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Dorsey hints he’s discussed Williams with Redskins

Local Sports

BEREA — Cleveland Browns general manager John Dorsey already has pulled off one blockbuster trade. He seems eager to make another. Dorsey said he’s had “a few conversations” lately with Washington Redskins President Bruce Allen and hinted one of the topics discussed has been a trade ...

Repeat clean sheet

High School Sports

POLAND — Posting a clean sheet against a team once is a challenge. Posting a second one against the same team is difficult. Posting a third clean sheet against the same team in a single season? Now that’s an accomplishment to be proud of. That was the case Wednesday evening for the ...

Scouting Report: Week 7

YSU Sports

The pressure is on the Youngstown State football team, and it’s only the third week of conference play. Two straight Missouri Valley Conference losses has the Penguins desperately needing a win as they travel to Southern Illinois. YSU (4-2, 0-2) needs a bounce-back win against a solid ...

Steelers’ Rudolph to return as starter after concussion

Local Sports

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Looks like “Duck Season” will last just a week for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Coach Mike Tomlin said Wednesday that Mason Rudolph will return to the starting lineup after being cleared by an independent neurological consultant following a concussion he sustained against ...

Three of a kind

High School Sports

YOUNGSTOWN — Andrew Philibin dribbles down near midfield with the soccer ball. The Cardinal Mooney senior sees one sibling on one side, his brother Brian, a junior. On the other side is his brother, Christopher, a freshman, as all three, along with their teammates, rush at the opposition ...

Garrett punched by fan

Local Sports

CLEVELAND — The Browns are even taking hits off the field. Star defensive end Myles Garrett said he was punched in the face Wednesday by a “fan” who wanted to take a picture with him. Garrett posted on his Twitter account that the person “hopped” out of his car before delivering a ...

25-0

High School Sports

BOARDMAN — The Boardman Spartans boys soccer team had only given up 18 goals on the season. Though they had only scored 29 on the season. They had six wins by shutout. Wednesday, they added another shutout and scored four fewer goals than they had all season. Yes. Four goals fewer than ...

Ursuline girls at ease in postseason

High School Sports

The Ursuline High School girls soccer team feels comfortable in its return to the Division III postseason. The Irish, who competed in Division II the past two seasons after being in Division III in 2016, defeated Waterloo 11-0 in a sectional final Wednesday night at Youngstown ...

Kan-do attitude

High School Sports

CANFIELD — Pat Pavlansky begins to talk as three of us are at a circular table inside the athletic department at Canfield High School. It’s just past 3 o’clock on a Tuesday. He’s there with junior tennis player Anna Kan, whose first named is pronounced On-yah. Learn something new ...

The 3 weeks of CC that matter

High School Sports

The warmth from the sun was beating down on the exposed Trumbull County Fairgrounds. For a Saturday in mid October, it’ll be a welcomed change to start the biggest three weeks of the cross country calendar. District cross country. Some dirt and grass paths weaving in and out the vast ...