Fawcett named MVP as U.S. team earns berth in Rio Olympics

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LINCOLN, Neb. — A few weeks back, just before Christmas and before the Americans had reconvened in California from their club teams overseas, U.S. captain Courtney Thompson sent a group email to her teammates with a clear message:

“Let’s do this.” Time to qualify for Rio. Now.

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Raiders shake off cold start to oust Lakers

Benjamin Logan’s girls basketball team used a big second quarter to power past host Indian Lake 50-34 on Saturday afternoon in a Central Buckeye Conference Mad River division contest.

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Lakers second, Chiefs third at Dublin Scioto Invitational

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Indian Lake and Bellefontaine’s wrestling teams had a local battle at the Kevin Cleveland Memorial tournament Saturday at Dublin Scioto High School. The Lakers rallied in the finals to take second place, while the Chieftains finished third.

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Pirates cap weekend with second straight win

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Riverside’s boys basketball team wrapped up its weekend with its second win on as many nights as it dropped visiting Vanlue 66-32 on Saturday in a non-league game.

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