Daily Advocate- RSS SPORTS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:15:10 EST 1800 FM boys defeat rival Arcanum http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/151540079/FM-boys-defeat-rival-Arcanum ARCANUM — In a rematch Tuesday night, Franklin Monroe avenged a loss to Arcanum in the consolation game of the Jet Holiday Tournament with a 58-44 Cross County Conference win. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:21:21 EST Versailles moves up in rankings http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/151529105/Versailles-moves-up-in-rankings COLUMBUS — The Versailles boys moved up one spot while the Tri-Village boys stayed at No. 1 in the latest Associated Press boys basketball poll. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 16:36:25 EST Greenville boys take 2nd at Pirate Challenge http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151529485/Greenville-boys-take-2nd-at-Pirate-Challenge MIAMISBURG — The Greenville bowling teams traveled to Poelking South Lanes in Miamisburg Saturday for the Pirate Challenge hosted by West Carrolton High School. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 16:16:21 EST Greenville Junior High finishes 8th in invitational http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151529290/Greenville-Junior-High-finishes-8th-in-invitational MIAMISBURG — The Greenville Junior High wrestling team competed in the Miamisburg Invitational Saturday. The team went 1-4 in duals, finishing eighth. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 16:11:22 EST Bradford boys place 3rd, girls 4th in powerlifting meet http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151528856/Bradford-boys-place-3rd-girls-4th-in-powerlifting-meet SPRINGFIELD — The Bradford boys placed third while the Bradford girls placed fourth in a powerlifting meet at Kenton Ridge on Saturday. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 16:01:21 EST Greenville schedules spring sports meeting http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151528284/Greenville-schedules-spring-sports-meeting GREENVILLE — Greenville High School and Junior High will host its spring sports preseason parent athlete meeting at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 9 at the Greenville High School gym. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 15:41:21 EST Light calls controversy ridiculous http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/151503515/Light-calls-controversy-ridiculous DARKE COUNTY — The ridiculous controversy surrounding the New England Patriots leading up to Super Bowl XLIX would make a victory even sweeter, former Patriot left tackle Matt Light said. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 22:36:22 EST Arcanum swimmers set personal bests http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151504838/Arcanum-swimmers-set-personal-bests ARCANUM — Arcanum High School swimmers set personal best in recent meets including the Southwest Ohio High School Swimming & Diving Classic and a meet at Bellbrook. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:01:21 EST Foundation raises funds with Super Bowl raffle http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/151503261/Foundation-raises-funds-with-Super-Bowl-raffle DARKE COUNTY — The Light Foundation is sending two fans to Super Bowl XLIX through a raffle that Matt Light hopes will raise more than $130,000 for his foundation. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:31:22 EST FM reschedules basketball games http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151503747/FM-reschedules-basketball-games PITSBURG — Franklin Monroe has rescheduled basketball games that were canceled Monday because of winter weather. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:26:24 EST Tri-Village powerlifters compete at Kenton Ridge http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151497733/Tri-Village-powerlifters-compete-at-Kenton-Ridge SPRINGFIELD — The Tri-Village boys placed fifth and the Tri-Village girls placed sixth at a powerlifting meet at Kenton Ridge on Saturday that included approximately 240 lifters. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:51:23 EST Bradford 8th graders lose to Miami East, St. Henry http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151496033/Bradford-8th-graders-lose-to-Miami-East-St.-Henry BRADFORD — The Bradford eighth grade girls basketball team lost a pair of games.Bradford lost 47-5 to Miami East. Bianca Keener and Mercedes Smith led Bradford with two points each while Karmen Knepp scored one. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 10:41:21 EST Free throws help Wave beat Cavs http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/151494831/Free-throws-help-Wave-beat-Cavs GREENVILLE — The Greenville varsity boys moved to 11-2 on the season, using a 23-of-28 shooting night at the charity stripe including 20-of-23 in the fourth quarter to win a hard fought 74-64 battle Saturday over the Coldwater Cavaliers out of... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 09:41:21 EST Darke County teams win WOHSBC matches http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151487540/Darke-County-teams-win-WOHSBC-matches DARKE COUNTY — The Ansonia boys, Mississinawa Valley girls, Versailles girls and Versailles boys all won West Ohio High School Bowling Conferences this past week. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 13:31:22 EST Versailles girls beat Mechanicsburg http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/151488442/Versailles-girls-beat-Mechanicsburg VERSAILLES — The Versailles girls basketball team beat Mechanicsburg 66-51 on Saturday afternoon in Versailles. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 13:11:21 EST Mississinawa Valley girls defeat Bradford http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/151488271/Mississinawa-Valley-girls-defeat-Bradford UNION CITY — The Mississinawa Valley Lady Blackhawks took advantage of a strong second quarter to out-score the visiting Bradford Lady Railroaders 17-6 and secure a 46-40 Cross County Conference win. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 12:41:21 EST Greenville stays atop GWOC North http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/151488133/Greenville-stays-atop-GWOC-North SIDNEY — The Greenville varsity boys basketball team wasted little time distinguishing the Green Wave as one of the premier Division I teams in the Miami Valley by defeating the Sidney Yellow Jackets 64-39 to sit alone atop the Greater Western... Sun, 25 Jan 2015 12:01:21 EST Versailles girls swim team defeats Celina http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151487512/Versailles-girls-swim-team-defeats-Celina CELINA — The Versailles High School girls swim team defeated Celina High School with a score of 88-82 on Saturday at the Auglaize-Mercer YMCA-Celina Branch.The results for Versailles High School were as follows: Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:56:21 EST Versailles boys swim team swims against Celina http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151487500/Versailles-boys-swim-team-swims-against-Celina CELINA — The Versailles High School boys swim team lost to Celina High School with a score of 96-69 on Saturday at the Auglaize-Mercer YMCA-Celina Branch.The results for Versailles High School were as follows: Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:51:21 EST Ohio State celebrates and looks ahead http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151487481/Ohio-State-celebrates-and-looks-ahead COLUMBUS — While Ohio State's football team was celebrating its national championship with an estimated 46,000 of its fans on Saturday at Ohio Stadium, next season wasn't far from the minds of many people. 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