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GIRLS BASKETBALL POLL

Associated Press girls state basketball poll The Top Ten teams in the Associated Press Ohio high school basketball poll with first-place votes in parentheses and won-loss record. total points and position last week at right: DIVISION I 1. Newark (15) 11-0 167 2. W. Chester Lakota W. ...

BOYS BASKETBALL POLL

Associated Press boys state basketball poll The Top Ten teams in the Associated Press Ohio high school basketball poll with first-place votes in parentheses and won-loss record. total points and position last week at right: DIVISION I 1. Huber Hts. Wayne (17) 11-0 179 2. ...

West Virginia reviews court storming

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — West Virginia’s athletic department said Sunday it is reviewing an incident in which a player is seen striking a Texas Tech fan who had joined thousands of others in a postgame celebration. Video posted on social media by fans at the game in Lubbock, Texas, show forward ...

SPORTSBRIEFING

Marshall QB enters NFL draft HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Marshall quarterback Chase Litton is skipping his senior season and entering the NFL draft this spring. The Thundering Herd announced Litton’s intentions Sunday. Litton started 34 games over three seasons and ranks fourth in school ...

SPORTSONTV

3 p.m. (NBCSN) Soccer: Premier, Manchester United vs. Stoke City. 3:30 p.m. (STO) College women’s basketball: Purdue Northwest at Ashland (taped). 4:30 p.m. (FS1) College basketball: Butler at Providence. 5:30 p.m. (TNT) NBA: Lakers at Grizzlies. 6:30 p.m. ...

Toronto votes to leave EOAC

The Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference, which is in its inaugural year, is already looking for another member. League officials have learned that Toronto’s Board of Education voted to leave the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference following the 2018-2019 school year during a board meeting on ...

McComas claims Top Gun title

ALLIANCE — Beaver Local and West Branch, two wrestling schools steeped in mat tradition, had one individual champion each to lead the area at the prestigious 46-team Top Gun Wrestling Tournament finals held in Alliance’s Harry Fails Gymnasium Saturday night. The Beavers finished in 15th ...

Weather wipes out remaining games

The three remaining boys games on Friday were postponed due to the winter storm. United will host Toronto in an Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference showdown on Tuesday. United is leading the EOAC with a 7-1 mark, one game ahead of Toronto. Also, the EOAC wrestling tournament at Southern Local ...

Several area games postponed

The forecasted winter storm which is expected to have impacts today into Saturday has affected the scholastic athletic schedule for today and Saturday. The following contests are changed: TODAY ¯ Linsly at Crestview boys basketball is postponed. No makeup date set. ¯ Salem at ...

Southern's Hayleigh Allen looks to pass as Columbiana's Marisa McDonough defends on Thursday.

Clippers run away from Indians

SALINEVILLE—The Columbiana girls came out with a purpose after suffering its first loss to Salem the night before. Led by a steady offensive and defensive assault the Clippers got back in the win column with a 97-40 victory in the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference contest. “We suffered ...