Daily Advocate- RSS sports Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/sports http://dailyadvocate.com/section/sports Sat, 30 Aug 2014 04:51:18 EST 1800 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 Lady Wave lose GWOC North opener http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50452504/Lady-Wave-lose-GWOC-North-opener GREENVILLE — The Greenville girls tennis team lost its Greater Western Ohio Conference North Division opener on Wednesday, falling 3-2 to Troy as every match went to three sets. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:39:06 EST Fall girls basketball league formed http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50451240/Fall-girls-basketball-league-formed DARKE COUNTY — Greenville and Versailles will play host to a fall league for junior high and high school girls basketball teams. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:44:08 EST Versailles boys beat Delphos St. John’s http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50450819/Versailles-boys-beat-Delphos-St.-Johns VERSAILLES — The Versailles boys golf team beat Delphos St. John's 171-208 in a Midwest Athletic Conference match. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:22:08 EST Greenville boys golf team loses GWOC North match http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50450695/Greenville-boys-golf-team-loses-GWOC-North-match TROY — The Greenville boys golf team lost 144-192 to Troy on Wednesday at Troy Country Club. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:16:08 EST Bradford seeks varsity basketball, track coaches http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50450550/Bradford-seeks-varsity-basketball-track-coaches BRADFORD — Bradford has a pair of varsity coaching positions available for the 2014-15 school year.Bradford is looking for a head varsity boys basketball coach and a head varsity boys and girls track coach. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:09:05 EST Grady Sizemore powers Phillies to sweep over Nats http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50444791/Grady-Sizemore-powers-Phillies-to-sweep-over-Nats PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pinch-hitter Grady Sizemore hit a go-ahead two-run homer in the sixth inning, helping the Philadelphia Phillies beat the NL East-leading Washington Nationals 8-4 Wednesday night to complete a three-game sweep. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:37:07 EST DCSA registration for fall youth soccer now open http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50438997/-DCSA-registration-for-fall-youth-soccer-now-open DARKE COUNTY — Registration for Darke County Soccer Association fall youth soccer is now open and will run through Sept. 6. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:18:12 EST Greenville announces schedule changes for soccer http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50438615/Greenville-announces-schedule-changes-for-soccer GREENVILLE — Greenville has announced changes to its high school soccer schedules for Tuesday.The Greenville boys varsity soccer team will play host to Lebanon at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:05:10 EST