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A capsule look at the Mounties vs. Rollers tonight | News, Games, Jobs

PHOTOS MADE AT South Williamsport’s Dylan Scheller plays during a game earlier this season. Scheller and the Mounties have a tough test tonight in the PIAA Class A championship against Steel-High in Shamokin. Steel-High’s road to the Final Four: In District 3, they beat Halifax, 56-22 and Belmont Charter, 49-28; at states, they beat Northern …

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“Business as Usual” for Wolverines | News, Sports, Business

Times Observer file photo by Cody Elms Sheffield senior Leihden Wotorson moves over a Kane defender last season. Sheffield coach Jordan Copley has a fourth-season laser focus on execution and high-performance basketball as the Wolverines look to kick off the 2023 basketball season by hosting the annual Sports Boosters Tip-Off Tournament tonight. “Playing Basic Basketball …

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West Virginia’s Mark Kellogg follows his plan | News, Games, Jobs

West Virginia basketball coach Mark Kellogg works on the sidelines for his first game earlier this season. (Photo by Greg Hunter, BlueGoldNews.com.) MORGANTOWN – On the day Mark Kellogg was named head basketball coach at West Virginia, replacing Dawn Plitzuweit after her surprise exit after a year on the job, he let the world know …

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Pendergast sank Fairmont’s game-winning 3-pointer | News, Games, Jobs

THREE’S A CROWD – Fairmont’s Brylee Miller (with basketball) drives past Windom Area’s Hadley Sammons (2), Hannah Dauer (4) and Haidyn Sammons (right) during Big South Conference action Tuesday night at Cardinal Gym in Fairmont. (Photo by Greg Abel) FAIRMONT – Four seconds…three…two. Grace Pendergast pulls up, drains a 3-pointer. … The back side, the …

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Big Red’s run ends at the end of the state | News, Games, Jobs

Andrew Grimm BREAKING TACKLES – Big Red’s Jalen Minniefield breaks tackles from Kettering Alter’s defenders during Friday’s Division IV state semifinal. WESTERVILLE — A number of factors went against the Big Red early in Friday’s Region IV semifinals, and the momentum never returned heading into Steubenville. Kettering Archbishop Alter opened up an early lead and …

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Young Magic athletes gain valuable varsity experience | News, Games, Jobs

VAULTING INTO ACTION – Members of the Martin County Area Magic gymnastics lineup open the season by traveling to Jackson County Central on Nov. 30 includes, front row (left to right): Manager Hayley Clarke, Avery Steuber, Hannah Cole, Adri Leiding, Lillie Schultz and manager Madie Ludewig. Back row: Assistant coach Jenna Steele, Kaydynce Weber, Jadyn …

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Lovenson Xavier leads Marietta College men past Illinois Wesleyan | News, Games, Jobs

Marietta College’s Lovenson Xavier, right, goes up for a jumper during a game against Christopher Newport earlier this season at Ban Johnson Arena. (Photo by Rebecca Wheeler) SPRINGFIELD – Lovenson Xavier hit four free throws in the game’s final 11 seconds to secure a 67-63 Marietta College victory over Illinois Wesleyan University on Saturday evening …

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Huskies volleyball split weekend to close out regular season | News, Games, Jobs

Share price SAULT STE. MARIE – The Michigan Tech Huskies volleyball team got a big win Friday night, defeating No. 20 Ferris State Bulldogs in Big Rapids for the first time in 14 years. They followed that up Saturday with a five-set loss to the Lake Superior State Lakers. Despite the division, the Huskies finished …

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The Steelers complete their rally against the struggling Packers | News, Games, Jobs

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Diontae Johnson (18) and quarterback Kenny Pickett (8) celebrate a touchdown against the Tennessee Titans during the second half of an NFL football game Thursday, Nov. 2, 2023, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Mat Released) PITTSBURGH – The Kenny Pickett of the Pittsburgh Steelers drafted – a player, very confident and a competitive …

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