Local Sports

Tigers rattle cages, but Heights survives

CANTON — Springfield and Richmond Heights’ varsity boys basketball teams put on a show befitting of their tremendous seasons in a wild Div. IV regional final on Friday at the Canton Fieldhouse. In a tension-filled fourth quarter that had fans from both schools on the edges of their seats, ...

Wiley has strong season

Pottermite wrestler Rowan Wiley, 10, placed first at 100 pounds at the recent Wawa tournament. He had no points scored on him. In addition, Wiley also placed third at the district tournament in Steubenville to secure a spot at the state tournament at the Covelli Center in Youngstown later ...

Sebring seeks coaches

SEBRING —Sebring is looking to fill two assistant football coaching positions at the varsity level. One opening is for a wide receivers and defensive backs coach and the other is for an offensive and defensive line coach. One of these two position coaches will also carry the defensive ...

Brooke no hits Oak Glen

WELLSBURG, W.Va. — Brooke’s Rachel Kazmirski was on cruise control for a good bit of the game, and though she did experience a few speed bumps along way, the Bruins junior ace shut down Oak Glen. Kazmirski struck out 13, collected two assists and caught a popped-up bunt en route to ...

All-Eastern Buckeye Conference Boys Bowling

League Champion – Alliance Bowler of the Year – Richard Elliott (Alliance) Coach of the Year – Aaron Hill (Alliance) First Team Player School Gr Richard Elliott Alliance 12 Sean Kelly Alliance 11 Justin Stout Alliance 12 Kaleb ...

All-Eastern Buckeye Conference Wrestling

League Champion – West Branch Wrestler of the Year – Ben Pasiuk (Carrollton) Coach of the Year – Chris Dorris (West Branch) First Team Player School Gr Brailyn Lightner Alliance 11 Zach Rodgers Alliance 12 Hunter Miller Canton South 11 Brandon ...

All-Eastern Buckeye Conference Girls Bowling

League Champion – Minerva Bowler of the Year – Megan Keister (Minerva) Coach of the Year – Dana Keister (Minerva) First Team Player School Gr Cailyn Bright Carrollton 10 Megan Keister Minerva 11 Skylar Timmerman Minerva 11 Carly Koontz Minerva 11 Second ...

All-Eastern Buckeye Conference Boys Basketball

League Champion – Alliance Player of the Year – Blane Himmelheber (Marlington) Coach of the Year – Larry Kukura (Alliance) First Team Player School Gr Demarko Brooks Alliance 12 Adam Chaney Carrollton 11 Blane Himmelheber Marlington 12 Andrew ...

All-Eastern Buckeye Conference Girls Basketball

League Champion – Salem Player of the Year – Megan Mitchell (Canton South) Coach of the Year – Vince Nittoli (Salem) First Team Player School Gr Megan Mitchell Canton South 12 Alivia Lepley Marlington 12 Addie Rhodes Minerva 12 Ellie Davidson Salem 12 Kyla ...

All-Ohio is latest of Riccardo’s honors

COLUMBUS — The awards are piling up for Beaver Local junior Jenna Riccardo, the school’s all-time leading scorer. Riccardo, named the Columbiana County player of the year earlier in the week, was named to the Division II All-Ohio high school girls basketball team released Wednesday by the ...