Local Sports

Springfield’s season comes to an end

LORAIN—Springfield’s seventh inning rally fell short as they lost to Garfield Heights-Trinity 3-1 in the Div. IV regional semifinals at Pipe Yard Stadium in Lorain. Jarrett Orbin batted in the lone run in the top of the seventh inning for the Tigers. Trinity took a 2-0 lead in the ...

Austintown Div. II regional track results

BOYS RESULTS FINALS (Top four advance to state) 3200 RELAY: 1. Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy (Jake Malovasic, Daniel Ripple, Colin Gaines, Sam Rush) 8:01.06; 2. Fairview Park Fairview 8:01.60; 3. Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary 8:01.63; 4. Salem 8:01.88; 5. Orange 8:02.95; 6. Chardon Notre ...

Kinsey gives good effort in prelims

NEW CONCORD—Beaver Local’s Teddi Kinsey qualified for the finals in the 100 and 300 meter hurdles at the Div. II regional track meet on Thursday at Muskingum University. The top eight qualifiers in the prelimanaries will compete in the finals on Saturday. Kinsey had the fifth best ...

Warriors fulfilling their Destany

AKRON—Late inning comebacks have become second nature for the West Branch softball team during its tournament run. On Wednesday, the Warriors rallied again and knocked off Perry 3-1 in a Div. II regional semifinal at Akron Firestone Stadium. “It makes these games even better,” West ...

Jarrett makes it three straight

MASSILLON — United senior high jumper Camryn Jarrett saves her best for the end of the season. “I think I get anxious and my adrenaline gets me going higher,” she said. “It counts more at the end of the season.” Jarrett repeated as the Massillon Perry Division III regional ...

Div. III Massillon Perry regional track results

BOYS RESULTS FINALS (Top four advance to state) 3200 RELAY: 1. East Canton 7:54.54; 2. Gates Mills Gilmour Academy 8:07.23; 3. Maplewood 8:14.76; 4. Smithville 8:17.97; 5. Norwayne 8:28.99; 6. Steubenville Catholic Central 8:31.86; 7. Dalton 8:33.09; 8. McDonald 8:36.80. DISCUS: 1. ...

Sloan ascends to Columbus

MASSILLON — Southern Local freshman Bradly Sloan is wise beyond his years on the track. Sloan became Southern Local’s first state qualifier in 12 years with one clutch long jump at the Massillon Perry Division III regional meet Wednesday. With seven other jumpers over 20 feet, Sloan ...

Doubles switch pays off

EAST LIVERPOOL—A year ago, East Liverpool’s Chris Montgomery and Alex Tambellini singles tournament runs each fizzled out at the district level at Ohio University. This year the pair had a different approach going into tournament time as the single standouts became a doubles team. That ...

Salem boys turn to one of their own

SALEM — The new Salem boys basketball coach needs no introduction. Jeff Andres, a former Salem girls head coach and longtime boys assistant, was hired as the boys head coach by the board of education Monday. “It’s been a good place for me,” said Andres, who is in his 20th year as a ...

Area track and field leaders

Here are the top high school track and field times and distances in Columbiana County and southern Mahoning County through May 22, according to meet results reported to the Morning Journal: BOYS LEADERS 110 HURDLES: Zach Murray (Salem) 15.34, Andre Tonkinson (Salem) 15.94, Jaret Hahn ...