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High School Sports

Vikings silence Falls

WARREN — While the time change won’t take place until the wee hours Sunday morning as the clocks spring forward one hour, the LaBrae and Newton Falls high school boys basketball teams turned the clock back decades Tuesday in their Division III district semifinal at Warren G. ...

Kennedy heads to Orwell District title game

ORWELL — It wasn’t a 16-point first-quarter eruption this time around for the John F. Kennedy Eagles against the Andrews Osborne Phoenix. Though like that game back on Jan. 30 the Eagles built out a big lead, this time it was in the third quarter and they had to hold on again to advance ...

Harding, Ursuline highlight boys tilts

The Canfield boys basketball team last week added another page to its rivalry with Poland, and the Cardinals hope to do something similar tonight when they face the Chaney Cowboys in a Division II district semifinal at Boardman High School. Game time is 7 p.m. In the other D-II semifinal, on ...

Prep scoreboard

Prep scoreboard Boys basketball Div. III district semi at Harding ¯ LaBrae 34, Newton Falls 17 Div. III district semi at Salem ¯ Springfield 70, Columbiana 41 Div. IV district semi at Grand Valley ¯ John F. Kennedy 67, Andrews Osborne Academy 59 Div. IV district semi at ...

Boys basketball brackets

DIVISION I Canton District ¯ SEEDING: 1. Green, 2. Canton McKinley, 3. Boardman, 4. Canton GlenOak, 5. North Canton Hoover, 6. Wooster, 7. Massillon, 8. Massillon Perry, 9. Dover, 10. Massillon Jackson, 11. Alliance, 12. Uniontown Lake, 13. Austintown Fitch. Sectional first ...

Sweet revenge

ORWELL — The Bristol boys basketball team had one blemish on its league record during the regular season, a three-point overtime loss to Windham in February. For the last month, the Panthers have been eagerly awaiting another shot, and they made the most of the opportunity Monday night, ...

Top seed Garfield dims Flashes

WARREN — Champion coach Nathan Kish couldn’t have asked for a better start than the one his Golden Flashes produced in the opening quarter. But difficulties in the second and fourth quarters did in Champion in a Division III district semifinal against the Garfield G-Men at Warren G. ...

It wasn’t easy

STRUTHERS — Most coaches will say that beating a team a third time is never easy. Going into Monday night’s Division IV Struthers District semifinal, it looked like first-seeded McDonald was the favorite against fifth-seeded Lowellville, a team they scored 91 points against on two ...

Area girls foursome set for regional challenges

West Branch, South Range, Champion and McDonald are the area’s remaining girls basketball teams in the postseason, having played their way through to the state’s Sweet 16. West Branch (22-3) starts regional action tonight in Division II when the Warriors face Perry (20-5) at 8 p.m. at ...

Prep scoreboard

Boys basketball MONDAY’S SCORES Boys basketball Div. III district semi at Harding ¯ Garfield 61, Champion 45 Div. III district semi at Salem ¯ Waterloo 64, South Range 56 Div. IV district semi at Grand Valley ¯ Bristol 58, Windham 47 Div. IV district semi at ...

Boys basketball district brackets

DIVISION I Canton District ¯ SEEDING: 1. Green, 2. Canton McKinley, 3. Boardman, 4. Canton GlenOak, 5. North Canton Hoover, 6. Wooster, 7. Massillon, 8. Massillon Perry, 9. Dover, 10. Massillon Jackson, 11. Alliance, 12. Uniontown Lake, 13. Austintown Fitch. Sectional first ...

Girls basketball regionals

Subject to Change Rankings from final AP poll Division I Region 1 – Canton ¯ Rocky River Magnificat (19-6) vs. Eastlake North (22-3) at Canton Civic Center, today, 6:15 p.m. ¯ Canton GlenOak (17-7) vs. No. 9 Stow-Munroe Falls (22-2) at Canton Civic Center, today, 8 p.m. ¯ ...

Boys teams start district week tonight

The No. 1 seeds in area Divisions III and IV boys basketball get district week started tonight with 7 p.m. games at four locations. Two of the opponents will be No. 4 seeds and the other two are No. 5s. The 2-seed vs. 3-seed games follow on Tuesday at the same four locations. District ...

Boys basketball district brackets

DIVISION I Canton District ¯ SEEDING: 1. Green, 2. Canton McKinley, 3. Boardman, 4. Canton GlenOak, 5. North Canton Hoover, 6. Wooster, 7. Massillon, 8. Massillon Perry, 9. Dover, 10. Massillon Jackson, 11. Alliance, 12. Uniontown Lake, 13. Austintown Fitch. Sectional first ...

Girls basketball regional pairings

Subject to Change Rankings from final AP poll Division I Region 1 – Canton ¯ Rocky River Magnificat (19-6) vs. Eastlake North (22-3) at Canton Civic Center, Tuesday, 6:15 p.m. ¯ Canton GlenOak (17-7) vs. No. 9 Stow-Munroe Falls (22-2) at Canton Civic Center, Tuesday, 8 p.m. ¯ ...

Harding overcomes slow start

WARREN — Clink, clank, thud. Shot after shot kept being chucked up toward the basket. Few made it through the orange cylinder, tickling the twine on the way toward the 94-foot playing surface. It was a long way from there to Warren G. Harding beating Hudson in Saturday’s Division I ...

District champions

CORTLAND — Savannah Dodrill held the wooden district trophy above her head as she was surrounded by family, friends and teammates on the Lakeview High School basketball surface. The Champion High School senior guard saw her teammates feet away from her, just waiting for that moment. It was ...

McDonald gains revenge with win over rival Devils

MINERAL RIDGE — The McDonald girls basketball team had been waiting for this day for an entire year. Since falling to Western Reserve in the Division IV district final last season, all they’ve wanted was a chance to avenge that loss in the tournament. They got their shot on Saturday and ...

Bristol’s win streak stopped in final

ORWELL — For the fifth consecutive season Cornerstone Christian has won a district championship. The No. 2 seeded Patriots knocked off No. 4 seed Bristol, 55-29, in the Division IV Grand Valley District final on Saturday. “Bristol is so well-coached,” Cornerstone coach Lisa Stopp said. ...

Girard girls finish seventh at state bowling

COLUMBUS — The Girard girls bowling team qualified seventh at Saturday’s Division II state tournament before losing their first head-to-head matchup to eventual state runner-up Coldwater. The Indians rolled a 2871 in qualifying to earn the seven seed, led by sophomore Maddie Moore who had ...