Boys Soccer, Big Red To Section Final

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Steubenville beat Cambridge 5-1 in the Ohio Division II Sectional.  Adam DiCarlo had two goals and an assist for Big Red.  Noah Reinacher also scored twice, while Ryan Delelles had a goal and an assist for Big Red.  2nd-seeded Steubenville will host No. 5 St. Clairsville Saturday at 5 p.m. in the sectional final.

 

Boys Soccer, Bruins Move On

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Brooke beat John Marshall 8-1 in the West Virginia Triple-A sectional.  Konner Govey recorded a hat trick for the Bruins.  Jacob Hinerman contributed goals, Nick Cruny, Garrett Bernardini and Gage Barnhart all had one goal for the Bruins.  Brooke faces Wheeling Park for the sectional title tomorrow night at 6 at Wheeling Island Stadium.

 

HS Volleyball, Cats Top Huskies

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High School Volleyball, Edison topped Harrison Central 21-25, 25-21, 25-22, 29-27 in the Ohio Division III Sectional.  McKenzie Morrison had 14 kills, nine digs, while Allison Crawford had 21 kills, 11 digs and three blocks for the Wildcats.  Kayla Huff recorded 40 assists, three blocks and three digs for Edison.

 

HS Volleyball, OG Wins Tri-Match

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Oak Glen beat Fairmont Senior 25-8, 25-4 and the Golden Bears topped Weir High 25-9, 25-18.  Jaedyn Hissam had three points, 34 sets and 19 assists, while Alexa Andrews recorded 12 points and three aces against Fairmont Senior.  Hissam had six points, 30 sets and 15 assists while Alexis Swan had eight points, three aces, seven kills and four blocks.  Hannah Rogers delivered five points, two aces, five kills and five digs against Weir High.

 

Pens Rally Past Rangers

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Sidney Crosby scored the tying goal with less than a minute remaining in regulation, Evgeni Malkin scored 58 seconds into overtime as the Penguins beat the Rangers 5-4.  The Pens host Florida Friday night.

 

Cavs Win Season-Opener

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LeBron James scored 29 points to lead the Cavaliers past the Celtics 102-99 on opening night in the NBA.  Kyrie Irving, who asked to be traded this summer after six seasons in Cleveland, missed a 3-pointer at the horn to tie it.  Irving finished with 22 points for Boston.

 

Yankees Tie ALCS at 2

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Aaron Judge homered and doubled to help the Yankees rally past the Astros 6-4 and tie the American League Championship Series at 2 games apiece.  Game 5 is this afternoon at 5:08 at Yankee Stadium.  Masahiro Tanaka faces Dallas Keuchel.

 

NFL TV Ratings DOWN

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Through the first six weeks of the NFL season, total viewership of games is down 7.5 percent, compared with the first six weeks of 2016.  Last year, the NFL attributed part of its viewership decline to competition from presidential election coverage.

 

Holgorsen’s Son Commits To North Texas

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Logan Holgorsen, son of WVU football coach Dana, committed to play for North Texas.  Holgorsen, a 6’1 high school junior, felt he had a leg up on his peers because of his dad’s knowledge of the game and the recruiting process, which helped him reach his decision.