Bethel pulls away for 1st win: Week 4 high school football roundup

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 posts 2nd straight shutout, improves to 4-0

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.

Red Devils celebrate first win over Trojans since 1939

TROY — Tippecanoe celebrated its first victory over Troy in 81 years.

Tipp boys remain unbeaten, blank Sidney: Thursday soccer/volleyball roundup

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 tennis sweeps West Carrollton: Thursday tennis/golf roundup

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.

Fort Loramie hands Covington 1st loss, takes charge of CCC with 41-7 win

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.

Two battles between undefeated teams highlight Week 4’s football games

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 girls soccer snaps losing streak: Wednesday sports roundup

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 boys golf knocks off Fairborn: Tuesday golf/tennis roundup

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.

Tipp sweeps Piqua Invitational: Tuesday cross country/volleyball roundup

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.