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September 23, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

Late heroics help Freeport defeat Shady Side, 24-17

It was a nail-biting finale in Sarver in the WPIAL AAA Allegheny Conference showdown between the Freeport Yellowjackets and the Shady Side Academy Indians Friday evening, with a Freeport touchdown in the final minutes of play giving them a 24- 17 vic More...

Armstrong drops third straight game in loss to Franklin Regional

The Armstrong River Hawks have experienced the highs and lows of high school football over the past two seasons. More...

Cardinals rally past Rivero, Pirates in 9th for 4-3 win

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A flip to second base gone awry threatened to sap the St. Louis Cardinals of the momentum that has carried them from the doldrums of August to the middle of the playoff race in September.  No matter. More...

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Turning the Corner

Wolves use strong second half to down Marion Center, 31-8

A tour around the Heritage Conference presents different challenges throughout a particular sports season, and a stern test awaited the West Shamokin football team on Friday as they traveled to Marion Center to take on the pesky Stingers. More...

Pitt could make change to DiNucci at QB against Georgia Tech

ATLANTA (AP) — The mystery of who will start at quarterback for Pittsburgh in Saturday’s Atlantic Coast Conference opener at Georgia Tech hasn’t been a concern for Yellow Jackets coach Paul Johnson.  More...

Can brain disease explain Aaron Hernandez’s behavior?

CHICAGO (AP) — Former football star Aaron Hernandez’ brain was riddled with damage from a degenerative brain disease linked with head blows, but that doesn’t necessarily explain the troubles that plagued his young life.  More...

Kyle Busch takes pole at New Hampshire in 2nd NASCAR playoff

LOUDON, N.H. (AP) — Kyle Busch’s run in NASCAR’s playoff opener went from dominant to dud because of mistakes on pit road. Clean up those gaffes, and Busch again just may have the car to the beat.  More...

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