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Monday Night Football started in Cleveland

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NOTE: As part of its celebration of its 100th season, the NFL is designating a Game of the Week, each chosen to highlight a classic matchup. For Week 2, it is the Monday night game between the Browns and Jets. To mark each Game of the Week, the AP will be reprinting its story of a classic ...

SPORTS BRIEFING

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Liberati leads Yellow Jackets WESTERVILLE — Senior linebacker Josh Liberati had a team-high 10 tackles and Baldwin Wallace scored three defensive touchdowns as the Yellow Jackets defeated Otterbein, 45-28, in an Ohio Athletic Conference opener Saturday. Liberati, a former Lisbon High ...

GOLF RESULTS

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Thursday Senior League at Eagle Pass FINAL STANDINGS: Bob Burns 138.5, Rob Wofarth 131.5, Larry Metzgar 129, Tom Boyd 126, Joe Good 121.5, Alen Jeffries 110.5,Richard Knapp 103 Lucille Karnofel 102. ACTUAL: (tied first) Rob Wolfarth/Tom Boyd 34; (second) Bob Burns 36; (third) Larry ...

Southern Local plays like hall of famers

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SALINEVILLE — On its Hall of Fame Night, the Southern Indians football team turned in a Hall of Fame-like performance, rolling to a 41-7 win over tradition-rich Steubenville Catholic Central Saturday night at Wigwam Stadium. “It’s the first time we started putting things together,” ...

Devils blocked in OT

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POLAND — The Lisbon Blue Devils fought ferociously Saturday night in their contest with Valley Christian, but a key special teams miscue and big plays doomed them in a 28-20 overtime setback to the Eagles. The loss drops the Devils to 0-3 on the season while Valley Christian improves to ...

No reason to look back for Steelers

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Contrary to what the sports talk show hosts in Pittsburgh were saying this past Monday and Tuesday, the world did not end. The sun is still rising in the east and setting in the west. Yes, the Pittsburgh Steelers lost to the New England Patriots. That was no great surprise. For the Steelers to ...

Hall, Christopher strong at Spartan Invitational

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From Staff Reports BOARDMAN — Salem junior Carly Hall and senior Hunter Christopher have run out front all season. Both had high finishes at the 34th annual Spartan Cross Country Invitational on Saturday. Hall finished second individually out of 285 Division II girls runners. She ...

Unbeaten Rebels spike Wellsville

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From Staff Reports COLUMBIANA—The Crestview volleyball team kept its undefeated season going with a 25-12, 21-25, 25-13, 25-16 win over Wellsville Saturday. The Rebels are now 12-0 overall. Molly Emch powered the Crestview offense with 16 kills, while also contributing two blocks and an ...

East Liverpool powers past Bears

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From Staff Reports NEW MANCHESTER, W.Va.—The East Liverpool boys soccer team powered past Oak Glen 5-1 on saturday. Ayden Payne led the way for the Potters with two goals and an assist. Brennan O’Hara, Jacob Myers and Izaiha Browning each added one goal. Browning also had two ...

History on Salem’s side

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EAST LIVERPOOL — You could sense the rich history when longtime Columbiana County rivals Salem and East Liverpool collided at historic Patterson Field here Friday night. The two schools have one of the longest concurrent football rivalries in Ohio high school history, dating back more than100 ...