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Gehring powers South Range

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STRUTHERS — South Range is showing no signs of being knocked off its perch. The defending Div. III state champs knocked off Ursuline 7-1 on Monday night in a Div. III district semifinal at Cene Park. The top-seeded Raiders advance to meet No. 2 seed Canton Central Catholic at 4:30 p.m. ...

Raiders to take on Champion

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Members of the 2019 Div. III district championship South Range softball team are (front, from left) Maddie Helon, Brooke Sauerwein, Marlaina Slabach, Hannah Dennison, Drew Feren; (second row) Macy Slabach, Emily Protain, Alyssa Tracy, Taylor Smesko, Mallory Vidman, Gianna Cicchi, Jillian ...

World Cup tickets might not be grouped together

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Fans planning to attend the Women’s World Cup in France are finding out that the seats they bought might not be together. Tickets were made available to print Monday and ticket holders learned that their seats were sometimes split up in separate rows and even sections — even families with ...

REGIONAL SOFTBALL PAIRINGS

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2019 Softball Regional Pairings Home Team Listed First Rankings are from the Fifth Ohio High School Fastpitch Softball Coaches Association State Poll released on Monday, May 13. Division I Region 4 – Centerville Regional Mason (16-4) vs. No. 2 Liberty Township Lakota East (29-1) at ...

History for Koepke

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FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — His place in PGA Championship history finally secure, Brooks Koepka draped both arms around the top of the Wanamaker Trophy and let out a deep sigh. The stress was more than he wanted. The satisfaction was more than he imagined. Koepka lost all but one shot of ...

Area track and field leaders

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Here are the top high school track and field times and distances in Columbiana County and southern Mahoning County through May 20, according to meet results reported to the Salem News: BOYS LEADERS 110 HURDLES: Zach Murray (Salem) 14.77, Jaret Hahn (United) 14.9, James Monte (Beaver) ...

Quakers sweep district

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From Staff Reports SALEM — Salem’s boys and girls track teams are hard to beat at home. The Quakers swept team titles on Saturday at the Div. II district meet at Reilly Stadium. The Quaker boys, winners of 10 district titles in the last 18 years, scored 121 points to easily escape ...

Raiders take Northeast 8

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From Staff Reports JEFFERSON—The South Range baseball team claimed the Northeast 8 Athletic Conference title with a 5-3 win over Jefferson Saturday. The defending Div. III state champion Raiders are now 23-5 overall and finish 13-1 in the Northeast 8. Trey Pancake finished with two hits ...

Records fall at Div. III district meet

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From Staff Reports NEW MIDDLETOWN — Wellsville junior Justin Wright and the Crestview boys sprint relay teams trampled meet records at the Springfield Division III district meet Friday. Wright raced to victory in the 100-meter dash (10.63 seconds) and 200-meter dash (21.71). They are among ...

Schneider shoots 85

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FARMINGTON, N.Y.—2002 Sebring High School graduate Cory Schneider missed the cut after shooting a 15-over-par 85 during the second round of the PGA Championship Friday at Bethpage Black. Schneider finished his round with six bogeys, three double-bogeys and a triple-bogey. He posted a ...

Springfield Division III district results

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BOYS RESULTS TEAM STANDINGS: 1. McDonald (113), 2. Crestview (91 1/2), 3. Springfield (66), 4. United (59), 5. Mineral Ridge and Wellsville (41), 7. Liberty (39), 8. Columbiana (35), 9. Western Reserve (29), 10. Valley Christian (25), 11. Pymatuning Valley (18), 12. Heartland Christian ...

Raiders reign over Rebels

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GREENFORD—With their three run lead evaporated and the pressure ratcheting up, the South Range softball team didn’t bat an eye as the Raiders came to bat in the bottom of the sixth inning in Thursday’s Div. III district final against Crestview. “Everyone still had their heads up, we ...

Monigold, Marx hit personal bests

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SALEM — Salem junior Jacob Monigold and senior Caitlyn Marx are throwing away their seasons — in a good way. Both won Division II district titles with their best throws ever Thursday at Reilly Stadium. Monigold had a personal-best 153-feet-0 in the boys discus as he climbed into the top ...

Schneider competes with the best

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FARMINGTON, N.Y.—2002 Sebring High School graduate Cory Schneider posted a four-over-par 74 in the first round of the PGA Championship Thursday at Bethpage Black. Schneider opened his around on the back nine and parred the first four holes before getting into red figures with a birdie ...

Devils target Rockets

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STRUTHERS — Lisbon is the last team standing in Columbiana County. Riding a 14-strikeout performance from Logan Bell, the Blue Devils became the only county baseball team to win a sectional title this season by topping Lowellville 3-1 on Thursday in a Div. IV sectional final at Cene ...

Blue Devil bats cooled at district

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NORTH JACKSON — Lisbon’s softball team produced at a rate no other area team did this season, but on Wednesday in the Div. III district semifinal the Blue Devils were cooled off by a defending district champion at Jackson-Milton Elementary. East Canton scored five in the first and ...

Jumpers take center stage at Springfield

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NEW MIDDLETOWN — The area features five 22-foot long jumpers this year and all were highlighted at the Springfield Division III district track and field meet Wednesday. Crestview senior Dylan Huff passed Wellsville junior Justin Wright in the finals to capture the district title. Huff ...

Sebring grad to play in major

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FARMINGTON, N.Y. — Sebring High School graduate Cory Schneider will tee off at the PGA Championship this morning. Schneider is among the 20 club pros who will compete against the top golfers in the world at Bethpage Black. The top 20 in the PGA Professional Championship earned spots in the ...

East Palestine ousted in seventh

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NORTH JACKSON —Third-seeded East Palestine got to second-seeded McDonald a little two late. East Palestine scored two runs in the top of the seventh inning, but McDonald responded with two runs in the bottom half for a 3-2 win in a Division IV district semifinal Wednesday at Jackson-Milton ...

Quakers, Warriors blanked

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NILES — Salem’s baseball team was eliminated with a 4-0 loss to Niles on Wednesday in a Div. II sectional final. Salem ends the season 15-12. Blaise Exline had two hits for the Quakers. Adam Wilson struck out three in six innings of work. Niles advances to meet Hubbard at 4 p.m. ...