Local Sports

Friday Night Futbol

The Beaver Local and East Liverpool boys and girls soccer teams will kick off the season with a doubleheader on Friday night at Beaver Local High School. The girls game will kick at 5 p.m. with the boys to follow at 7 p.m. The Beaver Local Soccer Boosters will be putting on a Smash the Car ...

Ruling thwarts member plan

COLUMBUS — The Ohio High School Athletic Association was informed Wednesday that the Court of Common Pleas in Hamilton County has issued a temporary restraining order that prohibits the OHSAA from continuing to utilize a component of the competitive balance process that OHSAA member schools ...

Clippers soar to high finish at Yankee Run

From Staff Reports BROOKFIELD — Columbiana finished fourth and Beaver Local fifth out of 19 boys golf teams in the Brookfield Invitational at Yankee Run on Wednesday. Host Brookfield won with a 317. Columbiana was fourth at 357, one stroke ahead of Beaver Local. Seth Ross topped the ...

Bears one better

EAST LIVERPOOL — Oak Glen edged East Liverpool, 214-215, at the East Liverpool Country Club. Guiding the Golden Bears (4-2) were Josh Cline with a 49, Jacob Gittings 53, Caleb Cline 55 and Aidan Hall 57. Brennan O’Hara led the Potters with a 46, followed by Cameron Beverly 53, Clayton ...

Meet the Beavers set

CALCUTTA — Beaver Local’s Touchdown Club, football team, cheerleading boosters and high school cheerleaders will be holding a ‘Meet the Team’ and tailgate party from 4 to 6:30 p.m. on Saturday at the football stadium. The event is open to the public. Tailgate meal tickets are $15 ...

Tigers trap Bears at Valley

COLUMBIANA —Wellsville’s golf team scored a 200-224 win over Leetonia on Monday at Valley. For The Tigers, Shawn Osborn had a 42, Luke Green 45, Jared Garner 51 and Justin Talbert 62. For the Bears, Brandon Cantwell had a 51, Patrick Hull 51, Billie Sue Gibson 59 and Jayden Herhold 63. ...

ALL-OVAC ACADEMIC

Ohio Valley Athletic Conference All-Academic Team for the 2017-2018 school year (Athletes must earn at least a 3.8 GPA on a 4.0 scale to qualify) BEAVER LOCAL: Michael Agnew, Jeremy Balmenti, Nathaniel Barber, Morgan Bouscher, Tori Bowersock, Lexis Bradley, Hannah Brawslawsce, Riley ...

Veterans get in free

COLUMBIANA — Columbiana will be hosting a military appreciation night for the opening game against Western Reserve on Thursday at Firestone Park. All military veterans and those currently serving will be admitted free for the game that will kick off at 7 p.m. A tailgate party will be ...

United bests Salem

SALEM — United’s tennis team beat Salem 3-2 on Monday at the Salem Racquet Club. United hosts Mooney today. FIRST SINGLES: Elena Economous (S) def. Morgan Hovorka, 6-2, 6-2 SECOND SINGLES: Courtney Whitman (S) def. Hannah Baker, 6-2, 6-3 THIRD SINGLES: Emily McKarns (U) ...

First place for Chester

EAST LIVERPOOL — The Chester Oldtimers senior men’s baseball team grabbed sole possession of first place in the Youngstown 50-plus Baseball League with a 5-1 win over previously unbeaten Greenville (Pa.) on Sunday at East Liverpool High School. Bill Sattler went the distance on the ...