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...
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.
TIPP CITY — The Arcanum boys basketball team lost 42-31 in a Cross County Conference game against Bethel on Tuesday night.
VERSAILLES — The Versailles girls basketball team beat previously undefeated Lima Bath 50-48 in overtime on Tuesday.
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.
SPRINGFIELD — Multiple Tri-Village powerlifters placed when the Patriots competed at the Top Gun Invitational on Saturday at Springfield Northeastern.
VAN WERT — It was an eventual week in the West Ohio High School Bowling Conference as the Mississinawa Valley girls remained undefeated, the Ansonia girls and Mississinawa Valley boys got their first win, and the Versailles girls suffered their...
GREENVILLE — The Greenville Lady Wave are continually making progress under first-year head coach Rachel Kerns, but the first win is yet to come after losing 55-35 to the Milton-Union Lady Bulldogs on Monday.
CASSTOWN — The Tri-Village Lady Patriots advanced to the championship game in the second annual Barn Ball Holiday Classic with a win on Saturday against West Liberty-Salem.
UNION CITY — The Mississinawa Valley Blackhawks boys basketball team gave a good effort Saturday against the Troy Christian Eagles, one of the area's better teams.
GREENVILLE – The Greenville varsity boys basketball team used a 10-0 game-opening run to handily defeat the visiting Vandalia-Butler Aviators 64-41 in a GWOC (Greater Western Ohio Conference) matchup.
VERSAILLES — The Versailles wrestling team finished as the runner up in its own invitational on Saturday, finishing in second place behind Covington.
DAYTON — The Versailles High School boys swim team placed 10th at the Vandalia Butler Invitational on Saturday at Wright State University.
DAYTON — The Versailles High School girls swim team won the Vandalia Butler Invitational on Saturday at Wright State University.
WEST MILTON — The Arcanum boys basketball team beat Milton-Union 64-57 in overtime on Saturday.
ANSONIA — The Ansonia boys basketball team got its first win of the season on Saturday, defeating Houston 50-42 in a non-conference game.
BRADFORD — Having lost four starters from last year's squad to graduation, the Bradford girls basketball team knew this season would include some growing pains.
ARCANUM — Arcanum moved past some of its early-season struggles on Saturday as the Lady Trojans beat Tri-County North 62-29 to snap a three-game losing streak.
NEW MADISON — The Mississinawa Valley Blackhawks started the season with three straight wins and averaged more than 70 points a game on offense until they ran into St. Henry last week when they were held to just 35 points in their first loss of...
DARKE COUNTY — Both of this week's Daily Advocate athletes of the week are seniors who are excelling this season just as they have in the past.
ARCANUM — Marcus Bixler was thrilled to see his players step up in crucial times Friday as the Arcanum boys basketball team won its home opener, defeating Covington 52-44 in a Cross County Conference game.
UNION CITY — The Mississinawa Valley Lady Hawks got off to a slow start Thursday, taking the court without starting guard Kylie Willis, before scoring 25 second quarter points on the way to defeating the Bethel Lady Bees 57-33.
Boys basketballPoints per gameKyle Ahrens, Versailles: 29.0Clay Guillozet, Greenville: 18.5Cayden Cox, MV: 15.2Jace Barga, Versailles: 14.7
CASSTOWN — The Bradford girls basketball team suffered a 51-39 Cross County Conference loss to Miami East on Thursday.
VERSAILLES — The Versailles girls basketball team suffered its first Midwest Athletic Conference loss since the 2012-13 season on Thursday, falling 42-29 to New Knoxville.
COLUMBUS — Urban Meyer's smile said, “You don't know the half of it.”
SIDNEY — The Arcanum wrestling team went 1-1 at the Lehman Catholic Super Dual on Thursday night in Sidney, defeating Riverside and losing to Lehman Catholic.
NEW MADISON — Tickets for the Tri-Village boys basketball Flyin' to the Hoop game are on sale at the school.The game is at 10 a.m. on Jan. 17 at Trent Arena against Russia.
NEW MADISON — The inaugural Patriot Holiday Classic will be on Dec. 29 and 30.The junior varsity games will begin at noon and 1:30 p.m. both days, and the varsity games will begin at 6 and 7:30 p.m. both days.
BRADFORD — Bradford's high school girls basketball game at Southeastern on Dec. 29 now will be a varsity only contest starting at 7 p.m.
VAN WERT — The Versailles High School girls swim team defeated Van Wert and Coldwater in a double dual swim meet on Tuesday at the Van Wert YMCA.
VAN WERT — The Versailles High School boys swim team competed against Van Wert and Coldwater in a double dual swim meet on Tuesday at the Van Wert YMCA.
VERSAILLES — The Versailles wrestling team defeated Greenville 63-3 in a dual meet between the two Darke County teams on Tuesday in Versailles.
BRADFORD — Tri-Village beat the Bradford eighth grade girls basketball team 36-14 on Tuesday.
ANSONIA — The Ansonia girls basketball game against Newton scheduled for Thursday has been postponed until 5:30 p.m. Jan. 6.
TROTWOOD — The Versailles High School girls swim placed first out of 18 teams that scored points in the Trotwood Greenon Fall Invitational swim meet on Saturday at Trotwood-Madison High School.
TROTWOOD — The Versailles High School boys swim team placed second out of 18 teams that scored points in the Trotwood Greenon Fall Invitational swim meet on Saturday at Trotwood-Madison High School.
PITSBURG — A determined young Franklin Monroe Lady Jets team used all 32 minutes to pullout a late-game win over the visiting Stivers Lady Tigers Monday for their first win of the season.
NEW MADISON — After taking care of New Bremen from the Midwest Athletic Conference on Saturday, Tri-Village was looking to exact some revenge on Houston from the Shelby County League who dealt the Patriots a loss at Houston last...
GREENVILLE – Greenville was host to seven schools for the 2014 Wave Duals, making a field of eight competing wrestling teams.
ST. MARYS — The Greenville junior high wrestling team placed fifth in the St. Marys Invitational on Saturday.Joseph McCombs won the 92-pound division championship, and Dustin Cline won the 116-pound division championship.
HUBER HEIGHTS — The Greenville boys basketball team experienced one of the best 2014-15 Division I basketball teams in the state of Ohio as well as the nation.
HUBER HEIGHTS — The Greenville Lady Wave varsity basketball faced a tall and talented Wayne Lady Warriors team Saturday afternoon on the Warriors' home court.
NEW MADISON — Tri-Village girls basketball coach Brad Gray stressed the importance to his Lady Patriots squad on getting off to a good start against New Bremen Saturday.
ANSONIA — The Ansonia girls basketball team beat Riverside 45-24 in a non-conference game in Ansonia.
TROY – The Greenville boys varsity basketball team used a 53-26 win over the Troy Trojans moving to 3-0 on the season after going 4-0 in preseason scrimmages.
COLDWATER — The Mississinawa Valley and Versailles girls bowling teams remained undefeated with wins in West Ohio High School Bowling Conference action on Saturday at Pla-Mor Lanes in Coldwater.
VERSAILLES — Even though they're still working on getting to full strength, the Versailles Tigers easily handled Covington on Saturday night, winning 94-51 in a non-conference boys basketball game.
GREENVILLE — The Versailles girls swim team defeated New Bremen and Troy in a home swim meet on Friday at the Greenville YMCA.
GREENVILLE — The Versailles boys swim team defeated New Bremen but lost to Troy in a home swim meet on Friday at the Greenville YMCA.The team scores are: first, Troy, 120; second, Versailles, 114; third, New Bremen, 54.