Sports Archive

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 ]

Lady Eagles hope to win ECC again

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor For as long as the Eastern Cincinnati Conference has been around, the girls golf scene has only known one champion: Milford. The Lady Eagles have claimed the ECC crown in each of the first three years of the conference’s lifetime and head coach Sandy Garrison believes she has a team [ Read More ]

Amelia seeks sixth straight SBC title

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor Death, taxes and Amelia girls soccer winning the Southern Buckeye Conference. Since the Lady Barons joined the SBC in 2010, all they have known is American Division dominance and with the school merging with Glen Este to form West Clermont High School in two years, head coach Amy Kemmer said [ Read More ]

Ohio offers special deer hunts at six sites

In an effort to provide sportsmen and women with additional hunting opportunities, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) will coordinate special archery deer hunts at six locations that border three of Ohio’s designated Scenic Rivers. The Scenic Rivers program administered through the ODNR Division of Watercraft has identified several properties along some of Ohio’s [ Read More ]

Flash 15U finishes summer

The Hamersville Flash 15U select baseball team wrapped up their third season at Flash this summer 2015. They traveled to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina to play up a year against 16 year olds.  There were teams from Australia, New York, Ohio, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Maryland, among other places.  The 15 year olds made [ Read More ]

Hale earns All-State rugby recognition

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor For some athletes, the sports they excel at are those that seem to naturally fit their disposition. Batavia resident and St. Xavier High School rising senior Blake Hale is one of those athletes. Two years ago, during his freshman year at St. X, Hale was just a football player. Two [ Read More ]

Batavia hopes to extend streak to 14

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor The Batavia High School boys soccer team’s reign of dominance in the National Division of the Southern Buckeye Conference ended last year as Bethel-Tate won their first boys soccer conference title in school history. The Bulldogs string of success, however, was not so much stopped as it was simply relocated. [ Read More ]

OHSAA to revise school enrollment

The Ohio High School Athletic Association board of directors deliberated Thursday and voted to remove students who attend community schools and STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) schools from their local public school enrollment counts. This decision changes the OHSAA’s previous policy and will result in the OHSAA revising and reposting the enrollment counts for [ Read More ]

Limited tickets to dinner with Tony Perez and the Great Eight still available

A limited number of tickets are available for an exclusive, intimate dinner with Hall of Famer Tony Perez and his Big Red Machine teammates on Friday, Aug. 21 at 6 p.m. at Great American Ball Park. Scheduled to appear with Perez are: Johnny Bench, Joe Morgan, Pete Rose, David Concepcion, George Foster, Cesar Geronimo, Ken [ Read More ]

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