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Mack attack has Browns beaming

BEREA (AP) — Rookie linebacker Mack Wilson is trending in a positive direction at Browns training camp and on social media. The fifth-round pick from Alabama was the only NFL player with two interceptions in the opening week of the preseason — returning one for a touchdown — and is ...

4GOLF — AREA RESULTS

Pinky’s Tavern, Coil Line Service Eagle Pass Golf League STANDINGS: Bob Reeder-Galen Brandt 174 1/2; Chad Wood-Rod Davison 161 1/2; Lenny Vondfeldt-Steve Stewart 158; Steve Chaplow-Andy Chaplow 146 1/2; Bryon Mountz-Rick Beadles 144; Jay Gamble-Lucian Clewell 143; Chuck Slugg-Brian Bostick ...

Dukes knock off Quakers

Marlington knocked off Salem, 174-210, in girls golf action Thursday. Erica Headley and Bella Warner both shot 41s for the Dukes. Kaitlyn Engelhart had a 45 and Jayden Mitchell 47. For the Quakers, Kelly Hutton had a 46, Alexis Miller 54, Sloan Rudibaugh 55 and Paige Bailey 55. Columbiana ...

Mayfield picks up where he left off

CLEVELAND — Baker Mayfield was almost perfect. Odell Beckham Jr. didn’t lend him a hand. Mayfield threw a touchdown pass to end his only series, Beckham never put on his new orange helmet, and the Cleveland Browns gave a brief preview of their offensive firepower during a 30-10 win over ...

Salem grad establishes YSU football scholarship

YOUNGSTOWN — The Youngstown State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced the Chuck Joseph Football Scholarship to enhance the YSU Athletics Scholarship Endowment Fund on Wednesday. This scholarship was recently established by former YSU football student-athlete Chuck ...

Leetonia girls register first team golf win

COITSVILLE — Leetonia’s girls golf team won its first match in school history with a 244-245 win over Lowellville on Wednesday at Bedford Trails. For Leetonia, Haleigh Brock had a 59, Billie Sue Gibson 60, Katie Soupal 62 and Lani Ogle 63. Malvern 187, United 218 MINERVA — Malvern ...

AAC is a shell of its former self

There are plenty of unknowns about the All-American Conference. One certainty is the AAC Blue Tier teams of Newton Falls, Champion, Liberty, Campbell, Crestview, LaBrae and Brookfield leave at the end of this school year for the Mahoning Valley Athletic Conference as a separate tier from the ...

Steelers kick-off preseason Friday

The Pittsburgh Steelers will provide a limited view of their 2019 team when they host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in a preseason game Friday night at Heinz Field. Kickoff is slated for 7:30 p.m. To be honest, this is a glorified scrimmage played under game conditions. Neither team will ...

Aviators outduel Quakers

ALLIANCE — Alliance’s boys golf team topped Salem 175-231 on Tuesday at Sleepy Hollow. For Salem, Lane Rhodes had a 50, Dylan Ulrich 54, Carter Reid 63 and Nick Colbert 64. Blake Hood was medalist for Alliance with a 35. Columbiana 159, Lisbon 198, Leetonia 224 COLUMBIANA ...

Clipper CC Series Results

Week 1 Results 3K Course July 30 FEMALE PRE-MIDDLE 1. Rebecca Geiss (East Palestine) 13:01.49 2. Katie Miller (East Liverpool) 15:51.14 3. Natalie Campbell (Diamond) 16:05.03 4. Lindsey Brown (Youngstown) 17:55.84 5. Lil Meta (Columbiana) 21:17.49 6. Penelope McBride (Windham) ...

Salem Star Trax 5K Night Run Results

Aug. 3 OVERALL CLASS PLACE PLACE RUNNER TIME PACE Open Men 1 1 Hunter Christopher, 17, Salem, Ohio 15:40.0 5:03 2 2 Erik Reed, 30, East Liverpool, Ohio 16:08.0 5:12 3 3 Michael Dahmen, 24, N. Bloomfield, ...

AROUND THE HORN

United boosters meet HANOVERTON — The United Athletic Booster Club will meet at 7 p.m. today in the high school library. Chester sweeps doubleheader EAST LIVERPOOL — The Chester Old Timers sweep doubleheader Sunday to improve to 10-2 on the season. Chester defeated Youngstown 6-3 in ...

GOLF RESULTS

Monday Morning Men’s Tired League at Westville Lake STANDINGS: Bob Schaefer-Dave Kunkle 14, Denny Herron-Fergie Wilson 13.5, Kerry Smolira-Marion Koza 13.5, Ramon Oesch-Mike Moore 12, Al Lutz-Ron Wagner 11.5, Ken Lucich-Bob Greier 11.5, Lee McGrath-Dave Storlie 11, Bob Held-Jim Wallace ...

Mr. Money conquers West Virginia Derby

NEW CUMBERLAND, W.Va. — Allied Racing Stable’s Mr. Money left little doubt he’s headed up the ladder with a handy six-length victory in the $500,000, Grade III West Virginia Derby for 3-year-olds Saturday at Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack & Resort. “Hopefully there are bigger and ...

Cole, Patterson know way to finish line

NEW CUMBERLAND, W.Va. — Robert Cole Jr. is no stranger to the winner’s circle. From 2000 through Aug. 1, the Maryland-based owner had won 1,449 races, which is good for a 33.8% strike rate from 4,280 starts. His horses have earned $24.6 million over almost 20 years. So far in 2019, Cole ...

AROUND THE HORN

Bowlers needed SALEM — The Thursday Nite Ladies Bowling League is seeking members for its 30-week season. There is bowling at 6:30 p.m. Thursdays beginning Sept. 5 at Hunt Club Lanes. For more information, contact secretary Bev Fisher at (330) 502-3146. Young star takes flight WEST ...

Mayfield sporting new look, new leadership style

BEREA — Baker Mayfield didn’t hesitate to answer when asked what areas of his game he wanted to improve. When the subject switched to his modified facial hair, he was far less revealing. “That’s the elegance of having a mustache,” Mayfield said, unable to suppress a smile. ...

Deep field set for West Virginia Governor’s Cup

NEW CUMBERLAND, W.Va. — The $200,000 West Virginia Governor’s Cup, which achieved Grade III status for last year’s edition, has attracted a full field of 12 and, assuming minimal scratches, could be its largest field in recent memory. The 1 1/16-mile event for 3-year-olds and up is set ...

Beaver coach resigns

CALCUTTA — College basketball kept pulling at Jason Pacanowski. The Beaver Local board of education on Monday accepted the resignation of boys basketball coach and math teacher Jason Pacanowski, who is returning to Youngstown State University after three seasons as Beaver Local’s head ...

Mr. Money looks to cash in

NEW MANCHESTER, W.Va. — Mr. Money, who has won three consecutive graded stakes with authority, looms the probable favorite for the $500,000, Grade III West Virginia Derby on Saturday at Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack & Resort. The 1 1/8-mile Derby for 3-year-olds attracted a field of 10. ...