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Crestview makes a good first impression

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EAST LIVERPOOL—In the first-ever meeting between the Crestview Rebels and the East Liverpool Potters, the Rebels were able to accumulate 340 yards on the ground and take down the Potters, 22-6, Friday night. Senior running back William Hardenbrook ran for 193 yards and two touchdowns and ...

PREP FOOTBALL

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Playoff regions COLUMBUS — There weren’t any notable changes in the Ohio High School Athletic Association football playoff regions for area teams. East Palestine and Sebring opted out of the playoffs. The rest of the area teams remained in their usual regions. A total of 565 ...

Beaver wallops Minerva

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CALCUTTA — Beaver Local left Minerva in the dust. The Beavers’ Dylan Moore took the opening kick 85 yards for a touchdown as the Beavers made quick work of the Lions in a 56-7 victory on Friday. The Beavers are 3-1 and have won three straight. Beaver heads to Edison next Friday. ...

Warriors, Raiders are 4-0

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CARROLLTON—West Branch used a 24-point opening quarter on Friday night to move past Carrollton 37-20 and on to 4-0 on the season. Alek Wilson opened up the scoring with a 49 yard receiving touchdown from quarterback Dru DeShields. After a field goal that made it 10-0, Nick Wilson jumped ...

United survives Valley

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HANOVERTON — United had to work for its fourth victory of the season. The Eagles scored twice in the fourth quarter to beat Valley Christian, 21-0, Friday and maintain the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference lead. United improves to 4-0 and is tied with Leetonia for the league lead. The ...

Sloan makes Indians special

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SALINEVILLE —The Southern Indians, behind a stellar performance by senior receiver Brad Sloan, knocked off the Columbiana Clippers 33-14 to break a second place tie on Friday between the two schools in the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference. Sloan scored touchdowns by rushing the ball, ...

Dukes defeat Quakers again

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SALEM — For the second consecutive week, Salem got involved in an offensive shootout with another Eastern Buckeye Conference opponent as the Quakers and Marlington combined for over 800 yards of offense during Friday night’s scoring bonanza at Sebo Stadium. But unlike last week, when the ...

SPORTS SHORTS

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Potters boot Wildcats STRUTHERS — The East Liverpool girls soccer team beat Struthers, 3-1, Thursday night. Selena Rogers scored two goals for the Potters and Allie Kidder one. Alessandra Ferrazzano made three saves in goal. Prep tennis BELOIT — Salem outlasted West Branch 3-2 on ...

Lisbon gets on the board

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EAST PALESTINE — Lisbon broke a nine-game losing streak by topping East Palestine 39-12 on Friday in Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference play. Lisbon is 1-3 and won for the first time since it beat East Palestine last season. Ryan McCullough had a big night for the Devils with five catches ...

The thrilling days of yesteryear

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It just doesn’t seem like hunting season until we get a frost and the oak leaves begin to change color and start to fall. Of course it has been my experience that the oak trees always seem reluctant to give up their leaves. I’ve even been told that if the oak leaves stay on into winter ...