Local Sports

Bears earn ninth

By RALPH COX Sports correspondent NEW MANCHESTER, W.Va. — The Oak Glen softball team scored two first-inning runs, and freshman Maddie McKay made it hold up with another solid pitching performance, as the Golden Bears pinned the first loss of the season on Indian Creek by a 3-1 score ...

Blue Devils learning how to win

LISBON—The season is barely over a week old, but Lisbon softball coach Dave Crismon sensed his team was at a crossroads as the Blue Devils walked off the field trailing East Palestine by six runs through four-and-a-half innings Wednesday. “I asked them what they wanted out of this ...

Brooke downs Potters

From Staff Reports EAST LIVERPOOL — Gabby Veltri recorded three doubles and two RBIs as Brooke defeated East Liverpool, 15-2, in five innings Tuesday. The Bruins improve to 7-3 and will host Weir High today. Landyn Haynes and Kloee Billick also doubled and combined for three RBIs Carli ...

PREP TRACK

At Crestview Tuesday BOYS RESULTS Crestview 108, Liberty 93, Beaver 76, Campbell 38, Heartland 6 3200 RELAY: Crestview (Derek Houser, Jeremy Miller, Dakota Shaffer, Mitchell Auer) 9:24.9; 110 HURDLES: James Monte (B) 15.7; 100 DASH: Ethan Powell (C) 11.4; 800 RELAY: Crestview (Ethan ...

Pancake’s slam gives Beavers first victory

From Staff Reports CALCUTTA—Leah Pancake clubbed a walk-off grand slam as the Beaver Local softball team won its first game of the season with a wild 10-6 victory over Edison Monday. Pancake also finished with a double, two runs scored and five RBIs as the Beavers improve to 1-3 ...

TENNIS

East Liverpool 3, West Branch 2 BELOIT — East Liverpool’s boys tennis team moved to 3-0 with a 3-2 win over West Branch on Monday. West Branch falls to 1-2. The Warriors host Salem today. The Potters host East Palestine Monday. FIRST SINGLES: Austin Deering (EL) def. J.D. Brain, ...

Perez, Liberati shine at Ridge

MINERAL RIDGE — Lisbon juniors Izzy Perez and Maddie Liberati each had high finishes at the Joe Lane Invitational on Saturday. Perez was second in the 100-meter dash (13.44 seconds) and third in the 200 dash (28.94). Maddie Liberati was third in the shot put (33-feet-7 1/2). The Lisbon ...

Indians crack Potters

SALINEVILLE — Southern Local came out swinging in a pair of wins of East Liverpool on Saturday at Southern Local’s baseball field. In the first game, Mark Soukup had a single, double and two RBIs, while Nick Utt had two singles and two RBIs as the Indians put 10 across in the fourth to ...

PREPTENNIS

GIRLS Oak Glen vs. Petersburg Saturday Oak Glen 4, Petersburg 3 FIRST SINGLES: Lyndsay Reynolds (OG) def. Hailey Jenkins, 8-4 SECOND SINGLES: Oak Glen win by forfeit THIRD SINGLES: Kara Stanley (OG) def. Megan Kite, 9-7 FOURTH SINGLES: Sarah Armentrout (P) def. Sage Shenton, ...

AREABOWLING

Sportsman’s League at Walnut Lanes STANDINGS: Pin Punishers 41, Plumm’s Stump Removal 36, Walnut Lanes 32, Brian’s Pro Shop 30, AK Nahas 27, Steven’s Jewelers 24, Turvycards.com 23, Chaney’s 21, Drunkin Bums 9. HIGH SERIES/GAME: Garrett Bryson 749/267, Charles Henderson 703/265, ...