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Bears take care of business in OVAC

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MORRISTOWN — It certainly has been quite the fall in sports at Oak Glen. While the football team is putting it name in the history books, sitting at a record of 7-0, another team is also yet to find a blemish on its record. The Golden Bears’ volleyball team went into Saturday’s OVAC ...

Potters pounce on Edison

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EAST LIVERPOOL — Things haven’t always gone according to plan for the East Liverpool football team, but the Potters aren’t going to spend the closing stretch dwelling on what might have been. Friday, the focus was all about sending the seniors off with a victory in the home finale, ...

Valley Christian will become eighth EOAC team

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LISBON — The Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference will be back to eight teams soon. Superintendents representing the seven current members voted 6-1 at Lisbon’s War Memorial Stadium Friday to add Youngstown Valley Christian beginning with the 2020-21 school year. “I’ve been AD now 12 ...

Potters prevail as Buckeye 8 champions

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CALCUTTA — East Liverpool scored twice in the second half to ruin Beaver Local’s senior night on Saturday during regular season boys soccer play. Coming into the game, five out of the last six Potter-Beaver games were tied after regulation. The win also handed the Potters the Buckeye 8 ...

Wellsville’s loss to United really hurts

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HANOVERTON —Behind 262 rushng yards from senior tailback Tyler Lippiatt, the United Eagles upset the Wellsville Tigers Friday night 46-30 to improve to 3-4 on the season, 2-1 in the EOAC. The Tigers drop to 5-2 on the year, 3-1 in the league. “It was a great team effort. Our line was ...

Southern Local steamrolls Palestine

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From Staff Reports EAST PALESTINE — There’s no slowing Southern Local. The Indians secured another runaway Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference win by topping East Palestine 57-0 on Friday. Jayce Sloan completed five passes for 168 yards and three touchdowns for the winners, 7-0, 3-0 in ...

Bears rock Knights

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NEW MANCHESTER , W.Va. — The Oak Glen football team stepped up to the challenge on Friday night to stay undefeated, knocking off Toronto 44-7 on senior night. The Red Knights, now 5-2 after seeing their five-game winning streak snapped, were able to slow down the Golden Bears (7-0) early in ...

Beaver Local rallies past Buckeye

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RAYLAND — Buckeye Local nearly turned an upset against Beaver Local, but the Beavers came back with a pair of Jacob Kane touchdowns to score a 21-20 win on Friday. The Beavers (4-3, 2-1) had more than 400 yards rushing and Kane had 100 yards on the ground. Beaver Local will be at Indian ...

Potters draw Bears

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From Staff Reports EAST LIVERPOOL — Brennan O’Hara scored on an assist from Jacob Myers as East Liverpool blanked Oak Glen 1-0 on the Potters’ senior night at Patterson Field. East Liverpool is 8-2-2. Cole Dailey had three saves. Oak Glen is 6-7-5 and is at Columbiana on Saturday. ...

Oak Glen doesn’t back down from challenges

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NEW MANCHESTER, W.Va. — As the tournament approaches, Oak Glen girls soccer coach Ryan Wells wants his team to be challenged and adapt to different styles than it has been acustom to. It received such a challenge on Thursday night, as Class AAA power Wheeling Park handed the Golden Bears a ...