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Hornak, Howland shut out Niles at Eastwood Field
12:10, 4/17/14

Stephan Hornak pitched a four-hitter for the Tigers.

Pompelia’s second stint at Warren JFK ends in firing
12:09, 4/17/14

Citing “privacy rights,” diocese assistant superintendent Randy Rair would not elaborate on the decision not to renew Pompelia’s contract.

Valley athletes commit to area colleges
12:08, 4/17/14

Six Mahoning Valley high school athletes inked national letters-of-intent on Wednesday for college scholarships.

SPORTS DIGEST || Tickets go on sale for YSU spring game
12:07, 4/17/14

Tickets go on sale for YSU spring game YOUNGSTOWN Tickets for the 42nd annual Red-White spring

Indians edge Tigers behind McAllister, Gomes
12:06, 4/17/14

Last year against the Tigers, the Indians went 4-15, their most losses against Detroit since 1960.

Zeller, Cavaliers top resting Nets in finale
12:04, 4/17/14

Brooklyn coach Jason Kidd sat his starters for the playoffs and the Nets closed the regular season with a 114-85 loss to the Cavaliers.

Penguins regain composure to avoid upset
12:00, 4/17/14

Pittsburgh was down two after 21 minutes of slow and sometimes sloppy hockey against upstart Columbus.

Cueto paints corners against Bucs
12:00, 4/17/14

Johnny Cueto was on his game, and the only thing that the Pirates could do was watch.

Prep teammates Cejudo and Gibbs are reunited with the Penguins
12:10, 4/16/14

Joey Cejudo and Nathan Gibbs help provide solid special-teams play.

Poland’s Miokovic makes her pitch
12:09, 4/16/14

Two things that Poland senior Taylor Miokovic enjoys are playing softball and working out. After games, she’s usually lifting weights or running.

YSU’s Perry looks to impress at camp
12:08, 4/16/14

Kendrick Perry often gets a certain question about trying to capture his NBA dreams.

Former East Liverpool wrestler part of UF 19
12:07, 4/16/14

When Ultimate Fighter 19 makes its season debut tonight on Fox Sports 1, East Liverpool native Joshua Stansbury will be part of its 32-man cast.

Browns, Manziel to have private session
12:06, 4/16/14

Did the Browns save their best for last?

Tribe’s Bourn has his return delayed
12:05, 4/16/14

Michael Bourn was ready to return to the majors. Nasty weather delayed his plans.

SPORTS DIGEST || Canfield golfer wins youth event in playoff
12:04, 4/16/14

Canfield golfer wins youth event in playoff FREEPORT, PA. Cole Christman of Canfield won a one-

2014 High School girls track at a glance
12:00, 4/16/14

Division I AUSTINTOWN FITCH Coach: Seth Steiner, second season. Top returners: Gabby Figeroa,

OSU-Michigan State could be primetime matchup
12:00, 4/16/14

There’s still a chance perhaps the most anticipated Big Ten game of the season could be played under the lights.

Experience favors Pens against Jackets
12:00, 4/16/14

Columbus is seeking its first playoff victory

Pirates, Reds split an odd twinbill at Great American
12:00, 4/16/14

Cincinnati took the regularly scheduled game, 7-5.

Gruver and Rohan have high hopes of surpassing Class A level
12:15, 4/15/14

In 2012, Gruver started 18 games for the Low-A Beloit (Wis.) Snappers before moving to the bullpen, a move that may have saved his professional career.