Local Sports

Beavers book island trip

CALCUTTA — Beaver Local’s boys soccer team lived up to its top-seed billing with a 3-0 win over No. 4-seed Oak Glen on Monday in a Class 4A Ohio Valley Athletic Conference semifinal at Beaver Local High School. Josh Williams’ goal in the 25th minute got the Beavers on the board followed ...

Indians halfway there

COLUMBUS — Southern Local has finished the first half of the football season with a 5-0 record. The second half expects to bring more success. The Indians climbed one spot to seventh in Division VI in the Associated Press high school football poll released Monday. No team has scored more ...

Southern rocks Conotton Valley

SALINEVILLE — Southern Local’s volleyball team blasted Conotton Valley 25-23, 25-13, 25-7 on Monday. Southern is 13-2 and hosts United today. For Southern, Hannah Hayes had four aces, 14 assists and six kills. Riley Felton added 12 kills and eight blocks. Maddie Paxson had eight kills. ...

SPORTSBRIEFING

Tice claims ‘Picks’ prize EAST LIVERPOOL — Victor Tice, Bradshaw Avenue, East Liverpool, was the winner of Week 5 in The Review's "Pigskin Predictions" contest, finishing the slate with an 9-1 mark. His lone loss was the Burgettstown-South Side game as he selected South Side, which ...

Browns pick 6 to start

CLEVELAND — Baker Mayfield’s heard all about the Browns’ quarterback misery, the horrid history of failures and flops since 1999. From Tim Couch to Jeff Garcia to Derek Anderson to Johnny Manziel and so many others, 29 quarterbacks have started in Cleveland before Mayfield, who isn’t ...

JUNIORHIGH

United at Southern 7th Grade: Southern won 25-16, 25-11 Monday. Southern, Esther Forbes 11 points, Aleah Bach 6; United, Grayson Kidder 3, Aubrey Benner 3. 8th Grade: Southern won 25-22, 25-22. Southern, Kyla McCullley 6, Faith Donaldson 6; United, Olivia Short 4, Olivia Grubb 3. Next: ...

Steelers are own worst enemy

Pittsburgh Steelers defensive coordinator Keith Butler did his best to explain the defensive failings of the Steelers on their way to an 0-1-1 start when he met with the media late last week. To say the least, his comments were baffling. In referring to the 42-37 loss to Kansas City, Butler ...

SPORTSBRIEFING

Salem hosts county meet SALEM — The Columbiana County Cross Country Meet will be held Tuesday at Waterworth Memorial Park. The high school boys race will start at 4:45 p.m., followed by the high school girls at 4:45 p.m, the junior high boys at 5:50 p.m. and the junior high girls at 6:10 ...

Beavers disappointed game went ahead

RICHMOND — First-year Edison coach Shane O’Brien has said since getting the job he wanted to bring a winning culture to the Wildcats. Part of that winning culture is finding ways to gut out close games, even when things do not go according to plan. That is exactly what his team did ...

Mount Union wears down John Carroll, 23-10

ALLIANCE — Sometimes the best offense is a good defense or in the case of top-ranked Mount Union — a great defense — as the Purple Raiders scored two defensive touchdowns in a 23-10 win over 15th-ranked John Carroll in an Ohio Athletic Conference battle Saturday in front of 5,866 fans at ...