Yelich lifts Brewers over Phillies | News, Sports, Jobs

AP photo Milwaukee Brewers’ Christian Yelich hits an RBI-sacrifice fly off Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Corey Knebel, Sunday in Philadelphia. PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Eric Lauer held the lineup card autographed by his Milwaukee teammates, a worthy keepsake from the game of his career. He caught the Phillies flailing and frozen and – by the end – … Read more

Area qualifiers fill Drake Relays prep lineup card | News, Sports, Jobs

Photo by Julie Vinsand, The Gowrie News: Kaleb Scott of Southeast Valley brings the best high jump qualifying mark into this week’s Drake Relays in Des Moines. DES MOINES – The complete list of qualifiers for the Drake Relays has been released, with Fort Dodge securing spots in both the boys and girls 4 × … Read more

Series Even | News, Sports, Jobs

Jamestown’s Luke DeVries, left, and Johnstown’s Ryan Vellucci chase a loose puck during Game 2 of a North American Hockey League first-round playoff series Saturday at 1st Summit Arena at Cambria County War Memorial in Johnstown, Pa. Photo courtesy of Phil Andraychak JOHNSTOWN, Pa. The Jamestown Rebels will host a pair of North American Hockey … Read more

Houghton, Hancock split season-opening twinbill | News, Sports, Jobs

Houghton’s Clea Ollanketo, right, singles against Hancock on Friday, April 22, 2022, in L’Anse, Mich. (Eddie O’Neill / The Daily Mining Gazette) L’ANSE – Houghton and Hancock split in a season-opening doubleheader Friday at a neutral site. With the L’Anse High School softball field devoid of snow, the Gremlins slugged their way to a 19-14 … Read more

Marietta College softball splits with John Carroll | News, Sports, Jobs

Marietta College shortstop Kylie Daugherty prepares to catch a pop up during game one of Saturday’s doubleheader against John Carroll. (Photo by Jay W. Bennett) MARIETTA – Here Saturday afternoon on Community Day, Marietta College snapped a six-game losing streak with a 6-4 win versus John Carroll in the opener, but had to settle for … Read more

Yanoshak scores in ND spring game | News, Sports, Jobs

SOUTH BEND, Ind. – Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic graduate Andrew Yanoshak caught a 2-yard touchdown pass from Notre Dame quarterback Drew Pyne just before halftime in the Irish’s spring football game, held Saturday in front of 33,754 fans. Yanoshak’s touchdown for the Blue team put that squad up by 10, but Gold stormed back for a … Read more

Altoona captures invite title | News, Sports, Jobs

Courtesy photo The Altoona boys track and field team celebrates its first-place finish in the Shippensburg Invitational. SHIPPENSBURG – The Altoona Area High School boys track and field team won the 95-team Shippensburg Invitational with a score of 82 points behind a big performance from senior Jake Adams on Saturday afternoon. Adams won the long … Read more

South welcomes Huntington in impromptu dual meet | News, Sports, Jobs

Photo by Kerry Patrick Parkersburg South senior Evan Barker returns a forehand during his No. 1 singles exhibition match against Huntington during Saturday’s dual meet at Erickson All-Sports Facility. PARKERSBURG – Being ranked No. 1 on the tennis team has its quirks. On one side of the coin, you are viewed as the best among … Read more

Hughesville three-peats as Tri-Town Classic champions | News, Sports, Jobs

HUGHESVILLE-Austin Gray brings a cowboy hat every game and he has pitched well all season. Eli Olshefskie donned his own cowboy hat Saturday at Bodine Park and smashed the baseball all over. Maybe the cowboy hat should become mandatory attire. Maybe it’s the hat which is helping Hughesville surge. Or maybe it’s just a strong … Read more