DARKE COUNTY — The Ansonia boys, Mississinawa Valley girls, Versailles girls and Versailles boys all won West Ohio High School Bowling Conferences this past week.
VERSAILLES — The Versailles girls basketball team beat Mechanicsburg 66-51 on Saturday afternoon in Versailles.
UNION CITY — The Mississinawa Valley Lady Blackhawks took advantage of a strong second quarter to out-score the visiting Bradford Lady Railroaders 17-6 and secure a 46-40 Cross County Conference win.
SIDNEY — The Greenville varsity boys basketball team wasted little time distinguishing the Green Wave as one of the premier Division I teams in the Miami Valley by defeating the Sidney Yellow Jackets 64-39 to sit alone atop the Greater Western...
CELINA — The Versailles High School girls swim team defeated Celina High School with a score of 88-82 on Saturday at the Auglaize-Mercer YMCA-Celina Branch.The results for Versailles High School were as follows:
CELINA — The Versailles High School boys swim team lost to Celina High School with a score of 96-69 on Saturday at the Auglaize-Mercer YMCA-Celina Branch.The results for Versailles High School were as follows:
COLUMBUS — While Ohio State's football team was celebrating its national championship with an estimated 46,000 of its fans on Saturday at Ohio Stadium, next season wasn't far from the minds of many people.
ROSSBURG — More than 400 drivers, crew members and fans gathered inside the Eldora Ballroom Saturday evening to bring an official close to the 2014 season with the annual Eldora Speedway Awards Ceremony.
VERSAILLES — Washington Nationals pitcher Craig Stammen helped the Versailles Diamond Club raise about $30,000 Saturday night in their sixth annual Diamond Club dinner and auction.
ANSONIA — Ansonia got solid contributions from all its players on both offense and defense Saturday afternoon to dominate Tri-County North 49-36 in a Cross County Conference girls basketball game.
DARKE COUNTY — A pair of versatile basketball players have been named this week's Daily Advocate athletes of the week.
BRADFORD — Bradford's football team will return to playing a varsity schedule in 2015, but when the Railroaders return to playing a Cross County Conference schedule is more uncertain.
PITSBURG — At the end of the third quarter, Franklin Monroe junior Zach Hyre came off the floor for the final time of the night with a large grin on his face as teammates gave him chest bumps and high fives down the line.
UNION CITY — A slow start gave way to a fast-paced finish as Mississinawa Valley beat Arcanum 65-60 in a Cross County Conference boys basketball game on Friday night.
NEW PARIS — The Ansonia girls basketball team traveled to National Trail Thursday night for a Cross County County Conference game and came up short, falling to the Blazers 54-37.
GREENVILLE — The Greenville Lady Wave used periods one and three to display their improved rebuilding program with the Sidney Lady Yellow Jackets taking the two periods 18-12 and 15-10.
Boys basketballPoints per gameKyle Ahrens, Versailles: 28.1Damion Cook, TV: 20.4Clay Guillozet, Greenville: 19.1Colton Linkous, TV: 18.0
DARKE COUNTY — The Darke County Umpires Association is sponsoring umpire classes.The eight-week course will allow individuals to be licensed by the state to work baseball or softball games. Classes begin at 6 p.m. Monday.
BRADFORD — It wasn't always pretty, but the Bradford girls got a win on Thursday, defeating the Franklin Monroe girls basketball team 49-26.
LIMA — The Mississinawa Valley girls bowling team finished as the runner up at the Pioneer Classic, which Temple Christian hosted on Monday.
ARCANUM — Arcanum inducted three members into its Hall of Fame — Ralph Harshbarger, class of 1949; Jim Fourman, class of 1963; and Steve Carroll, class of 1981 — before its varsity boys basketball game against Greenville on Saturday...
GREENVILLE — The YMCA of Darke County gymnastic season has been a very successful season so far.Darke County has had three meets to date, and all the girls are improving with each meet.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Former New England Patriot Matt Light has announced another fundraiser to benefit his nonprofit, The Light Foundation, is giving one lucky winner and a guest the chance to be in Arizona to attend Super Bowl XLIX.
