#1 ranked West Branch rolled past arch-rival Salem 58-36 Saturday afternoon in girls’ high school basketball action.
The Wildcats celebrated the 40-year anniversary of their State Championship Saturday, while this year’s team rolled past the Red Dragons.
Howland junior Nathan Barrett scored 8 second half points, including a putback bucket with 1.8 seconds left
The Bulldogs defeated Niles, 84-51 Friday, improving to 10-3 on the season.
The Hickory senior is an All District performer in basketball and soccer, plus carries a 4.0 GPA.
Austintown-Fitch earned a season split with Youngstown East after they grabbed a one-point win Friday night.
Cardinal Mooney Senior Vinny Gentile has verbally committed to play college football at Youngstown State.
The Youngstown Phantoms got on the board first, but it wasn’t enough to top Tri-City Saturday night.
Wilmington was led by Danny Hanssen, who scored 12.
Poland featured four girls who scored double-figures this afternoon.
LaBrae remains undefeated following a 52-48 overtime win over previously unbeaten South Range Friday night.
Former Phantoms head coach Anthony Noreen got the win with his new team Friday night as the Storm topped Youngstown 5-1.
Drake Golden tied the school-record at Crestview for most points in a single game.
East Palestine’s Dominic Posey has scored 36 points in his last two games.
YSU placed five players in double-figures but it wasn’t enough as the Penguins fell to UIC 92-78 Thursday night at Beeghly Center.
Western Reserve was led by Alexis Hughes, who scored 18 points and grabbed 9 rebounds.
Kennedy Catholic junior Oscar Tshiebwe scored a game-high 22 points in a 57-39 win over Warren Harding Wednesday.
Kennedy Catholic’s Maceo Austin notched his 1,000th career point Tuesday night as the Golden Eagles grabbed their 10th win of the season.
Lakeview finished the game on a 10-0 run to help the Sailors rally from a 10-point halftime deficit to top West Middlesex.
The Tigers take over first place in Region 5 with a 63-42 win over the Hornets Tuesday.
The state-ranked Poland Boys’ Basketball team rolled to a 70-56 win over Autintown Fitch Tuesday evening.
Sophomore Zach Rasile has scored 83 points in his two games against Waterloo this season.
Camden Hergenrother was on fire from deep Monday night as she helped Cardinal Mooney past Valley Christian to move the Cards to 7-5 overall.
Phillian replaces Terry Verrelli who stepped down from the post last month.
The YSU Men’s Basketball team has now lost three straight games following a 77-67 loss at Wright State on Monday.
Wright State topped the YSU Women 73-50 Monday afternoon at the Nutter Center.
West Branch has won each of their last 5 games by an average of 16 points.
The Bulldogs are ranked #10 in Division II.
The Warriors are the #1 ranked team in Division II in the latest AP poll.
In nine seasons with the Pirates, McCutchen has posted a career batting average of .291 with 203 home runs and 725 RBIs.