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SPORTS HEADLINES – FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 18th

It’s High School Football, Week 4…

-92.9 WLKR Classic has Plymouth at Monroeville

-K96 brings you Oak Harbor at Edison

-95.3 WLKR features Perkins at Norwalk.

*Coverage for all games begin at 6:30, with kickoffs at 7:00 pm.

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In NFL Thursday Night Football…

-Cleveland beat Cincinnati 35-30 last night

– Browns (1-1) running back Nick Chubb ran for 124 yards and 2 TDs.

-Baker Mayfield threw for 219 yards, 2 TDs and had 1 interception.

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In college football news, Ohio State corner Shawn Wade has changed his mind…

-Earlier this week, Wade said that he was opting out of this season and declaring for the NFL Draft.  But with the Big Ten announcing it would begin play next month, Wade says he’s back with the Buckeyes.

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In baseball, the Cleveland Indians 8-game losing streak is over…

-The Tribe won 10-3 last night at Detroit.

-Jose Ramirez hit 2 home runs, had 4 hits overall and 4 runs driven in.

-The Indians play at Detroit again tonight at 7:10 pm (not on WLKR due to HS football).

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In NBA and NHL Playoff action from Thursday…

-NBA East Finals – Miami beat Boston 106-101 (MIA leads series 2-0)

-NHL East Finals – Tampa Bay beat the New York Islanders 2-1 (TB wins series 4-2 and advances to play Dallas in the NHL Stanley Cup Final)

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NASCAR is at Bristol this weekend…

-Truck Series – Sam Mayer won last night

-Xfinity Series – Tonight at 7:00 pm

-Cup Series – Saturday night at 6:30 pm – LIVE on K96