Daily Advocate- RSS SPORTS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS Fri, 28 Nov 2014 05:49:16 EST 1800 To a great season Greenville http://dailyadvocate.com/news/letters-sports/150688544/To-a-great-season-Greenville Editor:To: The 2014 Greenville football team, coaching staff and everyone associated with the program. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 01:53:18 EST Versailles dreams big http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150630187/Versailles-dreams-big VERSAILLES — Versailles has high hopes for the upcoming boys basketball season despite several lingering questions caused by inexperience and injury. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:59:04 EST Jets attempt to mold leaders http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150630273/Jets-attempt-to-mold-leaders PITSBURG — The Franklin Monroe boys basketball team enters the 2014-15 season as the defending Cross County Conference champion along with Tri-Village but has some big holes to fill with five players lost to graduation. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 12:34:04 EST Heuerman bypassed hockey, Michigan to play for OSU http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150685446/Heuerman-bypassed-hockey-Michigan-to-play-for-OSU COLUMBUS — Following his dream took Jeff Heuerman to Michigan once, but not twice. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:49:12 EST Wave shoot for GWOC North title http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150629979/Wave-shoot-for-GWOC-North-title GREENVILLE – The Greenville varsity boys basketball team looks to improve on a very successful 2013-14 season while challenging for the 2014-15 Greater Western Ohio Conference North Division title. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:00:15 EST Arcanum returns experienced roster http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150630151/Arcanum-returns-experienced-roster ARCANUM — Having lost just one senior to graduation, the Arcanum boys basketball team enters the 2014-15 season with a very familiar roster. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:01:08 EST Mississinawa needs time to adjust http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150630239/Mississinawa-needs-time-to-adjust UNION CITY — Mississinawa Valley has some good athletes but will need time to put everything together as the Blackhawks adjust under a new coaching staff. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 20:01:06 EST OSU loses its LeBron, finds next Heisman hopeful http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150677527/OSU-loses-its-LeBron-finds-next-Heisman-hopeful COLUMBUS — At the Big Ten football media days in July, Ohio State senior tight end Jeff Heuerman called OSU quarterback Braxton Miller “Ohio State's LeBron.” Tue, 25 Nov 2014 19:08:07 EST Bradford expects growing pains http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150630219/Bradford-expects-growing-pains BRADFORD — A new coach, a new season best describes the Bradford varsity boys basketball team with Steve Pickel taking over Railroaders coaching duties. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:01:07 EST Ansonia still finding identity http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150629890/Ansonia-still-finding-identity ANSONIA — The Ansonia boys basketball team has a good core coming back for the 2014-15 season but is still trying to find its identity as the season approaches. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:00:09 EST Patriots aim for state title http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150630109/Patriots-aim-for-state-title NEW MADISON — One season after they made the state final four, the Tri-Village Patriots are focused on getting back to Columbus and winning the championship this time. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:01:12 EST Greenville girls play Celina, National Trail http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150667675/Greenville-girls-play-Celina-National-Trail GREENVILLE – The Greenville Lady Wave basketball team played host to the National Trail Blazers and the Celina Bulldogs in a three-team scrimmage on Monday night. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:17:11 EST Ohio State says Michigan game remains huge http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150667787/Ohio-State-says-Michigan-game-remains-huge COLUMBUS — The mere sight of Troy Smith in an Ohio State football uniform used to foreshadow defeat for Michigan from 2004-2006. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:06:09 EST Lady Wave begin rebuilding http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150629785/Lady-Wave-begin-rebuilding GREENVILLE – With no returning starters from the previous year, a new coach and new system, the 2014-15 Greenville varsity girls basketball team is in total rebuilding mode with Rachel Kerns returning to her alma mater with anticipation of... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 11:35:07 EST Arcanum has high expectations http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150629866/Arcanum-has-high-expectations ARCANUM — With a deep roster that includes most of last season's key players returning for another year, the Arcanum girls basketball team has high expectations for the 2014-15 season. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:10:12 EST Ansonia plays well on perimeter in scrimmage http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150648012/Ansonia-plays-well-on-perimeter-in-scrimmage ANSONIA – The Ansonia Lady Tigers varsity basketball team made a good Saturday morning showing while hosting the Troy Christian Eagles in a scrimmage. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:45:10 EST Ansonia boys defeat Emmanuel Christian http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150642026/Ansonia-boys-defeat-Emmanuel-Christian ANSONIA – The Ansonia Tigers boys varsity basketball team had Emmanuel Christian Academy's number dialed in but could not connect with Parkway in a Friday scrimmage. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 19:11:08 EST Match ups set for state semifinal football games http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150641933/Match-ups-set-for-state-semifinal-football-games COLUMBUS — The teams left in the Ohio High School Athletic Association football playoffs are all just one win away from a trip to the state finals at Ohio Stadium in Columbus. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 18:50:04 EST MV, Versailles girls bowling teams win http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150641781/MV-Versailles-girls-bowling-teams-win MINSTER —The Mississinawa Valley and Versailles girls bowling teams won their season openers in West Ohio High School Bowling Conference action on Saturday at Community Lanes in Minster. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 18:24:08 EST 5 GWOC, MAC teams advance to state semifinals http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150639296/5-GWOC-MAC-teams-advance-to-state-semifinals COLUMBUS — Three Midwest Athletic Conference teams and two Greater Western Ohio Conference teams reached the state semifinals of the Ohio High School Athletic Association football playoffs with wins on Friday and Saturday. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 23:58:05 EST