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Carroll’s Cameron Najarian looks to make a move as Alter’s Scott Beinlich applies pressure. Alter, the sixth-ranked team in the state, knocked off second-ranked Carroll 2-0 Tuesday night at Alter High School. John Cummings/Contributed

High School Soccer: Boys, Girls state polls

Below is the Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association state soccer poll for the week of Sept. 26:BOYS DIVISION I1. St. Ignatius (Cleveland) 7-0-1 1002. St. Charles Prep School (Columbus) 9-0-1 873. Medina 10-0-1 794. Beavercreek 7-0-0 61Mason 7-0-2 616. Coffman (Dublin) 8-1-1 377. Anderson (Cincinnati) 9-1-1 328. Anthony Wayne (Whitehouse) ...

CINCINNATI - SEPTEMBER 29: Quarterback Akili Smith #11 of the Cincinnati Bengals crouches over center Rich Braham #74 during the NFL game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on September 29, 2002 at Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Buccaneers won 35-7. (Photo by Tom Pidgeon/Getty Images)

This week in Bengals history

The Cincinnati Bengals have played five games on Sept. 29, and are 1-4. Here is a quick glance at those games: Sept. 29, 2013 – Cleveland Browns 17, Cincinnati Bengals 6 at FirstEnergy Stadium Cleveland quarterback Brian Hoyer threw touchdown passes to Jordan Cameron and Chris Ogbonnaya while the Browns ...

MIAMI GARDENS, FL - OCTOBER 31: Daniel Thomas #33 of the Miami Dolphins rushes against the Cincinnati Bengals at Sun Life Stadium on October 31, 2013 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Bengals-Dolphins series history

Series history for the Bengals and Dolphins, who meet at 8:25 p.m. Thursday at Paul Brown Stadium.• Miami leads 16-5, including 1-0 in the postseason• The most recent meeting was Oct. 31, 2013, in Miami when the Dolphins won 22-20 with a safety in overtime.• The Dolphins have won three ...

COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 3: The Ohio State Buckeyes run on to the field prior to the start of the game against the Bowling Green Falcons on September 3, 2016 at Ohio Stadium in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images)

Quarterback Danny Clark drops Ohio State verbal commitment

Ohio State’s recruiting class shrank by one Tuesday with the decommitment of Danny Clark. He announced his decision with a heart-felt Twitter post that detailed his lifelong love of the Buckeyes but expressed concerns about his fit in coach Urban Meyer’s spread offense. https://twitter.com/DClarkQB/status/780751709610049536 Clark committed to Ohio State when ...

WATCH: Dee Gordon pays tribute to Jose Fernandez with emotional home run

Miami second baseman Dee Gordon took New York Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon deep on Monday in the Marlins' first game since the death of Jose Fernandez. Your browser does not support iframes. >> Watch the clip here On Sunday, Fernandez died in a boating accident off the coast of Florida. The left-handed Gordon, who ...

New Orleans Saints and Atlanta Falcons players form a unity demonstration on the field before an NFL football game in New Orleans, Monday, Sept. 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

WATCH: Falcons, Saints join hands midfield in circle of unity before kickoff

The Atlanta Falcons and New Orleans Saints kicked off their game with a unique moment Monday night. With a message of togetherness, the Falcons and Saints lock arms and put the rivalry aside for a moment before #MNF. #Together #ATLvsNOPosted by Atlanta Falcons on Monday, September 26, 2016 After everyone stood for ...

All Marlins players wore Jose Fernandez (16) during game against the New York Mets at Marlins Park in Miami, Florida on September 26, 2016. Miami Marlins pitcher, Jose Fernandez, died in a boating accident Sunday.  (Allen Eyestone / The Palm Beach Post)

Marlins honor Jose Fernandez on emotional night

The boy, only 6, turned to his father as he prepared to write a personal message to Jose Fernandez on the makeshift Wall of Remembrance outside Marlins Park. “How do you spell love?” he asked. You spell it the way the Miami Marlins did Monday night. You spell it in ...

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Markus Wheaton is hit by Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict during their 18-16 win over the Bengals in the AFC wild card playoff game Saturday, Jan. 9 at Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati. Wheaton fumbled on the play and Bengals recovered. NICK GRAHAM/STAFF

Bengals get boost with Burfict return

The Cincinnati Bengals defense received a big boost with the return of linebacker Vontaze Burfict.Coming off a three-game suspension for repeated violations of the league’s player-safety rules, Burfict resumed team activities Monday on a roster exemption and is expected to be active for Thursday’s game against Miami.The Bengals will make ...

HS Highlights for Sept. 26: Graham boys beat Indian Lake

The Graham boys soccer team edged Indian Lake 3-2 on Monday.Hunter Kauffman put in all three of Graham’s goals off assists from Will Rembold, Brady Oder and David Bailey. Keeper Dalton Oder racked up 12 saves to hold on for the win.Alter 6, Brookville 0: Jakob Tremblay scored a goal ...

A view from the inside of the first flight in Kennesaw State football program history. It was also the first flight for Keagan Jordan, who promptly passed out on takeoff. Photo courtesy of KSU football's Facebook page.

