Local Sports

Area Track Leaders

Here are the top high school track and field times and distances in Columbiana County and southern Mahoning County through May 30, according to meet results reported to the Review BOYS LEADERS 110 HURDLES: Zach Murray (Salem) 15.34, Jaret Hahn (United) 15.64, Andre Tonkinson (Salem) 15.94, ...

LeBron, Cavs did whatever it took

BOSTON — LeBron James will get a couple days to catch his breath, then make his annual June journey to face a team far better than his. His eighth straight NBA Finals sets up as one of his most difficult, flanked by a largely unheralded set of teammates who force him to do much more at 33 ...

Cavs return to NBA Finals

BOSTON — With another Game 7 victory at stake, LeBron James would not sit out. He would not say goodbye to Cleveland again — not yet, anyway. And he would not be denied an eighth straight trip to the NBA Finals. The four-time league MVP scored 35 points with 15 rebounds and nine ...

SPORTSBRIEFING

Chester moves to 3-0 BOARDMAN — In a rematch of last year’s championship game, the Chester Old-timers baseball team defeated Boardman Fog 3-1 Sunday at Boardman High School to improve to 3-0 this season. Bill Sattler went the distance on the mound to get the win. Sattler and Mike ...

No state berth in the cards for Kinsey

NEW CONCORD—Beaver Local sophomore Teddi Kinsey came up a little short of qualifying for the state track meet Saturday in Div. II regional track action Saturday at Muskingum University. Kinsey finished sixth in the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 16.73. She also finished sixth in the ...

Potters enjoyed their state experience

MASON — East Liverpool doubles team Chris Montgomery and Alex Tambellini had a beneficial trip to the Div. II state tennis tournament on Friday at the Lindner Family Tennis Center. Playing for the first time at the professional tennis facility, Montgomery and Tambellini scored a 6-1, 6-4 ...

Wright motors to Columbus

MASSILLON — Wellsville sophomore Justin Wright used a lesson he learned last year to get out of the regional meet. “I was winning a lot last season and came in big headed,” he said. “I was overconfident. There are a lot of good runners here.” No one was better than him Friday as ...

Stokes pushes through

MASSILLON — Lisbon senior high jumper Seth Stokes was smiling more Friday than after his state runner-up finish last year. Stokes overcame a painful foot injury at the Massillon Perry Division III regional meet as he turned in one of his most impressive performances for a third straight ...

South Range punches ticket to state

MASSILLON—In a year of tournament firsts for the South Range baseball team, another milestone is on the horizon for the Raiders as a trip to Columbus for a chance to play for the Div. III state title is on deck. South Range knocked off Grand Valley 4-2 on Friday at Massillon Washington’s ...

Kinsey books her spot in finals

NEW CONCORD—Beaver Local’s Teddi Kinsey qualified for the finals in the 100 and 300 meter hurdles at the Div. II regional track meet on Thursday at Muskingum University. The top eight qualifiers in the prelimanaries will compete in the finals on Saturday. Kinsey had the fifth best ...