Local Sports

Lisbon starts wrestling program

LISBON — A wrestling club offered through Advanced Training Group Worldwide has generated enough interest that ATG CEO Adam Newbold encouraged the Lisbon school district to start its own wrestling program. Newbold spoke to the board of education last week before the board unanimously ...

Buckeyes ready for Pennsylvania stars

The 39th annual Penn-Ohio Stateline Classic will take place at 7 p.m. on Thursday at Salem's Reilly Stadium. Members of the Ohio team are (front, from left) Zach Philips (Columbiana), Brandon Walters (Springfield), Ryan Ohlin (Springfield), Vincent Delaroza (East Palestine), Aniello Buzzacco ...

OVAC rosters come together

WHEELING, W. Va. — Choosing the best 33 senior football players in both Ohio and West Virginia can be a most difficult task. Add head coaches Scott Holt and Bruce Stiles to the list of guys who’ve learned that all too well. The respective West Virginia and Ohio head coaches believe to ...

GOLFRESULTS

Salineville Men’s Thursday Night Golf League at Beaver Creek Meadows STANDINGS: Old Guys 42.5, Team Toot 36.5, Gil and Tom 35, Flory Construction 33, Burtons 31.5, J&R 31, Tom & Sam 28.5, K&B 26.5, Jim & Glenn 14.5. Team Event: (low score team on even holes) Joan Dever, ...

Raiders get to play for coach one more time

SALEM—South Range coach Dan Yeagley is heading team Ohio for the second time and his first since 1997 with a special group of seniors after a historic season of Raider football in 2017. “That was one of the main reasons I wanted to coach this game,” Yeagley said. “That senior group ...

Quakers ready to rep at home

SALEM — The 39th annual Penn-Ohio Stateline Football Classic will take place at 7 p.m. Thursday at Reilly Stadium and for two members of team Ohio it means a chance to be able to play at home one more time. Salem’s Mitch Davidson and Zach Bezon will be suiting up at Reilly Stadium one ...

Beavers aren’t finished yet

SALEM — Two Beaver Local teammates will be suiting up one last time on the high school level before taking their talents and playing at the same school on at the college level. Beaver Local’s Zach Thomas and Michael Clendenning are preparing to play for the Ohio All-Stars in the 39th ...

SPORTS BRIEFING

Concealed carry class on Saturday EAST LIVERPOOL — A concealed carry class will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Tri-State Coon Hunters and Sportsmens Club, 2601 Irish Ridge Road. Cost is $75. Shooters must bring a handgun, 50 rounds of ammunition, hearing and eye ...

Baker second at USA

BLOOMINGTON, Indiana — Lindsay Baker, a 2017 graduate of East Liverpool High School, placed second in the shot put at the USA Track and Field Junior Outdoor Championships on Sunday. Baker had her best throw of 54-feet-4 on her fifth attempt at Indiana University to earn a spot on Team USA ...

Mahoning edges Trumbull in Jack Arvin Classic

CANFIELD — The wheels of Valley Christian’s state track champion Jamynk Jackson carried the Mahoning All-Stars to a 12-7 win over Trumbull in the 34th annual Jack Arvin All-Star Football Classic on Thursday at Canfield High School. The game featured top recently-graduated seniors from ...