PREP ROUNDUP: Creek’s Jones Scores 1,000th Career Point
WINTERSVILLE — Taylor Jones scored 25 points and joined the 1,000-point club as Indian Creek defeated Minerva, 63-49 on Wednesday.
Steubenville 54, Beaver Local 33
STEUBENVILLE — Makayla Abram had 15 points and 12 rebounds as Steubenville defeated Beaver Local.
Buckeye Local 59, Bellaire 56
BELLAIRE — Jake Mayle posted a game-high 17 points as Buckeye Local secured a victory over Bellaire.
Bellaire, meanwhile, was led by junior Owen Ward, who poured in 15.
East Liverpool 63
STEUBENVILLE — Brenton Jones secured a layup with four seconds left as Steubenville defeated East Liverpool. Jones and Zion Sawyer both had 16 points for Big Red.
Steubenville Boys, Girls
MARTINS FERRY — The Steubenville boys and girls swim teams swept an invitational. On the girls side, Isabella Phillips and Madison Beadling both claimed two individual events. Phillips won the 200 IM (2:51.61) and 100 butterfly (1:19.04). Beadling touched the wall first in the 50 freestyle (28.59) and 100 backstroke (1:13.66) for Big Red.
On the boys’s side, a pair of Purple Riders earned multiple individual honors. Tristen Blatt won the 200 freetyle (2:13.65) and 100 backstroke (1:11.45). Matt Collette tallied a win in the 100 butterfly (1:10.63) and 100 breaststroke (1:16.48).