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Potters well represented on OVAC coaching staff

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MARTINS FERRY — Putting together the rosters for the Ohio Valley Athletic Confererence Rudy Mumley All-Star Charity Football Classic can be a tough ordeal. Usually, that refers to the players. However, Ohio head coach Karl Justus had his challenges in putting together a coaching staff, ...

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One last time for East Liverpool teammates

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EAST LIVERPOOL — Before continuing their respective careers in college, East Liverpool quarterback Austin Mayfield and lineman Freddie Plum are enjoying one last chance to play high school football together as they continue practice for the 38th annual Penn-Ohio Stateline Classic Thursday at ...

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Stansbury suffers TKO OKLAHOMA CITY — Josh “The Sandman” Stansbury of East Liverpool didn’t make it out of the first round at Ultimate Fighting Championship’s Fight Night 112 on Sunday. Jeremy “ The Grizzly” Kimball of Colorado Springs, Colo., scored a technical knockout at 1:21 ...

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Rosters set for OVAC All-Star Game

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MARTINS FERRY—The venue is set. And now the rosters are set. It’s full steam ahead, at this point, for the 72nd annual OVAC Rudy Mumley All-Star Charity Football Classic, which will kick off at 7:15 p.m. on Saturday, July 22 at Martins Ferry’s Dave Bruney Football Complex. Barring ...

Weather impacting Legion baseball season

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STEUBENVILLE — Baseball is at the mercy of Mother Nature. For the most part, the weather during the 2017 Legion baseball season has been pretty good, but there have still been some inclement weather resulting in games being rained out. Steubenville Post 33 has played more than 20 games so ...

Area standouts excited to represent their schools

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While many of the players suiting up for the 38th annual Penn-Ohio Stateline Classic have the chance to experience the game with their high school teammates, six area standouts are representing their schools alone. “At first it was kind of strange being the only one from East Palestine ...

Grimm picked to lead Southern

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SALINEVILLE — The Southern Local High School varsity boys basketball team has a new leader on the court as Gerard Grimm joins as head coach. Grimm was hired this month by the school board and comes to Southern by way of Crestview High School, where he served as a varsity assistant coach for ...

Hall of Fame bat has roots in Salem

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LOUISVILLE — When Cincinnati Reds utility player Scooter Gennett became just the 17th player in Major League Baseball history to hit four home runs in a game on June 6, he did it with a bat that came from Louisville — just not the one most baseball fans think of. Gennett’s historic bat ...

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