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Here are all of the pictures sent to us by good sports who wanted to show us their favorite athlete in action or fan enjoying the game from the stands. Thanks to all who shared their photos.

Jim Putko of Boardman with his son Jimmy, 4, and daughter Julia, 8 months, who cheered for their daddy through his final baseball game of the year. Sent by Casey Putko.

Jim Putko of Boardman with his son Jimmy, 4, and daughter Julia, 8 months, who cheered for their daddy through his final baseball game of the year. Sent by Casey Putko.


11-month-old TJ Pixley rooted for his big brother, Joel Cuevas, during a Flag Football game this summer. Sent by Betty Cuevas of Boardman, their grandmother.

11-month-old TJ Pixley rooted for his big brother, Joel Cuevas, during a Flag Football game this summer. Sent by Betty Cuevas of Boardman, their grandmother.


Billy Brundage during his playing days in the Poland Community Baseball League. Sent from Uncle Richard.

Billy Brundage during his playing days in the Poland Community Baseball League. Sent from Uncle Richard.


Jacob Buttar of Niles scores one for the team as he reaches home plate. On hand to grab the shot was his aunt, Rose Marsco.

Jacob Buttar of Niles scores one for the team as he reaches home plate. On hand to grab the shot was his aunt, Rose Marsco.


This is Katie Buttar of Niles, submitted by her aunt, Rose Marsco.

This is Katie Buttar of Niles, submitted by her aunt, Rose Marsco.


Katie Buttar of Niles puts everything she's got into this swing while playing T-ball, Her aunt, Rose Marsco, submitted the picture..

Katie Buttar of Niles puts everything she's got into this swing while playing T-ball, Her aunt, Rose Marsco, submitted the picture..


Jimmy Putko, 4, of Boardman, watched and cheered for his daddy, Jim, who played baseball. Sent by Casey Putko.

Jimmy Putko, 4, of Boardman, watched and cheered for his daddy, Jim, who played baseball. Sent by Casey Putko.


Croix Coleman participated in the AAU Junior Olympics in Ypsilanti, Michigan in July. Croix is a grandson of Betty DuBose.

Croix Coleman participated in the AAU Junior Olympics in Ypsilanti, Michigan in July. Croix is a grandson of Betty DuBose.


Amy and Jay Dahl of Austintown attended the Cleveland Indians vs. Washington Nationals game June 15.

Amy and Jay Dahl of Austintown attended the Cleveland Indians vs. Washington Nationals game June 15.


Chrissy Toth, of Austintown, and a Scrappers worker, Chris Sumner, enjoyed the Mahoning Valley Scrappers game July 14, Princess Day.

Chrissy Toth, of Austintown, and a Scrappers worker, Chris Sumner, enjoyed the Mahoning Valley Scrappers game July 14, Princess Day.


Here was an incredible touchdown by Zach Larrier of the Westside Patriots Youth Football Team. Sent by Kim Novicky of Canfield.

Here was an incredible touchdown by Zach Larrier of the Westside Patriots Youth Football Team. Sent by Kim Novicky of Canfield.


Steve Soyka ran the Warrior Dash Obstacle Course for St Jude Children's Hospital Aug. 11.

Steve Soyka ran the Warrior Dash Obstacle Course for St Jude Children's Hospital Aug. 11.


Steve and Cheryl Soyka finished the Warrior Dash Obstacle Course Aug. 11 for St. Jude Children's Hospital.

Steve and Cheryl Soyka finished the Warrior Dash Obstacle Course Aug. 11 for St. Jude Children's Hospital.


Sisters, Claire O'Leary, 3, and Lauren O'Leary, 5, of Youngstown, are shown in uniform during their first year on Mill Creek T-ball League. Sent by Grandma Mama Fran Chicone.

Sisters, Claire O'Leary, 3, and Lauren O'Leary, 5, of Youngstown, are shown in uniform during their first year on Mill Creek T-ball League. Sent by Grandma Mama Fran Chicone.


Four juniors on the Boardman High School Girls Soccer team, from left, No. 4 Kristen Huck (goalie) with No. 13 Alison Green on her back and No. 16 Alexis Downie with No. 40 Heaton O'Hara on her back, hope to have another successful season and make it to the district championships again.

Four juniors on the Boardman High School Girls Soccer team, from left, No. 4 Kristen Huck (goalie) with No. 13 Alison Green on her back and No. 16 Alexis Downie with No. 40 Heaton O'Hara on her back, hope to have another successful season and make it to the district ...


Teammates and best buds Tommy Varley and Jimmy Lipjanic, 6, both of Boardman, enjoyed flag football season. Sent by parents Tom and Kim Varley and Jim and Candace Lipjanic.

Teammates and best buds Tommy Varley and Jimmy Lipjanic, 6, both of Boardman, enjoyed flag football season. Sent by parents Tom and Kim Varley and Jim and Candace Lipjanic.


Jimmy Lipjanic, 5, of Boardman, who played on a Boardman soccer team, shows his excitement at the end of the season. Sent by parents Jim and Candace Lipjanic.

Jimmy Lipjanic, 5, of Boardman, who played on a Boardman soccer team, shows his excitement at the end of the season. Sent by parents Jim and Candace Lipjanic.


Brother and sister, Candace and Chip Gaetano of Campbell enjoyed an Ohio State University game.

Brother and sister, Candace and Chip Gaetano of Campbell enjoyed an Ohio State University game.


Madalyn Smith of Boardman met Scrappy during a Scrappers baseball game. Sent in by her grandma, Patty Hoover.

Madalyn Smith of Boardman met Scrappy during a Scrappers baseball game. Sent in by her grandma, Patty Hoover.


Elisabeth and Madeline Facemyer of Canfield enjoyed a Mahoning Valley Scrappers Game. Sent in by Dr. Gregory Facemyer.

Elisabeth and Madeline Facemyer of Canfield enjoyed a Mahoning Valley Scrappers Game. Sent in by Dr. Gregory Facemyer.


Nine-year-old Jason Sweder, a Vindicator Most Valuable Kid of Boardman Community Baseball League, gives Scrappy a high five after pitching  to him at a Scrappers game. Jason is the son of Jeff and Christie Sweder. Sent by Grandma Mary Ann Sweder.

Nine-year-old Jason Sweder, a Vindicator Most Valuable Kid of Boardman Community Baseball League, gives Scrappy a high five after pitching to him at a Scrappers game. Jason is the son of Jeff and Christie Sweder. Sent by Grandma Mary Ann Sweder.


 Professional bowler Ken Yokobosky, shown in action at Bell-Wick Bowl, Hubbard, in March. Sent to us by Doxie Damico of Austintown.

Professional bowler Ken Yokobosky, shown in action at Bell-Wick Bowl, Hubbard, in March. Sent to us by Doxie Damico of Austintown.


This picture of Ken Yokobosky, a professional bowler from New Jersey, was taken by Doxie Damico of Austintown at Bell-Wick Bowl, Hubbard, during the local open regional tournament in March.

This picture of Ken Yokobosky, a professional bowler from New Jersey, was taken by Doxie Damico of Austintown at Bell-Wick Bowl, Hubbard, during the local open regional tournament in March.