Daily Advocate- RSS SPORTS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS Mon, 29 Dec 2014 07:24:41 EST 1800 Greenville wrestlers compete in holiday tournament http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151028456/Greenville-wrestlers-compete-in-holiday-tournament LIMA — The Greenville varsity wrestling finished 10th with 114 points in the Lima Central Catholic Holiday Tournament on Saturday. Sun, 28 Dec 2014 21:43:07 EST Tri-Village bounces back with win vs. Bethel http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/151028431/Tri-Village-bounces-back-with-win-vs.-Bethel NEW MADISON – Tri-Village rebounded from its first loss of the season to Fort Loramie with a 59-33 win against Bethel on Saturday. Sun, 28 Dec 2014 16:48:07 EST MV, Versailles boys win bowling matches http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151028171/MV-Versailles-boys-win-bowling-matches NEW BREMEN — The Mississinawa Valley and Versailles boys bowling teams won their West Ohio High School Bowling Conference matches on Saturday at Speedway Lanes in New Bremen. Sun, 28 Dec 2014 14:54:07 EST Versailles girls swim team wins Lima Holiday Invitational http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151028039/Versailles-girls-swim-team-wins-Lima-Holiday-Invitational LIMA — The Versailles High School girls swim team won the Lima Holiday Invitational swim meet on Saturday at the Lima YMCA. Sun, 28 Dec 2014 14:37:07 EST Versailles boys swim team places 8th at Lima Holiday Invitational http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151028010/Versailles-boys-swim-team-places-8th-at-Lima-Holiday-Invitational LIMA — The Versailles High School boys swim team placed eighth at the Lima Holiday Invitational swim meet on Saturday at the Lima YMCA. Sun, 28 Dec 2014 14:33:07 EST Milton-Union fails to stop Wave http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/151027922/Milton-Union-fails-to-stop-Wave WEST MILTON — The Milton-Union Bulldogs brought an extreme wire-to-wire slow-down game plan to the court against the visiting Green Wave varsity boys basketball team Saturday in front of large Greenville crowd. Sun, 28 Dec 2014 14:19:03 EST Excellence the norm for Meyer, Saban http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151027809/Excellence-the-norm-for-Meyer-Saban COLUMBUS — Driven perfectionist is a description that fits most college football coaches.But the way Ohio State's Urban Meyer and Alabama's Nick Saban do it goes beyond ordinary, everyday driven perfectionism. Sun, 28 Dec 2014 13:45:06 EST Greenville girls lose at Fort Recovery http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151027769/Greenville-girls-lose-at-Fort-Recovery FORT RECOVERY — The Greenville girls basketball team lost 73-14 to Fort Recovery on Saturday. Sun, 28 Dec 2014 13:35:08 EST Ansonia girls win close game http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/151027677/Ansonia-girls-win-close-game ANSONIA — The 3-3 Ansonia Lady Tigers used a 9-0 late fourth quarter run to defeat the 6-3 visiting Union City (Indiana) Lady Indians 43-40 in a Saturday afternoon matchup. Sun, 28 Dec 2014 13:25:09 EST Bradford loses by 1 at Tri-County North http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151027612/Bradford-loses-by-1-at-Tri-County-North LEWISBURG — Bradford lost by a single point, 30-29, to Tri-County North in a Cross County Conference girls basketball game on Saturday.Mandi Bates and Brooke Brower led Bradford with eight points each in the game. Sun, 28 Dec 2014 13:07:08 EST Fliehman, Tabler named athletes of the week http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151006330/Fliehman-Tabler-named-athletes-of-the-week DARKE COUNTY — A pair of athletes who have continued excelling just as they have the past few years are this week's Daily Advocate athletes of the week. Sat, 27 Dec 2014 08:01:05 EST Winner to play for UNOH http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/151018153/Winner-to-play-for-UNOH VERSAILLES — Taylor Winner dreamed about playing college volleyball, and she'll get the chance next year at the University of Northwestern Ohio. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 14:18:09 EST Bruns joins UD volleyball team http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/151017789/Bruns-joins-UD-volleyball-team VERSAILLES — The University of Dayton volleyball program proved to be the right fit for Versailles' Lauren Bruns by being both intense and supportive. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 14:18:06 EST OSU’s Smith a playmaker on the fast track http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151018187/OSUs-Smith-a-playmaker-on-the-fast-track COLUMBUS — All Cris Carter did was catch touchdowns. All Devin Smith does is make a greater percentage of his catches go for touchdowns than anyone on the list of great receivers at Ohio State in the last 30 years. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 13:46:06 EST Darke County’s winter sports statistical leaders http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151005866/Darke-Countys-winter-sports-statistical-leaders Boys basketballPoints per gameKyle Ahrens, Versailles: 28.3Clay Guillozet, Greenville: 20.3Cayden Cox, MV: 15.2Dalton Rinderle, MV: 14.2 Fri, 26 Dec 2014 08:01:06 EST Tri-Village wins big against Franklin Monroe http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/151007167/Tri-Village-wins-big-against-Franklin-Monroe NEW MADISON — In what was billed as key game in the Cross County Conference Tuesday night between Tri-Village and Franklin Monroe, it would be the junior varsity game that would be the most competitive going into overtime with the Tri-Village... Wed, 24 Dec 2014 13:22:08 EST Wave break 24-year streak http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/151006883/Wave-break-24-year-streak GREENVILLE — The Greenville varsity boys basketball team used an overtime period to get its first win in nearly a quarter of a century over the perennial powerhouse Trotwood-Madison Rams. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 13:07:03 EST Bethel beats Arcanum in conference game http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151005167/Bethel-beats-Arcanum-in-conference-game TIPP CITY — The Arcanum boys basketball team lost 42-31 in a Cross County Conference game against Bethel on Tuesday night. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 11:38:04 EST Versailles overcomes deficit, defeats Bath in overtime http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/151005401/Versailles-overcomes-deficit-defeats-Bath-in-overtime VERSAILLES — The Versailles girls basketball team beat previously undefeated Lima Bath 50-48 in overtime on Tuesday. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 11:26:07 EST Ansonia beats Bradford http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/151004316/Ansonia-beats-Bradford BRADFORD — Even though both teams had some problems, Ansonia coach Darrick Barga and Bradford coach Steven Pickel both left Tuesday's game feeling good about their team's performances. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 11:02:06 EST