Local Sports

Blakeman, Helpy throw no-nos

COLUMBIANA—Crestview freshman Carter Blakeman threw a no-hitter as the Rebels blanked Heartland Christian 9-0 Thursday. Blakeman struck out nine and walked one over seven innings as the Rebels improve to 11-3. At the plate, Crestview was led by Tyler Hurd and Keith Berger with three hits ...

HIGH SCHOOL TRACK

at United Thursday BOYS RESULTS TEAM STANDINGS: United 97 1/2, Howland 46 1/2, Lisbon 20 3200 RELAY: United (Seaman, Frase, Kataro, Hardcastle) 9:03.2; 110 HURDLES: Hahn (U) 14.9; 100 DASH: Steves (L) 12.6; 800 RELAY: United (Hahn, Seaman, Blum, Baker) 1:42.7; 1600 RUN: Hardcastle (U) ...

Lisbon breaks away from Beaver Local

From Staff Reports CALCUTTA—The Lisbon baseball team broke open a close game with six seventh-inning runs to defeat Beaver Local 9-2 on Wednesday. The Blue Devils improve to 6-7 overall. Josh Entrikin had a double and three RBIs for the Blue Devils, while Nick Mundy had a pair of hits. ...

Gates returns to Rebels

COLUMBIANA— A familiar face will be back at the helm of the Crestview boys basketball program next fall after the board of education voted to give Rick Gates a two-year contract. “I’m glad to be back and be a Rebel again,” said Gates, who has 313 career victories as a head coach, all ...

JUNIOR HIGH TRACK

At East Palestine Wednesday BOYS RESULTS Lisbon 86, East Palestine 41, Leetonia 40, Wellsville 6 110 HURDLES: Daley (LI) 19.0; 100 DASH: Colvin (LI) 13.0; 1600 RUN: Mancuso (LE) 6:22.3; 400 RELAY: East Palestine 59.6; 400 DASH: Price (EP) 61.0; 800 RELAY: No teams entered; 200 HURDLES: ...

HIGH SCHOOL TRACK

At Columbiana Tuesday BOYS RESULTS TEAM STANDINGS: 1. United (119), 2. Columbiana (75 1/2), 3. East Liverpool (56 1/2), 4. Ursuline (47), 5. Toronto (38), 6. Southern (33). 3200 RELAY: United 8:50.3; 110 HURDLES: Jaret Hahn (UN) 15.7; 100 DASH: Bradly Sloan (S) 11.4; 800 RELAY: United ...

Eagles, Indians play into the night

SALINEVILLE—Tuesday’s key Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference clash between Southern and United featured a little bit of everything. In the end, the only thing that was missing was a winner. After the two teams battled back and forth, darkness eventually won out and the Indians and Eagles ...

Bulldogs’ Vance tosses no-hitter

From Staff Reports LEETONIA — It was Cooper Vance’s day on the mound for the East Palestine baseball team. Vance, a freshman, recorded 18 strikeouts for a no-hitter as the Bulldogs dropped Leetonia, 6-0, Tuesday in Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference play. Justin Hooley had two hits for ...

PREP TRACK

At East Palestine Tuesday BOYS RESULTS East Palestine 121, Wellsville 51, Lisbon 42, Leetonia 12 3200 RELAY: East Palestine 9:57.4; 110 HURDLES: Josh Welch (EP) 17.4; 100 DASH: Justin Wright (W) 10.9; 800 RELAY: East Palestine 1:39.7; 1600 RUN: Andrew Cunningham (EP) 5:07.5; 400 RELAY: ...

Thorn becomes Salem hit leader

From Staff Reports SALEM — Senior leadoff hitter Bailee Thorn became Salem’s career hit leader and the Quakers beat Carrollton for the first time in more than five years with a 10-2 victory Tuesday. Thorn went 3-for-3 with a walk to raise her career hit total to 114, surpassing Clara ...