BRANDT — Twin Valley South cut Bethel’s lead to only one point early in the third quarter, but the Bee defense forced a safety to give the team some breathing room and Bethel (1-3) pulled away for a 34-13 victory Friday night at home — the team’s first win of the season.
PIQUA — For a half, Friday’s matchup between undefeated Piqua and Stebbins was every bit as tight as the team’s matching records made it out to be.
TROY — Tippecanoe celebrated its first victory over Troy in 81 years.
SIDNEY — The Tippecanoe boys soccer team won its eighth straight Thursday, traveling to Sidney and posting a 4-0 shutout to improve to 8-0 on the season.
PIQUA — Piqua’s tennis team hit the .500 mark at 7-7 on the season, winning its second straight and third of its last four with a 5-0 victory over West Carrollton.
COVINGTON — Covington began Thursday’s matchup of unbeatens against two-time defending Cross County Conference champion Fort Loramie by marching the ball down the field on an impressive touchdown drive.
MIAMI COUNTY — With the playoff pecking order beginning to take shape as the shortened season crosses into its second half, Week 4’s slate offers plenty of big high school football games — including one later tonight.
TROY — The Troy girls soccer team — the defending Miami Valley League Miami Division champion — had lost its last three straight and gone 0-3-1 in its last four games, falling behind 2.5 games behind this year’s division leaders.
PIQUA — The Piqua boys golf team (3-6, 2-6 Miami Valley League Miami Division) snapped a two-match losing streak Tuesday at Echo Hills, defeating Fairborn 186-221.
PIQUA — Running against the same teams week in and week out has meant not much has changed for the Miami Valley League’s cross country teams from meet to meet.