Sports

Big Red answers the Call, defeats Beavers 12-0

Local Sports

STEUBENVILLE — Steubenville Big Red tuned up for today’s OVAC tournament by blanking Beaver Local 12-0 in four and a half innings Friday at Vaccaro Field. Steubenville, the top Class 4A seed, will entertain fourth-seeded Harrison Central in the conference semifinals. The first pitch is ...

Tigers unable to catch up to Blue Devils

Local Sports

WELLSVILLE — Western Reserve snuck by Wellsville 5-4 on Friday. The Blue Devils improve to 12-2 this season, while the Tigers fall to 5-7. Justin Ciccone paced Western Reserve with three singles, two RBIs and two runs scored. Dom Velasquez had two singles and two runs scored along with ...

Beaver girls face strong competition at East Palestine Relays

Local Sports

EAST PALESTINE — The Salem track teams won three events to highlight area athletes at the 41st annual East Palestine Relays on Friday. Salem’s 1600-meter relay team of Lex Murray, Turner Johnson, Connor McKee and Quinlan Rumsey won the 1600-meter relay in a meet-record time of 3 minutes, ...

SPORTS ON TV

Local Sports

10 a.m. (CNBC) Soccer: Premier, Stoke City at Swansea City. 10 a.m. (NBCSN) Soccer, Everton at West Ham United. Noon (8, 19, 53) Soccer: FA Cup semifinal, Chelsea at Tottenham. Noon (ESPN2) College baseball: South Carolina at Florida. 12:30 p.m. (NBCSN) College ...

Potters soar over Eagles

Local Sports

From Staff Reports HANOVERTON — East Liverpool defeated United 4-1 on Thursday. The Potters improve to 8-4 and will host Salem on Monday. United hosts Alliance today. FIRST SINGLES: Chris Montgomery (EL) def. Hunter Stratton, 6-0, 6-1 SECOND SINGLES: Alex Tambellini (EL) def. Simon ...

Second-round bound

Local Sports

PITTSBURGH — Sidney Crosby and Scott Wilson scored 51 seconds apart in the third period, helping the Pittsburgh Penguins eliminate the Columbus Blue Jackets with a 5-2 win in Game 5 of their first-round series on Thursday night. Bryan Rust scored twice for Pittsburgh, Phil Kessel added his ...

Madonna's Nick Paul slides into third base as Beaver Local's Mike Bock takes the throw from Chase Wilcox on Wednesday. The final score was not submitted. (Photo by Patti Schaeffer)

Potters blanked by Indian Creek

Local Sports

EAST LIVERPOOL—The East Liverpool baseball team fell to Indian Creek 8-0 Wednesday. The Potters fall to 3-11 overall. Logan Dawson, Aaron Bombich, Robbie Davis and Josh Recktenwald all singled for East Liverpool, which is at Toronto Monday. IC: 5-1-0-0-1-1-0—8-9-0 EL: ...

Lisbon’s Sam Tinsley pitches against Columbiana on Wednesday. (Photo by Chris Rambo)

Blue Devils roughed up by perfect Clippers

Local Sports

LISBON — With their early five-run lead reduced to two and the dangerous top of the Lisbon order due up, there was good reason for the Columbiana softball team to feel nervous as they came to bat in the top of the seventh inning. “I told them we needed to get a run if not two because, ...

Brown lifts Potters over Indian Creek

Local Sports

EAST LIVERPOOL — East Liverpool took advantage of Madison Brown’s 16 strikeouts and defeated Indian Creek 2-1 on Wednesday. The Potters improve to 6-10 and will travel to face Steubenville Catholic Central on Friday. Wednesday marked the second straight game in which Brown struck out 16 ...

JUNIOR HIGH RESULTS

Local Sports

At Beaver Local Wednesday BOYS RESULTS Beaver 78, Steubenville Central 44 1/2, Toronto 22 1/2 110 HURDLES: James Monte (B) 17.5; 100 DASH: Tanner Johnston (B) 12.2; 1600 RUN: Joseph Rohde (S) 4:58.7; 400 RELAY: Beaver 48.7; 400 DASH: Joe Monte (B) 58.2; 800 RELAY: Beaver 1:49.5; 200 ...