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Canfield, Struthers, Poland dominate foes

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¯ CANFIELD 34, NOTRE DAME-CATHEDRAL LATIN 7: CANFIELD — Chris Sammarone had eight carries for 146 yards and two first-half scores as the Cardinals moved to 2-0 with a dominating performance over the Lions. Canfield has outscored its opponents 57-6 in the first two games. Cardinals ...

Chubb stays humble with big payday ahead

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BEREA — Nick Chubb’s star is rising. The rest of him remains grounded. The Pro Bowl running back hasn’t changed since the moment he joined the Browns as a second-round draft pick in 2018 and immediately impressed everyone with his selfless attitude, tireless work ethic and drive to ...

Stalemate once again

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HOWLAND — Mahoning Valley residents familiar with the soccer scene in the surrounding area surely had Thursday night’s matchup at Howland between the Tigers and visiting Canfield Cardinals circled on their calendar. There’s a good reason for that. The former Division II state-runner up ...

Steelers’ Pouncey eyes delicate balance

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PITTSBURGH — Maurkice Pouncey didn’t love the collective bargaining agreement the NFL Players Association reached with team owners just as the COVID-19 pandemic brought the league and the world to a standstill. Not even a little. Six months later, he’s still not a fan, even if in ...

South Range falls to Hubbard on late goal

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HUBBARD — If at first you don’t succeed, try again. Hubbard’s Jacob Gulu was awarded that situation Thursday night when the Eagles played host to South Range in their Northeast-8 Conference opener. WIth the score tied 1-all and 93 seconds remaining, Gulu lined up for a free kick ...

Browns trade Jaguars for much-needed safety

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BEREA — The Browns knew exactly where to go to find help at safety. Jacksonville’s holding a late-summer sale. Hoping to offset the loss of expected rookie starter Grant Delpit for the season due to an injury, Cleveland on Thursday acquired safety Ronnie Harrison in a trade with the ...

Fitch, Ursuline highlight Week 2

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Austintown Fitch coach T.J. Parker had to endure an unpredictable off-season and an opening night postponement. Now, the rookie coach hopes that a victory and a sense of normalcy will help propel his Falcons to a successful 2020 season. Fitch's season opener against Boardman, scheduled for ...

Pirates to wear 21 to honor star

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PITTSBURGH — Roberto Clemente’s legacy in Pittsburgh and his native Puerto Rico is secure. The club the Hall of Fame outfielder spent two decades playing for is trying to ensure that legacy — both on and off the field — is acknowledged regularly by the masses. The team announced ...

Hubbard on top

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GIRARD — The humidity started to fade as game time neared Wednesday at Arrowhead Stadium. The Hubbard and Girard girls soccer teams had their starters on the field, announcing them all as the hue of the sky above started to shade with pink and purple colors near twilight. Hubbard coach ...

Naquin, McKenzie star in Tribe win

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Triston McKenzie tossed six innings of three-hit ball to celebrate his 23rd birthday, Tyler Naquin hit a pair of homers for the only runs of the game, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Kansas City Royals 5-0 on Wednesday night. McKenzie (2-0) needed just 81 pitches ...