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10/10 IHSA football polls

Here are the latest rankings of Illinois high school football teams in each class, according to an Associated Press panel of sportswriters: Class 8A School  W-L      Pts       Prv Lincoln-Way East (10) (7-0)      109       1 Maine South (6-1)      97         2 Loyola…

10/9 High School Scores

Below is a list of reported high school soccer scores from Monday, October 9th. Boys Soccer: KHSAA 1st District Semifinals McCracken County 10, Ballard Memorial 0 2nd District Semifinals Murray 7, Mayfield 0 5th…

10/9 Big Ol' Fish

Tune in each Monday for the latest edition of Big Ol' Fish, brought to you by HITEC Outdoors. Send your fish pictures to us at BigFish@WPSDLocal6.com.

Cubs rally past Scherzer, Nationals 2-1, lead NLDS 2-1

CHICAGO (AP) - Anthony Rizzo hit a tiebreaking single with two outs in the eighth inning and the Chicago Cubs overcame Max Scherzer's brilliant performance to beat the Washington Nationals 2-1 on Monday for a 2-1 lead in their NL…

Talley earns 2018 LPGA Tour card

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Rachel Rohanna closed with a 4-under 68 to win the Symetra Tour Championship, her first victory of the year in the final event. Rohanna finished the weather-delayed event one shot ahead of Benyapa Niphatsophon, Yu…

10/9 KHSAA football polls

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The top teams in the Kentucky Associated Press high school football polls, with first-place votes, records, total points and previous rankings: Class 1A Rank-School     FPV      Rcd      TP        Pvs Paintsville (9)        6-1        169       1 Beechwood (8)        5-2       …

10/9 TSSAA football polls

The Associated Press' Top 10 teams in each of Tennessee's six Division I non-financial aid classifications and in the combined Division II financial aid classification as selected by Tennessee AP-member sportswriters and broadcasters. With first-place votes in parentheses, records through…

Tennessee suspends defensive end Darrell Taylor indefinitely

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee has suspended starting defensive end Darrell Taylor indefinitely, the latest adversity for a team that has dropped its first two Southeastern Conference games and is coming off its most lopsided home loss since 1905. Volunteers…

Owner of Cubs World Series ring puts it up for sale

CHICAGO (AP) - At least one individual associated with the Chicago Cubs doesn't appear to be the sentimental type. The person is selling an official 2016 World Series ring commemorating the Cubs' historic championship last season, ending their 108-year drought.…

Martin Truex Jr. wins yet another playoff race for Toyota

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) - Toyota continued its romp through NASCAR's playoffs as Martin Truex Jr. won Sunday at Charlotte Motor Speedway to earn an automatic berth into the next round. Truex and Kyle Busch have swept the first four playoff…

Harper, Zimmerman HRs lift Nats past Cubs 6-3 to even NLDS

WASHINGTON (AP) - Bryce Harper hit a tying two-run homer in the eighth inning and Ryan Zimmerman tacked on a three-run shot moments later to lift the Washington Nationals to a 6-3 comeback victory over the defending World Series champion…

South Dakota State roughs up Southern Illinois 49-14

BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) - Taryn Christion threw four first-half touchdown passes, Brady Mengarelli rushed for 220 yards and two scores and South Dakota State overpowered Southern Illinois 49-14 on Saturday. Christion connected with Marquise Lewis for a 10-yard score and…

Sindelar throws TD as Purdue beats Minnesota 31-17

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) - Markell Jones scored on a 12-yard run with 1:17 left and Elijah Sindelar rallied Purdue twice - once before a heavy storm delayed Saturday's game and once after - to beat Minnesota 31-17. Sindelar replaced…

Marshall, Murray girls make cut at KHSAA State Golf Tournament

Marshall County and Murray High both made the cut at the Leachman Buick GMC Cadillac KHSAA Girls' Golf Championship. Marshall County's score of 337 has them in 7th place. Murray's 341 has them in 9th place. Individually, Graves County's Nicole Taylor…

Hendricks outduels Strasburg as Cubs top Nats 3-0 in Game 1

WASHINGTON (AP) - Kyle Hendricks outpitched Stephen Strasburg, and the Chicago Cubs opened defense of their first World Series title in 108 years by beating the Washington Nationals 3-0 on Friday in Game 1 of their NL Division Series. Kris…

Earnhardt crashes in practice at Charlotte

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) - Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s final weekend as a full-time driver at Charlotte Motor Speedway got off to a rough start when he crashed moments into Friday's opening practice. Earnhardt drove into the high line of the track…

Titans QB Marcus Mariota game-time decision vs. Dolphins

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee quarterback Marcus Mariota will be a game-time decision for Sunday's matchup against the Dolphins. Mariota was listed Friday as questionable for the game in Miami after being limited in practice for the third consecutive day …

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