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Weekley wins title for Wellsville

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ROOTSTOWN — Five area wrestlers came away with individual titles on Saturday at the Div. III sectional tournament at Rootstown High School. Area champions included South Range’s Raymond Cmil (120), Crestview’s A.J. Coopersmith (138), South Range’s Logan Cormell (170), Southern’s ...

SPORTSBRIEFING

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Calling all Potter 8th graders interested in soccer EAST LIVERPOOL — East Liverpool’s boys soccer team is encouraging current 8th graders who will be freshman in the fall to contact coach Mike Hilliard at hilliard@muskingum.edu if they are interested in playing in the fall. Creek wins ...

Tigers gain another home game

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WELLSVILLE — Fifth-seeded Wellsville used a strong second half to down seventh-seeded Lisbon 59-41 in a Division IV sectional final on Friday. The Tigers were down 17-11 with three minutes left in the first half and closed the half on a 9-0 run. The Tigers outscored the Blue Devils 39-24 ...

Beavers advance many to districts

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STEUBENVILLE - Beaver Local produced four individual champions en route to a strong performance on Saturday in the Div. II sectional tournament at Steubenville High School. Mark Emmerling Jr. (126 pounds), Devon Salsberry (138), Logan Ours (145) and Jonathan Potts (182) all were top of their ...

Wellsville won’t face upstart Heartland in the district

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COLUMBIANA — The Heartland Christian Lions have been making history this season. Unfortunately, on Friday night the season for third-seeded Lions came to a sobering end when the No. 12 seed Mathews Mustangs pulled out a 67-63 upset win in overtime in a Div. IV sectional final. The ...

Cambridge ends Potter hoops season

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EAST LIVERPOOL — In a game between two towering and talented boys’ basketball teams, it was Cambridge which made the key plays at the end to upend East Liverpool 49-43 in a DII sectional championship boys’ basketball game in Potter Fieldhouse Saturday night. “Their coach and I ...

Potter 8th graders repeat

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East Liverpool’s boys 8th grade basketball team repeated as Buckeye Mountain Conference champions with a 57-54 win over Indian Creek in overtime on Monday. On hand to celebrate were (front, from left) Kadence Ingram-Jackson, Kaylee Dries, Anna McElhaney, Elijah Suznevich, Nate Birch, Cohen ...

8th grade Potters reign in BMC

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East Liverpool’s girls 8th grade basketball team captured its first Buckeye Mountain Conference title in 16 years with a 32-30 win over Indian Creek on Monday. Members of the team are (front, from left) Aynsley Galeoti, Ayla Brown, Serenity Carroll, Maddie Yost; (back) coach Maurice Brown, ...

BOWLING RESULTS

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High Nooners TEAM STANDINGS: Holy Rollers 23-9, Trump Team 20-12, Lucky Strikes 20-12, Smoking Guns 16-16, Butterflies 10-22, Sun Shine 7-25. MEN’S HIGH GAMES: Bill Ambrose 180, 207 Mike Price 185, 196 John Yano 168 MEN’S HIGH SERIES: Bill Ambrose 554, Mike Price 564, Larry Olmsted ...

OVAC cheer competition canceled

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WHEELING, W.Va. — The 2021 OVAC High School Cheering Championship has been canceled due to the low number of schools able to participate in each division.