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SPORTS BRIEFING

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YSU wins sixth straight YOUNGSTOWN (AP) — Darius Quisenberry had a season-high 37 points as Youngstown State defeated Illinois-Chicago 81-73 on Saturday night. Quisenberry shot 14 for 16 from the line. Devin Morgan had 15 points for Youngstown State (12-16, 8-7 Horizon League), which ...

BOWLING RESULTS

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Sportsman League at Walnut Lanes STANDINGS: Brian’s Pro Shop 7, Steven’s Jewelers 7, Pin Punishers 5, Chaney’s 5, AK Nahas 4, Walnut Lanes 3, Turvey Cards 2, Plumm’s Stump Removal 2, Drunkin Bums 0. HIGH GAME: Terry Taylor 258, Garrett Bryson 247, Tres Click 235. HIGH SERIES: ...

Potters pay back Bears

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EAST LIVERPOOL—While they would much rather be playing for an Ohio Valley Athletic Conference championship, the East Liverpool boys basketball team eagerly welcomed a chance to avenge their December loss to Oak Glen in Friday’s OVAC 4A consolation game at Potter Fieldhouse After a slow ...

Leetonia edges Heartland

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From Staff Reports LEETONIA — The Leetonia boys basketball team closed out its regular season with a 55-54 win over Heartland on Friday. Leetonia finishes 3-19. Brock Simpson paced the Bears with 17 points, while Ethan Hartman had 15 points and eight rebounds. Senior Roman Ferry, ...

SPORTS BRIEFING

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United alumni games slated HANOVERTON —The United Local sophomore class is hosting an alumni basketball game for United Local graduates on March 15. A women’s alumni game will take place at 5 p.m. with a 30-and-over men’s alumni game at 6 p.m. and the under-30 alumni game will take ...

West Branch downs Eagles

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From Staff Reports BELOIT — Reese Leone scored 16 of his game-high 21 points in the first half to put West Branch on the way to a 64-55 win over United on Friday. The Warriors improve to 14-6, while the Eagles move to 10-10. Brandon Zuchowski contributed 16 points, Nick Pidgeon 11 and ...

Lisbon wins 10th

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From Staff Reports LISBON — Lisbon secured its 10th victory of the season by downing Jackson-Milton, 45-42, Friday. Justin Sweeney led the way with a game-high 16 points, five assists and three rebounds. Ryan McCullough added 13 points and Blayne Brownfield 10 points. Michael Davis ...

SPORTS BRIEFING

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Robb sets district record CLEVELAND—West Branch junior Jamyson Robb smashed her way into the Division II state swimming tournament Friday by setting a district record in the 100-yard breaststroke at Cleveland State University’s Robert F. Busbey Natatorium. Robb captured the district title ...

Beavers stop Central

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STEUBENVILLE — The defense never rested in Beaver Local’s 45-32 OVAC consolation pool victory over Catholic Central Friday night at Mickey Barber Gymnasium. Down 10-7 after one, the Beavers switched things up defensively, going with a 2-3 zone. The result—coach Jason Pacanowski’s club ...

Eagles close out Potters

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HANOVERTON—The United girls basketball team defeated East Liverpool 58-48 Thursday. Loren Swords powered the Eagles with a career-high 22 points. Celeste Hofmeister added 15 points. The Eagles close the regular season at 11-11. Emma Ludwig poured in 25 points to lead the Potters. East ...