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Friday's Scores

Sep. 18, 2021 01:14 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= CLASS 6A= ¶ Abilene 35, Grand Prairie 28 ¶ Amarillo Tascosa 46, San Angelo Central 28 ¶ Arlington Houston 24, Keller Central 21 ¶ Austin Vandegrift 56, Round Rock Stony...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 18, 2021 00:50 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Alcoa def. Pigeon Forge, forfeit Anderson County 31, South Doyle 28 Austin-East 42, Northview Academy 8 BGA 45, Davidson Academy 30 Baylor 42, Pope John Paul II 21 ...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 18, 2021 00:47 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Bangor 37, Scarborough 36 Bonny Eagle 54, Kennebunk 42 Dirigo 30, Maranacook Community 14 Foxcroft Academy 28, Freeport 12 Leavitt Area 41, Wells 0 ...

Jin Young Ko shoots 5-under 67 to take Portland Classic lead

Sep. 17, 2021 22:39 PM EDT

WEST LINN, Ore. (AP) — Jin Young Ko shot a 5-under 67 on Friday to take the second-round lead in the Cambia Portland Classic. The second-ranked South Korean star needed only 23 putts in her morning round, making six birdies and a bogey to reach 8-under 136 at hilly,...

Ciganda, Dryburgh, Anannarukarn share Portland Classic lead

Sep. 16, 2021 22:48 PM EDT

WEST LINN, Ore. (AP) — Carlota Ciganda overcame an early double bogey in chilly morning conditions Thursday for a 4-under 68 and a share of the first-round lead in the Cambia Portland Classic. The only member of the winning European Solheim Cup team in the field, the...

Jane Powell, Hollywood golden-age musicals star, dies at 92

Sep. 16, 2021 19:45 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jane Powell, the bright-eyed, operatic-voiced star of Hollywood's golden age musicals who sang with Howard Keel in “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers” and danced with Fred Astaire in “Royal Wedding,” has died. She was 92. Powell died Thursday at...

Tennant captures US Senior Women's Amateur 3rd straight time

Sep. 16, 2021 17:02 PM EDT

POINT CLEAR, Ala. (AP) — Lara Tennant captured the U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur for the third straight time Thursday with a 2-and-1 victory over seven-time USGA champion Ellen Port in the rain-delayed championship match at The Lakewood Club. Tennant, a 54-year-old from...

Oregon’s 2nd-largest high school shuts due to COVID spread

Sep. 16, 2021 16:09 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon’s second-largest high school is halting in-person classes because of COVID-19 spread that is requiring large numbers of students to quarantine at home. Reynolds High School officials said Wednesday night they will not have class for the...

Grand jury clears cop who fatally shot man during crisis

Sep. 16, 2021 16:02 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A grand jury has cleared a Portland police officer in the deadly shooting of a man who called for help during a mental health crisis and later brandished a screwdriver, prosecutors said. Officer Curtis Brown will not face criminal charges in the...

Blanco scores in stoppage-time, Timbers tie Rapids 2-2

Sep. 16, 2021 00:52 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Sebastian Blanco scored in stoppage time to give the Portland Timbers a 2-2 draw with the Colorado Rapids on Wednesday night. Michael Barrios and Jonathan Lewis scored to help the Rapids (12-4-7) extend their unbeaten streak to nine games, the...