Daily Advocate- RSS sports Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/sports http://dailyadvocate.com/section/sports Mon, 1 Sep 2014 21:41:03 EST 1800 Ackley homers, 4 RBIs sent Mariners over Nationals http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50476180/Ackley-homers-4-RBIs-sent-Mariners-over-Nationals SEATTLE (AP) — It might have been quite a long block for Dustin Ackley, but it appears he has finally turned the corner. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 20:53:06 EST 1,500 runners compete at Treaty City Invitational http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50475222/1500-runners-compete-at-Treaty-City-Invitational GREENVILLE – Greenville was host to 1,500 cross country runners for the running of the Treaty City Invitational cross country meet on Saturday morning. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 17:11:09 EST Arcanum volleyball finishes 2nd in 8-team tournament http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50475187/Arcanum-volleyball-finishes-2nd-in-8-team-tournament BRADFORD — Newton beat Arcanum to win an eight-team varsity volleyball tournament on Saturday at Bradford. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 16:10:07 EST Arcanum runs wild in opener http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50474472/Arcanum-runs-wild-in-opener ARCANUM – The Arcanum Trojans used solid play on both sides of the ball to defeat the visiting Northridge Johnstown Vikings 38-14 on Friday night. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 12:08:09 EST Lady Wave lose 3-0 at Eaton http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50474436/Lady-Wave-lose-3-0-at-Eaton EATON — The Greenville girls soccer team lost to Eaton 3-0 Saturday. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 11:37:05 EST Eaton rallies to beat Greenville http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50474140/Eaton-rallies-to-beat-Greenville EATON — For the better part of three-plus quarters Friday night, Greenville looked as if it was going to spoil the homecoming of legendary coach Jack Harbaugh's return to Eaton. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 11:27:04 EST Celina dominates late to beat Versailles http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50472231/Celina-dominates-late-to-beat-Versailles CELINA — The Versailles Tigers played even with the Celina Bulldogs for two-and-a-half quarters, but the Bulldogs dominated the last quarter and a half. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 12:55:05 EST MV can’t handle Wine, Union City http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50472068/MV-cant-handle-Wine-Union-City UNION CITY — Mason Wine ran all over Mississinawa Valley in the Blackhawks' season opener, tallying 296 yards and four touchdowns as Union City (Indiana) beat MV in a battle of crosstown rivals. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 12:16:11 EST FM boys soccer team routs National Trail http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50467703/FM-boys-soccer-team-routs-National-Trail PITSBURG – The Franklin Monroe Jets boys soccer team defeated the National Trail Blazers 14-0 in FM's home season opener on Thursday. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:26:06 EST Stewart returning to competition after fatal crash http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50459097/Stewart-returning-to-competition-after-fatal-crash CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tony Stewart will return to Sprint Cup competition Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, ending a three-race hiatus taken after he struck and killed a fellow driver during a dirt-track race. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 01:50:25 EST Tri-Village boys defeat MV in golf http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50459061/Tri-Village-boys-defeat-MV-in-golf WINCHESTER, Ind. — The Tri-Village boys golf team beat Mississinawa Valley 173-245 in a Cross County Conference match on Thursday at Winchester Golf Course. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 01:07:12 EST Versailles boys golf beats Marion Local http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50459051/Versailles-boys-golf-beats-Marion-Local CELINA — The Versailles boys golf team beat Marion Local 171-195 in a Midwest Athletic Conference match on Thursday at the Mercer County Elks Golf Club. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:59:09 EST Lady Trojans golf team defeats Lady Jets http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50459039/Lady-Trojans-golf-team-defeats-Lady-Jets ARCANUM — Arcanum's girls golf team beat Franklin Monroe 236-281 on Thursday at Beechwood Golf Course. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:54:07 EST Arcanum boys golf beats Franklin Monroe http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50459029/Arcanum-boys-golf-beats-Franklin-Monroe ARCANUM — The Arcanum boys golf team beat Franklin Monroe 174-217 on Thursday at Beechwood Golf Course. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:50:15 EST Versailles girls beat Marion to stay unbeaten http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50459020/Versailles-girls-beat-Marion-to-stay-unbeaten VERSAILLES — The Versailles girls golf team beat Marion Local 186-243 in a Midwest Athletic Conference match on Thursday at Stillwater Valley Golf Club. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:44:11 EST Greenville boys golf loses to Butler, Eaton http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50459008/Greenville-boys-golf-loses-to-Butler-Eaton GREENVILLE — The Greenville boys golf team lost a tri-match to Vandalia-Butler and Eaton on Thursday at Turtle Creek Golf Course.Butler led the match with a 156 while Eaton shot a 162 and Greenville shot a 191. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:40:05 EST Arcanum volleyball sweeps Bradford http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50458995/Arcanum-volleyball-sweeps-Bradford BRADFORD — The Arcanum volleyball team swept Bradford in a Cross County Conference match on Thursday 25-19, 25-17, 25-20. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:35:08 EST Versailles wins battle of defending state champs http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50458980/Versailles-wins-battle-of-defending-state-champs MARIA STEIN — Versailles, the defending Division III state champion volleyball team, swept defending Division IV state champion Marion Local 25-12, 25-15, 25-19 in a Midwest Athletic Conference match on Thursday. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:25:05 EST Belmont Bison stampede over Ansonia http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50458880/Belmont-Bison-stampede-over-Ansonia DAYTON — Going into Thursday night's season opener, Ansonia knew Belmont had some strong running backs it would have to stop to pick up a win. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:04:16 EST Versailles drops to 15th in state rankings http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50454203/Versailles-drops-to-15th-in-state-rankings COLUMBUS — The Versailles girls fell two spots to No. 15 in the Ohio Association of Track and Cross Country Coaches' week one Division III cross country poll. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:55:11 EST