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Despite being a season opening non-league football game at Clay Memorial Stadium, the Eagles can prove two things with a win over Northview Friday night.

Clay can prove once again, as it has so many times, that in non-league competition against Northern Lakes League schools the Oregon high school is at par or above with the suburban schools that make up the NLL.

Last spring, the NLL turned down an application by Clay and Napoleon and decided to remain at eight teams — considered an ideal number for any conference.

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The Oregon-based Ohio Monarchs Gold wood-bat federation collegiate level baseball team won the 2008 National Amateur Baseball Federation College Division World Series at Ned Skeldon Stadium August 11.

Comprised in large part of former Suburban Lakes League, Toledo City League and Northern Lakes League stars, the Monarchs overcame the defending champion Long Island (N.Y.) Astros in a dramatic 4-3 championship game victory.

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Former All-Suburban Lakes League and Genoa baseball star Cory Hornyak has made another mark on the area baseball scene.

Hornyak recently earned the National Amateur Baseball Federation College World Series Most Valuable Player award after helping lead the Ohio Monarchs Gold to championship triumph.

Using a wood bat, Hornyak hit .458 in the CWS, held at Ned Skeldon Stadium, the former home of the Toledo Mud Hens in Maumee at the Lucas County Fairgrounds.

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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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