UNION CITY – Johnny Graher has resigned as Mississinawa Valley's varsity football coach, ending a career that saw both struggles and historic milestones as the Blackhawks' coach.
DARKE COUNTY – The Light Foundation kicked off its seventh annual youth wild turkey hunt on Friday night with Matt Light preparing to lead the expedition with 16 boys and girls from Darke County.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Nationals reliever Craig Stammen will have surgery Sunday for a torn flexor tendon in his right forearm and could miss the rest of the season.
GREENVILLE – The Greenville baseball team lost 1-0 Wednesday in a Greater Western Ohio Conference game against Troy.Troy scored the game's only run in the sixth inning.
NEW MADISON – The Tri-Village softball team recorded its first win of the season on Wednesday with an 11-6 victory against National Trail.
WEST MILTON – The Greenville boys tennis team lost 4-1 to Milton-Union on Wednesday.Greenville's lone win of the match came at third singles where Quintin Muhlenkamp beat Jake Blevins 7-6 1-6 6-4.
ARCANUM – The Arcanum softball team beat Mississinawa Valley 7-2 on Tuesday.
ARCANUM – Arcanum varsity girls basketball coach Rachel Fearon resigned her position so she can spend more time with her family.
BaseballBatting averageTanner Maples, Tri-Village: .583Jonny Wilson, Tri-Village: .563Trent Laux, Tri-Village: .462Lane Clark, Ansonia: .444
GREENVILLE – A committee of local residents, the “Friends of Harmon Field,” presented a proposal to the Greenville City School Board of Education Thursday night during a work session.
NEW MADISON – Defensive mistakes cost the Tri-Village baseball team on Thursday as the Patriots lost a Cross County Conference game 11-3 to Twin Valley South.
NEW MADISON – The Tri-Village softball team improved to 2-1 in the Cross County Conference on Thursday as the Lady Patriots beat Twin Valley South 6-1.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Nationals reliever Craig Stammen has a torn flexor tendon in his right forearm that requires surgery and could force him to miss the rest of the season.
GREENVILLE – The Light Foundation, a nonprofit founded in 2001 by three-time Super Bowl champion and former New England Patriot Matt Light, is gearing up for its seventh annual Youth Wild Turkey Hunt, scheduled to kick off on Friday and wrap up...
ROSSBURG – For the 62nd time in its illustrious history, the world-famous Eldora Speedway opens for business on Saturday with the Sunoco American Late Model Series (ALMS), DIRTcar UMP Modifieds and the Eldora Stock Cars all racing on the...
BRADFORD – Bradford's Bailey Brewer will fulfill her dream of living in New York City as the senior has decided to continue her running career at St. John's University.
NEW PARIS – The Ansonia baseball team won its first game on the season on Tuesday, beating National Trail 6-2 in a Cross County Conference game.
FORT LORAMIE – The Versailles softball team got by Fort Loramie on Tuesday, winning the game 1-0.
LEWISBURG – The Tri-Village softball team lost its Cross County Conference opener on Tuesday, falling 5-2 to Tri-County North.
ARCANUM – The Arcanum baseball team run ruled Mississinawa Valley 10-0 in five innings of Cross County Conference action on Tuesday.
TROY – The Greenville boys tennis team lost its Greater Western Ohio Conference opener on Tuesday, falling 4-1 to Troy.
BOSTON (AP) — The Washington Nationals have placed right-hander Craig Stammen on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday with right forearm stiffness.
BOSTON (AP) — Two errors by pitcher Blake Treinen allowed Boston to erase a seventh-inning deficit, and the Red Sox won 8-7 on Tuesday night as the Washington Nationals struggled in the field for the second straight game.
BRADFORD – Bradford cleaned up its defense Tuesday and got a strong pitching performance from Tori Smith, which helped lead the Railroaders to a 5-2 victory against Franklin Monroe in a Cross County Conference contest.
