Salem forfeits to Warriors

BELOIT — The West Branch baseball team was credited with a forfeit win over Salem on Friday as the Ohio High School Athletic Association nullified Wednesday’s 17-10 Quaker victory.

West Branch coaches said a Salem relief pitcher threw two-thirds of an inning Wednesday after throwing 47 pitches in Tuesday’s junior varsity game.

EOAC meet in East Palestine

EAST PALESTINE — The fourth Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference Track and Field Meet will be held Saturday at Reid Stadium.

The United boys won the first three years, while United’s girls have won the last two titles.

Field events will start at 10 a.m. with the boys discus and high jump. girls shot put and boys and girls long jump.

The running events will start at 11 a.m. All events are timed finals.

EBC meet at Marlington

ALLIANCE — The third Eastern Buckeye Conference Track and Field Meet will be held Saturday at Marlington High School.

The Salem boys won the first two years, while the Salem girls won in 2021 and Carrollton girls in 2019.

Field events will start at 9 a.m. and running events at 10 a.m. with the 3200-meter relay.

There will be digital tickets only at marlingtonlocal.org. Admission is $7 for adults and $4 for students.

Salem Hall of Famers

SALEM — The Salem High School Athletic Hall of Fame will induct three individuals, two coaches and one team into its Class of 2022.

New inductees include Paul Roelen (Class of 1937, cross country); Bob Magyaros (1985, football); Ben Eisel (2010, football and track); Coach Roger Zeigler, girls basketball from 1988-2000 and 2014-16); Coach Steve Stewart, girls basketball from 2000-06 and 2013-14); and the 2007 Salem boys track team, which was the Division II state runner-up.

The induction buffet dinner and ceremony will be held Sept. 1 at the Salem Community Center beginning at 5:30 p.m. Cost is $35 per person, $25 for children ages 2-10 and free for children under 2. Reservations can be made at the Salem Community Center, by phone at (330 332-5885 or at salemcommunitycenter.com by Aug. 25 or until sold out.


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