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Steelers looking for answers

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There was very little for Steelers fans to smile about in the wake of Pittsburgh’s 42-37 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh on Sunday. This was just the third time in 18 years that the Steelers have lost a home opener at Heinz. The one positive was that the Steelers ...

Weir blanks Oak Glen

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WEIRTON—From the first game of this season all the way to Monday evening, Weir High boys soccer coach Matthew Kopp is constantly tweaking his lineup, seeing what works and what connections his young Red Riders can make. Monday’s contest against Oak Glen was the best so far, as the Riders ...

Potters rack up another win

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From Staff Reports RAYLAND—The East Liverpool volleyball team made quick work of Buckeye Local Monday, winning in three sets 25-13, 25-10, 25-6. The Potters run their record to 10-1 overall. Skye Stokes led the way with 12 kills, nine aces and seven assists, while Emma Ludwig provided ...

Beavers take runner-up at Terlesky Invitational

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From Staff Reports POLAND — The Beaver Local girls golf team was the Division II runner-up at the third annual Christine Terlesky Lake Club Invitational on Sunday. Youngstown Mooney won the Division II title with 359 strokes, followed by Beaver Local with 379. Columbiana was fourth with ...

SOCCER RESULTS

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Potters battle to a draw ST. CLAIRSVILLE—The East Liverpool boys soccer team battled St. Clairsville to a 1-1 draw Monday. Scoring for the Potters was Ayden Payne. Kamren Klakos had seven saves in goal. The Potters improve to 4-1-2 and currently hold the top spot in the OVAC 4A ...

PREP FOOTBALL POLL

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COLUMBUS. Ohio (AP) — How a state panel of sports writers and broadcasters rates Ohio high school football teams in the weekly Associated Press poll of 2018. by OHSAA divisions. with won-lost record and total points (first-place votes in parentheses): DIVISION I 1. Cincinnati Colerain ...

Steelers having some Chief concerns

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — Tyreek Hill turned to face the cameras when the hottest quarterback in the NFL looked up, saw a potential traffic jam and urged his Kansas City Chiefs teammate to conduct his business elsewhere. “Don’t do that here,” Patrick Mahomes said with a laugh. Hill ...

Potters down state-ranked Rebels

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From Staff Reports EAST LIVERPOOL—After a bit of a slow start, the East Liverpool volleyball team roared back and defeated state-ranked Crestview 20-25, 25-21, 25-22, 25-20. The Potters run their record to 9-1 overall, while the Rebels—who are ranked 12th in Div. III —drop their first ...

CROSS COUNTRY

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33rd annual Spartan Cross Country Invitational DIVISION II BOYS RESULTS STANDINGS (48 teams): 1. Woodridge (76), 2. Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary (100), 3. Salem (185), 4. Chardon Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin (210), 5. Minerva (264), 9. Carrollton (370), 15. Poland (500), 19. West Branch ...

Potters flood scoreboard, bury Beavers

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EAST LIVERPOOL—The multi-faceted East Liverpool attack was on full display Friday Night at Patterson Field. Quarterback Peyton Reed and his collection of weapons had a field day on offense, while the defense was stout throughout the game as the Potters laid a 48-7 beating on their rivals ...