MIAMI (AP) — Already the NL East champions, the Washington Nationals are now totally focused on another race.
OREGON — The Darke County Diamond Dawgs and Darke County Sluggers competed at 2014 Special Olympics Ohio State Softball Tournament in Oregon on Saturday.
COLUMBUS – Ohio State coach Urban Meyer was asked Wednesday afternoon if he was concerned Cincinnati might throw the ball 75 times against the Buckeyes when they take on the Bearcats on Sept. 27 after a bye week this...
SIDNEY — The Greenville boys golf team beat Sidney 198-207 in a Greater Western Ohio Conference match at Shelby Oaks Golf Club.
VANDALIA — The Greenville girls tennis team beat Vandalia-Butler 4-1 in a Greater Western Ohio Conference match on Wednesday.
VERSAILLES — Arcanum's Conner Pohl and Tri-Village's Brett Boyter finished as part of a three-way tie for medalist honors at the Cross County Conference boys golf meet on Thursday at Stillwater Valley Golf Club.
VERSAILLES — The Arcanum girls golf team finished as the runner up at the Cross County Conference meet on Thursday at Stillwater Valley Golf Club.
GREENVILLE – The Greenville junior varsity and varsity volleyball teams struggled against the visiting Piqua Indians on Tuesday, losing to the Indians' JV 2-0 with the varsity girls taking a 3-0 loss.
ROSSBURG — Entry information for Eldora Speedway's DIRTcar Fall Nationals presented by Allstar Performance (Oct. 2, 3 and 4) featuring UMP Modifieds and UMP Late Models has been released.
GREENVILLE – The Vandalia-Butler Aviators varsity boys soccer team brought its perfect 10-0 record to town Tuesday in a match up against the Greenville Green Wave.
TROTWOOD — The Greenville girls tennis team swept Trotwood-Madison 5-0 in a Greater Western Ohio Conference match on Tuesday in Trotwood.
CELINA — The Versailles boys golf team beat St. Henry and lost to Russia in a three-team match on Tuesday at Mercer County Elks Golf Club.
CLAYTON — The Greenville girls golf team lost a three-team match against Chaminade Julienne and Northmont on Tuesday.
ARCANUM — The Arcanum girls golf team shot a season-low round on Tuesday in a tri-match against Fort Recovery and Minster on the Lakeview portion of Beechwood Golf Course.
TIPP CITY — The Franklin Monroe volleyball team swept Bethel in a Cross County Conference match on Tuesday 25-18, 25-22, 26-24.
GREENVILLE — Greenville High School and Junior High will host their winter sport preseason meeting at 7 p.m. Oct. 21 at the GHS gym. All athletes and parents planning to participate in a winter sport are required to attend.
ATLANTA (AP) — The Washington Nationals bounced up and down in unison near second base, not bothered at all by a smattering of boos from the crowd at Turner Field.They were saving the real celebration for the clubhouse.
What a difference one year makes.Genoa walloped Port Clinton 84-13 a year ago. On Friday night, Port Clinton reversed things with a 27-19 win over the Comets.
Pleasant Hill — The Tri-Village varsity volleyball team lost a Cross County Conference match 25-15, 25-20, 25-21 to Newton on Tuesday.The Tri-Village junior varsity volleyball team lost 25-12, 25-20 to Newton.
ARCANUM — The Tri-Village boys golf team beat Fort Recovery via a tiebreaker on Tuesday.
COLDWATER — The Versailles volleyball team suffered its first loss of the season on Tuesday, losing a Midwest Athletic Conference match 25-21, 25-17, 25-15 to Coldwater.
VANDALIA — The Greenville boys golf team lost a non-league match to Vandalia-Butler 152-177 on Tuesday at Cassel Hills Golf Course.
COVINGTON — The issues that have haunted the Bradford volleyball team all season continued on Tuesday as Covington swept the Lady Railroaders 25-19, 25-16, 25-18.
COLUMBUS — The Versailles volleyball team maintained its No. 1 ranking in the third Ohio High School Volleyball Coaches Association state rankings of the 2014 season.
