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The Star
Crest, KM hosting 3A volleyball playoff matches SaturdayCounty Homeschool Arrows, 3-2 (10-25, 25-13, 25-12, 18-25, 25-21). JV football
The Star / Posted 13 hours ago
County Homeschool Arrows, 3-2 (10-25, 25-13, 25-12, 18-25, 25-21). JV football Shelby 47, East Gaston 0�� The junior Golden Lions continued to roll through Southwestern Conference opposition. Isaiah Bess threw three scoring passes�for... Read more
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The Star
County matchup highlights Friday's schedule of gameleft. The buzz: These teams haven�t played since their days in the old Southwe
The Star / Posted 13 hours ago
left. The buzz: These teams haven�t played since their days in the old Southwestern 3A Conference in the early 1980s. The Golden Lions own an 11-1 edge in�the series, with the last meeting in 1984. Shelby has feasted on Southwestern 2A foes the... Read more
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The Star
Shelby brings home SWC cross-country titlesRUTHERFORDTON�� The Shelby Golden Lions won both Southwestern 2A Conference cro
The Star / Posted 13 hours ago
RUTHERFORDTON�� The Shelby Golden Lions won both Southwestern 2A Conference cross-country championships held this week at R-S Central High School. In the boys� division, Shelby and South were tied with 54 points each, and it was settled by the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
WP Pick Leyds At No 15 for Lions SemiWestern Province have made some changes to their backline for Saturday's Currie
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Western Province have made some changes to their backline for Saturday's Currie Cup semi-final against Golden Lions at Newlands. There are three positional switches in the backline and just one change to the forward pack for the knock-out clash,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Marx Starts for Lions in Currie Cup SemiSpringbok hooker Malcolm Marx will start for the Golden Lions in Saturday's Cur
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Springbok hooker Malcolm Marx will start for the Golden Lions in Saturday's Currie Cup semi-final against Western Province at Newlands. Marx came off the bench in last weekend's win over the Free State Cheetahs, but he has been elevated to the... Read more
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The Star
Eagles whip county rivals; Shelby soccer rollsto Baccus for a conversion and Jeffrey Phillips kicked another point after. Va
The Star / Posted yesterday
to Baccus for a conversion and Jeffrey Phillips kicked another point after. Varsity soccer Shelby 8, R-S Central 0 � The Golden Lions (17-2) reeled off their eighth straight Southwestern 2A win without a loss. Shelby had a balanced attack with... Read more
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TribLIVE
The Birdie sets a gold standard in Westmoreland Countyevery time he has to pick a Greensburg Salem game. “I don't know which team wil
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
every time he has to pick a Greensburg Salem game. “I don't know which team will show up,” he said. “Just not sure if the Golden Lions are a playoff team.” Derry (7-1, 4-1) at Waynesburg (1-6, 1-5) Derry still thinks it can nab a share of the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Greensburg Salem, Trinity in hunt for Big 9 playoff berthsHillers. Trinity is 1-3 on the road. Greensburg Salem coach Dave Keefer said h
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Hillers. Trinity is 1-3 on the road. Greensburg Salem coach Dave Keefer said his team is happy to be home this week. The Golden Lions have played six of eight games away from friendly Offutt Field. “It's been a tough year,” Keefer said. “We've... Read more
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The Star
Mack, Greene land County Player of Week honorsGreene hauled in six passes for 105 yards including a 26-yard reception for a t
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
Greene hauled in six passes for 105 yards including a 26-yard reception for a touchdown � all in the first half � for the Golden Lions. Greene also weaved his way 33 yards on a punt return to set up another Shelby scoring opportunity. Action this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Currie Cup Stats Set Scene for Thrilling Semisthey also boast the top try-scorer in fullback Warrick Gelant. In the second s
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
they also boast the top try-scorer in fullback Warrick Gelant. In the second semi-final, Western Province host the Golden Lions at Newlands at 17:00 on Saturday. Judging by the stats, the men from Johannesburg will have to be at their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Robert Du Preez Shows 'Old Man' What He Can Dodu Preez, looked on as Sharks coach as his oldest son shone and booked Western
