Local Sports

Area girls tee off one last time at Tam O’Shanter

CANTON — Area girls golfers took on some tough competition on Tuesday at the Division II district tournament at Tam O’Shanter Hills. None of the four area individual qualifiers advanced out of the district which moved two teams and two individuals not on qualifying teams to the state ...

Van Meter heads back to state

CAMBRIDGE — Minerva junior Jordan Van Meter qualified for the girls state golf tournament a third straight year by shooting a 77 on Tuesday at the Division II district tournament at Cambridge Country Club. Last season, Van Meter finished eighth at state. Garaway was the lone team ...

Raiders, Warriors come up short

RAVENNA — South Range and West Branch’s boys golf teams didn’t have much luck on Tuesday at the Div. II district tournament at Windmill Lakes Golf Course. The top three teams and top three individuals not on a qualifying team advanced to the state tournament set for Oct. 12-13 at Ohio ...

Eagles, Bulldogs repeat in EOAC

EAST PALESTINE — The second Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference Cross Country Meet was much like the first. United senior Daniel Frase and the Golden Eagles repeated as the boys champions, while the East Palestine girls also made it two straight league titles Tuesday. Frase won the boys ...

Wellsville wraps up EOAC title

WELLSVILLE — Wellsville wrapped up sole possession of the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference title with a 25-12, 25-14, 25-11 win over East Palestine on Tuesday. The Tigers improve to 17-1 overall and 13-0 in the EOAC. They will close out league play at Lisbon on Thursday. Guiding the Tigers ...

United boys wear second EOAC crown

LEETONIA —The United boys soccer team clinched its second straight Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference championship with a 6-0 win over Leetonia on Monday night. Daniel Blum and Ethan McDevitt led the Eagles with two goals each with Zach Jewell and Anthony Phillips each scoring once. ...

SPORTS BRIEFING

Potters top Bulldogs EAST PALESTINE — East Liverpool’s tennis team defeated East Palestine 4-0 on Tuesday at East Palestine City Park. East Liverpool is 7-5 and will host Salem next Tuesday to close out the season. FIRST SINGLES: Chloe Stewart (EL) vs. Isabella McLaughlin, match ...

COMPUTER RATINGS

OHSAA Football Computer Ratings — Oct. 2 (Entering Week 7) Top eight schools from each region in the final report Oct. 28 will qualify for the playoffs Division III Region 9— 1. Canfield (6-0) 15.1833, 2. Chagrin Falls Kenston (6-0) 12.8, 3. Akron East (5-1) 12.6667, 4. Chardon ...

JUNIOR HIGH

VOLLEYBALL East Liverpool at Beaver Local 7th Grade: Beaver won 25-17, 25-15 Tuesday. Beaver, Shaylon Mackall 18 points and 9 aces, Alli Pickering 6 points. 8th Grade: Beaver won 25-16,25-17. Beaver, Chloe Reed 9 points, Madison Lowe 6 points. Next: Beaver hosts Oak Glen ...

Southern rises to sixth

COLUMBUS — Southern Local has passed every test so far this football season. The 6-0 Indians will face another one Friday night when they travel to United. The Indians climbed another spot to sixth in the Associated Press Division VI high school football poll released Monday after going ...