A grand jury will decide whether NASCAR driver Tony Stewart will be charged in the August death of a fellow driver at a sprint car race in upstate New York, a prosecutor said Tuesday.
COLUMBUS — Two Midwest Athletic Conference teams and one Greater Western Ohio Conference team are ranked No. 1 in the first Associated Press state football rankings of the 2014 season.
GREENVILLE – The Eaton Eagles swept the Greenville Green Wave volleyball team 25-19, 25-9 and 25-14 on the Wave's home court Monday.
ROSSBURG— “Smorgasbord of Racing” may well be the best description for this weekend's 33rd annual Four Crown Nationals (Friday and Saturday) at Eldora Speedway.
ATLANTA (AP) — A strong and healthy Stephen Strasburg has the Washington Nationals feeling optimistic about their postseason chances.
ARCANUM — Monday's match left Arcanum volleyball coach Terri Day extremely frustrated as Dixie swept the Lady Trojans 25-7, 25-15, 25-23.
PITSBURG — For the second week in a row the Franklin Monroe boys soccer team is the No. 1 ranked team in the Miami Valley Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association rankings.
CELINA — The Versailles boys golf team finished as the runner up while the Greenville boys finished 15th in Marion Local's Jordan Moeller Memorial Invitational on Saturday at the Mercer County Elks Golf Club.
CLAYTON — Greenville's Jacob Butsch paced local runners as five Darke County cross country teams competed at the Alliance Running Invitational on Saturday at Miami Valley Career Technology Center.
PITSBURG — The Franklin Monroe girls soccer game on Oct. 4 at Botkins has been moved to 5 p.m. Oct. 7 due to a conflict at Botkins.
ARCANUM — The Tri-Village boys golf team beat Piqua by four strokes, 190-194, on Saturday at Beechwood Golf Course.
WEST MILTON — The Franklin Monroe volleyball team beat Milton-Union in five sets on Saturday, 15-25, 25-13, 25-12, 17-25, 15-8.
GREENVILLE – The Greenville eight grade football team lost 35-8 to the Miamisburg Vikings in an early Saturday afternoon matchup on the Wave's home field.
GREENVILLE – The Greenville boys soccer team defeated National Trail 12-0 Saturday while putting up some impressive numbers.
BRADFORD – The Bradford Railroaders junior varsity football team fell to the visiting Miami East Vikings 33-0 in a Saturday morning matchup.
COLUMBUS – It was exactly what Ohio State was looking for. But it also was a little like a slam dunk contest on 8-foot baskets.
GREENVILLE — The Greenville Green Wave celebrated their first win of the season on Friday by ringing Harmon Field's historic victory bell.
UNION CITY – The Mississinawa Valley Blackhawks lost to the Covington Buccs 35-0 in a Cross County Conference matchup on Friday night.
ARCANUM — The Arcanum Trojans getting off to a good start to the season with a big win over Northridge Johnstown and then playing perennial Cross County Conference power Covington down to the wire in a 14-7 loss gave reason for optimism when the...
GREENVILLE – The Greenville girls tennis team upped its season record to 9-4 by defeating Springfield 4-1 Thursday on the Wave's home courts.
DELPHOS — Versailles coach Adam Miller had hope that the Versailles football team had turned the corner on fourth quarter losses after last week's come-from-behind victory against Valley View in the closing minutes.
By Kyle Shanerkshaner@civitasmedia.comDARKE COUNTY — Both of this week's Daily Advocate athletes of the week played very well in the past week to help lead their teams to victories.
ARCANUM — The Arcanum Trojans junior high volleyball teams started their season at home against Mississinawa Valley on Aug. 25.
PITSBURG — The Franklin Monroe volleyball team lost in five sets to Covington on Thursday, falling 23-25, 25-17, 19-25, 26-24, 15-12 in the Cross County Conference match.
GREENVILLE – A young Lady Wave soccer team played well at home against an older Troy team on Thursday, losing 7-0.
ANSONIA — Ansonia and Miami East both moved the ball well on Friday night, but the Vikings finished drives while the Tigers struggled to score points, giving Miami East a 41-14 Cross County Conference victory.