St. C defeats Brooke 82-71

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WHEELING — Following last Tuesday’s loss at Martins Ferry, St. Clairsville boys basketball coach Ryan Clifford said he would live and die with the shots that Tyson Pastor took even though most of them didn’t fall. Clifford was all smiles Friday after watching his 6-3 junior knock down ...

River takes down rival Shadyside

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HANNIBAL — River High’s Kabel Isaly put on a spectacular 47-point performance Friday night with an assortment of moves around the paint and uncanny accuracy from 3-point land in a double-overtime thriller at the R.L. Potts gym. The do-it-all senior’s career-high effort helped coach ...

Bellaire beats Buckeye Local

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BELLAIRE — Receiving a strong one-two punch effort from Mayson Sochor and MacMac Pettigrew, Bellaire pocketed a 74-63 win over Buckeye Local Friday night at the House of Champions. Sochor, displaying a deft outside shooting touch, topped all scorers with 29 points while Pettigrew, making ...

Big Red squeaks past Catholic Central in OT

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STEUBENVILLE — Big Red found its offense as the game went on and came away with a thrilling 50-45 overtime victory over city rival Catholic Central inside a packed Crimson Center. Leading the charge was a freshman, as Santino Haney led all scorers with 28 points. Like his team, he got ...

Indian Creek outlasts Martins Ferry in overtime

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WINTERSVILLE — In an early season matchup of 3-1 girls’ high school basketball teams, one team moved to 4-1 while the other suffered two losses on the same night. Homestanding Indian Creek outscored Martins Ferry 7-3 in the 4-minute overtime session Thursday night to post a 54-50 victory ...