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YSU kicks off 150th season of college football

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YOUNGSTOWN — Even though Youngstown State’s football history began nearly 70 years after the birth of college football, the Penguins will be a part of the opening game of the sport’s 150th season. YSU will face the Samford Bulldogs at 3 p.m. Saturday in the sixth annual FCS Kickoff at ...

One more race left

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COLUMBIANA—A total of 213 runners competed on the 3K middle school course Thursday at the third Clipper Cross Country Series race at Ward Athletic Complex. Canfield’s Mark Mettille was the top male finisher in 9:09.75. East Palestine’s Alexis Cunningham was the top female finisher in ...

AREA GOLF RESULTS

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Hoge’s Ladies Golf League at Beaver Meadows EVENT: Low net in flights AA: Deborah Caruso A: Bonnie Diamond B: Cindy Toot C: Rhonda Reeder LOW GROSS: Mary Lou Allison LOW PUTTS: Nancy Davidson BIRDIES: Mary Lou Allison Salineville Thursday Golf Scramble at Beaver ...

Follow the rules when it comes to deer season

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Remember when we were hoping the lake ice would melt and the sun would warm up the water enough that the crappies would spawn? It seemed that spring would never arrive and now we are half way through August and thinking about the upcoming hunting season. Time certainly does fly and squirrel ...

Potters down Bulldogs

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EAST PALESTINE—The East Liverpool girls tennis team swept East Palestine 5-0 on Friday. The Potters are now 2-0 on the season and host United Tuesday. FIRST SINGLES: Chloe Stewart (EL) def. Isabella McLaughlin 3-6, 7-5, 6-4. SECOND SINGLES: Mallory Barnhouse (EL) def. Brianna Horvath, ...

SOCCER

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Potters, Beavers draw ... again EAST LIVERPOOL — It was a new season for the East Liverpool and Beaver Local boys soccer teams on Friday night at Patterson Field, but it was more of the same. Three out of four meetings last season were tied after regulation for the rivals and this opener ...

Volleyball season launches

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CORTLAND — The Heartland Christian volleyball team opened its season with a split Saturday. The Lions swept host Maplewood, 25-14, 25-20, in its first match. Leaders for Heartland were Dara Arthurs with six kills, five points and two blocks; Emma Hall four kills, four points, two aces and ...

Wellsville stadium takes shape

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Wellsville’s Nicholson Stadium is scheduled to get its artificial turf field next week. The Tigers’ home opener is less than three weeks away as they host Edison on Sept. 6.

PREP GOLF

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West Branch 159, Alliance 174 SALEM — West Branch bested Alliance 159-174 in boys prep golf action on Friday at Flying B. For West Branch, Nick Pidgeon fired a 4-under-par 32. Also for the Warriors, Aiden Wiesemann had a 37, JD Brain 45 and Brett Blickensderfer 45. Blake Hood led ...

Soccer season kicks off under the lights

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HANOVERTON — Salem’s girls soccer team was on the ball on Friday. The Quakers got goals from Clara Double and Abby Perry to down United 2-1 in a Friday Night Futbol opener at United Local High School. Hanna Gaither assisted on the first goal. Sam Moore had three saves in goal for the ...