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Oak Glen exits state tourney

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Oak Glen’s volleyball team came up against a regional champ and was bumped out of the West Virginia Class AA state tournament in the quarterfinal round on Friday morning at the Charleston Civic Center. Independence, the Region No. 3 champion, struck down the Golden ...

High school Heisman

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Sunjay Chawla and Lauren Eccles were announced Friday as the national winners of the Wendy’s High School Heisman. Chawla is a senior at the Pillow Academy in Greenwood Mississippi and is a member of the soccer and tennis teams. Eccles is a senior at Jefferson County High School in Dandridge ...

FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS

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Friday’s Scores PREP FOOTBALL Division I Regional Semifinal Cin. Colerain 48, Milford 14 Cin. Elder 34, Liberty Twp. Lakota E. 6 Dublin Coffman 43, Tol. Whitmer 20 Hilliard Davidson 17, Springfield 14 Lakewood St. Edward 56, Euclid 35 Mentor 36, Can. McKinley ...

Sherry is a finalist

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EAST PALESTINE — East Palestine senior football player Parker Sherry keeps pulling in the postseason honors. On Thursday, Sherry was named one of 10 national finalists for the Wendy’s High School Heisman. Fresh off winning the state honor, Sherry was named the winner for Region 3. The ...

‘Sugar Shi’ to fight in Chicago

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ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill. — East Liverpool boxer Shianne Gist will make her return to the ring on Nov. 21 in a championship bout in suburban Chicago. Gist will fight Sarah “Savage” Curran of McHenry, Illinois for the vacant American Boxing Federation USA Female Welterweight Title at the ...

2018 Mahoning Valley Athletic Conference Football All-Stars

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FIRST TEAM: Jimmy Harper (Jackson-Milton); Dyllen Gibbs (Jackson-Milton); Bryce Davis (Jackson-Milton); Matt Hvisdak (Lowellville); Joe Ballone (Lowellville); Alex Cintron (McDonald); Josh Celli (McDonald); Zach Gray (McDonald); Ali Hammond (McDonald); Logan Marshall (McDonald); Nate Dean ...

Four gain All-Ohio honors

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From Staff Reports The area was well-represented on the Ohio High School Volleyball Coaches Association All-Ohio teams released Monday. East Liverpool’s Skye Stokes was named to the first team in Division II, while Salem’s Echo Mayer-Kutz was named to the second team in Division II. ...

SPORTS BRIEFING

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Sherry wins HS Heisman EAST PALESTINE—East Palestine senior quarterback Parker Sherry has been honored as a Wendy’s High School Heisman winner for the state of Ohio. Sherry is one of two winners from Ohio, with the other being Bronte Johnson from Gahanna Lincoln. The Wendy’s High School ...

SPORTS BRIEFING

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Trimmer is YSU’s hero YOUNGSTOWN — Melinda Trimmer hit a jumper with 1.2 seconds left in regulation to force overtime, and the Youngstown State women’s basketball team went on to beat Robert Morris, 69-59, in Tuesday’s season opener in front of 1,189 fans at the Beeghly ...

Stokes, Felton named OVAC top players

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East Liverpool’s Skye Stokes and Southern Local’s Riley Felton were named Ohio Valley Athletic Conference volleyball players of the year in their respective divisions. Stokes, a junior, played 71 sets and a had an 82.5 serving percentage. She added 215 assists, 380 kills, 20 solo blocks, ...