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.
TIPP CITY — After cruising through six straight wins to start the season and outscoring the opposition 37-1 during that stretch, the defending Division II state champion Tippecanoe boys soccer team was ready for a challenge.
TROY — The Troy boys golf team posted its best score of the season Monday at Troy Country Club in a 156-169 victory over Stebbins.
PIQUA — The Troy volleyball team finished its first run through Miami Valley League Miami Division play Monday night, sweeping Piqua (2-7) 25-14, 25-21, 25-9 Monday at Piqua.
TROY — Troy had plenty of chances throughout Monday’s matchup against Tippecanoe — but the Trojans either couldn’t find the mark or found Red Devil goalie Ashlyn Tarzinski in the way.
TROY/PIQUA — Ryan Groff defeated Austin Hadden on the second hole of a playoff Sunday at Echo Hills, winning the championship flight of the two-day Miami County Championship golf tournament, which began Saturday at Miami Shores Golf Course.