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Delelles outburst leads Big Red

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STEUBENVILLE — Ryan Delelles tallied a career-high and possible school record five goals to lead the Big Red boys’ soccer team to a 5-3 victory over Crestview Thursday evening inside Harding Stadium. “I don’t know if we have had a player score five goals in a game before,” Big Red ...

BLOCKING — Big Red’s Suzie Rososchi (8) and Sidney Snyder (15) attempt to block an attack by East Liverpool’s Mariah Peachey (photo by Andrew Grimm).

East Liverpool overpowers Big Red

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STEUBENVILLE — The Steubenville Big Red volleyball team performed well enough to please its coach, but simply was overpowered by a tough East Liverpool squad, with the visitors taking the match 3-0 Thursday night at Steubenville High School. “We played much better tonight,” Big Red ...

Young Toronto swept by East Palestine

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TORONTO — A rough start set the tone for the Toronto volleyball team, which struggled at the outset, and East Palestine took advantage as the Bulldogs defeated the Red Knights in three sets, 25-7, 25-16, 25-15. “They are a good team,” Toronto head coach Cathie Thomas said about the ...

PREP ROUNDUP

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Weir girls beat Tyler WEIRTON — The Weir girls soccer team improved to 8-6-1 with a 6-0 win over Tyler Consolidated Thursday at Jimmy Carey Stadium, led by two goals from Bella Aperfine. Julia Gianni had a goal and two assists. Taylor Quickie had a goal and an assist. Rabeka Rowland and ...

FILE - In this Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, file photo, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster warms up before an NFL football game in Pittsburgh. The youngest player in the NFL wears SpongeBob slippers and scored the first touchdown of his career last weekend, though 20-year-old Steelers wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster may have turned more heads with a crunching block that showed the NFL is child's play. (AP Photo/Don Wright, File)

Steelers young receiver making a big splash

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — The NFL’s youngest player rides his bike to work, runs to the local ice cream place in SpongeBob Squarepants slippers and will happily take you on in Madden or Call of Duty if you happen to find him online during a given night. Just don’t let JuJu Smith-Schuster’s age ...

Lindor homers again, Indians keep on winning

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shortstop Francisco Lindor homered to lead the Indians to a 4-1 victory and three-game sweep of the Los Angeles Angels on Thursday, Cleveland’s 27th win in its last 28 games. The record for most victories with only one loss is 29, set by the 1884 Providence ...

BRIEFS

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Women’s shooting clinic set NEW CUMBERLAND — A National Rifle Association Women on Target shooting clinic for women will be held Oct. 7 at the Chester-Newell Sportsmen Club. The cost is $35, which includes loaner firearms, ammunition, eye and ear protection, lunch and refreshments. ...

BIG RIVALRY — Steubenville’s Gabriella Lulla and Catholic Central’s Allie Zapolnik battle for possession of the ball on Wednesday. (Photo by Andrew Grimm)

Big Red girls sneak by Central

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STEUBENVILLE — Steubenville’s two teams squared off Wednesday night at Catholic Central’s Tony Recinella Soccer Field, and it was visiting Steubenville Big Red who came away with a 2-0 victory in the rivalry game. “It’s always nice,” Big Red coach Jared Robinson said. “We’ve ...

Crusaders pick up a win over Bellaire

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STEUBENVILLE — Steubenville Catholic Central defeated Bellaire St. Johns in volleyball play Wednesday night at home, 3-0. Alissa Burchfield had 14 kills. Grace Godich had nine kills. Karmen DiBiase had 11 assists. Bonnie Thibault had 11 assists. Central is now 8-4 on the season. The ...