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
du Preez, looked on as Sharks coach as his oldest son shone and booked Western Province a home semi-final against the Golden Lions in Cape Town this weekend. Du Preez has been heavily linked with a move to the Sharks next year to join his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sharks Blow As Ward Ruled Out for Seasonin the weekend's first semi-final while, if they win, they will also host the f
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
in the weekend's first semi-final while, if they win, they will also host the final against either Western Province or the Golden Lions. The good news for Du Preez was that Lukhanyo Am returned from injury to play 55 minutes in Saturday's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sharks, WP Host Currie Cup SemiThe Sharks will host the Blue Bulls i n Durban and Western Province will take o
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Sharks will host the Blue Bulls i n Durban and Western Province will take on the Golden Lions in Cape Town in the Currie Cup Premier Division semi-finals next weekend following a gripping final pool round loaded with permutations. The Blue Bulls... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Currie Cup Semi-Finals ConfirmedCurrie Cup group stage action as they missed out on a place in the 2017 semi-fi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Currie Cup group stage action as they missed out on a place in the 2017 semi-finals. The Cheetahs went down 44-17 to the Golden Lions in Johannesburg on Saturday and after the Blue Bulls beat the Pumas 52-32 on Friday night, that was enough to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dobson Praises 'Desperate' WPbonus point win. It is a result that has secured the Capetonians second place
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
bonus point win. It is a result that has secured the Capetonians second place on the log a home semi-final against the Golden Lions this weekend. "We were just more desperate, I think, because we had to get a home semi-final," Dobson explained... Read more
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TribLIVE
Oberdorf gets in the swing of thingsand has put together his best WPIAL season since. “I just hit balls every nigh
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
and has put together his best WPIAL season since. “I just hit balls every night to try and get it back,” he said. The Golden Lions' king of swing has plenty of game in both sports. Baseball is his first love and likely ticket to college — he's... Read more
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iafrica.com
More 'belief creeping in' for LionsGolden Lions head coach Swys de Bruin said the belief to go all the way and win
iafrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Golden Lions head coach Swys de Bruin said the belief to go all the way and win this year's Currie Cup is strong his squad. The Lions secured their place in the play-offs with a 44-17 win over the Free State Cheetahs in Johannesburg and they will... Read more
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iafrica.com
Lions knock Cheetahs outThe Golden Lions knocked out the defending champion Free State Cheetahs in an e
iafrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The Golden Lions knocked out the defending champion Free State Cheetahs in an exciting conclusion to the league stages of the competitions. The Lions, who welcomes back a handful of their Springboks, eased to a 44-`7 win over the Pro14 version of... Read more
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iafrica.com
Bulls keep Currie Cup hopes aliveahead of the round's final matches on Saturday. The Pretoria side will now kee
iafrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
ahead of the round's final matches on Saturday. The Pretoria side will now keep a close eye on the match between the Golden Lions and the Free State Cheetahs in Johannesburg where they will be hoping the result will not be bonus... Read more
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TribLIVE
Montour’s fast start too much for Greensburg Salem in nonconference gameagainst Greensburg Salem and never looked back. The No. 4-4A Spartans (6-1) ro
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
against Greensburg Salem and never looked back. The No. 4-4A Spartans (6-1) rolled to a 38-0 nonconference win over the Golden Lions after building a four-touchdown lead by the end of the first quarter. “We came out and took advantage of their... Read more
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The Star
