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Division III All-Ohio boys

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COLUMBUS – The 2017-18 Ohio Prep Sportswriters Association Division III All-Ohio high school boys basketball team, as selected by a statewide media panel: DIVISION III FIRST TEAM Chase Yoho, Bellaire, 5-10, sr., 25.6 ppg; Danny Bartholomew, Magnolia Sandy Valley, 6-8, sr., 17.9; Tre’ ...

SPORTS BRIEFING

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Al Beach Classic today CANFIELD — The 48th annual Al Beach Classic — featuring some of the top senior basketball players from Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties — will be held tonight at Canfield High School. The girls game will start at 6 p.m. and the boys game at approximately ...

Ohio State made a jump in progress

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COLUMBUS — All indications were that this would be another forgettable year for Ohio State basketball. Coming off two disappointing seasons, the Buckeyes had the same core of players but a new coach in Chris Holtmann , who did his best in the preseason to tamp down expectations. But ...

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Fitch grad beats Bucks SOUTH BEND, Indiana — Austintown Fitch High School graduate Cam Morrison scored the game-winning goal in overtime as the third-ranked Notre Dame hockey team defeated fourth-ranked Ohio State, 3-2, in the Big Ten championship Saturday night. The Irish went up 2-0 in ...

Snyder does Ohio State proud

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CLEVELAND — Bo Nickal isn’t known for demonstrative displays of raw emotion. Clinching an NCAA championship with a vengeful pin over a longtime rival brought it out of the Penn State 184-pounder on Saturday night. Nickal reversed an early attack from Ohio State’s Myles Martin and spun ...

Oak Glen heats up a cold day

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WEIRTON, W.Va. — When game time rolled around at Edwin J. Bowman Field for the season opening match up between Oak Glen and Madonna, it was around 32 degrees and some light snow was falling. In the fourth inning, the Golden Bears bats heated things up during the cold afternoon contest with a ...

All ready to spring into action

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According to my Wild Ohio calendar, spring will arrive on Tuesday. Maybe, but after a lifetime in Ohio I’ve learned that the calendar is not always a good predictor of spring’s arrival, at least not when you consider that spring should arrive bearing spring like weather. No matter what ...

BOWLING RESULTS

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High Nooners League at Tri-State Lanes STANDINGS: Michelle 26-10, Teena 23-13, Edith 22.5-13.5, Mike 22-14, Nancy 21-15, Velma 14.5-21.5. HIGH MEN’S GAMES/SERIES: Mike Price 224/499, Bob Rizor 186,534, Don Dickey 456. HIGH WOMEN’S GAMES/SERIES: Terrie Spooner 188/466; Michelle ...

EOAC vs. MVAC All-Stars

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The Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference and the Mahoning Valley Athletic Conference will meet in an All-Star basketball game Monday at Mineral Ridge High School. The girls game will start at 6 p.m., followed by the boys game at 8 p.m. Here are the rosters for the respective teams: Eastern Ohio ...

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New Philly’s season over COLUMBUS — The New Philadelphia girls basketball team’s tournament run came to an end with a 62-57 loss to sixth-ranked Toledo Rogers in the Division II state semifinals in front of 5,316 at the Schottenstein Center on Friday afternoon. Toledo Rogers (26-3) will ...