Local Sports

Beavers break out vs. Bears

CALCUTTA — Beaver Local’s senior night was filled with scoring and put the seniors out in style with a 69-25 win over Oak Glen on Friday night. The Beavers were looking to bounce back after two straight shutout losses and they did in a big way. Garrett Givens highlighted the night with ...

Suggs powers Tigers

WELLSVILLE—Toronto’s Nathan Karaffa looked to tie the game with a last second touchdown pass but it came up incomplete as Wellsville scored a 40-34 victory over the rival Knights on Friday night in an Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference showdown. Toronto fell to 4-6 and 2-5 in the league ...

Red Devils close out Potters

EAST LIVERPOOL—The East Liverpool football team fought hard to the end, but could not come up with a victory on senior night Friday at Patterson Field. Playoff-bound St. Clairsville rolled out to a 35-0 halftime lead and held on for a 35-20 victory. The Red Devils, who came into the game ...

United sends Lisbon to third straight defeat

HANOVERTON — One of the oldest-running football rivalries in Columbiana County took center stage Friday night when rivals Lisbon and United Local clashed on the Golden Eagles’ home turf. The last time Lisbon and United didn’t play in football, John F. Kennedy was in the White House. The ...

Beavers had a good run

CADIZ — The Beaver Local girls soccer team suffered an emotional loss to the John Glenn Muskies on Thursday in a Div. II East District Final at Harrison Central Wagner Field. John Glenn’s Sarah Townsend knocked in the game-winning score with 10:15 remaining in the first period of overtime ...

Atkinson makes state

NEW MANCHESTER, W.Va. — Oak Glen junior Nathan Atkinson will be the lone Golden Bear representative on Saturday at the West Virginia state cross country meet set for Saturday at Cabell Midland High School. Atkinson finished 17th (18:10) in the class AA-A regional meet last week at Warm ...

Oak Glen has a lot to look forward to

WEIRTON, W.Va. — The Oak Glen girls’ soccer team’s memorable season came to a heartbreaking end. Oak Glen and Fairmont Senior were tied at 1 with two minutes left in regulation in the West Virginia Class AA/A Region 1 Final Thursday at Jimmy Carey Stadium. Overtime appeared to be a ...

Tigers play spoiler

WELLSVILLE — The Toronto football team has, coincidentally, a lot on the line this week against rival Wellsville. The Red Knights enter the game against the Tigers looking to not end the regular season with a losing record, claim the Joe Scarabino/Corky Heaton Trophy and lock up a spot in ...

FOOTBALL FORECAST

Columbiana at East Palestine, 7 p.m. Friday WHAT’S AT STAKE: There was a strong indication that the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference’s first season would play out this way and now the Clippers (7-2, 6-0) and Bulldogs (7-2, 6-0) have one game to decide it all. East Palestine has ...

Indians off to another district final

COLUMBINANA—Two Columbiana County rivals met for the third time this season on Wednesday night for a spot in the Div. IV district final and for the third time Southern came out victorious. Southern (24-0) remains undefeated on the season as it beat Wellsville 25-21, 25-14, 27-25. ...