Daily Advocate- RSS SPORTS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS Tue, 2 Sep 2014 20:35:09 EST 1800 Versailles ranked No. 1 in state http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50497472/Versailles-ranked-No.-1-in-state COLUMBUS — The Versailles volleyball team is ranked No. 1 in Division III in the first Ohio High School Volleyball Coaches Association rankings of the 2014 season. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 16:56:10 EST Versailles hosts 20-team boys golf invitational http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50489795/Versailles-hosts-20-team-boys-golf-invitational VERSAILLES — The Versailles boys golf team finished sixth as the Tigers hosted their Versailles High School Golf Invitational on Saturday at Stillwater Valley Golf Club. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 11:37:14 EST Suisham named a Steelers captain http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50489191/Suisham-named-a-Steelers-captain PITTSBURGH — Greenville resident Shaun Suisham was named one of the Pittsburgh Steelers' four captains for the 2014 season. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 11:13:09 EST Meyer hopes OSU offensive line starting to mature http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50488901/-Meyer-hopes-OSU-offensive-line-starting-to-mature COLUMBUS – Urban Meyer said it before Braxton Miller's injury. He's still saying it.The offensive line is his biggest concern about this year's Ohio State football team. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 10:56:08 EST Greenville girls golf team forfeits match to Butler http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50488386/Greenville-girls-golf-team-forfeits-match-to-Butler VANDALIA — Greenville had to forfeit a girls golf match to Vandalia-Butler on Friday as the Lady Wave only had four golfers and one was injured during the match. Tue, 2 Sep 2014 10:30:05 EST Wild racing action finds Robinson, Taylor and Bowers atop Baltes Classic http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50487960/-Wild-racing-action-finds-Robinson-Taylor-and-Bowers-atop-Baltes-Classic ROSSBURG – A strong World 100 tune-up victory for Kent Robinson, a dramatic Stock Car point finale that found Nick Bowers winning the race but Frank Paldino stealing the thunder and a blistering three-car Modified battle bested by Jonathan... Tue, 2 Sep 2014 10:08:10 EST 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