Junior High Wrestling Tournament at Claymont
On Saturday, December 4, the Harrison Central Junior High wrestling team traveled to Claymont for their first tournament. The Huskies placed 5th of the teams. 1st was RJ Hendershot in the weight class of 172. 2nd was Brayden McAfee in the weight class of 80, Beau Rinkes in the weight class of 128, and Andrew Cox in the weight class of 134. 3rd was Jake Evans in the weight class of 86 and Kayson Hidey in the weight class of 205. 4th was Zane Carson in the weight class of 86.
- Shyloh Utter
Girls’ Varsity Basketball Victorious Over East Liverpool
On Monday, December 6, the girls’ varsity basketball team played at home against East Liverpool High School. The girls were looking to advance their record to 4-2 and they managed to do so, winning 40-26. McKayla Dunkle led the team with 16 points.
- Angi Ferri
Boys’ Junior Varsity Basketball Victorious against Beaver Local
On Tuesday, December 7, the boys’ junior varsity basketball team played at Beaver Local. The score at half time was 21-15. The Huskies finished in the game, winning with the score of 38-30.
- Nahia Ruiz de Alda
Student Council Breakfast with Santa
On Saturday, December 4, Harrison Central Student Council held their annual Breakfast with Santa in the elementary cafeteria. Over 300 people attended the event. Proceeds went to purchasing Christmas gifts on two children’s wish lists. Thank you to everyone that made this such a successful event!
- Emily Davis
Celebrating Christmas with The Huskies
On Saturday, December 4, students participated in the Cadiz Christmas Parade. Students from the Theater Department were happy to be Santa’s helpers, and the band participated, as they marched and played Joy to the World. Thank you to everyone that participated and made the parade such a success!
- Skyelar Goldsborough
Terrence Lee Talley Inspires the Huskies
On Tuesday, December 7, Terrence Lee Talley traveled to Harrison Central to speak to grades 7-12. He has become one of the most sought out school assembly speakers in America. He tells real life stories from his personal life that will make you laugh at one thing and then cry at the next. He authored the book, “Secrets Anonymous,” that tackles mental health and addiction using real students' stories. His book reached number one in its category on Amazon. Thank you to the Harrison County Juvenile Court for sponsoring Terrence!
- Madison Angle
Junior High Boys’ Basketball Vanquished by St. C
On Wednesday, December 8, both the 7th and 8th grade boys’ basketball teams attempted to gain a win against the St. Clairsville Red Devils; however, they were both unsuccessful. Ending off the four quarters played, the 7th grade lost 46-11, and though the 8th grade put up a great fight, their ending score was 49-31.
- TyLynn Smith
Junior Varsity Girls’ Basketball Falls to East Liverpool
On Monday, December 6, the junior varsity girls’ basketball team played the East Liverpool Potters at home. The game ended 27-23, with a loss for the Huskies. Overall, the game was close and competitive. The Lady Huskies record is now 2-3.
- Aubrey Wood
Junior High Wrestling Falls to Claymont
On Wednesday, December 8 the junior high wrestling team had a match at Claymont. They fought hard, but they lost 30-21. Beau Rinkes, RJ Hendershot, Kayson Hidey, and Zach Cole picked up falls for the Huskies. All in all, it was a very exciting match.
- Kaily Banal
Junior High Basketball Falls to St. Clairsville
On Thursday, December 9, the junior high girls played against St. Clairsville at home. The 7th grade girls had an unfortunate loss with a score of 26-16. The 8th grade girls fell short with an ending score of 32-11.
- Kylie Richards
Boys’ Varsity Basketball Wins Over Edison
On Friday, December 3, the boys varsity basketball team had a game with Edison. The boys were victorious with a score of 64-25.
- Gretchin Dulkoski
Harrison Central Hosts WVU Women’s Health Tournament
On Saturday, December 4, the Harrison Central girls’ basketball program held the annual WVU Women’s Health Tournament. Throughout the day, there were four games played. Wheeling Park played Steubenville, Malvern played Shadyside, Tusky Valley played Harrison Central, and Fort Frye played Union Local. Unfortunately, Harrison Central lost to Tusky Valley 51-16.
- Trista Thompson
On Wednesday, December 8, the Huskies wrestlers had a match against Claymont. The overall dual meet score was 48-33, Claymont. There were nine weight classes filled. The Huskies won five of the eight contested weight classes and picked up a forfeit win. The five winners were: Gabe Marbais by decision, Hunter Bittinger by fall, Michael Smith by fall, Lucas Thomas by fall and Landen Thomas by fall. In head to head competitions, the Huskies won 27-18.
- Peyton Roski
Boys’ Varsity Basketball Lose to Beaver Local
On Tuesday, December 7, the boys’ varsity basketball team played Beaver Local. At the end of the first quarter, the score was 10-9, Huskies, and at halftime, the score was 27-25, Beavers. As the game went forward, Beaver Local led 44-34 at the end of the third, and the final score was 58-49, Beavers.
- Georgia Cox
Girls Varsity Bowling defeated by St. Clairsville
On Wednesday, December 8, 2021, the varsity boys and girls bowled at St. Clairsville. The girls suffered a loss to St. Clairsville with the Huskies scoring a 1566 and St. Clairsville 1623. The boys were victorious over St. Clairsville with Huskies scoring a 1900 and St. Clairsville scored a 1726.
- Aleyna Runevitch
Americanism and Government Test Top Scorers
This past month sophomores, juniors, and seniors took the Americanism and Government test. The top scorers for the 10th grade were Dean Forrester and Riley Smith, 11th grade Drake Watson and Hayden Elliot, and for 12th grade Ben Puskarich and Destiny Arnold. Congratulations to the top scorers!
- Maddie Sedgmer
Boys’ Junior Varsity Basketball Defeats Edison
On Friday, December 3, the junior varsity boys’ basketball team played Edison. The boys won 35-22, remaining undefeated on the year.
- Jaida Barber
Junior Varsity Girls Get Win Over Beaver
On Thursday, December 9, the junior varsity girls basketball team traveled to Beaver Local. The Huskies got the win, soundly, 40-23 over the Beavers. The leading scorer for the Huskies was Kaily Banal with 21 points.
- Edwin Stringer
On Friday, December 3, a spelling bee was held for grades 7th and 8th. The following student were the winners: Tyler Dolecki (1st place grand champion speller), Nicolette Peeler (2nd place), Allessa Dorn (3rd place), Justin Scott (4th place), Austin Dulkoski (5th place), Sophie Bland (6th place), Charley Miller (7th place), Isabelle Brown (8th place), Jaydin Hilton (Alternate #1), and Ethan Carpenter (Alternate #2). The listed students will now be qualifying for the district spelling bee. Congratulations to all the winners!
- Jessica Waid
Girls Varsity Basketball Lost Against Beaver Local
On Thursday, December 9, the girls varsity basketball team played away at Beaver Local. Unfortunately, the girls ended up losing 32-28. Their record is now 4-3. McKayla Dunkle led the team with 18 points.
- Kaylee Vermillion
Monday, December 13
• Girls Varsity Basketball vs. Indian Creek 6:00 PM
Tuesday, December 14
• Boys Varsity Basketball vs. Catholic Central 6:00 PM
Wednesday, December 15
• Boys Varsity Wrestling @ Buckeye Local 5:30 PM
Thursday, December 16
• Girls Varsity Basketball vs. Martins Ferry 6:00 PM
Friday, December 17
• Boys Junior High Basketball vs. Bellaire 5:30 PM
Saturday, December 18
• Boys Varsity Basketball vs. Steubenville (Buckeye 8 Challenge) 12:00 PM