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Van Meter goes back to state

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CAMBRIDGE — Minerva’s Jordan Van Meter qualified for the girls state golf tournament again by shooting a 77 on Tuesday at the Div. II district tournament at Cambridge Country Club. Last season, Van Meter finished eighth at state. Garaway was the lone team qualifier (345) with Van ...

Cardinal Mooney dumps Salem

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YOUNGSTOWN — Cardinal Mooney’s girls soccer team thumped Salem 5-1 on Monday at Youngstown State University. For Salem, Lydia McKee had the lone goal, while Bailee Thorn had 11 saves. Salem is at Beaver Local on Wednesday. Crestview 3, Lakeside 0 COLUMBIANA — Crestview’s girls ...

Indians move up to No. 6

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COLUMBUS — Southern Local has passed every test so far this football season. The 6-0 Indians will face another one Friday night when they travel to United. The Indians climbed another spot to sixth in the Associated Press Division VI high school football poll released Monday after going ...

Southern inducts four into HOF

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SALINEVILLE — The Salineville/Southern Local Hall of Fame honored its 15th class by introducing the new inductees at the football game on Friday and with an induction brunch on Saturday morning. Recipients of this honor were nominated by family and friends for their contributions to ...

Crestview 3, Steub. Central 0

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STEUBENVILLE — Crestview dumped Steubenville Catholic Central 25-21, 25-9, 25-19 on Monday. The Rebels are 14-2 and 4-2 in the Ohio Valley Athletic Conference. For the Rebels, Tess Neville had 17 kills, while Brenna Auer had nine kills, 14 digs and 15 points. Amelia Montgomery had ...

Eagles fly high at muddy Clipper Invitational

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COLUMBIANA — A pair of United runners captured individual honors on Saturday at the 20th annual Clipper Cross Country Invitational on the 3.1-mile course at the Ward Athletic Complex. In the boys high school race, senior Daniel Frase triumphed on the muddy course in a time of 18:08. South ...

Warriors stay unbeaten

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BELOIT—The West Branch girls soccer team continued to roll with a 3-1 victory over Austintown Fitch Saturday. The Warriors, who are ranked 11th in Div. II, are now 10-0-2 overall. Lexi Biery, Lacey Phillis and Jillian Pidgeon all had one goal for West Branch. Abie Davis and Olivia McLean ...

Salem still searching in EBC

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SALEM — Salem’s football team ran into the top air attack in Eastern Buckeye Conference Friday night as league-leading Marlington visited Reilly Stadium and the Dukes aired it out in a 40-24 league win over the Quakers. Marlington quarterback C.J. Greiner passed for 265 yards and four ...

Blackburn’s run dooms Leetonia

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LEETONIA — Brice Blackburn scored on a 30-yard run midway through the fourth quarter to lift Lisbon past Leetonia, 6-0, in a muddy Spaghetti Bowl on Friday night. “Somebody had to do something eventually and luckily it was us,” Lisbon coach Alan Mikovich said. It was the fourth ...

Range dumps Central

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GREENFORD — Quarterback Isaac Allegretto scored a pair of late touchdown runs in leading South Range past Canton Central Catholic, 19-13, in overtime Friday night. Allegretto’s 1-yard run with 7:55 left in the fourth quarter tied the game at 13-13. The extra point kick was blocked. In ...

Southern in control

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SALINEVILLE —The state-ranked Southern Indians football team was looking to make a statement. That statement resulted in a 52-22 triumph over the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference defending champions East Palestine. The victory pushes the Indians overall mark to 6-0, and a league leading 3-0 ...

Clippers bounce Knights

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COLUMBIANA —Columbiana finally got going when Joe Bable did. Bable ran six times for 188 yards, including three second-half touchdowns, in leading the Clippers past Toronto, 28-0, Friday. Columbiana is 3-3 overall and 3-0 in the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference, tied with Southern Local ...

Branch breaks through

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CARROLLTON —West Branch was able to overcome Carrollton’s stingy defense by scoring 13 points in the fourth quarter to secure a 20-6 win on Friday. West Branch is 5-1 and 2-1 in the Eastern Buckeye Conference, while Carrollton falls to 3-3, 2-1. West Branch’s two fourth quarter ...

Crestview thwarts Chaney in exhibition

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COLUMBIANA —Crestview jumped on Youngstown Chaney’s jayvee team early and often in a 47-14 win on Friday night in an exhibition game. Crestview remains 3-2 as this game is not recognized as an official contest by the Ohio High School Athletic Association. Ethan Powell led the Rebels ...

Springfield 56, Sebring 0

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NEW MIDDLETOWN — Springfield’s football team marched to a 56-0 win over Sebring on Friday night in a Mahoning Valley Athletic Conference game. Springfield was led by Luke Snyder’s six carries for 129 yards and three touchdowns. Zack Stouffer had three carries for 72 yards and a ...

Warriors, Raiders punch ticket to district

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MASSILLON — West Branch’s boys golf team won a fifth-player tiebreaker to win the Div. II sectional golf title on Thursday at the Elms Country Club. The Warriors shot a 321 to earn one of the three district qualifier spots for Tuesday’s district tournament at Windmill Lakes. For the ...

Clippers advance with runner-up finish

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SALEM — Columbiana’s boys golf team finished second as a team on Thursday during Div. III sectional golf play at Salem Hills. The Clippers shot a 332 as a team to book one of three district qualifier spots for next Thursday’s district tournament at Tannenhauf. For the Clippers, Seth ...

Quakers trip up Cardinals

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SALEM—The Salem boys soccer team handled Cardinal Mooney by a score of 4-1 Thursday. Hunter Griffith, Juan Jose, Andre Tonkinson and Andrew Null all socred for the Quakers. Jacob McLachlan added an assist. Bryce Own had 11 saves in goal. Salem is now 6-6-1 overall and host Crestview ...

FOOTBALL FORECAST

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Marlington at Salem, 7 p.m. It hasn’t been a good start for the Quakers (3-2, 0-2) in the Eastern Buckeye Conference. Salem has scored a total of 14 points in its two league games and Marlington (4-1, 2-0) has not allowed more than 12 points in its four wins. West Branch at Carrollton, 7 ...

West Branch takes down Salem

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SALEM — West Branch sent Salem to its second loss of the season with a 23-25, 25-21, 15-25, 25-23, 15-12 win on Thursday in Eastern Buckeye Conference play. Salem, ranked fifth in the state’s Div. II coaches’ poll, is 15-2. West Branch (14-4, 6-3) was led by Grace Heath’s 14 points ...