Bicycling to beat the clock
Karns City grad Beck rides 335 miles from Pittsburgh to D.C. in under 23 hours
PITTSBURGH — Kevin Beck was fighting his body while trying to beat the clock.
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Butler's Porch joins semi's
Cards 35 in WPIAL section golf qualifier
Butler's Ryan Porch carded a 1-under-par 35 on the back nine Monday at North Park to make the cut at the WPIAL section 3 individual qualifier.
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Lester silences punchless Pirates
PITTSBURGH — Jon Lester scattered four hits over six innings and the Chicago Cubs inched closer to their first NL Central title since 2017 with a 5-0 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday night.
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Ex-Penn State star RB Barkley out for season with torn ACL
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — A major knee injury has ended Saquon Barkley’s season.
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GCC football set for 5-game slate
GROVE CITY — The Grove City College football program will play a five-game schedule against Presidents’ Athletic Conference foes this spring.
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Paul Kotek of Butler, on No. 2, 145-yard hole on Krendale West course, using a 9-iron.
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'Best friend telepathy'
Dailey, Martin produce key goal for undefeated Kerns City i n7-3 girls soccer win over DuBois
KARNS CITY — Emma Dailey called it “best friend telepathy.”
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Steelers deny Denver late, hold on for 5-point win
PITTSBURGH — A game seemingly in hand suddenly on the cusp of slipping away, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin didn’t overthink things. His team’s defense is built on one principle: attack.
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Minto spars with legend
Retired Butler boxer helps Roy Jones Jr. prep for Tyson
CENTER TWP — Though his last professional fight was four years ago, Brian Minto never totally left boxing.
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Molina’s home run sinks Bucs
PITTSBURGH — Yadier Molina hit a two-run homer and Jack Flaherty struck out 11 as the St. Louis Cardinals kept their hold on a postseason spot with a 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday.
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Different champ emerges
DeChambeau powers his way to victory
MAMARONECK, N.Y. — What was supposed to be a typical U.S. Open produced a most unconventional champion.
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Butler's Singleton breaks record in cross country
CJ Singleton set a course record Saturday in winning the Red, White and Blue Invitational cross country meet at White Oak Park in McKeesport.
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Lernerville sees 2 first-time winners
BUFFALO TWP — Two first-time Lernerville Speedway winners found their way to victory lane Friday night as the Fab 4 racing season continued at the Sarver oval.
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Cards deal Pirates DH sweep
PITTSBURGH — Cardinals rookie Dylan Carlson’s three-run homer capped a six-run outburst in the sixth inning against the mistake-prone Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday night, helping lift St. Louis to a 7-2 victory and a doubleheader sweep.
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Moniteau churns out 21-14 win
Defense keys Union/ACV
Moniteau rolled up 343 yards on the ground and the defense forced three turnovers as the Warriors won at Punxsutawney, 21-14, in football action Friday night.
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Reed takes the lead as the real U.S. Open gets started
MAMARONECK, N.Y. — Every shot required full attention. Every hole was a test. Every par was valued.
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Penguins re-sign winger McCann
PITTSBURGH — Jared McCann is sticking with the Pittsburgh Penguins.
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No. 25 Pitt prepping for sterner test against Syracuse
PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh coach Pat Narduzzi isn’t exactly thrilled the Panthers cracked the rankings following a 55-0 dismissal of Austin Peay in their season opener. Even in a year as strange as 2020, it carries significance. It also means, in some small way, that No.