COLUMBUS — The Tri-Village girls moved up another spot in the latest Associated Press state basketball rankings while the Versailles girls remained in the top 10.
COLUMBUS — Tri-Village moved up to No. 1 in the latest Associated Press boys basketball state rankings.
LEWISBURG — The Bradford eighth grade girls basketball team lost a close game to Tri-County North on Tuesday, falling 29-21.
GREENVILLE — The Greenville Junior High wrestling team competed in a double dual at home on Thursday, beating Arcanum and Trotwood-Madison but losing to Xenia.Coming up with a big win by pin was Clayton Herron.
BRADFORD — The Bradford eighth grade girls basketball team lost 42-11 to National Trail on Saturday.
SIDNEY — The Tri-Village girls basketball team overcame a rough first quarter to win 57-29 against Lehman Catholic on Tuesday.
BROOKVILLE — The Arcanum girls basketball team lost 61-55 to Brookville on Monday night.
GREENVILLE — The Covington Lady Buccs torrid 3-point shooting and a perfect night at the line was too much for the Greenville Lady Wave to overcome in a 68-19 outing.
CASSTOWN — The Mississinawa Valley girls basketball team is at the tail end of a grueling stretch of basketball games in which the Blackhawks play seven games in 14 days … that's a game every other day.
GREENVILLE — The Greenville boys and girls bowling teams both won matches and the Tri-Village boys picked up their first win of the season on Tuesday at Treaty Lanes.
GREENVILLE — With a very successful varsity team made up of 10 seniors, the Russia Raiders brought a junior varsity team made up largely of juniors and sophomores to take on the younger Green Wave JV team that has two sophomores playing strictly...
NEW MADISON — Several meet records were broken when Tri-Village hosted its annual powerlifting meet on Saturday in New Madison.
NEW MADISON — Dozens of Tri-Village fans burst into applause and cheers Monday night as Tri-Village Superintendent Josh Sagester announced the school is adding football to its extracurricular offerings.
NEW MADISON — Tri-Village announced it will add a high school football team at a press conference on Monday night at the school.
LEWISBURG — The Greenville wrestling team finished as the runner up at Tri-County North's Panther Invitational on Saturday.
VERSAILLES — Versailles swimmer Hannah Wenig received a scholarship during the Southwest Ohio High School Swimming and Diving Classic this past weekend.
VERSAILLES — Versailles High School swimmers participated in the largest high school swim meet in the United States on Saturday and Sunday.
DARKE COUNTY — Teams from Ansonia, Mississinawa Valley and Versailles won bowling matches in West Ohio High School Bowling Conference action on Saturday.
ARCANUM — The Arcanum Trojans varsity boys basketball team played host to a tall Greenville Green Wave basketball team only to come up on the short end of a 62-43 score.
UNION CITY — After a slow start, the Mississinawa Valley Lady Blackhawks use the final three periods to defeat the visiting National Trail Lady Blazers 55-38 in a Cross County Conference showdown on Saturday.
KETTERING — Fourteen hours after having played in a grueling conference showdown with Twin Valley South in which Tri-Village escaped with a 38-36 win, the Patriots were ready to take on the undefeated and No. 3 state team Russia in the national...
KETTERING — The Greenville varsity boys basketball team represented Greenville well in its first trip to the Flyin' to the Hoop by taking a strong Fairmont Firebirds team to the wire.
DAYTON — The Bradford girls basketball team went on the road and beat Stivers 40-31 on Saturday.
VERSAILLES — What a difference 24 hours can make in high school basketball.
FORT RECOVERY — The Franklin Monroe Jets proved their resiliency to their coach on Saturday night, overcoming a 13-point deficit in the fourth quarter to force overtime and eventually beat Fort Recovery 52-49.
LEWISBURG — Although Tri-County North was winless coming into Friday night's game, the Panthers gave the Ansonia Tigers all that they could handle for four quarters in a heated battle at the Tri-County North gym.
DARKE COUNTY — This week's Daily Advocate athletes of the week are a pair of swimmers who have excelled in multiple events this season.