Local Sports Briefs

HIGH SCHOOLGirls VolleyballFairborn 3, Wayne 1FAIRBORN — Fought hard in Thursday’s 21-25, 25-20, 25-18, 25-21 victory against the Wayne Wa...

August 29th, 2015 |  


Illinois fires coach Tim Beckman 1 week before season opener

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Illinois abruptly fired coach Tim Beckman one week before the start of the season Friday after an investigation of player...

August 29th, 2015 |  


Texas, Mexico get 2nd chances in LLWS title games

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — The title round at the Little League World Series is flush with second chances.Pearland, Texas, hit a pair of hom...

August 29th, 2015 |  



Beavercreek spoils Xenia’s opener

Beavercreek spoils Xenia’s opener

Staff ReportXENIA — Beavercreek ran all over Xenia’s brand spanking new Veterans Field for 400 yards on its way to a 45-7 drubbing of the ...

August 29th, 2015 |  


Golden Eagles hang on for win

Golden Eagles hang on for win

By Scott Halaszshalasz@civitasmedia.comBELLBROOK — David Vine was a tad jittery before making his first varsity start as the Bellbrook quarterba...

August 29th, 2015 |  


Skyhawks win big in opener over Arrows, 41-21

Skyhawks win big in opener over Arrows, 41-21

By Zach Gregoryzgregory@civitasmedia.comFAIRBORN — What a difference a year makes.After losing to the Tecumseh Arrows 6-0 a year ago, Fairborn f...

August 29th, 2015 |  


Beavercreek runs all over Xenia

Beavercreek runs all over Xenia

By John Bombatchjbombatch@civitasmedia.comXENIA — Even a running game clock couldn’t stop Beavercreek.With Battlin’ Beaver fans chan...

August 28th, 2015 |  


Serena Williams could face Sharapova in US Open semifinal

NEW YORK — Serena Williams could play an All-American U.S. Open.As she seeks the first Grand Slam since 1988, the top-ranked Williams might find...

August 28th, 2015 |  


Skyhawks, Knights battle to 3-all tie

Skyhawks, Knights battle to 3-all tie

ENON — The host Greenon Knights jumped out to a 2-0 lead, then saw the school’s former quarterback fly all around the goal in defense, for...

August 28th, 2015 updated: August 28th, 2015. |  


Local Sports Briefs

HIGH SCHOOLGirls TennisNorthmont 5, Fairborn 0FAIRBORN — The Skyhawks put in another solid effort, but the end result was a victory for Northmon...

August 28th, 2015 |