November 24, 2014

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Women’s soccer: Katie Roberts nominated for Golden Boot

Katie Roberts has put herself in rare air after finishing a storybook senior season at the University at Buffalo. The 2011 Cloverleaf graduate logged 12 goals and added three assists to lift the Bulls’ women’s soccer team to its first Mid-American Conference title. In doing so, Buffalo also reached the NCAA Division I Tournament for Read More…

Kyle Hotz named Gazette soccer MVP for renewed focus, fitness

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Kyle Hotz knew something had to change. After a five-goal junior season in which he struggled to stay on the pitch for long periods of time, the Brunswick forward was far from satisfied. “When (my junior) season ended, I got off the bus and Coach (Ben Dotson) asked me if I was going to play Read More…

Brian Hoyer leads Browns to last-second win over Falcons

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ATLANTA — Brian Hoyer was reeling. He had just thrown his second careless interception of the fourth quarter with the Browns trying to hang onto the lead. His face showed the disappointment and disgust in himself. Things only got worse when Matt Bryant made a 53-yard field goal with 44 seconds left to give the Read More…

Josh Gordon — and Browns — enjoy his return

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ATLANTA — Josh Gordon knows how to make an entrance. He just has to work on eliminating the messy exits. Gordon returned from a 10-game suspension and had perhaps the largest impact Sunday in the Browns’ 26-24 last-second win. He led the team with eight catches and 120 yards and was targeted 16 times by Read More…

Browns notes: Crowell the king at homecoming game

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ATLANTA — Isaiah Crowell’s return to his home state was a peach. A giant, juicy one. The undrafted rookie running back was chosen as a game captain, got his second straight start and rushed 12 times for 88 yards, a 7.3 average and two impressive touchdowns Sunday in a 26-24 win. All of it came Read More…

Cavs notes: Reserves not playing as advertised

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CLEVELAND — The Cavaliers, who were billed as one of the deepest teams in the NBA in the preseason, entered their game against Toronto on Saturday with the lowest-scoring bench in the league. Things reached a low point Friday in Washington, where Cleveland reserves were outscored 29-0 in the first half and 40-9 for the Read More…

Cavs revert to old ways after blazing start against Raptors, suffer fourth straight loss

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CLEVELAND — The Eastern Conference’s best team played in front of a raucous group of supporters Saturday night at Quicken Loans Arena. The Toronto Raptors, with a large contingent of fans crossing the border to support them, came back from an early 18-point deficit to dominate and embarrass the bewildered Cavaliers 110-93. “We’re a very Read More…

County teams to raise money for Battered Women’s Shelter

WADSWORTH — The Cloverleaf, Wadsworth, Norton and West Holmes girls basketball teams will come together for foundation games on Tuesday, with all proceeds supporting the Battered Women’s Shelter. Cloverleaf will play Norton at 6 p.m. and West Holmes takes on Wadsworth at 7:30 in scrimmages at WadsworthHigh School. The Colts’ junior varsity plays the Panthers Read More…

Spencer’s Glasgo is logistics manager for Hamlin

Brad Bournival The Gazette With the Chase for the Cup reaching its pinnacle Sunday, SpencerTownship resident Scott Glasgo once again found himself in the middle of the biggest prize on the NASCAR circuit. The logistics manager for Denny Hamlin — a jack-of-all trades job where he basically drives the coach, cleans and cooks for driver Read More…

Cameron isn’t thinking abouot quitting football

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BEREA — Browns tight end Jordan Cameron is confident about his football future, even after suffering three concussions in the last 23 months. The Pro Bowl performer returned to practice Friday, albeit on a limited basis, for the first time since absorbing a head shot from Raiders safety Brandian Ross on Oct. 26. “If I Read More…