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Five 'legends' to be honored at 13th OVAC HOF Banquet
Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Five 'legends' to be honored at 13th OVAC HOF Banquet

Four multi-sport athletes and a record-setting boys' track and field coach will be feted in the 13th class of Legends of Ohio Valley Athletic Conference schools.

By Doug Huff For The Enterprise
Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Softball league meeting April 30

Barnesville Women's Softball League will be holding a meeting on April 30 at 6:30 p.m. at the Youth Center. Any team that would like to join or anyone looking to be on a team can call Ginny Bell at 740-425-4386 or 740 680-4698, Tonya Klug at 740-391=0349, or Angel Lake at 740-391, 4023.

Mickey Duffy to receive OVAC's Distinguished Service Award 2017
Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Mickey Duffy to receive OVAC's Distinguished Service Award 2017

WHEELING, WV -- Mickey Duffy -- a long-time supporter of high school athletics and the Ohio Valley Athletic Conference has been selected as the 2017 recipient of the Denny Magruder Distinguished Service Award.

By Jeff Harrison The Daily Jeffersonian
Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Hunters prepare for spring turkey season

For many hunters, spring brings the unmistakable sound of gobbling wild turkeys as Ohio's annual hunt of this popular game bird begins.

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Backyard Briefs
Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Backyard Briefs

BAYS spring soccer practices begun Barnesville Area Youth Soccer (BAYS) began its spring 2017 season with practices on April 9 at Barnesville High School field adjacent to the bus garage. Arrival time for players is 2 p.m. on Sunday afternoons.

Barnesville's Dowler to join squad at UMFK
Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Barnesville's Dowler to join squad at UMFK

FORT KENT, Maine --Daniel Johnson, head coach at the University of Maine at Fort Kent is pleased to announce the first four players of his 2017 recruiting class. Johnson will look to build on a rebuilding 2016-2017 season, where he had to bring in a completely new squad.

Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Baseball Roundup

St. Clairsville 5, Barnesville 4 ST. CLAIRSVILLE -- A shaky defensive effort proved costly to visiting Barnesville High on Monday resulting in a 5-4 setback to St. Clairsville.

Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Track Roundup

NEWCOMERSTOWN -- Claymont High swept the team titles while Barnesville led a trio of local teams with a pair of third place finishes in the Ernie Art Invitational hosted by Newcomerstown High on Saturday. Claymont took the boys' team title with 178.

Softball Roundup
Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Softball Roundup

River 6, Barnesville 2 HANNIBAL -- Visiting Barnesville High got behind early and could not make up for lost ground in a 6-2 defeat to River High in softball action on Tuesday.

Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

'Rocks bound for OVAC 3A Championship game

Top-seeded Barnesville High punched its ticket to the OVAC Class 3A championship game by defeating The Linsly School, 6-4, Saturday night at Barnesville Memorial Park. Coach DJ Butler's Shamrocks (15-5) will face Fort Frye for the conference title.

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Pack steps down as Barnesville boys head coach
Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Pack steps down as Barnesville boys head coach

Following 19 seasons coaching boys basketball at Barnesville High School, boys head varsity coach Chris Pack will be switching sides for his 20th season on the hardwood sidelines.

Apr 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Science Corner

Whether the human population is intending to alter the climate or not, it definitely is.

By Bailey Bauman Shamrock Staff Writer
Apr 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Softball roundup

Barnesville 30 Shenandoah 9 SARAHSVILLE -- Visiting Barnesville High erupted for 17 hits and 30 runs in a 30-9 rout over host Shenandoah in softball action on Monday. The Lady Shamrocks tallied 10 first-inning runs and added 13 in the third to cruise past the Lady Zeps.

Apr 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Sports briefs

BAYS spring soccer practices begun Barnesville Area Youth Soccer (BAYS) began its spring 2017 season with practices on April 9 at Barnesville High School field adjacent to the bus garage. Arrival time for players is 2 p.m. on Sunday afternoons.

Apr 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Baseball roundup

Martins Ferry 7 Barnesville 4 BARNESVILLE -- Visiting Martins Ferry High rallied for a five-run seventh inning to slip past host, Barnesville High, 7-4 in baseball action on Monday.

Apr 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Track roundup

SHADYSIDE -- At the Shadyside Relays Saturday, in the girls's standings, Ridgewood was third, Buckeye Trail fourth,, Union Local sixth, and Caldwell, 13th, while in the boys' standings, Barnesville was seventh,, Ridgewood ninth, Buckeye Trail 12th, Union Local 14th and Caldwell 15.

Apr 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Bowling scores at Chestnut Lanes

Men 200 and over: Roger Morris, 222; Dwayne Stottler, 207, 214, 216; Eric Goddard, 230, 212; Don Perdue, 218, 229; Craig Keiser, 225, 223; AJ Corder, 217, 246, 243, 245, 246, 270, 222, 225; James Kessler, 225; Preston Dornon, 215, 201, 213, 202; Dustin Stottler, 223, 220, 205, 202, 211, 225, 245;

Apr 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Baseball Roundup

Barnesville 6, Union Local 4 BARNESVILLE -- With four runs in the bottom of the fourth, the host Barnesville Shamrocks overcome a two-run deficit to post a 6-4 win over Belmont County rival Union Local on Monday.

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Barnesville, Union Local compete in Porterfield Invitational at St. C.
Apr 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Barnesville, Union Local compete in Porterfield Invitational at St. C.

ST. CLAIRSVILLE --Host St. Clairsville swept both team titles at the Porterfield Invitational on Friday. The Red Devil boys finishing ahead of runner-up Steubenville while the girls prevailed and Tri-Valley placed second.

Softball Roundup
Apr 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Softball Roundup

Barnesville 6, St. John Central 5 BARNESVILLE -- Host Barnesville pushed across two runs in the bottom of the seventh to slip past the visiting Bellaire St. John Central Lady Irish 6-5 in high school softball action at the Route 800 field on Monday.