County’s 10 varsity teams.
Milford and Goshen were in the forefront of Clermont County’s efforts in three conference cross country meets. New Richmond’s Eric Finan and Goshen’s Staci Hicks were individual champions in their respective races.