Sports Archive

Locals compete at state

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor Four local athletes competed in six events at the Ohio High School Athletic Association Swimming and Diving State Tournament this past weekend with three advancing to the finals and the other gaining invaluable experience on the biggest stage. Bethel-Tate junior Gracyn McQueary had the most successful state meet, qualifying out [ Read More ]

Local boys hoops teams flame out in sectional tourney

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor The first week of the basketball sectional tournament is fast and furious. The first round through the sectional final takes place over the course of just seven or eight days. Unfortunately for Clermont County basketball fans, that riptide schedule claimed the seasons of all 10 local boys high school basketball [ Read More ]

Bethel-Tate keeps rolling, will have to update another banner

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor Forget simply updating the banners. Bethel-Tate is going to have to commission new ones to be made with the roll that the Lady Tigers currently find themselves on. After claiming the program’s first sectional title on Saturday, Feb. 20, the Lady Tigers did one better a week later, topping Miami [ Read More ]

Milford’s Cavill will play soccer at MIT

The Milford High School Department of Athletics is pleased to announce that Loewen Cavill has committed to continue her academic and athletic career as a member of the soccer team at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) beginning this fall. Cavill is a four-year member of the soccer team and began competing in track & [ Read More ]

Clermont County has 43 district qualifiers

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor A busy weekend of sectional wrestling around Southwest Ohio led to 43 local individuals across three divisions qualifying for the upcoming district tournaments this weekend. Clermont County boasted six sectional individual champions and a team sectional championships for the Wildcats of Williamsburg. Competing at the Division III sectional at Blanchester [ Read More ]

Three swimmers, one diver qualify for the state meet

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor The best of the best are converging on C.T. Branin Natatorium in Canton this week for the Ohio High School Athletic Association Swimming and Diving State Tournament and Clermont County will be represented by four individuals competing in six events. A pair of returning state qualifiers — Bethel-Tate’s Gracyn McQueary [ Read More ]

Glen Este, Milford advance both teams to district tourney

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor There will be a caravan of Clermont County bowlers heading to the district tournament at Beaver Vu Lanes this week just southeast of Dayton. Both the boys and girls teams from Glen Este and Milford qualified out of last week—s sectional tournaments as a team. Amelia’s Nic Huber and Nick [ Read More ]

Lady Tigers win their first sectional title in school history

By Chris Chaney Sports Editor The Bethel-Tate Lady Tigers have accomplished their main objective for the season, albeit in a way that they didn’t originally intend. With hopes of updating one of the many banners hanging in the high school gymnasium, Dave Fallis’ squad had their eyes set on adding ‘2015-16’ to the Southern Buckeye [ Read More ]

Glen Este’s season comes to an end

By Bruce Campbell Despite their 21-1 overall mark and a 14-0 ECC championship season, Glen Este’s girls basketball team was no stranger to double digit deficits while compiling the best record in school history, having overcome them in four of their last eight games. On Wednesday, Feb. 17, in their opening state tournament game, the [ Read More ]

Registration open for Police and Fire Games

This year’s Games will be held in Lancaster during the week of June 12-17, and are being hosted by Sheriff Dave Phalen and the Fairfield County Sheriff’s Office. Sgt. Jesse Hendershot will serve as the Overall Coordinator, assisted by Dep. Jeff Reed. Officers from the Sheriff’s Office, along with a few community volunteers from the [ Read More ]


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