Xenia Gazette- RSS SPORTS Feed http://xeniagazette.com/section/SPORTS http://xeniagazette.com/section/SPORTS Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:08:38 EST 1800 Local Sports Briefs http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50645669/Local-Sports-Briefs COLLEGEMarauders fall in HBCUX ClassicNASSAU, BAHAMAS — Daveonn Porter ran for two touchdowns and Texas Southern beat Central State 30-16 Saturday. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 11:03:18 EST Patriots tough in Centerville loss http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50642960/Patriots-tough-in-Centerville-loss By Zach Gregoryzgregory@civitasmedia.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 11:03:14 EST Rams area’s lone undefeated team http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50646367/Rams-areas-lone-undefeated-team By John Bombatchjbombatch@civitasmedia.comAnd then there was one. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 11:02:10 EST Eagles’ Kelly, Indy’s Luck familiar from college http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50611643/Eagles-Kelly-Indys-Luck-familiar-from-college PHILADELPHIA (AP) — For now, Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly is up on Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck in head-to-head matches. Sun, 14 Sep 2014 05:58:16 EST Unclear future for guarantee games in playoff era http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50623946/Unclear-future-for-guarantee-games-in-playoff-era These first few weeks of the college football season feature dozens of so-called “guarantee games” with smaller programs collecting big paychecks by hitting the road for games against major-conference teams. Sat, 13 Sep 2014 18:01:13 EST Buckeyes have dominated games vs in-state schools http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50611559/Buckeyes-have-dominated-games-vs-in-state-schools COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — After this season, Ohio State only has two games scheduled against other teams from the state. Sat, 13 Sep 2014 17:55:11 EST Many obstacles stand in Rice’s path to a comeback http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50623844/Many-obstacles-stand-in-Rices-path-to-a-comeback It's an enduring fact of life in the NFL: If a player has talent, a team will find a place for him, no matter how bad his off-the-field profile might be. Sat, 13 Sep 2014 17:51:13 EST Beaver backs run wild on Fairborn http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50626869/Beaver-backs-run-wild-on-Fairborn FAIRBORN — The Fairborn Skyhawks had a rough time containing the Beavercreek running game and protecting the ball on offense, Friday night at Skyhawk Stadium. The Beavers, hungry for their first win, attacked the defensive line and ran up and... Sat, 13 Sep 2014 12:47:09 EST Bengals get chance to stop Falcons, another hot QB http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50615300/Bengals-get-chance-to-stop-Falcons-another-hot-QB CINCINNATI (AP) — Aaron Rodgers. Tom Brady. Matthew Stafford. Andrew Luck. Philip Rivers. Joe Flacco. Ben Roethlisberger.Cincinnati stopped all of them last season on the way to an AFC North title. Sat, 13 Sep 2014 11:07:10 EST Local Sports Briefs http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50623081/Local-Sports-Briefs SOFTBALLFairborn Recreation Department softball standings (Through Sept. 11)TUESDAY Sat, 13 Sep 2014 04:59:14 EST Moeller muscle too much for Xenia http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50623407/Moeller-muscle-too-much-for-Xenia XENIA — There's a reason why the Cincinnati Moeller Crusaders are the two-time defending Division I state football champions. They showed exactly why on Friday night, in a lopsided road win at Cox Stadium. Sat, 13 Sep 2014 01:36:10 EST Two-time defending champ Moeller rolls over Xenia http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50626469/Two-time-defending-champ-Moeller-rolls-over-Xenia XENIA — It's one thing to face the best Division I high school football team in the state and try to beat them on your own field. Sat, 13 Sep 2014 00:26:13 EST Local Sports Briefs http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50611799/Local-Sports-Briefs Kentucky State and Central State to play 31st Circle City Classic® Fri, 12 Sep 2014 18:06:12 EST George apologizes for Twitter comments on Ray Rice http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50610252/George-apologizes-for-Twitter-comments-on-Ray-Rice INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — NBA star Paul George got the message quickly Thursday. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 16:49:11 EST Beavers wins behind Williams hat trick http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50611816/Beavers-wins-behind-Williams-hat-trick BEAVERCREEK — The Beavers showed why they're leading the GWOC Central and are consistently near the top of area soccer polls Thursday night at Frank Zink Field. Beavercreek scored early and often, defeating Hilliard Bradley... Fri, 12 Sep 2014 06:07:05 EST Prep Football Schedule http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50610781/Prep-Football-Schedule — Bellbrook (0-2) at Buckeye Valley (1-1), Delaware, Ohio— Springfield Shawnee (0-2) at Carroll (2-0), Carroll Stadium— Beavercreek (0-2) at Fairborn (1-1), Memorial Stadium, Fairborn MS Fri, 12 Sep 2014 05:15:08 EST Pistorius not guilty of murder but was negligent http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50610503/Pistorius-not-guilty-of-murder-but-was-negligent PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — During his trial, Oscar Pistorius sometimes retched and sobbed. The double-amputee Olympian sobbed again on Thursday, this time in apparent relief as a judge said the evidence did not support a murder conviction for... Fri, 12 Sep 2014 04:59:10 EST Cueto outlasts Lynn as Reds beat Cardinals 1-0 http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50610376/Cueto-outlasts-Lynn-as-Reds-beat-Cardinals-1-0 CINCINNATI (AP) — St. Louis's drive toward a Central Division championship hit a Cincinnati speed bump. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 04:54:08 EST Hawks discipline GM Ferry for racist comments http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50580129/Hawks-discipline-GM-Ferry-for-racist-comments ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Hawks CEO Steve Koonin said Tuesday he is sticking with Danny Ferry even though the team's new majority owner wants the general manager to be fired. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:03:14 EST Tired Buccaneers sweep Greeneview http://xeniagazette.com/news/sports/50599131/Tired-Buccaneers-sweep-Greeneview XENIA — Tired experience beat youthful enthusiasm in three sets Wednesday night at Xenia High School. The host Buccaneers, playing in their third match of the week, claimed a 25-19, 25-18, 25-15 win over Greeneview. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:02:10 EST