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buckeye 8 wrestling results Buckeye 8 Conference Tournament Edison High School, Richmond, OH Buckeye 8 Conference Tournament Scores 1. Beaver Local 318.5; 2. Martins Ferry 175.5; 3. East Liverpool 171.5; 4. Indian Creek 151.5; 5. St. Clairsville 139.5; 6. Buckeye Local 136.5; 7. ...

No. 14 Ohio State drops Iowa 82-64, takes Big Ten lead

COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio State coach Chris Holtmann warned his team to avoid a letdown after his team’s upset of No. 3 Purdue. A letdown at this point for the Buckeyes would be as hard to imagine as them owning sole possession of first place of the Big Ten in mid-February. That’s where ...

New look Pirates head to camp searching for identity

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Neal Huntington has a problem with the word “rebuild.” To the Pittsburgh Pirates general manager, the connotation hints at raising a white flag on the present. “Rebuild implies you’re looking five years down the road,” Huntington said. Which, Huntington ...

FILE - In this Oct. 11, 2017, file photo, Cleveland Indians' Francisco Lindor warms up before an American League Division Series playoff game against the New York Yankees in Cleveland. Determined to end their World Series title drought in 2017 after coming so close the previous season, the AL Central champions were bounced in the playoffs by the New York Yankees despite taking a 2-0 series lead. It was a bitter finish for a team that won 102 games and reeled off 22 straight victories. But while there was a sense of finality for some Cleveland fans, manager Terry Francona said these Indians arenÕt done. (AP Photo/Phil Long, File)

Indians eyeing World Series title after ‘17 postseason flop

CLEVELAND (AP) — Once the pain from their postseason elimination eased, the Cleveland Indians didn’t panic. Instead, they stayed mostly intact — and confident — this winter. Determined to end their World Series title drought in 2017 after coming so close the previous season, the AL ...

SENIOR LIVING — Steubenville’s DaJuan Jones attempts a tough shot past Brooke’s Joey Georgy on Friday. (Photo by Joe Catullo)

Big Red celebrates seniors, defeats Brooke

STEUBENVILLE — Big Red snapped a three-game losing streak with a 73-68 come-from-behind victory over Brooke on senior night Friday inside the Crimson Center. Mike Haney’s club, now 10-8, found itself down 10 (47-37) with 3:58 left in the third following two free throw makes by Brooke’s ...

Buck stops in Weir

WEIRTON — Weir High exploded in the fourth quarter Friday night, scoring 35 points to pull away from Buckeye Local and record a 76-45 senior night win on the Ron (Fritz) Williams Court inside the Carl R. Hamill Fieldhouse. The 35 points was a season high in any quarter for the Red Riders, ...

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Quickle scores with West Liberty

Weir High's Taylor Quickle, a four-year letterwinner and 2017 All-State honorable mention with the Red Riders, signed to continue her academic and soccer careers at West Liberty University on Friday inside the Carl R. Hamill Field House. Joining Taylor in the front row are parents James and ...

Oak Glen's Sean Smith (10) dribbles around a pick set by Ethan Travis as East Liverpool's Logan Torma defends on Friday. (Photo by Dan Santarelli)

Oak Glen boys get back on track

EAST LIVERPOOL — It was important for the Oak Glen boys basketball team to rebound after Steubenville Central Catholic snapped its 12-game win streak a week ago. The Golden Bears came out of the Potter Fieldhouse with a 61-57 win over East Liverpool on Friday to get back on track. Oak Glen ...

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Oak Glen 8th grade girls capture BMC championship

The Oak Glen 8th grade girls basketball team recently won the 2018 Buckeye Mountain Conference championship by defeating Beaver Local 35-33. Pictured are (front, from left) Ally Severs, Sophia Arner, Maddie McKay; (back) coach Rachel Wright-McKay, Makayla Zoellers, Ashton Crago, Jules Virden, ...

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Oak Glen 7th grade girls follow suit

The Oak Glen 7th grade girls basketball team recently won the 2018 Buckeye Mountain Conference championship by defeating Beaver Local 39-36. Pictured are (front, from left) Carson Barr, Lizzie Kell, Sydney Brown, Sydney Smith; (back) coach Rachel Wright-McKay, Meghan Fisher, Aiyana Sell, Sarah ...