Maupin Pavilion Kickoff to be held

The Clermont County varsity rowing team will be in the forefront of the kickoff activities for the creation of the Matt Maupin Pavilion that will be located on the Tate Beach at East Fork State Park. The kickoff will take place on May 7, beginning at 2 p.m. Actual construction of the pavilion will not begin until after Aug. 1. Pictured are some of the members of the varsity team and included are the schools they attend. Front row from left are Brittany Hall (New Richmond), Rachel Bowling (Batavia), Jessica Lucas (Batavia), Emily Motz (Glen Este), Andy Montgomery (Amelia), and Brittany Bushelman (Amelia); back row, Kevin Quinn (Bethel-Tate), Phil Heckle (Batavia), Ivo Vretenarov (Anderson), and Beth Hendrian (Seton). The head coach is Pedro Palacios. The novice boys coach is Pat Carpenter of Glen Este and the novice girls coach is Amy Condrey of Amelia.