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Matthews powers Heartland over Red Devils

COLUMBIANA— The Heartland Christian girls basketball team picked up its first win of the season Monday night, defeating Campbell Memorial 49-20. For Heartland, Madi Matthews had 17 points and knocked down three of the teams seven three-pointers. Sophia Stambaugh and Julia Reynolds had ...

SPORTS BRIEFING

Quakers split at Poland SALEM — Salem’s wrestling team went 2-2 on Saturday at the Poland Duals. Caiden Hart went unbeaten for the Quakers. Lane Lafleme (3-1), Tony Seddon (3-1) and Sam Murray (3-1) also had big days for the Quakers. Salem will be at United on Saturday. OVAC stars ...

PREP SCHEDULE

(All games subject to change) Tuesday, Dec. 8 Boys Basketball Malvern at Lisbon, 5:30 p.m. Crestview at Beaver Local, 5:30 p.m. United at Leetonia, 5:30 p.m. South Range at Canfield, 5:30 p.m. Grand Valley at Heartland, 5:30 p.m. ——— Wednesday, Dec. 9 Boys ...

Deer totals up in county

COLUMBUS —Columbiana County hunters harvested 1,342 deer, an increase of 128 over last year, during the 2020 deer-gun hunting week which concluded Sunday according to numbers released by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Wildlife. Columbiana County hunters took 1,214 in ...

Warriors run past Chipps

BELOIT—For the first five minutes of Saturday’s girls basketball contest between West Branch and Chippewa, it looked like the Warriors might run the Chipps out of Beloit. The Warriors started the game on a 13-2 run and put the Chipps on their heels very early on. The Warriors would end ...

Devils edge Rebels in OT

LISBON — Ryan McCullough had 30 points and Blayne Brownfield added 29 more as the Lisbon boys basketball team survived an overtime challenge by Crestview in a 71-67 victory on Saturday. Crestview, fresh off an opening win over Wellsville on Friday, outscored the Devils by six in the ...

Beavers sweep Shamrock

BARNESVILLE — Beaver Local went 5-0 to win the Barnesville Shamrock Duals on Saturday. The Beavers opened with a 49-27 win over Washington Courthouse in the first match. Mark Emmerling Jr. (132), Devon Salsberry (145), Logan Ours (152), Logan Krulik (160), Jonathan Potts (170) and Gabe ...

Crestview holds those Tigers

COLUMBIANA — Basketball can be a game of runs and for Crestview’s boys basketball team, it picked a great time to go on its biggest of the game. In the final three minutes of the contest, Crestview outscored Wellsville 15-4 and picked up a 56-52 win in the first game of the season for ...

Excitement builds in Salem

SALEM — Led by junior Jon Null’s game-high 15 points, the Salem boys basketball team opened Eastern Buckeye Conference play with a solid 56-40 league win over Minerva in John A. Cabas Gymnasium Friday night. “We’re going to take it one game at a time but things are looking good and ...

Heartland tops United

COLUMBIANA — Heartland Christian knocked down 14 three-pointers in dumping United Local 83-56 on Friday in boys basketball action. Joey Donofrio had 16 points to lead the Lion charge. Jonathan Bertovich and Nate Garzanich had 14 points each. Stephen Barnes got into double digits with 12 ...