Local Sports

Indians top EOAC tourney

SALINEVILLE — Southern Local was king of the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference wrestling tournament on Saturday at Southern Local High School. The Indians produced four individual champions to earn the conference title over second-place Wellsville. Chance Wooley (120), Dylan Milhoan ...

SWIMMING

The top two individuals and relays in each event along with 16 at-large qualifiers based on time advance to the state swimming meet at Branin Natatorium in Canton on Feb. 21-22: Friday DIVISION II Northeast District at Robert F. Busbey Natatorium, Cleveland State ...

BOWLINGRESULTS

Sportsman League at Walnut Lanes STANDINGS: Brian’s Pro Shop 7, Steven’s Jewelers 7, Pin Punishers 5, Chaney’s 5, AK Nahas 4, Walnut Lanes 3, Turvey Cards 2, Plumm’s Stump Removal 2, Drunkin Bums 0. HIGH GAME: Terry Taylor 258, Garrett Bryson 247, Tres Click 235. HIGH SERIES: ...

SPORTSBRIEFING

Basketball tourney on tap CHESTER, W.Va. — The T.J.D. Sports/Bubs 44 girls and boys fourth-, fifth-, and sixth-grade bsketball tournment will be held March 9-10 and 16-17 at old Chester Elementary School, 600 Indiana Ave. Cost is $150 per team with a guarantee of four games. Players ...

Oak Glen bows out to rival

NEW MANCHESTER, W.Va. — The Weir High girls basketball team knows its role, where to position itself and is consistent with its game plan. During the West Virginia Class AA Region 1, Section 1 play-in contest against Oak Glen on Saturday, the Red Riders utilized their strategy to a 54-30 ...

Potters get some revenge

EAST LIVERPOOL—While they would much rather be playing for an Ohio Valley Athletic Conference championship, the East Liverpool boys basketball team eagerly welcomed a chance to avenge their December loss to Oak Glen in Friday’s OVAC 4A consolation game at Potter Fieldhouse After a slow ...

Beaver Local swarms Steubenville Central

STEUBENVILLE — The defense never rested in Beaver Local’s 45-32 OVAC consolation pool victory over Catholic Central Friday night inside the Mickey Barber Gymnasium. Down 10-7 after one, the Beavers switched things up defensively, going with a 2-3 zone. The result—coach Jason ...

Wright stuff for Tigers

From Staff Reports WELLSVILLE — Junior Justin Wright scored a career-high 29 points and grabbed seven rebounds as Wellsville edged Shadyside, 66-64-, in an Ohio Valley Athletic Conference consolation game Friday. Wellsville(12-9) trailed 34-30 at halftime before taking a 50-47 lead ...

SPORTSBRIEFING STAFF AND WIRE REPORTS

Oak Glen Cheerfest NEW MANCHESTER, W. Va. — Oak Glen High School cheerleaders will be hosting a Cheerfest for preschool to eighth-graders from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 9 at the Oak Glen High School gymnasium. There will be a performance and awards ceremony at 2:30 p.m. for family. Cost is ...

Potters fall to Eagles

From Staff Reports HANOVERTON—The United girls basketball team defeated East Liverpool 58-48 Thursday. Loren Swords powered the Eagles with a career-high 22 points. Celeste Hofmeister added 15 points. The Eagles close the regular season at 11-11. Emma Ludwig poured in 25 points to ...