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Ogden reaches 1,000 points

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CAMPBELL — The Heartland Christian girls basketball team wanted to get the suspense out of the way early Wednesday. Heartland senior Sydney Ogden scored her 1,000th career point on a free throw in the first quarter and finished with 22 points, but the Lions lost to Campbell Memorial, ...

Mount Union football hits target with Dartt

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ALLIANCE — The University of Mount Union football program is staying in the hands of the Kehres family. Geoff Dartt will replace his brother-in-law, Vince Kehres, as the head coach of the NCAA Division III football powerhouse. The 37-year-old Dartt is the Purple Raiders’ fourth football ...

Tigers, Eagles split

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WELLSVILLE — Freshman Isaiah Greathouse arrived for Wellsville. Trailing 26-19 at halftime, Greathouse scored all 18 of his points in the second half to lead the Tigers past United, 63-50, Tuesday. Wellsville improves to 6-6 overall and 4-3 in the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference. United ...

PREP BOWLING

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Beaver Local downs Wellsville EAST LIVERPOOL — Beaver Local’s bowling team knocked off Wellsville 2,149-1,899 on Wednesday at Walnut Lanes. Beaver Local (3-4) was led by Kyle Huntsman’s 222 high game and 366 series. Alex Burgess had a 172 high game and a 329 series. For Wellsville ...

SPORTS BRIEFING

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Young Indians crack Potters EAST LIVERPOOL — Southern’s freshman boys basketball team beat East Liverpool 23-20 on Wednesday. Colton Soukup had six points for the winners. Cooper Edmiston and Zach Tribelo had five points each. Dorsey had 10 points for the Potters. Southern is 4-3. Clark ...

Southern gets new life against East Palestine

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SALINEVILLE — With its hopes of an outright league title getting a new life, Southern played like a team intent on seizing its opportunity. Behind an offense that attacked right out of the gate, the Indians overwhelmed East Palestine in the first half and cruised home with a 92-57 victory ...

Lisbon wins battle of Blue Devils

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From Staff Reports BERLIN CENTER — Lisbon made 15 of 21 free throws in the fourth quarter to hold off Western Reserve, 51-45, in a battle of Blue Devils Tuesday. Blayne Brownfield scored 17 points, making all four of his free throws in the fourth quarter, and grabbed 11 rebounds to guide ...

Walter, Brooks highlight North squad

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From Staff Reports MASSILLON — Several area athletes will take part in the Ohio High School Football Coaches Association North-South Classic set for April 25 at Massillon Paul Brown Stadium. Salem’s Niko Walter, South Range’s Chris Brooks, Springfield’s Evan Ohlin and ...

GIRLS POLL

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COLUMBUS — How a state panel of sports writers and broadcasters rates Ohio High School girls basketball teams in the weekly 2019-20 Associated Press poll, by OHSAA divisions, with won-lost record and total points (first-place votes in parentheses): DIVISION I 1, Cin. Mt. Notre Dame ...

Tiger bowlers move to 11-5

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EAST LIVERPOOL — Wellsville’s bowling team secured a 1,841-1,685 win over Heartland Christian on Tuesday at Walnut Lanes. For the Tigers (11-5), Joey LaScola had a 341 series and a high game of 181. Kaylee Crow had a 315 series and a high game of 176. For Heartland, Zach Labon had a ...