Morning Journal News Sportsen-usFri, 29 Jul 2016 05:52:04 EDTFri, 29 Jul 2016 05:52:04 EDT grad in good shape Range graduate and former Youngstown State University golfer Brandon Pluchinsky holds a two-stroke lead heading into the final round of the Ohio Public Links Championship at North Star Golf Club.Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTLukas pays a visit to Mountaineer CUMBERLAND, W.Va. - The list of trainers who have nominated horses to this year's Grade 2, $750,000 West Virginia Derby on August 6 includes a name that pretty much has entered the realm of legendary - D. Wayne Lukas.Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTW. Va. Derby nears, W.Va. - Fifty-six horses have been nominated for the 47th running of the Grade 2, $750,000 West Virginia Derby. The 1 1/8-mile feature event anchors a nine-race card comprised entirely of stakes to be run on Saturday, Aug.Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTSPORTS BRIEFING Local practices SALINEVILLE - Practices for Southern Local fall sports will start next week at the following times: ?High school and junior high cross country at the high school at 9 a.m. Monda.Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTIt's a Dunn deal according to Meyer -Ohio State coach Urban Meyer slammed the door on running back Bri'onte Dunn returning after being kicked off the team for violating rules during Big Ten Media Days on Tuesday. "There's no chance that Bri'onte will come back," he said.Wed, 27 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT