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BASEBALL

Columbiana 12, Wellsville 0 COLUMBIANA—A perfect game from Chase Franken led Columbiana to a 12-0 win in five innings over Wellsville on Thursday. Franken struck out ten batters on the day and had an RBI triple at the plate. Ryan Fahs went 3 for 3 at the plate for the Cluppers. Joe ...

n SOFTBALL

Wellsville 9, Steubenville Catholic Central 7 WELLSVILLE—Wellsville scored 2 runs in the sixth inning to take a 9-7 win over Steubenville Catholic Central on Thursday. Hunter Weekley led the Tigers offensively with a home run and a single. Emily Russell had a single and a double. Aleia ...

Central’s Anderson takes OVAC Title

WEST LIBERTY — Thursday is going to be a day that Wheeling Central’s Laina Anderson is going to remember for the rest of her life. After four matches in about nine hours, Anderson walked off the courts at the Edgar Martin Tennis Complex a winner as she secured the No. 1 singles title at ...

Beavers routed by Devils

CALCUTTA—On a cold and windy day the bats were alive for the Lisbon softball team as it compiled 21 hits in a 19-4 rout of Beaver Local on Wednesday. The Lisbon bats were led by Autumn Oehlstrom who hit a pair of two-run home runs on the day. “We definitely played as a team today,” ...

SPORTS BRIEFING

Prince powers Vikings HOWEY-IN-THE-HILLS, Fla.—East Liverpool graduate Blake Prince helped lead the Cleveland State’s men golf team to its fifth straight Horizon League Championship at the El Campeon Course at Mission Inn Resort Tuesday. The Vikings finished with a team score of 889 ...

TENNIS RESULTS

Potters are OVAC runner-up WHEELING, W.Va. — East Liverpool’s boys tennis team finished as the runner-up on Tuesday during a marathon day at the OVAC boys tennis championships at the Wheeling Park Tennis Bubble. Cambridge came away with a victory in the final singles match of the day ...

JUNIOR HIGH

at United Wednesday TEAM STANDINGS: United 62, Wellsville 58, Southern 52, Lisbon 26 110 HURDLES: Kryston (W) 19.3; 100 DASH: Kryston (W) 12.9; 1600 RUN: Nastari (U) 6:54; 400 RELAY: United 55.5; 400 DASH: Estrada (S) 1:04; 800 RELAY: United 2:03.3;200 HURDLES: Kryston (W) 31.2; 800 RUN: ...

PREP TRACK

KINSEY FIRST AT BUCKEYE 8 HAMMONDSVILLE—The St. Clairsville boys and Indian Creek girls came out on top at the Buckeye 8 Athletic League Track and Field Championships on Tuesday at Stanton Elementary School. In the boys meet, St. Clairsville ran away from the competition with 173 ...

Tigers, Indians, Devils battle at United

HANOVERTON—The United boys and girls track teams both picked up wins Tuesday over Lisbon, Wellsville and Southern. In the boys meet, Jaret Hahn (100-meter and 300-meter hurdles), Daniel Frase (1600 and 3200 run), and Branden Endsley (discus and shot put) all picked up multiple wins for the ...

State-ranked Big Red handles Potters

STEUBENVILLE — After earning two nail-biting one-run victories to close out last week, Steubenville’s state-ranked baseball team started the new week with a little less stress. Seniors Alec Taylor and Gino Pierro drove home two runs apiece as Big Red rolled to an 8-1 victory over East ...