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Jarrett books third straight trip to state

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MASSILLON — United senior high jumper Camryn Jarrett saves her best for the end of the season. “I think I get anxious and my adrenaline gets me going higher,” she said. “It counts more at the end of the season.” Jarrett repeated as the Massillon Perry Division III regional ...

Perry Div. III regional track results

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BOYS RESULTS FINALS (Top four advance to state) 3200 RELAY: 1. East Canton 7:54.54; 2. Gates Mills Gilmour Academy 8:07.23; 3. Maplewood 8:14.76; 4. Smithville 8:17.97; 5. Norwayne 8:28.99; 6. Steubenville Catholic Central 8:31.86; 7. Dalton 8:33.09; 8. McDonald 8:36.80. DISCUS: 1. ...

Sloan makes his final jump count

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MASSILLON — Southern Local freshman Bradly Sloan is wise beyond his years on the track. Sloan became Southern Local’s first state qualifier in 12 years with one clutch long jump at the Massillon Perry Division III regional meet Wednesday. With seven other jumpers over 20 feet, Sloan ...

Cavs look to end Celtics home win streak at 9

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BOSTON (AP) — The Celtics expected to see a different LeBron James in Cleveland after the Cavaliers fell into a 2-0 hole to open the Eastern Conference finals Two games and back-to-back wins later, James has reminded everyone exactly why he’s been to seven straight NBA finals. Boston ...

Quakers turn to a familiar face

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SALEM — The new Salem boys basketball coach needs no introduction. Jeff Andres, a former Salem girls head coach and longtime boys assistant, was hired as the boys head coach by the board of education Monday. “It’s been a good place for me,” said Andres, who is in his 20th year as a ...

Area Track Leaders

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Here are the top high school track and field times and distances in Columbiana County and southern Mahoning County through May 22, according to meet results reported to the News: BOYS LEADERS 110 HURDLES: Zach Murray (Salem) 15.34, Andre Tonkinson (Salem) 15.94, Jaret Hahn (United) 16.0, ...

AREA GOLF RESULTS

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Salineville Men’s Thursday Night Golf League at Beaver Creek Meadows. Flory Construction 14.5, Team Toot 14, Old Guys 14, J&R 13, Tom & Sam 12, Burtons 9, Gil & Tom - 7, K & B - 6.5, Two Dummies & Set of Clubs 5, Two Guys Two Clubs 5 Brittian Motors Tuesday ...

Celtics not finding life easy on road

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CLEVELAND (AP) — The Celtics were loose, smiling and laughing. They weren’t straining to hear each other speak and there were no obnoxious Cleveland fans heckling them. All was quiet as Boston worked out Sunday. Practice isn’t an issue on the road in the postseason. Playing games is ...

Quakers sweep district titles

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SALEM — The Salem track teams defended their turf Saturday. The Quakers totaled six victories on the afternoon and raced to the Division II district boys and girls team titles a second straight year at Reilly Stadium. Salem finished it off as both 1600-meter relay teams won with the best ...

Salem Div. II district track results

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BOYS RESULTS TEAM STANDINGS: 1. Salem (135), 2. Canal Fulton Northwest (80), 3. South Range (77), 4. Akron Coventry (62), 5. Poland (57), 6. West Branch (46), 7. Mogadore Field (42), 8. Massillon Tuslaw (40), 9. Struthers (35), 10. Canton South (34), 11. Navarre Fairless (21), 12. LaBrae ...

Minerva sends several to regional

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MILLERSBURG — Beaver Local sophomore Teddi Kinsey made her mark at the West Holmes Division II track meet on Saturday, finishing in second place in both hurdles. Kinsey was second in the girls 100-meter hurdles (16.5 seconds) and 300-meter hurdles (47.82). Beaver Local senior Zak Pappas ...

Warriors rally for district title

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ALLIANCE—For the second time in two days the West Branch softball team came from behind to win a district tournament game. “We’re like the comeback kids,” West Branch senior Kylie Coffelt said. “I had no doubt that we’d make a comeback today.” After coming from behind to beat ...

Springfield Div. III district

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BOYS RESULTS TEAM STANDINGS: 1. McDonald (111), 2. Crestview (63), 3. United (54), 4. Liberty (51), 5. Springfield (40), 6. Pymatuning Valley (39), 7. Valley Christian and Brookfield (36), 9. Columbiana (35), 10. Wellsville and Mineral Ridge (30), 12.Western Reserve (29), 13. Lisbon (21), 14. ...

Area athletes roll into regional

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NEW MIDDLETOWN — Lisbon senior Jacob Mundy scored his biggest win at the Springfield Division III district track meet Friday, while teammate Seth Stokes did what he had to do. Mundy captured the district title in the 800-meter run in 2 minutes, 4.01 seconds after placing second in the ...

Minerva advances four to regional

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MILLERSBURG — The East Liverpool boys and Beaver Local girls 3200-meter relay teams are still in the running. Both squads ran season bests for third-place finishes Thursday at the Division II district meet at West Holmes High School. East Liverpool sophomores Levi George and Timmy Neal ...

Warriors rally past Poland, Cardinal Mooney next

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ALLIANCE—A battle-tested West Branch softball team is prepared for any task as the Warriors fought back from an early two run deficit to beat Poland 4-3 in a Division II district semifinal Thursday at Alliance High School. “Games during the regular season made us a well-rounded team for ...

Quakers get to work

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SALEM — The Northeastern Buckeye Conference Meet got the Salem track teams ready for the Division II district at Reilly Stadium. The Quakers totaled four district champions during the first day of competition Thursday. The Salem boys and girls 3200-meter relay teams followed up last ...

Raiders leave no doubt

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STRUTHERS — From the moment the South Range baseball team reported for practice in February, the Raiders had one thought foremost on their mind. “From the start of the year our goal was to at least win the district title and hopefully make it farther than that,” South Range junior ...

Mogadore passes Columbiana in nine-inning marathon

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STRUTHERS—After barging into the district semifinals as a nine-seed, the Columbiana baseball team didn’t have quite enough magic to pull another upset. The Clippers battled fifth-seeded Mogadore for nine tension-filled innings Wednesday before finally succumbing on a bases-loaded passed ...

Slam ends Clipper season

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BERLIN CENTER — Second-seeded Columbiana went toe-to-toe with top-seeded East Canton for 6 2/3 innings of their Division IV district championship softball game at Western Reserve High School on Wednesday. But with the score tied at 1-1 and two outs in the bottom of the seventh inning, East ...