Articles by YS News Staff :: Page 148

  • Pirates still top the Minors

    The Pirates remain at the top of the Minor league standings after three weeks of play through Saturday, June 21, with a record of 5 – 1, despite taking their first loss last week at the hands of a talented Indians team, who is one game back at 3-1. The two teams met for the […]

  • Challenger soccer camp success, fun

    The Yellow Springs Soccer Inc. hosted third annual British Soccer Challenger Sports Soccer camp was a terrific success, according to organizer Lauren Miller. Sixty-one kids, mostly from the Yellow Springs area, improved their soccer skills by learning a variety of new techniques, enhancing those already known and having plenty of fun while doing it.  Five coaches from Great Britain led the week-long camp held at Yellow Springs High School. Mild summer temperatures without rain cooperated to set the stage for perfect conditions. The kids, ages 6 to 17, maintained their enthusiasm, energy and good sportsmanship throughout the entire week. The weather and the kids couldn’t have been better, Miller said. Pictured above are, from left, William Gregor, Rhona Marion, Jack Runyon, Eric Romohr and Calloway Skwerski.

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  • Russel H. Miller

    Russel H. Miller died on Saturday, June 28, in Mercy Hospital, Springfield. He was 88. He was born at home near Clifton on January 29, 1920, to Walter and Myrtle (Star) Miller.

  • Douglas Scott

    Douglas Scott

    Douglas Scott, born on the fourth of July, 1917, in Boston, Mass., died peacefully on Monday, June 23, in his home in Yellow Springs. He was 90 years old.

  • Pirates lead Minor League

    The Pirates brought their lead to 3–0 in the Minor Leagues last week, as the Dragons defeated the Cubs 11–2 on Monday, June 9, while the Reds notched their first win of the season by overcoming the Dragons 8–7 on Wednesday, June 11.

  • Sea Dog practice begins

    The summer swim team program has started at Gaunt Park pool. Practices are at 9 a.m. for ages 11 and up; and 10 a.m. for ages 10 and under. Fees are $75 for individuals and $100 for families. Registration materials and meet schedules are available at practice.

  • Gym open for girls

    The Yellow Springs High School girls basketball program will offer open gym for girls every Tuesday and Thursday, 4:30–6:30 p.m., at the high school gym.

  • Bulldog sports roundup

    The four athletes representing Yellow Springs High School at this past weekend’s state track meet at the Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium in Columbus brought home five medals and a lot of pride for their strong showing in the Division III events.

  • Bea Robinow memorial

    A memorial service for Bea Robinow will be held at 1 p.m., on Sunday, June 15, at Friends Care Assisted Living Center.

  • Mary Jane Van Eaton

    Mary Jane Van Eaton, formerly of Xenia, died June 4, at Friends Care Center, in Yellow Springs. She was 85. She born in Sylvania, Ohio, on May 16, 1923, to John “Jack” and Isabel (Dean) Velzy.

  • Ninabelle Upchurch

    Ninabelle (Artis) Upchurch died on Friday, June 6, at Community Hospital in Springfield. She was 81. She was born on Oct. 14, 1926, in West Liberty, the third child born to Alvie C. and Hazel Louise (Clark) Artis.

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