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Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Hundley (7) avoids Cleveland Browns inside linebacker James Burgess (52) in the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)

Fate has no mercy on Browns

CLEVELAND — DeShone Kizer sat at his locker and spoke privately for several minutes with new general manager John Dorsey, who did his best to encourage the rookie. There was plenty to discuss. The Browns had blown another one. Kizer’s interception in overtime set up Green Bay’s ...

Southern Local's Tanner Utt  takes a shot against Canton Heritage on Saturday night. Also shown is teammate Tyler Roush. (Morning Journal/Patti Schaeffer)

Heritage conquers Southern

SALINEVILLE — The Southen boys basketball team dropped its first game this season to Heritage Christian 69-40 on Saturday. Jacob Joiner led the Indians in scoring with 17 points and Cameron Grodhaus with 10 points. Jayce Sloan had 11 rebounds and Max Hart had four blocks for ...

Columbiana piling up wins and milestones

MINERAL RIDGE — Columbiana girls head basketball coach Ron Moscella celebrated his 700th career basketball coaching win as the Clippers shredded Mineral Ridge 70-32 on Saturday. Moschella spent 31 years as the girls coach at Boardman before jumping to Columbiana six seasons ago. His win ...

Beaver Local tops Howland

CALCUTTA — Beaver Local came away with a 61-16 win over Howland on Saturday in a dual meet at Beaver Local High School. The Beavers completed a 3-0 weekend with the win. “It was a good weekend of wrestling for us,” Beaver Local coach Jordan Williams said. “I’m pleased with the ...

Mount Union rallies way to Stagg Bowl

OSHKOSH, Wis. — The Mount Union football team trailed for the first time this season, but there was no need to worry. Second-ranked Mount Union rallied from a 25-point deficit in the final 22 minutes to beat third-ranked Wisconsin-Oshkosh, 43-40, in an NCAA Division III semifinal ...

SPORTS BRIEFING

Baker wins for Ashland ASHLAND — Lindsay Baker, a 2017 graduate of East Liverpool High School, opened her collegiate career with a pair of victories as a freshman on the Ashland University track and field team. Baker, who won the Ohio Division II state shot put title in June, took firsts ...

SPORTS BRIEFING

Baker wins for Ashland ASHLAND — Lindsay Baker, a 2017 graduate of East Liverpool High School, opened her collegiate career with a pair of victories as a freshman on the Ashland University track and field team. Baker, who won the Ohio Division II state shot put title in June, took firsts at ...

The right caliber to fit your need

Is there any caliber more popular than the .22 rimfire? I seriously doubt it, because ammunition manufacturers produce the diminutive .22 cartridges by the millions, and maybe even billions. No one would dedicate so much manufacturing time to something that would not sell. It would just not ...

BOWLING RESULTS

High Nooners League at Tri-State Lanes STANDINGS: Mike 38.5-13.5, Teena 35.5-16.5, Michelle 33.5-18.5, Edith 30.5-21.5; Nancy 24-28, Terrie 22-30, Velma 36-30.8 HIGH GAME/SERIES MEN: Mike Price 223/596; Don Dickey 193/467; Bob Rizor 173/487; Rickie McKinnon 173 HIGH GAME/SERIES WOMEN: ...

East Liverpool’s Tre Jackson looks to get past Indian Creek’s Austin Yaich on Friday night.

Potters rally to drain Creek

EAST LIVERPOOL— East Liverpool won a nail-biter against Indian Creek 51-47 in Buckeye 8 Athletic League action on Friday night at East Liverpool Fieldhouse. In the closing minute of the game, Gabe Roach stole an Indian Creek inbounds pass and made a clutch shot from inside the key to put ...