The Herald-Dispatch Sports RSS 2015-07-31T21:38:14-04:00 urn:uuid:e063591d-bd8f-4c6d-b567-663e116be53c Original content available for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons license (Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported), except where noted. WWE Hall of Famer Roddy Piper dies at 61 The Associated Press urn:uuid:6a0fb9a5-5980-4f5c-8cb1-80e6831c770d 2015-07-31T19:28:02-04:00 <p> &quot;Rowdy&quot; Roddy&#160;Piper, who trash talked his way to the main event of the first WrestleMania and later found movie stardom, has died. He was 61.</p> Reds trade Leake to Giants The Associated Press urn:uuid:69a30dd0-c110-4d07-bb0b-3e7aeb069449 2015-07-31T08:37:48-04:00 <p> CINCINNATI &#8212; After whiffing on Cole Hamels, the San Francisco Giants got starter Mike Leake from the Cincinnati Reds for a pair of prospects on Thursday night.</p> Wendy's assisting junior golfers The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0731_0731_golf_brief 2015-07-31T00:01:01-04:00 <p> Wendy&#39;s Burger Bash will be held Saturday from 4 to 8 p.m. at all Wendy&#39;s restaurants in the Tri-State.</p> <p> &#160;</p> <p> &#160;</p> Karl-Anthony Towns coming to Ashland The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0731_0731_towns 2015-07-31T00:01:01-04:00 <p> NBA overall No. 1 draft pick Karl-Anthony Towns from the University of Kentucky is appearing Saturday at the U.S. 60 location of The Fannin Automotive Family of Dealerships.</p> <p> &#160;</p> Cabell Midland defensive end to play in All-America game By TIM STEPHENS http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0731_0731_donahue 2015-07-31T00:01:01-04:00 <p> The honors continue to get bigger for Reese Donahue.</p> <p> &#160;</p> <p> &#160;</p> Adeena Shears repeats as champion By DAVID WALSH http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0731_0731_women's_golf 2015-07-31T07:52:35-04:00 <p> Adeena Shears picked the ideal time to break 70 in tournament play.</p> Pioneers in All-Star football game The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0731_0731_all_star 2015-07-31T00:01:01-04:00 <p> Wayne High School&#39;s football team has three representatives Saturday in the East-West All-Star Classic at Harless Stadium in Delbarton, W.Va.</p> <p> &#160;</p> Marshall 43rd in preseason poll The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0731_0731_Top_25 2015-07-31T00:03:38-04:00 <p> MU received four points in the Amway Top 25 coaches preseason poll.</p> <p> &#160;</p> Shears repeats as WV Women's Amateur champion The Herald-Dispatch / 2015 urn:uuid:cb4ed464-74db-4709-a19b-c7fec8cb3780 2015-07-30T19:22:06-04:00 Ohio 2nd in MAC East The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0730_0730_ohio_football 2015-07-30T00:20:38-04:00 <p> Ohio University football was predicted for a second-place tie with Akron in the East Division of the Mid-American Conference in a preseason media poll.</p> <p> &#160;</p>