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DETROIT (AP) — After two sacrifice flies earlier in the game, Josh Reddick came up in the eighth inning with men on first and second and the Astros down by two. “I told him, ‘Go get another RBI,’” Houston manager A.J. Hinch said. “He said, ‘How about three?’” Reddick hit a ...

’Berg football picked to finish 3rd, 4th in OAC

If there’s one eternal truth about preseason polls, it’s that no one seems to care about them. Actually, that’s probably not right. Everyone says they don’t care. For Heidelberg coach Scott Donaldson, about to enter his second season, the results of the media and coaches’ ...

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PARENT MEETING: Hopewell-Loudon will hold its fall mandatory OHSAA parent meeting Monday at 6 p.m. in the school audeteria. All fall sports athletes and their parents must attend. GOLF: Dan Coppes and Bob Reinhart are in first in the Amvets League at Seneca Hills on Wednesday nights with 24 ...

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GOLF: In the Tuesday Ladies' Recreation League at Clinton Height, Sandy Benner leads with 27 points. Jane Birch is second with 26 1/2. The long putt on 10 was by Tammy Seasly, while Kathy McCool was closest to the pin on No. 11. n Barb Kuhn made the long putt at No. 1 and ended closest in ...

Another year of harness racing in the books

Harness racing at the 175th Seneca County Fair came to a close Tuesday as nine races took place in the afternoon. It was another beautiful day for racing, and driver Cameron McCown drove like it as he walked away with four wins Tuesday. McCown won the 2-year-old filly trot, steering Here's ...

Headworth comes away with two wins

With the smell of corn dogs and funnel cakes lingering in the air, it was Mark Headworth who was doing work on the track as he was the only multi-winner in the first night of harness racing at the 175th Seneca County Fair Monday. About 100 people enjoyed the racing Monday as most of the races ...

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HORSESHOE TOURNAMENT: Tuesday will be the beginning of the horseshoe pitching contest at the Seneca County Fair. The first day is to be the Senior Citizen Horseshoe Pitching Contest beginning at 10:30 a.m. July 29 at 10 a.m. is to be the Singles Horseshoe Pitching Contest for class C and D. The ...

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GOLF: Mark Smith and Paul Van Horn lead the North Division with 6 1/2 points and Mark Griffin and Mike Griffin lead the South Division with 7 1/2 points in the Clinton Heights Baumann Two-Man Scramble Late League. Prizes went to Larry Kisabeth (closest to pin No. 11), Denny Lofay (long putt No. ...

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GOLF: After the ninth week of the Baumann Old Fort Ex-Hi League, Bret Liski and Mike Harr lead with 49 points. Prizes were won by Jake Molyet (closest in two on No. 11), Jeff Miller (closest to pin on No. 12), Ron Bowlin (long putt on No. 13), Larry Miller (closest to pin on No. 4), David Welly ...

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3-ON-3 TOURNAMENT: The second Bascom Shootout 3-on-3 basketball tournament will be July 23. The tournament is to be at Meadowbrook Park starting at noon. Registration starts at 10 a.m. The cost is to be $32 per team and there can be up to four players on a team. There will be a T-shirt and ...

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5K RUN/WALK: The Tiffin XC Run for Your Stripes 5K run/walk is Tuesday at Columbian High. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. The race begins at 9 a.m. Cost is $15. For more information, call (440) 823-8484. BASEBALL: The Robert Bo Reid Memorial Tournament is July 22-23 in Tiffin. There will be ...

Looking at proposed USGA rule changes in the great game of golf

The United States Golf Association has proposed a number of rules changes which, if approved, will take place beginning in 2019. According to the ruling body, the purpose of these changes is to modernize the game. The changes also should help speed up play. Now some people likely will ...

Big swings… and misses

Baseball used to be so easy. Not to play — it's one of the most difficult games there is — but to follow. You could follow statistics easily. As a kid who looked at baseball cards and box scores, there were only a few numbers that mattered to me when judging a player. Batting average, ...

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5K RUN/WALK: The Tiffin XC Run for Your Stripes 5K run/walk is July 4 at Columbian High. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. The race begins at 9 a.m. Cost is $15. For more information, call (440) 823-8484. BASEBALL: The Robert Bo Reid Memorial Tournament is July 22-23 in Tiffin. There will be ...

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5K RUN/WALK: The Tiffin XC Run for Your Stripes 5K run/walk is July 4 at Columbian High. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. The race begins at 9 a.m. Cost is $15. For more information, call (440) 823-8484. BASEBALL: The Robert Bo Reid Memorial Tournament is July 22-23 in Tiffin. There will be ...

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5K RUN/WALK: The Tiffin XC Run for Your Stripes 5K run/walk is July 4 at Columbian High. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. The race begins at 9 a.m. Cost is $15. For more information, call (440) 823-8484. GOLF: Fritz Smith and John Englehart lead second third of the Wednesday Night Men's ...

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5K RUN/WALK: The Tiffin XC Run for Your Stripes 5K run/walk is to begin July 4 at Columbian High. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. The race begins at 9 a.m. Cost is $15. For more information, call (440) 823-8484.

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5K RUN/WALK: The Tiffin XC Run for Your Stripes 5K run/walk is July 4 at Columbian High. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. The race begins at 9 a.m. Cost is $15. For more information, call (440) 823-8484. GOLF: Fritz Smith and John Englehart lead second third of the Wednesday Night Men's ...

Students get hands-on government experience

Area high school juniors recently completed an eight-day, city, county and state government educational program sponsored by the Ohio American Legion and Auxiliary. Buckeye Boys State and Buckeye Girls State programs took place June 11-18, with Boys State at Miami University and Girls State ...

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GOLF: Kevin Kramer leads the second five weeks of the Old Fort Over 50 League with 34 points. Steve Blue and Ron Bowlin are tied for second with 32. Prizes went to Dave Pence (closest to pin on No. 12), Rex Mellott (long putt on No. 14) and Ed Correll (closest in two on No. 18). n Brent ...