Daily Advocate- RSS SPORTS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 1 Apr 2015 07:13:52 EST 1800 FM softball improves to 2-0 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152676946/FM-softball-improves-to-2-0 NEW PARIS – The Franklin Monroe softball team improved to 2-0 on Tuesday with a 13-4 win against National Trail. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 21:21:21 EST Ansonia loses its 1st 2 games http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152676666/Ansonia-loses-its-1st-2-games ANSONIA – The Ansonia baseball team began the 2015 season with a pair of losses.ON Saturday the Tigers lost 15-6 to Minster, and on Tuesday they lost 10-0 to Botkins in a five-inning run rule. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 21:11:24 EST TV graduate sets record, earns conference honor http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152676493/TV-graduate-sets-record-earns-conference-honor RICHMOND, Ind. – Tri-Village graduate Heather Ferris set a Indiana University East record and won Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference athlete of the week honors this past week. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 21:01:21 EST Arcanum wins CCC opener http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152676347/Arcanum-wins-CCC-opener WEST ALEXANDRIA – The Arcanum baseball team picked up its first win of the season on Tuesday as the Trojans shut out Twin Valley South 6-0 in their first Cross County Conference game of the season. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 20:51:21 EST Ansonia scores 24 runs in win http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152675580/Ansonia-scores-24-runs-in-win ANSONIA – The Ansonia softball team got off to a strong start on Tuesday, scoring 24 runs in a 24-3 five-inning run rule victory against Botkins to begin its 2015 season. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 20:46:21 EST Franklin Monroe rallies to defeat Versailles http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152674799/Franklin-Monroe-rallies-to-defeat-Versailles PITSBURG – Franklin Monroe rallied late on Monday to defeat Versailles 8-7 in a season-opening softball game. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 19:41:21 EST Versailles defeats Arcanum 9-4 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152665122/Versailles-defeats-Arcanum-9-4 VERSAILLES – Versailles overcame a 4-2 deficit with seven runs in the fifth and sixth innings to beat Arcanum 9-4 in a season-opening baseball game on Monday. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 19:26:22 EST Greenville tennis improves to 2-0 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152674289/Greenville-tennis-improves-to-2-0 GREENVILLE – The Greenville boys tennis team swept Stebbins 5-0 on Tuesday in Greenville to improve to 2-0 on the season. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 19:16:22 EST Eldora named favorite track in SPEED SPORT poll http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152669623/Eldora-named-favorite-track-in-SPEED-SPORT-poll ROSSBURG – Another year, but the results remain the same. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:31:25 EST Green Wave defeat Wapakoneta http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152650629/Green-Wave-defeat-Wapakoneta GREENVILLE – The Greenville boys tennis team started the 2015 season with a 3-2 victory against Wapakoneta on Monday in Greenville. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:01:21 EST Greenville wins season opener http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152650174/Greenville-wins-season-opener GREENVILLE – With a six-run first inning and a strong performance from starting pitcher Dylan Shumaker, the Greenville baseball team started the 2015 season with a 7-6 win against Marion Local on Monday at Sater Park. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 20:46:21 EST Trice leads way as Wayne wins D1 title, 65-57 over South http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152625253/Trice-leads-way-as-Wayne-wins-D1-title-65-57-over-South COLUMBUS (AP) — It might have been the first time that Huber Heights Wayne had ever been to the boys state basketball tournament, but the Warriors played like they were grizzled vets. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 23:31:24 EST Detter’s OT 3 propels Defiance past CCC for D2 title, 49-45 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152625237/Detters-OT-3-propels-Defiance-past-CCC-for-D2-title-49-45 COLUMBUS (AP) — As is always the case on a judgment call, one side will see it as a miscarriage of justice and the other as a stepping stone to success. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 23:31:22 EST Parker, Pardon carry VASJ past LCC 63-50 in D3 final http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152622460/Parker-Pardon-carry-VASJ-past-LCC-63-50-in-D3-final COLUMBUS (AP) — Dererk Pardon had enough motivation just knowing that this was his last time.The senior for Cleveland Villa Angela-St. Joseph was playing his final high school game on a big stage for a state championship. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 17:56:21 EST Versailles hosts season opener http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152622291/Versailles-hosts-season-opener VERSAILLES — The Russia and Minster girls claimed championships while host Versailles finished as the Black Division runner up at Saturday's Lady Tiger Classique track and field meet. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 17:41:21 EST Linkous is most outstanding in D4 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152621668/Linkous-is-most-outstanding-in-D4 COLUMBUS (AP) — Colton Linkous, who had 22 points and 12 rebounds and hit the winning shot to give New Madison Tri-Village its first championship, is the most outstanding player on the 2015 Associated Press Division IV all-tournament... Sat, 28 Mar 2015 16:36:25 EST Tri-Village wins state title http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152620834/Tri-Village-wins-state-title COLUMBUS — For the first time in school history Tri-Village brought a state championship trophy back to New Madison as the Patriots beat Canal Winchester Harvest Prep 48-46 Saturday for the Division IV title. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 16:36:21 EST Ahrens, Puthoff named MVPs http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/152563619/Ahrens-Puthoff-named-MVPs DARKE COUNTY – While numerous athletes throughout Darke County had great seasons in many sports this season, perhaps none were better than those on the basketball court in Versailles. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 08:01:21 EST Coppess pursues pro soccer http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152562448/Coppess-pursues-pro-soccer COLUMBUS — Cody Coppess' goal of becoming a professional soccer player took him to Italy for three months and now has him training in the United States' top developmental ranks. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:01:22 EST Patriots advance to state final http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/152592210/Patriots-advance-to-state-final COLUMBUS – Sitting in the postgame press conference Thursday afternoon, Tri-Village seniors Damion Cook, Colton Linkous and Mason McCabe didn't show a lot of emotion. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 20:26:21 EST