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Raiders take second spot in first AP poll

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The South Range football team isn’t in a league this season, but the team is making a name for itself on the state level. The Raiders were voted the No. 2 team in Div. V by the Associated Press in the opening high school football media poll of the season. South Range, with quality wins ...

AP FOOTBALL POLL

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COLUMBUS (AP) — How a state panel of sports writers and broadcasters rates Ohio high school football teams in the first weekly Associated Press poll of 2017, by OHSAA divisions, with won-lost record and total points (first-place votes in parentheses): DIVISION I 1, Cincinnati St. Xavier ...

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Crestview’s Matt Nery and South Range’s Brandon Youngs chase after the ball on Monday.

Raiders sweep Rebels

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GREENFORD—The South Range boys soccer team scored three second half goals to down Crestview 3-0 Monday. The Raiders improve to 7-1 overall. The Rebels drop to 4-4-1. Logan Baer, Brandon Youngs and Luke McConnell each scored one goal for the Raiders. Reese Babuder and Canaan Johnson ...

JUNIOR HIGH

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VOLLEYBALL Lisbon vs. Wellsville 7th Grade: Wellsville won 25-16, 25-15 on Monday. Wellsville: Alana Amato 12 points, 7 aces;AnnaBelle Sluder 7 points, 4 aces. Lisbon: Hannah Graham 7 points, 5 aces, 5 digs. 8th Grade: Wellsville won 25-17, 25-17. Wellsville: Carys Douglas 13 points, 6 ...

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Beavers pick up tourney victory

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POLAND—Led by an 84 from medalist Carsyn Hoppel, the Beaver Local girls golf team came away with the Division II title at the Christine Terlesky Invitational Monday at The Lake Club. The tournament consisted of eight Div. I schools and nine Div. II schools. The Beavers finished with a ...

Potters spike it past Tigers

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WELLSVILLE—The East Liverpool volleyball team remained unbeaten by taking care of Wellsville 25-14, 25-4, 25-22 Monday. East Liverpool was led by Skye Stokes with 17 kills, 10 assists, and three aces. Kiandria Cowart had four kills and nine blocks. Terran Stacey had six kills, 21 assists ...

Indian streak extends to 19

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CLEVELAND — Unrelenting and unbeatable at the moment, the Cleveland Indians refuse to lose. With their latest overpowering win, they extended baseball’s longest winning streak since 2002 to 19 games with an 11-0 blowout of the Detroit Tigers on Monday night to move closer to a record that ...

TENNIS

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West Branch 4, United 1 BELOIT — West Branch moved to 10-1 on the season with a 4-1 win over United on Monday. West Branch is at Louisville today. FIRST SINGLES: Grace Maroscher (U) def. Marina Egli, 6-1 ,6-2 SECOND SINGLES: Lauren New (WB) def. Hannah Baker, 6-1, 6-0 THIRD SINGLES: ...

SPORTS BRIEFING

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Another ace for Ross YOUNGSTOWN—Columbiana high school golfer Taylor Ross recorded a hole in one Sunday at the Lake Club . Ross used an 8 iron on the 115 yard 5th hole during a practice round for The Terlesky Invitational. It was her second hole in one during her two years on the ...

Steelers hold off pesky Browns

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CLEVELAND—For Pittsburgh’s first road game, Antonio Brown wore a bow tie and purple and black suit embroidered with fire-breathing gold dragons. He completed his outlandish outfit with ruby red-sequined sneakers. The flashy look was both dazzling and jaw-dropping — just like Brown’s ...