Daily Advocate- RSS SPORTS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 22 Oct 2014 03:57:07 EST 1800 Shelby discovers 82 points just aren’t enough http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150253407/Shelby-discovers-82-points-just-arent-enough Tiffin Columbian's Cliff Miller ran for 516 yards on just 25 carries in Friday's game with Shelby. Yet it was a short gain that didn't even count in the stats that was his biggest carry of the night. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:32:14 EST Frens, Kester named 1st team all-GWOC North http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150252822/Frens-Kester-named-1st-team-all-GWOC-North GREENVILLE — Greenville goalkeepers AJ Frens and Ashton Kester both were named to the Greater Western Ohio Conference North Division's first teams for boys and girls soccer. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:25:06 EST 3 Lady Wave volleyball players named all-GWOC North http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150252354/3-Lady-Wave-volleyball-players-named-all-GWOC-North GREENVILLE — A trio of Greenville volleyball players earned all-division honors from the Greater Western Ohio Conference.Greenville senior Lindy Cummings was named second team all-GWOC North by the conference. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:13:04 EST Versailles slips in playoff ratings http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150251207/Versailles-slips-in-playoff-ratings COLUMBUS — With two weeks left in the regular season the Versailles football team remains in playoff position, but the Tigers slipped in the standings for the third consecutive week. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:21:07 EST No Darke County teams included in state rankings http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150249305/No-Darke-County-teams-included-in-state-rankings COLUMBUS — For the second week in a row no Darke County football teams are included in the latest Associated Press state rankings. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:30:15 EST FM wins 4th consecutive sectional http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150248648/FM-wins-4th-consecutive-sectional FRANKLIN — The Franklin Monroe boys soccer team won its fourth consecutive sectional championship on Monday to advance to the district finals of the Ohio High School Athletic Association tournament. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:01:15 EST Meyer doesn’t want OSU to be satisfied http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150232735/Meyer-doesnt-want-OSU-to-be-satisfied COLUMBUS — The J.T. Barrett bandwagon is rolling along, but there is one important person who hasn't purchased his ticket yet. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:45:08 EST Versailles ranked 13th in state http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150226242/Versailles-ranked-13th-in-state COLUMBUS — The Versailles girls cross country team finished the regular season as the state's 13th ranked team in the Ohio Association of Track and Cross Country Coaches' poll. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:10:16 EST Versailles girls win district championship http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150221758/Versailles-girls-win-district-championship CLAYTON — The Versailles girls cross country team won a district championship to qualify for regionals along with Arcanum's Marcy Bradshaw and Bradford's Bailey Brewer. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:41:06 EST Darke County boys qualify for regional meet http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150221568/Darke-County-boys-qualify-for-regional-meet CLAYTON — The Versailles boys cross country team qualified for the regional meet along with Arcanum's Isaac Stephens and Tri-Village's Keenan Fraylick in the district meet on Saturday morning at Miami Valley Career Tech... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:09:07 EST 2 Greenville runners qualify for regionals http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150221129/2-Greenville-runners-qualify-for-regionals CLAYTON — Greenville's Jacob Butsch and Bailey Hartle qualified for the regional cross country meet by finishing in the top 16 of their district meet on Saturday morning at Miami Valley Career Tech Center. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 15:21:05 EST Bradford routs Arcanum in junior varsity football http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150221218/Bradford-routs-Arcanum-in-junior-varsity-football BRADFORD – The Bradford Railroaders used solid defense and a strong ground game to defeat the Arcanum Trojans 55-6 in a Cross County Conference junior varsity football game Saturday morning. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 14:32:07 EST Top-seeded Tippecanoe knocks out Greenville http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150220858/Top-seeded-Tippecanoe-knocks-out-Greenville TIPP CITY — The Greenville girls soccer team lost 8-0 to top-seeded Tippecanoe on Saturday in the Ohio High School Athletic Association sectional tournament. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 12:58:08 EST West Liberty-Salem eliminates Franklin Monroe from tourney http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150220833/West-Liberty-Salem-eliminates-Franklin-Monroe-from-tourney WEST LIBERTY — The Franklin Monroe girls soccer team ended its season on Saturday with a 3-0 loss to West Liberty-Salem in the Ohio High School Athletic Association sectional tournament. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 12:53:13 EST Versailles volleyball wins sectional championship http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150220808/Versailles-volleyball-wins-sectional-championship BROOKVILLE — The Versailles volleyball team swept Anna 25-20, 25-21, 25-17 on Saturday win win an Ohio High School Athletic Association sectional tournament championship. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 12:48:08 EST OSU keeps on rolling http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150220705/OSU-keeps-on-rolling COLUMBUS — From top to bottom at Rutgers in the days leading up to its first trip to Ohio State on Saturday there seemed to be an undercurrent of irritation that OSU and its fans didn't know more about Rutgers. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 12:34:09 EST Wave remain perfect in GWOC North http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150220438/Wave-remain-perfect-in-GWOC-North GREENVILLE – The Greenville varsity football team moved to 3-0 in the Greater Western Ohio Conference North with a striking 30-13 defeat of the Vandalia-Butler Aviators on senior night on the Wave's home field. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 12:19:09 EST Arcanum wins non-conference game vs. Middletown Christian http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150220363/Arcanum-wins-non-conference-game-vs.-Middletown-Christian ARCANUM — Arcanum beat Middletown Christian 46-12 in a non-conference football game on Friday night in Arcanum. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 11:17:09 EST 18-year-old woman earning respect in racing http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150197075/18-year-old-woman-earning-respect-in-racing ROSSBURG — Taylor Ferns, an 18-year old woman race car driver from Shelby Township, Michigan, was recently in Darke County racing the red 55F in the All Star Sprints at the Eldora Speedway season finale UNOH Sprintaculr. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 08:00:12 EST Coldwater smothers Versailles in 35-0 game http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150218020/Coldwater-smothers-Versailles-in-35-0-game COLDWATER – The Versailles Tigers ran into an angry Coldwater football team Friday night. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 13:15:07 EST