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OSC Original by Dan Krieger
March 4, 2024 - BASEBALL Appalachian League (Appy League): The ownership of the Danville (VA) Otterbots from the summer-collegiate Appy League announced the second team that will share its home field in 2024 as part of the summer-collegiate Old North State League (ONSL) will be called the Danville Dairy Daddies. The name honors the agriculture industry throughout southern Virginia. The Dairy Daddies will play 13 home games as part of its schedule when the Otterbots are on the road. Atlantic League: The ownership of the new team th... Full Story

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Saturday Matinee as Rise Host Fury on March 9

PVF Grand Rapids Rise March 4, 2024 - Saturday, March 9, 2024 vs. Columbus Fury Time: Noon at Van Andel Arena (doors open 11 a.m. for the general public, 10:45 a.m. for season-ticket members) Giveaway: The first 1,000 fans in attendance will receive a Rise trucker hat. Pizza Lunch Combo Deal: B.C. Pizza will be offering a $14 pizza lunch combo that includes a personal pizza and a small Pepsi soda. B.C. Pizza is located near sections 104/204 and 106/206 in the northeast corner of the Van Andel Arena concourse. Me + 3 Pack: Presented by Celsius, this o... Full Story

OSC Weekly Live Event Listings

OSC Original by Chris Blackmar
March 4, 2024 - A strong start to the week and then a big finish this weekend highlight the free, live sports events available for all. No strings, no sign-ups, just free sports. You can access each game by going to the site listed by the game and searching for it, or visiting FreePlay Sports HQ for direct links. The action doesn't kick in until 9 pm, but Monday gets busy on the back end with three NBA G-League games and two Pro Volleyball Federation matches on the schedule, the best of which i... Full Story

Dallas Jackals Win Opening Match with Thrilling Comeback, Secure Bonus Point

MLR Dallas Jackals March 4, 2024 - Hooker Dewald Kotze scored a hat-trick and fly half Martin Elias kicked a last-minute drop goal to complete the Dallas Jackals 32-29 comeback victory Sunday night after being down by 16 points before half. The league's newest members, RFCLA, got off to a scorching start in MLR, scoring four tries before the halftime whistle blew on opening weekend. The highlight of which was a stunning sideline to sideline kick on the run from center Jason Emery to Olympian Andrew Coe, who plucked it out of midair for the try. Things w... Full Story

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