First quarter dooms Aviators versus Running Rams

TROTWOOD — The Butler Aviators knew that to upset the state-ranked Trotwood-Madison Rams, they would need to slow the high-flying Ram offense. They did just that - in the final three quarters.

Verdes wins 100th match

Congratulations to Butler wrestler Matt Verdes who won his 100th career match on January 24 at Fairmont High School. In the double dual, Verdes defeated wrestlers from Fairmont and Miamisburg at 138 pounds.

Hardrick receives Gene Klaus scholarship

DAYTON — The Southwest District Board held its 25th Annual Scholar-Athlete Reception on Tuesday, June 19 at the Dayton Marriott.

Staying focused key for Trojans

TROY — When he’s not coaching football, Matt Burgbacher spends the better part of his day teaching algebra and geometry to students at Troy High School.

T-Bolts post five run victory over Wayne

HUBER HEIGHTS — A pair of Warriors errors and two Northmont hits enabled the Thunderbolts to jump out to an early 1-0 lead Friday at Wayne en route to a 7-2 victory.

Butler holds off Troy, 58-50

By Josh Brown