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AP source: Sandoval to sign minor league deal with Giants
Jul 21, 2017 4:00 AM

AP source: Sandoval to sign minor league deal with Giants

Pablo Sandoval plans to sign a minor league contract to return to the Giants, a person with knowledge of his intentions said Thursday.

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Report: Derrick Rose, Cavs discussing contract
Jul 21, 2017 4:00 AM

Report: Derrick Rose, Cavs discussing contract

The Cavaliers could be adding another former MVP to their roster.

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Americans in control early at British Open
Jul 21, 2017 4:00 AM

Americans in control early at British Open

The British Open began Thursday with an All-American flavor.

By Doug Ferguson | Associated Press
Browns coach Hue Jackson launches foundation to combat human trafficking
Jul 21, 2017 4:00 AM

Browns coach Hue Jackson launches foundation to combat human trafficking

BEREA -- Cleveland Browns coach Hue Jackson is tackling a disturbing problem that's not always visible.

By Tom Withers | Associated Press
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Scoonie Penn quickens pulse at Ohio State
Jul 21, 2017 4:00 AM

Scoonie Penn quickens pulse at Ohio State

Dispatch writer excited by Scoonie Penn joining Buckeyes basketball program.

By Todd Jones | The Columbus Dispatch
Kory Nielsen looking to end Junior PGA Championship as she started
Jul 21, 2017 4:00 AM

Kory Nielsen looking to end Junior PGA Championship as she started

Joining the best 70 girls in the nation on the tough, tight fairways of the course was Kory Nielsen, of Kent, a graduate of Kent Roosevelt.

By Susan Jenior | Correspondent
Jul 21, 2017 4:00 AM

Michael Leonard: Football looms, so does its issues

There's no denying football has taken some heavy hits in recent years.

By Michael Leonard | Staff Writer
Women in Sports: Local soccer players prove age is just a number
Jul 21, 2017 4:00 AM

Women in Sports: Local soccer players prove age is just a number

Ellen Baggett and Barbara Schartiger, both in their early sixties, are part of a core group of women that have been playing soccer for many decades.

By Jonah Rosenblum | Staff Writer
Hugh Freeze resigns as Ole Miss football coach
Jul 21, 2017 4:00 AM

Hugh Freeze resigns as Ole Miss football coach

Mississippi football coach Hugh Freeze resigned Thursday after university officials found a "pattern of personal misconduct" that they found unacceptable.

By David Brandt | Associated Press
Jul 20, 2017 9:30 PM

Coming Friday in R-C Sports

Friday's Record-Courier sports section will include the following stories.

Record-courier Staff Report
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Kent State golf alum Roger Dietz falls short of title at 97th Davey Tree Ohio Open
Jul 20, 2017 4:00 AM

Kent State golf alum Roger Dietz falls short of title at 97th Davey Tree Ohio Open

The best golfers in the state of Ohio concluded their play at the state's premier tournament, the 97th Davey Tree Ohio Open Championship, on Wednesday.

By Susan Jenior Correspondent
Women in Sports: Small towns, big dreams for Portage County Olympians Kim Kreiner, Bridget Franek
Jul 20, 2017 4:00 AM

Women in Sports: Small towns, big dreams for Portage County Olympians Kim Kreiner, Bridget Franek 2

As Kim Kreiner's career at Mogadore came to an end, she was one of the few high schoolers dreading graduation.

By Jonah Rosenblum Staff Writer
Kory Nielsen advances to qualifying rounds at prestigious Junior PGA Championship
Jul 20, 2017 4:00 AM

Kory Nielsen advances to qualifying rounds at prestigious Junior PGA Championship

A tie for 35th place is a good thing. Kory Nielsen, competing at the Girls Junior PGA Championship, played her second round in scorching temperatures as Missouri was under a heat advisory on Wednesday. But if it fazed the Kent Roosevelt grad, it didn't show up on her score.

By Susan Jenior Correspondent
In a pinch, Posey leads Giants to victory over suddenly reeling Indians
Jul 20, 2017 4:00 AM

In a pinch, Posey leads Giants to victory over suddenly reeling Indians

SAN FRANCISCO -- Buster Posey pinch hit a two-out, two-run double in the bottom of the eighth inning as the San Francisco Giants defeated the Cleveland Indians 5-4 on Wednesday.

By Gideon Rubin Associated Press
British Open hopes depend on weather
Jul 20, 2017 4:00 AM

British Open hopes depend on weather

SOUTHPORT, England -- Rich Beem was scouting Royal Birkdale this week in his role for Sky Sports when someone jokingly asked if he planned on working for more than nine holes this week at the British Open. Beem chuckled at a decade-old memory, even if it was no laughing matter at the time.

By Doug Ferguson Ap Golf Writer
Women in Sports: Finding confidence and empowerment through athletic competition
Jul 19, 2017 5:53 PM

Women in Sports: Finding confidence and empowerment through athletic competition

When Jenny Gamertsfelder became the head coach of the Southeast girls basketball team, she wanted her Pirates to understand how powerful sports can be.She started with her own story.

By Jonah Rosenblum | Staff Writer
Tomlin lifts Tribe out of post-All-Star slump
Jul 19, 2017 4:00 AM

Tomlin lifts Tribe out of post-All-Star slump

SAN FRANCISCO -- Josh Tomlin struck out five and pitched into the eighth inning to win back-to-back starts for the first time this year, and the Cleveland Indians capitalized on two costly errors to rally and beat the San Francisco Giants 5-3 on Monday night.

By Janie Mccauley Associated Press
Kent State alum Randy Dietz tied for second at Ohio Open
Jul 19, 2017 4:00 AM

Kent State alum Randy Dietz tied for second at Ohio Open

The 97th Davey Tree Ohio Open Championship will spotlight local golfers as the final 50 players remaining following the cut tee off Wednesday at Weymouth Country Club in Medina.

By Susan Jenior | Correspondent
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Rahm has Eminem in his head, winning on his mind
Jul 19, 2017 4:00 AM

Rahm has Eminem in his head, winning on his mind

SOUTHPORT, England -- Jon Rahm was coming off a kick-in eagle on the 17th hole Tuesday when he hooked his final drive so far left on 18 that it sailed over the head of spectators lining the fairway at Royal Birkdale.

By Tim Dahlberg Ap Sports Writer
Jones still exploring latest Elliott incident
Jul 19, 2017 4:00 AM

Jones still exploring latest Elliott incident

FRISCO, Texas -- Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said Tuesday the team is still gathering details over Ezekiel Elliott's involvement in an altercation at a Dallas bar, the latest off-field incident for the star running back.