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Parent-kid tourney COLUMBIANA — The Valley Golf Club annual Father-Son/Parent-Child tournament will be held on Saturday. Cost is $40 per two-person team. The event is nine holes. Call the golf shop at (330) 482-9464 for details. Prep tourney on tap COLUMBIANA — Valley Golf Club’s ...

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8 a.m. (USA) Cycling: UCI: The Tour de France, Stage 5, 96 miles, Lille to Arenberg, France 8 a.m. (ESPN, ESPN2) Tennis: ATP/WTA: Wimbledon, Quarterfinals, London 1 p.m. (MLBN, BSGL) Baseball: Guardians at Tigers. 3 p.m. (ESPN2, ESPN) Women’s soccer: UEFA Championship Group Stage: ...

Guardians extend slump

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DETROIT — Riley Greene and Victor Reyes drove in three runs apiece, Eric Haase blasted a two-run homer and the Detroit Tigers pounded the Cleveland Guardians 11-4 on Tuesday night. Miguel Cabrera added three hits, two runs scored and an RBI for the Tigers, who have won the first three ...

Boy takes inspiration from Brandon signs

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ELKHART LAKE, Wis. — Brandon Brown wanted a way to change the narrative behind the “Let’s go, Brandon” message after his first career NASCAR victory inadvertently fostered a chant that has been used to insult President Joe Biden. Brown found that new message thanks to the family of an ...

HOF celebrates new classes

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The East Liverpool Athletic Hall of Fame held its induction ceremonies for the Classes of 2019, 2020 and 2021 on Friday at Potter Fieldhouse. Inductees included (from left) Kerianne Wolf (representing the late Dick Wolf), Marky Thompkins, Robin Henderson Theiss, Jim “Boddie” White, ...

Big Ten expands horizons

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In many years of traveling around the United States I have been on the campuses of nine of the 12 schools in the Pac-12 conference. I’ve been to Washington, Oregon, Oregon State, UCLA, USC, Stanford, Cal-Berkeley, Arizona State and Colorado. And as I strolled around their campuses, not ...