SATURDAY, FEB. 23
n Riverside at Lakeside (JV tips at 3)
n Brookfield at PV
n (4) Chardon vs. (5) Mayfield (1)
n (2) Euclid vs. (3) North (2:30)
n (2) Chagrin Falls vs. (6) West Geauga (1)
n (5) Harvey vs. (3) Lake Catholic (2:30)
at Mineral Ridge
n (5) Ursuline vs. (4) Girard (6)
n (9) South Range vs. (1) United (7:30)
n Divisions I, II and III
SATURDAY, FEB. 23
After taking a solid thumping Friday afternoon, one had to wonder how the Conneaut All-Stars would react Saturday at the Little League State Tournament at Cederquist Park.
Question answered — in a big way!
Championship play set up at county junior tennis tourney
A long, competitive day of high-level tennis Saturday at Geneva High School set the stage for the decisive matches at the annual Ashtabula County Junior Championships.
Here’s a look at today’s matches:
Geneva 6, Jefferson 5
Grand Valley 6, Geneva 5
Lake County Over-50
Capp Steel-Lake Dine and Dance 30, Lifetime Financial 20
WP — Chuck Cash.
Other — CS: Chris Cash 5 H, 6 R, 2 HR, grand slam, 9 RBI, Don Pentek 5 H, 5 R, 2 HR, 6 RBI, Tom Jeffers 6 H, 3 R, 3 RBI, Danny Sullivan 4 H, 5 R, 3 RBI, Joe Marte 3 H, Pat Clancy 3 H, 2 RBI, Doug Hladek 2 H, 2 R, Chuck Cash 3 H, 4 R; LF: Bob Sheplavy 4 H, 4 R, 2 HR, 6 RBI, Chris Toreki (3 H, 2 R, 2 RBI, Dave Cope 3 H, 2 R, 3 RBI.
Indians backed off
The Indians seemed to catch a break when Chicago White Sox starter Scott Carroll exited Saturday afternoon’s game with low back stiffness after five shutout innings.
Indians Notes: Giambi moved again
The Indians moved designated hitter Jason Giambi (sore left knee) to the 60-day disabled list following Saturday’s 6-2 American League Central Division loss to the visiting Chicago White Sox at Progressive Field.
A Rob Oller column: LeBron proves he’s a real winner
Any superstar can convince you that he is deserving of sports royalty if he has the rings and riches to prove it.
Source: LeBron signs with Cavaliers for only 2 years, but there’s a reason for that
LeBron James signed a two-year, $42.1 million contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers that provides flexibility for the NBA’s biggest star with the league’s maximum salary expected to rise in the future.
Will Browns or LeBron-led Cavaliers win title first?
Browns Pro Bowl cornerback Joe Haden discussed LeBron James’ return to the Cavaliers during an interview Friday night with NFL Network’s NFL Total Access. A transcript is below.
On how he’s feeling about the news that LeBron James is joining the Cleveland Cavaliers:
“It’s a great day in Cleveland.”
A Jason Lloyd column: LeBron’s coming-home letter a poetic reversal of fortunes
After the way it all ended, after the way he left four years ago, there was only one poetic path LeBron James could take back to Cleveland.
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