COLUMBUS — The J.T. Barrett bandwagon is rolling along, but there is one important person who hasn't purchased his ticket yet.
COLUMBUS — The Versailles girls cross country team finished the regular season as the state's 13th ranked team in the Ohio Association of Track and Cross Country Coaches' poll.
CLAYTON — The Versailles girls cross country team won a district championship to qualify for regionals along with Arcanum's Marcy Bradshaw and Bradford's Bailey Brewer.
CLAYTON — The Versailles boys cross country team qualified for the regional meet along with Arcanum's Isaac Stephens and Tri-Village's Keenan Fraylick in the district meet on Saturday morning at Miami Valley Career Tech...
CLAYTON — Greenville's Jacob Butsch and Bailey Hartle qualified for the regional cross country meet by finishing in the top 16 of their district meet on Saturday morning at Miami Valley Career Tech Center.
BRADFORD – The Bradford Railroaders used solid defense and a strong ground game to defeat the Arcanum Trojans 55-6 in a Cross County Conference junior varsity football game Saturday morning.
TIPP CITY — The Greenville girls soccer team lost 8-0 to top-seeded Tippecanoe on Saturday in the Ohio High School Athletic Association sectional tournament.
WEST LIBERTY — The Franklin Monroe girls soccer team ended its season on Saturday with a 3-0 loss to West Liberty-Salem in the Ohio High School Athletic Association sectional tournament.
BROOKVILLE — The Versailles volleyball team swept Anna 25-20, 25-21, 25-17 on Saturday win win an Ohio High School Athletic Association sectional tournament championship.
COLUMBUS — From top to bottom at Rutgers in the days leading up to its first trip to Ohio State on Saturday there seemed to be an undercurrent of irritation that OSU and its fans didn't know more about Rutgers.
GREENVILLE – The Greenville varsity football team moved to 3-0 in the Greater Western Ohio Conference North with a striking 30-13 defeat of the Vandalia-Butler Aviators on senior night on the Wave's home field.
ARCANUM — Arcanum beat Middletown Christian 46-12 in a non-conference football game on Friday night in Arcanum.
ROSSBURG — Taylor Ferns, an 18-year old woman race car driver from Shelby Township, Michigan, was recently in Darke County racing the red 55F in the All Star Sprints at the Eldora Speedway season finale UNOH Sprintaculr.
COLDWATER – The Versailles Tigers ran into an angry Coldwater football team Friday night.
DARKE COUNTY — A common trait among both of this week's Daily Advocate athletes of the week is leadership.
ANSONIA — One year after suffering its first varsity football loss to Mississinawa Valley in program history, Ansonia got some redemption on Friday night as the Tigers beat the Blackhawks 36-6 in a rivalry game between the two neighboring...
PITSBURG – Sporting the No. 1 seed in the 2014 Division III Dayton sectional tournament, the Franklin Monroe boys soccer team had little trouble advancing with a 7-0 win over the Triad Cardinals on Thursday.
FootballPassing yardsJared Niekamp, Versailles: 664Daniel O'Donnell, Arcanum: 516Nick Peters, Ansonia: 491Clay Guillozet, Greenville: 366
BROOKVILLE — Anna entered Thursday's sectional tournament volleyball match against Arcanum with a losing record, but the Lady Trojans knew they were in for a tough battle.
BROOKVILLE — The Versailles volleyball team began the sectional tournament on Thursday, easily defeating Milton-Union in three sets, 25-6, 25-10, 25-11.
NEW MADISON — The Tri-Village boys basketball team found out on Wednesday whom its opponent would be at the 2015 Flyin' to the Hoop event.
GREENVILLE – The Troy Trojans seventh grade football team brought its 5-1 record to town on Wednesday, improving to 6-1 by defeating the Greenville Green Wave 14-6 on a wet and soggy field on a rainy night in Greenville.
TROY — Jackson Center was in the Lady Railroaders' heads even before Wednesday's sectional tournament match began, Bradford coach Jamie Hocker said, which contributed to a 25-4, 25-5, 25-7 loss for Bradford.
COLUMBUS — He's a sturdy, dependable four-door sedan at a car show where the main attractions are Corvettes and Mustangs.
COLUMBUS — Versailles remained in playoff position but fell one spot in the Ohio High School Athletic Association's most recent computer rankings.
