×

Sports

Potters home for sectional opener

Local Sports

ZANESVILLE — Dresden Tri-Valley, ranked 10th in the state poll, received the top seed at the Division II East district girls basketball tournament draw Sunday. Beaver Local (10-9) and East Liverpool (9-9) were seeded 11th and 12th, respectively. Both teams will open sectional play Feb. 19 ...

East Liverpool claims first Buckeye 8 championship

Local Sports

RICHMOND — East Liverpool’s boys basketball team clearly subscribes to the cliche that if at first you don’t succeed to try, try and try again. Actually, it took the Potters six tries total before they were able to break through and claim the program’s first Buckeye 8 boys ...

Four Beavers top EOWL

Local Sports

AUSTINTOWN — The middle of Beaver Local’s lineup cleaned up at the 53rd annual Eastern Ohio Wrestling League tournament Saturday. The Beavers won four straight weight classes on the way to a runner-up finish at Austintown Fitch High School. Beaver Local finished second in the team ...

Wooley guides Potters

Local Sports

RAYLAND — East Liverpool senior Skylor Wooley was the 220-pound runner-up at the 2020 Buckeye Local Panther Classic on Saturday. Wooley, who was fifth at the Division II state meet last year, dropped a 9-7 decision in overtime to Martins Ferry sophomore Zakary Dobson in the championship ...

Bears in first state duals

Local Sports

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. — The Oak Glen wrestling team played in history Saturday. The Golden Bears were the Class AA/A runners-up in the inaugural West Virginia State Duals Wrestling Championships sanctioned by the West Virginia Wrestling Coaches Association. Oak Glen opened with a ...

SWIMMING

Local Sports

CALCUTTA — The Beaver Local girls swimming team had two individual winners on the way to a second-place finish at the Beaver Local Invitational on Saturday. Sophomore Chloe Sullivan won the 50-yard freestyle (28.33 seconds) and sophomore Grace Hill captured the 100-yard freestyle (1:02.33) ...

Chiefs respond with super rally

Local Sports

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — Patrick Mahomes needed just the waning minutes of Super Bowl 54 to end a whole lot of frustration. A championship 50 years in the making for the Kansas City Chiefs. A two-decade wait for an NFL title for coach Andy Reid. All it took was falling behind by double ...

East Liverpool captures Buckeye 8 championship

Local Sports

RICHMOND — East Liverpool’s boys basketball team clearly subscribes to the cliche that if at first you don’t succeed to try, try and try again. Actually, it took the Potters six tries total before they were able to break through and claim the program’s first Buckeye 8 Boys ...

Four Beavers win EOWL titles

Local Sports

AUSTINTOWN — The middle of Beaver Local’s lineup cleaned up at the 53rd annual Eastern Ohio Wrestling League tournament Saturday. The Beavers won four straight weight classes on the way to a runner-up finish at Austintown Fitch High School. Beaver Local finished second in the team ...

Oak Glen drops Wellsville

Local Sports

By CHRIS RAMBO Staff Writer WELLSVILLE—Playing an undermanned Wellsville team Friday, Oak Glen grabbed control early and never let go. Behind 20 points from forward Jacob Clark, along with 14 points and 12 rebounds from Zach Taylor, the Golden Bears methodically took apart the Tigers ...