Highland County sports briefs


Lady Tigers Basketball to hold Foundation Game to honor Wend Nov. 18

The McClain Lady Tigers Basketball teams will hold a Foundation Game on Saturday, November 18 against the Lady Indians of Peebles High School.

The JV team will play a half starting at noon, followed by a full varsity game. All proceeds for this event will be donated to John Wend’s memorial fund. Come check out the girls basketball teams and support the memory of a local legend.

Upward Basketball and Cheerleading League signups Nov. 21, 28 and 30 6-8 p.m.

The Upward Basketball and Cheerleading League will be holding signups for students in grades K-6 on November 21, 28 and 30 from 6-8 p.m. Parents only need to choose one of the three dates to sign up their athletes.

The signups will take place at the Hillsboro Elementary School in Café A and B. The cost for students in grades K-2 will be $55; students in grades 3-6 will be required to pay $70 (cost includes jersey, t-shirt, end of the season gift, admission to all games and referees fees). Shorts and turtlenecks can be bought for $15.

Practices will begin on January 15 and will be held one night a week for one hour (night depends on coach’s availability). Games will be contested from February 3-March 24 at Hillsboro Elementary School. Each child will play half of the game every week. An awards celebration will be held March 27.

If you have any questions please call Michele Williams at (937)-402-1302 or visit www.upward.org/find-a-place-to-play then select Hillsboro, OH.