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Southern’s Hannah Hayes dribbles as Leetonia’s Anna Buffone defends on Monday. (Photo by Wayne Maris)

LEETONIA –Ari Russell had 26 points, 16 rebounds and five assists as Leetonia dismantled Southern Local 43-32 on Monday in an Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference opener.

For Southern, Riley Felton had 15 points and 13 rebounds.

Leetonia won the jayvee game, 32-14.

Southern (0-3, 0-1) hosts Columbiana on Thursday.

SOUTHERN: 9-6-10-6 –32

LEETONIA: 9-12-10-12 –43

SOUTHERN SCORING: Hannah Hayes 1-1-2-3, Delainey Mellott 2-0-0-6, Kayla McCulley 0-1-2-1, Aubrianna Mellott 0-2-2-2, Sam Michael 2-0-0-4, Riley Felton 5-5-15. TEAM TOTALS: 10-34, 9-19: 32.

LEETONIA SCORING: Anna Buffone 1-0-0-2, Kylie Tullis 1-1-2-3, Taran Ferry 2-0-0-4, Kalie Eastek 0-1-2-1, Ari Russell 7-12-18-26, Samantha Schneider 2-0-0-4, Megan Rosko 1-0-0-2, Haleigh Brock 0-1-2-1. TEAM TOTALS: 14-57, 15-22: 43.

Three-point goals: Southern 2 (D. Mellott)

Lisbon 40, United 27

LISBON — Izzy Perez had 17 points, eight steals and three assists as Lisbon downed United 40-27 on Monday in Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference play.

Lisbon is 3-1 and 1-0 in the league, while United fell to 1-2, 0-1.

Maddie Liberati added 13 rebounds for the winners, while Cadee Johnson had seven points and nine rebounds. Corinne Freeman had five blocks.

For the Eagles, Loren Swords had 10 points.

Lisbon is at East Palestine on Thursday.

No jayvee game was played.

UNITED: 7-7-12-1–27

LISBON: 7-12-7-14–40

UNITED SCORING: Loren Swords 3-3-10, Morgan Hovorka 1-1-3, Kyleigh Daggy 0-0-0, Celeste Powers 2-0-4, Kendyl Daggy 1-0-2, Destiny Hill 3-1-8. TEAM TOTALS: 10, 5-10: 27.

LISBON SCORING: Izzy Perez 5-7-17, Cadee Johnson 3-1-7, Callie Steed 3-0-6, Maddie Liberati 1-3-5, Corinne Freeman 1-1-3, Parker Henthorne 0-0-0, Tabby Ketchum 1-0-2. TEAM TOTALS: 14, 12-24: 40.

Three-point goals: United 2 (Swords, Hill).

Toronto 50, Wellsville 24

TORONTO — Wellsville’s Cameron Carlevale had nine points and nine rebounds but Toronto was too much for the Tigers in a 50-24 win for the Red Knights on Monday.

Wellsville is 0-3, 0-1. Toronto is 2-0, 1-0.

Hunter Weekley added five rebounds for the Tigers.

Toronto won the jayvee portion 40-12. Dehaven Dobritz had five points for the Tigers.

Toronto is at United on Thursday.

WELLSVILLE: 3-7-8-6–24

TORONTO: 15-12-9-14–50

WELLSVILLE SCORING: Iliyah Barnes 2-0-5, Hunter Weekley 1-2-4, Abigail Cline 0-1-1, Leah Vinton 0-1-1, Camryn Jackson 1-0-3, Dehaven Dobritz 0-2-2, Cameron Carlevale 3-3-9, Katelynn Exline 0-1-1. TEAM TOTALS: 7, 8-18: 24.

TORONTO SCORING: Kinsey 2-0-6, Jordan 3-39, McDonald 4-2-11, Jackson 4-2-11, Thomas 3-5-13. TEAM TOTALS: 16, 12-19: 50.

Three-point goals: Wellsville 2 (Barnes, Jackson), Toronto 6 (Kinsey 2, McDonald, Jackson, Thomas 2).

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