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Santana named All-Star starter

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NEW YORK (AP) — Cody Bellinger and Christian Yelich have been elected starters for one of the youngest All-Star Game lineups ever, leading the millennial-heavy National League for the Midsummer Classic in Cleveland. Major League Baseball revealed the results from fan balloting for its ...

Ohio All-Stars find going tough in Pennsylvania

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BEAVER FALLS, Pa. — After three consecutive victories, Ohio’s recent momentum was stopped in its tracks during Wednesday’s 40th annual Penn-Ohio Stateline Classic. Pennsylvania took advantage of Buckeye miscues for all three scores, while the defense hung tough as the Keystoners ...

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Girls state wrestling COLUMBUS — The Ohio High School Wrestling Coaches Association voted unanimously Tuesday to sponsor a girls state wrestling tournament. The event will take place Feb. 22-23 at Hilliard Davidson High School. According to the Ohio High School Athletic Association, ...

Ohio going for four in a row

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GREENFORD — With Ohio gunning for its fourth straight Penn-Ohio Stateline Classic victory, head coach Josh Ludwig made sure to strike the right balance between competitiveness and fun as his squad prepared for tonight’s 40th annual clash at Geneva College’s Reeves Field. “The kids are ...

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Bill Galchick Field dedication SALEM — The Centennial North baseball field, located by the swimming pool in Centennial Park, will be dedicated as “Bill Galchick Field” at 11 a.m. Saturday. The public is invited to join in honoring the late Bill Galchick, who coached baseball in Salem ...

Sweeney gives it one last shot on the gridiron

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LISBON—Lisbon running back Justin Sweeney will get a chance to ensure that his last high school football game ends with a positive memory. Sweeney, who saw his senior season cruelly cut short with a torn ACL in week two, will suit up one more time as he tries to help Ohio to its fourth ...

Crestview state champions still savoring the moment

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COLUMBIANA — Less than a month removed from the high of their respective state track and field championships, Crestview wide receiver Dylan Huff and offensive lineman Dominic Perry are quickly getting re-adjusted for one last high school football game. The pair of Rebel seniors will be ...

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Penn-Ohio tickets on sale BEAVER FALLS, Pa. — The 40th annual Penn-Ohio Stateline Classic all-star football game will be held Wednesday at Reeves Field on the campus of Geneva College. Kickoff will be at 7 p.m. Tickets are $8 in advance or $10 at the gate. Advance tickets are available at ...

Buckeyes ready for kickoff

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Members of the Ohio squad for the 40th annual Penn-Ohio Stateline Classic are (front from left) Troy Croskey (East Liverpool), Dylan Huff (Crestview), Dominic Posey (East Palestine), Justin Sweeney (Lisbon), John Gecina (1980 co-head coach), head coach Josh Ludwig, Artie Altomare (1980 co-head ...

Three locals set to compete in OVAC game

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Andrew Connor and Mike Eddy are at the point now in their preparations for next month’s OVAC Rudy Mumley All-Star Football Game that they just simply wait. The respective Ohio and West Virginia head coaches have their staffs in place and their rosters are now set, too. Both head coaches ...