• Fitch Soccer
The Austintown Fitch girls soccer team shut the door on West Branch on Aug. 24 by a score of 2-0. Emily Durina and Hanna Steinker posted the two Falcon goals with assists from Juliana Figueroa and Elizabeth Mosier. The Lady Falcons were 21-10 shots on goal and 11 saves credited to Jessica Scott. The win came after an Aug. 22 loss to Hoover, 1-0.
In JV action, the Lady Falcons fell to West Branch, 2-1. The lone Austintown goal was made by Andrea Precurato and one assist from Krista Martin. Precurato and Casey Infante had a combined six saves in the game.
• Ursuline Soccer
Ursuline girls soccer team fell to Hubbard, 1-0 on Aug. 27. The game was scoreless at the half with Hubbard coming back in the second half to score the lone point. Ursuline’s Brianna Curd was credited with a save and the girls trapped Hubbard for 16 off sides.
• Auto Racing
Austintown’s Greg Lazzara finished in fourth in the Deerfield Speedway Micro Sprint Division on Aug. 27. Finishing in 11th was Austintown’s Jeff Haefke. In the Sport Classic division feature, Kevin Juillerat of Austintown placed ninth.