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Ohio stars ready to hit the field in Salem

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SALEM— The 39th annual Penn-Ohio stateline classic is set for 7 p.m. today at Reily Stadium and Ohio head coach Dan Yeagley is excited about the talented team he fields going into the contest. “This is a great group of young men and a great group of players,” Ohio and South Range head ...

SPORTS BRIEFING STAFF AND WIRE REPORTS

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Ref training being offered STEUBENVILLE — The West Virginia-Ohio Board of Approved Football Officials and the Columbiana County Football Association will offer its annual new officials training beginning July 9. Classes meet from 6 to 9 p.m. on Mondays and Thursdays through Aug. 16 at ...

Rebels ready to make one more run

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BY DAN SANTARELLI Staff Writer SALEM—Crestview’s Dakota Stratton and Danny Moore are taking the field with rivals they were used to playing in their first three years of high school but in their final year they didn’t get a chance to see most of them as they took on a new schedule. ...

Lone stars on the field for Team Ohio

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SALEM — The wide array of talent among the area leaves for some tough decisions whether a school will have more than one representative and for some being that lone selection is an honor to be selected for the Ohio All-Stars. “Being the only one chosen has made me definitely step up to ...

East Liverpool golfer tops state

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EAST LIVERPOOL — Six-year-old Elijah Stewart of East Liverpool isn’t wasting any time advancing through the golf ranks. He recently finished first at the Ohio State Golf Invitational held at Rattlesnake Ridge Golf Club in Sunbury, a Columbus suburb. Stewart shot a 37 on day one and a 38 ...

Lisbon starts wrestling program

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LISBON — A wrestling club offered through Advanced Training Group Worldwide has generated enough interest that ATG CEO Adam Newbold encouraged the Lisbon school district to start its own wrestling program. Newbold spoke to the board of education last week before the board unanimously ...

Buckeyes ready for Pennsylvania stars

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The 39th annual Penn-Ohio Stateline Classic will take place at 7 p.m. on Thursday at Salem's Reilly Stadium. Members of the Ohio team are (front, from left) Zach Philips (Columbiana), Brandon Walters (Springfield), Ryan Ohlin (Springfield), Vincent Delaroza (East Palestine), Aniello Buzzacco ...

OVAC rosters come together

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WHEELING, W. Va. — Choosing the best 33 senior football players in both Ohio and West Virginia can be a most difficult task. Add head coaches Scott Holt and Bruce Stiles to the list of guys who’ve learned that all too well. The respective West Virginia and Ohio head coaches believe to ...

GOLFRESULTS

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Salineville Men’s Thursday Night Golf League at Beaver Creek Meadows STANDINGS: Old Guys 42.5, Team Toot 36.5, Gil and Tom 35, Flory Construction 33, Burtons 31.5, J&R 31, Tom & Sam 28.5, K&B 26.5, Jim & Glenn 14.5. Team Event: (low score team on even holes) Joan Dever, ...

Raiders get to play for coach one more time

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SALEM—South Range coach Dan Yeagley is heading team Ohio for the second time and his first since 1997 with a special group of seniors after a historic season of Raider football in 2017. “That was one of the main reasons I wanted to coach this game,” Yeagley said. “That senior group ...