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Marshall leads Big Red to 10-0 win

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CADIZ — Jared Robinson’s goal for his Big Red girls soccer team is simple early in the season — get better every half. Steubenville did just that Thursday evening at Harrison Central, as it was in control most of the way to a 10-0 victory. “We came out and worked on things that we ...

Big Red uses its speed to win, 6-0

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CADIZ — It took the Big Red boys soccer team a few more days than anticipated to start the 2019 season, but once it did, there was no slowing it down. Steubenville put its team speed on full display Thursday evening at Harrison Central, controlling play throughout in a 6-0 win over the ...

Indian Creek returning letterman

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The Indian Creek returning letterman are, from left, kneeling, Tyler Smarrella, Logan Scheel, Gerald Walsh, Jeremy Brown, Sam Baska, Kaleb Fenske and Cam Franke; middle, Jonathan Guisto, Sam Mazar, Brock Lucas, Trevor Fante, Brandon Fleming, Brandon Hiles, Gage Simmons and Shawn McClurg; back, ...

Toronto, Oak Glen fall to East Liverpool

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NEW CUMBERLAND — the East Liverpool golf team defeated Toronto and Oak Glen on Thursday. The Potters finished with a team score of 176, while the Red Knights shot 203 and the Golden Bears 217. Toronto was led by Brennan Suffoletta with a 45. Hunter Keenan shot 52, Caleb Roberts and ...

Harrison Central tops Edison

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RICHMOND — The Harrison Central volleyball team defeated Edison in four sets on Thursday, 25-23, 25-23, 18-25, 25-20. Lexi Ferguson led the Huskies with 24 assists, 11 digs and three blocks. Kobe Johnson had eight digs and six kills, while McKayla Dunkle contributed 12 kills and three ...

Scherzer, Nationals top Pirates, 7-1

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — To Max Scherzer, a short outing was totally OK. “I can’t get hurt again,” the Washington Nationals ace said. “That’s just the reality of this.” Scherzer pitched four innings in his return from the injured list Thursday night and the Nationals beat the ...

Cervelli granted release by Pirates

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates are parting ways with veteran catcher Francisco Cervelli, who’s worked his way back from another concussion and is hoping to catch on with a contender. The Pirates announced Thursday they had requested unconditional release waivers on the ...

T.J. Simmons hoping to join list of impact WVU receivers

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MORGANTOWN (AP) — West Virginia wide receiver T.J. Simmons is embracing the chance to lead a unit that lost most of its production. An afterthought last season, Simmons is now the focal point of an inexperienced group still trying to fill out a depth chart under new head coach Neal ...

Syndergaard, Mets sweep Indians 2-0 for fifth win in a row

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NEW YORK (AP) — The only thing that stopped Noah Syndergaard was the weather. Syndergaard retired the first 16 hitters and allowed two hits over six dominant innings before a heavy storm interrupted him, and the New York Mets beat the Cleveland Indians 2-0 Thursday night in a rain-shortened ...

Briefs

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Big Red boosters to meet STEUBENVILLE — The Big Red Boosters Club will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Harding Stadium Field House. All are welcome. Memberships available. Steelers hire Sherman PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Steelers are turning to Ray Sherman to serve as the club’s ...