Soggy day for Greene County sports


On a field more suitable for water polo, Mother Nature appears to have scored a goal with a piece of driftwood on Rotary Park’s soccer field No. 2 in Beavercreek.

On a field more suitable for water polo, Mother Nature appears to have scored a goal with a piece of driftwood on Rotary Park’s soccer field No. 2 in Beavercreek.


John Bombatch | Greene County News

A rain-soaked softball rests next to the equally drenched pitching rubber at Joan Dautel Field, April 4 at Fairborn’s Community Park.


John Bombatch | Greene County News

Water collects behind the backstop at Jane Dautel Field, April 4 in Fairborn, home of the Fairborn Skyhawks girls softball team.


John Bombatch | Greene County News

Members of the Ohio Galaxies FC girls soccer team take a water break, during Wednesday’s April 4 Open Play practice on the Athletes In Action Sports Complex rain resistant artificial turf soccer fields in Xenia.


John Bombatch | Greene County News

The artificial turf on the Athletes In Action Sports Complex softball diamond No. 2 appeared to drain well, but the infield was another story, April 4 in Xenia.


John Bombatch | Greene County News

Believe it or not, this is an encouraging April 4 photo of the Rotary Park soccer fields in Beavercreek. Roughly 24 hours earlier, these fields were almost completely under water.


John Bombatch | Greene County News

The playing vests of the Ohio Galaxies girls high school-aged soccer teams added color to an otherwise dull and soggy day, April 4 at the Athletes In Action Sports Complex soccer fields in Xenia.


John Bombatch | Greene County News

On a field more suitable for water polo, Mother Nature appears to have scored a goal with a piece of driftwood on Rotary Park’s soccer field No. 2 in Beavercreek.

A rain-soaked softball rests next to the equally drenched pitching rubber at Joan Dautel Field, April 4 at Fairborn’s Community Park.

Water collects behind the backstop at Jane Dautel Field, April 4 in Fairborn, home of the Fairborn Skyhawks girls softball team.

Members of the Ohio Galaxies FC girls soccer team take a water break, during Wednesday’s April 4 Open Play practice on the Athletes In Action Sports Complex rain resistant artificial turf soccer fields in Xenia.

The artificial turf on the Athletes In Action Sports Complex softball diamond No. 2 appeared to drain well, but the infield was another story, April 4 in Xenia.

Believe it or not, this is an encouraging April 4 photo of the Rotary Park soccer fields in Beavercreek. Roughly 24 hours earlier, these fields were almost completely under water.

The playing vests of the Ohio Galaxies girls high school-aged soccer teams added color to an otherwise dull and soggy day, April 4 at the Athletes In Action Sports Complex soccer fields in Xenia.

On a field more suitable for water polo, Mother Nature appears to have scored a goal with a piece of driftwood on Rotary Park’s soccer field No. 2 in Beavercreek.
http://www.xeniagazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2018/04/web1_MotherNatureGoal_PS.jpgOn a field more suitable for water polo, Mother Nature appears to have scored a goal with a piece of driftwood on Rotary Park’s soccer field No. 2 in Beavercreek. John Bombatch | Greene County News

A rain-soaked softball rests next to the equally drenched pitching rubber at Joan Dautel Field, April 4 at Fairborn’s Community Park.
http://www.xeniagazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2018/04/web1_SoakedBall_PS.jpgA rain-soaked softball rests next to the equally drenched pitching rubber at Joan Dautel Field, April 4 at Fairborn’s Community Park. John Bombatch | Greene County News

Water collects behind the backstop at Jane Dautel Field, April 4 in Fairborn, home of the Fairborn Skyhawks girls softball team.
http://www.xeniagazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2018/04/web1_SoggyBackstop_PS.jpgWater collects behind the backstop at Jane Dautel Field, April 4 in Fairborn, home of the Fairborn Skyhawks girls softball team. John Bombatch | Greene County News

Members of the Ohio Galaxies FC girls soccer team take a water break, during Wednesday’s April 4 Open Play practice on the Athletes In Action Sports Complex rain resistant artificial turf soccer fields in Xenia.
http://www.xeniagazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2018/04/web1_WaterBreak_PS.jpgMembers of the Ohio Galaxies FC girls soccer team take a water break, during Wednesday’s April 4 Open Play practice on the Athletes In Action Sports Complex rain resistant artificial turf soccer fields in Xenia. John Bombatch | Greene County News

The artificial turf on the Athletes In Action Sports Complex softball diamond No. 2 appeared to drain well, but the infield was another story, April 4 in Xenia.
http://www.xeniagazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2018/04/web1_AIADiamond2_PS.jpgThe artificial turf on the Athletes In Action Sports Complex softball diamond No. 2 appeared to drain well, but the infield was another story, April 4 in Xenia. John Bombatch | Greene County News

Believe it or not, this is an encouraging April 4 photo of the Rotary Park soccer fields in Beavercreek. Roughly 24 hours earlier, these fields were almost completely under water.
http://www.xeniagazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2018/04/web1_AcrossTheField_PS.jpgBelieve it or not, this is an encouraging April 4 photo of the Rotary Park soccer fields in Beavercreek. Roughly 24 hours earlier, these fields were almost completely under water. John Bombatch | Greene County News

The playing vests of the Ohio Galaxies girls high school-aged soccer teams added color to an otherwise dull and soggy day, April 4 at the Athletes In Action Sports Complex soccer fields in Xenia.
http://www.xeniagazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2018/04/web1_OhioGalaxiesField2_PS.jpgThe playing vests of the Ohio Galaxies girls high school-aged soccer teams added color to an otherwise dull and soggy day, April 4 at the Athletes In Action Sports Complex soccer fields in Xenia. John Bombatch | Greene County News

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