Local Sports

Potters win a thriller

WINTERSVILLE — Indian Creek completed one comeback against East Liverpool, but the Redskins could not rally a second time. The Potters got to a hot start in overtime, while the Redskins went cold enabling the East Liverpool boys’ basketball team to defeat Indian Creek, 63-56, Tuesday ...

Balanced effort gives Indians conference win

From Staff Reports SALINEVILLE—The Southern boys basketball team came away with a 70-54 win over East Palestine in an Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference clash Tuesday. The Indians improve to 4-2 overall and 3-2 in league play, while the Bulldogs fall to 2-2 in the EOAC. Cam Grodhaus led ...

Steelers show their mettle

Pittsburgh Steelers fans were not in their usual jovial mood before Sunday’s game versus the New England Patriots at Heinz Field. After all, the Steelers had dropped three straight games and the Baltimore Ravens had just won their game versus Tampa Bay. A loss to the Patriots would drop the ...

Big Red pulls away from Potters

From Staff Reports EAST LIVERPOOL — The East Liverpool girls basketball team trailed by two at the half, but Steubenville rallied for a 45-23 win over the Potters on Monday. Mikyla Reed led the Potter attack with seven points. East Liverpool is at Oak Glen on Wednesday. STEUBENVILLE: ...

Givens competes in Dallas

From Staff Reports DALLAS — Beaver Local’s Garrett Givens came close to playing on a winner in the annual Blue-Grey All-American Bowl on Monday at AT&T stadium. Givens, a 6-foot-2, 225-pounder, was an inside linebacker on the East team which came up on the losing end of a 40-34 ...

SPORTSBRIEFING

Wellsville girls start at 6 p.m. WELLSVILLE — The United at Wellsville girls basketball junior varsity game will start at 6 p.m. today due to United playing two-quarter games. The varsity game will follow. Also, the United at Wellsville boys game orginally scheduled for Tuesday has been ...

Beavers, Bears savor the moment

CALCUTTA — Beaver Local wrestlers captured four individual weight class championships on the way to a runaway team win on Saturday at the 41st annual Everett Hoppel Memorial Wrestling Tournament at Beaver Local High School. Beaver Local freshman Mark Emmerling (120 pounds), junior Cole ...

Grodhaus powers Southern to win

SALINEVILLE — Cam Grodhaus had 15 points, five steals and three assists as Southern defeated Conotton Valley 59-50 on Saturday night. Southern is 3-2 and hosts East Palestine on Tuesday. Jayce Sloan added 10 points, eight rebounds and three assists for the Indians. Brady Tolson had ...

BOWLING RESULTS

High Nooners League at Tri-State Lanes STANDINGS: Velma 43-17; Mike 40-20; Barb C. 37-23; Teena 37-23; Terrie 36.5-23.5; Edith 26.5-33.5; Jean 20-40. High Scratch Game: (men) Mike Price 232; Bill Ambrose 187; Don Dickey 182. High Scratch Series: (men) Mike Price 568; Bo Bozek 531; Bill ...

Potters bury Buckeye

EAST LIVERPOOL — Talent-laden East Liverpool maintained its first-place grip in the Buckeye 8 North Division boys basketball standings as the Potters rolled to an 80-38 league romp over Buckeye Local Friday night on the Potters’ home hardwood. East Liverpool raised its record to 4-1 ...