HC spikes SCC in 4

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CADIZ -- Harrison Central needed four sets, but it posted a victory over Steubenville Catholic on Thursday by scores of 25-17, 25-21, 19-25 and 25-18. The Huskies were led by senior McKayla Dunkle, who had 22 kills and six blocks. Logan Johnson had 30 assists and Maddy Butler posted 22 digs. ...

Streb leads CJ Cup

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Robert Streb went from making putts to wondering if he would ever miss Thursday in the CJ Cup at Summit. It led to his best start to any tournament and his lowest score on the PGA Tour. And on this day at The Summit Club, his 11-under 61 was only good for a one-shot ...

Kraken earn first NHL victory

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Brandon Tanev scored his second goal into an empty net with 1:21 left and the Seattle Kraken beat the Nashville Predators 4-3 on Thursday night for the first victory in the expansion franchise’s second game. The Kraken became the latest expansion franchise to win ...

Steelers to entertain Seahawks on Sunday

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger is encouraged. The Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback, however, is not convinced his team’s early offensive struggles are firmly in the rearview mirror. Yes, there were signs of progress last week against Denver. Najee Harris ran with what is becoming ...

Smith’s time arrives as he starts at QB

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RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Geno Smith last started an NFL game four years ago, but what he’s learned along the way as a backup in two previous spots before landing with the Seattle Seahawks has taught him plenty as he’s bided his time waiting for another opportunity. And now it’s here. With ...

Murray, Mayfield renew their friendly rivalry

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CLEVELAND (AP) — They were once college teammates, two ultra-competitive, trash-talking alpha males pushing each other each day on the practice field, in meeting rooms and while playing video games to be better. Back-to-back Heisman Trophies at Oklahoma followed, then No. 1 overall draft ...