Shelby rolls past homecoming foe R-S Central, 51-0any time putting its stamp on Friday’s homecoming game at Pearley Allen Field a
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
any time putting its stamp on Friday’s homecoming game at Pearley Allen Field against Southwestern 2A foe R-S Central. The Golden Lions wanted to establish a fast tempo against a Hilltopper team with little depth. Shelby came out and put the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lions Turn to Boks for Massive Cheetahs ClashThe Golden Lions are boosted by a couple of returning Springboks for their Curr
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The Golden Lions are boosted by a couple of returning Springboks for their Currie Cup showdown with the Free State Cheetahs in Johannesburg on Saturday. The Lions, currently in fourth position on the log, need a win to ensure that they progress to... Read more
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TribLIVE
Greensburg Salem runners sweep top 3 spots at WCCA meetthe annual Westmoreland County Coaches' Association cross country meet with a w
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
the annual Westmoreland County Coaches' Association cross country meet with a winning time of 16 minutes, 54 seconds. The Golden Lions finished 1-2-3 as Brown placed second (17:16.1) and Dylan Binda, Cameron's brother, was third (17:17). “I felt... Read more
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The Star
Crest volleyball team claims Big South crownHarris and Silas Price split time in goal for the victors, who host Ashbrook Mo
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
Harris and Silas Price split time in goal for the victors, who host Ashbrook Monday. Shelby 4, South Point 1 – The Golden Lions ran their Southwestern 2A record to 6-0 with Wednesday’s victory. Shelby (15-2 overall) received two goals from... Read more
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The Star
League play continues for county teams Friday nightAllen Field, 7:30 p.m. On the air: Online — www.KTCBroadcasting.com; Twitter —
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
Allen Field, 7:30 p.m. On the air: Online — www.KTCBroadcasting.com; Twitter — Alan Ford, @starsptseditor The buzz: The Golden Lions finally got to step into Southwestern 2A Conference action last week and hammered Chase. R-S Central was drilled... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rhule At Fullback for FS CheetahsRaymond Rhule will start at fullback for the Free State Cheetahs in their cruci
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Raymond Rhule will start at fullback for the Free State Cheetahs in their crucial Currie Cup clash against the Golden Lions in Johannesburg on Saturday. The Cheetahs are currently third on the log, and a victory would guarantee them a spot in the... Read more
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The Star
Shelby girls win cross country eventUnited Way Cross Country Invitational in Newton Wednesday. Shelby had 107 poin
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
United Way Cross Country Invitational in Newton Wednesday. Shelby had 107 points to edge runnerup Fred T. Foard with 118. Golden Lions’ sophomore Tori Clifton paced the victors with an 8th-place finish among the 125 runners in a time of... Read more
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The Star
Sarratt, Hughes named county Players of the Weekend in the Mountaineers’ 38-13 victory at Hunter Huss. Sarratt distributed the
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
end in the Mountaineers’ 38-13 victory at Hunter Huss. Sarratt distributed the football to nine different receivers in the Golden Lions’ win. He connected on 16 of 19 throws for 299 yards. Six of those passes from the 6-foot, 205-pound senior went... Read more
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TribLIVE
Greensburg Salem runners to face challenge at WCCA meetEmma Andrasko was second in Class AA and third overall. Teammates Maddie Murtla
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
Emma Andrasko was second in Class AA and third overall. Teammates Maddie Murtland finished ninth and Jamie Tanto 11th. The Golden Lions girls placed third as a team. “I'm excited about the county meet because there will be so many good girls... Read more
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TribLIVE
Week 7’s don’t-miss high school football matchups for Westmoreland Countybuzz: Greensburg Salem broke a three-game losing streak as Joe Williams ran for
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
buzz: Greensburg Salem broke a three-game losing streak as Joe Williams ran for a touchdown and caught another. The Golden Lions remain in the thick of the playoff chase as they go after all-time win No. 690. Key players: Dual-threat QB... Read more
