Xenia Gazette- RSS SPORTS Feed http://xeniagazette.com/section/SPORTS http://xeniagazette.com/section/SPORTS Sat, 20 Dec 2014 11:46:59 EST 1800 After slow start, Buccaneers explode to 86-61 win http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150956807/After-slow-start-Buccaneers-explode-to-86-61-win XENIA — The Xenia Buccaneers boys basketball team may have got off to a slow start, but once they got going they were simply unstoppable.Xenia fell behind early to West Carrollton, but... Sat, 20 Dec 2014 10:03:08 EST Young Beavers still learning http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150956594/Young-Beavers-still-learning BEAVERCREEK — Even the controversial Common Core math couldn't make the numbers add up for Beavercreek on Friday. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 09:40:05 EST Coach: ‘Very confident’ Newton starts vs. Browns http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150953425/Coach:-Very-confident-Newton-starts-vs.-Browns CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers coach Ron Rivera said he's awaiting final clearance from team physicians before officially naming Cam Newton the starter for Sunday's game against the Cleveland Browns. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 04:41:08 EST Kennard drops 48 on Bellbrook http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150953314/Kennard-drops-48-on-Bellbrook BELLBROOK — Even the tipoff is a big deal when Luke Kennard and the Wildcats come to town. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 04:36:08 EST Wright State women defeat Denver in BTI Invitational first round http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150954342/Wright-State-women-defeat-Denver-in-BTI-Invitational-first-round WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Wright State women's basketball team had four starters score in double figures as the Raiders erased an early 10-point deficit and went on to a 72-63 win over Denver, Friday at the BTI... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 17:42:07 EST Buckeyes Bosa chasing history http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150925172/Buckeyes-Bosa-chasing-history COLUMBUS — The latest defensive force from what could become the first family of Ohio State football has every reason to be content. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:54:04 EST Lauren Hill to become honorary coach http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150939174/Lauren-Hill-to-become-honorary-coach CINCINNATI — Lauren Hill's basketball career is finished. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:44:06 EST Marauders outhustled by Indiana-East http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150942867/Marauders-outhustled-by-Indiana-East WILBERFORCE — Quickness and accuracy trumped size and muscle on this night. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09:24:07 EST Combs has big night in rivalry game http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150940889/Combs-has-big-night-in-rivalry-game JAMESTOWN — On a night where shooting was the difference, Greeneview guard Kristen Combs was the hottest. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 06:12:04 EST Local Sports Briefs http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150938165/Local-Sports-Briefs SIGN-UPSXenia YMCA offering winter youth basketball, cheerleading Fri, 19 Dec 2014 03:56:08 EST Local Sports Briefs http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150913747/Local-Sports-Briefs HIGH SCHOOLBoys BasketballXenia 69, Graham 42 Thu, 18 Dec 2014 22:46:04 EST Manziel looking for better showing in second start http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150927639/Manziel-looking-for-better-showing-in-second-start BEREA, Ohio (AP) — One game. One hard-to-forget, miserable game Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel would change if he could. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 07:22:11 EST Bulldogs playing with new attitude http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150926780/Bulldogs-playing-with-new-attitude YELLOW SPRINGS — The Bulldogs have their bite back. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 06:19:07 EST NFL’s Thursday finale a snoozer http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150926390/NFLs-Thursday-finale-a-snoozer If the NFL wanted its Thursday night prime-time package to go out with a bang, it couldn't have made a worse choice. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 05:54:06 EST Bengals running in front of AFC North behind rookie Hill http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150909714/Bengals-running-in-front-of-AFC-North-behind-rookie-Hill CINCINNATI (AP) — Jeremy Hill got the ball on Cincinnati's first four plays, setting the Bengals on course for an opening touchdown drive in Cleveland. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:44:03 EST Browns Hawkins defends protest shirt http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150890442/Browns-Hawkins-defends-protest-shirt BEREA — His eyes filling with tears, Browns wide receiver Andrew Hawkins said he was moved to wear a T-shirt protesting shootings in Ohio out of fear something similar could one day happen to his 2-year-old son. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:29:09 EST Eagles hand Yellow Springs first loss http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150912465/Eagles-hand-Yellow-Springs-first-loss YELLOW SPRINGS —You know you've made progress when the opposing coaches start noticing. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:19:10 EST Rams lose to Bees despite threes http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150912341/Rams-lose-to-Bees-despite-threes JAMESTOWN — Greeneview drained 11 three-point shots in Tuesday's boys high school basketball game with visiting Tipp City Bethel, but they needed one more. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:05:08 EST Local Sports Briefs http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150907955/Local-Sports-Briefs HIGH SCHOOLGIRLS BASKETBALLGreenon 63, Springfield Catholic Central 40 Wed, 17 Dec 2014 04:30:07 EST Harbaugh’s future will overshadow final 2 weeks http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/150892656/Harbaughs-future-will-overshadow-final-2-weeks SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Jim Harbaugh welcomes a sit-down with 49ers CEO Jed York and general manager Trent Baalke to discuss the future — his future — after a season that will end in two weeks without a playoff berth for the first... Tue, 16 Dec 2014 18:07:04 EST