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High School Football Results – 2014 Week 9

High School Football Results  -  Week 9   Friday, October 24   District 10 Inter-Region Strong Vincent 20, Oil City 19 Lakeview 42, Franklin 20 Conneaut 54, Central Tech 40 Meadville 65, General McLane 28 DuBois 50, General McLane 30 Bradford 47, Brookville 34 McDowell 28, Austintown Fitch (OH) 27   Region 3 Hickory 41, Titusville 20 Slippery Rock 55, Corry…

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Royals Post 3-2 Win In San Francisco And Take A 2-1 Lead In The 2014 World Series

Lorenzo Cain, Alex Gordon and Eric Hosmer all drove in runs Friday night as the Kansas City Royals edged the Giants 3-2 in San Francisco to take a 2-games-to-1 lead in the best-of-seven 2014 World Series. Kansas City took a 3-0 lead before the Giants scored twice in the bottom of the sixth inning on an…

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Strong Vincent Posts One-Point Victory Over Oil City At The Vet In Erie

A pair of missed two-point conversion opportunities may have cost Oil City a chance at a come-from-behind victory in Erie on Friday night as the Strong Vincent Colonels shaded the Oilers 20-19 at Veterans Stadium in Erie. The Colonels (2-7) grabbed an early 14-0 lead on an 82-yard run by Brandon Williams and a 57-yard…

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Big Rushing Effort Sinks Franklin; Knights Lose 42-20 To Lakeview

Austin Rice rushed for 376 yards and five touchdowns Friday night as the Lakeview Sailors defeated Franklin 42-20 at Franklin High School and joined an unprecedented five-way tie for the championship in District 10, Region 1. Marquis Spence also scored on the ground for the Sailors (7-2 overall) as they finished 4-2 in region play, and…

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Pens Blow Late 3-1 Lead, Lose In OT At Detroit

For the third time in eight days, the Pittsburgh Penguins allowed an opponent to dominate the late stages of the third period, losing 4-3 in overtime in Detroit on Thursday night. The Penguins (3-2-1) led the Red Wings 3-1 with under three minutes remaining in regulation before surrendering empty-net goals to both Henrik Zetterberg and…

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NFL Results – 2014 Week 8

NFL Results  -  Week 8   Thursday, October 23 Denver 35, San Diego 21

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Umberger Stars In Return Home And Flyers’ 5-3 Win Over Penguins

Plum Township native R.J. Umberger and teammate Matt Read scored exactly two minutes apart in the third period on Wednesday night to lead the Philadelphia Flyers to a 5-3 road win over the Pittsburgh Penguins in an NHL contest played at Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh. The victory improved the Flyers’ record at Consol to…

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Royals Score Five In 6th Inning, Beat Giants 7-2, Even World Series At 1-1

Omar Infante homered, and Salvador Perez and Billy Butler both drove in runs in a five-run sixth inning Wednesday night as the Kansas City Royals defeated the San Francisco Giants 7-2 and evened the 2012 World Series at one game apiece. Gregor Blanco led off the game with a home run off Kansas City starter…

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Bumgarner, Giants Post 7-1 Win Over Royals In World Series Game One

Madison Bumgarner threw seven innings of three-hit baseball and Hunter Pence slammed a first-inning home run as the San Francisco Giants recorded a 7-1 victory over the Royals in the first game of the 2014 World Series played Tuesday night in Kansas City. Pence and 2012 World Series MVP Pablo Sandoval both contributed two hits…

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Steelers Explode Late In First Half, Beat Houston 30-23 In Monday Night Football

The Pittsburgh Steelers spotted visiting Houston an early 13-0 lead on Monday night before they exploded for 24 points in the final 3:08 of the first half and charged to a 30-23 victory over the Texans at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. Shaun Suisham started the scoring for Pittsburgh with a 44-yard field goal before Ben…

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