Athletic Committee to meet
EAST LIVERPOOL – The East Liverpool Athletic Committee meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday in the high school conference room.
Thompson Park Dolphins signups
CALCUTTA – The Thompson Park Dolphins will hold signups for its 25th season at the Calcutta YMCA from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday and 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. May 10.
It is for ages 6-18.
Motorcycle races on tap
NEGLEY – The Salem Motorcyle Club will hold a Buckeye Series race on Sunday at Big Valley, Route 170, Negley. Gates open at 7 a.m. with races beginning at 8:45 a.m.
Former Potters place for Mount
BEREA – Mount Union freshman Zack Wukotich, a Salem High School graduate, now has an Ohio Athletic Conference outdoor championship.
Wukotich helped the Purple Raiders win their fourth straight men’s team title as he won the high jump by matching his personal best at 6-feeet-10 1/4. He beat Wilmington senior Christian Patterson on misses.
Baldwin Wallace senior Brandon Eddy, who edged Wukotich for the OAC indoor title, was third at 6-6.
Two East Liverpool High School graduates placed for Mount Union. Senior Daniel Thornberry was sixth in the high jump (6-2), while senior Jacob Boyer, seventh in the 10,000 meters (32:31.75) on Friday and ninth in the 5,000 meters (15:42.68) on Saturday.
Mount Union junior Tyler Mettille from broke his own conference in winning the 400-meter hurdles (51.98 seconds). Mettille also was first in the 1600 relay (3:19.77) and second in 400 relay (41.77).
Mount Union totaled 231 points, followed by John Carroll with 133.