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Toronto, Brooke boys golf in East Liverpool

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EAST LIVERPOOL — The Toronto and Brooke golf teams competed against East Liverpool Tuesday at East Liverpool Country Club. The Potters won with a team score of 188, while the Red Knights shot a 197. Brooke did not turn in a teams score with only three players. The Bruins’ Ryan Bilby ...

Central gets first win

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SALINEVILLE — The Catholic Central volleyball team got its first win of the season on the road Tuesday, edging Southern Local in five sets. The Crusaders won the first two sets, 27-25 and 25-17, before Southern came back to win the third and fourth sets, 25-18 and 28-26, to force a ...

Marte hits 3-run HR in eighth, Pirates top the Nationals, 4-1

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — After having little success in his first three times up, Starling Marte came up in the eighth inning with two men on base and the score tied. This time, Stephen Strasburg wasn’t on the mound and Marte took advantage. Marte hit a tiebreaking, three-run homer off reliever ...

Steelers’ Dupree looks to break out in 5th season

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — Bud Dupree seemingly has the total package. A chiseled 6-foot-4 and 269-pounds, long and athletic with raw speed and explosiveness rarely amassed for an NFL edge rusher. Dupree’s skillset has tantalized the Pittsburgh Steelers for years, even if his pass-rushing ...

Callaway beats former boss as Mets top Indians

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NEW YORK (AP) — Commit a mistake against the New York Mets these days and they are poised to make you pay. Michael Conforto hit a tiebreaking homer moments after an embarrassing error by Cleveland Indians left fielder Oscar Mercado, and the resurgent Mets rolled from there to a 9-2 victory ...

He said, he said: Browns stars Mayfield, OBJ rip Giants

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BEREA (AP) — Maybe it’s good the Browns and Giants won’t play this season. They’re already trash-talking. Comments by brash Cleveland quarterback Baker Mayfield and star receiver Odell Beckham Jr. created a stir at the training camps for both teams Tuesday, adding extra heat to ...

Briefs

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CCHS football jamboree Saturday STEUBENVILLE — Catholic Central’s Michael Carapellotti Crusader Sports Complex will be a hotbed of activity Saturday. CCHS will be holding a football jamboree scrimmage along with the Fall Meet the Team event. The activities begin at 3:20 p.m. when the ...

Creek girls put pieces together against Edison

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MINGO JUNCTION — Early in the season, he Edison and Indian Creek girls soccer teams are trying to put the pieces together and figure out what they have for 2019. That process is going a bit faster for the Redskins, as they dominated the Wildcats, 7-0, Monday evening at the John Muth ...

Weir High returning lettermen

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The Weir High returning lettermen are, from left, kneeling, Levi Hostuttler, Anthony DiMatteis, Ethan Cummins and Logan Walters; middle, Jordan Brueck, Gage Reiiter, Harry Ringer, Brodie McUmar, Sebastian Spencer and Drew Curtis; back Nick D’Amico, Zak Wypasek, Elijah Gillette, Isaiah ...

Harrison Central leads first round of Buckeye 8

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CADIZ — Harrison Central took the lead in the Buckeye 8 Championship after the first round Monday at Cadiz Country Club. The Huskies shot a 348 to lead St. Clairsville (361) and Beaver Local (371). Other local schools competing were Buckeye Local, which sits tied for fourth with a 389, ...