Fairborn Daily Herald- RSS SPORTS Feed http://fairborndailyherald.com/section/SPORTS http://fairborndailyherald.com/section/SPORTS Fri, 1 Aug 2014 21:49:20 EST 1800 Local Sports Briefs http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50138368/Local-Sports-Briefs Fleming nabs Late Model winXENIA — Fans of the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series saw a great night of speed Friday, at Kil-Kare Raceway. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Young harness racer edges out win for uncle http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/home_top-sports/50141876/Young-harness-racer-edges-out-win-for-uncle XENIA — For Hunter Myers, a win in Thursday's Harness Races at the Greene County Fair meant more than just doing well for himself. He was looking to make others proud. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Li Na to miss U.S. Open, Cincy http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50141411/Li-Na-to-miss-U.S.-Open-Cincy NEW YORK (AP) — Two-time major champion Li Na pulled out of the U.S. Open on Thursday because of a knee injury she said has bothered her for several months. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Johnson takes leave from PGA Tour http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50141114/Johnson-takes-leave-from-PGA-Tour AKRON (AP) — Dustin Johnson is taking a leave of absence from golf to seek help for “personal challenges,” a swift end to his season that will keep him from playing the PGA Championship, the FedEx Cup playoffs and the Ryder... Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Cabrera says goodbye to Cleveland http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50140837/Cabrera-says-goodbye-to-Cleveland CLEVELAND (AP) — Asdrubal Cabrera's voice choked with emotion and his eyes filled up with tears.For the second day in a row, the contending Indians traded a valuable veteran. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Burfict taking leader role with Bengals http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50140671/Burfict-taking-leader-role-with-Bengals CINCINNATI (AP) — Linebacker Vontaze Burfict has gone from low-risk investment to the heart of the Bengals defense in only two years. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 00:01:00 EST Indy seeking ways to draw fans http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50124743/Indy-seeking-ways-to-draw-fans INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Motor Speedway president Doug Boles keeps looking for ways to fill seats. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Fair honors Chip Noble http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/home_top-sports/50129287/Fair-honors-Chip-Noble XENIA — The first night of harness racing at the Greene County Fairgrounds was marked with tears and plenty of smiles, especially among Xenia's Noble family. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Scouts drop first game to Copperheads http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50128914/Scouts-drop-first-game-to-Copperheads XENIA — The Xenia Scouts couldn't get anything going offensively or defensively as they struggled against the Southern Ohio Copperheads, Wednesday night at Grady's Field. The Scouts dropped their first game in a three-game series,... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Indians trade Justin Masterson to Cardinals http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50127132/Indians-trade-Justin-Masterson-to-Cardinals By Tom WithersAP Sports WriterCLEVELAND (AP) — Beavercreek's Justin Masterson began the season as the Indians' ace. He'll end it with a different team in a different league. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Woods set to defend Firestone title http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50125096/Woods-set-to-defend-Firestone-title AKRON (AP) — Tiger Woods finds out over the next two weeks if his season is over or just getting started. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Youth archery event on target http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50109623/Youth-archery-event-on-target XENIA — The Greene County Fish and Game Association held an archery match for area youth July 26. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Scouts rally past Hamilton http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50114381/Scouts-rally-past-Hamilton XENIA — The Xenia Scouts have been a Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League team that has pounced on most of its opportunities this season. Tuesday night on Grady's Field, the Scouts took some seventh inning opportunities and knocked the... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Drivers duke it out in Tug-A-Truck competition http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/home_top-sports/50112157/Drivers-duke-it-out-in-Tug-A-Truck-competition XENIA — The engines might have been raging, but the competition was all friendly. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Dalton’s future with Bengals secure … for now http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50095938/Daltons-future-with-Bengals-secure--for-now CINCINNATI (AP) — Andy Dalton and the rest of the Bengals took the field for their first training camp practice, applauded by several hundred fans in the metal, temporary bleachers. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Hamilton Joes vs. Xenia Scouts tonight http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50111835/Hamilton-Joes-vs.-Xenia-Scouts-tonight XENIA — Thanks to their come-from-behind win earlier today, the Hamilton Joes will face the Xenia Scouts tonight, in the third round of the Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League baseball playoffs. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Local Sports Briefs http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50097676/Local-Sports-Briefs Elliott named All-AmericanFAIRBORN — Wright State junior pitcher Andrew Elliott has been named a Third Team All-American by the American Baseball Coaches Association. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Scouts begin playoffs today http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50095974/Scouts-begin-playoffs-today XENIA — Baseball fans will have the chance to see plenty of Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League action today at Grady's Field, on the Athlete's In Action sports complex. Two games are on tap, with the evening contest involving the... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Gordon wins his 5th Brickyard 400 http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/autoracing-sports/50095156/Gordon-wins-his-5th-Brickyard-400 INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — With a tinge of gray hair at his temples, his hat on backward and his two young children by his side, Jeff Gordon celebrated as if he was 23 years old again. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST AP source: Gordon to meet with league Aug. 1 http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50065771/AP-source:-Gordon-to-meet-with-league-Aug.-1 CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns may soon learn whether they'll have Josh Gordon this season. 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