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JUNIOR HIGH

GIRLS BASKETBALL East Liverpool at Oak Glen 7th Grade: Oak Glen won 26-3 Thursday. Oak Glen, Sydney Brown 10 points, Sarah Brown 5 points, Alexus Greenlief 5 points and 7 rebounds; Lizzie Kell 5 points; East Liverpool, Delaney Ice 3. 8th Grade: Oak Glen won 43-20 Thursday. Oak Glen, ...

Cardinals defeat Beavers

CALCUTTA — Canfield rallied for a 40-31 win over Beaver Local on Wednesday night in dual action at Beaver Local High School. Beaver Local led 19-9 after the 138 pound match, but let the Cardinals back into the contest. Wrestling started at 106. Beaver Local falls to 4-1 in dual meets. ...

JUNIOR HIGH

BOYS Lisbon vs. Southern 7th Grade: Southern won 35-8 on Wednesday. Southern: Cooper Edminston 9; Lisbon: Colin Wills 3. 8th Grade: Southern won 46-14 on Wednesday. Southern: Giovanni Estrada 15, Jacob Richards 11; Lisbon: Ryan Preston 9. Wellsville at East Palestine 7th Grade: ...

Potters sweep Ferry

MARTINS FERRY—East Liverpool’s bowling teams swept contests against Martins Ferry on Wednesday at Park Legion Lanes. East Liverpool’s (2-3) boys team won 2103-1515. Greg Baumgarner led the Potters with a high game of 194 and a 376 series. Alfred Todd had a 202 high game and a 363 ...

Steelers-Patriots was filled with several twists and turns

Just like the air escaping from a pinhole in a Mylar birthday balloon, the air went out of the Heinz Field Sunday evening when Jesse James’ apparent touchdown reception was ruled “no catch”. While that ruling by the league’s replay officials in New York nullified what appeared to be ...

Wellsville's Garrett Scott shoots over United's Landon Baker during Tuesday’s game at United.

Wellsville loses share of first place

HANOVERTON— A low scoring affair in the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference went the way of United on Tuesday as the Eagles struck down Wellsville 45-42. United improves to 5-1 on the season and 4-1 in league play. “Every night is going to be a grind,” United coach Chris Kadvan said. ...

Golden Bears have the final say

By ANDREW GRIMM Sports writer NEW MANCHESTER, W.Va. — In a game filled with momentum swings, the final one went the way of Oak Glen as the Golden Bears boys basketball team used a big second half effort to defeat Steubenville Catholic Central 54-47. “I think that was two hard-nosed ...

Indians fall off the pace in EOAC

EAST PALESTINE — Nate Beatty ripped off 19 points, while Dominic Posey added 14 points to lead East Palestine past Southern Local 71-52 on Tuesday in an Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference game. East Palestine is 4-1 in the league. Southern drops to 3-2 in the league. Jacob Joiner led the ...

Beavers pick up Buckeye 8 victory

CALCUTTA—Beaver Local took care of Edison 51-40 in Buckeye 8 Athletic League girls basketball action Monday. The Beavers improve to 4-2 overall and 3-1 in the Buckeye 8 North Division. Jenna Riccardo tallied a double-double for the Beavers with 19 points and 10 rebounds. Kierra Taylor ...

Browns to stick with Kizer the rest of the way

CLEVELAND — Loose with the football, DeShone Kizer held onto his starting job. Cleveland’s rookie quarterback, who upped his NFL-leading interception total to 19 with two more picks Sunday, will start this week when the winless Browns play in Chicago. “It is still DeShone,” coach ...