Local Sports

Range bests Mooney

YOUNGSTOWN—The South Range boys basketball team earned a 58-53 win over Cardinal Mooney Saturday. Chris Brooks led the Raiders with 20 points. Jaxon Anderson added 12 points, while Dante Digaetano had 10 points. South Range won the JV game 51-32. The Raiders are at Tallmadge Tuesday. ...

Different net to trap their prey

Just recently our internet connection stopped working and I was amazed at how much it affected me. It certainly was not as big a problem as when the ice storm took out our electric, but I use the internet for my writing. Somehow spending four nights in the dark without electric was more ...

Bulldogs triumph as Lisbon’s Sweeney returns makes return

EAST PALESTINE—John Bertovich scored 15 points to help lead the East Palestine boys basketball team to a 51-44 win over Lisbon Friday in Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference action. Dominic Posey added 13 points for the Bulldogs, who improve to 1-2 overall and 1-1 in the EOAC. Stephen ...

Beavers give Potters a battle

CALCUTTA — Buckeye 8 arch-rivals East Liverpool and Beaver Local treated a jam-packed crowd to an absolutely tremendous high school boys basketball game on the Beavers’ court here Friday night. The Potters remained unbeaten at 3-0, but the inspired Beavers (0-2) took the visitors to the ...

McComas picks up 100th win

CUYAHOGA FALLS — Beaver Local’s Cole McComas added another milestone to his stellar high school career by capturing his 100th career win on Friday at the Ironman Tournament at Walsh Jesuit High School. The tournament features wrestlers from 20 states including Hawaii and is known as one ...

SWIMMING

Indian Creek, Oak Glen, Beaver Local at East Liverpool Friday at Calcutta YMCA BOYS SCORES Indian Creek 83, Oak Glen 10 East Liverpool 72, Oak Glen 9 East Liverpool 66, Indian Creek 58 Beaver Local 62, Oak Glen 12 Indian Creek 60, Beaver Local 41 GIRLS SCORES Indian Creek 78, ...

Oak Glen girls rally for road win

TORONTO — Basketball games are four quarters long, and the Oak Glen girls’ basketball team is thankful for that fact. Toronto outscored Oak Glen in each of the first three quarters, but the Golden Bears outscored the Red Knights, 27-13, in the fourth to rally for a 62-60 victory Friday ...

Quakers making strides

SALEM — Salem was hitting on cylinders in a 73-46 win over Beaver Local on Thursday in girls basketball action. Echo Mayer-Kutz guided the 4-1 Quakers with 19 points, six rebounds, four assists, four steals and two blocks. Ellie Davidson contributed 10 points, six rebounds, and six ...

JUNIOR HIGH

GIRLS BASKETBALL Oak Glen vs. Weirton 7th Grade: Oak Glen won 29-27 on Thursday. Oak Glen: Kami Ward 13, Ella Dennis 8 rebounds. 8th Grade: Oak Glen won 28-24. Oak Glen: Carson Barr 11., Alexis Greenlief 10 rebounds. Salem vs. Alliance 7th Grade: Alliance won 24-19 on Thursday. 8th ...

Indian Creek cruises past Liverpool

WINTERSVILLE — Forcing turnovers and scoring in transition has been the recipe for success so far this season for the Indian Creek girls’ basketball team. Indian Creek scored the first 17 points of the game against East Liverpool Thursday night, and the Redskins never looked back, en ...