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PERRY — Lakeside coach Buzz Edwards has worked hard with his young team on changing and establishing a winning culture within the Dragons football program.

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A record-setting rookie quarterback who pulled the Browns back from their darkest despair while re-energizing a fan base last season, Baker Mayfield has been error-prone, inaccurate and inconsistent for a team that has underwhelmed and underachieved through six games.

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JEFFERSON — Edgewood’s volleyball team started and finished strong during Wednesday’s Division II sectional semifinal match against No. 7 Villa Angela-St. Joseph, but the Vikings controlled the middle parts of the match and slayed the 10th-seeded Warriors 3-0 — 25-18, 25-16, 25-19.

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ANDOVER — Pymatuning Valley football coach Neal Croston has as many assistant coaches as the school has conference championships — three

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The Browns traded Austin Corbett, who failed to live up to high expectations after being selected with the No. 33 overall pick in the 2018 draft, to the Rams on Tuesday for a fifth-round draft pick in 2021.

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BURTON — No. 8 Pymatuning Valley could not overcome a slew of early mistakes in Tuesday’s Division III volleyball sectional semifinal against No. 9 Garfield and watched its season come to an end as a result.

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The Conneaut Spartans not only won District 10, Region 3 for a second straight time last Friday, but the Spartans vaulted themselves into the top eight of Division V, Region 17.

In the latest episode of Star Beacon Sports Talk, Brendan discusses a big week for three football teams, last weekend's Chagrin Valley Conference cross country championships and looks ahead to the volleyball and soccer postseason tournaments.

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Baker Mayfield threw three more interceptions, Nick Chubb had a costly fumble and Cleveland had a punt blocked Sunday during a 32-28 loss to the Seattle Seahawks, dropping the Browns to 0-3 at home and into their bye week searching for answers.

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NEW YORK (AP) — LSU moved up to No. 2 in The Associated Press college football poll, giving the Southeastern Conference the top two teams in the country for the 29th time and putting the Tigers behind No. 1 Alabama less than a month before the rivals meet in Tuscaloosa.

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ASHTABULA [ndash] Funeral for Donna (Chapman) Martin-Wellbaum will be held Saturday, 2:00 at Czup Funeral Home. Calling hours will be held prior to the service from 12:00-2:00. Celebration of Life following the funeral at Ashtabula American Legion.

ASHTBAULA [ndash] Funeral Mass for Palmina Benedict, 96, will be held Sarurday morning at 9:30 at Mt. Carmel Church with burial to follow at St. Joseph. Calling hours from 5:00-7:00 TONIGHT at Czup Funeral Home, 1329 Lake Avenue.

ASHTABULA [ndash] Diane Michalke, 62, passed away 10/13/2019. She's the loving sister of Jeff (Brenda) and Dennis, loving companion of MaryJane Adams. No public services will be held at her request. Online obituary and condolences at www.czupfuneral.com