Glen Este, Goshen, and Amelia were Clermont County’s triumphant teams during the opening week of the high school varsity football campaign. Glen Este became the first county team to compete in the Crosstown Showdown and did the county proud by returning home with a 28-7 victory over Ryle, Ky.
Milford High School will be remembering a very happy time as its honors the varsity football team of 1986, the school’s only state playoff qualifying team. The event will take place Aug. 25 before the Eagles’ season and home opening game. Turpin will provide the competition in a game that will begin at 7:30 p.m. There will be a tailgate party before the game in the shot put area at the east end of the stadium.
Williamsburg and Clermont County football legend Ken Osborne will be back on the sidelines of the gridiron again, but for the first time at Batavia.
Milford standout spring sports athletes were honored for their stellar performances by being selected to the respective all-star squads of the Greater Miami Conference.
Amelia and Glen Este high schools were well-presented on the respective spring sports all-star squads of the Fort Ancient Valley Conference Buckeye Division.
The spring sports all-stars of the Southern Buckeye Conference have been selected by the league’s head coaches. Following are the Clermont County members of those stellar squads.
Josh Durbin is the new head football coach at Clermont Northeastern High School. This season will be the seventh that Durbin has coached at CNE.
The athletic department of Williamsburg High School will soon be accepting nominations for its athletic hall of fame. The nomination process begins Sept. 4 and will continue through Oct. 23.
Glen Este will begin its varsity football season a day later than the other eight county teams, but its a good late. The Trojans are the first Clermont County team to be invited to compete in the Skyline Chili Crosstown Showdown. This is the ninth year for the event.
The Men’s 65-over Softball League has recently wrapped things up. President Ron Ward of Amelia reported that 102 men competed in this league that began in 2003.