Daily Advocate- RSS SPORTS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS Mon, 30 Mar 2015 12:02:53 EST 1800 Trice leads way as Wayne wins D1 title, 65-57 over South http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152625253/Trice-leads-way-as-Wayne-wins-D1-title-65-57-over-South COLUMBUS (AP) — It might have been the first time that Huber Heights Wayne had ever been to the boys state basketball tournament, but the Warriors played like they were grizzled vets. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 23:31:24 EST Detter’s OT 3 propels Defiance past CCC for D2 title, 49-45 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152625237/Detters-OT-3-propels-Defiance-past-CCC-for-D2-title-49-45 COLUMBUS (AP) — As is always the case on a judgment call, one side will see it as a miscarriage of justice and the other as a stepping stone to success. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 23:31:22 EST Parker, Pardon carry VASJ past LCC 63-50 in D3 final http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152622460/Parker-Pardon-carry-VASJ-past-LCC-63-50-in-D3-final COLUMBUS (AP) — Dererk Pardon had enough motivation just knowing that this was his last time.The senior for Cleveland Villa Angela-St. Joseph was playing his final high school game on a big stage for a state championship. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 17:56:21 EST Versailles hosts season opener http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152622291/Versailles-hosts-season-opener VERSAILLES — The Russia and Minster girls claimed championships while host Versailles finished as the Black Division runner up at Saturday's Lady Tiger Classique track and field meet. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 17:41:21 EST Linkous is most outstanding in D4 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152621668/Linkous-is-most-outstanding-in-D4 COLUMBUS (AP) — Colton Linkous, who had 22 points and 12 rebounds and hit the winning shot to give New Madison Tri-Village its first championship, is the most outstanding player on the 2015 Associated Press Division IV all-tournament... Sat, 28 Mar 2015 16:36:25 EST Tri-Village wins state title http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152620834/Tri-Village-wins-state-title COLUMBUS — For the first time in school history Tri-Village brought a state championship trophy back to New Madison as the Patriots beat Canal Winchester Harvest Prep 48-46 Saturday for the Division IV title. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 16:36:21 EST Ahrens, Puthoff named MVPs http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152563619/Ahrens-Puthoff-named-MVPs DARKE COUNTY – While numerous athletes throughout Darke County had great seasons in many sports this season, perhaps none were better than those on the basketball court in Versailles. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 08:01:21 EST Coppess pursues pro soccer http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152562448/Coppess-pursues-pro-soccer COLUMBUS — Cody Coppess' goal of becoming a professional soccer player took him to Italy for three months and now has him training in the United States' top developmental ranks. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:01:22 EST Patriots advance to state final http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152592210/Patriots-advance-to-state-final COLUMBUS – Sitting in the postgame press conference Thursday afternoon, Tri-Village seniors Damion Cook, Colton Linkous and Mason McCabe didn't show a lot of emotion. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 20:26:21 EST Kennard repeats as Mr. Basketball http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152568816/Kennard-repeats-as-Mr.-Basketball COLUMBUS (AP) — Opponents tried everything to stop Luke Kennard as his team played before packed houses everywhere it went. Fans taunted him. There were long lines of autograph-seekers. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 18:41:21 EST Linkous earns state’s top honor http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152544931/Linkous-earns-states-top-honor COLUMBUS — A trio of Darke County boys earned all-Ohio honors for the 2014-15 basketball season from the Associated Press. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 19:26:23 EST Field set for dunk contest http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152542113/Field-set-for-dunk-contest VERSAILLES — The field has been set for the 2015 American Family Insurance High School Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships, which will include Versailles senior Kyle Ahrens. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 17:16:21 EST Wave’s Garland to bowl for Urbana http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152539074/Waves-Garland-to-bowl-for-Urbana GREENVILLE — Greenville senior Korey Garland signed his letter of intent Tuesday afternoon to bowl collegiately for Urbana University, which is one of the nation's most successful teams. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 16:11:24 EST Greenville graduate earns player of the week honors http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152537249/Greenville-graduate-earns-player-of-the-week-honors NEW CONCORD — Greenville graduate Kelly Martin was named the Ohio Athletic Conference softball hitter of the week. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 14:36:23 EST Tri-Village graduate sets IU East record http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152537113/Tri-Village-graduate-sets-IU-East-record RICHMOND, Ind. — Tri-Village graduate Andrew Willcox has been named the Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Men's Field Athlete of the Week. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 14:31:22 EST TV returns to state more focused http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152513136/TV-returns-to-state-more-focused NEW MADISON — The Tri-Village Patriots will return to the state final four on Thursday a more focused team than the one that advanced to state a year ago. Mon, 23 Mar 2015 18:36:21 EST Eldora founder dies at age 93 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152506266/Eldora-founder-dies-at-age-93 ROSSBURG – Earl Baltes, the founder and longtime promoter of Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, passed away Monday morning at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton. He was 93. Mon, 23 Mar 2015 10:56:21 EST Tickets available for Tri-Village’s state game http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152500250/Tickets-available-for-Tri-Villages-state-game NEW MADISON — Tickets for Tri-Village's state semifinal boys basketball game will be on sale at the school this week. Sun, 22 Mar 2015 17:21:21 EST Bruns leads Division III all-tournament team http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152497305/Bruns-leads-Division-III-all-tournament-team COLUMBUS (AP) — An all-round performance led Lauren Bruns of Versailles to be named the outstanding player on the Associated Press Division III all-tournament team. Sun, 22 Mar 2015 02:31:21 EST Versailles wins state championship http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152495374/Versailles-wins-state-championship COLUMBUS – Since the day Versailles lost in the 2014 state championship game, the Lady Tigers thought about getting back to the final four in Columbus. Sat, 21 Mar 2015 20:31:21 EST