Local Sports

Potters turn it up a notch

EAST LIVERPOOL—It’s been a while since the East Liverpool football team played a game in late September with real playoff implications, but—as the season transitions to fall—that’s exactly what the Potters are facing when they welcome Martins Ferry into Patterson Field on ...

Four girls to district

From Staff Reports HUBBARD — Area girls golfers took the four district berths at the Division II secitonal tournament Wednesday at Pine Lakes Golf Club. Springfield junior Madison Horvath shot an 81 to share medalist honors with Youngstown Mooney senior Hadley Spielvogel. Crestview ...

Potters reach OVAC final; Beavers next on Saturday

From Staff Reports EAST LIVERPOOL—The East Liverpool boys soccer team appears to be clicking on all cylinders at exactly the right time. Wednesday, the second-seeded Potters played a complete match in defeating third-seeded Harrison Central 2-0 in an OVAC 4A semifinal at Patterson ...

Salem blanks Minerva

From Staff Reports SALEM — Paige Bailey scoreed two goals in leading the Salem girls soccer team past Minerva, 2-0, Wednesday night at Reilly Stadium. The Quakers improve to 10-1-1 on the season and 4-0-1 in the Eastern Buckeye Conference. The Salem girls will return to action today as ...

Beavers bump St. Clairsville

From Staff Reports CALCUTTA—The Beaver Local volleyball team dispatched St. Clairsville, 25-19, 25-20, 25-11, Wednesday. For the Beavers, Hannah Call had two aces and seven digs. Karlee Furman had five aces, three kills, four digs and 13 points. Elaina Howell had 11 assists, six digs. ...

JUNIOR HIGH

VOLLEYBALL Lisbon vs. Leetonia 7th Grade: Lisbon won 25-17, 18-25, 25-20 Wednesday. Leetonia, Martina Cole 15 points, Kayla Kaminski 10. 8th Grade: Leetonia won 25-23, 25-18. Leetonia, Katlynn Callihan 10 points, Landry Baker 8. East Palestine at Southern Local 7th Grade: Southern won ...

Salem sweeps — again

SALEM — The Salem boys cross country team is getting closer to being in championship form. The Quakers featured five of the top six runners on the way to a fourth straight Columbiana County title Tuesday at muddy Waterworth Memorial Park. “Each meet tells a story,” Salem coach Rob ...

Rozeski leads way for Salem girls

SALEM — Salem senior Haley Rozeski has an individual county championship to go along with the county team titles she helped the Quakers rack up. Rozeski was the overall winner at the Columbiana Country Cross Country Meet Tuesday in leading the Salem girls to a fifth straight county ...

Wellsville closing in on EOAC league crown

COLUMBIANA—The state-ranked Wellsville volleyball team continued to roll with a 25-9, 25-14, 25-17 win over Columbiana Tuesday. The Tigers, who are ranked 14th in Div. IV, improve to 14-1 overall and 11-0 in the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference. Kiki Perry totaled 12 kills and three ...

Oak Glen rocks Harrison

NEW MANCHESTER, W.Va. — A hat trick by Reece Enochs, two goals from Maggie Kovalcik and a six-goal advantage would make a great game for the Oak Glen girls soccer team. On Tuesday, the Golden Bears accomplished that in the first seven minutes. They rode that momentum to a 12-1 victory over ...