Xenia Gazette- RSS SPORTS Feed http://xeniagazette.com/section/SPORTS http://xeniagazette.com/section/SPORTS Sat, 25 Apr 2015 04:51:13 EST 1800 Skyhawks walk by Carroll http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153108365/Skyhawks-walk-by-Carroll FAIRBORN — Carroll coach Mike Sheets scoffed when he was asked if Thursday's bitter cold and windy weather had played a factor in the Patriots' high school baseball game with Fairborn. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 13:46:24 EST Dispute resolved over Mayweather-Pacquiao fight tickets http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153085852/Dispute-resolved-over-Mayweather-Pacquiao-fight-tickets LAS VEGAS (AP) — A dispute over tickets to the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao fight was settled Wednesday, clearing the way for a limited number of seats to be sold to the public. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 20:51:21 EST Antley named to Horse Racing Hall http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153035062/Antley-named-to-Horse-Racing-Hall SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — Chris Antley, the late jockey who twice won the Kentucky Derby, was elected to the National Museum of Racing's Hall of Fame on Monday with thoroughbreds Lava Man and Xtra Heat and trainer King Leatherbury. They... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 19:46:23 EST Faldo to make final British Open appearance http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153034985/Faldo-to-make-final-British-Open-appearance ST. ANDREWS, Scotland — Three-time British Open champion Nick Faldo will make his final appearance at the tournament at St. Andrews this year. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 19:41:23 EST Tebowmania begins in Philadelphia http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153034787/Tebowmania-begins-in-Philadelphia PHILADELPHIA — Tebowmania swept through Philly before Tim Tebow's return to the NFL even became official. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 19:31:22 EST Bengals Jones fully recovered from ankle surgery http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153034666/Bengals-Jones-fully-recovered-from-ankle-surgery CINCINNATI — Receiver Marvin Jones was fully recovered from ankle surgery as the Cincinnati Bengals opened their offseason workouts on Monday, a huge boost for an offense that spent most of last season without some of its top pass... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 19:26:25 EST Cavs bench key to ‘Big 3’ success http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153034538/Cavs-bench-key-to-Big-3-success INDEPENDENCE — For all their talent and celebrity, the Cavaliers' “Big 3” can't win an NBA title by themselves.Not without help from Cleveland's reserves — those other guys. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 19:21:25 EST Ko returns to Lake Merced to defend Swinging Skirts crown http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153085801/Ko-returns-to-Lake-Merced-to-defend-Swinging-Skirts-crown DALY CITY, Calif. (AP) — Lydia Ko looks back at the year she's had since winning her first LPGA Tour event as a pro and credits the great golf she played at Lake Merced with helping to launch her young career. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 08:51:22 EST White Sox shut out Indians 6-0 http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153085751/White-Sox-shut-out-Indians-6-0 CHICAGO (AP) — Jeff Samardzija wound up in the win column for the first time with the Chicago White Sox, helped by a couple of big swings Jose Abreu took against Corey Kluber. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 08:46:24 EST Scouts announce 2015 baseball schedule http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153085153/Scouts-announce-2015-baseball-schedule XENIA — The Great Lakes Summer Collegiate Baseball League and the Xenia Scouts baseball organization released the team's 2015 baseball schedule this week. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 08:16:23 EST Rams brave weather to beat Knights http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153084021/Rams-brave-weather-to-beat-Knights ENON — With 40-degree temperatures and gusty winds, you might think it would be uncomfortable to play tennis.It was. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 07:16:23 EST Diverse Bulldogs net tennis fun http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153083281/Diverse-Bulldogs-net-tennis-fun YELLOW SPRINGS — Dressed in attire more befitting of a figure skating coach or a ski instructor, Yellow Springs boys tennis coach Donna Silvert encouraged her players to continue to play hard, despite Wednesday's cold temperature and high... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 06:41:34 EST Price sorry for cussing, not the message http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153061261/Price-sorry-for-cussing-not-the-message MILWAUKEE — Cincinnati manager Bryan Price is sorry for using foul language in a pregame tirade. Everything in between the bad words remains fair game. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 00:36:23 EST Timely hits earn Bellbrook a win http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153059569/Timely-hits-earn-Bellbrook-a-win BELLBROOK — With the pace of the game as brisk as the wind that whipped around Bellbrook High, the host Golden Eagles defeated Southwestern Buckeye League, Southwestern Division foe Eaton, 4-2, in less than an hour and a half. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:41:28 EST Local Sports Briefs http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153053574/Local-Sports-Briefs HIGH SCHOOLBASEBALL Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:41:23 EST Marauders defense shines http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153031083/Marauders-defense-shines WILBERFORCE — The Central State University defense took center stage on Saturday in the Maroon vs. Gold Spring Game at McPherson Stadium. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 17:26:24 EST Buckeyes have some questions, but far more exclamation marks http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153000273/Buckeyes-have-some-questions-but-far-more-exclamation-marks COLUMBUS — Ohio State won the inaugural College Football Playoffs championship in January, yet the Buckeyes do not utter the word “repeat” around their spring practices. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 22:01:23 EST Buckeyes remain team to beat http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/152978749/Buckeyes-remain-team-to-beat The Big Ten's reputation as an underachieving football conference is so 2014. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 21:46:22 EST Manny Pacquiao fights back at Mayweather’s “reckless” jabs http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/152955518/Manny-Pacquiao-fights-back-at-Mayweathers-reckless-jabs LOS ANGELES (AP) — Manny Pacquiao intends to put on a show when he faces Floyd Mayweather Jr. in 2 1/2 weeks. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 21:21:23 EST Derby Top 10: A photo! Dortmund over American Pharoah http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/152924362/Derby-Top-10:-A-photo-Dortmund-over-American-Pharoah Too close to call?Take your pick: Dortmund, American Pharoah or American Pharoah, Dortmund. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 16:36:27 EST