College football player passes out on first flight ever

Sure the Kennesaw State University football team felt like it was floating on air when an interception for a touchdown led the team to victory Saturday, but one player found out beforehand he may not like that feeling. He found that out on the airplane ride to the game in Pittsburgh. It ...

CINCINNATI, OH - SEPTEMBER 25: Emmanuel Sanders #10 of the Denver Broncos is tackled by Derron Smith #31 of the Cincinnati Bengals during the first quarter at Paul Brown Stadium on September 25, 2016 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Seven Bengals players slowed by injuries at Monday practice

The rare Monday practice after a Sunday game resulted in seven Cincinnati Bengals either sitting out or working on a limited basis as the team gets ready for Thursday night’s contest against Miami.Cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick (hamstring) and safety Derron Smith (chest) sat out, while tight end Tyler Eifert was one ...

Miami LB McMullen dominates in loss

If any player is a poster boy for Miami’s growing pains, it would be Junior McMullen.The true sophomore middle linebacker was a dominant force in Miami’s 27-20 loss at Cincinnati on Saturday, setting a career high and leading both teams with 10 solo tackles and 14 overall stops.“No doubt, this ...

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - SEPTEMBER 11: Jalin Marshall #89 of the New York Jets and head coach Marvin Lewis of the Cincinnati Bengals embrace after the game at MetLife Stadium on September 11, 2016 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The Cincinnati Bengals defeated the New York Jets 23-22. (Photo by Steven Ryan/Getty Images)

Underclassmen to get more chances to impress NFL scouts earlier

The NFL and American Football Coaches Association announced Monday new regulations that should allow league scouts better access to underclassmen.The agreement, which goes into effect in February, is designed to allow the NFL’s College Advisory Committee to gather more information and give juniors thinking about leaving early a better picture ...

Valley View’s Lane Murphy tries to tackle Franklin’s Ryan Montgomery during their Week 5 game at Veterans Memorial Field at Atrium Stadium in Franklin. Valley View won, 41-8. NICK GRAHAM/STAFF

Franklin, Valley View among top teams in football polls

Southwestern Buckeye League rivals Franklin and Valley View remain the only Journal-News are teams to be ranked among the state’s top high school football teams. Franklin (5-0) is No. 4 in Division III and Valley View (4-1) No. 15 in D-IV. Franklin defeated Valley View in a Week 5 showdown, ...

CINCINNATI, OH - JANUARY 3: Tight end Tyler Eifert #85 of the Cincinnati Bengals catches a pass for a touchdown during the second quarter against the Baltimore Ravens at Paul Brown Stadium on January 3, 2016 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andrew Weber/Getty Images)

Bengals coach says Eifert close to return

Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis said there’s a chance Pro Bowl tight end Tyler Eifert makes his season debut Thursday night against the Miami Dolphins.“He’s close,” Lewis said this afternoon.Eifert returned to practice last week but was inactive for Sunday’s 29-17 loss to Denver.Lewis said the short week of ...

CINCINNATI, OH - JANUARY 3: Tight end Tyler Eifert #85 of the Cincinnati Bengals catches a pass for a touchdown during the second quarter against the Baltimore Ravens at Paul Brown Stadium on January 3, 2016 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andrew Weber/Getty Images)

Bengals coach says Eifert close to return

Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis said there’s a chance Pro Bowl tight end Tyler Eifert makes his season debut Thursday night against the Miami Dolphins.“He’s close,” Lewis said this afternoon.Eifert returned to practice last week but was inactive for Sunday’s 29-17 loss to Denver.Lewis said the short week of ...

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Hall of Fame coach Mike Ditka says he has 'no respect' for Colin Kaepernick

College Football and Pro Football Hall of Fame member and coach Mike Ditka has a strong opinion about San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's continued protests during NFL football games. Kaepernick has sat and knelt in protest during the National Anthem at preseason and season football games. >> Read more ...

SANTA CLARA, CA - DECEMBER 20: Vontaze Burfict #55 of the Cincinnati Bengals reacts after a play during their NFL game against the San Francisco 49ers at Levi’s Stadium on December 20, 2015 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Burfict returns to Bengals, says he’s available as needed vs Miami

Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict returned to the team on a roster exemption today after being suspended for the first three games of the season for repeated violations of the league’s player-safety rules.Despite not playing in the four preseason games or first three regular-season games, Burfict said he’ll be available ...

Never-before-seen photos of late Dayton Flyers center Steve McElvene in action during his last game at UD Arena against VCU on March 5, 2016.

Remembering Steve McElvene: The VCU game

Never-before-seen photos of late Dayton Flyers center Steve McElvene in action during his last game at UD Arena against VCU on March 5, 2016.

KANSAS CITY, MO - SEPTEMBER 25: Kansas City Chiefs fans wear Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump masks during the game bethween the Chiefs and the New York Jets at Arrowhead Stadium on September 25, 2016 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Clinton or Trump? A list of athletes who have expressed their support

If you’re wondering who in the sports world might be rooting for Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump during the first presidential debate, we’re here to help. According to various media reports, here are some of the prominent people from the world of sports who have expressed support for each candidate. ...

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