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East Liverpool downs Aviators

From Staff Reports EAST LIVERPOOL — Six players scored during a 16-8 third-quarter run that lifted East Liverpool past Alliance, 47-37, Wednesday. Emma Ludwig led the Potters with a game-high 23 points, including 13 in the first quarter. Shayla Foster added eight points. The Potters ...

Beavers defend OVAC

From Staff Reports WHEELING, W.Va.—Some of the area’s top wrestlers will go head-to-head when the 67th annual Ron Mauck Ohio Valley Athletic Conference Wrestling Tournament gets under way today at WesBanco Arena. Beaver Local enters as the defending overall champion and boasts a total ...

PREP BOWLING

East Liverpool downs United KENSINGTON — The East Liverpool bowling teams rolled over United on Wednesday at Forest Lanes. The East Liverpool boys moved to 13-1 with a 2,460-2,158 win. Aldred Todd led the Potters with a 470 series with games of 246 and 224. Nathan Kelly had a 209 game and ...

Gatorade state award served up for Stokes

NEW MANCHESTER, W.Va. — The awards keep rolling in for Oak Glen senior Skye Stokes. Stokes has been named the 2019-20 Gatorade West Virginia Volleyball Player of the Year after leading the Golden Bears to their seventh West Virginia state championship. The award, which recognizes not only ...

Columbiana sweeps Lisbon

From Staff Reports COLUMBIANA — Columbiana senior Grace Hammond is having a big impact for the Clipper girls basketball team. On Tuesday, Hammond scored 17 points and grabbed six rebounds in Columbiana’s key 47-42 win over Lisbon. Columbiana moves to 9-3 and 7-0 in the Eastern Ohio ...

Woodyard steps up for Potters

EAST LIVERPOOL—About two weeks ago, East Liverpool senior Nick Woodyard stepped forward and told coach Nate Conley he needed to step up and do more. “I always talk to him about making an impact when he comes off the bench, we needed him to be more aggressive,” Conley said. The ...

GIRLS STATE POLL

COLUMBUS — How a state panel of sports writers and broadcasters rates Ohio High School girls basketball teams in the weekly 2019-20 Associated Press poll, by OHSAA divisions, with won-lost record and total points (first-place votes in parentheses): DIVISION I 1, Cin. Mt. Notre Dame ...

Indians learning to win

From Staff Reports SALINEVILLE—The Southern girls basketball team exploded in the second half to win its first game of the season with a 50-42 overtime victory over Wellsville Monday. Erin Boyle powered the Indians (1-11) with a triple-double. Boyle finished the night with 11 points, ...

Kehres era comes to an end

ALLIANCE — A Kehres family member has been a given on the Mount Union football sidelines for decades. Now, the Purple Raiders will have to adjust to a new reality. In a stunning move on Monday, Mount Union head football coach Vince Kehres, 43, accepted a defensive assistant position ...

Leone gets 1,000th in win over Salem

SALEM — Any time Salem and West Branch get together, no matter what the sport, fans are treated to a rivalry at the highest level. Young Salem battled the veteran Warriors close for a half here Friday night, but a 13-5 West Branch run to start the third quarter, ignited a strong second half ...