Daily Advocate- RSS SPORTS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 6 May 2015 15:35:00 EST 1800 Ansonia softball team falls to Newton http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153341593/Ansonia-softball-team-falls-to-Newton PLEASANT HILL – After one inning Tuesday at Newton, the Ansonia Lady Tigers were staring at a 4-0 deficit as the host team turned a walk, an error and three hits in a four-run advantage. Wed, 6 May 2015 14:36:24 EST Error leads to loss for FM softball http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153342028/Error-leads-to-loss-for-FM-softball COVINGTON – The Franklin Monroe softball team lost by a single run, 1-0, to Covington in Cross County Conference action on Tuesday. Wed, 6 May 2015 14:31:29 EST Greenville tennis wins GWOC match http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153341921/Greenville-tennis-wins-GWOC-match SIDNEY – The Greenville boys tennis team won its first Greater Western Ohio Conference match of the season Tuesday, defeating Sidney 4-1. Wed, 6 May 2015 14:31:21 EST Mississinawa softball loses in extra innings http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153326466/Mississinawa-softball-loses-in-extra-innings UNION CITY – The Mississinawa Valley softball team lost 9-5 in extra innings to Bethel in Cross County Conference action on Tuesday. Tue, 5 May 2015 20:06:22 EST Versailles run rules Russia http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153326195/Versailles-run-rules-Russia VERSAILLES – The Versailles softball team run ruled Russia 12-1 in six innings on Tuesday. Tue, 5 May 2015 19:56:21 EST Greenville finishes 10-0 in GWOC http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/153325492/Greenville-finishes-10-0-in-GWOC GREENVILLE – The Greenville softball team beat Sidney 2-1 on Tuesday to finish 10-0 in Greater Western Ohio Conference play for the first time since 2011. Tue, 5 May 2015 19:46:21 EST Sprint Cars from the World of Outlaws and USAC Take to Eldora http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153320513/Sprint-Cars-from-the-World-of-Outlaws-and-USAC-Take-to-Eldora ROSSBURG – Eldora Speedway in Rossburg conducted the first 500-lap sprint car race in 1965, the first $1 million purse for a sprint car race in 2003 and on Friday and Saturdy will host the historic “Mother of All Sprint Car... Tue, 5 May 2015 16:31:21 EST Versailles falls out of state rankings http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153319442/Versailles-falls-out-of-state-rankings COLUMBUS – The Versailles baseball team fell out of the state rankings in the third Ohio High School Baseball Coaches Association poll of the 2015 season. Tue, 5 May 2015 16:16:21 EST Lady Wave ranked No. 1 in state http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/153318545/Lady-Wave-ranked-No.-1-in-state COLUMBUS – The Greenville softball team moved into a tie for first place in the Division II state rankings this week. Tue, 5 May 2015 15:51:24 EST Arcanum baseball beats Franklin Monroe http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153317946/Arcanum-baseball-beats-Franklin-Monroe PITSBURG – The Arcanum baseball team scored six runs in the final two innings on Monday to defeat Franklin Monroe 7-3 in a Cross County Conference game. Tue, 5 May 2015 15:26:22 EST Mississinawa softball beats Randolph Southern http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153317466/Mississinawa-softball-beats-Randolph-Southern UNION CITY – The Mississinawa Valley softball team beat Randolph Southern 11-3 on Monday. Tue, 5 May 2015 15:16:22 EST Versailles shuts out Fort Recovery http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153317009/Versailles-shuts-out-Fort-Recovery VERSAILLES – The Versailles softball team celebrated its senior night with a 14-0 run rule victory against Midwest Athletic Conference foe Fort Recovery on Monday. Tue, 5 May 2015 15:06:23 EST Tri-Village baseball improves to .500 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153316740/Tri-Village-baseball-improves-to-.500 NEW MADISON – The Tri-Village baseball team improved to .500 on the season with a 6-3 win against Preble Shawnee on Monday. Tue, 5 May 2015 14:56:22 EST Patriots honored for state championship http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153294370/Patriots-honored-for-state-championship COLUMBUS – The Tri-Village boys basketball team was honored at the Statehouse on April 29 for winning the 2015 Ohio High School Athletic Association Division IV state championship. Mon, 4 May 2015 16:11:28 EST Wave earn top seed in sectional http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/153291925/Wave-earn-top-seed-in-sectional DARKE COUNTY – The Greenville softball team earned the top seed in the Ohio High School Athletic Association sectional tournament. Mon, 4 May 2015 15:16:21 EST Versailles earns No. 1 seed http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/153290571/Versailles-earns-No.-1-seed DARKE COUNTY – The Versailles baseball team earned a No. 1 seed in the 2015 Ohio High School Athletic Association sectional tournament. Mon, 4 May 2015 14:46:21 EST Greenville’s Bixler signs with IU East for tennis http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153289113/Greenvilles-Bixler-signs-with-IU-East-for-tennis RICHMOND, Ind. – Madison Bixler, a senior at Greenville High School, has signed a letter of intent to play tennis for Indiana University East starting with the 2015-16 school year. Mon, 4 May 2015 14:21:21 EST Arcanum splits doubleheader http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153289824/Arcanum-splits-doubleheader XENIA – The Arcanum baseball team split a doubleheader on Saturday, defeating Dayton Christian 4-2 and losing 7-0 to Monroe. Mon, 4 May 2015 14:16:23 EST Tri-Village sweeps Middletown Madison http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153289606/Tri-Village-sweeps-Middletown-Madison NEW MADISON – The Tri-Village baseball team swept Middletown Madison in a doubleheader on Saturday, winning the first game 3-2 and the second game 10-5. Mon, 4 May 2015 14:11:21 EST Fundraiser scheduled for Versailles athlete http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153284602/Fundraiser-scheduled-for-Versailles-athlete VERSAILLES – There will be a fundraiser on Friday for Versailles High School baseball player Kyle “Rutty” Rutschilling, who has been hospitalized with a medical condition. Mon, 4 May 2015 11:06:21 EST