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Monday's High School Scoreboard
Jan 23, 2017 9:24 PM

Monday's High School Scoreboard

Monday's high school scoreboard. For expanded coverage of the local scores, see the digital and print editions of the Record-Courier's Tuesday edition.

Record-courier Staff Report
Jan 23, 2017 8:37 PM

High school boys basketball: Associated Press state poll

BOYS BASKETBALL The Top Ten teams in the Associated Press Ohio high school basketball poll with first-place votes in parentheses and won-loss record, total points and position last week at right: DIVISION I 1, Cin.

Associated Press
Jan 23, 2017 10:32 AM

Tom Nader's Twitter poll for this week is now live

Record-Courier Sports Editor Tom Nader's Twitter poll for this week is now live and will remain open until 9:30 p.m. Vote by visiting Nader's Twitter page: www.twitter.

Record-courier Staff Report
Tom Brady, Bill Belichick secure seventh Super Bowl berth
Jan 23, 2017 4:00 AM

Tom Brady, Bill Belichick secure seventh Super Bowl berth

The Tom Brady redemption tour is headed to the Super Bowl.

By Barry Wilner | Associated Press
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High School Wrestling Report: Dual meets shine on Rovers and Bulldogs
Jan 23, 2017 4:00 AM

High School Wrestling Report: Dual meets shine on Rovers and Bulldogs 

In some Ohio high school leagues, the dual meet has been reduced in importance, as the leagues determine their champions based solely on the results of year-end tournaments.The PTC, however, still awards half of its league title based on dual meets.

By Michael Leonard | Record Publishing Co.
Longtime contender Atlanta Falcons Super Bowl-bound at last
Jan 23, 2017 4:00 AM

Longtime contender Atlanta Falcons Super Bowl-bound at last

Matt Ryan threw for 392 yards and four touchdowns in another MVP-worthy showing, leading the Falcons to a 44-21 blowout of the storied Green Bay Packers in the NFC championship game Sunday.

By Paul Newberry | Associated Press
Jan 23, 2017 4:00 AM

Kent State Sports Report (Jan. 23, 2017): Gymnastics edges Western Michigan 

The Kent State gymnastics team opened the home portion of its 2017 season with a 195.525-193.750 triumph over Mid-American Conference rival Western Michigan on Friday at the M.A.C. Center.

By Allen Moff | Staff Writer
Former Indians infielder, Royals ace die in car crashes
Jan 23, 2017 4:00 AM

Former Indians infielder, Royals ace die in car crashes

Kansas City Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura and former Indians infielder Andy Marte died in separate traffic accidents early Sunday in their native Dominican Republic.

By Ezequiel Lopez Blanco | Associated Press
Jan 23, 2017 4:00 AM

High School Bowling Report (Jan. 23, 2017): Ravenna girls top Roosevelt 

In a match between former Portage Trail Conference rivals, the Ravenna Ravens girls bowling team topped the Rough Riders of Kent Roosevelt by only 102 pins at Kent Lanes.

By Susan Jenior | Correspondent
Super Bowl pits Brady's Patriots against Ryan's Falcons
Jan 23, 2017 4:00 AM

Super Bowl pits Brady's Patriots against Ryan's Falcons

A season that began with Tom Brady serving a four-game suspension will end with him in the Super Bowl, where his New England Patriots will take on Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons.

By Howard Fendrich | Associated Press
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Jan 23, 2017 4:00 AM

Georgia Dome saves its best for last

It was the best and last NFL Sunday afternoon ever inside the Georgia Dome.

By Steve Hammer | The Atlanta Journal-constitution
Columbus Blue Jackets rally, down Ottawa Senators in overtime
Jan 23, 2017 4:00 AM

Columbus Blue Jackets rally, down Ottawa Senators in overtime

Cam Atkinson's second goal of the game at 1:09 of overtime lifted the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 7-6 win over the Ottawa Senators on Sunday night.

Associated Press
Jan 23, 2017 4:00 AM

Kelsey Mitchell drains six 3-pointers as Ohio State women win third straight

Kelsey Mitchell made six 3-pointers and scored 22 points to lead No. 16 Ohio State to an 88-64 rout of Illinois on Sunday for its third straight win.

Associated Press
Ohio State falls to Northwestern in Columbus for first time since 1977
Jan 23, 2017 4:00 AM

Ohio State falls to Northwestern in Columbus for first time since 1977

ScottieLindsey scored 21 points and Bryant McIntosh had 17 as Northwestern beat Ohio State 74-72 for a fourth straight win.

By Mitch Stacy | Associated Press
Jan 22, 2017 9:46 PM

Patriots rout Steelers, to face Falcons in Super Bowl

The New England Patriots left little doubt who would represent the AFC in the Super Bowl from the outset with a convincing victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday evening.

Record-courier Staff Report
Jan 22, 2017 8:19 PM

Atlanta Falcons crush Green Bay Packers, advance to first Super Bowl since 1999

The Atlanta Falcons made it to their first Super Bowl since 1999 with a decisive win over the Green Bay Packers.

By Paul Newberry | Associated Press
Jan 22, 2017 8:14 PM

Coming Monday in R-C Sports

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

Record-courier Staff Report
Jan 22, 2017 4:35 PM

Atlanta Falcons lead Green Bay Packers, 24-0, at halftime

The Atlanta Falcons dominated the first half of the NFC Championship Game.

Record-courier Staff Report
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Leonard scores 41, Spurs down Cavaliers 118-115 in overtime
Jan 22, 2017 4:00 AM

Leonard scores 41, Spurs down Cavaliers 118-115 in overtime 

CLEVELAND -- Kawhi Leonard scored a career-high 41 points, LaMarcus Aldridge had 16 points and 12 rebounds, and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 118-115 in overtime on Saturday night despite missing starters Tony Parker and Pau Gasol.

By Tom Withers Associated Press
Kent State women's basketball team posts another statement win -- this time over Toledo
Jan 22, 2017 4:00 AM

Kent State women's basketball team posts another statement win -- this time over Toledo 

Just in case anyone was wondering if the Kent State women's basketball program's days as the Mid-American Conference doormat were truly over, proof was served on Saturday.

By Allen Moff Staff Writer