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Sports Section :: Page 2

  • Bulldog sports round-up

    Shanice Wright drove down the lane past a crowd of Miami Valley to sink a lay-up during the Yellow Springs High School girls varsity basketball team’s 51–32 home loss on Thursday. Wright, who scored 10 points in the contest, currently leads the league in rebounds with 8.2 per game. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    BASKETBALL Boys win nail-biter at home The YSHS boys varsity basketball team is now 12-3 after an unexpected 38–36 hiccup at Middletown Christian early in the week and a heart-pounding 47–46 victory over Division 1 Stebbins on Saturday night. The Bulldogs led by as many as 14 in the Stebbins home game, but the Indians […]

  • Girls fall short against Miami Valley

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    The YSHS girls basketball team was outplayed at home on Thursday, where the team struggled to sink baskets.

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    SWIMMING Chick makes finals of giant meet Last weekend, the YSHS swim team competed in the 32nd Southwest Ohio High School Coaches Classic, the largest swimming invitational in the nation. There were 110 participating schools and 2,900 athletes. The top 16 swimmers in each of the events swam in the finals in Cincinnati. Sophomore Olivia […]

  • Bulldog sports round-up

    YSHS varsity cheerleaders inspired the boys team to victory at Greenon in December. From left are Mar’ria Miley, Nekyla Hawkins, Kara Edwards, Chelsea Horton, Sarah Jako, Modjeska Chavez and Jesi Worsham. Not pictured are Ashlei Kelly and Ashley Longshaw. (Submitted by Jimmy DeLong)

    BASKETBALL Best start for boys since 2010 The Yellow Springs High School boys varsity team improved to 8–2 on the season with a rugged 61–50 win over conference rival Dayton Christian on Saturday night. The 8–2 record is the best 10 game start for any Yellow Springs squad since 2010. The Bulldogs, who were coming […]

  • YSHS cheerleaders inspire 7–2 Bulldogs

    YSHS cheerleaders buoyed the YSHS boys basketball team at Greenon, where the Bulldogs came out with a 70-35 victory. From left to right are Mar'ria Miley, Nekyla Hawkins, Kara Edwards, Chelsea Horton, Sarah Jako, Modjeska Chavez and Jesi Worsham. Not pictured is Ashlei Kelly and Ashley Longshaw.

    The YSHS cheerleading squad inspired the boys team to a 7–2 season so far.

  • Jan. 8, 2015 Bulldog sports round-up

    Isaiah Taylor went up to block a Greenon player during the YSHS boys basketball team’s 70–35 away victory on Dec. 22. Taylor scored nine in the contest in which every Bulldog player made the scoresheet. (Submitted photo by Jimmy DeLong)

    Jan. 8, 2015 Bulldog sports round-up

  • Year in Review 2014: Bulldog Sports

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  • Zumba! for health of school and self

    This year’s annual Zumbathon fundraiser will take place on Saturday, Jan. 3, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Mills Lawn gym. The event will raise funds for the MLS project-based learning. Shown above is the 2011 fundraiser. (News archive photo by Megan Bachman)

    Losing weight and helping others are two common New Year’s resolutions. Area residents can get a head start on a healthy, generous 2015 by coming to a two-hour Zumba class for a good cause.

  • Bulldog sports round-up

    YSHS point guard Elizabeth Smith sped around a Springfield defender during her team’s 45–40 home victory last week. Smith led her team with 18 points. She is averaging nearly 20 points per game this season. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    BASKETBALL Boys remain undefeated The YSHS boys varsity basketball team got a big win at Xenia Christian on Friday night to remain undefeated at 4–0 (1–0). The Bulldogs destroyed the Ambassadors, 68-37, thanks in part to junior guard Devon Perry’s six three-pointers. Perry finished with a game-high 18 points, followed by Kaner Butler with 17, […]

  • YSHS boys race to 4–0 start

    The YSHS boys varsity basketball team opened its season by winning the championship title at the Ben Logan Tournament on Saturday. From left, front row, is Manager Stewart Miller, Cameron Miles, Bryce White, Jared Scarfpin, Joe Plumer and Devon Perry; back row, Assistant Coach Jordan Glaser, James Browning, Kaner Butler, JT Clark, Liam Weigand, Ethan Dewine, Isaiah Taylor, Assistant Coach Bob Crawford and Head Coach Steve Grasso. (Submitted Photo)

    On the heels of an season-opening tournament victory, the Bulldogs crushed Xenia Christian on Friday night.