Sports Section :: Page 58

  • Fitness Center is open

    The Yellow Springs High School Fitness Center is open for community use Mondays, 7–9 p.m.; Wednesdays, 7–9 p.m.; and Saturdays, 10 a.m.–noon.

  • Sign up now for football in 2009

    The Yellow Springs High School and McKinney School football program is preparing early for the 2009 season. YSHS and McKinney students interested in playing football are asked to sign up now on the bulletin board across from the high school office.

  • Bulldog Sports Roundup

    The YSHS boys soccer team continued tournament play last week, beating the defending state champions, Springfield Catholic Central 1–0 on Tuesday, Oct. 21, but then falling in the District Championship game…

  • Crickets basketball program to begin

    The Crickets basketball program for girls and boys in first–third grade starts Friday, Nov. 7. The program is aimed at providing instruction on basketball fundamentals to prepare kids for recreational or traveling team programs.

  • Bulldog Sports Roundup

    Racing against 230 runners on Tuesday, Oct. 14, Jacob GunderKline grabbed a 25-second personal record along with the win at the 23rd annual John Bryan Invitational cross country meet, the largest to date. He led the Bulldogs to their third straight JBI title. (More on this race will appear in next week’s News.)

    It’s been more than 10 years since a YSHS football team has scored 47 points in a football game, let alone in the same game that their opponents scored just 40. But that was the story of the come-from-behind, late-season victory that the Bulldogs tasted on Friday, Oct. 10, against Perry.

  • Bulldog Sports Roundup

    During last Friday night’s home football game between Yellow Springs High School and Fairbanks, Ryan Newsome, left, handed the ball off to Joey Bailey for the Bulldogs. Fairbanks won the game 40–8.

    The YSHS boys soccer team clinched its third straight Metro Buckeye Conference championship last Saturday, Oct. 4, with a 4–0 win over league rival Xenia Christian. With only one MBC contest remaining for Yellow Springs, there are just two possible outcomes for the 2008 league crown.

  • Almost pro football game

    The Miami Valley Warriors will battle the Mercer County Cougars in exciting “semi-pro” football action. The game is set for Saturday, Oct. 4, at Yellow Springs High School and will begin at 7 p.m.

  • Bulldog Sports Roundup

    Joe Fugate kicked the extra point for the Bulldogs with Allen Cox holding on Friday, Sept. 26, as Yellow Springs struggled and lost 55–23 against the Waynesfield Goshen Tigers.

    Last Saturday, Sept. 27, the YSHS boys soccer team extended its unbeaten streak to seven games with a 7–0 victory over the Newton Indians. The Bulldogs are now 5–0–2 in their last seven games, 7–3–3 overall.

  • Bulldog Sports Roundup

    YSHS exchange student Anders Ingebrigtsen and senior Amelia Tarpey were named the 2008 Homecoming king and queen last Friday night., Sept. 19, at halftime ceremonies. The Bulldogs beat the Ridgemont Gophers 23–22 in an exciting Homecoming game in which the Bulldogs pulled out a last-minute win with a field goal by Joe Fugate.

    The Bulldog football team lost 33–20 to the Marion Catholic Irish on Sept. 12, but came away from the game on Friday, Sept. 19, with an exciting 23–22 Homecoming victory against the Ridgemont Gophers.

  • Bulldog Sports Roundup

    The Yellow Springs boys soccer team won 3–0 over Miami Valley School last Saturday during a home game at the high school field. Shown above is Alexis Onfrey, at right, who scored two goals. Chris Johnson added a third point to the score.

    Alexis Onfroy opened his junior season in cross country by leading the Bulldogs to victory at the 9th annual Ambassador Classic in Xenia on Saturday, Sept. 6.

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