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SPORTS BRIEFING

Kids Day on Sept. 28

LEETONIA — The Leetonia Sportsman’s Club will hold its 44th annual Kids Day on Sept. 28, at the club grounds along East High Street.

There will be shooting, archery, and fishing events for children ages 5-16. A wiener roast will also be held. Everything is free of charge.

Registration will start at 9 a.m. and run continuously throughout the day.

Kids Day is held annually in conjunction with National Hunting and Fishing Day. For more information call Tom Butch at (330) 301-0536.

EOAC golf tournament

SALEM — The second Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference golf tournament will be held today at Salem Hills Golf & Country Club.

Teams from Columbiana, East Palestine, Leetonia, Lisbon, Southern Local, United and Wellsville will tee off beginning at 9 a.m. in the 18-hole tournament.

Columbiana has won five straight league titles.

Two place at Mount Union

ALLIANCE — Area products Hannah Garofalo and Hayley Phillips earned high finishes at the at Mount Union Women’s Fall Invitational Sunday at Tannenhauf Golf Club.

Baldwin Wallace junior Anna Schatschneider from Avon shot a career low and won with a 6-over-par 78.

Marietta junior Hannah Garofalo, a Columbiana High School graduate, tied for sixth with an 85.

Thiel freshman Hayley Phillips, a Beaver Local High School graduate, tied for 13th with an 88n.

Westminster (341) edged host Mount Union (344) by three strokes for the team title at the eight-team event.

County CC Meet

SALEM — The Columbiana County Cross Country Meet will be held Sept. 17 at the Ward Athletic Complex behind Columbiana High School.

The high school girls race will start at 4:30 p.m., followed by the high school boys at 5:10 p.m, the junior high girls at 5:40 p.m. and the junior high boys at 6:10 p.m.

Spartan Inviational

BOARDMAN — The 34th annual Spartan Cross Country Invitational will be held Saturday at Boardman High School.

There will be 16 races Saturday, including 9 a.m., boys Division I varsity; 9:30 a.m., girls Division I varsity; 10 a.m., boys Division I junior varsity; 10:30 a.m., girls Division I junior varsity; 11 a.m., boys Division I open; 11:30 a.m., girls Division I open; noon, boys Division I middle school; 12:30 p.m., girls Division I middle school; 1 p.m., boys Division III varsity; 1:30 p.m., girls Division III varsity; 2 p.m., boys Division II-III middle school; 2:30 p.m., girls Division II-III middle school; 3 p.m., boys Division II varsity; 3:30 p.m., girls Division II varsity; 4 p.m., boys Division II open; and 4:30 p.m., girls Division II open.

Raiders rained out

ERIE, Pa. — Inclement weather forced the stoppage and eventual cancellation of a non-conference women’s soccer game between Mount Union and Penn State-Behrend on Wednesday night. The match was scoreless in the 42nd minute of the first half when a thunderstorm forced the team off the field. As conditions failed to improve the game was eventually canceled. By NCAA rule, because the game did not reach at least the 70th minute, it will be declared a no contest and the none of the statistics in the game will be counted.

Mount Union will host Centre (Ky.) at 1 p.m. Sunday at Mount Union Stadium.

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