Steve Minton returned home last week to be in attendance to receive honors that were presented to him at the Amelia High School Baron Bash. The Baron Bash, which took place March 11, is a dinner/awards ceremony that is focused around the induction of new members into the Amelia High School Sports Hall of Fame.
Amelia has won its First Amelia Academic Quiz Team Invitational. The Barons faced the winners of their opposing division, Northwest, in the championship finals.
Tyler Donohoo played in Clermont Northeastern
The Clermont College men
Adam Chambers, a Glen Este High School junior, has achieved All-American status for his spectacular performance in the shot put.
Steve Adams, Glen Este High School baseball standout, recently signed a letter-of-intent to play baseball at Wabash Valley College. Adams will be starting in the Trojan line-up for his third season. The year the 5-foot, 10.5-inch, 190-pound right hand pitcher will be at shortstop when he is not on the mound.
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.