High School Sports

Wallace on mission in cross country

McDONALD - Kenny Wallace harnesses his past pain and suffering, exuding emotions that drive the Mathews High School senior through a 3.1-mile race.His face puts on full display the pain he endures as his running shoes glide over the grassy course, pulling up the occasional clump of turf in his ...

Tribune seeks football statistics

The Tribune Chronicle will begin running high school football statistical leaders in Friday's edition.Coaches and-or statisticians should send in updated statistics for their schools each week by 6 p.m. Tuesday.Statistics can be emailed to sports@tribtoday.com or can be faxed to 330-841-1717.

Tribune seeks football statistics

The Tribune Chronicle will begin running high school football statistical leaders in Friday's edition.Coaches and-or statisticians should send in updated statistics for their schools each week by 6 p.m. Tuesday.Statistics can be emailed to sports@tribtoday.com or can be faxed to 330-841-1717.

Browns trade Gilbert, release Gabriel

CLEVELAND - The Browns continued their methodical housecleaning by sweeping out another first-round pick.Cornerback Justin Gilbert, who never lived up to being the No. 8 overall pick in 2014, was traded to the Pittsburgh Steelers on Saturday for a sixth-round draft pick in 2018 and Cleveland ...

Getting defensive

LEAVITTSBURG - After hearing what his defense had done to the LaBrae offense on Friday night, John F. Kennedy football coach Jeff Bayuk had the statistics repeated to his defensive coordinator. Once Dominic Prologo learned the news that his Eagles had held the Vikings to less than 50 yards of ...

Raiders roll

WARREN - Steve Arnold had this game circled at the beginning of the year.He saw what Cleveland Heights did against St. Edward, the defending Division I state champion.The Tigers football team went nose-to-nose with them during last season's playoffs, which Arnold, the Warren G. Harding football ...

Poland rallies to shock Niles

NILES - It was a tale of two halves in Poland's 26-23 victory over Niles, at Bo Rein Memorial Stadium Friday night.The Red Dragons outgained Poland 327-85 in total yards in the first half, only for the Bulldogs to turn around and outgain Niles 221-121 in the second half."I think our offensive ...

Late score lifts Leopards over Lakeview

LIBERTY - A 14-yard touchdown run by Dra Rushton with 5:15 remaining in the game put Liberty back in front to stay and Rushton's two-point conversion set the final score in the Leopards' 28-21 win Friday night over Lakeview.The play of Liberty's offensive line was vital in that final quarter, ...

Flashes win in final seconds

Tribune ChronicleCONNEAUT - Brandon Allen connected with Calib Davis from 6 yards out with 13 seconds remaining in the game to give Champion a 20-14 road win over the Spartans (0-2).Allen passed for 150 yards on 13 completions in 31 attempts. He also ran for a 5-yard touchdown in the first ...

Morales, Hubbard run wild on Girard in 30-16 win

HUBBARD - Rafael Morales had 28 carries for 240 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Eagles past the Indians, 30-16.Tyreq Moorer added 18 carries for 145 yards for Hubbard (2-0).The two made up a bulk of Hubbard's rushing, 51 carries for 380 yards.Mark Waid was 8-of-23 for 133 yards for Girard, ...

Losses hurting Howland

HOWLAND - It was a game that probably made special teams coaches cringe and one that the Howland Tigers certainly were not happy with either.Coach Dominic Menendez and his players took a 37-20 loss to Green hard Friday night at Richard Lombardo Stadium. The Tigers are in an 0-2 hole as they ...

Spartans stun Mooney with wild comeback

YOUNGSTOWN - Boardman scored twice in the final five minutes to stun the Cardinals, 28-26.After Koby Adu Poku scored on a 2-yard run to cut Mooney's lead to 26-21, the Spartans recovered an onside kick. They then drove to the 4-yard line with 19 seconds left, and quarterback Mike O'Horo hit ...

Defenses focus on stopping playmakers tonight

When the LaBrae Vikings and John F. Kennedy Eagles square off at LaBrae High School this evening, two of the area's premier playmakers will be showcased in one of the area's best Week 2 matchups.LaBrae's Tariq Drake and Kennedy's Jacob Coates have dazzled with their amazing playmaking abilities ...

Early goal keys Harding in win over JFK

WARREN - Thomas Malacky loves to show off his skills with the soccer ball at his feet. Warren G. Harding coach Tilden Tatebe doesn't love it at all, but was willing to admit it worked, following Malacky's early goal in the Raiders' 5-0 victory Thursday over John F. Kennedy at Mollenkopf ...

Harding displays camaraderie, hammers St. Vincent-St. Mary, 8-0

WARREN - Warren G. Harding Raiders' girls soccer coach Diane Hernandez just can't stop gushing about the camaraderie that her 2016 squad displays on a game in, game out basis.In fact, that's what makes this team different, in a good way, compared to her Raider teams of old."This group of girls ...

Ursuline’s boys golf relies on its depth, looks to postseason

YOUNGSTOWN - Depth.It's something Ursuline's boys golf team is relying on for a deep postseason run.Monday, it carried the Irish to a fifth-place finish at the Ursuline Invitational at Youngstown Country Club.The Irish shot a 337 and had a tight-knit top four with Danny Brooks leading the way. ...

Canfield gets by Howland, beats Tigers in four games

HOWLAND - It may have taken the better part of two games, but the Canfield volleyball team figured out how to enjoy itself.Once that happened, the Cardinals rolled past Howland, 23-25, 27-25, 25-16, 25-21, Wednesday evening at Howland."It's knowing how to keep in the moment," Canfield coach ...

Pick six games of the week

Cleveland Heights (0-1)at Warren G. Harding (1-0)WHEN: Friday, 7 p.m.WHERE: Mollenkopf Stadium.LAST MEETING: 2015, Harding won, 35-27.LAST WEEK: Warren Harding beat Cleveland Shaw, 35-0; Cleveland Heights lost to Cardinal Mooney, 42-6.COACHES: Steve Arnold, Warren Harding; Mac Stephens, ...

Hubbard player scores three on birthday

GIRARD - A.J. Trobek picked about the best way possible to celebrate his birthday for the Hubbard boys soccer team. He netted three goals in leading the Eagles past Girard, 7-0, in non-conference action at Arrowhead Stadium on Tuesday night."I felt I played pretty well," Trobek said. "All that ...

Trio hope to lead Howland to big cross country season

EAST PALESTINE - Seniors Ethan Neff and Tyler Harigan, along with sophomore Vincent Mauri, led the Howland boys cross country team around the hilly landscape of East Palestine City Park Tuesday afternoon.They approached the finish line and hesitated, asking their coaches in the pavilion above ...