Tigers edge Marauders in home opener, 48-47

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Despite having to watch most of the fourth quarter from the bench due to foul trouble, Marietta senior Tyler Kytta scored a game-high 19 points to lead the Tigers past Meigs 48-47 Tuesday at Sutton Gym. This was Marietta’s second game out of three that was decided by one point. The Tigers ...

Pioneer women beat Case Western for 5-0 start

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CLEVELAND — Marietta College used a big third quarter to erase an eight-point halftime deficit and went on to defeat Case Western Reserve University 77-70 Tuesday evening women’s basketball action. The Pioneers improve to 5-0 on the season, while the Spartans fall to 3-6 overall. “We ...

Williamstown beats Doddridge in state semis

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WEST UNION, W.Va. — Williamstown painted the perfect picture for one half of football and ambushed Doddridge County 43-0 during Friday’s Class A state semifinal game at Cline Stansberry Stadium. The sixth-ranked Yellowjackets improve to 11-2 and await the winner of the second Class A ...

Harbor Haught wreaks havoc on defense for Yellowjackets

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WEST UNION, W.Va. — Harbor Haught’s timing is impeccable. A handful of years had passed since Haught's last competitive experience on the football field. However, the Williamstown junior decided to return to the sport while continuing his pursuits with the boys soccer team. On Friday ...

Area booters earn 2nd team All-Ohio honors

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Three Washington County soccer players earned second team All-Ohio honors after putting together phenomenal seasons on the pitch this fall. From Marietta, David Sarver received the recognition on the boys side while Katie Mannix did so on the girls side, as did Warren’s Alexis ...

Tigers fall in season opener

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ZANESVILLE — Marietta led by as many as 11 points in the third quarter, but host Zanesville rallied to beat the Tigers 47-46 in Friday night’s season opener at the Zanesville Tip-Off Classic. Tied at 46-all with six seconds left in the fourth, Zanesville’s Isaac Mayle was fouled and ...