Daily Advocate- RSS SPORTS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS Fri, 31 Oct 2014 06:45:13 EST 1800 Versailles dominates Miami East http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150372510/Versailles-dominates-Miami-East KETTERING — It was domination from the beginning of the match until the end as the Versailles volleyball team swept Miami East 25-13, 25-9, 25-12 in a regional semifinal tournament match on Thursday at Fairmont's Trent Arena in... Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:56:04 EST 8 Tigers to run at state http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150350554/8-Tigers-to-run-at-state VERSAILLES — A mix of state meet veterans and rookies will run for Versailles on Saturday as the Tigers have eight runners set to compete in the Ohio High School Athletic Association cross country championships. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:51:12 EST Meyer, Barrett say OSU QB will play Saturday http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150363858/Meyer-Barrett-say-OSU-QB-will-play-Saturday COLUMBUS — Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett isn't scheduled to go all out in practice until today but he and coach Urban Meyer both say he will be ready to play on Saturday against Illinois. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:28:04 EST Wave, Jackets to play for Jug http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150350148/Wave-Jackets-to-play-for-Jug GREENVILLE — The Greenville football team will try to retain possession of the Little Brown Jug on Friday night as the Green Wave travel to Sidney to take on the Yellow Jackets. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:39:08 EST Recent state champs to square off http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150351717/Recent-state-champs-to-square-off VERSAILLES — The winners of the last three Division III volleyball state championships will match up Thursday as Versailles takes on Miami East in the Ohio High School Athletic Association regional tournament. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 19:09:09 EST Meyer: College playoff not so different from BCS http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150348892/Meyer:-College-playoff-not-so-different-from-BCS COLUMBUS — There has probably been no greater topic of conversation in college football this year than the College Football Playoff, the new method of determining a national champion. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:09:15 EST Talk-show host Montel Williams backs Chardon team http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150348740/Talk-show-host-Montel-Williams-backs-Chardon-team Montel Williams, of all people, is now an honorary member of the Chardon cheering section. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:55:06 EST IU EAST 38th in NAIA preseason poll http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150336159/IU-EAST-38th-in-NAIA-preseason-poll RICHMOND, Ind. — The Indiana University East men's basketball team is 38th in the NAIA Division II men's basketball coaches' preseason top 25 poll, the NAIA announced Tuesday. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 16:49:08 EST Versailles falls from playoff position http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150332831/Versailles-falls-from-playoff-position COLUMBUS — The Versailles football team fell out of playoff position in the latest Ohio High School Athletic Association weekly computer rating release. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 14:59:06 EST Teams with local ties ranked http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150331892/Teams-with-local-ties-ranked COLUMBUS — Squads from the Cross County Conference, Greater Western Ohio Conference and Midwest Athletic Conference continue to be ranked among the best football teams in Ohio. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 14:37:08 EST Meyer likes how OSU reacted to pressure http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150331572/Meyer-likes-how-OSU-reacted-to-pressure COLUMBUS — Letting a 17-point lead slip away was a lot easier to talk about for Urban Meyer at his weekly press conference on Monday than it would have been if Ohio State hadn't recovered to beat Penn State 31-24 in double overtime on... Tue, 28 Oct 2014 14:09:12 EST MV grad Livingston named KIAC player of the week http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150331411/MV-grad-Livingston-named-KIAC-player-of-the-week RICHMOND, Ind. — Indiana University East junior Mallory Livingston (Union City, Ohio/Mississinawa Valley High School) is the Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference volleyball player of the week, the league announced... Tue, 28 Oct 2014 14:02:09 EST Ansonia grad sinks ace for Indiana Wesleyan http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150316116/Ansonia-grad-sinks-ace-for-Indiana-Wesleyan MARION, Ind. — Ansonia High School graduate Kelli Sewell was shocked when she saw the ball roll in for the first hole-in-one of her life earlier this month as a member of the Indiana Wesleyan University women's golf team. Mon, 27 Oct 2014 15:31:03 EST Green Wave JV loses in season finale to Trotwood-Madison http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150304623/Green-Wave-JV-loses-in-season-finale-to-Trotwood-Madison GREENVILLE – The Greenville junior varsity football team lost to the Trotwood-Madison Rams 18-6 in a Saturday morning game at Good Samaritan Stadium at Harmon Field in the final JV game of the season. Sun, 26 Oct 2014 10:24:09 EST Barrett shakes off sprained knee, leads OSU in OT http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150304587/Barrett-shakes-off-sprained-knee-leads-OSU-in-OT STATE COLLEGE, Pa. – Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett played the second half of Ohio State's 31-24 double-overtime win over Penn State on Saturday night with a sprained knee. Sun, 26 Oct 2014 09:59:03 EST Arcanum defeats MV 21-6 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150304260/Arcanum-defeats-MV-21-6 UNION CITY — Mississinawa Valley seniors Hunter Coning, Cayden Cox, Dalton Jenkinson, Lane Livingston, Lane Manning, Dustin Rust and Daniel Wilson were looking to do something they had been unable to do all year long Friday, and that is get a... Sun, 26 Oct 2014 00:53:04 EST Versailles sweeps Madeira in district championship http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150304109/Versailles-sweeps-Madeira-in-district-championship TIPP CITY — Even without the Midwest Athletic Conference volleyball player of the year, Versailles swept Madeira 25-14, 25-18, 25-10 in an Ohio High School Athletic Association district championship match on Saturday. Sat, 25 Oct 2014 23:56:06 EST Trotwood-Madison beats Greenville 55-20 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150304071/Trotwood-Madison-beats-Greenville-55-20 TROTWOOD – The Greenville football program continues to make positive strides, taking an identical 3-0 Greater Western Ohio Conference North Division record into the Friday night's match up on the road with the defending 2013 state runner... Sat, 25 Oct 2014 23:11:05 EST No. 1 ranked Marion Local shuts out Versailles http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150304024/No.-1-ranked-Marion-Local-shuts-out-Versailles VERSAILLES – The Marion Local Flyers showed why they are the No. 1 ranked team in Division VII Friday night, shutting out Versailles 48-0. Sat, 25 Oct 2014 21:30:08 EST Versailles runners qualify for state http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150303867/Versailles-runners-qualify-for-state TROY – Versailles' Richie Ware and the Versailles girls qualified for the Ohio High School Athletic Association state cross country meet with their performances in the regional meet on Saturday in Troy. Sat, 25 Oct 2014 21:00:09 EST