Sports Archive

New Richmond scores trademark victory to kick off the 2015 season

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor Returning nine starters, seven of whom were All-Southern Buckeye Conference performers a year ago, the New Richmond Lady Lions were among the favorites to contend for the SBC-American Division title in 2015. Of course, contending for the league crown and actually winning it are two entirely different beasts, as any [ Read More ]

Glen Este answers the final ‘Bell’ against Amelia

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor The final “Bell Game” between Glen Este and Amelia went the way of the Trojans in impressive fashion, 63-20, but the atmosphere, camaraderie and community outpouring went a long way in ensuring that the imminent West Clermont merger would go smoothly. “(The atmosphere) was great,” Glen Este head coach Nick [ Read More ]

Reds and Great American Ballpark to host ‘Sliding into Om’ on Saturday, Sept. 12

Are you a Reds fan who’s also into yoga? Whether you’re an experienced yogi or a beginner, don’t miss the annual “Sliding Into Om” on Saturday, Sept. 12 at Great American Ball Park. Fans can take the field for a one-hour yoga session in the outfield grass led by instructors from Simply Power Yoga. The [ Read More ]

Urban Trials 5K race to make debut in Cincinnati

Calling all health and fitness enthusiasts, there’s a new race you won’t want to miss and it’s making its debut in Cincinnati this November. The Urban Trials is an exciting 5K run taking place in downtown Cincinnati on November 8, 2015 that will include fun mental and physical obstacles throughout the course. “The Urban Trials [ Read More ]

ODNR offers special deer hunts on three state preserves

Increased deer populations can seriously affect native plant communities, and for this reason, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) will coordinate special deer hunts at three state nature preserves to help preserve the rare and protected plants that grow on these properties. This year, Goll Woods in Fulton County, Lawrence Woods in Hardin County [ Read More ]

Final ‘Bell Game’ will be on Aug. 28

The West Clermont tradition known as the “Bell Game,” is soon to be history. On Friday, August 28, the Glen Este High School Trojans and the Amelia Barons will face off on the football field for the last time, in preparation for the new West Clermont High School that combines students and staff from both [ Read More ]

SBC standouts playing at MSJ

Former Southern Buckeye Conference standouts have continued to play football at Mount Saint Joseph University. Alongside Caleb Corrill, MSJ’s quarterbacks coach and assistant recruiter, are, from the left, Allan Haave (WR, Bethel-Tate), Patrick Richardson (DE, New Richmond), Zainn Ison (RB, Batavia), Coach Corrill, Sean Stewart (WR, Amelia), Garrett Weaver (WR, Amelia) and Peyton Williams (FS, [ Read More ]

Girls tennis kicks off at SBC Invitational

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor Blanchester High School hosted the early-season litmus test that is the SBC Girls Tennis Invitational last week, which featured eight of the 12 SBC schools. Play got underway early on Saturday, Aug. 15 with the semifinals and finals scheduled to be completed on Monday, Aug. 17. A raucous first day [ Read More ]

Wildlife Council approves waterfowl regulations for ‘15-16

Ohio’s waterfowl season dates and bag limits were approved by the Ohio Wildlife Council at its meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 19, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). In addition, the council was presented a new proposal to strengthen the state’s ability to address chronic wasting disease (CWD) in Ohio. The proposed rule [ Read More ]

Lady Rockets eye three-peat

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor Coming off of back-to-back Southern Buckeye Conference National Division titles, the Clermont Northeastern girls volleyball team will have to mix experience with new blood to make it three in a row in 2015. “We have five seniors on the team this year and four returners,” head coach Emma Keough said. [ Read More ]

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