Local Sports

Indians ranked ninth

COLUMBUS — People are noticing the sudden emergence of the Southern Local and Leetonia football teams. Both received their first state ranking in years in the first 2018 Associated Press high school football poll released Monday. Southern and Leetonia are both off to 3-0 starts with the ...

SPORTSBRIEFING

McCune takes Pigskin contest EAST LIVERPOOL — Jerry McCune, Avondale Street, East Liverpool, was the winner of Week 3 in The Review’s “Pigskin Predictions” contest, finishing the slate with a 7-2 mark. There were six entries tied with seven wins and each correctly selected Salem ...

JUNIORHIGH

Indian Creek at Beaver Local 7th grade: Beaver Local won 25-21, 25-11 on Monday. Beaver Local: Shaylon Mackall 12 points, 10 aces, Addyson Hurst 6 points, 5 aces. 8th Grade: Beaver Local won 25-8, 25-10. Beaver Local: Madison Lowe 9 points, Elyse Boyd 8 points, 2 aces. Lisbon at ...

Indians perfect heading into league

STEUBENVILLE — Prior to Saturday’s home opener with Southern Local, Catholic Central coach Steve Daley said the Indians were a very, very-good football team. Turns out the Crusader grid boss was spot on. Southern, now 3-0, scored the game’s initial 20 points, pitched a first-half ...

Steelers get back to work

The Pittsburgh Steelers 2018 schedule certainly has a familiar look to it. Once again, the Black and Gold open in Cleveland. The Browns should be greatly improved over their 0-16 ledger in 2017. There are 31 new players on the Browns’ 53-man roster, so the losing attitude of the past may be ...

Oak Glen girls put six past Weir

NEW MANCHESTER, W.Va. — The Oak Glen girls soccer team defeated Weir High, 6-1, during its Fundraiser for the Wounded Warriors on Saturday. Maggie Kovalcik scored twice and assisted once for the Golden Bears (6-1). Natalie Sevyrka, Brooklyn Watts, Brooklyn Loveland and Reese Enochs all ...

Golden Bears place second at tourney

PHILIPPI, W.Va. — Oak Glen’s volleyball team finished second out of 12 teams at a tournament on Saturday at Philip Barbour High School. In pool play, Oak Glen beat Frankfort 25-17, 25-9 and East Fairmont 25-13, 25-8. The Golden Bears split with Bridgeport, 24-26, 25-17 in the other pool ...

Oak Glen was on the ball at Buckeye Local

YORKVILLE —A strong first half running game that included a pair of 100-yard rushers and a defense that managed to hold off a determined Buckeye Local squad keyed Oak Glen as the Golden Bears notched their first win of the season over the Panthers on Friday night. In what evolved into a ...

East Palestine girls lead the way at Rotary Invitational

EAST PALESTINE — The East Palestine girls country team is defending its own turf. The Bulldogs had four of the top nine runners to win their second straight team title at the East Palestine Rotary Cross Country Invitational on Saturday. East Palestine scored 36 points to get past ...

Potters put up a fight in Salem

SALEM — One of the oldest football rivalries in Ohio and the longest running in Columbiana County took center stage at Reilly Stadium Friday night when East Liverpool traveled to Salem. The two schools have been playing one another for over 100 years. The Quakers, who have had the best of ...