Daily Advocate- RSS SPORTS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS Sat, 30 May 2015 14:28:50 EST 1800 Berry, Butsch named athletes of the week http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153772635/Berry-Butsch-named-athletes-of-the-week DARKE COUNTY – Two track and field athletes who have excelled in multiple events and have qualified for state are this week's Daily Advocate athletes of the week. Sat, 30 May 2015 08:01:22 EST Darke County athletes earn spots at state http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/153805155/Darke-County-athletes-earn-spots-at-state TROY – Athletes from Ansonia, Arcanum, Franklin Monroe and Versailles qualified for state with their performances at the Division III regional track and field meet at Troy High School. Sat, 30 May 2015 02:21:21 EST 5 Wave athletes qualify for state http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/153805056/5-Wave-athletes-qualify-for-state DAYTON – Five Greenville track and field athletes qualified for state as the boys 4x800 meter relay team won the regional championship and sophomore A.J. Frens finished as the regional runner up in the boys pole vault at Dayton's Welcome... Sat, 30 May 2015 00:51:23 EST Sports enthusiast McDermott is gone http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153740584/Sports-enthusiast-McDermott-is-gone GREENVILLE — Don McDermott, former sports editor and managing editor at The Daily Advocate, died May 9, 2015, in Nevada. Fri, 29 May 2015 12:01:22 EST Darke County’s spring sports statistical leaders http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153775781/Darke-Countys-spring-sports-statistical-leaders BaseballBatting averageTanner Maples, Tri-Village: .415Max Muir, Ansonia: .400Nick Peters, Ansonia: .397Tyler Jenkinson, MV: .393 Fri, 29 May 2015 08:01:22 EST Wave ride early lead for big win http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/153782620/Wave-ride-early-lead-for-big-win MASON – The Greenville softball team kept the drumbeat going as the Lady Wave defeated Hamilton Ross 7-2 Thursday in tournament play – qualifying for the regional finals that will be held on Saturday in Mason. Thu, 28 May 2015 22:06:21 EST Greenville’s Wood earns 1st team GWOC North honors http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153773394/Greenvilles-Wood-earns-1st-team-GWOC-North-honors GREENVILLE – Greenville senior outfielder Quinton Wood was named first team all-Greater Western Ohio Conference North Division by the league for the 2015 baseball season. Thu, 28 May 2015 15:36:23 EST 5K registration underway http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153632628/5K-registration-underway VERSAILLES — Registration is open for the June 13 Versailles Poultry Days 5K Run/Walk and Fun Run at www.versaillespoultrydays.com or www.YOLOorg.com. Thu, 28 May 2015 15:16:22 EST 6 county softball players named 1st team all-CCC http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153617633/6-county-softball-players-named-1st-team-all-CCC DARKE COUNTY – Six Darke County softball players earned first team all-Cross County Conference honors from the league for the 2015 softball season. Thu, 28 May 2015 13:46:23 EST Ex-coal chief wants judge’s OK to attend son’s race in Ohio http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153752945/Ex-coal-chief-wants-judges-OK-to-attend-sons-race-in-Ohio BECKLEY, W.Va. (AP) – Ex-Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship wants permission to see his son compete in an Ohio dirt track race. Wed, 27 May 2015 16:11:22 EST Greenville ranked No. 1 in state http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/153752541/Greenville-ranked-No.-1-in-state COLUMBUS – In the final Ohio High School Fastpitch Softball Coaches Association state poll of the 2015 season, the Greenville softball team is ranked No. 1 in Division II. Wed, 27 May 2015 16:06:23 EST Lady Wave eye a trip to Akron http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/153751982/Lady-Wave-eye-a-trip-to-Akron GREENVILLE – After a humbling end to the 2014 season, the Greenville softball team has made it back to the regional tournament for the eighth time in the past 10 seasons. Wed, 27 May 2015 15:46:24 EST Arcanum, FM and Tri-Village athletes advance to regional meet http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153730350/Arcanum-FM-and-Tri-Village-athletes-advance-to-regional-meet DAYTON – Athletes from Arcanum, Franklin Monroe and Tri-Village qualified for regionals with their performances at the Division III district meet at Welcome Stadium in Dayton. Tue, 26 May 2015 17:16:21 EST Ansonia, Bradford and Versailles athletes qualify for regionals http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153726582/Ansonia-Bradford-and-Versailles-athletes-qualify-for-regionals WEST MILTON – Athletes from Ansonia, Bradford and Versailles quailed for regionals with their performances at the Division III district track and field meet at Milton-Union. Tue, 26 May 2015 15:36:23 EST Versailles wins district meet http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/153722772/Versailles-wins-district-meet ST. PARIS – The Versailles girls track and field team won the team championship at the Division II district meet at Graham High School. Tue, 26 May 2015 14:06:23 EST Green Wave athletes advance to regionals http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/153718587/Green-Wave-athletes-advance-to-regionals HUBER HEIGHTS – Eight Greenville track and field athletes qualified for the Ohio High School Athletic Association regional meet with their performances at the districts at Wayne High School. Tue, 26 May 2015 11:51:34 EST Miller scores big Late Model win in Johnny Appleseed Classic http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153716709/Miller-scores-big-Late-Model-win-in-Johnny-Appleseed-Classic ROSSBURG – Matt Miller raced both high and low to fight through traffic to best Matt Westfall and win the Sunoco American Late Model Series (ALMS) race Sunday at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg. Tue, 26 May 2015 10:56:22 EST FM softball loses in district final http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153686836/FM-softball-loses-in-district-final BROOKVILLE – The Franklin Monroe softball team ended its season as the district runner up as the Lady Jets lost 4-0 to Triad in the district finals. Sat, 23 May 2015 20:06:25 EST Wave earn a spot in the sweet 16 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/153686439/Wave-earn-a-spot-in-the-sweet-16 MASON – The Greenville softball team won its eighth district championship in the past 10 seasons on Saturday, throttling Goshen 13-1 to secure a spot in the regional tournament. Sat, 23 May 2015 19:56:22 EST Frens, Hollinger named athletes of the week http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/153650647/Frens-Hollinger-named-athletes-of-the-week DARKE COUNTY – Track and field athletes who continued their tremendous seasons with great performances at their conference meets are this week's Daily Advocate athletes of the week. 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