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Beckham plans to keep wearing watch in games

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BEREA (AP) — Watch it: Odell Beckham Jr.’s taking a stand against the NFL on his lavish wrist wear. Beckham said Tuesday that he intends to keep wearing the expensive watch he had on during Sunday’s season opener against the Tennessee Titans. The showy wide receiver believes the league ...

Creek boys fend off Brooke

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WELLSBURG — The Indian Creek boys soccer team keeps adding accomplishments and checking off goals early in the season. It did so again on Monday evening, winning at Brooke for the first time in recent memory, 2-1. “This is a tough place to play,” Indian Creek head coach Chuck Brettell ...

Beaver Local stops Creek in big Buckeye 8 match

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CALCUTTA — With only two returning starters, Beaver Local coach Sarah Lowe is treating every match this season as an opportunity for growth. With half of the Buckeye 8 Athletic League schedule now in the books, she is pleased with how things are taking shape. “We’re a very young team ...

Weir boys top Trinity

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MORGANTOWN — The Weir High boys soccer team defeated Trinity Christian, 4-1, on Monday. Dante Bruno, Jacob Morgan, Braiden Niven and Tito Feijo had goals for the Red Riders. Dominic Guiddy and Jacob Morgan had assists. Jonathan Howard made 10 saves in goal. The Red Riders are on the ...

Unbeaten UL sweeps Harrison

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MORRISTOWN — When things get tough, young teenagers sometimes shy away and let the older kids take control. That is not the case of the Union Local volleyball team. With just one senior on the roster, the Jets have relied on their youthful roster to post 10 wins against no losses. The ...

Weir High golfs past Big Red

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NEW CUMBERLAND — The Weir High golf team topped Big Red on Monday at Woodview Golf Course. The Red Riders shot a 203, to Big Red’s 219. Weir’s Jesse Tustin and Steubenville’s Micah Krause were co-medalists scores of 47. Also for the Red Riders, Jasmine Tustin shot 49, Jake Bostaph ...

Edison swept by East Liverpool

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RICHMOND — The Edison volleyball team was swept by East Liverpool on Monday, 21-25, 11-25, 21-25. The Wildcats, now 2-4, got 10 points, five aces, two hits and two digs from Savanna Ankrom. Corinne Freeman had three kills and three blocks. Gracie Phillips had 25 sets and Karissa Speedy ...

Post-AB life off to a bumpy start for Steelers

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers insist they won’t miss the drama Antonio Brown provided on a weekly — and sometimes daily — basis. Missing the wide receiver’s record-setting production is another matter entirely. Dropped passes. No separation. Little excitement on the rare ...

Reynolds delivers as Pirates rally to win over Giants

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Bryan Reynolds finally made it to San Francisco, and he delivered. Reynolds hit a go-ahead single against his former team during a four-run rally in the ninth inning that sent the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 6-4 win over the Giants on Monday night. Down 4-2, the Pirates ...