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Regional Sports

Legion baseball latest victim of COVID-19

In addition to winter championships and spring high school sports, the Pennsylvania Department of the American Legion said on Monday there will be no legion baseball in 2020. That includes all of the local legion baseball leagues and the state regional and championship tournaments. The ...

Jamestown Tarp Skunks unveil 2020 uniforms

The Jamestown Tarp Skunks unveiled their 2020 uniforms Thursday and, according to general manager Frank Fanning, "the players are going to have a lot of fun customizing their look for games." That's provided, of course, that the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League will have a season at ...

Gov. Cuomo adds NY golf courses to list of non-essential businesses

Over the past two weekends, local golf courses were enjoying promising April days that don't come around often. Local golfers won't be able to enjoy them any more in the near future. Gov. Andrew Cuomo, D-N.Y., announced Thursday that golf courses have been added to the list of nonessential ...

Dragon volleyball sendoff to D10

Hey fans... Help us cheer the Dragon volleyball players as their bus departs WAHS for Saturday’s District 10 championship match; line the sidewalks of 5th Ave. Saturday at 1:15 p.m if you can make it.

Hardaway Jr. leads Hawks to 114-100 win over Cavs

CLEVELAND (AP) — Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 15 of his 22 points in the fourth quarter as the Atlanta Hawks, despite resting center Dwight Howard and missing three other key starters, stunned the Cleveland Cavaliers 114-100 on Friday night. The Hawks, who beat Boston on Thursday night, ...

‘To honor him…’

Darin Freeborough was a fixture at the Warren County Outdoor, Travel, and Gun Show. Now, the event will carry his name. “Darin was a great friend and a great advocate for the outdoors — hunting, fishing, and of course, trapping,” Warren County Chamber of Business and Industry Director ...

Tomlin has no plans to revist ugly history with rival Bengals

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike Tomlin’s got enough to worry about without having to remind his team to keep its cool on Sunday in Cincinnati. The last time Tomlin and the Pittsburgh Steelers visited Paul Brown Stadium, they exited with a bizarre 18-16 wild-card victory in January that included a ...

Leaping Le’Veon sets Steelers single game rushing record in win over Bills

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Le’Veon Bell had no issues with traction in establishing the Pittsburgh Steelers’ rushing record on a slick, snow-covered field. Whether it was rushing to his left, right or up the middle, the Steelers running back scored three times and gained 236 yards ...

Big Ten champ Penn St. left out of playoff

Conference championships matter. Head-to-head matters. Strength of schedule matters. Every game counts, though some seem to count more than others and good luck figuring out which ones count most. This and more is what the College Football Playoff selection committee sorts through to pick the ...

McSorley shines as Lions come back for title game win

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — As Penn State’s band played and Lucas Oil Stadium rocked, thousands of fans clad in their traditional white shirts chanted “We Are Penn State.” It might have been more fitting if had it been “We are Penn State — and we are back.” Five years after a ...

Carr leads another rally, Raiders top Bills

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — When the Buffalo Bills took a 15-point lead midway through the third quarter, the game was right in the comfort zone for the Oakland Raiders. Derek Carr led yet another comeback with two touchdown passes in the second half and Khalil Mack helped force two turnovers ...

USC, Penn State to meet in Rose Bowl

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Southern California and Penn State followed two difficult paths to reach a remarkable reunion eight years later in the Rose Bowl. The Trojans will face the Big Ten champions on Jan. 2 in the 103rd edition of the Granddaddy of Them All. The rematch of the 2009 game ...

Big Ten title game reps Penn State, Wisconsin no lock to make playoff

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – Penn State was picked fourth in the Big Ten East in the preseason and 2-2 after an ugly loss at Michigan, prompting the athletic director to issue a public vote of confidence for third-year coach James Franklin. Two months later, who would have thought the eighth-ranked ...

McCoy rallies Bills to 28-21 win over Jaguars

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Once LeSean McCoy eluded two defenders and cut up the right sideline with nothing but the end zone in front of him, the Bills’ running back had time to glance up at the big screen and start celebrating. “You can just hear the crowd yelling,” McCoy said, ...

Irving, James lead Cavs past 76ers

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Cavaliers have so many ways to beat teams, and this time it was Kyrie Irving’s turn to win a game. Irving scored 19 of his season-high 39 points in the fourth quarter and LeBron James had a triple-double with 26 points, 10 rebounds and 13 assists, leading Cleveland ...

Cal U beats IUP in D-II football playoffs

CALIFORNIA, Pa. – Top-seeded California overcame a 17-point first half deficit to advance to the Super Region One Championship with a 44-23 victory over fifth-seeded IUP on Saturday afternoon in the second round of the NCAA Division II playoffs at Adamson Stadium. With the win, Caimproves ...

McSorley has No. 7 Penn State on verge of Big Ten title

STATE COLLEGE (AP) — Having played against Trace McSorley in high school, Derek Dowrey remembers one thing about the shifty quarterback with the deceptively strong arm he now blocks for every Saturday. “I just know that he torched us, basically,” Dowrey said. Bolstered by smart ...

Pitt seniors seek strong finish against ‘Cuse

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The signs of progress at Pittsburgh are unmistakable. From the remodeled offices to the return of the popular “script” logo on the helmets to the arrival of living, breathing adrenaline rush Pat Narduzzi as head coach in December 2014, the vibe today is in stark contrast ...

More than trophies are at stake in the Big Ten

One thing’s for sure about the Big Ten. The conference loves a good rivalry and, in most cases, a traveling trophy to go with it. Big Ten teams have been playing for buckets, bronzed pigs, jugs and more since around the turn of the 20th century. It’s all a part of Midwestern football ...

Steelers hope sack-happy performance vs. Browns was no fluke

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers defensive coordinator Keith Butler only wishes he was brilliant enough to explain how a defense that struggled to get to the quarterback for two months seemed to have little trouble last Sunday in Cleveland. The same group that managed all of 13 sacks ...