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SPORTS BRIEFING

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Beaver Local netters win CALCUTTA — Beaver Local’s girls tennis team opened the season with a 3-2 win over Claymont 3-2 on Saturday Beaver Local will play at Salem on Thursday. FIRST SINGLES: Katherine Host (C) def. MaryQuinn Cook 6-4, 6-0. SECOND SINGLES: Marissa Anderegg (C) ...

GOLF RESULTS

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Brittain Motors League at East Palestine Country Club TEAM WINNERS (4 man, 2 ball): Mike Henderson, Jerry Conner, Bob Burns, Sam Colundrella SKILL WINNERS: Clarke Wolfe (No. 1), Sam Colundrella (No. 4), Terry Lipp (No. 5 and 9) SKINS: Clark Wolfe (No. 1), Bob Burns (No. 3), Sam Colundrella ...

Maryland puts Durkin on leave

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COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Maryland placed head coach DJ Durkin on administrative leave Saturday while the school scrutinizes allegations of poor behavior by the football staff, apparent misdeeds that came to light following the death of a player. In an open letter, athletic director Damon Evans ...

Hot Stove state champs celebrate 50 years

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Today marks the 50th anniversary of the Salem WSOM-Lease Drug Class D Hot Stove state championship. That team was the first Salem Hot Stove team to win a state championship. Members of the 1968 Salem WSOM-Lease Drug team were (front, from left) Ron Whitehill, Joe Wilson, Val Altomare, John ...

Blue Devils sink Bulldogs

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NEGLEY — Lisbon’s golf team was on target with a 182-226 win over East Palestine on Friday at the East Palestine Country Club. For Lisbon, Austin Craig shot a 42, Blayne Brownfield 45, Jeremy Bricker 49 and Josh Entrikin 52. For East Palestine, Ricky Bell had a 50, Payton Sherry 53, ...

Beavers gain win over Bears

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CALCUTTA — Beaver Local’s boys golf team moved to 2-0 with a 153-187 victory over Oak Glen on Thursday at Beaver Meadows. For the Beavers, Luke Eyster had a 36, Grant Hall 37, T.J. Wilson 40 and Sky Pappas 40. For the Golden Bears, Josh Cline had a 43, Jacob Gittings 47, Caleb Cline 48 ...

Attendance rises

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COLUMBUS — The Ohio high school baseball and softball state tournaments — which included Division III state baseball champion South Range and Division II state softball runner-up West Branch — both saw attendance increase this spring. The Ohio High School Athletic Association Board ...

Cavaliers set preseason games

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CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Cavaliers will begin preparation for the 2018-19 season with four preseason games, including one at Michigan State University. The slate of games will feature two home contests at Quicken Loans Arena on Sat., Oct. 6 versus the Boston Celtics and Mon., Oct. 8 ...

Clipper CC Series attracts more runners

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COLUMBIANA —Another large turnout provided for some competitive racing on Wednesday during the Columbiana Clipper Cross Country Series 5K race at the Ward Athletic Complex. The race saw a total of 243 finishers which was a record. East Palestine’s Hope Figley was the female overall ...

Clippers triumph at Ridge Invite

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From Staff Reports SALEM — Columbiana’s boys golf team came away with the Mineral Ridge Invitational title on Wednesday at Salem Hills. The Clippers posted a team total of 348, while McDonald was second with a 364. Mineral Ridge took third with a 381 followed by Waterloo (387), Lisbon ...