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Crusaders topple Golden Bears

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NEW MANCHESTER, W.Va. — Julia Zatta tallied a game-high 22 points Thursday, as Catholic Central rebounded from a tough loss to Indian Valley with a 60-43 girls basketball victory over Oak Glen. The senior dandy had seven field goals and was a perfect 8 for 8 from the line for the Crusaders, ...

Monarchs take down Beavers

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MOUNDSVILLE, W.Va. —John Marshall is playing the kind of basketball that coach Brock Melko has been wanting to see since he took over the reigns five years ago. On Thursday, the Monarchs continued that style of play with a 66-37 victory over Beaver Local inside the John Marshall ...

Bears down Potters

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NEW MANCHESTER, W.Va. — Maggie Kovalcik had 16 points as Oak Glen’s girls basketball team buzzsawed through East Liverpool 59-35 on Wednesday. Maddie McKay added 12 points, while Alexa Andrews had 11 points for the winners. For the Potters, Emma Ludwig scored all of her 14 points in ...

Beavers duel at Canfield

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CANFIELD — Beaver Local’s wrestling team split a pair of matches on Wednesday at Canfield. The Beavers bested Lakeside, 78-6 and lost to the hosts 36-28. Beaver Local 78, Lakeside 6 113: Landon Landfried (BL) pin Devon Orsulic, :29 120: Mark Emmerling (BL) pin Darian Cowles, ...

JUNIORHIGH

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BOYS BASKETBALL Lisbon vs. Southern 7th Grade: Lisbon won 52-14 Wednesday. Lisbon: Trevor Siefke 22, Logan Stauffer 13. Southern: Frank Shagnoe 7. Leetonia at Toronto 7th Grade: Toronto won 28-8 Wednesday. Toronto: Nolan Dickinson 12; Leetonia: Ashton Houlette 3. 8th Grade: Toronto ...

SPORTSBRIEFING

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Potters split with Weir, Creek WINTERSVILLE — East Liverpool’s wrestling team split with Indian Creek and Weir on Wednesday. The Potters beat Weir 42-30, while falling to the hosts 51-27. Creek (4-1) also beat Weir 61-16. Arcuri to play for Army BOARDMAN — Boardman senior ...

Potters win a thriller

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WINTERSVILLE — Indian Creek completed one comeback against East Liverpool, but the Redskins could not rally a second time. The Potters got to a hot start in overtime, while the Redskins went cold enabling the East Liverpool boys’ basketball team to defeat Indian Creek, 63-56, Tuesday ...

Balanced effort gives Indians conference win

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From Staff Reports SALINEVILLE—The Southern boys basketball team came away with a 70-54 win over East Palestine in an Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference clash Tuesday. The Indians improve to 4-2 overall and 3-2 in league play, while the Bulldogs fall to 2-2 in the EOAC. Cam Grodhaus led ...

Steelers show their mettle

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Pittsburgh Steelers fans were not in their usual jovial mood before Sunday’s game versus the New England Patriots at Heinz Field. After all, the Steelers had dropped three straight games and the Baltimore Ravens had just won their game versus Tampa Bay. A loss to the Patriots would drop the ...

Big Red pulls away from Potters

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From Staff Reports EAST LIVERPOOL — The East Liverpool girls basketball team trailed by two at the half, but Steubenville rallied for a 45-23 win over the Potters on Monday. Mikyla Reed led the Potter attack with seven points. East Liverpool is at Oak Glen on Wednesday. STEUBENVILLE: ...