Leetonia pulls upset over Lisbon

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LISBON—The Leetonia girls basketball team picked up a big conference win over Lisbon 50-47 Monday night behind a 16 point performance from Ari Russell. “Winning this game means so much to everyone,” Russell said. “Last year was the first year we beat Lisbon in a long time and we hope ...


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GIRLS Wellsville at United 8th Grade: United won 38-6 on Monday. United: Madison Kibler 12, Michaela Shasteen 12; Wellsville: Makayla Crow 6. Next: United at Columbiana Wednesday. Beaver vs. Edison 7th Grade: Beaver Local won 39-5 on Monday. Beaver Local leaders: Madison Lowe, Jordan ...


Weir AD got her start at Oak Glen

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WEIRTON, W.Va. — Donna Ferguson, a teacher in the Hancock County school system for the past 10 years, has been named athletic director at Weir High School, replacing Mike Del Re who retired after many years in the classroom and the past five as AD. Ferguson, the first female AD in Weir ...


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2:55 p.m. (NBCSN) Soccer: Premier, Everton vs. Swansea City. 6 p.m. (BTN) College basketball: Houston Baptist at Michigan State. 7 p.m. (ESPN2) College basketball: Nebraska-Omaha at Kansas. 7 p.m. (FS1) College basketball: Northern Illinois at Marquette. 8 p.m. ...

Beaver Local’s Cole McComas takes on Meadowbrooks Terry Gatrell in the 120-pound final at Saturday’s Hoppel Invitational. McComas defeated Gatrell 11-5.

Beavers look strong at Hoppel Invitational

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CALCUTTA — Beaver Local’s Beau Smith competed in his first tournament since returning from a face injury and was up to the task on Saturday at the 40th annual Everett Hoppel Memorial Wrestling Tournament. “It was a great to come back and compete in a full day of work,” Beau Smith ...

Golden Bears storm past Tigers in OT

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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 ...


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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

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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

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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

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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 ...