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Salem boys turn to one of their own

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SALEM — The new Salem boys basketball coach needs no introduction. Jeff Andres, a former Salem girls head coach and longtime boys assistant, was hired as the boys head coach by the board of education Monday. “It’s been a good place for me,” said Andres, who is in his 20th year as a ...

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 22, according to meet results reported to the Morning Journal: BOYS LEADERS 110 HURDLES: Zach Murray (Salem) 15.34, Andre Tonkinson (Salem) 15.94, Jaret Hahn ...

SPORTS BRIEFING

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Watson hits hole-in-one CALCUTTA — Sam Watson of East Liverpool hit a hole-in-one during senior league play at Beaver Creek Meadows on Monday. He aced the 140-yard 12th hole. It was the second hole-in-one for the 84-year-old Watson. Witnesses were Sparky Miller and Fred Henderson of ...

AREA GOLF RESULTS

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Salineville Men’s Thursda y Night Golf League at Beaver Creek Meadows. Flory Construction 14.5, Team Toot 14, Old Guys 14, J&R 13, Tom & Sam 12, Burtons 9, Gil & Tom - 7, K & B - 6.5, Two Dummies & Set of Clubs 5, Two Guys Two Clubs 5 Brittian Motors Tuesday ...

Potters net state berth

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ATHENS — East Liverpool seniors Chris Montgomery and Alex Tambellini are headed to the state tennis tournament. “I’m proud of the kids,” East Liverpool coach George Whittaker said. “We didn’t know what to expect being the first time this far in the tournament as a doubles team but ...

Quakers rule in Salem

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SALEM — The Salem track teams defended their turf Saturday. The Quakers totaled six victories on the afternoon and raced to the Division II district boys and girls team titles a second straight year at Reilly Stadium. Salem finished it off as both 1600-meter relay teams won with the best ...

Kinsey, Pappas advance

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MILLERSBURG — Beaver Local sophomore Teddi Kinsey made her mark at the West Holmes Division II track meet on Saturday, finishing in second place in both hurdles. Kinsey was second in the girls 100-meter hurdles (16.5 seconds) and 300-meter hurdles (47.82). Beaver Local senior Zak ...

Tropeck adds state runner-up

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Oak Glen junior thrower Kellen Tropeck capped a solid weekend at the West Virginia State Track and Field Meet on Saturday with a second-place showing in the shot put. Tropeck threw 52 feet, 4 1/2 inches to finish runner up behind Bridgeport’s Christopher Trent (55-11 ...

Ohio sets dates for 2018-19 hunting

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COLUMBUS — The Ohio Wildlife Council has approved regulations for the state’s 2018-19 hunting season. The deer archery season will run from Sept. 29 to Feb. 3. The youth deer gun season will be Nov. 17-18. The deer gun season will run from Nov. 26 to Dec. 2 and Dec. 15-16. The ...

Salem Div. II district

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vBOYS RESULTS TEAM STANDINGS: 1. Salem (135), 2. Canal Fulton Northwest (80), 3. South Range (77), 4. Akron Coventry (62), 5. Poland (57), 6. West Branch (46), 7. Mogadore Field (42), 8. Massillon Tuslaw (40), 9. Struthers (35), 10. Canton South (34), 11. Navarre Fairless (21), 12. LaBrae ...