Daily Advocate- RSS SPORTS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS Sat, 25 Oct 2014 15:05:02 EST 1800 Brewer, Horner named athletes of the week http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150281795/Brewer-Horner-named-athletes-of-the-week DARKE COUNTY — Both of this week's Daily Advocate athletes of the week are setting new standards for their teams whether it be team or personal achievements. Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:00:06 EST Ansonia exterminates Bethel http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150300725/Ansonia-exterminates-Bethel TIPP CITY — Eugene Hoening earned his 200th career victory as Ansonia's head football coach on Friday as his Tigers beat Bethel 27-25 in a Cross County Conference football game. Sat, 25 Oct 2014 01:25:07 EST Darke County’s fall sports statistical leaders http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150281011/Darke-Countys-fall-sports-statistical-leaders FootballPassing yardsJared Niekamp, Versailles: 664Nick Peters, Ansonia: 567Daniel O'Donnell, Arcanum: 550Clay Guillozet, Greenville: 463 Fri, 24 Oct 2014 08:01:08 EST FM loses 3-2 to state’s 3rd ranked team http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150288781/FM-loses-3-2-to-states-3rd-ranked-team MONROE — Franklin Monroe gave Seven Hills all it could handle in Thursday's district championship boys soccer game, but in the end the Jets came up just short, losing 3-2 to the Stingers. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:57:09 EST Bowling and silent auction night scheduled http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150278901/Bowling-and-silent-auction-night-scheduled GREENVILLE — The Greenville Athletic Boosters will hold a bowling and silent auction fundraiser night from 6 to 9:30 p.m. Nov. 8 at Treaty Lanes in Greenville. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:32:04 EST Sidney shuts out Wave 8th graders in season finale http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150278631/Sidney-shuts-out-Wave-8th-graders-in-season-finale GREENVILLE – The Greenville eighth grade football team fell to a twice-beaten Sidney Yellow Jackets team 34-0 on Wednesday, bringing the 2014 junior high football season to a close. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:25:13 EST Adding Marshall multiplies OSU’s options http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150269669/Adding-Marshall-multiplies-OSUs-options COLUMBUS – Jalin Marshall was a quarterback at Middletown High School, but he did the math and decided his future in college football was as a receiver. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:27:09 EST County volleyball players earn all-conference honors http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150269169/County-volleyball-players-earn-all-conference-honors DARKE COUNTY — Four Darke County volleyball players were named first team all-Cross County Conference by the league. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:17:07 EST FM collects top CCC honors http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150268160/FM-collects-top-CCC-honors DARKE COUNTY — Franklin Monroe senior Brian Robison and coach Danny Diceanu were named the Cross County Conference boys soccer player and coach of the year by the league. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:55:56 EST GHS grad excited to be part of Royals’ success http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150267540/GHS-grad-excited-to-be-part-of-Royals-success SURPRISE, Ariz. — Tripp Davis hasn't been part of the Kansas City Royals organization for long, but it's exciting for him to see the Royals advance to the World Series for the first time in 29 years. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:54:09 EST Bruns named MAC’s top player http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150266003/Bruns-named-MACs-top-player VERSAILLES — Versailles senior Lauren Bruns was named the Midwest Athletic Conference volleyball player of the year by the conference. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:09:08 EST Wave junior earns top honors http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/150265416/Wave-junior-earns-top-honors GREENVILLE — Greenville's Raquel Navas-Davis was named the Greater Western Ohio Conference North Division girls tennis player of the year by the conference. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:31:12 EST OSU assistant at peace with return Penn State http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/150265035/OSU-assistant-at-peace-with-return-Penn-State COLUMBUS – At its best, Penn State's Beaver Stadium is one of the loudest, one of the most intimidating football venues in the Big Ten. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:57:10 EST 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