Local Sports

Buckeyes won’t be a Cinderella

TULSA, Okla. — Houston’s fans chanted “Sweet 16” in the final minute of the Cougars’ NCAA Tournament win over Ohio State. The celebration was long overdue — 35 years, to be exact — since the Cougars have made this trip. Corey Davis scored 21 points to help Houston defeat Ohio ...

TENNIS

BOYS Oak Glen at North Marion Saturday Oak Glen 7, North Marion 0 FIRST SINGLES: Lucca Contin (OG) def. Shane Humphreys, 8-6 SECOND SINGLES: Brogan Moran (OG) def. Beau Bearden, 8-3 THIRD SINGLES: Parker Provenzano (OG) def. Braeden Berry, 8-1 FOURTH SINGLES: Zack Alley (OG) def. ...

SPORTS BRIEFING

Rebels host alumni games COLUMBIANA — Crestview is hosting three alumni basketball games on May 11. A women’s alumni game will begin at 5:30 p.m. A 30 and over men’s alumni game will follow with the men’s 30 and under alumni game to conclude the evening. Anyone who attended ...

Change of venue for early birds

WELLSBURG, W.Va. — The 35th-annual Steubenville Early Bird Track Meet had a new, temporary home this year with the cooperation of two coaches, allowing the event to happen. With the track at Harding Stadium, the event’s usual home, being repaired, Brooke High School hosted Saturday’s ...

Knights thwart Indians

TORONTO — Senior standout Nick Sninchak put on quite a show for the Toronto baseball team during its season opener on Saturday. The Red Knights jumped out to an early lead against Southern Local and never looked back, en route to a 12-2 victory in four-and-a-half innings in an Eastern Ohio ...

Rebels spring into action

COLUMBIANA — Crestview’s softball team topped Leetonia 15-0 in five innings on Saturday. Haley Eskra had three hits including a double and three RBIs for the Rebels. Skyler Mattern had two singles, a double and four RBIs. Olivia Strank had two singles and an RBI. McKenzie Meade went 2 ...

Columbiana County Classic

Tuesday at Lisbon High School Boys Rosters Red Team 1 Grant Hall Beaver Local 2 Seth Ross Columbiana 3 Erik Hopfenziz Columbiana 4 Gabe Roach East Liverpool 5 James Maxwell East Liverpool 6 Ethan Hartman Leetonia 7 Luke Weingart Salem 8 Josh Young ...

EASTERN OHIO WRESTLING LEAGUE ALL-STARS

Div. I First Team 106: Nick Barber (Canfield); 113: Colin Roberts (Austintown Fitch); 120: Garrett Lautzenheiser (Louisville); 126: Davin Rhoads (Louisville); 132: Zach Richards (Austintown Fitch); 138: Gus Sutton (Austintown Fitch); 145: Skyler Lasure (Beaver Local); 152: Jax Leonard ...

Best of luck understanding the way seasons work

Wouldn’t it be great if the changing seasons could actually be predicted according to a date on the calendar? For instance spring arrived on Wednesday and I looked out my window hoping to see it actually be spring. It was great! Just like a Walt Disney movie and there was even an old guy ...

Sweeney, Roach head All-Area boys basketball

From Journal Staff Reports Seniors Justin Sweeney of Lisbon and Gabe Roach of East Liverpool provided their share of excitement this basketball season. The two team leaders share player of the year honors on the Morning Journal’s 2018-19 All-Area boys basketball team. It is the second ...