Local Sports

Fishing can be fun for everyone

Once upon a time fishing was the dominion of men and boys. Those days are gone as more and more women and girls discover the thrill of fishing, and I love to see it. Every once in a while Barb gets the urge to go fishing, and just recently we trolled around the lake in our pontoon boat. ...

Arvin All-Star Football Classic

See cu.morningjournalnews.com for more pictures from the Jack Arvin All-Star Football Classic at Canfield High School on Thursday night.

Thrilling opener for Scrappers

NILES — The Mahoning Valley Scrappers opened their 20th season of baseball at Eastwood Field and treated their fans to an extra-inning walk-off win Friday night. The Scrappers scored three runs in the bottom of the 10th and Gabriel Mejia delivered a sacrifice fly to score Hosea Nelson for a ...

Mahoning stars get chance to shine again

CANFIELD — The wheels of Valley Christian’s state track champion Jamynk Jackson carried the Mahoning All-Stars to a 12-7 win over Trumbull in the 34th annual Jack Arvin All-Star Football Classic on Thursday night at Canfield High School. The game featured top recently-graduated seniors ...

SPORTS BRIEFING

Potter Proud scramble set The Potter Proud Golf Scramble sponsored by East Liverpool City Hospital to benefit East Liverpool Athletic Department and Renovation Fund will be held Friday at Beaver Meadows Golf Course. Team check in and event day registration begins at 7 a.m. and golfing will ...

Jack Arvin All-Star Football Classic

The Mahoning Valley Coaches Association will sponsor its 34th annual Jack Arvin All-Star Football Classic at 7 p.m. Thursday at Canfield High School. The annual game will pit Mahoning/Columbiana County All-Stars against Trumbull County All-Stars: MAHONING/ COLUMBIANA COUNTY Jamar Nuby Valley ...

Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference All-Stars

BASEBALL First Team Chase Franken Pitcher Columbiana Logan Bell Pitcher Lisbon Cam Summers Catcher Lisbon Dalton Vance Infield East Palestine Nate Karaffa Infield Toronto Caleb Glover Infield Southern Local Nick Sninchak Infield Toronto Shane Black Infield United Ethan ...

Warrior duo had what it takes

Area softball players made their mark in a big way this season and for that effort several were honored with All-Ohio distinctions by the Ohio High School Fastpitch Softball Coaches Association. Fresh off a run to the Div. II state championship game, West Branch senior pitcher Kelsey Byers ...

Coming down the final stretch

AKRON — Billy Graham saved souls there. Karl Wallenda once walked on a tightrope above the gridiron. The Rolling Stones performed there in 1972, getting fans so worked up that a couple dozen got arrested. And there was football. Lots of football. In the end, the Akron Rubber Bowl’s ...

Nightmare truck enjoyed a dream weekend

SALEM — The sight of “Daddy’s Nightmare” brought out the kid in many people during the weekend’s festivities at the Salem Super Cruise. “It brings a lot of entertainment to different events,” Bob Grill of Pittsburgh owner of the truck said. “Kids of all ages love ...