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CLASS 2A NORTHEAST REGIONAL WRESTLING CAPSULES

Yahoo Sport - Fri, 02/26/2021 - 06:18

Feb. 26—106 Cole Henry Lackawanna Trail, junior Record: 9-0, District 2 champion NE Regional rank: No. 6 PA rank: No. 24 Quarterfinal opponent: Nolan Baumert (Line Mountain, freshman, 26-9, District 4 fourth place, NE No. 4, PA No. 19) Lexi Schechterly Lake-Lehman, freshman Record: 9-2, District 2 second place NE Regional rank: No. 7 Quarterfinal opponent: Chase Burke (Benton, sophomore, 20-5, ...

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CLASS 3A NORTHEAST REGIONAL WRESTLING CAPSULES

Yahoo Sport - Fri, 02/26/2021 - 06:18

Feb. 26—NOTE — State/regional ranking BY PA Power Wrestling Just The Facts CLASS 3A NORTHEAST REGIONAL at the Charles Chrin Community Center of Palmer Twp. Spectators: No What's at stake: The top four finishers in each weight class advance to the East Super Regional on March 6 at Quakertown High School. Session I — 106-138 pounds Quarterfinals, 9 a.m.; semifinals and first-round consolations, ...

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HS WRESTLING: Bluhm, Ross brothers fuel Lackawanna Trail

Yahoo Sport - Fri, 02/26/2021 - 06:17

Feb. 26—Five District 2 titles, nine trips to regionals, one state tournament berth. Not bad for two pairs of brothers. Lackawanna Trail wrestlers Michael and Max Bluhm and Deegan and Seth Ross are among the best wrestlers in the Lackawanna League, and they helped resurrect a program that didn't win a division title for 20 years and turned it into a District 2 Class 2A powerhouse. Their ...

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PREP ROUNDUP: Lady Bearcats down Muscle Shoals 5-4 in section match

Yahoo Sport - Fri, 02/26/2021 - 06:16

Feb. 26—Cullman's varsity girls tennis team overcame a 4-1 deficit in Thursday's section match against Muscle Shoals, winning the final four matches of the night to secure a 5-4 victory. The Lady Bearcats are now 5-0 this season and 1-0 in section play. See complete results below: Kate Krigbaum: 6-2, 6-0 Katia Peterson: 6-2, 3-6, 10-2 Sophia Karolewics: 7-6 (5), 1-6, 10-8 Caroline Hill: 6-4, ...

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Meuser, Flanley lead Wyoming Seminary over Lake-Lehman

Yahoo Sport - Fri, 02/26/2021 - 06:16

Feb. 26—KINGSTON — Just when it seemed as if Wyoming Seminary would finally get some breathing room and pull away from Lake-Lehman, the Black Knights would get right back in the game. Once that began to happen, Wyoming Seminary did what proved to be its best offense Thursday night: Get the ball in the paint and let Ethan Meuser do his thing. But it wasn't just Meuser who was controlling things ...

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PREP BASEBALL: Samples tosses no-hitter, Vinemont blanks West Morgan 2-0

Yahoo Sport - Fri, 02/26/2021 - 06:16

Feb. 26—Deacon Samples pitched a no-hitter on Thursday night, striking out 14 batters in a dominant outing to lift Vinemont past West Morgan 2-0. Austin Riddle and Jarrett Friedrich earned an RBI apiece following bases-loaded walks in the fourth inning. The Eagles (2-1) recorded just two hits — Will Rhodes and Colby Miller each had singles — in the road win. ___ (c)2021 The Cullman Times ...

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South puts a W on the board at Riverton Parke

Yahoo Sport - Fri, 02/26/2021 - 06:16

Feb. 26—Terre Haute South's boys basketball team put an end to a nightmare on Thursday at Riverton Parke. The Braves emphatically ended a 12-game losing streak with an 86-59 win over the host Panthers. South shot 52.3%, including a 16 of 35 performance from 3-point range. Four Braves reached double-figures in scoring, led by Brylan Apholone with 15 points. South had last beaten Cloverdale in ...

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18s are wild as Newhouse leads West Vigo to Senior Night victory

Yahoo Sport - Fri, 02/26/2021 - 06:16

Feb. 26—For the first time this season Thursday, West Vigo topped the .500 mark in boys high school basketball. And right before sectional week. Led by Gabe Newhouse's 18 points and 18 rebounds, West Vigo celebrated Senior Night by jumping out to leads of 10-0 and 22-10 en route to a 51-41 triumph over Fountain Central inside the Jim Mann Green Dome. That improved the Vikings' record to 11-10 ...

