Local Sports

Bears control Potters

EAST LIVERPOOL—The Oak Glen wrestling team defeated East Liverpool 50-21 in a dual meet Thursday. Shawn Moore, Gavin Ray, Peyton Hall and Jonathan Creese all collected pins for the Golden Bears. For East Liverpool, Howard Williams and Devon Keys each won by pin. Logan Bennett also won by ...

Clippers shoot to thrill

WELLSVILLE — Columbiana’s girls basketball team scorched the nets for 12 threes in an 86-27 win over Wellsville on Thursday. Columbiana — 4-2 overall — moves to 4-0 in the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference. Wellsville is 0-5, 0-4. Kayla Muslovski led the Clippers with 34 points ...

Mount places five on AP All-America

Five Mount Union football players graced the 2018 Associated Press All-America Football Teams released Thursday. Senior defensive back Louis Berry, senior linebacker Danny Robinson and junior defensive lineman Andrew Roesch are all first team selections while junior wide receiver Justin Hill ...

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Oak Glen falls to Creek NEW CUMBERLAND, W.Va. — Despite a frustrating second half and numerous fouls, the Indian Creek girls basketball team outlasted Oak Glen for a 60-42 victory on Thursday. The Redskins (6-0) led 30-14 at halftime before the Golden Bears (2-3) attempted a comeback, ...

BOWLING

Potters sweep Tigers EAST LIVERPOOL—East Liverpool swept Wellsville in a pair of bowling matches Thursday at Walnut Lanes. The Potters won the boys match 2,172-2,015. For the Potters (4-1) Billy Todd had a 220 high game, while Josh Kiger added a 217 high game. For Wellsville, Jonathan ...

JUNIOR HIGH

GIRLS BASKETBALL Toronto vs. Lisbon Lisbon won 25-24 on Wednesday. Lisbon: Madison Marriner 8 points, Morgan Lively 6 points. Next: Lisbon hosts Southern Wednesday. Crestview vs. Campbell 7th Grade: Crestview won 31-1 on Thursday. Crestview: Grace Auer 8, Brooke Brubaker 6. 8th ...

West Branch has its way with Salem

BELOIT — The two girls basketball powers of the Eastern Buckeye Conference slugged it out blow for blow when Salem and West Branch collided in the West Branch Field House Wednesday night. When the last punch landed, it was West Branch which emerged with a 39-31 win over the Quakers in a ...

Special plans for Righetti

ALLIANCE — Mount Union junior kicker Max Righetti said the most nervous he’s ever been was for the Amos Alonzo Stagg Bowl last year. “Knowing the only two starts I had last year was in the last two games,” he said. “This year is totally different because I’ve done it and I’m not ...

Hoppel going strong

CALCUTTA — The largest field in the event’s history will descend on Beaver Local High School on Saturday when the 41st annual Everett Hoppel Memorial Wrestling Tournament gets under way. Joining hosts Beaver Local in the 17-team field will be Indian Creek, Oak Glen, Southern Local, ...

Liberty slows Crestview in All-American Conference play

LIBERTY — Sharda Williamson scored 26 points and Liberty held Crestview to 14 points through three quarters during a 47-23 win in All-American Conference girls action Wednesday. The Leopards outscored the Rebels 31-10 in the middle two quarters to take 37-14 lead. Nysa Gilchrist added 14 ...