Sports Briefs

Compiled by Robert Stegbauer - [email protected]

2016 McClain Cross Country Opener

The 2016 McClain Opener will be held Wednesday August, 24 starting a 4L45 p.m.

McClain, Hillsboro, Whiteoak, Fairfield, Washington C.H., Miami Trace, and Chillicothe will all be participating in the cross country event.

The evening will start with junior high girls and then on to junior high boys followed by high school girls and finishing with high school boys.

Highland County Community Action Golf Outing

The 10th Annual Highland County Community Action Golf Outing will be held Friday, August 26 from 11a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Buckeye Hills Country Club in Greenfield, Ohio.

Registration will start at 11 a.m and run until 11:30, which will be followed by lunch from 11:30 until 12:45. Tee off will begin at 1 p.m.

There will be door prizes, first, second and third place prizes, and a Most Honest Prize. The cost is $50 and covers green fees, a cart and lunch. Below is a list of prices for a sponsor:

Event Sponsor: $1000

Corporate Sponsor: $500

Team Sponsor: $200

Hole Sponsor: $100

Post 129 Alumni game and fall tryouts

American Legion Post 129 baseball team will be hosting an alumni game on Saturday, August 27 at Shaffer Park.

The day will start with a homerun derby starting at noon. Five dollars will get you ten swings and there will be split-the-pot, with proceeds going the team for the 2017 season next summer.

The alumni game itself will begin at 3 p.m. The team is asking for a five dollar donation to play, but any donation would be greatly appreciated.

Fall tryouts for the Hillsboro Post 129 baseball team will be held on Sunday, August 28 at 2 p.m. at Shaffer Park

For more information on both the alumni game and tryouts, contact Head Coach Scott Morgan at 937-763-1307.

Compiled by Robert Stegbauer

[email protected]