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Southern outlasts Columbiana

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COLUMBIANA — Lizzie Willis, Maddie Paxson and Erin Boyle each scored 12 points as Southern Local beat Columbiana, 25-17, 20-25, 25-22, 25-20, Wednesday. Willis also had 38 attacks and 13 kills and Paxson 35 attacks and nine kills. Anna Sevek totaled 17 attacks, six kills and four solo ...

Beavers topple Clippers

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EAST LIVERPOOL—Beaver Local used a solid all-around effort to defeat Columbiana 171-193 in girls golf action Wednesday at Turkana. Beaver Local’s Carsyn Hoppel was the medalist with a 41, while Mckenna Kyler added a 42, Reed McGeehan 43 and Hayley Phillips 45. For the Clippers (4-2) ...

Potters edge Redskins

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EAST LIVERPOOL — Josh Recktenwald led the offense and Izaiha Browning sparked the defense to guid the East Liverpool boys to a 4-3 win over Indian Creek on Wednesday. Recktenwald scored three goals and Shawn Johnston had the other. Aiden Payne collected three assists. Mikey Argabrite made ...

East Liverpool slips by United

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HANOVERTON — East Liverpool evened its mark at 2-2 by edging United, 3-2, Wednesday. East Liverpool will host West Branch today. FIRST SINGLES: Grace Maroscher (U) def. Makayla Arcuragi, 6-1, 6-1. SECOND SINGLES: Frankie Heffinger (U) def. Chloe Stewart, 7-6 (7-4), 7-5. THIRD SINGLES: ...

Done deal: Cavs send Kyrie to Celts

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CLEVELAND — Kyrie Irving was tired of being teammates with LeBron James. Now he has to figure out how to beat him. Cleveland’s All-Star guard, who asked owner Dan Gilbert to trade him earlier this summer, was dealt Tuesday night to the Boston Celtics in exchange for star guard Isaiah ...

It’s all about gaining experience for Steelers

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The fact that the Pittsburgh Steelers came from behind to defeat the Atlanta Falcons 17-13 Sunday at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh was nice, but it was just a preseason game. What is important is the game experience that the younger players picked up, so that eventually the fast pace of the game ...

League play underway for area teams

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HANOVERTON —United opened the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference slate by taking down rival Lisbon 25-17, 25-18, 21-25, 25-12 on Tuesday. United was led by Camryn Jarrett with 24 kills, five aces, four digs and two blocks. Cameron Pierson had 27 assists, seven aces eight digs and two blocks. ...

Wellsville is one better than Southern

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CALCUTTA — Wellsville defeated Southern 197-198 on Thursday at Beaver Meadows. For Wellsville, Shawn Osborn 54, Luke Green 50, Tres Click 44, Seth Kerner 49 For Southern, Josh Boyle 44, Nick May 55, Tanner Patterson 49, Jared Garner 50. Southern is 3-3. Southern is at Lisbon on ...

SPORTSBRIEFING

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Get your Wellsville tickets WELLSVILLE — Presale tickets for Friday’s Wellsville at Beaver Local football game will be on sale at the Wellsville High School office from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday and 1 to 3 p.m. Friday. Tickets are $5 for adults and $4 for students. All tickets at the gate ...

Cavs make genuine effort to keep LeBron happy

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MIAMI — It’s not the principals that will define the blockbuster trade between Cleveland and Boston. Great point guard leaves one city for another. That seems fair. All the other parts, they will tell the story. There are many ways to claim victory in this deal. Kyrie Irving wanted his ...