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Southern Local plays like hall of famers

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SALINEVILLE — On its Hall of Fame Night, the Southern Indians football team turned in a Hall of Fame-like performance, rolling to a 41-7 win over tradition-rich Steubenville Catholic Central Saturday night at Wigwam Stadium. “It’s the first time we started putting things together,” ...

Devils blocked in OT

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POLAND — The Lisbon Blue Devils fought ferociously Saturday night in their contest with Valley Christian, but a key special teams miscue and big plays doomed them in a 28-20 overtime setback to the Eagles. The loss drops the Devils to 0-3 on the season while Valley Christian improves to ...

No reason to look back for Steelers

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Contrary to what the sports talk show hosts in Pittsburgh were saying this past Monday and Tuesday, the world did not end. The sun is still rising in the east and setting in the west. Yes, the Pittsburgh Steelers lost to the New England Patriots. That was no great surprise. For the Steelers to ...

Hall, Christopher strong at Spartan Invitational

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From Staff Reports BOARDMAN — Salem junior Carly Hall and senior Hunter Christopher have run out front all season. Both had high finishes at the 34th annual Spartan Cross Country Invitational on Saturday. Hall finished second individually out of 285 Division II girls runners. She ...

Unbeaten Rebels spike Wellsville

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From Staff Reports COLUMBIANA—The Crestview volleyball team kept its undefeated season going with a 25-12, 21-25, 25-13, 25-16 win over Wellsville Saturday. The Rebels are now 12-0 overall. Molly Emch powered the Crestview offense with 16 kills, while also contributing two blocks and an ...

East Liverpool powers past Bears

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From Staff Reports NEW MANCHESTER, W.Va.—The East Liverpool boys soccer team powered past Oak Glen 5-1 on saturday. Ayden Payne led the way for the Potters with two goals and an assist. Brennan O’Hara, Jacob Myers and Izaiha Browning each added one goal. Browning also had two ...

History on Salem’s side

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EAST LIVERPOOL — You could sense the rich history when longtime Columbiana County rivals Salem and East Liverpool collided at historic Patterson Field here Friday night. The two schools have one of the longest concurrent football rivalries in Ohio high school history, dating back more than100 ...

Beavers extend Minerva’s streak

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MINERVA—The Minerva football team charged onto the field for its home-opener against Beaver Local hungry to end a losing streak that has now entered its fifth season. The Beavers made it very clear early that it wasn’t going to come at their expense. Behind a balanced offensive attack ...

Clips fall to Tigers

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NEW MIDDLETOWN — Ever since the Columbiana Clippers beat the Springfield Tigers four years ago, it’s been a horror show for the Clippers the past two years as they’ve fallen behind and then watched as things get exceedingly worse. That nightmare continued again Friday night as they fell ...

PREP FOOTBALL

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Brookfield 42, United 14 HANOVERTON—Brookfield smacked United 42-14 Friday at United High School. Brookfield improves to 2-1 overall, while the Eagles fall to 1-2. The Warriors struck first when they recovered a fumble at the United 30 and Tyler Briggs scored on a 6-yard run two plays ...