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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 ...

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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. ...

Frustration boils over for Bauer

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Back in the clubhouse, Trevor Bauer calmly and profusely apologized. It was quite the contrast from his emotional outburst earlier in the game. In a startling scene, Bauer suddenly heaved the ball from just past the mound over the center field wall while being taken ...

GOLF RESULTS

Senior League at Valley CLOSEST TO PIN No. 2: Don B. Miller CLOSEST TO PIN No. 4: John Krawchyk LONGEST DRIVE No. 5: Rick Dicken LONGEST PUTT No. 9: John Krawchyk LOW GROSS: Dave Sommers 38; Tom Trill 40; Alan Douglas 40; Mike Mancuso 40; Dave Bailey 40; Rich Summers 41. LOW NET: ...

GOLF RESULTS

Pinky’s Tavern, Coil Line Service, Eagle Pass League STANDINGS: Bob Reeder-Galen Brandt 155; Lenny Vondfeldt-Scott Stewart 137; Chad Wood-Rod Davison 135; Jay Gamble-Lucian Clewell 127; Steven Chaplow-Andy Chaplow 125; Dick Cope-Kevin Beresford 120; Bryon Mountz-Rick Beadles 120; Jerry ...

Defense doesn’t mind being overshadowed

BEREA— Wide receivers Odell Beckham Jr. and Jarvis Landry are elite NFL players and quarterback Baker Mayfield is the most popular athlete in Cleveland. Their star power at Browns training camp has been magical for fans — and for the team’s defense, which has been turned invisible by ...

Mayfield not fazed by the hype

BEREA — Baker Mayfield scurried down the sideline, playfully high stepping as he blew past defenders on the second day of Browns training camp. Before running out of bounds, he spun the football behind his back, then flipped it over his shoulder at lineman Sheldon Richardson as the fans ...

Roethlisberger ready to leave drama in the past

LATROBE, Pa. — Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger acknowledged on Friday that he had a unique on-field connection with wide receiver Antonio Brown. Roethlisberger also admitted before the Steelers’ first practice of training camp that it would be different without Brown on ...

Beckham puts on a show as Browns open camp

BEREA, — Odell Beckham Jr. made himself right at home on the opening day of Browns training camp. The three-time Pro Bowl wide receiver made a pair of highlight-reel catches on throws from Baker Mayfield, delighting a capacity crowd that was lined up outside the gates several hours before ...

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Clipper Cross Country Series COLUMBIANA — The 21st annual Clipper Cross Country Series will be held in the next four Wednesdays at the Ward Athletic Complex behind Columbiana High School. It will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesdays with the July 31 and Aug. 14 races on the middle school ...

Foster lives a dream

Despite his spot on the roster being secure, 11-year veteran Ramon Foster still plays with a “chip” on his shoulder. He has never forgotten being overlooked in the 2009 National Football League draft and joining the Steelers as an undrafted free agent. “One of the things I learned ...

East Palestine C.C. hits 100

NEGLEY—East Palestine Country Club has always been a second home for superintendent Rick Kyler. “I grew up 100 yards away from the course,” Kyler said. “I’ve worked here on and off since I was 7 years old. It’s always been a special place to me.” Kyler, now in his 21st year as ...

Tournament will help Alchemy Acres

Alchemy Acres Animal Sanctuary will conduct its 11th annual golf tournament on Aug 17 at Olde Dutch Mill Golf Course, 2745 Grandview Road in Lake Milton. The registration fee is $75 per person and includes golf cart, beverages, breakfast lunch and dinner. The format is a four-person ...