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The Indians kept their faint hopes of winning the AL Central alive on Sunday with a 7-5 win over the big-swinging Minnesota Twins, who hit four more homers and tied a major league record with four players getting at least 30.

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SAYBROOK TOWNSHIP — Jefferson’s Meg Jacobs has competed in singles matches for most of her senior year, but coach Lou Murphy decided to throw her back into doubles competition during Saturday’s all-county tournament at St. John.

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FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — New York Jets linebacker C.J. Mosley and defensive lineman Quinnen Williams have been ruled out for their game Monday night against the Cleveland Browns because of injuries.

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JEFFERSON — A power failure may have shut down the scoreboard as well as the sound system at Falcon Pride Stadium Friday evening, but for a second straight week, it was the Edgewood offense that was lighting things up against a county rival.

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HARPERSFIELD TOWNSHIP — The Geneva Eagles were feeding Charlie Taylor the ball and moving down the field for what would have been their first score of the evening when Mother Nature took control and the game was called due to impending thunderstorms with defending Division VI state champions…

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 SAYBROOK TOWNSHIP — Lakeside coach Buzz Edwards certainly wished it happened on the field, but the lightening that began shortly after the second half Friday night turned out to be his team’s best defense against visiting North.

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If Jefferson football coach Ed Rankin has any concern about overdramatizing, it did not show itself when asked the importance of his team’s home opener at 7 p.m. Friday against traditional rival Edgewood.

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ORWELL — Grand Valley senior Barbara Jackson said this year’s Mustangs volleyball squad is “building a family.”

Mike and Brendan discuss Week 2 of the 2019 high school football season, touch on a pair of county volleyball teams that are aiming for conference championships and look forward to this weekend's all-county tennis tournament. 

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CONNEAUT — The Conneaut Spartans matched the physical play of the Sharon (Pa.) Tigers on their way to a 1-0 victory Monday night in a Division 10 conference girls soccer match at Garcia Field.

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The hopes for a shocking upset that Luke Fickell and Cincinnati carried with them up Interstate 71 didn't take long to dissipate into the late summer air at Ohio Stadium on Saturday.

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ASHTABULA TOWNSHIP — On a night where the next the newest class was inducted into the Edgewood athletics Hall of Fame, Zach Winchell went out and delivered the type of performance Friday night that would fit the script.

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ANDOVER — Cardinal scored 20 first-quarter points and went on to defeat Pymatuning Valley 34-14 in a non-conference football game Friday night.

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Week 1 of the high school football season is in the books. For those who are counting, 10 percent of the regular season is finished.

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Odell Beckham Jr. was deemed "ready to go" for Cleveland's home opener against Tennessee on Sunday by coach Freddie Kitchens, who is anxious to see an offense featuring the high-profile receiver, quarterback Baker Mayfield, receiver Jarvis Landry and running back Nick Chubb.

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ASHTABULA [ndash] James K. Lind, 75, passed away September 14, 2019. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Zaback-Williams-Ducro Funeral Home once details are finalized by his children Jake, Michael, and Ericka.

JEFFERSON [ndash] Thomas E. Wehrung, Sr., 70, died unexpectedly Saturday at his residence. Husband of Darcie (Cornell) Wehrung. Visitation Friday 4-8PM, service Saturday 10:30AM, Jefferson Home of Fleming&Billman Funeral Directors. Contributions: Jefferson Volunteer Fire Dept. fleming-bi…

ASHTABULA [ndash] Michael Marvin, 71, passed away 9/12/2019 at UH Geauga Medical Center. He was a loving husband, a hard worker and a proud veteran. CZUP FUNERAL HOME, Lake Ave, Ashtabula is handling the arrangements for the family.

HARPERSFIELD [ndash] Michelle A. Mills, 46, passed away unexpectedly August 31, 2019 at her home in Harpersfield. No public services will be held. The CZUP FUNERAL HOME, 1329 Lake Avenue Ashtabula is handling the services.