Marietta, Fairfield Union play to scoreless draw

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DEVOLA — Prior to the final 10 seconds of a high school girls soccer match Saturday at Jerry Brock Field between Marietta and Fairfield Union, the two teams played on even terms. Tiger captain Katie Mannix nearly changed all of that when her shot on goal from nearly 30 yards deflected off ...

Williamstown falls to Philip Barbour

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WILLIAMSTOWN — Andrew Morris put the exclamation point on Philip Barbour’s second win of the campaign here Saturday morning when he launched a shot from just inside midfield and found the back of the net with 20 seconds remaining to help secure a 2-0 victory versus host Williamstown. The ...

Surging Yellowjackets too much for Tigers

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Williamstown’s high-octane offense and timely defense made all the difference, as the visiting Yellowjackets used nearly 400 yards of offense and six turnovers to defeat Marietta, 47-0. The Tigers got the ball to start the game, as Bryce Dotson and Seth Britton used their legs to get the ...

Waterford blanks Frontier, 41-0; Warriors fall

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WATERFORD — The Waterford Wildcats evened their record at 3-3 with a 41-0 victory over Frontier Friday night. No stats from the game were available at press time. Waterford visits South Gallia next week while the Cougars (2-4) play host to Conotton Valley Point Pleasant 44, Warren ...

Marietta locks down Parkersburg in defensive battle

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DEVOLA — Marietta’s offense threw everything but the kitchen sink during the first half of Thursday’s high school boys soccer match, and Parkersburg junior keeper Aiden Merritt was up to the task each time. After stuffing two attempts inside the box on the same breakaway by Mac Threatt ...