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Ohio Edges West Virginia in OVAC All-Star Game

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WHEELING — Right before it came to bat in the sixth inning, Edison and Ohio assistant coach Spencer Bendle told St. Clairsville’s Amaya Smith and Maddy Vickers they were going to be the first two players to score for their team. Sure enough, that’s exactly what happened. Ohio rallied ...

Wright gives Tigers’ hope in 100 and 200

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WELLSVILLE — Wellsville sophomore Justin Wright had a speed bump on his way to the state track meet. “I had an injury at the county meet and stayed off of it for awhile,” he said. Wright suffered a groin injury while repeating as the 100-meter champion at the Columbiana County Track ...

Area Track Leaders

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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, ...

Area Track Leaders

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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 ...