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State track meet schedule

Here are the 2021 Ohio high school state track and field times and events for qualifiers from the Morning Journal area: DIVISION II at Pickerington North High School FRIDAY 10 a.m., Boys long jump, Jax Booth (Salem) and Joe Monte (Beaver Local). 10 a.m., Girls discus, Kyla Jamison ...

Recruiting restrictions lifted

Minnesota’s P.J. Fleck spoke for many coaches nationwide last December when he noted he still hadn’t shaken the hands of about half the prospects who were about to sign with his program. Those days finally are coming to an end. The NCAA has lifted the recruiting dead period that has ...

Nicklaus has plenty of advice

DUBLIN, Ohio — Jack Nicklaus is rarely at a loss for words no matter the subject, except for those occasions when he knows as much as anyone. And then he waits. One of the topics Tuesday at his Memorial Tournament was how often players from his era would help each other with their games ...

GOLF RESULTS

Twin Springs Thursday Nght League STANDINGS: Orioles 29, Top Line Fence 28.5, Jesses Grill 27.5, Roberts Funeral Home 19.5, A Plus Pressure Washing 16.5, Lewis Lawn Care 16, Kiko Meats 10, Witmer Construction 9.5. LONGEST PUTT: Charley Valley Senior League CLOSEST TO PIN No. 2: Mark ...

Ben offered pay cut

PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger said it was his idea to take a voluntary pay cut and help ensure his return for an 18th season. Roethlisberger spoke for the first time on Tuesday since he agreed to a new contract in March that assured the 39-year-old would be ...

Karinchak, Indians survive in ninth inning

CLEVELAND — AL MVP Jose Abreu grounded out with the bases loaded to blunt a ninth-inning rally against Cleveland closer James Karinchak, giving Shane Bieber and the Indians a 6-5 win over the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night. Bieber (6-3) allowed two earned runs in seven innings, striking ...

SPORTS BRIEFING

RNorth Marion at Oak Glen FARMINGTON, W.Va. — Top-seeded Oak Glen will host fourth-seeded North Marion in a West Virginia Class AA Region 1, Section 1 tournament baseball game at 5 p.m. today. North Marion handed fifth-seeded East Fairmont a 2-0 loss on Tuesday night to ...

Raiders land state berth

YOUNGSTOWN — It took a few extra days due to rain, but the Division III state final four is set. South Range set the tone early on Monday, with sophomore Juli Stachowicz hitting a two-run home run in the top of the first inning, en route to the Raiders taking down Ursuline, 3-2, in the ...

Reynolds honored

SALEM — Kristen Reynolds, head coach of the Piranha Aquatics USA swim team, was recently named 2020/2021 Age Group Coach of the Year by Lake Erie Swimming. Piranhas practice at the Salem Community Center. Reynolds has been head coach of Piranha Aquatics since 2018 and has grown the ...

Celebrate Recovery event draws more than 220

DAMASCUS — The sixth annual Damascus Friends Church Celebrate Recovery 5K and Duathlon took place on Saturday with more than 220 participants. Here are the winners: 5K Run Female Overall Winners 1. Jocelyn Snyder 21:05 2. Laura Hovorka 22:55 3. Nicole Stull 23:05 5K Run Female (14 ...