Boardman staves off Chaney, 50-49

High School Sports

YOUNGSTOWN – With the Boardman Spartans leading by 16 points and only three and half minutes left, it appeared they had locked up a season-opening win over the Chaney Cowboys. The Cowboys, however, had other ideas. The Spartans held off a ferocious comeback attempt by the Cowboys in those ...

Cavs top Wizards, 116-101

Local Sports

WASHINGTON (AP) — Darius Garland had 32 points, 10 assists and eight rebounds, and the Cleveland Cavaliers went on a 19-0 run spanning part of each half in a 116-101 rout of the Washington Wizards on Friday night. Cleveland won its fourth straight game, and this streak has been pretty ...

Irish seniors leave a legacy

High School Sports

CANTON — It's been a long road. While the destination obviously isn't where the Ursuline senior Class of 2022 wanted it to be, the Fighting Irish overcame a lot on their route to Canton. The growing pains weren’t the prettiest. Going through a 1-9 season as freshmen and a 2-8 season as ...

Poland defense puts clamps on Hubbard

High School Sports

HUBBARD — Even with the graduation of Jackie Grisdale, who finished as Poland’s all-time leading scorer across the boy’s and girl’s basketball programs and led them to two district titles over her four year playing career, the Bulldogs didn’t miss a beat as they rolled over the ...

Jackson-Milton falls to Brookfield

High School Sports

NORTH JACKSON — Despite a fast start Thursday night, Brookfield had to hold off Jackson-Milton late. After Jackson-Milton sophomore Ava Darney’s would-be go-ahead 3-pointer rimmed out in the waning seconds of the fourth quarter, the Warriors managed to edge the Blue Jays 48-46, giving ...