Goshen and New Richmond gridiron gladiators qualify for state playoffs

For the first time in Clermont County sports history, two of the high school varsity football squads qualified for the state playoffs the same year and in the same division.

Goshen was the number-one team in Division 3 Region 12 and New Richmond also qualified by concluding among the best eight (fifth) in the region. This also marks the first time a county team has finished on the top rung of the Harbin Ratings.The Warriors (eight wins and two losses) compiled a Division 2 Region 12 Harbin average of 21.5773, Wyoming (10-0) 21.1000, Dayton Chaminade-Julienne (8-2) 20.7500, Circleville Logan Elm (8-2) 20.25.00, New Richmond (9-1) 17.8755, Lemon Monroe (8-2) 17.6394, Eaton (8-2) 17.5500, and Springfield Shawnee (7-3) 16.9500.