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Prep schedule

Today BASKETBALL GIRLS Steubenville at St. Clairsville, 6 p.m. Weir at Indian Creek, 6 p.m. Edison at Catholic Central, 6 p.m. Madonna at Oak Glen, 6 p.m. Brooke at Harrison Central, 6 p.m. Leetonia at Toronto, 6 p.m. BOWLING Harrison Central vs. Union Local at JR Lanes, 4 ...

Bellaire defeats Indian Creek to win another Buckeye 8 title

LISBON — The Indian Creek girls basketball team was able to hang with defending Buckeye 8 champion Bellaire for the first half, but in the final 16 minutes the Big Reds simply wore down the Redskins to repeat in the title game, 59-36, Saturday night at Beaver Local High School. "Bellaire is ...

Stead notches 1,000th career point

CLARKSBURG — With 4:36 left in Saturday’s game at Liberty Harrison, Bailey Stead drained a 3-pointer from the top of the key. That bucket allowed her to become the sixth player in Weir High girls basketball history to crack the 1,000 point barrier. The sharp-shooting senior finished with ...

Madonna girls hang with, fall to unbeaten Parkersburg Catholic

WEIRTON — The Madonna girls basketball team, fired up after winning the city championship Thursday, hung with the No. 3 Class A girls team in the state, unbeaten Parkersburg Catholic, until fouls and turnovers started mounting midway through the third quarter before bowing 50-41 on Saturday ...

Thome is the G.O.A.T.

On another typical day in the life of a 6-year-old boy in 1995, I sat in the back seat as my mother drove through the drive-thru at a local McDonald’s in Boardman. It was during this time that McDonald’s was selling Cleveland Indians helmets. Good ones, too, that acutally fit my head (it ...

Harrison bowlers finish second at Buckeye 8 championship

ST. CLAIRSVILLE — Saturday was another successful day for the St. Clairsville High School bowling teams. Ben Lucas and Annelise Dumas claimed individual titles and the Red Devil girls captured the team crown as the Buckeye 8 Championships returned to St. Clair Lanes. St. Clairsville ...

Big Red Invite-swimming results

Inaugural Big Red Invite at Steubenville GIRLS RESULTS: 1. St. Clairsville 162, 2. Martins Ferry 152, 3. Beaver Local 73, 4. Barnesville 65, 5. Indian Creek 22, 6. Steubenville CC 19, 7. Union Local 12, 7. Steubenville 12. BOYS RESULTS: 1. St. Clairsville 220, 2. Beaver Local 105, 3. ...

WRESTLING RESULTS

TEAM STANDINGS: 1. Crestview 155.5, 2. Beaver 124, 3. Oak Glen 118, 4. West Geauga 107, 5. Toronto 103, 6. Steubenville Central 78, 7. South Range 72, 8. Wellsville 67, 9. Southern 57.5, 10. Edison 51.5, 11. Steubenville 51, 12. Oak Glen X 42.5, 13. Springfield 32, 13. Malvern 32, 15. Western ...

BRIEFS

Big Red Boosters meeting Monday STEUBENVILLE — The Big Red Boosters Club will meet at 6 p.m. on Monday at the Harding Stadium Fieldhouse. Big Red football coach Reno Saccoccia will be in attendance. All are welcome and memberships are available. CCHS accepting ...

Sidibe scores 18 off the bench, Syracuse tops Panthers 60-55

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Bourama Sidibe’s aching left knee finally appears to be coming around. Syracuse’s weird season may follow suit. The freshman forward came off the bench to score a career-high 18 points to go with 16 rebounds in 31 energetic minutes as the Orange pulled away from ...