Soccer, volleyball sectional brackets released

By Garth Shanklin
Sports Editor

Clermont County teams learned their post-season fates today as the sectional tournament brackets were released.

In volleyball, both Division I teams will battle at Lakota East. Milford takes on Lakota West on Tuesday, Oct 17 at 6:30 p.m. West Clermont’s tilt against Kings follows at 8 p.m.

Division II starts with Bethel-Tate battling Ross at Wyoming High School at 6 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 16. Batavia then takes on Roger Bacon on Wednesday, Oct. 18 at 7:30 p.m.

On Oct. 19, New Richmond faces Norwood at 5 p.m. and Goshen plays Northwest at 8 p.m.

In Division III, top-seeded Wiliamsburg travels to Blanchester to take on Deer Park on Oct. 17 at 5 p.m.

CNE faces Finneytown at Mariemont High School on Oct. 17 at 5 p.m. Also at Mariemont, Felicity battles New Miami in a Division IV match on Oct. 18 at 6:30 p.m.

In Division I girls’ soccer, Milford hosts Middletown on Oct. 16 at 7 p.m. West Clermont drew a bye and will face the winner of Lakota East and Oak Hills on Oct. 19 at 7 p.m.

Bethel-Tate moves up to Division II this season, and the Lady Tigers begin by hosting Norwood on Oct. 16 at 7 p.m. That same night, and at the same time, Batavia hosts Reading. Goshen is also slated to battle New Richmond in New Richmond Oct. 16 at 7 p.m.

Finally. Williamsburg visits Deer Park in Division III action on Oct. 16 at 7 p.m. CNE hosts Cincinnati Christian, and Felicity drew a bye.

The boys’ soccer Division I draw saw Milford earn a date with Harrison on Oct. 17 at 7 p.m. West Clermont travels to Lakota West that same day.

In Division II, Goshen visits Fenwick on Oct. 17, while New Richmond travels to Roger Bacon. Batavia visits McNicholas on Oct. 17 at 7 p.m. with the winner facing Bethel-Tate on Oct. 21 at 7. Should Batavia win, the Tigers would host the game. Bethel-Tate travels to McNicholas with a Rocket victory.

In Division III, Williamsburg travels to Madeira for their sectional opener on Oct. 17. Felicity drew a bye and will visit either Cincinnati Country Day or Cincinnati Christian on Oct. 21, and CNE awaits the winner of Ripley and Finneytown in their first-round match that same day.