Local Sports

PREP SOCCER

Potters roll to victory EAST LIVERPOOL — The East Liverpool soccer team rolled past Edison 5-0 Wednesday. The Potters improve to 5-2-2 overall. For East Liverpool, Ayden Payne led the way with two goals and two assists, while Izaiha Browning also had a strong night with two ...

St. Clairsville claims Buckeye 8 title with shutout over Beaver Local

ST. CLAIRSVILLE—St. Clairsville has always had a pretty good girls’ soccer program. However, as good as it has been, a Buckeye 8 championship trophy wasn’t on the resume. That all changed Tuesday night when the Red Devils (7-2) blanked visiting Beaver Local 1-0 on the pitch inside Red ...

EOAC’s top three all win

From Staff Reports LEETONIA— Wellsville kept its perfect slate in the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference going with a 25-15, 25-11, 25-9 win over Leetonia on Tuesday. Wellsville maintains its one game lead over Southern in the EOAC, improving to 11-1, 9-0. For Wellsville, Kiki Perry led ...

COMPUTER POINTS

OHSAA Football Computer Ratings – Sept. 18, 2017 (Entering Week 5) Top eight schools from each region in the final report Oct. 29 will qualify for the playoffs Division III Region 9 - 1. Canfield (4-0) 8.875, 2. Millersburg West Holmes (4-0) 8.175, 3. Akron East (3-1) 8.1, 4. Medina ...

PREP GOLF

Beaver Local 180, Fairless 232 CALCUTTA—The Beaver Local girls golf team picked up a 180-232 win over Fairless Tuesday. McKenna Kyler lead the Beavers with a 36. The Beavers are at Dover today and travel to Zoar Village Golf Course Thursday for the Tri County Invitational. Woodview ...

PREP SOCCER

Edison 1, East Liverpool 0 RICHMOND—Edison blanked East Liverpool 1-0 in girls soccer action Tuesday. Lauren Ferralli scored the lone goal in the second half off an assist from Libby McAfoose. Oak Glen JV NEW MANCHESTER—Oak Glen defeated Beaver Local 3-1 in jv soccer action Tuesday. ...

Indians rise to eighth in latest poll

From Staff Reports COLUMBUS — Out of five state-ranked football teams from the area, only Southern Local and Springfield Local emerged victorious in week four. The two 4-0 squads are the only area teams remaining in the second Associated Press high school football poll released ...

Steelers looking for answers

There was very little for Steelers fans to smile about in the wake of Pittsburgh’s 42-37 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh on Sunday. This was just the third time in 18 years that the Steelers have lost a home opener at Heinz. The one positive was that the Steelers ...

Weir blanks Oak Glen

WEIRTON—From the first game of this season all the way to Monday evening, Weir High boys soccer coach Matthew Kopp is constantly tweaking his lineup, seeing what works and what connections his young Red Riders can make. Monday’s contest against Oak Glen was the best so far, as the Riders ...

Potters rack up another win

From Staff Reports RAYLAND—The East Liverpool volleyball team made quick work of Buckeye Local Monday, winning in three sets 25-13, 25-10, 25-6. The Potters run their record to 10-1 overall. Skye Stokes led the way with 12 kills, nine aces and seven assists, while Emma Ludwig provided ...