Local Sports

Columbiana moves on in tournament

COLUMBIANA —Alyssa Tohm tossed a one-hitter and the Clippers opened up a 22-0 lead to beat Leetonia, 26-1, in a five-inning Division IV sectional opener Monday. The fifth-seeded Clippers (14-8) advance to play at fourth-seeded East Canton at 5 p.m. Wednesday. Kennedy Fullum had three hits ...

Clipper Invitational Results

At Ward Athletic Complex Saturday BOYS RESULTS TEAM STANDINGS: 1. Akron Springfield (95), 2. South Range (84), 3. East Palestine (68), 4. East Liverpool and Wellsville (58), 6. Columbiana (56), 7. Youngstown Ursuline (40), 8. Canfield (22), 9. Leetonia (9). INDIVIDUAL RESULTS 3200 ...

4JUNIOR HIGH

Mahoning Valley Athletic Conference Junior High Meet at Springfield Local Monday BOYS RESULTS TEAM STANDINGS: 1. Lowellville (142), 2. Mineral Ridge and Western Reserve (97), 4. Springfield (82), 5. Jackson-Milton (45), 6. Waterloo (32), 7. McDonald (28). WINNERS 110 HURDLES: Vinny ...

United needs a coach

HANOVERTON — United High School is seeking a varsity girls basketball coach. Send a leter of interest by May 13 to Lance Hostetler, United Local Schools, State Route 9, Hanoverton, OH 44423 Lots of aces CALCUTTA — Beaver Creek Meadows Golf Course had three holes-in-one ...

Defending state champs earn top seed

From Staff Reports After entering last year’s tournament with a losing record, defending Div. III state champion South Range won’t be flying under anyone’s radar this postseason. The Raiders (16-4) earned the top seed in the Div. III Struthers district on Sunday in draws for area ...

Marx repeats at Optimist

AUSTINTOWN — Four days after their Columbiana County titles, Crestview senior Dominic Perry and Salem senior Caitlyn Marx repeated at the Optimist Track and Field Meet on Saturday. Perry, the defending Division III state champion, won the boys shot put with a toss of 60-feet-10 1/2 at ...

Raiders blank Big Red

GREENFORD—The South Range baseball team downed Steubenville 7-0 on Saturday. The Raiders are now 16-4 overall. Big Red falls to 15-6. Kris Scandy doubled, singled and had three RBIs to lead South Range. Josh Stear also doubled, while Brandon Mikos and Nolan Shannon combined for the ...

GOLF RESULTS

Pinky’s Tavern, Coil Line Service, Eagle Pass Golf League STANDINGS: Chad Wood & Rod Davison 14 1/2, Bryon Mountz & Rick Beadles 13 1/2, Dick Cope & Kevin Beresford 13, John Arter & Scott Cope 12, Steve Smith & Lonny Vondfeldt 11 1/2, Steven Chaplow & Andy Chaplow 9 ...

SOFTBALL

Columbiana 6, Wellsville 2 WELLSVILLE—Columbiana finished off its Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference schedule with a 6-2 win over Wellsville Saturday. The Clippers are now 13-8 overall and finish 10-4 in the EOAC. Tori Long pitched seven innings with 12 strikeouts while also compiling two ...

Warriors wrap up share of EBC

CANTON — The West Branch softball team wrapped up a share of the Eastern Buckeye Conference title with a 3-1 victory over Canton South Thursday, It is the program’s third straight conference title. The Warriors, who are ranked eighth in Div. II, are now 21-3 overall and 10-1 in the EBC. ...

Quakers come up just short

ALLIANCE — A dropped fly ball loaded the bases and then Salem walked in the winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning as Marlington pulled out a 3-2 victory Thursday. Eastern Buckeye Conference leader Marlington improves to 11-6 overall and 9-1 in league play. Salem, which lost 14-1 ...

Beavers outslug Clippers

COLUMBIANA—Leah Pancake smacked her ninth and 10th home runs of the season as the Beaver Local softball team outslugged Columbiana 9-8 on Thursday. The Beavers are now 8-13 overall. The Clippers fall to 12-8. Pancake’s big night also included a pair of singles. She finished with three ...

Blue Devils drop a pair

NEW MANCHESTER — How a team is playing going into the tournament can make a big difference, and the Oak Glen baseball is going in on fire. The Golden Bears added a pair of wins to their regular season resume on Thursday in their final action before the Class AA Region 1, Section 2, topping ...

PREP TENNIS

TENNIS at Howland Thursday Howland 5, Salem 0 FIRST SINGLES: Michael Awadalla (H) def. Matheus Andrades, 6-0, 6-0. SECOND SINGLES: Hunter Slyk (H) def. Max Kemats, 6-2, 6-0. THIRD SINGLES: Greg Moosally (H) def. Ethan Gill, 6-0, 6-1. FIRST DOUBLES: Joey Vitali-David Pascale (H) def. ...

TRACK

At United Thursday BOYS RESULTS United 79 1/2, Lowellville 15 1/2 3200 RELAY: United (Salmen, Frase, Baker, Hardcastle) 8:57.6; 110 HURDLES: Jaret Hahn (U) 15.2; 100 DASH: Jaret Hahn (U) 11.4; 800 RELAY: United (Miller, McCarns, Blum, Seaman) 1:40.3; 1600 RUN: Daniel Frase (U) 4:51.9; 400 ...

Dukes devour Quakers

SALEM — The Salem baseball team entered Wednesday’s game against Marlington still alive in the Eastern Buckeye Conference race. However, the power-hitting Dukes wasted little time putting a big dent in those hopes. Marlington slugged three home runs and batted around twice in the first ...

United suffers setback on the road

WELLSVILLE—The Wellsville baseball team left its mark on the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference race with a 5-4 eight-inning victory over first-place United Wednesday. The Tigers are now 8-7 overall and 4-6 in the EOAC. United falls to 11-6, 7-2 and is now in a first-place tie with ...

Salem blanks Howland

SALEM—Salem blasted Howland 10-0 in six innings Wednesday. Salem’s Hayden Carner tied the single-season school record with her 23rd RBI as the Quakers improve to 12-7 overall. Rylie Troy finished with an inside-the-park home run to go with a single, two RBIs, two runs scored and two ...

TENNIS

East Liverpool 3, West Branch 2 EAST LIVERPOOL — East Liverpool’s tennis team moved to 9-0 on the campaign by edging West Branch 3-2 on Wednesday at Thompson Park. The Warriors fall to 6-7. East Liverpool wraps up the regular season at East Palestine Friday West Branch is at ...

Another year, another title for Salem boys

SALEM — One of the longest county track streaks in Ohio continued Tuesday as the Salem boys’ track team won its 11th straight Columbiana County Track and Field meet title at Reilly Stadium. Salem, which has one of the richest boys’ track and field traditions in northeast Ohio, won its ...