The Browns gave Baker Mayfield, Myles Garrett, Nick Chubb and other starters the night off and gave third string QB Garrett Gilbert a chance to solidify a roster spot in Saturday’s preseason game in Indianapolis.
The Truckers had finalists at all four doubles brackets and went 2-2 to edge out Ashland for the team title on Saturday at their host Doubles Invitational at the Middle School courts.
The Yankees hit four home runs to beat the Cleveland Indians, 6-5, at Yankee Stadium on Saturday.
The Truckers had another strong showing on Saturday at Genoa, a playoff regular in Div. V. Norwalk closes out the preseason with a live-half scrimmage vs. Shelby on Friday at Whitney Field.
The Indians (73-50) managed just four hits — two on solo home runs by Jose Ramirez and Yasiel Puig — in a 3-2 loss Friday at Yankee Stadium in New York.
The Truckers got two goals in the first 20 minutes of the OHSAA Friday Night Futbol season opener, then got a late score to seal a 3-1 victory over the Crimson Flashes at the Norwalk Soccer Complex.
Jose Ramirez hit a grand slam and two-run homer in his first two at-bats Thursday night as the Indians hung a 19-5 shiner on the Yankees in the Bronx.
The Flyers hosted Division IV Keystone on Thursday at Whitney Field in a practice scrimmage tune-up in Norwalk
Ohio State University’s historic arena hosted most OHSAA basketball state tournaments from 1957-1998, which included local appearances by Willard, Monroeville and St. Paul among others.
Norwalk improved to 4-0 with Wednesday’s 4-1 win at Edison — which included a pair of three-set wins that swung things in its favor at Edison Park in Milan.
The Tribe (72-49) remained a half-game behind Minnesota in the AL Central race with Wednesday’s 5-1 loss vs. Boston at Progressive Field in Cleveland.
The Lady Flyers have lost three players to ACL injuries since March, including as recent as last week. But with another talented roster, St. Paul is again a Firelands Conference and Division IV contender in 2019.
The Indians, trailing 6-1 at one time, came back to tie it in the ninth, but a home run by the Red Sox in the 10th gave Boston a 7-6 win on Tuesday at Progressive Field.
Olmsted Falls coach Tom DeLuca, a 1999 NHS graduate, brought the Bulldogs to his alma mater for a practice scrimmage on Tuesday at Norwalk High School.
The Truckers beat Mansfield Madison, Clyde and Bellevue in match play-style format on Monday at the Shelby Country Club