The SBAAC 1st Annual Leadership Conference held at Norwood HS on November 18th was a huge success! Check out the photo gallery below for team pictures of all those in attendance. We really appreciate those individuals, who worked very hard to make this conference possible. Many thanks to Ted Wiese, the featured speaker, and his motivational program which included his "keys to leadership". Good Luck to all of our athletes moving forward!
The SBAAC wants to congratulate Western Brown and Norwood for their efforts in the OHSAA State Play-Offs. In the Division III Region 10 Bracket, Western Brown and In the Division IV, Region 14 Bracket, Norwood. We are proud of these schools and the opportunity they had for post-season play. Congratulations!
The Fall Sports Banquet will be held on Monday, November 10th, starting at 6:30PM. The banquet will be held at Hamersville School located in Hamersville, Ohio. Contact your local Athletic Department for tickets and information. T-Shirts for All-Stars will be available for purchase at the banquet this fall. Orders can be taken at the following link. http://sbaac.blackouttees.com Shirts and sweatshirts can be personalized the night of the banquet for 1st All-Stars, parents and grandparents. Blackouttees will be at the banquet to have them ready to pick-up at the end of the evening. Prices range from $14.99 to $24.99. School colors are available. For questions about ordering, call 513-604-8337.
The SBAAC All-Stars for Fall Sports has been updated and can be accessed by clicking on the "All-Star" link listed above.
Congratulations to Savannah Rhodes, Blanchester, who qualified for the OHSAA State Cross Country Meet this weekend at National Trails Raceway. Savannah ran a
19:55.88 time at the Troy Regionals to advance her to the State Meet. We wish her the best!
Congratulations to Amelia High School named a recipient of the OHSAA Harold A. Meyer Award and Respect the Game Challenge Award and Norwood High School who received the Respect the Game Challenge Award. We are very proud of our schools who continue to excel in sportsmanship recognized by the OHSAA. Click here to find out more about these prestigious awards!
Congratulations to New Richmond Girls Cross Country Team who won the Division II Southwest District Meet in post-season competition. Claire Burns finished first and Savannah Rhodes, Blanchester finished second in this race. In the Boys Division II Southwest District - Bobby Bingham and Luke Glenn, New Richmond, finished 4th and 11th, and Gage Egner and Eric Hinkle, Blanchester, finished 8th and 12th in their races. All OHSAA results can be viewed on www.baumspage.com. Great Job!
The Standings for Golf, Girls Tennis, and Cross Country have been updated. Final standings for Volleyball, Boys Soccer, and Girls Soccer are also posted. The All-Stars for all fall sports, with the exception of football, are now listed on the All-Star pages above.
The SBAAC will be hosting the 1st Annual Leadership Conference at Norwood HS on Tuesday, November 18th. The keynote speaker for the conference will be Ted Wiese, known as one of America's best youth leadership development speakers. The Challenge Leadership Program is an interactive opportunity for student leaders and emerging leaders to learn from one another and be inspired and motivated to pursue excellence. Each League school will send 6 student-athletes and a coach to the one day conference. Sponsors for the one day event are Coca-Cola and Chick-fil-A, who will provide lunch and refreshments for the day.
Congratulations to the following individual and team winners in the Southern Buckeye League Golf Tournament:
American Division - Team Champion - New Richmond 997 (Four 9-hole matches and 18-hole tournament), "Golfer of the Year" - Chris Mazzaro, Senior, New Richmond 226. Chris was also named "Medalist for the 18-hole Tournament with a score of 72 and New Richmond was the Team Champion for the 18-hole tournament with a team total 327. "Coach of the Year" was Mr. Dave Bickett, Western Brown.
National Division - Team Champion - Bethel 1047 (same number of league matches and 18-hole tournament), "Golfer of the Year" - Mitchell McElfresh, Junior, Bethel 230. "Coach of the Year" was Mr. Brett Harris, Bethel.
Golf All-Stars will be posted next week on the All-Star page.
Girls Tennis season is coming to a close quickly and the link for standings of that sport will be posted after the last match for league titles. If the weather cooperates, it should be sometime next week.
Just a reminder that the Fall Sports Banquet for 1st Team All-Stars will be held on Monday, November 10th at Hamersville School in Hamersville. The posting of all-stars will occur throughout the month of October, so be sure to check the All-Star Page for these selections!
Welcome back! The 2014 - 2015 School Year is starting soon and the fall sports season opens with practices August 1st!
The SBAAC sanctioned sports for Fall include: Cross Country, Golf, Girls Tennis, Volleyball, Boys Soccer, Girls Soccer, and Football. Check with your local Athletic Department for information about the activities and schedules. The Calendar of SBAAC League Events can be viewed in the Calendar tab listed above. Also, the OHSAA Ready Reference Calendar which outlines the start of each season and sport and the timeline for OHSAA Tournaments.