Local Sports

SECTIONALS Saturday, Feb. 20 Div. II East District Gnadenhutten Indian Valley 57, Carrollton 41 Steubenville 52, Wintersville Indian Creek 49, OT ——— Tuesday, Feb. 23 Div. II Northeast 2 Howland at Cortland Lakeview, 7 p.m. Chardon Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin at ...


Local Sports

DISTRICTS Wednesday, Feb. 24 Div. II Northeast 1 Canton South Perry at Canton South 7 p.m. Kenston at Salem, 7 p.m. Northeast 2 West Geauga at Poland, 7 p.m. West Branch at Marlington, 7 p.m. Div. III Northeast 1 East Palestine at South Range, 7 p.m. Crestview at ...

Hawkins’ path to Indians started in New Waterford

Local Sports

Wynn Hawkins, a former New Waterford High School standout who went on to be a pitcher with the Cleveland Indians, died Feb. 11 at the age of 84. Hawkins was an All-Ohio basketball player at New Waterford and set the Baldwin-Wallace College career scoring record of 1,175 points in three ...

Davidson, Phillips in action for YSU

Local Sports

FARGO, N.D. — Former Salem High School standout Mitch Davidson made his collegiate debut in former Salem coach Doug Phillips’ first game as head coach at Youngstown State University. Davidson, a sophomore third-string quarterback, was the holder on Colt McFadden’s extra-point kick after ...

Salem’s Stith takes fourth place

Local Sports

HILLIARD — Salem freshman Karlie Stith made history over the weekend. Stith became the first Columbiana County girl to reach and then place at the second Ohio girls state wrestling tournament sponsored by the Ohio High School Wrestling Coaches Association on Saturday and Sunday. Stith ...

Donofrio scores 1,000th

Local Sports

From Staff Reports COLUMBIANA — Jonathan Bertovich is starting to get used to buzzer beaters. For the second time in five days, Bertovich made the game-winning shot to give the Lions the win as the clock expired. This time, it was steal and a layup to give Heartland a 60-58 win over ...