BRADFORD – The Franklin Monroe baseball team shut out Bradford on Tuesday, winning the Cross County Conference game 5-0.
VERSAILLES – The Versailles softball team beat Bradford 10-1 on Friday.
DAYTON – The Versailles baseball team won a game at Fifth Third Field in Dayton on Thursday, defeating Waynesville 2-1 on the Dayton Dragons' home field.
VERSAILLES – The Versailles softball team scored three runs in the bottom of the first on Monday, which propelled the Lady Tigers to a 3-2 win against Midwest Athletic Conference rival Marion Local.
UNION CITY, Ind. – The Mississinawa Valley softball team scored 12 runs in the fifth and sixth innings Monday to defeat crosstown rival Union City, Indiana, 16-7.
NEW MADISON – The Tri-Village softball team lost by one run, 4-3, to Preble Shawnee on Monday.
ST. HENRY – Arcanum lost by one run to St. Henry on Monday as the home team scored the winning run on a walk off in the seventh inning.
NEW MADISON – Tri-Village will have its high school boys basketball and high school cheerleading banquet at 6:30 p.m. April 29 at the school.Delight Catering will provide the meal for the night. The cost for the meal is $10.
TROY – The Tri-Village baseball team improved to 3-1 on the season Monday with a 7-5 win against Troy Christian.
GREENVILLE – It was close for a couple of innings Monday evening before Vandalia-Butler started to get hot and pulled away from Greenville, winning the Greater Western Ohio Conference game 12-2 in a five-inning run rule.
CASSTOWN – Athletes from Ansonia, Arcanum and Franklin Monroe won events as they competed along with Tri-Village at the Miami East Invitational track and field meet on Friday.
DARKE COUNTY – The Flying J's Gymnastics Center has started its 2014-2015 inaugural competitive season with several successful meets.
ANSONIA – The Ansonia softball team swept a doubleheader against Eaton on Saturday.Ansonia won the first game 12-2 in a five-inning run rule.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Wilson Ramos drove in what would be the winning run in the 10th inning with his second RBI of the day, and the Washington Nationals defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3.
NEW MADISON — A Community Supper benefiting the Ohio Special Olympics will be held at the Fort Black Masonic Lodge, New Madison, on Tuesday. Serving will be from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in the lodge dining room.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Odubel Herrera doubled home the winning run in the 10th inning with his first major league hit, lifting the Philadelphia Phillies to a 3-2 comeback win over the Washington Nationals on Saturday night.
ARCANUM – The Arcanum baseball team split a doubleheader against Brookville on Saturday, winning the first game 4-0 and losing the second game 6-1.
NEW BREMEN – The Ansonia baseball team lost both games of a doubleheader against New Bremen on Saturday, losing a close game 8-6 and then getting run ruled 12-2 in five innings in the second contest.
DARKE COUNTY – A pair of pitchers who have got off to dominating starts to the 2015 season are this week's Daily Advocate athletes of the week.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Freddy Galvis could be the leader the Philadelphia Phillies are looking for in their lineup.
ANSONIA – The Ansonia softball team split a doubleheader against Miami East Friday, winning a Cross County Conference matchup 5-2 before losing a non-conference game 14-3 in a five-inning run rule.
GREENVILLE – The Greenville softball team completed a victory against Troy on Friday.
CLAYTON – The Greenville boys tennis team beat Northmont 4-1 to improve to 4-1 on the season.
ARCANUM – The Arcanum swim team – Team Stingray - will hold sign-ups in the Arcanum Middle School E.L.A. from 9-11 a.m. April 18 and from 6-8 p.m. April 21.
FORT LORAMIE – The Cross County Conference announced on Friday that the Fort Loramie Schools will join the Cross County Conference as a football-only member beginning in the fall of 2017.
GREENVILLE – The Greenville softball team will compete against some of the state's top softball programs at the 11th annual Champions Challenge high school softball invitational tournament.