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Clay and Genoa qualified five wrestlers each for the 77th Ohio High School State Wrestling Tournament in Columbus over the weekend.

Clay wrestlers at the Division I state meet were senior Jared Davis (24-7) at 126 pounds, junior Richie Screptock (44-9) at 132, senior Gavin Nelson (38-7) at 138, senior Nick Stencel (39-6) at 160, and sophomore Matt Stencel (37-5) at 182. Davis was seventh at 106 pounds in 2012, Screptock fourth at 120 last year and seventh at 113 two years ago, and Nick Stencel was fifth at 160 last year.

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“Baseball has been berry berry good to me” is the iconic catchphrase of Chico Escuela, a character portrayed by comedian Garrett Morris in the 1970’s on the popular late night sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live.

While Morris’ Escuela said it as a joke, Oregon’s Joe Moore shares a lot in common with the fictional character. Baseball has done a lot for him. It has brought Moore accolades, praise, love, and most recently, an induction into the University of Findlay’s Athletic Hall of Fame.

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Alyssa Decker, three divers qualify for state meet

Eastwood sophomore swimmer Alyssa Decker competed at the Division II state swim meet in the 200-yard medley and the 100-yard butterfly over the weekend at C.T. Branin Natatorium, Canton.

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Giving money to people along road

Do you feel compelled to give money to people holding signs along the road asking for money?
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