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Sports Headlines for Friday, June 23, 2000
Old Bengals will take first snaps at new stadium
The first Bengals to play at the new Paul Brown Stadium will be some of the old Bengals.
Akili getting crash course in Experience 101
It doesn't take long for Rich Braham to recall the last time he was in a huddle and felt inspired and energized and believed the quarterback could pull a rabbit out of a hat, if necessary.
Columbus aims to bring NHL to whole region
The Columbus Blue Jackets have worked tirelessly to make sure their fan base extends beyond Ohio's capital city.
Newest NHL clubs take shape today
Now comes the fun part for the Columbus Blue Jackets and their NHL expansion counterparts, the Minnesota Wild. After weeks of speculation, the two new teams get to stock their rosters at the NHL expansion draft today.
Ky. Speedway announces parking plan
SPARTA, Ky. Kentucky Speedway chairman Jerry Carroll said Thursday that the track will add three emergency parking areas with gravel entrances, and the capacity to handle a total of 10,000 cars will be added.
Williamson rethinks his approach
Scott Williamson threw in the bullpen Thursday with pitching coach Don Gullett close by his side. Gullett tinkered with Williamson's mechanics a bit but mostly focused on Williamson's mental approach.
Trostel strong in diving finale
FEDERAL WAY, Wash. One would say Angie Trostel wanted to go out with a big splash, but this is diving, where the object is to leave the least possible ripple. And so she went quietly, gracefully.
McCleskey rejoins UC football
Sophomore running back DeMarco McCleskey has been reinstated to the University of Cincinnati football team.
S P E C I A L S
Hail to the champions
Reds fans cheered their heroes from the Big Red Machine while the team honored their exiled star with a rose on third base.
ATP seeks new site
Cincinnati could lose one of the world's top tennis events unless it builds a new stadium with a retractable roof, more luxury boxes and more seats.
|| New digs, new attitude
The Bengals marked the new millennium with a minicamp like none other: New practice fields by the river. New jerseys and team gear. The first day with Peter Warrick and the first without Carl Pickens.
St. X lands state title|
St. Xavier's 63-54 victory in the Division I state championship game gave the Bombers their first state basketball championship.
Mason girls win state title|
The Mason girls basketball team beat Pickerington 36-25 in the Division I state championship game at Columbus.
THURSDAY'S SPORTS STORIES
50 Moments of magic
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