Fairborn Daily Herald- RSS sports Feed http://fairborndailyherald.com/section/sports http://fairborndailyherald.com/section/sports Wed, 1 Oct 2014 14:37:45 EST 1800 Volquez looks to continue revival against Giants http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150010195/Volquez-looks-to-continue-revival-against-Giants PITTSBURGH (AP) — Edinson Volquez's renaissance began with a simple game of catch. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 09:15:09 EST Golden Eagles win SWBL title http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50809828/Golden-Eagles-win-SWBL-title BELLBROOK – Saying a new mindset and a little hard work helped the Bellbrook girls tennis team find success would be vastly understating things, but the Golden Eagles have had a season that surprised even themselves, thanks in part to a new... Wed, 1 Oct 2014 07:23:12 EST NFL says Abdullah should not have been penalized http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150008495/NFL-says-Abdullah-should-not-have-been-penalized KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The NFL said Tuesday that Kansas City Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah should not have been penalized for unsportsmanlike conduct when he dropped to his knees in prayer after an interception. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 06:46:12 EST Local Sports Briefs http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150007376/Local-Sports-Briefs Staff ReportHIGH SCHOOLSOCCERThe Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association state HS soccer poll(As of Sept. 29)BOYS Wed, 1 Oct 2014 05:39:07 EST Michigan AD apologizes for mistakes with QB injury http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150008438/Michigan-AD-apologizes-for-mistakes-with-QB-injury ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Roughly 12 hours after embattled Michigan coach Brady Hoke said he'd been given no indication that quarterback Shane Morris had been diagnosed with a concussion, athletic director Dave Brandon revealed in a... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:40:13 EST Government: NFL TV ‘blackout’ rule unsportsmanlike http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150008670/Government:-NFL-TV-blackout-rule-unsportsmanlike WASHINGTON (AP) — For years, football fans have bemoaned the rule barring NFL home games that haven't sold out from being televised in the local market.Well, you can't blame the government anymore. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:36:10 EST Olympian Michael Phelps apologizes for DUI arrest http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150008367/Olympian-Michael-Phelps-apologizes-for-DUI-arrest BALTIMORE (AP) — Olympic champion Michael Phelps apologized Tuesday for his latest brush with the law, saying he was “deeply sorry to everyone I have let down” with an arrest for DUI. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:33:12 EST Reds roster could change for 2015 http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50810350/Reds-roster-could-change-for-2015 CINCINNATI — After their offense went flat in the closing weeks of the 2013 season that ended with a wild card loss in Pittsburgh, the Reds decided they had to change.No, not the players. The batting coach. And the manager. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:16:11 EST Nats’ Storen, others get second chance http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50810583/Nats-Storen-others-get-second-chance WASHINGTON — Three years ago, Drew Storen was the confident, young closer for the Washington Nationals, a first-round draft pick who saved 43 games. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:40:12 EST Bellbrook falls to Alter http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50809584/Bellbrook-falls-to-Alter BELLBROOK – Saturday's girls high school soccer game was a physical matchup between non-league rivals Alter and Bellbrook, at Miami Valley South Stadium. Both sides were scrapping until the final whistle, and in the end it was Alter who... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:20:08 EST Gordon nabs NASCAR Dover win http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50810173/Gordon-nabs-NASCAR-Dover-win DOVER, Del. — At 43, Jeff Gordon entered the season answering questions about retirement. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:19:05 EST Rams’ biggest test up next http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50806131/Rams-biggest-test-up-next They've defeated their Greene County rival and the Ohio Heritage Conference defending champions in back-to-back weeks to establish themselves as the area's top high school football team, but Friday's game with West Liberty-Salem... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:27:10 EST Miscues malign Skyhawks http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50788604/Miscues-malign-Skyhawks FAIRBORN — The Piqua Indians took advantage of a Fairborn fumble and a slew of Skyhawk penalties to break open a 14-14 halftime tie for Friday's win at Fairborn Memorial Stadium. Sun, 28 Sep 2014 16:47:15 EST Big plays from Beavers leads to win http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50784760/Big-plays-from-Beavers-leads-to-win BEAVERCREEK — Big plays took center stage in Beavercreek's 44-27 non-league win over Dayton Dunbar (2-3). Sat, 27 Sep 2014 17:05:12 EST Local Sports Briefs http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50784112/Local-Sports-Briefs H.S. SOCCERMiami Valley Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association (MVSSCA) voting for Dayton/Miami Valley-area high school soccer teams, through Friday, Sept. 26.BOYS Sat, 27 Sep 2014 16:31:17 EST Bengals solid at bye week, could emerge better http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50775162/Bengals-solid-at-bye-week-could-emerge-better CINCINNATI (AP) — The previous time the Bengals opened a season 3-0 was 2006. They were a young team coming off a first-round playoff loss. Sat, 27 Sep 2014 09:30:12 EST Depleted Steelers sign linebacker James Harrison http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50743674/Depleted-Steelers-sign-linebacker-James-Harrison PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin called the decision to sign James Harrison “simple and easy.” Sat, 27 Sep 2014 07:15:09 EST What if? Cincinnati fans would be dancing vs OSU http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50772629/What-if-Cincinnati-fans-would-be-dancing-vs-OSU COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — No one associated with Ohio State — players, coaches or fans — wants to think what the fallout would be if an in-state opponent were to finally upset the Buckeyes. Sat, 27 Sep 2014 06:05:11 EST Europe leads 5-3 after Day 1 of Ryder Cup http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50784785/Europe-leads-5-3-after-Day-1-of-Ryder-Cup GLENEAGLES, Scotland (AP) — For the first time in eight years, Europe is ahead after the first full day of play at the Ryder Cup. Sat, 27 Sep 2014 05:07:16 EST Patti Lynn Whitt http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/50783963/Patti-Lynn-Whitt XENIA — Patti Lynn Whitt age 60, of Xenia, passed away Thursday, September 25, 2014 at her residence. She was born January 1, 1954 in Grayson, Kentucky to Boyd and Sarah (Simmons) Whitt. Sat, 27 Sep 2014 04:25:14 EST