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Beavercreek boys win again

BEAVERCREEK — Caleb Russell had three goals and an assist to lead Beavercreek to a 9-1 non-league boys high school soccer win over Northwestern, Oct. 12.

Kevin Davis had two goals, while Joseph Butman, Pete Schneider, Cameron Ryan, and Ryan Wightman each had one goal. Assists came from Schneider, Vaughn Ernst (2), Ryan Davis, and Dominic Calabrese.

‘Creek boys win GWOC East

CENTERVILLE — Dominic Calabrese scored twice and Joshua Fleck added a goal and an assist as Beavercreek beat Greater Western Ohio Conference foe Centerville, 3-1, to win the National East Division boys high school soccer title Oct. 10. Other assists came from Joseph Butman and Vincent Peden. Beavercreek (12-0-2 overall, 8-0 GWOC), has won or shared the boys soccer division title seven straight years, according to the GWOC website.

Beavers bop Skyhawks

FAIRBORN — Beavercreek beat Fairborn, 25-13, 25-12, 25-9, in girls high school volleyball Oct. 10. Kayleigh Finlayson had seven kills and six digs, while Hani Sampson had 10 digs for the Skyhawks. Beavercreek is 18-3 overall and 9-2 in the Greater Western Ohio Conference’s National East division, while Fairborn is 8-13 overall and 7-6 in the GWOC American South. The Skyhawks can win the South division with a win over Xenia, Thursday, Oct. 12 or a loss by Stebbins at West Carrollton the same night.

Lacrosse clinic at BHS

BEAVERCREEK — The Beavercreek High School Men’s Lacrosse is sponsoring a free new player lacrosse clinic, from 4:30-6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 15 at Beavercreek High School. The clinic is open to all new male players in grades K-8. Players should bring a stick, if they have one. Registration is required. Go to www.beavercreeklacrosse.com for details and to register.

Beginner archery clinic

BEAVERCREEK — Beavercreek Parks Department is offering a Beginner Archery Clinic, Saturday, Oct. 21 at Wartinger Park Barn. The adult clinic is 10 a.m to 12 p.m. and the family clinic (age 10 and up) is 1-3 p.m. Youths age 10-17 must be accompanied by an adult 21 years or older.

This clinic is appropriate for beginner archers with little to no experience. A certified archery instructor will teach participants safe archery procedures, basic equipment use, the basics of shooting a bow and arrow, and time to practice will be provided. Equipment will be provided by the Ohio Division of Wildlife. Cost is $7, $10 for pair of residents, $12 non-residents. Call 937-427-5514 for more information.

Wounded Warriors to play at WSU

FAIRBORN — The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team (WWAST) is playing two exhibition games Saturday, Oct. 14, at Ron Nischwitz Baseball Stadium at Wright State University.

The first game starts 1 p.m. as the Wounded Warriors take on military all-stars from Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. The second game starts 3:30 p.m. and and features the WWAST against all-stars from the Dayton Legends Softball Club.

All the day’s events are fundraisers for the new Fisher House being built on the grounds of the Dayton VA Medical Center and Honor Flight – Dayton, two of the area’s most respected veterans-based organizations. Tickets are $5 and are available by sending an e-mail to dayton_softball@hotmail.com.

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