Madonna’s fast start key to victory over CCHS

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STEUBENVILLE — Madonna scored the first 16 points in its game with Catholic Central Friday and cruised to a 63-34 triumph inside the Mickey Barber Gymnasium. Anthony Mascio, Matt Amaismeier and Evan Bone paced the early Blue Don surge as they all connected from behind the arc. The visitors ...

Brooke storms back for big win at Big Red

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STEUBENVILLE — Early in the third quarter of Friday night’s game, Brooke standout senior Alex Isinghood reached the 1,000-career point mark. What mattered more to him in that moment, however, was the fact his team was losing the game, and he was on a mission to stop that from happening. ...

Potters pull away from Creek late, 48-40

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WINTERSVILLE — Down late in the game, the Indian Creek boys basketball team was forced to foul, and East Liverpool converted from the foul line as the Potters pulled away from the Redskins for a 48-40 victory in a Buckeye 8 North Division match up Friday night at Indian Creek. The visitors ...

Nailers’ Barker enjoys unforgettable week

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WHEELING — Last week was a whirlwind for Wheeling Nailers’ athletic trainer Daniel Barker. On Tuesday, Jan 11, he found out he was named the athletic trainer for the 2022 Warrior/ECHL All-Star Classic in Jacksonville, Fla. The next day, his girlfriend and Nailers’ Director of Game ...

Crosby’s 15th hat trick leads Penguins over Blue Jackets 5-2

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COLUMBUS (AP) — Sidney Crosby notched his 15th career hat trick and added an assist to lead Pittsburgh over the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-2 Friday night for the Penguins' fourth straight win. Brian Dumoulin had a goal and two assists, Mike Matheson added a goal and an assist, and Bryan Rust ...