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Big Red girls begin campaign with 9-0 victory

STEUBENVILLE — The Steubenville girls soccer team kicked off its season on fire after defeating Cambridge, 9-0, on Monday at Harding Stadium. Sophomore Mary Marshall led Big Red with three goals and two assists. Freshman Anastasia Crisante scored a pair of goals. Senior Michaela Brancazio ...

East Liverpool spikes Steubenville

STEUBENVILLE — The Steubenville volleyball team began its season with a tough defeat to a strong East Liverpool squad, 25-20, 25-15, 25-13, on Monday. Sophomore Anna Taylor tallied seven kills, five aces and three digs for Big Red. Senior Sidney Snyder had six kills and four blocks. Senior ...

Weir starts with slim victory over Creek

WEIRTON — The Weir High boys soccer team squeaked by Indian Creek, 6-4, on Monday. Jericho Givens led the Red Riders with two goals and three assists. Andrew LeMasters tallied two goals and one assist. Evan Gilbert and Jacob Warrick finished with a goal each. Caleb Hvizdak and Mason Cassels ...

Brooke returning lettermen

The Brooke returning three-year returning lettermen, top, left, are, from left, Scott Browning, Gage Yost and Ethan Bradley. Two-year returning lettermen, top, right, are, from left, Max Camilletti, Kenton Conley, Aleksey Rasz, Logan Williams and George Makricostas. One-year returning ...

St. C. leads Buckeye 8 golf tourney

CADIZ — The first round of the Buckeye 8 golf championship was completed Monday at the Cadiz Country Club, with St. Clairsville leading the charge. As a team, St. Clairsville shot 326. Brendan Vucelich and Jacob Jeffries shot a 79 each. Harrison Central is in second place with 347, led ...

Pirates continue to struggle offensively in defeat to Braves

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Bryse Wilson was pitching for his high school team in Hillsborough, North Carolina, barely two years ago. Now, he’s 1-0 in the major leagues. Wilson worked five solid innings, becoming the third 20-year-old pitcher to start in his big league debut for Atlanta this season ...

Kluber, Indians top Porcello, Red Sox

BOSTON (AP) — Boston pitcher Rick Porcello had the wind knocked out of him after taking a hard liner to the stomach. Two pitches later, Cleveland’s Greg Allen knocked the energy right out of Fenway Park. Allen hit a go-ahead home run in the seventh inning right after Porcello was struck, ...

Corbett passing tests as starter

BEREA (AP) — Austin Corbett battled all types of nasty characters as a four-year starting left tackle at Nevada. His toughest opponent didn’t wear shoulder pads or a helmet. “Organic chemistry,” the Browns rookie left guard said, rattling off a course he never mastered. “I just ...

Frazier’s walk-off homer lifts Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh’s pitchers delivered once again, and Adam Frazier rewarded them with one big swing. Frazier hit a game-ending homer in the 11th inning, and the Pirates beat the Chicago Cubs 2-1 on Sunday for a split of their four-game series. Josh Harrison grounded out and ...

Edison returning lettermen

The Edison returning lettermen are, from left, front, Cody Waggoner, Troy Hackathorn, Logan Morrison, Noah Woods, Kaleb Waggoner and Lukas McCain; back, Carter Montgomery, Kiethan Woods, Levi Waggoner, Logan Hanchin, Bryce McAfoose, Ben Kuntz and Joey McCallister. The Wildcats begin the season ...