Xenia Gazette- RSS SPORTS Feed http://xeniagazette.com/section/SPORTS http://xeniagazette.com/section/SPORTS Fri, 29 May 2015 22:27:02 EST 1800 Will Power reflects on near-victory at Indy 500 http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153782193/Will-Power-reflects-on-near-victory-at-Indy-500 DETROIT — Will Power can still revisit in his mind the last few seconds of the Indianapolis 500. Teammate Juan Pablo Montoya was within sight, but not within reach. Fri, 29 May 2015 21:26:24 EST Local Sports Briefs http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153781380/Local-Sports-Briefs COLLEGEErwin chooses Muskingum University Fri, 29 May 2015 20:46:25 EST Ex-Notre Dame player Hardy makes it official: He’s a Falcon http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153779410/Ex-Notre-Dame-player-Hardy-makes-it-official:-Hes-a-Falcon BOWLING GREEN (AP) — Former Notre Dame safety Eilar Hardy will play his one remaining year of college eligibility at Bowling Green. Fri, 29 May 2015 18:51:29 EST Browns to play intrasquad scrimmage Aug. 7 at Ohio Stadium http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153779372/Browns-to-play-intrasquad-scrimmage-Aug.-7-at-Ohio-Stadium COLUMBUS (AP) — The Cleveland Browns will play their annual intrasquad scrimmage on Aug. 7 at Ohio Stadium. Fri, 29 May 2015 18:51:26 EST Curry wants what LeBron has in Warriors-Cavaliers NBA Finals http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153779112/Curry-wants-what-LeBron-has-in-Warriors-Cavaliers-NBA-Finals Stephen Curry and LeBron James, this season's brightest stars, are taking basketball's biggest stage. Fri, 29 May 2015 18:41:23 EST Ohio’s top cyclists to converge on Xenia http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153780474/Ohios-top-cyclists-to-converge-on-Xenia XENIA — Several of the region's top competition bicyclists will wind their way around Shawnee Park's tight five-turn course for the Tour de Xenia bicycling championships on Sunday. Fri, 29 May 2015 07:46:23 EST Fletcher watches son play big-time baseball at Illinois http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153779245/Fletcher-watches-son-play-big-time-baseball-at-Illinois CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — As he spent his second season at Kankakee Community College, Casey Fletcher was about a day away from accepting the best offer he had to keep playing baseball — at Morehead State in Kentucky. Fri, 29 May 2015 06:46:26 EST New French Open challenges await Williams, Djokovic, Murray http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153779183/New-French-Open-challenges-await-Williams-Djokovic-Murray PARIS (AP) — For Serena Williams, it was a bad right elbow that led to some shaky serving and a dropped set. Fri, 29 May 2015 06:41:24 EST Golden Eagles clip Falcons http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153775108/Golden-Eagles-clip-Falcons FAIRBORN — Bellbrook baseball is going where no other Bellbrook baseball team has been. Fri, 29 May 2015 04:16:27 EST (No heading) http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153755416/ PARATRIATHLONNorman repeats as national champion Thu, 28 May 2015 17:16:25 EST Conor Daly to replace James Hinchcliffe in Detroit http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153754680/Conor-Daly-to-replace-James-Hinchcliffe-in-Detroit Associated PressINDIANAPOLIS — Conor Daly will replace James Hinchcliffe for this weekend's doubleheader in Detroit. Thu, 28 May 2015 17:01:25 EST Officials arrested in soccer corruption probe http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153754430/Officials-arrested-in-soccer-corruption-probe ZURICH — The U.S. government launched a corruption attack on soccer's global governing body Wednesday, pulling FIFA executives out of a luxury Zurich hotel to face racketeering charges and raiding regional offices in Miami. Thu, 28 May 2015 16:51:24 EST 5 SEC teams ready to start Women’s College World Series play http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153758152/5-SEC-teams-ready-to-start-Womens-College-World-Series-play OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Women's College World Series will look a lot like the Southeastern Conference tournament. Thu, 28 May 2015 07:21:24 EST Rangers, Lightning headed to crucial Game 7 http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153758060/Rangers-Lightning-headed-to-crucial-Game-7 NEW YORK — Six games into the Eastern Conference finals, the New York Rangers and Tampa Bay Lightning have taught hockey fans to expect the unexpected. Thu, 28 May 2015 07:16:24 EST Golden Eagles fired up for Falcons http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153756451/Golden-Eagles-fired-up-for-Falcons XENIA — After pulling out yet another late win in the district championship game against Cleves Taylor High School on Saturday, the Bellbrook baseball team is feeling hot. Thu, 28 May 2015 05:51:23 EST Good day for Monfils, Tsonga at French Open http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153755093/Good-day-for-Monfils-Tsonga-at-French-Open PARIS — Gael Monfils delivered one final ace, his 21st, and closed out his latest raucous, five-set victory on Court Philippe Chatrier to the delight of roaring, partisan spectators. Thu, 28 May 2015 05:11:23 EST Reds fall to Rockies 6-4, their 10th loss in past 11 games http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153757991/Reds-fall-to-Rockies-6-4-their-10th-loss-in-past-11-games CINCINNATI (AP) — A few hours after they celebrated a rare win, the Cincinnati Reds held a closed-door meeting to mull yet another loss. Wed, 27 May 2015 22:36:39 EST All eyes on Johnny as Manziel practices with Browns http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153730759/All-eyes-on-Johnny-as-Manziel-practices-with-Browns BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Except for sporting a tighter haircut under his orange helmet, Johnny Manziel looked pretty much the same. Wed, 27 May 2015 22:36:29 EST Record-setting scoring changes face of college softball http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153730607/Record-setting-scoring-changes-face-of-college-softball The pitchers' duels that once dominated college softball are less common with teams across the country scoring runs and hitting homers at unprecedented levels. Wed, 27 May 2015 17:16:27 EST Local Sports Briefs http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/153728502/Local-Sports-Briefs COLLEGECedarville's Carsyn Koch NCAA 800 meter runner-up Wed, 27 May 2015 16:26:22 EST