Local Sports

Golden Bear athletes seek state success

From Staff Reports CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Oak Glen’s boys and girls track teams have a lot of reason to be optimistic heading into Friday and Saturday’s West Virginia State Track and Field Meet set for Laidley Field in Charleston. Oak Glen standout thrower Kellen Tropeck has the top ...

AREA TRACK LEADERS

Here are the top high school track and field times and distances in Columbiana County and southern Mahoning County through May 14, according to meet results reported to the Review: BOYS LEADERS 110 HURDLES: Zach Murray (Salem) 14.77, Jaret Hahn (United) 14.9, James Monte (Beaver) 15.13, ...

Indians move on in sectional

From Staff Reports SALINEVILLE — Southern Local banged out 11 hits in a 12-2 win over Sebring in five innings on Tuesday in a Div. IV sectional opener. Caleb Glover had a single, double and three RBIs for the Indians. Conner Lewis added a single, double and two RBIs. Brock Smalley had a ...

SPORTSBRIEFING

Browns take a chance on Hunt BEREA (AP) — Once he found the courage, Kareem Hunt watched the infamous video of him shoving a woman and then kicking her while she was on the ground. Like millions of others, he was disturbed. “I was like, ‘Wow, it’s pretty bad. That’s not ...

Josh Bell makes his mother’s day

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Josh Bell put on a show for his mom on Mother’s Day. With his mother Myrtle in the stands at Busch Stadium, Bell homered and drove in a career-high five runs to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 10-6 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday. Adam Frazier added a ...

Beaver’s Williams up for OVAC honor

WHEELING, W.Va. — All of the Ohio Valley Athletic Conference championships for the 2018-19 school year have been dispersed. However, one more big award remains The OVAC Coach of the Year will be presented Monday evening during the annual OVAC Banquet of Champions at WesBanco Arena in ...

Wright named EOAC MVP

EAST PALESTINE — The United boys won nine events and the girls six as the Golden Eagles swept the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference Track and Field Meet Saturday at Reid Stadium. Sophomore Ellie Marhefka won four events in leading the United girls to their second league title in three years ...

Bears book state spots

FARMINGTON, W.Va. — Oak Glen will send a healthy-sized contingent to the state track meet after strong results at the Class AA, Region 1 meet on Friday at North Marion High School. Oak Glen’s girls won the regional team title with 111 points thanks in part to five event wins. Oak ...

SPORTSBRIEFING

Devils play Monday NORTH JACKSON —The Division IV softball district semifinals will be held Monday at Jackson-Milton Elementary, 14110 Mahoning Ave. Top-seeded Lisbon will play fourth-seeded East Canton at 4:30 p.m., followed by second-seeded McDonald vs. third-seeded East ...

Beaver Local battles in sectional opener

ZANESVILLE — Beaver Local’s baseball team exited the tournament with a 10-0 loss to Zanesville in six innings in a Div. II sectional opener on Saturday. Zanesville will play at Indian Valley on Tuesday in the next round. Beaver Local ends its season at 4-16. Hunter Saltsman, Avery ...