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Oak Glen, Beavers mix it up

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CALCUTTA — Beaver Local hosted Oak Glen and John Marshall in a tri-volleyball match on Saturday. Beaver Local beat the Monarchs 25-21, 25-14. Karlee Furman had seven kills, 15 assists and nine digs. Grace Hill had 10 kills. Kodi Kinsey had two aces and 9 digs. Elizabeth Kolkowski had four ...

Franco’s catch is greatest play

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Immaculate indeed. Pittsburgh running back Franco Harris’ scoop of a deflected pass and subsequent run for the winning touchdown in a 1972 playoff victory against Oakland — forever known as the “Immaculate Reception” — has been voted the greatest play in NFL history. A ...

Potters bounce back

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CALCUTTA—Coming off of two straight tough losses, the East Liverpool football team went a long way towards smoothing over its disappointment in Friday’s rivalry clash at Beaver Local. The Potters overcame a halftime deficit with some clutch offensive plays and sturdy defense in the second ...

Bears power to 4-0

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NEW MANCHESTER, W.Va. — Oak Glen rode a balanced offensive attack to the best start in school history Friday night, improving to 4-0 for the first time with a 41-14 victory over Perry Traditional Academy out of Pittsburgh. “I’m proud of the kids,” Oak Glen head coach Ted Arneault ...

Wellsville finds a way out of Bear trap

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LEETONIA — The Wellsville Tigers made some crucial adjustment at halftime that helped propel them to 18 unanswered points in the second half of their 25-10 victory over Leetonia on the Bears’ homecoming night. The victory gives the Tigers a 3-1 overall mark on the season, 1-0 in the ...

Indians overcome adversity to dump Clips

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COLUMBIANA —Two years ago, the Southern Local Indians were a .500 team. Flash forward to now after a playoff season and share of a league title, the Indians are one of the more impressive teams in Columbiana County. Southern used a methodical ground game to keep the potent Columbiana ...

PREP FOOTBALL

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Lisbon 26, E. Palestine 7 LISBON —Lisbon broke through in the win column with a commanding 26-7 victory over East Palestine on Friday. R.J. Schreffler led the charge with 21 carries for 108 yards and three touchdowns for the Devils, 1-3, 1-0 in the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference. ...

Park tops Beaver

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From Staff Reports CALCUTTA — Beaver Local’s girls soccer team was a little overmatched against the Ohio Valley Athletic Conference’s leading Class 5A team on Thursday. Wheeling Park (9-0-3) swarmed the Beavers to score a 7-2 victory at Beaver Local’s field. The Beavers fall to ...

Beavers take seventh

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From Staff Reports DOVER — Beaver Local finished seventh overall on Thursday at the Tri-County Postseason Tournament at Zoar Village Golf Club. The Beavers shot 425 as a team. For the Beavers, McKenna Kyler had a 82, Brooke Briggs 91, Brooke Talbot 98 and Shana Cowsert 154. Louisville ...

Tigers keep rolling through EOAC

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From Staff Reports WELLSVILLE — Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference-leading Wellsville made short work of Leetonia 25-3, 25-3, 25-6 on Thursday. Wellsville is 10-2 and 8-0 in the league. For the Tigers, Emily McNicol had 20 assists; Meaghan Nixon six kills and three aces; Emma Smith seven ...