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Pryor Leads Raiders To 21-18 Victory Over Pittsburgh

Jeannette’s Terrelle Pryor scored on a team-record 93-yard touchdown run on the first play of the game Sunday, and the Raiders (3-4) held on for a 21-18 home victory over the struggling Pittsburgh Steelers (2-5). Darren McFadden scored on a pair of touchdown runs as the Raiders opened up a 21-3 lead.  Both of the…

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Former Fertigs Man Dies In Crawford County Crash

Police officials have identified the victim of a fatal Crawford County automobile crash as a 23 year-old Cambridge Springs-area man. Daniel Beary grew up in Fertigs, though, and attended Cranberry schools until his junior year in high school. State Police from the Meadville station say Beary was the driver of a vehicle that left a…

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Former Franklin Woman Dies In Mercer County Crash

Officials investigating a fatal crash in West Middlesex say the victim in the collision was a former Franklin woman, who had most recently lived in the Stoneboro area. 38 year-old Mairi Smith was pronounced dead following the crash on Main Street in West Middlesex shortly after 5:30 AM Thursday morning. Troopers say Smith apparently had…

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Butler Man Dies In Forest County Crash

A Butler man died Friday when his pickup left Route 62 in Tionesta, slammed into two trees and rolled onto its roof – pinned against the trees. State Police from the Marienville station say 57 year-old John Zang was trapped inside the cab of his truck, and was pronounced dead at the scene. The fatal…

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Gomes’ Homer Evens World Series At 2-2

Last-minute replacement Jonny Gomes slammed a three-run home run off relief pitcher Seth Maness in the sixth inning, boosting the Boston Red Sox to a 4-2 win against the Cardinals in St. Louis on Sunday night, and tying the World Series at two games apiece. Boston closer Koji Uehara picked pinch-runner Kolten Wong off first…

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Pens Drop Two Weekend Decisions, Fall To 7-4

Kris Letang, in just his second game of the season, scored the only goal for the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night as the Pens (7-4) dropped their third consecutive decision in a 4-1 defeat to the Maple Leafs in Toronto. Dave Bolland scored twice for Toronto (8-4), while Nazem Kadri and Phil Kessel also found…

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Gordon Wins Eighth At Martinsville

Jeff Gordon won his first NASCAR Sprint Cup series race since the 2012 finale, passing Matt Kenseth with 21 laps remaining to take the checkered flag at the Goody’s Fast Relief 500 event at Martinsville Speedway in Virginia. It was Gordon’s eighth career win at Martinsville, and moved him into third place in the 2013…

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Penn State Suffers Worst Loss Since 1899, 63-14 To Ohio State

Brandon Miller passed for three touchdowns and ran for two others Saturday night, and the Ohio State Buckeyes (8-0; 4-0 Big Ten) handed Penn State their most-lopsided loss since November, 1899 in a 63-14 game in Columbus, Ohio. The contest represented the most points allowed by the Nittany Lions, and the biggest margin of defeat…

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Navy’s Game-Ending Field Goal Sinks Pitt 24-21

Nick Sloan kicked a 30-yard field goal as time expires on Saturday night, lifting Navy to a 24-21 win over Pitt at the Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. Both teams emerged from the contest with 4-3 records. Pitt quarterback Tom Savage completed 20-of-27 passes for 203 yards with touchdown throws to Devin Street and Tyler…

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Koyack Scores In Notre Dame’s Win At Air Force

Notre Dame receivers Saturday set a school record when five different players caught touchdown passes in a single game in a 45-10 win at Air Force. One of the scoring receivers was tight end Ben Koyack, from Oil City, whose 22-yard TD reception in the second quarter was the second of his collegiate career. Corey…

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