Fairborn Daily Herald- RSS sports Feed http://fairborndailyherald.com/section/sports http://fairborndailyherald.com/section/sports Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:34:21 EST 1800 Area teams in playoff mode this week http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150268663/Area-teams-in-playoff-mode-this-week By John Bombatchjbombatch@civitasmedia.com Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:38:09 EST ‘85 Royals see similarities in present team http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150270591/85-Royals-see-similarities-in-present-team Dave SkrettaAP Sports WriterKANSAS CITY, Mo. — Bret Saberhagen was just 21 years old when the Kansas City Royals were last in the World Series. He pitched a Game 7 shutout to beat the St. Louis Cardinals. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:36:13 EST Bengals fighting Bungles past http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150270464/Bengals-fighting-Bungles-past Joe KayAP Sports WriterCINCINNATI — The Bengals won their first three games and, for a few hours, were the only unbeaten team left in the NFL. That's when the free fall started. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:36:09 EST Beavercreek bounces Fairborn http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150255683/Beavercreek-bounces-Fairborn CLAYTON — Favored Beavercreek appeared surprised by the early Fairborn goal, during Tuesday night's Division I sectional final at Good Samaritan Stadium. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:38:09 EST Schul’s gold medal remembered 50 years later http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150251354/Schuls-gold-medal-remembered-50-years-later WEST MILTON — The metal signs that once marked a great time in Bob Schul's life – and proclaimed the small rural town of West Milton as home of the Gold Medal winner in the 5,000-meter run in the 1964 Olympics – now are gone... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:17:17 EST Cutler still a slouch in City of Big Shoulders http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150255431/Cutler-still-a-slouch-in-City-of-Big-Shoulders CHICAGO (AP) — There's no truth to the rumor Jay Cutler is about to be charged with starting the Great Chicago Fire of 1871.But everything else that's gone wrong here the last five years? Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:23:06 EST Local Sports Briefs http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150211860/Local-Sports-Briefs HIGH SCHOOL SOCCERFinal Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association state high school soccer poll for 2014:BOYS Wed, 22 Oct 2014 05:17:10 EST Playoff hopes on the line in week nine http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150252409/Playoff-hopes-on-the-line-in-week-nine As the season winds down, a few area high school football teams still have hope for making the postseason. Winning out will be key in reaching the playoffs. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 04:51:11 EST OSU won’t look past Penn State http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150238124/OSU-wont-look-past-Penn-State Rusty MillerAP Sports WriterCOLUMBUS — There's always the danger of a powerhouse looking past a couple of struggling teams to the marquee game on its schedule. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:34:11 EST Keselowski doing things his way http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150238309/Keselowski-doing-things-his-way Jenna FryerAP Auto Racing Writer Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:32:12 EST Area runners advance to regionals http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150235400/Area-runners-advance-to-regionals By John Bombatchjbombatch@civitasmedia.comCLAYTON — Sarah Hites just wanted to go into Saturday's district cross country championships with tunnel vision, focusing on doing her very best. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:31:27 EST Rested or rusty, World Series begins today http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150237993/Rested-or-rusty-World-Series-begins-today Ben WalkerAP Baseball WriterKANSAS CITY, Mo. — Alex Gordon took a big rip at a batting-practice fastball, fouled it off badly into the cage, and ducked when the carom nearly hit him in the head. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:31:20 EST Knights knock off Falcons http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150237254/Knights-knock-off-Falcons By Zach Gregoryzgregory@civitasmedia.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:31:15 EST Bellbrook advances past Valley View http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150237187/Bellbrook-advances-past-Valley-View By Zach Gregoryzgregory@civitasmedia.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:30:17 EST Colts’ defense leads to role reversal vs. Bengals http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150211515/Colts-defense-leads-to-role-reversal-vs.-Bengals INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Bengals coach Marvin Lewis understands what it takes to build a stingy defense. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 16:53:07 EST Wild World Series: Perfect Royals vs tested Giants http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150211459/Wild-World-Series:-Perfect-Royals-vs-tested-Giants By Ben WalkerAP Baseball Writer Sat, 18 Oct 2014 16:47:14 EST Special teams play aids in Warriors’ relevance http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150215086/Special-teams-play-aids-in-Warriors-relevance FAIRBORN — When Shawn Lamb's Lebanon Warriors had lost three of four games, the veteran coach began preaching about relevance. He knew that his team may have taken a few lumps on its non-division portion of the schedule, but he also knew... Sat, 18 Oct 2014 11:37:09 EST Bellbrook cruises past Polar Bears http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150211674/Bellbrook-cruises-past-Polar-Bears BELLBROOK — The Golden Eagles won easily for their homecoming crowd, scoring 22 points in the first quarter of a 31-0 route of Dayton Northridge. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 05:02:09 EST Local Sports Briefs http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150211218/Local-Sports-Briefs TRACK & FIELDSchul gold medal run 50th anniversary today Sat, 18 Oct 2014 04:25:14 EST Golden Eagles get win on homecoming night http://fairborndailyherald.com/news/sports/150215085/Golden-Eagles-get-win-on-homecoming-night BELLBROOK — Some nights are just easier than others.The Golden Eagles coasted to victory for their homecoming crowd, scoring 22 points in the first quarter of a 31-0 route of Dayton Northridge (2-6). Fri, 17 Oct 2014 23:19:14 EST