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Mount steamrolls Centre

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From Staff Reports ALLIANCE – Mount Union showed why it is Mount Union. After Centre (Ky.) College pulled within 14-7, Mount Union’s Josh Petruccelli raced 75 yards for a touchdown on the next play and the rout was on Saturday. The Purple Raiders opened up a 51-7 halftime lead and ...

BOWLING RESULTS

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Tuesday Perennial League STANDINGS: Elks 258 30-14, Tea Cups 26-18, Paisley Pins 23-21, Emanuels 22-22, Home Depot 18-26, Barb’s Buddies 13-31. HIGH GAME: Deb Beagle 210, Dianna Landess 191, Elaine Tatgenhorst 182, Darlene Beerworth 175, Linda White 174. HIGH SERIES: Elaine ...

PREP FOOTBALL

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2018 STATE CHAMPIONSHIP GAMES at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium, Canton Thursday, Nov. 29 DIVISION II No. 3 Massillon Washington (14-0) vs. No. 1 Akron Hoban (14-0) , 7:30 p.m. ——— Friday, Nov. 30 DIVISION VI No. 1 Kirtland (14-0) vs. 3 Maria Stein Marion Local (13-1), 10 ...

Riccardo powers Beavers

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CALCUTTA—Led by a double-double from Jenna Riccardo, the Beaver Local girls basketball team opened the season with a 57-41 win over Carrollton Friday. Riccardo notched 30 points and 11 rebounds for the Beavers, while Madison Cline added 16 points. Elizabeth Kolkowski had a solid night with ...

Red Riders ready for the challenge

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FAIRMONT — Last year the road to the Class AA state football championship went through Fairmont Senior, and it is the same this year for the Weir High Red Riders. And, like a year ago, the Polar Bears are awesome. The two teams clash for the second time this year at 1:30 p.m. Saturday in ...

Weir riding high

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WEIRTON, W.Va. — There is a reason playoff games are decided on the field, and not solely by rankings. Case in point, the 2018 Weir High football team. The Red Riders entered the Class AA playoffs as the 12th seed in the 16-team tournament, and have proceeded to take care of business and ...

Youth hunters get off to a good start

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COLUMBUS — Ohio’s young hunters had a successful weekend and checked 6,563 white-tailed deer during the two-day youth gun season, Nov. 17-18, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. During last year’s youth gun season, 4,958 white-tailed deer were checked. Youth hunters ...

SPORTSBRIEFING

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Minerva needs a coach MINERVA — The resignation of Minerva head football coach Lance Willison was accepted at Monday’s board of education meeting. The Lions were 0-30 in Willison’s three seasons as head coach. He served the previous years on the Minerva staff, mostly as a defensive ...

SPORTSBRIEFING

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Hale in state semifinals POWELL — Steve Hale, a 1985 graduate of Beaver Local High School, has led the Olentangy Liberty High School football team to the Division I state semifinals a third straight season. Liberty (9-4) will play ninth-ranked Lakewood St. Edward (9-3) at 7 p.m. Friday at ...

Cavs welcome LeBron back

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CLEVELAND — The air was heavy, heaving with hatred. And when LeBron James skipped onto the Quicken Loans Arena floor on Dec. 2, 2010, with his Miami teammates, scorned Cleveland fans aimed their fury at one of their own, the kid from Akron who was shaken by the experience. James was ...