Sports Archive

Local football players improve college prospects at inaugural combine

By Chris Chaney Sun staff College football recruiting is a tough racket — the expanse is wide and the talent pool is deep. Now, for Clermont County student-athletes, their names and abilities have a better chance to land on the desks of college recruiters with the advent of the Eastern Cincinnati High School Football Combine. [ Read More ]

Pair heads to state

By Chris Chaney Sun staff If Clermont County is going to be the home of a state champion in 2015, it will be earned in the discus ring at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium in Columbus. Glen Este’s Austin Snyder and Milford’s Clare Cartheuser both advanced through to the state meet following top-four finishes at the [ Read More ]

Field announced for the 40th playing of the Memorial Tournament

At 6:00 p.m. Friday, May 29, tournament officials announced the final playing field for the 2015 Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide. World No. 2 Jordan Spieth leads a contingent of 120 players for the 40th edition of the prestigious invitational Jack Nicklaus started in 1976. The list of entrants includes, in order, six of the [ Read More ]

Lions Club looks for support for outing

The Goshen Lions Club is asking for support of the 8th Annual Goshen Lions Club Golf Scramble. Members understand the present state of the economy has caused everyone to pause and evaluate budgets and spending. Members also understand the value of every dollar. However, this is a good opportunity to advertise a business as well [ Read More ]

MLB, Reds and Chevy attempting to set world record for the largest game of catch during All-Star Week

Major League Baseball, the Cincinnati Reds, Chevrolet and Guinness World Records are joining together to attempt to set the Guinness World Records title for the Largest Game of Catch during MLB All-Star Week in Cincinnati. The event, which will be presented by Chevrolet, will be held at the P&G Cincinnati MLB Urban Youth Academy on [ Read More ]

Global Football, ONU team up to donate football equipment to Serbia

Global Football and Ohio Northern University have joined forces with the Air National Guard, U.S. Embassy in Belgrade, and Serbian Ministry of Youth and Sport to create a unique partnership to assist the growth of American football in Serbia. To tackle the economic challenges that make acquiring American football equipment extremely difficult, this newly formed [ Read More ]

Conservation camp offered for Ohio teens

A week of learning and fun awaits teens at the Ohio Forestry and Wildlife Conservation Camp, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). This outdoor learning adventure is scheduled from June 7-12 at FFA Camp Muskingum on beautiful Leesville Lake in Carroll County. “This unique and popular outdoor learning experience has opened doors [ Read More ]

Beast of the East Fork this weekend

Take one of Ohio’s most beautiful state parks, add three miles of trails, mud, and obstacles, and what’s the end result? “Beast of the East Fork”. A new and unique adventure race that supports Young Life, a nonprofit that works with local teenagers. Set for May 30, “The Beast” is the first race of its [ Read More ]

Milford’s Gallimore, Hannah declare plans to play hoops at collegiate level

By Shawn Sell Two members of the 2014-15 Milford High School boys basketball team, Ryan Gallimore and Will Hannah, have announced they will continue their playing careers next season on the collegiate level. Gallimore will attend and play for Wittenberg University, while Hannah has committed to Capital University. Both seniors were instrumental in the most [ Read More ]

West Clermont selects new mascot

Staff report The new West Clermont High and Middle Schools have chosen a mascot: the Wolves. The West Clermont Local School District announced in January of 2015 that it would be consolidating Amelia and Glen Este High and Middle Schools by the start of the 2017-18 school year. As part of that transition, a district [ Read More ]

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