Daily Advocate- RSS SPORTS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS Mon, 2 Mar 2015 23:26:58 EST 1800 Arcanum, Versailles wrestlers advance to district tournament http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152125327/Arcanum-Versailles-wrestlers-advance-to-district-tournament SIDNEY — Eight Versailles wrestlers and one Arcanum wrestler qualified for the district competition by finishing in the top four at this past weekend's sectional tournament. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 12:01:21 EST Versailles girls place 15th at state swim meet http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152122710/Versailles-girls-place-15th-at-state-swim-meet CANTON — The Versailles High School girls swim team placed 15th at the Ohio High School Athletic Association Division II state swim meet. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 10:31:21 EST Greenville defeats Springboro http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152115838/Greenville-defeats-Springboro TROTWOOD — The Greenville Green Wave varsity boys basketball team defeated the Springboro Panthers 83-60 Saturday by playing period No. 1 even while dominating periods two, three and four. Sun, 1 Mar 2015 16:41:21 EST Greenville’s Badell finishes 20th in state http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152116109/Greenvilles-Badell-finishes-20th-in-state CANTON — Greenville junior Jose Badell finished 20th with a time of 55.53 in the boys 100-yard backstroke at the Ohio High School Athletic Association Division II state swim meet Thursday at C.T. Branin Natatorium in Canton. Sun, 1 Mar 2015 15:41:24 EST After slow start, FM defeats Miami Valley http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152115561/After-slow-start-FM-defeats-Miami-Valley TROY — Franklin Monroe got underway in the Ohio High School Athletic Association Troy Division IV sectional tournament on Saturday, taking on Miami Valley. Sun, 1 Mar 2015 14:21:21 EST Triad eliminates MV from tournament http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152115264/Triad-eliminates-MV-from-tournament PIQUA — The Mississinawa Valley Blackhawks varsity boys basketball season came to a close Friday night with a 64-45 opening round loss to the Triad Cardinals in the Division IV boys basketball sectional tournament. Sun, 1 Mar 2015 13:51:23 EST Tri-Village tops Emmanuel Christian in tournament http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152114912/Tri-Village-tops-Emmanuel-Christian-in-tournament TROY — Tri-Village opened up tournament play with a 92-45 win over Emmanuel Christian on Saturday at Troy High School in the first round of the Ohio High School Athletic Association Division IV sectional. Sun, 1 Mar 2015 12:11:53 EST Lady Patriots upset in sectional final http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152113894/Lady-Patriots-upset-in-sectional-final BROOKVILLE — Tri-Village and Miami Valley are no strangers to one another when it comes to tournament basketball. The two teams have met twice before both times in the district title game with Tri-Village coming out the victor. Sun, 1 Mar 2015 01:11:21 EST Fort Loramie eliminates Ansonia from postseason http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152112887/Fort-Loramie-eliminates-Ansonia-from-postseason PIQUA — Ansonia's season came to an end on Saturday night as the Tigers lost their sectional tournament opener 87-36 to Fort Loramie. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 21:06:21 EST Greenville girls bowlers finish 17th at sectional http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152109888/Greenville-girls-bowlers-finish-17th-at-sectional KETTERING — The Greenville girls bowling team ended its season on Wednesday, finishing 17th out of 20 teams at its Division I sectional tournament at Poelking Woodman Lanes. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 15:51:24 EST 2 Greenville bowlers qualify for districts http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152109937/2-Greenville-bowlers-qualify-for-districts KETTERING — Greenville bowlers Korey Garland and Alex Hoffman qualified for the Ohio High School Athletic Association district tournament with their performances at the Southwest District tournament on Thursday at Poelking Woodman... Sat, 28 Feb 2015 15:51:22 EST Versailles senior qualifies for state in bowling http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152109689/Versailles-senior-qualifies-for-state-in-bowling BEAVERCREEK — Versailles senior Megan Ward qualified for the state bowling tournament, earning one of the Southwest District's four individual-qualifying spots at the district tournament on Thursday at Beaver-Vu Lanes. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 15:16:22 EST Versailles boys bowlers advance to state tourney http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152109486/Versailles-boys-bowlers-advance-to-state-tourney BEAVERCREEK — The Versailles boys bowling team qualified for state on Thursday, finishing third in their district tournament at Beaver-Vu Lanes. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 14:51:24 EST Hard work leads to success for Pipenger http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152077422/Hard-work-leads-to-success-for-Pipenger HUNTINGTON, Ind. — Basketball has always been important to the Tri-Village community, and over the years both the boys and girls programs have enjoyed tremendous success. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 14:31:24 EST Murphy surprises self with quick success in college http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152077172/Murphy-surprises-self-with-quick-success-in-college AKRON — Clayton Murphy, a 2013 graduate of Tri-Village High School, has quickly emerged as one of the premier runners in the nation as a member of the University of Akron track team. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 14:31:22 EST Balsbaugh, Brown named athletes of the week http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152055285/Balsbaugh-Brown-named-athletes-of-the-week DARKE COUNTY — A pair of senior basketball players who excel at scoring, rebounding and playing defense are this week's Daily Advocate athletes of the week. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 08:01:21 EST Schondelmyer takes the reins at Tri-Village http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152104745/Schondelmyer-takes-the-reins-at-Tri-Village NEW MADISON — In front of a crowd of about 100 people in the high school gymnasium, Tri-Village introduced to the community and the media for the first time new football coach Jason Schondelmyer. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 22:31:21 EST Bradford loses to Minster as Wildcat coach reaches milestone http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152104078/Bradford-loses-to-Minster-as-Wildcat-coach-reaches-milestone BRADFORD — Longtime Mister Wildcats varsity boys basketball coach Mike Lee reached a milestone in his coaching career Thursday, defeating the Bradford Railroaders 71-39 to notch his 300th career win. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 22:01:21 EST Darke County’s winter sports statistical leaders http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152055729/Darke-Countys-winter-sports-statistical-leaders Boys basketballPoints per gameKyle Ahrens, Versailles: 30.0Clay Guillozet, Greenville: 22.4Damion Cook, TV: 20.9Colton Linkous, TV: 20.8 Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:01:22 EST Versailles wins sectional title http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152078014/Versailles-wins-sectional-title TIPP CITY — Versailles led throughout Thursday's sectional championship game against Miami East, winning 65-31 to advance to the district finals. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 21:11:21 EST