DARKE COUNTY — The ridiculous controversy surrounding the New England Patriots leading up to Super Bowl XLIX would make a victory even sweeter, former Patriot left tackle Matt Light said.
ARCANUM — Arcanum High School swimmers set personal best in recent meets including the Southwest Ohio High School Swimming & Diving Classic and a meet at Bellbrook.
DARKE COUNTY — The Light Foundation is sending two fans to Super Bowl XLIX through a raffle that Matt Light hopes will raise more than $130,000 for his foundation.
PITSBURG — Franklin Monroe has rescheduled basketball games that were canceled Monday because of winter weather.
SPRINGFIELD — The Tri-Village boys placed fifth and the Tri-Village girls placed sixth at a powerlifting meet at Kenton Ridge on Saturday that included approximately 240 lifters.
BRADFORD — The Bradford eighth grade girls basketball team lost a pair of games.Bradford lost 47-5 to Miami East. Bianca Keener and Mercedes Smith led Bradford with two points each while Karmen Knepp scored one.
GREENVILLE — The Greenville varsity boys moved to 11-2 on the season, using a 23-of-28 shooting night at the charity stripe including 20-of-23 in the fourth quarter to win a hard fought 74-64 battle Saturday over the Coldwater Cavaliers out of...
DARKE COUNTY — The Ansonia boys, Mississinawa Valley girls, Versailles girls and Versailles boys all won West Ohio High School Bowling Conferences this past week.
VERSAILLES — The Versailles girls basketball team beat Mechanicsburg 66-51 on Saturday afternoon in Versailles.
UNION CITY — The Mississinawa Valley Lady Blackhawks took advantage of a strong second quarter to out-score the visiting Bradford Lady Railroaders 17-6 and secure a 46-40 Cross County Conference win.
SIDNEY — The Greenville varsity boys basketball team wasted little time distinguishing the Green Wave as one of the premier Division I teams in the Miami Valley by defeating the Sidney Yellow Jackets 64-39 to sit alone atop the Greater Western...
CELINA — The Versailles High School girls swim team defeated Celina High School with a score of 88-82 on Saturday at the Auglaize-Mercer YMCA-Celina Branch.The results for Versailles High School were as follows:
CELINA — The Versailles High School boys swim team lost to Celina High School with a score of 96-69 on Saturday at the Auglaize-Mercer YMCA-Celina Branch.The results for Versailles High School were as follows:
COLUMBUS — While Ohio State's football team was celebrating its national championship with an estimated 46,000 of its fans on Saturday at Ohio Stadium, next season wasn't far from the minds of many people.
ROSSBURG — More than 400 drivers, crew members and fans gathered inside the Eldora Ballroom Saturday evening to bring an official close to the 2014 season with the annual Eldora Speedway Awards Ceremony.
VERSAILLES — Washington Nationals pitcher Craig Stammen helped the Versailles Diamond Club raise about $30,000 Saturday night in their sixth annual Diamond Club dinner and auction.
ANSONIA — Ansonia got solid contributions from all its players on both offense and defense Saturday afternoon to dominate Tri-County North 49-36 in a Cross County Conference girls basketball game.
DARKE COUNTY — A pair of versatile basketball players have been named this week's Daily Advocate athletes of the week.
BRADFORD — Bradford's football team will return to playing a varsity schedule in 2015, but when the Railroaders return to playing a Cross County Conference schedule is more uncertain.
PITSBURG — At the end of the third quarter, Franklin Monroe junior Zach Hyre came off the floor for the final time of the night with a large grin on his face as teammates gave him chest bumps and high fives down the line.
UNION CITY — A slow start gave way to a fast-paced finish as Mississinawa Valley beat Arcanum 65-60 in a Cross County Conference boys basketball game on Friday night.
NEW PARIS — The Ansonia girls basketball team traveled to National Trail Thursday night for a Cross County County Conference game and came up short, falling to the Blazers 54-37.
GREENVILLE — The Greenville Lady Wave used periods one and three to display their improved rebuilding program with the Sidney Lady Yellow Jackets taking the two periods 18-12 and 15-10.
Boys basketballPoints per gameKyle Ahrens, Versailles: 28.1Damion Cook, TV: 20.4Clay Guillozet, Greenville: 19.1Colton Linkous, TV: 18.0
DARKE COUNTY — The Darke County Umpires Association is sponsoring umpire classes.The eight-week course will allow individuals to be licensed by the state to work baseball or softball games. Classes begin at 6 p.m. Monday.