James Collins will be the new Amelia High School athletic director beginning with the 2007-08 school year. He replaces Ken Kesselring. Collins, a 1994 graduate of Amelia High School, becomes the third Amelia graduate to become athletic director at his alma mater following William Tabscott, class of 1920, and Michael Rapp, class of 1974.
The American Division of the Southern Buckeye Conference has announced its winter sports all-star teams. Bethel-Tate, Clermont Northeastern, Goshen, and New Richmond are the Clermont County member schools of the conference. Following are the Clermont County members of SBC-A stellar all-star squads. Listed with each all-star is the grade in school.
The Felicity Little Princesses were members of the Southern Ohio (Girls) Softball League Instructional Class. Team members are, left to right, row one, Macey Donovan, Rachel Foley, Hailey Sanker, Peyton Grooms, and Ellie Sharp; row two, coach Pierce Grooms, Mallory Obermeyer, Kaitlyn Sharp, Desirae Hopper, Kyle Belt, and coach Dennis Foley; and standing coaches Bobby Sanker and Philip Sharp.
The Clermont Northeastern Summer Baksetball Camp for 8-14 year olds took place in the CNE High School gymnasium. Jerry Doerger, CNE head varsity basketball coach and camp director, was assisted by members of his varsity cage squad.
Amelia High School seniors John Reefe, left, and Monica Kohnen earned Branden Able Memorial scholarships. The scholarship was named in memory and honor of former Amelia High School and Defiance College soccer star Branden Able.
Dave Caldwell’s first summer camp as the Glen Este High School head varsity boys basketball coach took place at the beginning of this season in the GE high school gymnasium.
The Goshen Pink Panthers were members of the Southern Ohio (Girls) Softball League Instructional Class. Team members are, left to right, row one, Haily Widner, Hanna Anderson, Annelise Elmore, Sarah Haas, Sarah Slate, and Olivia Coley.
The Milford Tigers were champions of the Class C Junior Silver Division of the Clermont County Knothole Tournament.
The Tealtown (Mount Carmel-Glen Este) Redhawks were runner-up in the Class C Junior Gold Division of the Clermont County Knothole Tournament.
The 61st Annual Clermont County Knothole Tournament has come to a conclusion. In the most recent championship game results, amazingly seven different franchises emerged with title-winning performances. Speaking of franchises, how many of you remember the franchises of Clermont County Knothole that no longer exist? Those I can remember include Branch Hill, Day Heights, Loveland, Monroe, Moscow, Mulberry, Newtonsville, Owensville, Pierce, Saint Bernadette, and Willowville-Glen Este.