Local Sports

Sloan soars to Columbus

MASSILLON — Southern Local freshman Bradly Sloan is wise beyond his years on the track. Sloan became Southern Local’s first state qualifier in 12 years with one clutch long jump at the Massillon Perry Division III regional meet Wednesday. With seven other jumpers over 20 feet, Sloan ...

Team work leads to state berth

EAST LIVERPOOL—A year ago, East Liverpool’s Chris Montgomery and Alex Tambellini singles tournament runs each fizzled out at the district level at Ohio University. This year the pair had a different approach going into tournament time as the single standouts became a doubles team. That ...

Area Track Leaders

Here are the top high school track and field times and distances in Columbiana County and southern Mahoning County through May 22, according to meet results reported to the Review: BOYS LEADERS 110 HURDLES: Zach Murray (Salem) 15.34, Andre Tonkinson (Salem) 15.94, Jaret Hahn (United) 16.0, ...

Celtics not finding life easy on road

CLEVELAND — The Celtics were loose, smiling and laughing. They weren’t straining to hear each other speak and there were no obnoxious Cleveland fans heckling them. All was quiet as Boston worked out Sunday. Practice isn’t an issue on the road in the postseason. Playing games is the ...

GOLFRESULTS

Salineville Men’s Thursday Night Golf League at Beaver Creek Meadows. Flory Construction 14.5, Team Toot 14, Old Guys 14, J&R 13, Tom & Sam 12, Burtons 9, Gil & Tom - 7, K & B - 6.5, Two Dummies & Set of Clubs 5, Two Guys Two Clubs 5 Thursday Night Scramble ...

SPORTSBRIEFING

Dispute mars marathon CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Marathon is holding off declaring a winner in the men’s race while a dispute is resolved over whether the winner improperly covered his racing bib. Cleveland.com reports race Executive Director Jack Staph expects a decision in the ...

Potter duo punches ticket to state

ATHENS — East Liverpool duo Chris Montgomery and Alex Tambellini are headed to the state tennis tournament. “I’m proud of the kids,” East Liverpool coach George Whittaker said. “We didn’t know what to expect being the first time this far in the tournament as a doubles team but it ...

Tropeck adds another high finish, Oak Glen girls take third as a team

From Staff Reports CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Oak Glen junior thrower Kellen Tropeck capped a solid weekend at the West Virginia State Track and Field Meet on Saturday with a second-place showing in the shot put. Tropeck threw 52 feet, 4 1/2 inches to finish runner up behind Bridgeport’s ...

Kinsey, Pappas advance to regional

MILLERSBURG — Beaver Local sophomore Teddi Kinsey made her mark at the West Holmes Division II track meet on Saturday, finishing in second place in both hurdles. Kinsey was second in the girls 100-meter hurdles (16.5 seconds) and 300-meter hurdles (47.82). Beaver Local senior Zak ...

Tropeck, Kovalcik claim state titles

CHARLESTON, W.Va.—Oak Glen junior Kellen Tropeck is just getting warmed up at the West Virginia State Track Meet. Tropeck started off his weekend by capturing the Class AA state discus title with a throw of 156-2 Friday at Laidley Field. Tropeck, who also won a regional discus title last ...