Daily Advocate- RSS SPORTS Feed http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS http://dailyadvocate.com/section/SPORTS Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:34:46 EST 1800 Northmont snaps Greenville’s winning streak http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50368389/Northmont-snaps-Greenvilles-winning-streak GREENVILLE — The Greenville girls tennis team's winning streak was snapped at five matches as the Lady Wave lost 5-0 to Northmont on Wednesday. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:23:13 EST Versailles girls ranked 13th in state http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50365648/Versailles-girls-ranked-13th-in-state COLUMBUS — The Versailles girls cross country team is ranked 13th in Division III in the Ohio Association of Track and Cross Country Coaches' preseason poll. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:15:05 EST Versailles boys golf suffers 1st MAC loss http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50365025/Versailles-boys-golf-suffers-1st-MAC-loss VERSAILLES — The Versailles boys golf team suffered its first Midwest Athletic Conference loss of the season in a 158-164 defeat against Minster at Stillwater Valley Golf Club. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:06:06 EST Versailles girls golf wins 1st MAC match http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50364906/Versailles-girls-golf-wins-1st-MAC-match MINSTER — The Versailles girls golf team won its Midwest Athletic Conference opener Tuesday as the Lady Tigers beat Minster 192-214 at Arrowhead Golf Club. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:00:09 EST Lady Wave golf team loses GWOC opener http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50364824/Lady-Wave-golf-team-loses-GWOC-opener GREENVILLE — The Greenville girls golf team lost to Troy 184-235 in a Greater Western Ohio Conference match on Wednesday at Turtle Creek Golf Course. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:55:08 EST Tony Stewart skips 3rd race after Ward’s death http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50362140/Tony-Stewart-skips-3rd-race-after-Wards-death Tony Stewart (left) talks with Kevin Harvick before qualifying for a NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race on May 22 at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C.By Jenna Fryer Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:59:09 EST Bradford football program creates tension http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50359443/Bradford-football-program-creates-tension BRADFORD — Concerns about low numbers of players in the Bradford football program has led to disputes among administrators, coaches and parents about the future of the team and the school, records obtained through a public records request... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 19:16:13 EST Greenville boys soccer loses 3-0 to Lehman http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50353973/Greenville-boys-soccer-loses-3-0-to-Lehman SIDNEY — The Greenville boys soccer team lost 3-0 to Lehman Catholic on Tuesday to fall to 0-3 on the season. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:33:09 EST Tri-Village boys lose to Covington http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50353747/Tri-Village-boys-lose-to-Covington PIQUA — The Tri-Village boys golf team lost a Cross County Conference match 169-180 to Covington on Tuesday at Echo Hill Golf Course. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:16:08 EST Lady Wave tennis sweeps Fairborn http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50353578/Lady-Wave-tennis-sweeps-Fairborn GREENVILLE — The Greenville girls tennis team swept Fairborn 5-0 on Tuesday for the Lady Wave's fifth consecutive win. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:09:07 EST Versailles girls beat Miami East http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50353294/Versailles-girls-beat-Miami-East ST. PARIS — The Versailles girls golf team beat Miami East 199-237 on Tuesday at Lakeland Golf Course. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:55:06 EST 1st half of fair’s harness racing program complete http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50338124/1st-half-of-fairs-harness-racing-program-complete GREENVILLE — Three sessions of harness racing are complete at the 2014 Great Darke County Fair, but four more sessions remain with some big purses to be claimed. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 17:36:09 EST Versailles boys win Skyhawk Invitational http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50339896/Versailles-boys-win-Skyhawk-Invitational FAIRBORN — Griffen Riegle guided the Versailles boys golf team to the team championship at Fairborn's Skyhawk Invitational at Twin Base Golf Course. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:54:06 EST (No heading) http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50339718/ ARCANUM — The Arcanum boys golf team lost a Cross County Conference match 176-180 to Covington on Monday at Beechwood Golf Course. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:49:06 EST Greenville girls golf beats West Carrollton http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50339530/Greenville-girls-golf-beats-West-Carrollton WEST CARROLLTON — The Greenville girls golf team beat West Carrollton 245-268 on Monday to improve to 2-1 on the season. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:42:15 EST Lady Wave tennis beats Milton-Union http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50337681/Lady-Wave-tennis-beats-Milton-Union WEST MILTON — The Greenville girls tennis team improved to 4-1 on the season with a 3-2 win against Milton-Union on Monday. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:36:13 EST LaRoche homer lifts Nats over DBacks 5-4 in 11 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50329093/LaRoche-homer-lifts-Nats-over-DBacks-5-4-in-11 WASHINGTON (AP) — Adam LaRoche hit a game-winning solo home run with two outs in the 11th inning to help the Washington Nationals beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-4 Monday night for their seventh straight win. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 23:23:05 EST Versailles girls shoot season-best round http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50326617/Versailles-girls-shoot-season-best-round FAIRBORN — The Versailles girls golf team shot its best round of the season on Monday at Fairborn's Skyhawk Invitational at Twin Base Golf Course. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 19:24:06 EST Cheerleaders compete at fair http://dailyadvocate.com/news/home_top-sports/50326269/Cheerleaders-compete-at-fair GREENVILLE – The 24th annual Great Darke County Fair cheerleading competition brought some of the area's finest cheerleading individuals and teams together to the delight of a large crowd in front of the grandstand on the opening day of... Mon, 18 Aug 2014 19:05:09 EST Nationals come back in 8th, 9th to top Pirates 4-3 http://dailyadvocate.com/news/sports/50311402/Nationals-come-back-in-8th-9th-to-top-Pirates-4-3 WASHINGTON (AP) — Wilson Ramos' ground-rule double drove in the winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning, after Adam LaRoche's two-run homer tied it in the eighth, and the Washington Nationals came back to beat the Pittsburgh... Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:33:04 EST