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Monte races to podium

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COLUMBUS — United junior Jaret Hahn and Beaver Local freshman James Monte have a different way of looking at things. Both hurdlers ran slower times than in Friday’s preliminaries, but got high finishes in the state track finals Saturday at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium. Hahn was fourth ...

Wright off to a flying start with long jump title

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COLUMBUS — Wellsville junior Justin Wright is starting his collection of gold medals. Wright, who thought he was done in the long jump in 10th place, went 23-feet-3 1/4 on his last attempt to win the Division III state title Friday night. “It’s not the gold I thought I would get,” ...

Monte blazes into 110 finals with personal best

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COLUMBUS — Beaver Local freshman James Monte figured if he was going to the state track meet on Saturday, it would be as a spectator. Instead, he’ll be running in the Division II boys 110-meter hurdles state finals. Monte was second in his heat and fifth overall as he tied his personal ...

Wright, Rebels lead County runners

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COLUMBUS — Runners from Columbiana County are expected to fill the Division III podium at the state track meet today. Wellsville junior Justin Wright posted the top times in the preliminaries in both sprints, while the Crestview boys had the fastest time in the 800-meter relay and ...

Knights move to Elite 8

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LANCASTER — With the Toronto baseball team entering its fourth consecutive trip in the Division IV regional tournament, it knows what it must do to be successful. A few errors by its opponents doesn’t hurt, either. A young Huntington group, playing in its first regional contest in any ...

Area Track and Field Leaders

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Here are the top high school track and field times and distances in Columbiana County and southern Mahoning County through May 30, according to meet results reported to the Review BOYS LEADERS 110 HURDLES: Zach Murray (Salem) 14.68, Jaret Hahn (United) 14.9, James Monte (Beaver) 14.91, ...

Wellsville star attracts plenty of attention

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WELLSVILLE — It’s easy to see why track fans are flocking to see Wellsville junior sprinter Justin Wright. “I’m putting up good times,” he said. Wright has posted some of the top times in the state in the 100-meter dash (10.57 seconds) and 200-meter dash (21.64 seconds) heading ...

Monster catch for Charles

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Logan Charles of Calcutta pulled in a 41 and 1/2 inch flathead catfish to win the Chester Newell Sportsmen’s Club Ohio River Catfish Tournament held Saturday into Sunday. Another monster flathead catfish measuring 40 inches was caught by John Fortner of Columbiana. A total of 27 fishermen ...

SPORTSBRIEFING

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Mud bog on Sunday LISBON — A Tri-County 4-Wheeler mud bog will be held at noon Sunday at the club grounds on Scroggs Road. East tops West MINGO JUNCTION — The West scored in each of the final five innings, en route to a 14-2 victory over the East in the Eastern District All-Star Game ...

Knights target state berth

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TORONTO — For the first time since 2014, the Toronto baseball began this season’s tournament not as the top seed. Garnering the second seed instead, the Red Knights eliminated top-seeded Hiland last Monday in a Division IV district semifinal, before defeating Strasburg for the ...