Buckeye Local defeated Bridgeport 45-33. Emily Holzopfel scored 26 points, while Angela Piergallini grabbed 13 rebounds for the Panthers.
Buckeye Local downed Beaver Local 51-24. Emily Holzopfel scored 25 points, Alaire Destifanes added 13 for the Panthers.
Bellaire downed Buckeye Local 71-41. Maddie Gill had 13 points and Emily Holzopfel added 10 for the Panthers.
Girls High School Basketball, Buckeye Local topped East Liverpool 79-21. Emily Holzopfel set a school record for most points in one game with 43 for the Panthers, giving the junior 1,000 points for her career.
This week’s Eastern Gateway Community College High School Athlete of the Week is Buckeye Local girls basketball player Emily Holzopfel. Emily scored 23 points in Panthers victory over Big Red, and 25 points to help Buckeye Local beat Edison.
Buckeye Local beat Edison 58-26. Emily Holzopfel scored 25 points and Alaire Destifanes had 17 for the Panthers.
Buckeye Local downed Steubenville 49-38. Emily Holzopfel scored 23 points for the Panthers. Maddison Fields scored 11 points for Big Red.
Buckeye Local beat Martins Ferry 56-43. Emily Holzopfel scored 26 points and Alaire Destifanes added 16 for the Panthers.
Barnesville completed a sweep of Buckeye Local 25-14, 25-6, 25-15.
Big Red won its 34th sectional championship by beating East Liverpool 10-0 in six innings in the Division II playoffs. Nicky Zorne tossed a three-hitter with nine Ks for Steubenville. Nick Scott, Carlo Biasi and Michael Pierro each drove in two for Big Red.
Michael Mills tossed a no-hitter as Weir High beat East Fairmont 10-0 in five innings in the Double-A playoffs. Chris Gillette hit a two-run homer and drove in three for the Red Riders.