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  • Wave track camp sees record numbers

    by - Jun 27, 2016
    GREENVILLE – A record number of track campers greeted Green Wave head track coach Bill Plessinger and his camp staff for the first of five days of track camp. “Record number,” said Plessinger. “Unofficially I think...
  • Ohio native wins Ohio Sprint Speedweek finale

    by - Jun 27, 2016
    ROSSBURG – Wooster’s Jack “The Wild Child” Haudenschild took the checkered flag in the $10,000 Ohio Sprint Speedweek Finale at Eldora Speedway Saturday night. Driving the familiar Phoenix Racing No. 59, Haudenschild took command of the...
  • Trojans host 38 boys at basketball camp

    by - Jun 23, 2016
    ARCANUM – The Arcanum Trojans basketball camp saw 38 boys taking part in the four-day camp. “If they are going to come out here in the summer for eight hours you better make sure they enjoy...
  • O’Dell leads Arcanum volleyball camp

    by - Jun 23, 2016
    ARCANUM – Arcanum held its 2016 volleyball camp under the direction of first year head coach Macey O’Dell. Assisting O’Dell at the high school level is her sister and Lady Trojans first year junior varsity coach...
  • Lady Jets youth basketball camp draws big numbers

    by - Jun 23, 2016
    PITSBURG – Abbey Moore, second year Franklin Monroe varsity girls basketball coach is pleased with the response and the progress made at the Lady Jets youth basketball camp. “We are starting with basics,” said Moore. “Just...
  • Wave youth football camp concludes outside

    by - Jun 23, 2016
    GREENVILLE – Head football coach Aaron Shaffer and his varsity coaching staff used their three day youth camp to instruct more than 35 future Green Wave football players in the basics of the game. “It has...
  • Five disqualified following Eldora’s Dirt Late Model Dream

    by - Jun 21, 2016
    CONCORD, N.C. – DIRTcar Racing officials have disqualified five drivers after failed post-race inspections at the Dirt Late Model Dream race recently held at Darke County’s Eldora Speedway. Tire samples collected from the #B5 driven by...
  • TV hosts girls basketball summer shootout

    by - Jun 20, 2016
    NEW MADISON – The Tri-Village girls basketball program hosted 11 schools from several surrounding counties at their 10th annual Lady Patriot Shootout this past Friday and Saturday. Teams traveled to Darke County from as far away as Jay...
  • Union City welcomes new boys basketball coach

    by - Jun 20, 2016
    UNION CITY, Ind. – Following school board approval last Thursday afternoon, the Union City High School Athletic Department welcomed 26-year-old David Barger as the new head coach for the upcoming boys varsity basketball season. After former...
  • Arcanum tournament played under perfect skies

    by - Jun 20, 2016
    ARCANUM – Arcanum Junior Baseball held its seventh annual Tim Todd All-Star baseball tournament June 16th – 19th under blue skies. “Big weekend,” Junior Baseball President and tournament director Randy Baker. “The weather’s turned out nice...
  • Arcanum girls down Greenville at Eldorado

    by - Jun 20, 2016
    ELDORADO – The Arcanum girls 10U Rec softball team took on the Girls from Greenville in tournament play at Eldorado and came away with a 12-4 win. “We had an excellent game,” said Arcanum coach Richard...
  • Lady Trojans conclude four-day basketball camp

    by - Jun 17, 2016
    ARCANUM – The Arcanum Lady Trojans basketball program held its four-day summer basketball camp including a former French Team Women’s Basketball Coach, Alain Boureaud leading the camp on day three. “There’s a lot of enthusiastic girls...
  • Arcanum hosts four-team scrimmage

    by - Jun 17, 2016
    ARCANUM – A young Arcanum Trojans varsity basketball team went up against two OHSAA D-I schools and a proven winner in Troy Christian. “It’s a great day to have these teams come to our place which...
  • Local couple celebrates a decade of racing

    by - Jun 16, 2016
    GREENVILLE – Sparked by passion for racing, Roger and Christina Bowersock of Greenville started Rocketship Sports Management 10 years ago as a way to organize and promote events for cycling and running enthusiasts alike.  Since starting on their race...
  • Wave interim Coach Scott Lind goes 3-0 in four-team scrimmage

    by - Jun 16, 2016
    ARCANUM – Greenville got a look at the 2017 Wave varsity basketball team in a four-team summer scrimmage along with Arcanum, Piqua and Troy Christian. Under the direction of interim coach Scott Lind, Greenville’s 2016 assistant...
  • France National Coach instructs Arcanum girls

    by - Jun 16, 2016
    ARCANUM – Day 3 of the Arcanum girls basketball camp had a former French Team Women’s Basketball Coach, Alain Boureaud leading the camp for the day. Three girls from France traveled with Boureaud to the US...
  • Greenville Youth Football Camp nears

    by - Jun 15, 2016
    GREENVILLE – The Greenville Youth Football Camp takes place at Harmon Field, home of the Green Wave varsity football team Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, June 20-22 from noon – 2:00 pm each day. “We have our...
  • Matt Light Football Camp completes 23rd successful year

    by - Jun 15, 2016
    GREENVILLE – Each June kids form Darke County and surrounding areas are invited to participate in the Matt Light All-Conference Football Camp. The camp is free and teaches kids the fundamentals of the game of football...
  • Murphy wins NCAA track title, prepares for Olympics

    by - Jun 14, 2016
    AKRON, Ohio – Darke County native, Clayton Murphy has excelled to not only a NCAA track & field champion, but he recently announced to forego his senior year and turn pro. The 2013 Tri-Village graduate won the 1500-meter title at...
  • Arcanum alum talks Buccaneers footall

    by - Jun 14, 2016
    COVINGTON – Arcanum alum and former Trojans running back Ty Cates takes over the Covington Buccs head football coaching job… a program steeped in rich tradition and success. “I’m very excited,” said Cates. “I just want...

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