Potters ring up second straight

East Liverpool’s Kenzie McKinnon (19) and Shayla Foster (24)have fun ringing the Victory Bell on Wednesday after the Potters beat Columbiana 3-2. (Photo by Jimmy Joe Savage)

From Staff Reports

EAST LIVERPOOL — East Liverpool’s girls soccer team has broken out of its slump to start the season in a big way.

The Potters rallied from a one-goal deficit at half time to defeat Columbiana 3-2 on Wednesday at Patterson Field.

The Potters (2-5) captured their second straight victory coming on back-to-back night games.

Columbiana (1-6) led 2-1 at half on goals from Lily Marsco and Grace Hammond. Marsco also had an assist.

Kya Kavanaugh’s goal with 10 minutes to go put the Potters ahead for good. Kavanaugh also had another goal.

Selena Rogers chipped in with a goal of her own, while Allie Kidder had two assists. Natalie Parker had an assist as well.

Hayden Harrington had a strong game anchoring the Potter defense, while Alessandra Ferrazzano had 12 saves in goal.

East Liverpool hosts Weirton Madonna on Monday.

Autumn Chuey had 13 saves in goal for the Clippers.

Columbiana plays at United on Monday.

Beaver Local 5, Steubenville 0

CALCUTTA — Beaver Local’s girls jayvee soccer team won 5-0 over Steubenville on Wednesday.

Beaver Local’s Michelle Stoneburner had two goals. Jazmin Snyder added a goal as did Victoria LePhore MaitLynn Buck.

Beaver Local is 3-1 and is at Morgantown on Saturday.

Wellsville 2, Leetonia 2

WELLSVILLE — The Wellsville and Leetonia soccer teams played to a 2-2 draw Wednesday.

Wellsville goals were scored by by Jonathan Walker and Casey Lemasters. Ashley Heffner had an assist. Levi Boley made seven saves for Wellsville.

The Tigers will host Jackson-Milton at 10 a.m. Saturday.