Powerlifting as a high school competition is making a comeback in Clermont County. Amelia has gathered together one-half dozen of its athletes who are competing as a team. It has been more than a decade since powerlifting was a serious prep sport of sort in many of the county high schools.
Several of Clermont County
Most of the Clermont County varsity boys tennis teams have begun their respective campaigns with the majority of the contests being victories.
The fall of 2005 was a banner time for Goshen
The New Richmond Invitational saw Goshen place runner-up in both the boys and girls division behind Brossart High School of Kentucky. The boys team scores were Brossart (B) 137, Goshen (Gos) 113, New Richmond (NR) 112, Cincinnati Hills Christian (C) 77, Western Brown (WB) 58, Batavia (Bat) 28, Mariemont (M) 23, Bethel-Tate (BT) 22, Clermont Northeastern (CNE) 21, Blanchester (Bl) 19, Williamsburg (Wms) 18, Felicity (Fel) 14, Georgetown (G) 13, Eastern (E) 4, and Ripley (R) 1.
A quartet of Clermont countians are members of the Cincinnati Marshals, a member of the National Indoor Football League (NIFL). Last year, the Marshals, in only their first season in Cincinnati, tied the Dayton Warbirds for second place in the North Division and went on to place runner-up in the Atlantic Conference, one game short of the NIFL championship battle.
Milford junior Taylor Varney qualified for the Ohio High School Regional Bowling that took place at Poelking Lanes South, in the Dayton area. He is the first Eagle kegler to qualify for the regionals.
Events take place in our lives that make us realize we are getting older. Such an incident happened to me last week when I got on the internet to look up information on my favorite female sports hero, Ann Calvello. It was then I discovered she had just passed away on Mar. 14 at the age of 76.
Amelia High School seniors Brad Jackson and Ryan Lytle sought a worthwhile graduation project for their Senior Exit Action Project (SEAP). The SEAP is a graduation requirement for all seniors in the West Clermont School District.
A 40th anniversary is upon us. In 1966 the Batavia varsity boys track and field team won their school