Event Speaker Lists 01/11/2006
Please review these two lists of possible speakers for our events. Let us know who you'd like to see!
Academic Speakers Athletic Speakers
Basketball Ticket Information 02/12/2006
The club has 12 tickets remaining for the Men's Basketball game on saturday February 25th. The game is scheduled for 1:30pm against that tem from up north, Michigan. Contact Brett Little at brett_little@ ohionational.com or 513-633-3315 for tickets. Cost is $14 per ticket. First come - first served! Hope to see you there and GO BUCKS!
Welcome to our new Board Members 02/13/2006
Please join us in welcoming our two new board members! Jackie Jackson-Dean and Denny Brown. Click on their names to see their profiles.
Membership Renewal Time! 02/24/2006
Yes, friends it's that time of year again. Time to dig deep and pony up for another year. Remember, your dues go to funding our scholarships by allowing our club to provide events such as the Golf Outing, Tailgate, and Game watches. Your dues also qualify you for all meetings, discounts at events, purchase of special club football tickets and our newsletter. It's a real deal! Click here for the Renewal Form. Please return your form and dues by March 4th.
Best Buckeye Award Criteria 03/09/2006

Purpose of this award
To recognize members of our Alumni Club that have provided faithful, dedicated, & extended service and leadership to our club and The Ohio State University.

  • Recipients may be past or present volunteers past or present at the local level.
  • Recipient will be the Greater Cincinnati Alumni Club nominee for the OSU Alumni Association Alumni Club Leader Alumni All-Stars Award. The pool of Alumni All-Stars will be used by the Association to choose the 3 Best Buckeye awards given at the annual OSU Alumni Leaders Conference.
  • Current dues -paying member of the Alumni Association.
  • Current or past club volunteer that has made a "difference" in the club through their volunteer efforts.
  • Demonstrated exceptional leadership and faithful, dedicated, & extended service to The Greater Cincinnati OSU Alumni Club, The Ohio State University and the Alumni Association.
  • A short bio sketch ( no longer than one 8 1/2 x 11 sheet , typed in 12 pt. font( min.) needs to be submitted and should state clearly why the person should be recognized, describing service to the club.
  • Submission of nominees no later than April 19 of each year. Selection made and submitted to University by their ALC award deadline.
  • Local award presented to recipient at Annual Dinner (Golf Outing in June).
  • Each year a sub committee would be formed to handle the nominations outside the regular club meeting.
Welcome to our new Board Members 06/11/2006
Please join us in welcoming our two new board members! Molly Regennitter, Greg Reissland, Julie Johnson, and Bill Broxterman. Click on their names to see their profiles.
Sad News about Jim Yerina 06/20/2006
Jim Yerina, our past Student Recruitment Chairperson and long time club member passed away on June 14, 2006. A Memorial gathering will be held on Friday, June 23rd at 9:00am until time of mass at 11:00am at St. Michael Church of Sharonville, 11144 Spinner Ave.


Memorials may be directed to:
The Yerina Endowment Fund for Cancer Research
Fund 9646058
James Cancer Hospital Development
660 Ackennan Road, Sixth Floor
Columbus, Ohio 43218-3112

Jim will be missed by all of us in the club. Please keep his family in your thoughts and prayers.

13th Annual Golf Outing and Dinner June 10, 2006 06/20/2006

“Mother Nature” wasn't as cooperative as last year but the 13th Annual Greater Cincinnati OSU Alumni Club “ Buckeye Classic” Golf Outing & Dinner was a great if soggy day for everyone that participated. We originally had 17 groups for a total of 69 golfers signed up ( if all had played would have been best in 13 years of the outing, 12 golfers did not play (2 groups due to rain, the other due to a funeral). The final number of players golfing was 57 which is the 2nd best in 13 years of the outing. Of the groups there were 2 that registered in the 64 plus age group! 91 RSVP'd for dinner (most in the history of this event), actual attendees were around 82 ( may be best in event history).

Guests of note: Lewis Breeden, & John Simmons (2 retired Bengals players) , Buckeyeman ( Larry Lokai), Woody ( aka Roger Thomas)

Jack Park was our speaker this year and gave an amazing talk about the history of Buckeye football. Everyone there was astounded at the depth of his knowledge and his ability to have answers ready answers to virtually every question. Thanks Jack for a great talk!

Thanks to everyone that helped make the event a great success, donors, sponsors and participants. Because of you we are able to continue to build our scholarship endowment for future Buckeyes students from our area!

