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Niles girls win AAC White soccer title
12:10, 10/2/14

The league-clincher came not from a triumph on a rival’s home field, but in a 1-1 tie between two of the league’s top three teams.

Canfield girls soccer finishes unbeaten in AAC
12:09, 10/2/14

Bailey Fischer scored both goals for the Cardinals in a 2-1 win over Fitch.

Pettine: No gimmees on Browns’ schedule
12:08, 10/2/14

The Browns’ upcoming schedule looks pillowy soft, comfortable. It’s appealing for sure, loaded with games they can — and maybe should — win.

Warren JFK golfers returning to state
12:07, 10/2/14

Ryan Fowler shot a 74 to earn medalist honors for the Eagles.

Cavs fans welcome James home at scrimmage
12:06, 10/2/14

Nearly 17,000 fans showed up to watch a glorified practice.

Christopher wins to earn district tennis berth
12:05, 10/2/14

Sectional action continues today at Boardman and Struthers.

James bringing life story to TV series
12:04, 10/2/14

The show premieres Oct. 26 on Disney XD.

Above the Rim hoops event scheduled Oct. 12
12:00, 10/2/14

Above the Rim hoops event scheduled Oct. 12 YOUNGSTOWN Mahoning County Children Services will

Next round of Chase turns scary
12:00, 10/2/14

Drivers have been fretting about the second round of NASCAR’s Chase for the Sprint Cup championship for weeks.

Revamped Penguins still chasing Cup
12:00, 10/2/14

The puck is the same size. So is the rink. The goal too.

Blue Jackets face early challenges
12:00, 10/2/14

The Blue Jackets’ bright future has dimmed rather quickly.

Bucs stop: Pirates blanked at PNC
12:00, 10/2/14

Madison Bumgarner pitched a four-hitter with 10 strikeouts and Brandon Crawford hit the first grand slam by a shortstop in postseason history.

Chapin: ESPN overlooked Konerko, Dunn
12:00, 10/2/14

You may have heard that a longtime veteran baseball player finished up his career this week.

Former Buckeye Heyward becoming a Steelers leader
12:00, 10/2/14

Cam Heyward understands he’s at the point in his career where his production needs to start meeting his potential.

Boardman volleyball outlasts Lakeview in five
12:10, 10/1/14

The Spartans regained their energy after losing the third and fourth games.

YSU's 2011 loss to MSU still lingers
12:09, 10/1/14

MSU ruined YSU playoff hopes three autumns ago

Nelson faces ‘life-changing’ bout
12:08, 10/1/14

Showtime will televise his fight against Martirosyan

Canfield boys close in on AAC soccer crown
12:07, 10/1/14

After a 3-1 win over Boardman, the Cardinals can win the title outright against Fitch on Thursday.

Mooney boys, Lakeview girls advance to state golf tournament
12:06, 10/1/14

LaBrae’s Haley Harford shot a 68 to earn overall medalist honors at the Division II district.

Scalzo: Zban was Hall of Fame person
12:05, 10/1/14

Sportswriter never forgot to write about the people who played the games