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Oak Glen has a lot to look forward to

WEIRTON, W.Va. — The Oak Glen girls’ soccer team’s memorable season came to a heartbreaking end. Oak Glen and Fairmont Senior were tied at 1 with two minutes left in regulation in the West Virginia Class AA/A Region 1 Final Thursday at Jimmy Carey Stadium. Overtime appeared to be a ...

Tigers play spoiler

WELLSVILLE — The Toronto football team has, coincidentally, a lot on the line this week against rival Wellsville. The Red Knights enter the game against the Tigers looking to not end the regular season with a losing record, claim the Joe Scarabino/Corky Heaton Trophy and lock up a spot in ...

FOOTBALL FORECAST

Columbiana at East Palestine, 7 p.m. Friday WHAT’S AT STAKE: There was a strong indication that the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference’s first season would play out this way and now the Clippers (7-2, 6-0) and Bulldogs (7-2, 6-0) have one game to decide it all. East Palestine has ...

Indians off to another district final

COLUMBINANA—Two Columbiana County rivals met for the third time this season on Wednesday night for a spot in the Div. IV district final and for the third time Southern came out victorious. Southern (24-0) remains undefeated on the season as it beat Wellsville 25-21, 25-14, 27-25. ...

Aquinas rolls past Columbiana

COLUMBIANA—Columbiana’s volleyball team season ended with a 25-20, 25-13, 25-19 loss to top-seeded St. Thomas Aquinas on Wednesday night in Div. IV district semifinal action. St. Thomas Aquinas (21-3) advances to face second-seeded Southern Indians in the Div. IV district final this ...

Beavers, Golden Bears look to regroup

CALCUTTA — The Oak Glen football team is looking to regroup after another huge defeat, while Beaver Local is looking to get back on track following back-to-back shutouts. The Golden Bears travel across the river for a 7 p.m. Friday night game against the rival Beavers inside Fighting Beaver ...

Beavers bow out

STEUBENVILLE—Beaver Local concluded its season by losing to Carrollton 25-27, 28-26, 15-25, and 15-25 in Division II district semifinal action Tuesday. The Beavers finish the season 18-5. For Beaver Local, Morgan Bouscher had three kills. Megan Buchheit had eight kills, 19 assists, seven ...

Smart drafting pays off for Steelers

Their focus on speed when drafting defensive players definitely paid dividends Sunday for the Pittsburgh Steelers on their way to a 29-14 triumph over the visiting Cincinnati Bengals. After surrendering 160 yards in total offense in the first half, the Steelers defense limited the Bengals to a ...

Beavers advance to final

ST. CLAIRSVILLE — Beaver Local’s girls soccer team concentrated all of its offensive output in one five-minute burst in the first half to down Tri-Valley 2-0 in a Division II district semifinal Monday at St. Clairsville High School. The Beavers (14-3) opened the scoring in the rain at ...

SPORTSBRIEFING

McCune had the hot hand EAST LIVERPOOL — Jerry McCune, Avondale Street, East Liverpool, was the winner of Week 9 in The Review’s “Pigskin Predictions” contest, finishing 9-1. He was one of 10 entries with a 9-1 record and the correct tiebreaker. His name was selected by random ...