Amelia, CNE, ‘Burg accepting sports hall of fame nominations; Milford, New Richmond ‘Burg announce induction ceremonies

A trio of Clermont County high schools are seeking nominations for their respective sports halls of fame.

Milford and New Richmond high schools have announced their respective dates for their hall of fame induction celebrations.

Williamsburg, Clermont Northeastern, and Amelia high schools are each asking all interested people to send in nominations.

Each nomination should include credentials that would qualify the nominee for consideration to be added to their alma mater’s hall of fame. Also included with each athlete is their year of graduation. Not only athletes may be nominated, but also contributors to the athletic programs such as those who served as coaches, statisticians, scorekeepers, managers, boosters, historians anyone who contributed to their school’s sports department.

Include with each nomination how to contact the nominee and the name of and how to contact the nominator.

Following are the contact person(s) for each respective school.

Amelia: James Collins, athletic director. 1351 Clough Pike, Batavia, Ohio 45103. (513) 947-7410.

Clermont Northeastern: Charles Tackett, athletic director. (513) 625-1211 extension 115 or Jennifer Buxton, 644 Linn St., Cincinnati, Ohio 45203 (513) 345-6873 or (513) 619-4573 (fax).

Williamsburg: James Dyer, athletic director. (513) 724-2211 extension 318.

Williamsburg is still accepting nominations for its newest class of inductees, but the time is drawing very near for the vote to decide upon the election of the deserving nominees.



Milford will celebrate its Hall of Fame Night, Jan. 21, when the Eagles host the Walnut Hills Eagles in a Fort Ancient Valley Conference East Division game. For more information or to make reservations, call Linda Gaible (513) 576-2208.

New Richmond will celebrate its Hall of Fame, Jan. 29, when the Lions host Clark Montessori School. The varsity boys game will begin at 4 p.m. and new and current members of the hall of fame will be introduced at halftime of the varsity game. Following the game will be banquet at the school. For more information or to make a reservation, call Doug Foote, athletic director (513) 553-3191 extension 10003.

Williamsburg will celebrate the induction of its newest members of its sports hall of fame on Feb. 5, the night the Wildcats will host Georgetown’s G-Men in a boys Southern Buckeye Conference National Division confrontation. The varsity game will began at approximately 7:30 p. m. There will be a dinner after the game for which reservations must be made.

Currently, Felicity High School is working to beginning an athletic hall of fame. Goshen has shown no initiative to begin an athletic hall of fame that would complete the number for each high school in the county.