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Police say body armor stolen from a York County police chief was recovered in the bedroom of a former York High basketball star now sought in connection with a string of thefts.

Southern Regional Police Chief James Boddington’s firearm, which was stolen at the same time as other police-issued gear, was not recovered, according to the criminal complaint against Jahaire Wilson, 19, of 603 N. George St.

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YORK DISPATCH STAFF REPORTKuehne

The men and women’s York College basketball teams opened their 2016-17 seasons with road triumphs on Tuesday night.

The women’s team knocked off McDaniel College, 62-50, in Westminster, Maryland, while the men’s team prevailed over Gettysburg College, 59-52.

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The pool of candidates for the Heisman Trophy is a deep one. Derrick Henry, the winner from Alabama last year, has moved on to the NFL, but five of the next six players in the voting are back, led by runner-up Christian McCaffrey of Stanford.

Also returning are Clemson’s Deshaun Watson, Oklahoma’s Baker Mayfield, LSU’s Leonard Fournette and Florida State’s Dalvin Cook. All of them, along with Ohio State’s J.T. Barnett and Georgia’s Nick Chubb (if fully recovered from his knee injury), are in the first wave of contenders for 2016.

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, 505-5446/@ydsportsSpooky Nook

The Rio Olympics are almost here.

The action starts Wednesday and Thursday with a few soccer games.

The Opening Ceremonies are slated for Friday.

And the action really picks up starting on Saturday.

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West York High School graduate Clayton Frey has qualified for the 2017 College Fishing National Championship.

Frey will attend the event with teammate Derek Horner after the two won the Fishing League Worldwide College Northern Conference event held July 23 at Chautauqua Lake near Jamestown, New York.

Frey is a Penn State Bass Fishing Club member.

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YORK DISPATCH STAFF REPORTAmanda Myers

Two former York-Adams League athletes, who are now competing for Millersville University, earned U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic honors on Thursday.

Red Lion High School graduate Amanda Myers and South Western High School graduate Erin Harman were honored.

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ELIJAH ARMOLD, 505-5406/@YDSportsYork High graduate Aignee' Freeland, right, is going

After a standout career at Edinboro University, York High grad Aignee’ Freeland has signed a contract to play professional women’s basketball with ICIM ARAD in Romania.

Freeland will depart in mid-August and play in the Romanian League until March of 2017.

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