Daily Advocate- RSS SPORTS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:29:02 EST 1800 FM releases information for tickets, season passes http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50092111/-FM-releases-information-for-tickets-season-passes PITSBURG — Franklin Monroe has released information for athletics passes for the 2014-15 school year. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Stammen skipped over in Cincinnati http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50090937/Stammen-skipped-over-in-Cincinnati CINCINNATI — Craig Stammen got a taste of home this past weekend with numerous friends and family visiting, but they didn't get to see him pitch. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Woman diagnosed with cancer joins hunderds in 5K http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50081705/Woman-diagnosed-with-cancer-joins-hunderds-in-5K GREENVILLE — A Greenville woman diagnosed with stage two breast cancer in April and more than 300 other runners and walkers participated in The Breast Cancer Awareness 5K on Saturday morning in downtown Greenville. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST More leaders graduate from Light’s camp http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50065134/More-leaders-graduate-from-Lights-camp GREENVILLE — Three young men from Nashville, Tennessee, graduated from The Light Foundation's Outdoor Leadership Camp Wednesday, leaving Darke County better prepared to be leaders back home. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Greenville goes 4-0 in scrimmages at Celina http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50073798/Greenville-goes-4-0-in-scrimmages-at-Celina CELINA — Aaron Shaffer saw the Greenville football team as having a run-oriented offense, but after Friday's seven-on-seven passing scrimmage at Celina the Green Wave coach left feeling more confident in his team's... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Wallace wins 2nd annual Mudsummer Classic at Eldora http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50062015/Wallace-wins-2nd-annual-Mudsummer-Classic-at-Eldora ROSSBURG — Darrell Wallace Jr.'s inexperience racing on dirt didn't hinder him Wednesday night as he won the second annual Mudsummer Classic NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Eldora Speedway. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Stewart makes pitch to bring Sprint Cup to Eldora http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50060145/Stewart-makes-pitch-to-bring-Sprint-Cup-to-Eldora ROSSBURG — Tony Stewart made a pitch for NASCAR to bring its Sprint Cup and Nationwide series to Eldora Speedway prior to Wednesday's Mudsummer Classic NASCAR truck race at the half-mile dirt track. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Ansonia, Arcanum get final 7-on-7 reps http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50058090/Ansonia-Arcanum-get-final-7-on-7-reps ARCANUM — Ansonia and Arcanum completed their seven-on-seven passing scrimmages Thursday as the Trojans hosted a six-team event with the two Darke County schools plus Brookville, Lehman Catholic, New Bremen and Union City, Indiana. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Dozens attend Versailles’ youth football camp http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50045721/Dozens-attend-Versailles-youth-football-camp VERSAILLES – The Versailles High School football team hosted about 60 boys in its youth football camp this week as the Tigers introduced the kids to football and let them have some fun. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Excitement remains high for NASCAR trucks at Eldora http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50046417/Excitement-remains-high-for-NASCAR-trucks-at-Eldora ROSSBURG – Fans from 45 states including Alaska and Hawaii, the United States Virgin Islands, Canada, Great Britain, Sweden and Australia purchased tickets for Wednesday's MudSummer Classic at Eldora Speedway, showing excitement for the... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Stewart announces new construction project at Eldora http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50048846/Stewart-announces-new-construction-project-at-Eldora ROSSBURG – Tony Stewart continues to invest in Eldora Speedway as he announced prior to Wednesday's MudSummer Classic that a multipurpose building will be constructed in the track's infield. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST LaRoche’s HR rallies Nationals past Rockies, 7-4 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/344530/LaRoches-HR-rallies-Nationals-past-Rockies-7-4 DENVER (AP) — Adam LaRoche has been scuffling this month. He hopes one swing will turn things around. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Bradford hosts junior high girls basketball shootout http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/332771/Bradford-hosts-junior-high-girls-basketball-shootout BRADFORD — Bradford hosted a junior high girls basketball shootout on Saturday with several local teams as the Lady Railroaders attempt to build up their junior high program. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Tony Stewart riding high from sprint car victory http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/332401/Tony-Stewart-riding-high-from-sprint-car-victory CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tony Stewart heads into the busiest week of his year riding high from a win in his return to sprint car racing. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Light Foundation does service at Brethren Retirement Community http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/331913/Light-Foundation-does-service-at-Brethren-Retirement-Community GREENVILLE – The Light Foundation provided the manpower to construct a new pergola and do some ground maintenance on Monday at the Brethren Retirement Community in Greenville. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Young Lady Wave soccer team gets baptism by fire http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/316277/Young-Lady-Wave-soccer-team-gets-baptism-by-fire CLAYTON — A young Greenville girls soccer team got a taste of high school soccer this past weekend as the Lady Wave competed in a preseason tournament hosted by Northmont. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Tryouts scheduled for fastpitch softball teams http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/315601/Tryouts-scheduled-for-fastpitch-softball-teams COVINGTON — Tryouts for 2015 fastpitch softball 10U through 18U teams have been scheduled for July and August in Covington. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Registration open for fall baseball http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/315369/Registration-open-for-fall-baseball DARKE COUNTY — The sixth season of Darke County fall baseball is getting ready to start down at Greenville's Sater Ballpark. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Greenville hosts Treaty City Shootout youth softball tournament http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/314846/Greenville-hosts-Treaty-City-Shootout-youth-softball-tournament GREENVILLE — Greenville was host to the 8U and 10U All Star Girls softball tournament under the direction of Greenville Girls Softball Association president Eric Fellers this past weekend. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Annie Oakley Tournament largest ever with 65 teams http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/314353/Annie-Oakley-Tournament-largest-ever-with-65-teams GREENVILLE — This year's Annie Oakley Tournament was the largest in event history with 65 youth baseball teams from Ohio and Indiana playing Thursday through Sunday in Greenville. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST