Former high school football star arrested

Posted by Trina Kinstler - email

CINCINNATI (FOX19) -- A former Colerain High School football player will be in court on Monday facing assault charges.

Police say Eugene Clifford punched two Holy Grail employees in the face Friday night while they were trying to break up a fight.

He's charged with two misdemeanors.

Clifford graduated from colerain in 2007 and went on to become a back-up for the Ohio State Buckeyes.