Local Sports

WRESTLING

United tops Lisbon HANOVERTON—The United wrestling team downed Lisbon 60-24 Monday. Tyler Richmond, Coleton Schneider and Andrew Diegdio all earned pins for United. Ryan Reckner, Reese Frantz, Jacob Smith and Kaiden Haines all won by pin for Lisbon. United 60, Lisbon 24 106: Zach ...

JUNIOR HIGH

BOYS BASKETBALL Lisbon vs. Leetonia 7th Grade: Lisbon won 63-17 on Monday. Lisbon: Trevor Siefke 20, Alex Schreffler 12, Austin Dailey 10, Logan Stauffer 11. Leetonia: Eric DiCross 7 points 8th Grade: Lisbon won 53-49. Lisbon: Aiden Dale 19, Colin Wells 11; Leetonia: Guido 17, Riffee ...

OHSAA moves to doubleheader semifinals

COLUMBUS — Beginning with the 2019 state tournament, the boys basketball state semifinals will be doubleheader sessions, meaning fans will need only one ticket for both semifinal games of each division and will not need to leave the arena between those two games. The new format for the boys ...

Steelers righting the ship

Pittsburgh Steelers fans were not in their usual jovial mood before Sunday’s game versus the New England Patriots at Heinz Field. After all, the Steelers had dropped three straight games and the Baltimore Ravens had just won their game versus Tampa Bay. A loss to the Patriots would drop the ...

SPORTS BRIEFING

Tigers start at 6 p.m. WELLSVILLE — The United at Wellsville girls basketball junior varsity game will start at 6 p.m. today due to United playing two-quarter games. The varsity game will follow. Also, the United at Wellsville boys game orginally scheduled for Tuesday has been moved to ...

Beavers most proud of Hoppel championship

CALCUTTA — Beaver Local wrestlers captured four individual weight class championships on the way to a runaway team win on Saturday at the 41st annual Everett Hoppel Memorial Wrestling Tournament at Beaver Local High School. Beaver Local freshman Mark Emmerling (120 pounds), junior Cole ...

Salem drops United

HANOVERTON — Everyone on Salem’s girls basketball team scored as the Quakers downed United, 64-40, Saturday. Kyla Jamison paced the winners (6-2) with 14 points. Jaden Hamilton had 13 points and seven rebounds. Echo Mayer-Kutz had 11 points. Celeste Hofmeister had 12 points for the ...

Southern collects third win

SALINEVILLE — Cam Grodhaus had 15 points, five steals and three assists as Southern defeated Conotton Valley 59-50 on Saturday night. Southern is 3-2 and hosts East Palestine on Tuesday. Jayce Sloan added 10 points, eight rebounds and three assists for the Indians. Brady Tolson had ...

Unbeaten Creek tops Beavers

WINTERSVILLE — Winning is fun, and the Indian Creek boys basketball team is having a lot of it. The Redskins stayed perfect on the season, improving to 5-0 with a hard-fought 47-38 win over Buckeye 8 foe Beaver Local Friday night. “We have a nice group of seniors,” Indian Creek coach ...

SPORTS BRIEFING

Cross’ big weekend MONACA, Pa. — Penn State Beaver freshman basketball player Alexis Cross from Columbiana had quite a weekend. Cross recorded a rare quadruple-double on Friday and then guided the Lions to a seventh straight win at Geneva College on Saturday. Cross totaled 19 points, ...