The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

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April 7, 2014

Independence has recovered nicely from opening loss

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W.Va. Sports Writers Poll

CLASS AAA

Team       Pts.

1. Hurricane (6)          69

2. Cabell Midland (1)         55

3. Woodrow Wilson          47

4. Hedgesville           46

5. Nitro           40

6. George Washington          37

7. Hampshire           23

 8. Wheeling Park          22

9. Logan           18

10. Jefferson           12

Others receiving votes: Huntington, Brooke, Musselman, Parkersburg South, Parkersburg

CLASS AA

Team       Pts.

1. Herbert Hoover (5)         77

2. Independence (2)          70

3. Fairmont Senior          63

4. Chapmanville (1)          52

5. Bridgeport           43

6. Wyoming East          39

7. Petersburg           23

8. Sissonville           22

9. (t) PikeView          15

9. (t) Liberty (Raleigh)    15

Others receiving votes: Frankfort, Poca, Wayne, Oak Glen, Robert C. Byrd

CLASS A

Team       Pts.

1. Notre Dame (3)         61

2. Valley (Fayette) (1)         56

3. Parkersburg Cath. (1)         47

4. Madonna (2)          46

5. St. Marys          34

6. Magnolia           31

7. Charleston Catholic          28

8. Greenbrier West          23

9. Gilmer County          18

10. Man           7

Others receiving votes: Wheeling Central, Wahama, Williamtown, Ritchie County, Moorefield, Clay-Battelle, Fayetteville, Pendleton County

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