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Apr 29, 2017 4:00 AM

Browns cut TE Barnidge in surprise move

BEREA -- Gary Barnidge provided production, leadership and a community presence for some brutally bad Browns teams the past four years. On Friday, they cut him.

By Tom Withers Associated Press
Apr 29, 2017 4:00 AM

Ohio State defensive backs Lattimore, Hooker, Conley go in first round

Marshon Lattimore had to overcome persistent hamstring issues. Malik Hooker couldn't work out for NFL teams because of postseason surgery. Gareon Conley's apparent rise up draft boards was threatened by a rape accusation.

Gatehouse Ohio Media
Apr 29, 2017 4:00 AM

Kent State men's golf team fires 1-under to take first-round lead at MAC Championships

The 11th-ranked Kent State men's golf team emerged from a roller-coaster ride opening day at the Mid-American Conference Championship with a seven-shot lead through two of four rounds.

Record-courier Staff Report
Apr 29, 2017 4:00 AM

QB landed: Browns draft Notre Dame's Kizer in 2nd round

BEREA -- The Browns' never-ending search for a franchise quarterback has brought them to Notre Dame's DeShone Kizer. After passing on quarterbacks in the first round, Cleveland selected Kizer in the second round with the No. 52 overall pick.

Tom Withers Associated Press
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Different lineups, same magic at Wildcat Invitational
Apr 29, 2017 4:00 AM

Different lineups, same magic at Wildcat Invitational

Reilly Schrock was determined to make his last night on his home track a good one. The Mogadore senior wasted little time at the 16th annual Wildcat Invitational, sprinting out of the block, taking a big lead on the opening curve and winning the mile with his time of 4:42.20.

Jonah Rosenblum Staff Writer
Apr 29, 2017 4:00 AM

Kent State to announce Brianne Tierney as school's first-ever women's lacrosse coach

Kent State University has found a highly qualified architect for its newest athletic program in Brianne Tierney.

By Allen Moff Staff Writer
Apr 29, 2017 4:00 AM

Tribe bats go silent in 3-1 loss to Mariners

CLEVELAND -- Ariel Miranda allowed two hits and pitched into the sixth inning, Robinson Cano and Ben Gamel homered and the Seattle Mariners defeated the Cleveland Indians 3-1 on Friday night. Miranda (2-2) didn't give up a hit until Jose Ramirez's one-out homer in the fourth.

By Steve Herrick Associated Press
Apr 29, 2017 4:00 AM

Garfield High School to induct Hall of Fame Class of 2017

The Garfield High School Hall of Fame will induct six new members today.

Record-courierstaff Report
Crestwood's College Signing Ceremony celebrates special group of Red Devils
Apr 29, 2017 4:00 AM

Crestwood's College Signing Ceremony celebrates special group of Red Devils

Crestwood celebrated a remarkable group of college commits with laughs and snacks Friday morning. Red Devils athletic director Robert Dean cut to the chase in explaining the purpose of the event.

By Jonah Rosenblum Staff Writer
Apr 29, 2017 4:00 AM

Area high school football standouts to compete in North-South Classic

The 2017 North-South Classic high school football game feature a Portage County and Portage Trail Conference flare when it kicks off this afternoon at Paul Brown Tiger Stadium in Massillon.

Record-courier Staff Report
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Apr 29, 2017 4:00 AM

High School Baseball Report: Sun shines brightly on Aurora

On a bright spring afternoon on Aurora's gleaming ballfield, Greenmen standout Ben Stawicki reflected on his team's unusually dangerous lineup. As Stawicki did so, Nelly's "Heart of a Champion" fittingly blared from the speakers lining the backstop.

By Jonah Rosenblum Staff Writer
Apr 28, 2017 11:27 PM

Portage Sports Live: 16th Mogadore Wildcat Invitational

Portage Sports Live: 16th Mogadore Wildcat Invitational

By Jonah Rosenblum | Staff Writer
Apr 28, 2017 11:15 PM

Kent State baseball, softball teams victorious

The Kent State baseball team took over sole possession of first place in the Mid-American Conference with a 9-7 victory over Central Michigan at Schoonover Stadium, while the Golden Flashes softball squad edged host Buffalo 1-0 on Friday.

Record-courier Staff Report
Reilly Schrock leaves Wildcat Stadium a winner
Apr 28, 2017 10:53 PM

Reilly Schrock leaves Wildcat Stadium a winner

Mogadore senior Reilly Schrock wasted little time at the Wildcat Invitational, sprinting out of the block, taking a big lead on the opening curve and winning the mile with his time of 4:42.20.

By Jonah Rosenblum | Staff Writer
Cleveland Browns select Notre Dame QB DeShone Kizer in second round of NFL Draft
Apr 28, 2017 8:46 PM

Cleveland Browns select Notre Dame QB DeShone Kizer in second round of NFL Draft

The Cleveland Browns selected Notre Dame quarterback DeShone Kizer in the second round of the NFL Draft on Friday night. It was the 52nd overall pick of the draft. Stay in touch with recordpub.com as this story continues to develop.

Staff And Wire Report
Apr 28, 2017 5:36 PM

Cavaliers-Raptors Eastern Conference Semifinals playoff schedule

The schedule of games for the first four matchups between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Toronto Raptors in their Eastern Conference Semifinals showdown. Monday, May 1: Toronto at Cleveland, 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 3: Toronto at Cleveland, 7 p.m.

Associated Press
Apr 28, 2017 4:53 PM

Browns cut tight end Gary Barnidge in surprise move

BEREA — Gary Barnidge provided production, leadership and a community presence for some brutally bad Browns teams the past four years. On Friday, they cut him.

By Tom Withers | Associated Press
Apr 28, 2017 3:09 PM

Source: Brianne Tierney to be named first head coach of KSU women's lacrosse

Brianne Tierney has been chosen to start Kent State University's women's lacrosse program.

By Allen Moff | Staff Writer
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Did Browns finally get it right in NFL Draft?
Apr 28, 2017 4:00 AM

Did Browns finally get it right in NFL Draft?

Trading down from No. 12 to No. 25 another in a long line of puzzling draft moves by Browns

By Steve Doerschuk Gatehouse Ohio Media
Lindor's two-run blast in seventh lifts Indians past Astros, 4-3
Apr 28, 2017 4:00 AM

Lindor's two-run blast in seventh lifts Indians past Astros, 4-3

Lindor's 456-foot homer off Chris Devenski landed in the visitors bullpen about 50 feet beyond the center field wall.

By Steve Herrick Associated Press