Local Sports

Golden Bears storm past Tigers in OT

WELLSVILLE—The Oak Glen boys basketball team dominated Wellsville in overtime to come away with a 71-60 victory Saturday. Oak Glen improves to 2-3 overall, while Wellsville drops to 4-2. The Golden Bears outscored the Tigers 13-2 in overtime after the teams finished regulation tied at ...

BOWLING RESULTS

East Liverpool Men’s Church League STANDINGS: 1st United Methodist No. 1 32-20, St. Johns 30-22, 1st United Methodist No. 2 30-22, Wellsville No. 2 29-23, Wellsville No. 1 28.5-23.5, 3 Generations 28.5-23.5, Rogers 26-26, St. Als 26-26, Over-Hill 23-29, Destiny House 22-30, Believers 19-33, ...

East Liverpool's Brennan O'Hara tries to dribble around Beaver Local's Drew Theiss on Friday night.

Potters storm past Beavers

EAST LIVERPOOL — The East Liverpool Potters have been on a roll over the past week and the rivalry game against Beaver Local on Friday was no exception. East Liverpool ran away with a 96-69 win on Friday night after an explosive offensive first half from the Potters. This is East ...

Beavers enjoy a strong night in the pool

CALCUTTA—The Beaver Local girls and boys swimming teams each picked up a pair of victories Friday at the Calcutta YMCA. The Beaver Local girls beat Steubenville Catholic Central 105-34 and beat East Liverpool 102-33. The Beaver Local boys team beat Steubenville Catholic Central 118-7 and ...

Indians, Tigers pick up key EOAC wins

HANOVERTON — Southern Local spoiled Kaden Smith’s night. Smith became the fifth United boy to score 1,000 career points, but Southern posted 28 points in the fourth quarter for a 77-67 win Friday night. United, which was the last unbeaten team in the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference, is ...

Oak Glen’s Emmy Severs battles for a rebound with Indian Creek’s Ashley Yaich on Thursday at Oak Glen High School. (Photo by Joe Catullo)

Creek controls Bears

NEW MANCHESTER, W.Va. — It was a long night for the Oak Glen girls basketball team. Indian Creek sprinted out to a 16-point advantage in the first quarter and never looked back in a 62-31 win on Thursday. The Golden Bears dropped to 1-5 on the season, while Indian Creek raised its mark ...

Raiders have tough task in Mary Hardin-Baylor

SALEM, Va. — The Mount Union football team wasn’t going to miss the Amos Alonzo Stagg Bowl after falling short last season. “We understand just how hard it is to get to this point in the season,” Mount Union coach Vince Kehres said. “It’s very, very difficult. You certainly cannot ...

SPORTSBRIEFING

Weather postpones games Several area girls basketball games were postponed due to snowy weather on Thursday. The following games were affected (with make-up date if available): • Buckeye Local at Beaver Local, make-up date to be determined • Wellsville at Columbiana, 6 p.m. ...

East Liverpool’s Nathan Miscuk wrestles Oak Glen’s Kyle O’Conner in a 182-pound match Wednesday at Oak Glen. (Photo by Dan Santarelli

Potters win a battle against Oak Glen

NEW CUMBERLAND, W. Va.— The East Liverpool wrestling team defeated Oak Glen 37-32 in a dual meet on Wednesday at Oak Glen High School. “It was a group effort tonight,” East Liverpool coach Scott Hiemstra said. “From the seniors down they did the best that they could to make sure ...

Beaver Local tradition continues with annual Hoppel Tournament

CALCUTTA — It’s that time of year again. The 40th annual Everett Hoppel Memorial Wrestling Tournament is set for Saturday at Beaver Local High School. The Hoppels, who boast six state champions and numerous other state placers, have been a big part of the community — on and off the ...