Author: The Daily Item

Garcia’s run memorable

HERSHEY — Gaige Garcia made one of the best runs of the weekend during Southern Columbia’s 49-14 victory over Wilmington to claim the Class 2A title and it went for only 7 yards. In the third quarter, Garcia took a handoff moving from left to right. The left side of the Wilmington defense blew up

Nats GM: Corbin, Harper ‘independent’; owner thinks OF gone

WASHINGTON (AP) — As with most things involving the Washington Nationals’ offseason, a day that was supposed to be all about introducing Patrick Corbin morphed into a day about Bryce Harper. Washington announced its six-year contract with Corbin, a heavily back-loaded deal worth $140 million, and

Wilmington hoping to challenge Tigers in rematch

Looking at the statistics, it’s hard to believe that Southern Columbia is such a heavy favorite in today’s PIAA Class 2A championship game against Wilmington. The Greyhounds’ numbers on both sides of the ball are nearly as impressive as the numbers that the Tigers have put up this season.

Schoop, Twins agree to $7.5 million, 1-year contract

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Second baseman Jonathan Schoop and the Twins agreed to a $7.5 million, one-year contract on Thursday, another step in an offseason remake of Minnesota’s infield. Schoop’s deal would allow him to earn a $100,000 performance bonus for reaching 600 plate appearances, plus additional

Book, Lawrence took similar paths to bowl game

SOUTH BEND — In week one of the 2018 college football season, Brandon Wimbush and Kelly Bryant were under center for Notre Dame and Clemson, respectively. Those quarterback changes were controversial moves at the time, but have worked to perfection for…