GREENVILLE – The Greenville varsity boys basketball team used a 10-0 game-opening run to handily defeat the visiting Vandalia-Butler Aviators 64-41 in a GWOC (Greater Western Ohio Conference) matchup.
WEST MILTON — The Arcanum boys basketball team beat Milton-Union 64-57 in overtime on Saturday.
ANSONIA — The Ansonia boys basketball team got its first win of the season on Saturday, defeating Houston 50-42 in a non-conference game.
BRADFORD — Having lost four starters from last year's squad to graduation, the Bradford girls basketball team knew this season would include some growing pains.
ARCANUM — Arcanum moved past some of its early-season struggles on Saturday as the Lady Trojans beat Tri-County North 62-29 to snap a three-game losing streak.
NEW MADISON — The Mississinawa Valley Blackhawks started the season with three straight wins and averaged more than 70 points a game on offense until they ran into St. Henry last week when they were held to just 35 points in their first loss of...
DARKE COUNTY — Both of this week's Daily Advocate athletes of the week are seniors who are excelling this season just as they have in the past.
ARCANUM — Marcus Bixler was thrilled to see his players step up in crucial times Friday as the Arcanum boys basketball team won its home opener, defeating Covington 52-44 in a Cross County Conference game.
UNION CITY — The Mississinawa Valley Lady Hawks got off to a slow start Thursday, taking the court without starting guard Kylie Willis, before scoring 25 second quarter points on the way to defeating the Bethel Lady Bees 57-33.
Boys basketballPoints per gameKyle Ahrens, Versailles: 29.0Clay Guillozet, Greenville: 18.5Cayden Cox, MV: 15.2Jace Barga, Versailles: 14.7
CASSTOWN — The Bradford girls basketball team suffered a 51-39 Cross County Conference loss to Miami East on Thursday.
VERSAILLES — The Versailles girls basketball team suffered its first Midwest Athletic Conference loss since the 2012-13 season on Thursday, falling 42-29 to New Knoxville.
COLUMBUS — Urban Meyer's smile said, “You don't know the half of it.”
SIDNEY — The Arcanum wrestling team went 1-1 at the Lehman Catholic Super Dual on Thursday night in Sidney, defeating Riverside and losing to Lehman Catholic.
NEW MADISON — Tickets for the Tri-Village boys basketball Flyin' to the Hoop game are on sale at the school.The game is at 10 a.m. on Jan. 17 at Trent Arena against Russia.
NEW MADISON — The inaugural Patriot Holiday Classic will be on Dec. 29 and 30.The junior varsity games will begin at noon and 1:30 p.m. both days, and the varsity games will begin at 6 and 7:30 p.m. both days.
BRADFORD — Bradford's high school girls basketball game at Southeastern on Dec. 29 now will be a varsity only contest starting at 7 p.m.
VAN WERT — The Versailles High School girls swim team defeated Van Wert and Coldwater in a double dual swim meet on Tuesday at the Van Wert YMCA.
VAN WERT — The Versailles High School boys swim team competed against Van Wert and Coldwater in a double dual swim meet on Tuesday at the Van Wert YMCA.
VERSAILLES — The Versailles wrestling team defeated Greenville 63-3 in a dual meet between the two Darke County teams on Tuesday in Versailles.
BRADFORD — Tri-Village beat the Bradford eighth grade girls basketball team 36-14 on Tuesday.
ANSONIA — The Ansonia girls basketball game against Newton scheduled for Thursday has been postponed until 5:30 p.m. Jan. 6.
TROTWOOD — The Versailles High School girls swim placed first out of 18 teams that scored points in the Trotwood Greenon Fall Invitational swim meet on Saturday at Trotwood-Madison High School.
TROTWOOD — The Versailles High School boys swim team placed second out of 18 teams that scored points in the Trotwood Greenon Fall Invitational swim meet on Saturday at Trotwood-Madison High School.
PITSBURG — A determined young Franklin Monroe Lady Jets team used all 32 minutes to pullout a late-game win over the visiting Stivers Lady Tigers Monday for their first win of the season.