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Pirates Edge Cardinals

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ST. LOUIS — Adam Frazier opened the game with a homer, Starling Marte drove in the game-winner and Trevor Williams allowed one run in seven solid innings as the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1 on Friday night. Marte’s RBI single off of Andrew Miller (1-2) broke a 1-1 ...

Brewers Win 7th Straight

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CHICAGO (AP) — Gio Gonzalez pitched two-hit ball into the sixth inning and Ryan Braun homered, helping Milwaukee beat Chicago, 7-0, for its season-high seventh straight victory. Gonz’lez outdueled Jose Quintana to help Milwaukee move into a virtual tie with Chicago for the NL Central ...

Wheeling Native Kristen Hetzel Takes Bronze At Duathlon

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Kristen Hetzel is on top of the world. Well, two steps back, actually. The Wheeling Central and Wheeling Jesuit graduate reached the podium at the recent ITU Duathlon World Championships in Pontevedra, Spain. Hetzel finished third in her age division, her best finish since starting a string ...

West Liberty Falls Short in NCAA Softball Tournament Debut

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WEST LIBERTY — Fresh off its Mountain East Conference Tournament championship, the West Liberty softball team made its debut in the NCAA Tournament. Hosting the Atlantic 1 Regional, the Hilltoppers were paired up against a tough foe in No. 8 seed Lock Haven. West Liberty had to battle back ...

Cardinals Stomp Pirates, 17-4

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ST. LOUIS — Marcell Ozuna drove in four runs and Dexter Fowler had three RBIs, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 17-4 rout of the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday night. Paul Goldschmidt reached base four times and had three hits and two RBIs for the Cardinals, who managed just one run in ...

John Marshall Lacrosse Standout Sara Woods Headed to Muskingum

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John Marshall lacrosse standout Sara Woods recently signed her letter of intent to continue her academic and athletic careers at Muskingum University. Woods was heavily recruiting before signing on with the Fighting Muskies. Her versatility made her a wanted commodity. She has played ...

27th Annual Barnesville WesBanco Shamrock Relays are Saturday

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The 27th annual Barnesville WesBanco Shamrock Relays will take place Saturday at Barnesville High School. The meet will begin at 9:30 a.m. with the field events, before the running events get going at 10:30 a.m. Getting ready for the event is the Barnesville track team of front row, from ...

Wheeling Park Track Squads Win Regional Title

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WHEELING— It was a clean sweep for Wheeling Park as both the boys’ and girls’ track teams claimed the Class AAA Region One title Wednesday at Buckhannon-Upshur High School. Many Wheeling Park athletes along with a handful of other local athletes punched their ticket to the state meet ...