Meeting of quarterbacks

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Saturday's Crusader Golf Outing at the Steubenville Country Club featured 24 teams and 96 golfers, including, from left, former Central quarterbacks John Mantica, Angelo Antonucci, Sam Fornsaglio, John Colaiacovo and Bob Chuba. The tournament was held as part of the CCHS Homecoming Hall of Fame ...

Big Red responds, fends off Brooke in OVAC match

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WELLSBURG — For Big Red, just getting in the OVAC tournament was simply not enough on its own. They wanted to take advantage of the chance to play in the conference tourney and get a win. Greg Bowers’ club did just that on Monday, topping Brooke 3-1 in an OVAC Class 5A quarterfinal on ...

Big Red volleyball sweeps Carrollton

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STEUBENVILLE — The Big Red volleyball team topped Carrollton in straight sets on Monday at home, 25-23, 27-25, 25-16. Mea Lulla led Steubenville with 18 points, two aces, 16 receptions, and 24 digs. Sarah Allen had 12 points, four kills, 10 receptions and 7 digs, Tori Mitchell 11 ...

Early scores, physicality lift Windham over Central

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STEUBENVILLE — Unbeaten Windham used two quick touchdowns to spoil Catholic Central’s homecoming Saturday with a 36-6 victory inside Harding Stadium. The now 4-0 Bombers entered the first meeting between the schools ranked 10th in the Division VII, Region 25 computer standings. With the ...

Navigating COVID in high school football

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With Ohio now halfway through the 2021 football season and West Virginia nearing the midpoint, the schedules to this point have been, for lack of a better term, in flux, to say the least. With what seem to be constant changes — sometimes mere hours before games have been set to kickoff ...

Early goal lifts Madonna to first city championship in five years

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WEIRTON — Big rivalry games often come with a lot of pride and bragging rights, and Saturday’s city championship match between Weir High and Madonna was no exception. The teams battled in the annual game, the Red Riders applied constant pressure throughout the match, however, the Blue ...