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Oak Glen won’t play NEW MANCHESTER, W.Va. — The Oak Glen football team will be out for a second straight Friday. The Golden Bears’ game at Keyser scheduled for this Friday has been canceled due to COVID-19 protocols. Last Friday’s game against Taylor Allderdice was canceled after a ...

Junior High

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Brookfield at Heartland 7th Grade: Heartland won 25-18, 25-8 Tuesday. Heartland: Keagan Pruitt 17 points, 3 aces, 2 kills, Capri Drokin 4 kills, 3 points and 2 digs, Sarah Reynolds 5 kills, 2 kills. 8th Grade: Heartland won won 25-14, 25-11. Heartland: Sophia Stewart 20 points, 15 aces, 5 ...

Twins blank Indians

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CLEVELAND (AP) — One of the Twins’ expectant fathers delivered. Hours after manager Rocco Baldelli’s wife gave birth, Brent Rooker homered as he awaits a call from home for an arriving baby and Minnesota beat Cleveland 3-0 on Tuesday night, spoiling Indians starter Aaron Civale’s ...

Noise crowds teams

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MADISON, Wis. — Big Ten teams spent the opening week of the season getting reacquainted with an unfamiliar sound. Authentic crowd noise. After playing in empty stadiums throughout the pandemic-delayed 2020 season, teams across the country welcomed spectators back and many stadiums were ...

Sports on TV

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11:30 a.m. (NBCSN) Track and field: IAAF, Diamond League. Noon (ESPN) Tennis: U.S. Open, quarterfinals. 6:10 p.m. (BSGL) Baseball: Twins at Indians. 6:30 p.m. (ATT) Baseball: Tigers at Pirates. 7 p.m. (ESPN) Tennis: U.S. Open, quarterfinals. 7:30 p.m. (FS1) College volleyball: ...

EOAC off to a rough start

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The Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference hasn’t had the best of luck through three weeks of non-league play this season. The eight-team league went 6-12 in non-league play with six possible games missed due to COVID-related cancellations. Two of the wins came against a winless McDonald team ...