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Niagara, Canisius set for showdown

Yahoo Sport - Fri, 02/26/2021 - 06:15

Feb. 26—Niagara University men's basketball is set to play its final two regular season Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference games at noon today and Saturday against Battle of the Bridge rival Canisius at the Gallagher Center. The Purple Eagles (8-10, 7-9 MAAC) enter the contest coming off a pair of split series against the conference's top two teams, Monmouth and Siena. They're also 6-2 in ...

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COLLEGE BASKETBALL: University of Scranton teams chase No. 1 playoff seed

Yahoo Sport - Fri, 02/26/2021 - 06:15

Feb. 26—It took forever to get started and, in a flash, it is coming to an end. The pandemic-shortened, eight-game Landmark Conference basketball regular season wraps up this weekend. Both University of Scranton teams are in the mix to earn No. 1 seeds for next week's playoffs. On the men's side, things are muddled after Juniata beat Catholic, 68-58, on Wednesday. Then, Moravian announced ...

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Rams coach Sean McVay on Jared Goff: ‘I could have done better’

Yahoo Sport - Fri, 02/26/2021 - 06:10

McVay took some of the blame for Goff's recent decline in play and their fractured relationship

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Europa League draw: Man Utd v AC Milan, Rangers v Prague, Arsenal v Olympiakos, Tottenham v Zagreb

BBC Sport - Fri, 02/26/2021 - 06:08
Manchester United face AC Milan in the Europa League while Rangers draw Slavia Prague, Arsenal play Olympiakos and Tottenham get Dinamo Zagreb.
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Rugby World Cup 2023: Scotland to play South Africa in their tournament opener

BBC Sport - Fri, 02/26/2021 - 05:49
Scotland will play defending champions South Africa in their first match of the 2023 Rugby World Cup in France.
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England cricketer Lauren Winfield-Hill's letter to her younger self

BBC Sport - Fri, 02/26/2021 - 05:44
As part of LGBT+ History Month, England cricketer Lauren Winfield-Hill shares a letter written to her younger self.
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Six Nations 2021: Wales v England - Courtney Lawes out for rest of tournament

BBC Sport - Fri, 02/26/2021 - 05:43
England forward Courtney Lawes will be unavailable for the rest of the Six Nations because of a pectoral injury.
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Europa League draw LIVE: Manchester United, Arsenal and Tottenham learn last-16 opponents

Yahoo Sport - Fri, 02/26/2021 - 05:38

Re-live the draw as the ties for the next round of the competition were revealed

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How fatherhood became the driving force behind The Miz’s return to WWE’s pinnacle

Yahoo Sport - Fri, 02/26/2021 - 04:28

A surprise victory over Drew McIntyre at Elimination Chamber saw Mike Mizanin return to the top

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NBA plays of the week: Watch some 'nasty' dunks and buzzer beaters

BBC Sport - Fri, 02/26/2021 - 04:17
Luka Doncic, Terry Rozier and Anthony Edwards star in the NBA plays of the week, which features some 'nasty' dunks and buzzer beaters.
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Izzo wishes speedy recovery to injured Illinois guard Ayo Dosunmu

Yahoo Sport - Fri, 02/26/2021 - 04:16

Feb. 26—When Michigan State beat No. 5 Illinois on Tuesday night, it was suggested to Michigan State coach Tom Izzo that the game was more like a "street fight" after plenty of physical play, including a flagrant 2 foul on MSU freshman Mady Sissoko that led to his ejection after he hit Illinois guard Ayo Dosunmu. On Thursday, it was revealed Dosunmu had a "facial injury" and would not play in ...

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NCAA tourney talk gains traction after Michigan State topples No. 4 Ohio State 71-67

Yahoo Sport - Fri, 02/26/2021 - 04:16

Feb. 26—Not even a week ago, not many expected much out of Michigan State over the final two weeks of the regular season. The Spartans were mired near the bottom of the Big Ten standings and weren't even in the bubble discussion when it came to the NCAA Tournament. Add in the fact they were getting set to play six games in the final 13 games of the season with four of those games coming ...

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