Valdez finds harmony on judo mats | News, sports, jobs

Baldwin High School’s Gabriel Valdez scored a win by wazari in his boys’ 161-pound bout with Maui High’s Kalai Vickers during Saturday’s MIL No. 3 judo meet at Kamehameha Maui. Maui News / Matthew Thayer photos Buchalani—Gabriel Valdez lays the groundwork for a college wrestling career at Oregon State University—is currently using judo to help … Read more

Bucks bounce back, beat the Bulls | News, sports, jobs

AP photo Milwaukee Bucks Giannis Antetokounmpo tries to pass Chicago Bulls’ Patrick Williams during a NBA first-round basketball game Sunday in Milwaukee. Milwaukee (AFP) – Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 27 points and 16 rebounds, and defending champion Milwaukee Bucks recovered with a 16-point lead to defeat the Chicago Bulls 93-86 in the first game of the … Read more

Youth baseball tour in the region | News, sports, jobs

Holysburg LITTLE LEAGUE WL Core 5-0 3-1 . heights closing company Bakers 3-2 McLanahan Company 2-2 Grabill & Seely 2-3 Park Security Systems 1-4 RT Contracting 0-4 Results Grabill & Seelye 8, Beckerz 0: WP – Brody Dull. Multiple hits- Cooper Henry, JS. CORE 4, Park Security Systems 1: WP – Braden Hatch. Multiple hits … Read more

Ahead of schedule: Cavs show promise in a year of recovery | News, sports, jobs

Cleveland Cavaliers’ Darius Garland (10) leads against Atlanta Hawks’ Kevin Hotter during the second half of an NBA basketball game on Friday, April 15, 2022, in Cleveland. (Associated Press/Nick Cammett) Cleveland – The mood in the Cavaliers locker room alternated between disbelief and exhilaration in difficult moments after their loss to Atlanta. Pain mixed with … Read more

Russ Parsons Invitational | News, sports, jobs

During Saturday’s Ross Parsons Invitational Game at Field Field, the Parkersburg High School trio, left, finished Kendall Dominic (fourth), Lily Wharton (third) and Addison Gerke (second) behind Poshtel Damia Parker in the 100 hurdles. Parker’s time set a new record of 14.61. (Photo by JW Bennett) PARKERSBURG – Led by High Points champion Noah Winick, … Read more

Chaves leads the pirates from behind to defeat the Nats | News, sports, jobs

Starting bowler of the Pittsburgh Pirates Jose Quintana delivers during the first half of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals in Pittsburgh, Sunday, April 17, 2022. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) PITTSBURGH – Michael Chavis led the way in the seventh inning as the Pittsburgh Pirates came from behind to defeat the Washington Nationals 5-3 … Read more

Sullivan is unhappy with the slow start of the Penguins | News, sports, jobs

Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins collides with Charlie McAvoy of the Boston Bruins during the first period of an NHL hockey game on Saturday, April 16, 2022, in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson) Associated Press BOSTON – Jeremy Swayman bounced back from a difficult period as he saved 23 balls and the Boston Bruins scored … Read more

United States Biathlon announces team nominations | News, sports, jobs

New Gloucester, Maine – The American Biathlon Association recently announced its nominations for the 2022-23 national team, national junior national team and national development group. “We are excited that 11 athletes have qualified for the junior national team this year,” said Tim Burke, Olympian, Paul Smiths and Director of Athlete Development at USBA. “This is … Read more

Giants end the series of sweep guards | News, sports, jobs

San Francisco Giants second player Thiru Estrada poses with the Cleveland Guardians’ Jose Ramirez in the first half of a baseball game, Sunday, April 17, 2022, in Cleveland. Ramirez tried to stretch a single into a double. (Associated Press/David Dermer) Cleveland – Alex Wood did not give in to the cold or to the Guardians. … Read more

Warren, Waterford, South Split Robin Tour “Strike Out Cancer” | News, sports, jobs

Waterford’s primary player Carrie Carney, right, reacts after being flagged in a power game by Warren Catcher Olivia Congleton during the Warriors’ 5-4 win at Warren High School. (Photo by Keri Patrick) VINCENT – Three softball teams can easily contemplate and think of the “what if” moment that would have resulted in two wins in … Read more