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Red Knights trip up Oak Glen

TORONTO — A.J. Clegg scored 23 points and Nate Karaffa added 21 to lead once-beaten Toronto to a surprisingly easy 70-58 victory over Oak Glen on Wednesday inside the George J. Kunzler gym. The Red Knights, now 9-1, fell behind early but warmed up to finish the first quarter in a 14-14 ...

BOWLING

Tigers win pair CORTLAND—The Wellsville bowling teams won a pair of matches Wednesday at Maplewood. The Tigers won the boys match 1,695-1,190 to improve to 9-2 overall and 9-0 in the TMC Valley Conference. Cole Corbin bowled a 171 high game for Wellsville to go with a 317 series. Jonathan ...

JUNIOR HIGH 

BOYS BASKETBALL Lisbon vs. Wellsville 7th Grade: Lisbon won 28-12 on Wednesday. Lisbon: Trevor Siefke 19 points. Wellsville: Hadley Tice 4 points. Columbiana vs. Leetonia 7th Grade: Columbiana won 42-14 on Wednesday. Columbiana: Ian Less 7 points, Anthony Gaglione 6 points, Tyler Meyers ...

Leetonia picks up first win

COLUMBIANA — Brock Simpson had 18 points as Leetonia won its first game of the season 59-56 against Heartland Christian on Wednesday. Ethan Hartman had 15 points for the Bears, while Ian Davis had 13 points. Leetonia is 1-7. Heartland was led by Beckett Richards with 15 points. ...

Winning one for Urban

PASADENA, Calif.— Urban Meyer says he decided to end his remarkable coaching career at Ohio State partly because of the stress inherent in this high-intensity job. After his Buckeyes blew most of a 25-point lead in the fourth quarter and had to recover a last-minute onside kick to win the ...

Meyer gets back to Rose Bowl

PASADENA, Calif. — Urban Meyer sees the Rose Bowl nestled in verdant Arroyo Seco on a sunny winter day and thinks back to the formative days of his coaching career. When he was a 20-something wide receivers coach for Colorado State back in the 1990s, Meyer interrupted a recruiting trip to ...

Steelers should know better than to count on the Browns

To go from being 7-2-1 and believing that their beloved Pittsburgh Steelers were a legitimate Super Bowl contender to standing in Heinz Field cheering for the Cleveland Browns to rally and defeat the Baltimore Ravens was a definite drop in aspirations for Steelers fans. That’s the way the ...

SPORTS BRIEFING

Rasile sets scoring mark McDONALD — McDonald junior Zach Rasile became the schools’all-time leadng scorer, but that was overshadowed by his team falling to Niles, 76-70, Friday. Rasile scored 43 points to push his career total to 1,418 points, passing the record of 1,412 set by Matthew ...

There’s still work to do

BALTIMORE — Gregg Williams has no idea whether he’s going shed the interim label and return as coach of the Cleveland Browns. It sure seems as if he wants to, though, so he can finish what he started. After replacing Hue Jackson in late October and rallying the Browns (7-8-1) to within a ...

Golden Bears press Tigers

NEW MANCHESTER, W.Va.—Oak Glen downed Wellsville 69-44 in girls basketball action Saturday. The Golden Bears improve to 4-5 overall. Wellsville falls to 0-9. Alexa Andrews and Maddie McKay each scored 14 points to lead Oak Glen. Reece Enochs added 13 points. Cameron Carlevale and ...