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Clippers hold edge in EOAC clash

LISBON—The Columbiana girls basketball team used a big third quarter to defeat Lisbon 58-47 in a key Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference opener Monday. The Clippers are now 2-2 overall and 1-0 in the EOAC. Lisbon is now 1-4, 0-1. The Blue Devils hung tough in the first half and only trailed ...

Community asked to cheer on AthleteRider

COLUMBIANA — Tina White, Lead Guardian Angel for Ainsleys Angel of NE Ohio will have a team at Twas the Night Before 5k on Wednesday. Ainsley Angels of America aims to build awareness abut the special needs community through inclusion in all aspects of life. Serving as advocates to ...

Bowden to go pro

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky quarterback and Warren Harding High School graduate Lynn Bowden says on Twitter that “now is the time” to enter the NFL draft and noting he will make that move after the Wildcats face Virginia Tech in the Belk Bowl. Bowden, who was named Monday to The ...

BOWLING

Beavers drop first CALCUTTA — The Beaver Local bowling team fell 2,398-2,222 to Weir at Tri-State Lanes Monday. Alex Burgess topped the Beavers with a 223 game and 437 series. Orion Kolkowski had a 186 game and 356 series. Beaver Local (1-0) will host East Liverpool today. Tigers fall ...

JUNIOR HIGH

Quakers finish fourth CANAL FULTON — The Salem middle school wrestling team finished fourth on Saturday at the Northwest Invitational. Placing for the Quakers were: Joey Kana (first), Gage Brannon (second), Dom Jezek (second), Cyle Burt (third), Shawn German (third), Angel Francisco ...

JUNIOR HIGH BASKETBALL

BOYS Leetonia at Wellsville 7th Grade: Wellsville won 22-16 Monday. Wellsville: Dontay Wilcox 8, Tyrell Watkins 8; Leetonia: Carson Brock 11. 8th Grade: Wellsville won 32-6. Wellsville (1-0): Justin Temple 8 points, Richie Dowling 7; Leetonia: Andrew Hendricks 4. Next: Wellsville at ...

Beavers produce six champions at Cambridge meet

CAMBRIDGE — Beaver Local had no equal in running away with the Cambridge Ivitational title on Saturday. The Beavers had six individual champions and two runner-up finishers to score 296 points in the winning effort. “I am beyond proud of the way this team competed today,” Beaver Local ...

Jackson sparkles in Potter rout of Beaver

EAST LIVERPOOL — East Liverpool’s boys basketball team will able to count on its senior experience this season with five in the starting lineup. But Tresean Jackson might be a really special one. Jackson poured in 32 points on Saturday afternoon as the Potters navigated some rough ...

Beaver girls fall in overtime

From Staff Reports CALCUTTA — Beaver Local’s girls basketball team was snake-bitten with a 55-52 loss to John Marshall on Saturday afternoon. Beaver Local falls to 2-3 and will be at Indian Creek on Thursday. Jenna Riccardo had 19 points and eight rebounds for the Beavers who were ...

Sebring goes for 107 points

SEBRING — Jake Hunter had 26 points and Gabe Lanzer added 24 more as Sebring scorched Southington 107-40 on Saturday in boys basketball action. Sebring is 4-0. Hunter added 10 steals. Connor Shepherd added 16 points and six assists. Carson Rouse had 12 points and 10 rebounds. Sebring ...