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Meyer suspended three games

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Urban Meyer was suspended by Ohio State on Wednesday for the first three games of the season for mishandling domestic violence accusations, punishing one of the sport’s most prominent leaders for keeping an assistant on staff for several years after that coach’s wife ...

Gist part of ‘Terror’ card

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ST. CLAIRSVILLE — The much-anticipated debut of Superior Sports Promotions’ “Terror in the Hills” is only three days away as a trio of championship bouts headline the 12-fight card inside downtown Wheeling’s WesBanco Arena Saturday night. Doors open at 6, with professional boxing, ...

One more season with eight

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The Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference drew good reviews after its first season. Now the league is heading into its second campaign. “I felt like we were more evened out division wise,” Lisbon senior quarterback Logan Bell said. “You used to have these other schools that were a lot ...

Beavers blast Harrison Central

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CALCUTTA — Beaver Local bashed Harrison Central 25-17, 25-13, 25-8 on Tuesday. For the Beavers, Morgan Bouscher had seven kills and four digs. Hannah Call added nine digs and 15 points. Karlee Furman had seven aces, three kills, three digs and 17 points. Addison Guildoo had four kills and ...

Beaver girls put 11 past Huskies

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CALCUTTA — Beaver Local’s girls soccer team got the season started off on the right foot as it recorded an 11-2 win over Harrison Central on Tuesday. Leah Pancake led the way with a hat trick, while Riley Britt had two goals and an assist. Madison Cline recorded two goals. Single goals ...

New rules may limit opportunities in college

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New college football kickoff rules aimed at reducing collisions and injuries may end up hurting some players chances of getting on the field. Beginning this season, a fair catch on a kickoff inside the 25-yard line now will be a touchback. Salem High School graduate Matt Stamp and West ...

JUNIORHIGH

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United at Lisbon 7th Grade: United won 18-25, 25-21, 15-13 Monday. United, Grayson Kidder 23 points, Madilynn Lucas 8 points. 8th Grade: United won 25-23, 25-19. United, Madison Kibler 8 points, Michaela Shasteeen 4 kills, Taylor Cope 4 kills. Southern vs. Leetonia 7th Grade: Southern ...

SPORTSBRIEFING

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Tickets on sale LISBON — Presale tickets for the Malvern at Lisbon football season opener Friday will be available in the main office from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday. Presale tickets are $4 for students and $6 for adults. All tickets at the gate will be $6. Join the Stars EAST LIVERPOOL ...

Beavers third at Buckeye 8

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CADIZ — St. Clairsville took the first round of the Buckeye 8 Athletic League golf championship on Monday at Cadiz Country Club. St. Clairsville registered a 326, while Harrison Central shot a 347 in second place. Individually, St. Clairsville’s duo of Brendan Vucelich and Jacob ...

Potters march past Big Red

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STEUBENVILLE —East Liverpool’s Skye Stokes had 16 kills and nine aces as the Potters ripped Steubenville 25-20, 25-15, 25-13 on Monday. Emma Ludwig had seven kills, seven blocks and five aces. Sharnae Wilson recorded four kills and four blocks, while Terran Stacey added four kills, two ...