Kamela Ward speeds to 200 state title

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. — It was a big day for Oak Glen sophomore Kamela Ward at the West Virginia Class AA State Track and Field Meet on Thursday at Laidley Field. Ward triumphed in the 200-meter dash final by almost half a second in a state-championship time of 26.03. Ward won a state title ...

Tigers moving on to regional

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NEW MIDDLETOWN — United junior Kaleb Nastari is doing things we haven’t seen before. Nastari set a Division III state record in winning the 800 meters at the Springfield district meet track meet Friday. “We’ve all thought he could,” United boys coach Jordan Wrask said. “We ...

Pirates starved for hits

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PITTSBURGH — Adam Wainwright pitched seven innings of one-run ball to extend his domination of Pittsburgh, and battery-mate Yadier Molina keyed a four-run sixth inning with a two-run single as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Pirates 5-3 on Friday night. Wainwright has won 10 straight ...

Lisbon has key to sectional success

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LISBON — Lisbon completed the trifecta after rallying past Western Reserve 5-4 to win a Division IV sectional baseball title at sun-drenched Allen Dickey Field on Thursday. The Lisbon seniors won three sectional titles in their prep careers (they missed a fourth year because the 2020 season ...

Beavers, Potters strive for regional

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MILLERSBURG — Minerva senior Abby Wheeler repeated as the Division II district champion at West Holmes High School. She cleared 5-foot-1 as she took the first step to earning another state berth. Both Minerva 3200-meter relay teams also won — Hera Hoffee, Kayla Crissman, Hannah Ison and ...


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Saturday, May 21 6:55 a.m. (ESPNU) Auto racing: Formula One, practice. 8 a.m. (FS1) Fishing: Bassmaster Elite. 9 a.m. (ESPN) Golf: PGA Championship, third round. 9 a.m. (CNBC) Track and field: Diamond League meeting. 9:55 a.m. (ESPN2) Auto racing: Formula One, qualifying. 10 a.m. ...