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Wright St. ousts Cleveland St. INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Grant Basile had 27 points and 11 rebounds as Wright State defeated Cleveland State 82-67 in the semifinals of the Horizon League tournament on Monday night. Trey Calvin had 17 points and seven assists for Wright State (20-13). Tanner ...

Beaver Local sends four to state

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GALLIPOLIS — Beaver Local’s wrestling team produced two district champions and four total state qualifiers after action on Saturday at the Div. II district tournament at Gallia Academy. Mark Emmerling Jr. (138 pounds) and Logan Ours (157) took first in their respective weight classes, ...

Burt, Marra move on

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PERRY— Two area Eastern Buckeye Conference wrestlers punched their ticket to the state tournament on Saturday at the Div. II district tournament at Perry High School. West Branch senior Steven Marra placed third at 215 pounds, while Salem sophomore Cyle Burt was fourth at 120. The top ...

Big 12 success for WVU’s Hall

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TULSA, Okla. — West Virginia sophomore and Oak Glen High School graduate Peyton Hall finished second at 165 pounds on Sunday at the Big 12 Wrestling Championships at BOK Center. Hall (25-3) dropped a 13-7 decision to top-seeded Keegan O’Toole of Missouri in the final. It was the ...

Buckeyes not hitting their stride

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COLUMBUS —DeVante’ Jones scored 21 points and Michigan rallied in the second half, wrapping up its up-and-down Big Ten regular season by beating No. 23 Ohio State 75-69 Sunday. Fill-in coach Phil Martelli guided the Wolverines (17-13, 11-9) as coach Juwan Howard finished out his five-game ...

Salem district goes to the Cards

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SALEM — For the second-straight year, the Cardinals are flying to Canton. In a scrappy game where whoever was going down was going down swinging, Cardinal Mooney was left standing in a 38-31 win over Springfield in the Division III Salem District finals. The win gives Mooney its ...