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Wilson’s gem sets stage for Bucs walk-off win

PITTSBURGH — Amid the cold, chilly, wet conditions at PNC Park on Wednesday, Bryse Wilson found a way to shine. Wilson orchestrated one of the best starts of his career in the Pirates’ 4-3, 10-inning win over the Reds, firing a career-high eight shutout innings and collecting six ...

Boardman falls to Howland

BOARDMAN — This season, scoring has been sort of an issue for Howland. The program that historically piles on goals had only scored more than three twice this season. After Tuesday’s game against Boardman however, that number is now three. The Tigers potted four, with a few additional ...

Garrett suffers minor injuries in crash

CLEVELAND — Cleveland Browns star defensive end Myles Garrett suffered a sprained shoulder, strained biceps and minor cuts when he flipped his Porsche in a frightening single-car accident on Monday. Garrett, who spent several hours being treated at a hospital, rolled his car on a rural road ...

West Branch senior Maria Manley plays in first game since childbirth, paralysis

BELOIT — West Branch soccer senior Maria Manley has been through more in the past 7-8 months than most high schoolers go through in their entire four years. In February, Manley was expecting the birth of her daughter. Then on Feb. 20, little Elena was born. Barring complications, the pair ...

NDSU storms back; SDSU earns big win

Last weekend’s marquee matchups in the Missouri Valley certainly lived up to their respective billings. North Dakota State fell behind early before storming back for a 34-17 win at South Dakota, while South Dakota State edged Missouri State in a colossal showdown, 28-14. Elsewhere, ...

Johnny Gaudreau’s arrival energizes Blue Jackets

COLUMBUS — The Columbus Blue Jackets pulled off the improbable, landing the hottest free agent on the market in winger Johnny Gaudreau. The 29-year old Gaudreau had a career-high 115 points last season in his ninth year with Calgary. He was lured to Columbus with a seven-year deal worth ...