COLUMBUS — Despite beating Parkway 42-20 last week, the Versailles football team dropped out of the Associated Press' state rankings this week.
TROY — Ansonia played well at times Tuesday but ultimately was swept by one of the top 10 teams in the state in the second round of the Ohio High School Athletic Association tournament.
PITSBURG – The Franklin Monroe Lady Jets soccer team defeated the Springfield Northeastern Lady Jets 1-0 with a late goal in the first round of the 2014 Ohio High School Athletic Association girls soccer Division III...
KETTERING — Flyin' to the Hoop announced its 2015 schedule on Wednesday, which includes a pair of Darke County teams in one of the nation's biggest high school basketball showcases.
Canfield South Range got through a lot, then had to play a game.
COLUMBUS — The Versailles volleyball team is ranked No. 1 in the final Ohio High School Volleyball Coaches Association poll of the 2014 season.
COLUMBUS — Jeff Heuerman keeps them guessing. And not just when he's running pass patterns as Ohio State's tight end.
PITSBURG — The Franklin Monroe boys soccer team dropped to No. 2 in the final Miami Valley Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association poll of the 2014 season.
BROOKVILLE — The Arcanum volleyball swept Northeastern 25-12, 25-21, 25-11 Monday in the opening round of the Ohio High School Athletic Association tournament to advance to the next round of the sectional tourney.
GREENVILLE – The Greenville varsity girls soccer team fell 3-0 to the Springfield Wildcats on senior night in the Lady Wave's final regular season game of the 2014 season.
TROTWOOD — The Greenville boys soccer team suffered a 1-0 loss to Trotwood-Madison in double overtime in the opening round of the Ohio High School Athletic Association tournament.
NEW CARLISLE — The Greenville volleyball team ended its season on Monday as Urbana swept the Lady Wave 25-9, 25-16, 25-18 in the opening round of the Ohio High School Athletic Association tournament.
TIPP CITY — To coach Rebecca Steck, Monday's sectional tournament loss was a microcosm of the Tri-Village volleyball team's season.
COLUMBUS — The Versailles girls cross country team moved up to 13th in the latest Ohio Association of Track and Cross Country Coaches state rankings, tying a season-best ranking for the Lady Tigers.
RICHMOND, Ind. — Indiana University East junior Mallory Livingston (Union City, Ohio/Mississinawa Valley High School) joined IU East's 1,000 career kills club during the Red Wolves' 25-14, 25-12, 25-14 Kentucky Intercollegiate...
COLUMBUS — Apparently, momentum is not just something for fans to talk about.
NEW MADISON — Arcanum's Isaac Stephens and Tri-Village's Keenan Fraylick finished in the top 10 at the Cross County Conference cross country meet on Saturday at Tri-Village.
CENTERVILLE — The Greenville boys and girls cross country teams both finished ninth in the Greater Western Ohio Conference and third in the GWOC North at the conference meet on Saturday in Centerville.
ROSSBURG – Saturday brought the curtain down on the 61st consecutive year of racing at Darke County's Eldora Speedway with a twilight UNOH (University of Northwestern Ohio) Sprintacular featuring three forms of Sprint Car racing: winged...
GREENVILLE — The Greenville junior varsity football team played the Piqua Indians to an 8-8 tie at Good Samaritan Stadium at Harmon Field in a Saturday morning match up.
PIQUA – Coming off a 14-10 homecoming victory over Troy in week six, the Greenville varsity football team made it back-to-back wins by defeating the Piqua Indians 28-21 on the road in the host team's backyard on Friday.
UNION CITY — Mississinawa Valley tried to make the most out of a chilly, rainy evening on Friday, warming up the home crowd with its homecoming festivities.
TROY — Three days after being swept by Twin Valley South, Mississinawa Valley played much better in a rematch against the Panthers on Saturday but still lost 25-21, 19-25, 25-18, 25-23.
TROY — A strong practice on Friday carried over to Saturday for the Ansonia volleyball team, which beat Troy Christian 25-15, 7-25, 25-10, 25-18 in the opening round of the Ohio High School Athletic Association sectional tournament.
TROY — Newton swept the Franklin Monroe volleyball team 25-20, 25-17, 25-19 in the opening round of the Ohio High School Athletic Association tournament on Saturday to end the Lady Jets' season.