Daily Advocate- RSS sports Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/sports http://dailyadvocate.com/section/sports Thu, 28 Aug 2014 05:55:02 EST 1800 Grady Sizemore powers Phillies to sweep over Nats http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50444791/Grady-Sizemore-powers-Phillies-to-sweep-over-Nats PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pinch-hitter Grady Sizemore hit a go-ahead two-run homer in the sixth inning, helping the Philadelphia Phillies beat the NL East-leading Washington Nationals 8-4 Wednesday night to complete a three-game sweep. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:37:07 EST DCSA registration for fall youth soccer now open http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50438997/-DCSA-registration-for-fall-youth-soccer-now-open DARKE COUNTY — Registration for Darke County Soccer Association fall youth soccer is now open and will run through Sept. 6. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:18:12 EST Greenville announces schedule changes for soccer http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50438615/Greenville-announces-schedule-changes-for-soccer GREENVILLE — Greenville has announced changes to its high school soccer schedules for Tuesday.The Greenville boys varsity soccer team will play host to Lebanon at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:05:10 EST Green Wave golf defeats Fairborn http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50438469/Green-Wave-golf-defeats-Fairborn FAIRBORN — Greenville boys golf team defeated Fairborn 174-202 on Tuesday at Twin Base Golf Course in Fairborn. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:59:11 EST FM boys golf team loses to Covington http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50438320/FM-boys-golf-team-loses-to-Covington PIQUA — The Franklin Monroe boys golf team lost 162-200 to Covington on Tuesday at Echo Hill Golf Course. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:54:08 EST Demo derby closes out fair http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50437276/Demo-derby-closes-out-fair GREENVILLE – The curtain came down on the Great Darke County Fair but not before a packed house was treated to a crowd-pleasing demolition derby in front of the grandstand. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:10:03 EST Tri-Village boys golf defeats Ansonia http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50419188/Tri-Village-boys-golf-defeats-Ansonia GREENVILLE — The Tri-Village boys golf team beat Ansonia 187-223 on Monday at White Springs Golf Club. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:21:09 EST Bradford schedules football game http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50418821/Bradford-schedules-football-game BRADFORD — Bradford has scheduled a junior varsity football game for 7:30 p.m. Friday against Middletown Christian.Admission at the gate will be $4 for adults and students. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:06:06 EST Covington defeats MV boys golf team http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50410792/Covington-defeats-MV-boys-golf-team WINCHESTER, Ind. — The Mississinawa Valley boys golf team lost 149-240 to Covington on Monday at Winchester Golf Course. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 21:56:06 EST Arcanum boys golf defeats Newton http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50410736/Arcanum-boys-golf-defeats-Newton UNION — The Arcanum boys golf team beat Newton 174-183 on Monday at Stillwater Ridge Golf Course. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 21:50:05 EST Lady Wave golf loses at Piqua http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50410657/Lady-Wave-golf-loses-at-Piqua PIQUA — The Greenville girls golf team lost 213-230 to Piqua on Monday at Echo Hills Golf Course. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 21:41:09 EST Versailles girls beat Arcanum http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50410589/Versailles-girls-beat-Arcanum ARCANUM — The Versailles girls golf team beat Arcanum 191-251 on Monday at Beechwood Golf Course. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 21:36:10 EST Versailles boys edge Lehman http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50410475/Versailles-boys-edge-Lehman VERSAILLES — The Versailles boys golf team edged Lehman Catholic 181-183 in a non-conference match at Stillwater Valley Golf Club. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 21:24:06 EST Tri-Village swept at Seton Catholic http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50410225/Tri-Village-swept-at-Seton-Catholic RICHMOND, Ind. — The Tri-Village varsity volleyball team was swept by Seton Catholic 25-19, 25-9, 25-20 on Monday.The Lady Patriots' junior varsity team lost in two games. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 20:56:08 EST Versailles stymies Covington in scrimmage http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50398020/Versailles-stymies-Covington-in-scrimmage COVINGTON — Who's going to be the guy, or better yet, “the guys” who will emerge as vocal and emotional leaders of the team — one who ignites a spark from the opening snap? Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:44:11 EST Xenia Christian sweeps Bradford http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50397821/Xenia-Christian-sweeps-Bradford XENIA — The Bradford volleyball team was swept by Xenia Christian on Saturday.The Lady Railroaders lost the match in three sets, 22-25, 20-25, 23-25. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:28:11 EST Arcanum flat in final scrimmage http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50397674/Arcanum-flat-in-final-scrimmage ARCANUM – The Arcanum Trojans lost their final preseason scrimmage on their home field 28-8 the Troy Christian Eagles on Friday night. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:24:08 EST Nats rally for 14-6 win, take series from Giants http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50395079/Nats-rally-for-14-6-win-take-series-from-Giants WASHINGTON (AP) — Big deficit, no problem for the hard-hitting Washington Nationals. Sun, 24 Aug 2014 20:03:07 EST Riverside shuts out Ansonia http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50389095/Riverside-shuts-out-Ansonia ANSONIA — The Ansonia Tigers left Friday night's scrimmage against Riverside knowing they have to significantly improve before the start of the regular season on Thursday. Sat, 23 Aug 2014 00:23:09 EST Arcanum beats Tri-Village in CCC boys golf match http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50385714/Arcanum-beats-Tri-Village-in-CCC-boys-golf-match ARCANUM — The Arcanum boys golf team beat Tri-Village 165-195 in a Cross County Conference match on Thursday at Beechwood Golf Course. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:21:05 EST