Greene County News



Fairborn blanks Greenville

FAIRBORN — Lauren Thomas scored three times and assisted on two goals as Fairborn defeated Greenville, 8-0, in girls soccer Sept. 13. Mikayla Baughman, Jodee Austin, Abby Knaub, Taryn Foster and Lauren Murry also scored for Fairborn (3-5). Assists came from Duncan, Knaub, Baughman, Amanda Floyd, Hannah Baumgardner and Hannah Johnson.

Fairborn plays at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 16 at West Carrollton.

Fairborn netters lose to Stebbins

FAIRBORN — The Fairborn tennis team was much-improved Sept. 13 in a 3-2 loss to Stebbins.

Paige Murry played one of her best matches, according to coach Doug Coy, winning 7-5, 7-6 (9-7) at first singles. The No. 2 doubles team of Rita Chien and Abby Lafferty remained undefeated with a 6-1, 6-1 win. Tiana Thomas lost, 4-6, 0-6, at second singles and Makayla Lyons lost, 2-6, 3-6, at third singles. The first doubles team of Amanda Wilson and Katelyn Byczkowski lost, 1-6, 3-6.

Bellbrook falls to M-U

BELLBROOK — Hunter Turner shot a 46 for Bellbrook in a 188-199 loss to Milton-Union Sept. 13. Gabe Hine shot 50, Benton Miller 51, and Ryan Wehner 52.

Cedarville wins tri-meet

CEDARVILLE — Cedarville won a tri-meet with South Charleston Southeastern and Greenon Sept. 13 at Locust Hills Golf Course, to improve to 8-6 in the Ohio Heritage Conference. Cedarville and Southeastern each shot 163, while Greenon shot 175. Cedarville had the tiebreaker based on the fifth-lowest scorer on the teams.

Noah Myers and Adam Wood each shot 38 for Cedarville, Jate Bradley had a 40, and Caleb Smith and Mitch Rogers each shot 47. Rogers was the last one off so his score produced the tiebreak win.

According to coach Jeff Gilbert, this is Cedarville’s best overall team performance in many years.

Greeneview golfers win again

JAMESTOWN — Mason Witt survived the poor weather and shot a 36 to lead Greeneview to a win in a tri-meet Sept. 13. Greeneview shot 193, followed by North Lewisburg Triad (195), and Springfield Catholic (205).

Levi Bradds shot 50, Matt Hovan 52, Detric Hovan 55, Bryce Hudson 56, and Tye Frost 57.

Brumbaugh Athlete of the Week

CEDARVILLE — Yellow Jacket junior Matt Brumbaugh is the first Great Midwest Athletic Conference men’s tennis Athlete of the Week for the 2017-18 campaign, the league announced on Sept. 13

The West Milton native helped Cedarville to a 9-0 victory Sept. 6 at West Virginia State in its season opener. Brumbaugh cruised to a 6-0, 6-0 win at No. 1 singles. That came after an 8-1 victory at No. 1 doubles alongside partner Jonathan Class. Brumbaugh improved his singles career record to 28-21. A total of 38 of those matches have been played at the top position. He squared his career doubles record to 26-26 with all but nine of those against No. 1 opponents.

Jackets jump in poll

CEDARVILLE — Cedarville University is rated No. 9 in the first NCAA Division II Women’s Cross Country National Coaches’ Poll of the season as of Sept. 13.

The ranking is conducted by the US Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association. The Lady Jackets moved up three spots from their No. 12 position in the preseason poll. CU is one of six schools from the Midwest Region appearing in the Top 25. Defending national champion Grand Valley State (Mich.) is No. 1. Also included are No. 5 Southern Indiana, No. 13 Northern Michigan, No. 14 Hillsdale (Mich.), and No. 21 Malone. Lewis (Ill.), Bellarmine (Ky.), and Walsh all received votes.

Cedarville is scheduled to host the 27th Annual Friendship Invitational Saturday, Sept. 16 at the Elvin R. King Cross Country Course.

Fairborn Fall Softball Standings

FAIRBORN — Standings from the first week of the Fairborn Parks and Recreation Fall softball league.


Men’s D League

1.(tie) Dayton Jets/Yeah Man Trucking, Springfield Hitmen, Top Dog Saloon (2-0); 4.(tie) #CollinStrong, Jamie’s Tires, Longshots (0-2)

(League tie-breaking rules not applied.)

Fairborn, Stebbins hosting food drive

FAIRBORN — Students from Fairborn and Stebbins high schools have organized a “Football for Food” campaign to help stock food pantries in the Fairborn and Riverside areas. The food drive will take place in the days leading up to the Thursday, Sept. 28 football game between the two schools.

Pep Rallies will be held at Fairborn City Schools Sept. 12-15. The event will end with Fairborn’s Homecoming Game, which will be held at 7 p.m. Sept. 28. The food will be presented and financial donors will be recognized at halftime.

Learn-To-Row class

MORAINE — The Dayton Boat Club adult rowing program will host its learn-to-row class Friday through Sunday, Sept. 15-17, at the club’s boathouse on East River Road.

The three-session on-water class covers terminology, safety, stroke technique, equipment use and care, and sweep rowing in an eight-oared racing shell. Sessions are 6-8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 15; 9-11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 16; and 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 17. The course is $100 per person, which is deducted from a rower’s seasonal dues if he or she joins the novice team following the course. Each participant should wear comfortable but not loose-fitting exercise clothes and bring a water bottle, a pair of socks and a small towel. For information or to register, visit


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