West Branch blanks United

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BELOIT — Chloe Dennison had two goals and one assist to lead West Branch past United, 5-0, in girls soccer action Saturday. Bri Thomas also had one goal and one assist, Addy Jones and Kennedy Berger also scored goals. Daphne Snyder and Makenna Lins added assists. For the Eagles, Katie ...

Crestview wins 15th vs. Alliance

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COLUMBIANA — Crestview rolled over Alliance, 25-10, 25-14, 25-18, Saturday. The Rebels, ranked seventh in the latest Division III state poll, improve to 15-0. Leaders for the Rebels were Lucy Montgomery with 11 kills, 12 assists, two blocks, eight aces and eight digs; Grace Auer 110 ...


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West Branch perfect in NET BELOIT — West Branch blanked Lordstown, 5-0, in girls tennis action Saturday. The Warriors improve to 11-2 overall and 8-0 in the North East Tennis League. The Red Devils drop to 0-6 and 0-5 NET. West Branch will play at Lordstown on Tuesday. FIRST SINGLES: ...

Browns are on their way up

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CLEVELAND — Justin Fields had nowhere to run or hide. Passing was strictly prohibited. Myles Garrett and the Browns made the rookie quarterback’s first NFL start unforgettable — for all the wrong reasons. Garrett made a franchise-record 4 1/2 sacks and Cleveland brought Fields down nine ...

Steelers, Bengals going own ways

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PITTSBURGH — It’s not enough to talk about changing the culture, something Zac Taylor started doing the moment he took over as Cincinnati Bengals head coach more than two years ago. At some point, the platitudes need to turn into something far more tangible. Something like Sunday’s ...

BGSU pulls off upset

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For about 45 minutes late Saturday afternoon, college football was on overload. North Carolina State went from agony to ecstasy against No. 9 Clemson. Baylor stopped a 2-point conversion to upset No. 14 Iowa State. No. 16 Arkansas finished off No. 7 Texas A&M to claim a Lone Star state ...