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TribLIVE
Westmoreland County players to watch for Week 7160) made the game-turning play at Albert Gallatin when he returned an intercep
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
160) made the game-turning play at Albert Gallatin when he returned an interception 55 yards for a touchdown to give the Golden Lions some breathing room. Ligonier Valley, sr., QB/WR/DB When quarterback Sam Sheeder was lost for the season with... Read more
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TribLIVE
The Birdie learns from his lossesSalem (3-4) at Montour (5-1) Both teams have had their moments defensively thi
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
Salem (3-4) at Montour (5-1) Both teams have had their moments defensively this season, but Montour's is a notch above the Golden Lions' unit. “I can't figure out those Golden Lions,” Birdie said. Penn Hills (5-2) at Hempfield (1-6) Hempfield has... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Border stars will take on UK’s best talentNcediswa Mahijani, Sinazo Mcatshulwa, Thandi Xwetu (Western Province), Aseza He
Daily Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
Ncediswa Mahijani, Sinazo Mcatshulwa, Thandi Xwetu (Western Province), Aseza Hele (Eastern Province), Abigail Jantjies (Golden Lions), Kamohele Makoele (Free State), Rights Mkhari (Limpopo Blue Bulls), Katlego Moremi (Blue Bulls) Backs:... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Golden Lions Welcome Back BoksThe Golden Lions welcomed back their Springbok players to Ellis Park on Tuesday
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
The Golden Lions welcomed back their Springbok players to Ellis Park on Tuesday. Ross Cronjé , Courtnall Skosan , Andries Coetzee , Malcolm Marx and Ruan Dreyer joined the Lions squad ahead of their Currie Cup clash in Johannesburg this... Read more
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TribLIVE
Westmoreland high school roundup: Norwin girls soccer tops Kiski AreaHighlands 3, Greensburg Salem 1 — Autumn Sarsfield scored on an assist from Mac
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
Highlands 3, Greensburg Salem 1 — Autumn Sarsfield scored on an assist from Mackenzie Soriano for Greensburg Salem, but the Golden Lions lost in Section 2-AAA. Mt. Pleasant 3, Uniontown 0 — Mt. Pleasant (7-7-1, 6-3-1) bounced back from Saturday's... Read more
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TribLIVE
With small roster, Greensburg Salem hockey counting on conditioning, will to winhockey team. But you can count determination as a strength. Nevertheless, with
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
hockey team. But you can count determination as a strength. Nevertheless, with only 13 players on the varsity roster, the Golden Lions are facing an uphill battle this season. “I guarantee every single one of my 13 players loves that challenge,... Read more
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iafrica.com
Lion cubs stun seasoned ProvinceThe young Golden Lions upset the apple cart with an impressive 29-20 win over a
iafrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
The young Golden Lions upset the apple cart with an impressive 29-20 win over a seasoned Western Province at Ellis Park on Sunday. The looming storm clouds - which ironically interrupted played through a typical Highveld thunderstorm just before the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Greensburg Salem boys win Class AA title at Tri-State cross country meetBinda was fourth and Dylan Binda was eighth overall, which helped Greensburg Sa
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
Binda was fourth and Dylan Binda was eighth overall, which helped Greensburg Salem win the Class AA boys' team title. The Golden Lions finished with 31 points, and South Fayette was second with 40. “I wouldn't say I'm satisfied, because you're... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Today’s SWAC gameState won 41-7 on Nov. 5, 2016 COMMENTS UAPB already has won more games this s
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
State won 41-7 on Nov. 5, 2016 COMMENTS UAPB already has won more games this season (2) than it did in 2016 (1). … The Golden Lions have won eight of the past nine meetings with Mississippi Valley State, but they were blown out 41-7 in last... Read more
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The Star
Golden Lions blitz Chase, 63-0HENRIETTA — It had been two weeks since the Golden Lions had been on the field
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
HENRIETTA — It had been two weeks since the Golden Lions had been on the field Friday night. The four-time defending 2A champions were ready to unleash a lot of pent-up adrenaline. They did just that at Chase’s Allen Stadium, hammering the Trojans... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Notshe Set to Raise WP Half-CenturyNotshe will earn his 50th cap for Western Province when he comes off the bench