Outing Prize Winners:

1st Place Team Overall Kirk Knollman, Lew Berg, Ed Berg , Ken Bosley, & Dave Points
Score 59
1st Place Team 64& over Bob Horton, Ken Segal, John Morgan , & Jim Barton
Score 33 ( 9 holes)
2nd Place Team Overall Mike Fulkerson, Jim Fite, Ralph Williams, & Ray Kramer Score 62
Last Place Team Overall Doug Larson, Judge Larson, Jeff Davis, & Chris Davis Score 74
   
Closest to Pin  
Hole #2 Mike Fulkerson
Hole #7 Ken Bosley
Hole #13 Jill Bailey
   
Longest Drive  
Hole #4 Ken Bosley
   
Longest Putt  
Hole #9 Bill Pritchard
   
Player traveling from the farthest location

Ed Berg from Florida

   
Special award for a Woman Golfer

Jill Bailey


Please check out our Golf Sponsors page and Help the club out by patronizing their businesses!
Sorg Opera Football Ticket Raffle - deadline Sept. 3, 2006 06/29/2006
There will be a raffle at the Woodside Cemetery in the Arboretum (Rt 4 and 14th Ave.) in Middletown at 4pm on Sunday September third where two tickets (good seats!) to the Cincinnati game and two tickets to the Indian Game among other prizes will be raffled off. The first draw will get the choice of the game tickets. Raffle tickets are $25 a piece. You need not be present to win. All money must be in before the drawing. Click here to see the Raffle Flyer and order form. Click here for a smaller version of the order form for mailing purposes. Contact Mary Lord at marylord@cinci.rr.com for tickets and questions.
We bid a fond farewell to Jackie Jackson-Dean 07/29/2006
Jackie Jackson-Dean and her husband have moved to Florida due to new jobs for them both. Jackie was our Vice President for a few months and had looked forward to being involved with our club. New jobs came up suddenly. We all wish them both the best of luck!
Our Mini Game Watches are back for a second year! 09/01/2006
Last year we started having mini game watches at The Blue Goose for all the football games home and away. That continues this year with a twist. We will be alternating between The Blue Goose in Sharonville and The Fox & Hound in Mason. Please join us! It promotes our club and the University, supports our team and it's always great to watch a game with other Buckeyes! Click here for more information!
Our Club's Stadium Brick Has Been Installed! 09/14/2006
The OSU Alumni Club of Greater Cincinnati purchased a stadium brick last year and it was installed this summer. The paver supports the Department of Athletics and bears the name "Alumni Club of Greater Cincinnati - Go Bucks!". It can be found on the west walkway near gates 15 & 17. Be sure to check it out!
OSU Radio Affiliates 09/14/2006

If you can't be at the game or get to a TV, check these links out for OSU Radio affiliates!
http://ohiostatebuckeyes.cstv.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/radio-network.html

Here in the Cincinnati area, tune your radio to WOXY-FM (97.7), WAXZ-FM (97.7) or WAOL-FM (99.5)

Welcome to our new board members 09/14/2006
Yes, we have even more new board members. It's been banner year for our club in getting new people involved! Please join us in welcoming: Christie Goerlitz, Cherie Hartmann, and Joseph Powell! Click on their names to see their profiles.
2006 Alumni Club Awards - Congratulations for Everybody's hard work! 09/25/2006
Congratulations to everybody! Our club has been named an Outstanding Alumni Club for the sixth year in a row. How's that for a great club! Ann Ball has been named a 2006 Alumni Allstar. Congratulations Ann and thanks for all your hard work! Our club has also received the Web site award. Thanks to all that have contributed information, ideas, and feedback for that!
Notice - Board Meeting Date Changes! 09/29/2006
The dates for the October and November board meetings have been changed! The October meeting is now on the 18th and the November meeting has been changed to the 29th. They will still be held at Hyde Park Country Club at 7:00pm. See you there!
Student Project! Please participate! 10/31/2006

Rachel E. Gibson, a student in the School of Communication at The Ohio State University and a group of her classmates are working on a project for a Strategic Planning class. The project involves increasing awareness of the Alumni Awards Program and increasing the number of nominations received each year. They have put together a survey. Participating will be greatly appreciated and beneficial to their project.

The Ohio State Alumni Club of greater Cincinnati encourages all it's members to participate! Click here for the survey.

We're #1 We're #1 We're #1 !!!!!!!!!! 11/18/2006
While this isn't news to anybody on the planet, it's official now folks! We're going to the National Championship playoff on January 8th. Stay tuned for information about our game watch event!
SILENT AUCTION - BCS Championship Game Tickets! - deadline 12-29-2006 5pm 12/29/2006

Attention those of you still looking for tickets to the big game! The OSU Alumni Club of Greater Cincinnati
will be holding a silent auction of 2 President's Club Tickets to the January 8, 2007 BCS National Championship Game.
All proceeds go to the Club's Endowed Scholarship Fund #602730.

Click here for the Auction Flyer!

- All bids are due by December 29, 2006 at 5pm
- Tickets will be awarded in pairs
- In case of a tie bid, the earliest time stamped e-mail will win
- Minimum Bid per Ticket is $400
- Winners will be notified by December 30 & payment will be due at that time
- Please submit entries to the following e-mail address: brettjlittle@gmail.com

Jan. 8 - OSU vs. Florida $________________

Name, phone number & e-mail where you may be reached on Dec. 30:
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Go Bucks - Beat the Gators!

Day (513) 794-6477
Evening (513) 633-3315