Wheeling Park’s Lauren Fox Signs with West Liberty

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Wheeling Park’s Lauren Fox recently signed to continue her academic and softball careers at West Liberty University. A four-year member of the Park softball program, Fox was a three-year letterman. She played a key role in the Patriots 2019 trip to the state tournament. She has been selected ...

Oklahoma Forces Decisive Game 3 at WCWS

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Jocelyn Alo hit a go-ahead homer in the sixth inning, and Oklahoma beat Florida State 6-2 on Wednesday night to force a decisive Game 3 for the Women’s College World Series title. The final game will be played Thursday afternoon. Oklahoma (55-4) is seeking its fifth ...

W.Va. Wins Fifth Straight

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GRANVILLE – After facing a slow start and finding themselves in a 3-1 deficit, the West Virginia Black Bears rallied in the sixth inning to defeat the Mahoning Valley Scrappers 8-7 on Wednesday night. Three Black Bears recorded two or more RBIs in the tough offensive battle, including ...

Islanders Bounce Bruins

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UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Brock Nelson scored twice in another big second period by New York, Semyon Varlamov stopped 23 shots and the Islanders beat the Boston Bruins 6-2 in Game 6 on Wednesday night to advance to the Stanley Cup semifinals for the second straight year. Kyle Palmieri, Trais ...

Paul, Suns Rout Nuggets

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PHOENIX (AP) — Chris Paul garnered 17 points and 15 assists without a turnover, Devin Booker added 18 points and 10 rebounds and the Phoenix Suns routed the Denver Nuggets 123-98 on Wednesday night to take a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference semifinals. Deandre Ayton had 16 points and 10 ...

Area Athletes Ready For State Track Meet

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CHARLESTON — A plethora of area track athletes will suit up one final time as they make the trip to Charleston for the West Virginia High School state track meet at University Of Charleston Stadium At Laidley Field. The championships will be held from Wednesday to Saturday. Class A will ...