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SPORTS ON TV

11 a.m. (FS1) Auto Racing: NASCAR, Monster Energy Cup Series, Pocono 400, practice, at Long Pond, Pa. 11 a.m. (3, 9, 11, 21) Tennis: French Open, men’s semifinals, at Paris. 11 a.m. (NBCSN) Tennis: French Open, men’s semifinals, at Paris. Noon (ESPN2) College Baseball: NCAA Division I ...

Rotary prepares for golf scramble

The East Liverpool and Calcutta Rotary in partnership with Giant Eagle and Sparkle Markets will be holding their 28th annual Rotary Charities Golf Scramble on June 17 at the Turkana Golf Club. Tee times are available by calling Turkana at 330-382-1187. Grand Ford of East Liverpool is offering a ...

SPORTS BRIEFING

Southern HOF class announced SALINEVILLE — The 2017 class of the Salineville-Southern Athletic Hall of Fame has been announced. Members will be introduced on September 22 during halftime at the scheduled football game. The five inductees are Kip Dowling (Class of 1987, athlete and ...

SPORTS ON TV

7 a.m. (FS1) Soccer: FIFA U-20 World Cup, second semifinal, Italy vs. England, at Jeonju, South Korea. 11 a.m. (3, 9, 11, 21) Tennis: French Open, women’s semifinals, at Paris. 1:30 p.m. (ESPN2) Soccer: Women, International friendly, Sweden vs. United States, at Gothenburg, Sweden. 2 ...

Lonzo Ball works out for Lakers

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — With the ball in his hands on the Los Angeles Lakers’ home court, Lonzo Ball was exactly where he always wanted to be. Ball’s new Lakers workout gear was soaked with sweat after he went through his individual pre-draft workout Wednesday for Magic Johnson and ...

Stansbury ready to cool off hotbed

EAST LIVERPOOL — East Liverpool mixed martial artist Josh Stansbury is rolling the dice with a new training approach. The 32-year-old Ultimate Fighting Championship fighter has been in the UFC hotbed of Las Vegas lately preparing for his June 25 light heavyweight bout with Jeremy “The ...

OHSAA announces 2017 football regions and playoffs format

COLUMBUS — The Ohio High School Athletic Association has announced the football schedule format for the 2017 playoffs. New in 2017, all playoff games during the first four rounds will be played on Friday nights. The state championship games which will be played at Tom Benson Hall of Fame ...

SPORTS BRIEFING

Ruritan golf set Saturday COLUMBIANA — The Leetonia Ruritans will hold a nine-hole four-person scramble Saturday at the Valley Golf Club, with all proceeds going to their scholarship fund. Cost is $120 per team and includes one riding cart; an additional cart can be purchased for $1.25 ...

SPORTS ON TV

3 p.m. (STO) Baseball: Indians at Diamondbacks. 3:25 p.m. (ESPN2) Soccer: Men’s international friendly, Columbia at Spain. 7 p.m. (ROOT) Baseball: Pirates at Diamondbacks. 8 p.m. (ESPN) College softball: World Series, Florida vs. Oklahoma, Game 3 (if necessary). 8:30 ...

Prince, Burton go out winners

East Liverpool seniors Cyna Burton (left) and Madison Prince played in the Eastern District Senior All-Star Softball Game on Sunday in Cambridge. Prince and Burton’s team won 8-7. (Submitted Photo)