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Noon (ESPN2) Golf: Latin America Amateur Championship, second round. Noon (GOLF) Golf: LPGA, Hilton Grant Vacations Tournament of Champions, second round. 2 p.m. (ESPN2) Tennis: Australian Open, third round. 3 p.m. (GOLF) Golf: PGA, American Express, second round. 3 p.m. (USA) Soccer: ...

Clippers chain Bulldogs; Raiders’ Giles hits 1,000

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COLUMBIANA — Columbiana opened up a 15-2 first-quarter lead and held off East Palestine, 46-32, in Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference play Wednesday. Cassie Spaite topped the Clippers with a game-high 14 points, six steals and four rebounds. Tori Long contributed 10 points and two assists ...

Beaver Local, Leetonia score victories

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CALCUTTA — Beaver Local held serve at home as the Beavers defeated Indian Creek on Wednesday night, 56-48. Brady Smith led Beaver with 17 points and Skylar Pappas added 16. The Beavers (8-6) outscored the Redskins in the third period, 22-15, as Smith scored eight of his points in the ...

Eagles pin Clippers

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HANOVERTON —The United wrestling team downed Columbiana, 66-12, Wednesday. Five matches were contested in the match — all by pin. United’s Gage Smith (126 pounds), Caden Marshall (165) and Dallas McCracken (285) posted pins, as did Columbiana’s Kaiden Stewart (138) and Daniel Vivo ...

Baker begins comeback

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CLEVELAND — Baker Mayfield has shifted into comeback mode. The Browns quarterback had successful surgery Wednesday to repair a torn labrum in his left shoulder, an injury that affected his play, led to a disappointing season and raised doubts about his future in Cleveland. Mayfield posted ...

New Steelers QB a moving target

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PITTSBURGH — Mason Rudolph understands the baggage he carries. Dwayne Haskins too. The next seven months give the two Pittsburgh Steelers quarterbacks a chance to shed the weight. For the first time in nearly a generation, the starting gig in the city they play for is up for grabs after Ben ...