Two Clermont countians will be traveling to Columbus this weekend, not as wrestlers or coaches, but as officials. Braun Alexander and Ralph Farmer, both Miami township residents, will be making another trip this weekend to the Jerome Schottenstein Center.
The Williamsburg High School Athletic Department has been granted the go-ahead to begin forming an athletic hall of fame. The Williamsburg Board of Education granted approval the project at its February meeting.
Elliott Keefer, Milford junior, paced all Clermont countians by placing seventh in the Division I state swimming championships that took place at Branin Natatorium, Canton, Ohio. Keefer was seventh in the 100-yard breaststroke in a time of 58.94-seconds.
Four of Clermont County
A total of eight Clermont County high school wrestlers qualified for the Ohio State Wrestling Championship Tournament that will take place this weekend at the Jerome Schottenstein Center on the campus of Ohio State University, Columbus. The top four placers in each weight class in each division qualified for the state classic.
Kristen Votapek holds a plaque presented to her by the Amelia High School Athletic Boosters for achieveing All-American status playing soccer at Northern Kentucky University.
Amelia and Glen Este competed in the Fort Ancient Valley Conference Buckeye Division Swimming and Diving Championships.
New Richmond swimmers and divers turned in good performances at the Southern Ohio Swim League (SOSL) Championships that took place at Cincinnati Country Day School. Nate Kramer was the champion in two events and Andrew Ewald and Alana Kennedy also earned SOSL crowns for the Red and Black.
Elliott Keefer and Courtney Ritchie spearheaded the performances of the Milford Eagles at the Greater Miami Conference Swimming and Diving Championships.