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Royals get swept by Indians with 5-2 loss Thursday

CLEVELAND (AP) — Carlos Santana’s three-run homer pushed the Cleveland Indians to a 5-2 win over the Kansas City Royals on Thursday night and nearer to their first AL Central championship since 2007. Santana’s shot in the

Griffon women’s tennis falls at Quincy 5-4

QUINCY, Ill – The Missouri Western Women’s Tennis team fell to Quincy University 5-4 in a dual.  For the second straight week, the dual would be decided in the #1 singles match. Quincy University jumped out to

Northwest volleyball sweeps Truman State Tuesday

By David Boyce MARYVILLE, Mo. – In Northwest Missouri State’s 25-19, 25-23, 25-20 victory over Truman State Tuesday evening at Bearcat Arena, the players showed the traits of why they earned a spot in the American Volleyball

Benton hangs on to defeat Savannah 46-37

The Benton football team snapped a two-game losing streak as they beat Savannah 46-37 Monday night at Sparks Field. The game was rescheduled from last Friday after the field was too wet to play on. The Cardinals,