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Notshe will earn his 50th cap for Western Province when he comes off the bench in their Currie Cup encounter against the Golden Lions in Johannesburg on Sunday. Notshe will become the fourth Western Province player to reach the 50-cap mark this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lions Opt for Youth Against WPGolden Lions coach Swys de Bruin has opted for youth ahead of their Currie Cup
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Golden Lions coach Swys de Bruin has opted for youth ahead of their Currie Cup clash against Western Province at Ellis Park on Sunday. "Coming into the match with seven players who are still under the age of 21 is an exciting prospect for us. It... Read more
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The Star
Bulldogs to face Storm for first timeAllen Stadium, Henrietta On the air: Online — www.KTCBroadcasting.com The buz
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
Allen Stadium, Henrietta On the air: Online — www.KTCBroadcasting.com The buzz: The four-time defending state champion Golden Lions got a week off and now are focused on their Southwestern 2A Conference schedule. The first step comes against a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Week 6’s don’t-miss high school football matchups in Westmoreland Countystreak in which it has been outscored 96-14. Key players: Defensive back Adam
TribLIVE / Posted 15 days ago
streak in which it has been outscored 96-14. Key players: Defensive back Adam Cuccia has been an active member of the Golden Lions defense, breaking up passes and as a tackler. Albert Gallatin quarterback Domonick Lewellen threw for 220 yards,... Read more
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TribLIVE
The Birdie is always hungry for more in Westmoreland CountyGallatin (1-4, 1-3) Greensburg Salem has not cashed in on golden opportunities
TribLIVE / Posted 15 days ago
Gallatin (1-4, 1-3) Greensburg Salem has not cashed in on golden opportunities despite a number of productive drives. “The Golden Lions have let me down,” Birdie said, tearing open a bag of chips. Trinity (3-2, 2-2) at Belle Vernon (5-0, 5-0) The... Read more
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The Star
Royster Golf Shootout slated Oct. 15must register by Oct. 9. Call 704-484-6823 for more information. Varsity tenn
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
must register by Oct. 9. Call 704-484-6823 for more information. Varsity tennis Shelby 8, Cherryville 1 — The Lady Golden Lions rolled to a non-conference win for Senior Night at the David Schweppe Memorial Courts. Shelby closes the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Westmoreland high school roundup: Franklin Regional girls blank Indianascored twice, and Emma Turin and Mackenzie Soriano added goals. Kendra Kennedy
TribLIVE / Posted 17 days ago
scored twice, and Emma Turin and Mackenzie Soriano added goals. Kendra Kennedy posted the shutout for the fifth-place Golden Lions. Mt. Pleasant 2, Belle Vernon 2 (2OT) — Megan Liberoni and Brooke Ulary scored for Mt. Pleasant (5-6-1, 4-2-1),... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
WP Snatch Last-Gasp Win Over Bullstravel to Bloemfontein to tackle the Free State Cheetahs (Friday, October 6 - 1
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
travel to Bloemfontein to tackle the Free State Cheetahs (Friday, October 6 - 18:00), while Western Province tackle the Golden Lions in Johannesburg (Sunday, October 8 - 14:30). Scorers: Tries: Warrick Gelant, Nic de Jager, Edgar Marutlulle,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
UAPB can’t fight back from first-half deficita score when Christian Jordan scored on a 20-yard run, then Jamie Gillan added
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
a score when Christian Jordan scored on a 20-yard run, then Jamie Gillan added the extra point with 7:45 remaining. The Golden Lions defense couldn't stop Alabama A&M on the next possession, surrendering a 10-play, 75-yard touchdown drive that... Read more
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iafrica.com
Sharks outmuscle Lions in rainSharks recorded their 10th consecutive Currie Cup win with a 24-10 win over the
iafrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
Sharks recorded their 10th consecutive Currie Cup win with a 24-10 win over the Golden Lions in a very wet Durban on Friday. The result cements the Sharks at the top of the log as their keep galvanising their semifinal spot. The Durban-based side... Read more
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