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Belpre’s Kyna Waderker notches 1,000th career point in win

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Belpre 55, Wahama 28 BELPRE — Kyna Waderker scored an inside bucket early in the fourth quarter to surpass 1,000 career points in Belpre’s 55-28 victory over Wahama Thursday. Waderker led all scorers with 18 points, followed by Halee Williams’ 15 and Kyanna Ray’s 12 on four ...

Nick Fouss a football, basketball standout

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Nick Fouss Waterford Year: senior GPA: 3.3 Favorite subject: science Sports: basketball, football 2019 football award: All-Ohio honoree College: Ohio University Major: communications (film) Family: Chris and Alecia Fouss (father and mother); Tyler (brother) and Logan ...

Mid-Ohio Valley Prep Basketball Statistical Leaders

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Mid-Ohio Valley Basketball Leaders BOYS SCORING AVERAGE 22.9 - Brayden Miller (Roane) 19.9 - Sam Potts (PHS) 18.8 - Malaki Sylvia (South) 17.1 - Patrick Copen (Catholic) 16.4 - Ty Johnson (Ripley); Makiah Merritt (Belpre); Holden Hayes (DC) 15.9 - Grant Barnhart (SM) 15.8 - ...

Taylor sets record in win for MC women

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Marlo Taylor led the Marietta College women’s basketball team to an 84-66 win over Capital University on Wednesday evening inside Ban Johnson Arena. Taylor broke the women’s basketball program record for 3s in a game with nine, and scored a career high 33 points. Taylor broke the ...

Prep Basketball Roundup

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GIRLS BASKETBALL Williamstown 91, Tyler 34 KIDWELL, W.Va. — Williamstown connected on 14 trifectas, led 28-10 after one and 50-23 at the brerak as the Yellowjackets ran past host Tyler Consolidated here Wednesday night, 91-34. WHS (8-3), which plays Friday at Parkersburg Catholic, was ...

Brandon Simoniette leads Warren past Marietta, 58-40

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The Marietta High student section let Warren’s Brandon Simoniette hear it Tuesday at Sutton Gym, booing the Warrior senior nearly every time he touched the ball. Simoniette responded by putting up a game-high 18 points, including sinking five 3-pointers, to help Warren (8-4) come away with ...

Hot start propels Fort Frye past Meigs

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BEVERLY — For the first 11 minutes of Tuesday night’s tussle with visiting Meigs, Fort Frye literally couldn’t miss. The Cadets opened the game by knocking down their first 11 shots and went on to down the Marauders 67-54 to improve to 10-1 at the halfway point of the season. The ...

Waterford boys fall to Trimble

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WATERFORD — Nick Fouss swished an unbelievable halftime shot from three-quarters court. The trey gave Waterford High a big boost and tied the game at 22-all. But after the break, visiting Trimble High recovered from that Fouss salvo and defeated the Wildcats, 47-35, Tuesday night in a ...

Yellowjackets keep it rolling in win vs. Red Devils

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WILLIAMSTOWN — The No. 1 team in Class A played like it. That’s the summary of the Williamstown Yellowjackets’ 85-51win over the Ravenswood Red Devils on Tuesday night from Williamstown. A balanced attack from the undefeated ‘Jackets (10-0) sunk the Red Devils from the start. A total ...

Chris Beck new Williamstown football boss

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PARKERSBURG — Chris Beck, a 2002 Williamstown High School graduate, was approved Tuesday night by the Wood County Board of Education to become the 23rd different head football coach for the Yellowjackets. A program which has reached the postseason every year since 2000, Beck is taking over ...

Fort Frye gets past Vinton

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BEVERLY — Liv Schneider had the hot hand. The 5-foot-3 junior guard scored a game-high 16 points to help lead Fort Frye to a 51-43 triumph over visiting Vinton County Monday night in a prep girls basketball game at Cadet Gymnasium. “Yeah, I guess I was (feeling it),” smiled Schneider, ...

Golden Eagles girls survive Tornadoes, 44-37

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BELPRE —A late surge from the Southern Tornadoes wasn’t enough, as the Belpre Golden Eagles held on to win in a 44-37 Tri-Valley Conference battle on Monday evening from home. The contest was in-hand for the Golden Eagles at halftime, as they took a 26-10 lead into the locker room off a ...

Monroe Central girls conquer Frontier, 46-40

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NEW MATAMORAS — It takes an all-out effort in all four quarters to win in basketball, and the Frontier Cougars experienced that phenomenon.. Poor shooting from the field doomed the home team on Monday night from inside Frontier High School. Managing only five buckets in the third quarter, ...

Pioneers on point

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Christian James and Lukas Isaly gave Marietta College a spark. The Pioneer point guards shined on the offensive end to help lift their team to a 96-75 victory over Heidelberg in an Ohio Athletic Conference battle Saturday at Ban Johnson Arena. James started and scored a game-high 24 points ...

Fort Frye girls outlast Waterford

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WATERFORD — Lexie Huck went 3-crazy just before the half. The 5-foot-5 junior drained three consecutive triples in the last minute to help Fort Frye defeat Waterford, 34-25, Saturday night in a prep girls basketball game at the Harry W. Cooper Annex. “That was a big boost for us,” ...

Cadets rally late to take down Cougars

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NEW MATAMORAS — After falling behind in the opening minutes of the game the visiting Fort Frye Cadets never led again until the final 2.2 seconds in Saturday’s showdown with the Frontier Cougars. Zane Wallace’s free throw in the closing seconds broke a tie and proved to be the game ...

Tigers win, set up showdown with New Philly

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Marietta High honored local law enforcement with a resounding 72-20 triumph over Meadowbrook High Saturday in an East Central Ohio League girls basketball game at Sutton Gymnasium. Earlier in the season at Byesville in November, the Tigers defeated the Colts by 50 points (85-35). “We wanted ...

Tigers surge past River View for 73-49 win

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The first quarter belonged to Jackson Graham. The second, Tony Munos. And the fourth, Tyler Kytta. The Tiger trio each got hot at the right time to help MHS take down River View 73-49 Friday night at Sutton Gymasium. Graham scored 14 of Marietta’s 16 points in the first quarter, knocking ...

Zane Wallace leads Cadets past hot-shooting ’Skins

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BEVERLY — A very young Caldwell team gave Fort Frye all they wanted and then some in a battle on the hardwood Friday night between a pair of former Pioneer Valley Conference rivals. Despite a near 80-percent Redskin shooting barrage that lasted all the way into the third quarter, the Cadets ...