Local teams closing in on playoffs spots

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As the regular season draws near an end, two local football teams are in prime positions for playoff berths.

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Robb powers Chieftains past scrappy Wildcats

Derek Robb scored all three of Bellefontaine’s goals as the host Chiefs clawed out a 3-1 win over visiting Springfield in a Division I boys sectional soccer contest Monday at AcuSport Stadium.

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Lakers surprise Ben Logan in tourney battle

A resilient Indian Lake boys soccer team overcame a 2-0 deficit late in the second half Monday against host Benjamin Logan and rallied to pull out an overtime victory in the Division II sectional tournament opener.

  • Written by AARON LaBATT

WL-Salem earns spot in sectional final

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West Liberty-Salem’s volleyball team continued its Division III sectional tournament run by knocking off Milton-Union in three sets Monday 25-14, 25-16, 27-25 in a semifinal contest at Brookville High School.

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