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Beavers shake off Potters

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EAST LIVERPOOL—Beaver Local’s Jenna Riccardo took great pride in becoming the third member of the program’s 1,000-point club Monday, but as she exited Potter Fieldhouse following Thursday’s hard-fought win over rival East Liverpool, there was no question what meant more to ...

Beavers post 12 wins

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WHEELING, W.Va. — Beaver Local led the way on Thursday during opening round action at the 66th annual Ron Mauck Ohio Valley Athletic Conference Wrestling Championships at WesBanco Arena. Twelve Beavers earned opening round wins to advance in the championship bracket. Action continues at ...

Golden Bears test Madonna Blue Dons

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NEW MANCHESTER — The Madonna girls basketball team, ranked No. 7 in Class A, was given a big test by young, feisty Oak Glen Wednesday night. In the second half, though, the Blue Dons’ size advantage was too much, and coach Rodney Boniti’s group improved to 10-2 with a 43-33 victory. ...

Golden Bears put up a fight

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NEW MANCHESTER — The Madonna girls basketball team, ranked No. 7 in Class A, was given a big test by young, feisty Oak Glen Wednesday night. In the second half, though, the Blue Dons’ size advantage was too much, and coach Rodney Boniti’s group improved to 10-2 with a 43-33 victory. ...

Felton powers Indians

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SALINEVILLE — Riley Felton’s triple-double highlighted Southern Local’s 36-31 win over Edison on Wednesday. Felton totaled 21 points, 18 rebounds and 10 blocks along with five steals and three assists to lead the Indians, who improve to 3-11 on the season. Hannah Hayes added five ...

Felton powers Indians past Tigers

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From Staff Reports WELLSVILLE — Riley Felton had another big game as Southern won for the second straight night, downing Wellsville 42-32 Thursday. Felton scored a game-high 25 points, hitting 11 of 15 free throws for the Indians, who improve to 4-11 and 2-9 in the Eastern Ohio Athletic ...

Southern Local rallies past Crestview

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SALINEVILLE — Southern Local rallied from an early 15-point deficit to beat Crestview, 57-53, Tuesday. The Indians trailed 24-9 early in the second quarter and 33-25 at halftime before Cam Grodhaus opened the third quarter with a three-pointer to put the Indians on their way. Grodhaus had a ...

Potters pounce on Panthers

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RAYLAND — Speed and athleticism is a lethal combination in any sport. And for a young basketball team, it can be especially dangerous. Buckeye Local found that out during the first quarter Tuesday night, as East Liverpool raced to a 25-0 lead after one quarter en route to prevailing, 86-31, ...

Golden Bears keep Brooke Bruins winless on the season

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WELLSBURG, W.Va. — The Oak Glen boys basketball team is at best when it plays team basketball. The Golden Bears did that most of night, but a lull in the second quarter enabled Brooke to battle its way back in the game. The Golden Bears regrouped at halftime and pulled away for a 71-56 ...

SPORTSBRIEFING

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OVAC swimming meet WELLSBURG, W.Va. — The Ohio Valley Athletic Conference Swimming Championships will be held Saturday at Brooke High School. The top 30 swimmers in each individual event will compete. Competition will be held from 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Carrollton stops ...