Indian Creek girls find a way to fend off Big Red, 65-57

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WINTERSVILLE — After what had been a 13-point halftime lead and a 12-point cushion going to the fourth quarter shrunk to just four points, Indian Creek needed someone to make a shot. Abby Starkey, a junior who entered the season as the most experienced player for the Redskins, was the one ...

Liddell scores 19, No. 16 Ohio State tops Penn State

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COLUMUBS (AP) — E.J. Liddell scored 19 points and No. 16 Ohio State defeated Penn State 61-56 Sunday. Ohio State (11-4, 5-2 Big Ten) won despite shooting just 38.6% overall and going the final 5:07 without a basket. "I didn't think that Penn State would go away," Ohio State coach Chris ...

Crusaders top Madonna for seventh-straight win

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WEIRTON — Catholic Central ran its winning streak to seven Saturday by taking down host Madonna 62-26. Ten players cracked the scoring column for the Crusaders, who now stand at 11-3 and remain in the hunt for a spot in the OVAC Class 2A playoffs. Theresa Kerker took game-scoring honors ...

Park takes overall, 5A titles at OVAC Tournament

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WHEELING — Depth is a vital part of any athletic team. It was a key element Saturday in Wheeling Park ending nearly two decades of frustration at the Ohio Valley Athletic Conference Ron Mauck Wrestling Championships. With only two individual titlists, the Patriots piled up enough points in ...