The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

April 15, 2014

Local Roundup: Greenbrier East rallies to beat Oak Hill 11-9

From Staff Reports


Greenbrier East 11, Oak Hill 9

The Spartans scored five runs in the sixth inning to beat Oak Hill 11-9 Tuesday in the Spring Break Wood Bat Classic at Linda K. Epling Stadium in Beckley.

Daylon Colley went 3-for-3 with a triple, double and single, while Josiah Solak was 2-for-4 for Greenbrier East.

Oak Hill’s Chris Hysell knocked in three runs, while Daniel Pritt and Aiden Crouch each had a hit.

Tyler Canterbury picked up the win for the Spartans while Pritt was awarded the loss.

Greenbrier East 11, Oak Hill 9

OH:    025    020    0    —    9 6 3

GE:    510    050    x    —    11 11 1

OH: Daniel Pritt and Ricky Epperley, GE: Frank Ford, Tyler Canterbury (3) and Josiah Solak. WP — Canterbury. LP — Pritt. Hitting — OH: Chris Hysell 1-2 (2B, 3 RBI), Daniel Pritt 1-1, Aiden Crouch 1-1, GE: Daylon Colley 3-3 (3B, 2B, 1B),  Josiah Solack 2-4.

Late Monday

Westside 15, Mingo Central 6

BRADSHAW — Westside scored five runs in the top of the first inning and went on to roll past Mingo Central Monday 15-6.

Jacob Meade collected four hits and two RBIs and Dakota Dixon smashed a triple and drove in three runs to lead the Renegades.

Drew Bragg added a double and three RBIs, while Zack McCoy had two hits and two RBIs for Westside.

Caleb Spencer and Tudd Slone had two RBIs each for the Miners.

Westside hosts Mount View today.

Westside 15, Mingo Central 6

W:    514    202    1    —    15 14 1

MC:    102    300    0    —    6 9 2

WP — Paynter. LP — Tudd Sloan. Hitting — W: Justin Kenneda 1-5 (R, RBI, 2B), Drew Bragg 1-3 (3 RBI, 2B), Austin Bailey 2-4 (R, RBI), Dakota Paynter 2-3 (RBI), Jacob Meade 4-5 (2 R, 2 RBI), Dakota Dixon 1-3 (2 R, 3 RBI, 3B), Justin Grimmette 1-4 (RBI, R), Zack McCoy 2-4 (R, 2 RBI), MC: Bubbera 1-3 (R), Caleb Spencer 2-4 (R, 2 RBI), Allen 2-4 (RBI, 2B), Tudd Slone 1-4 (2 RBI), Payton Harmon 2-4 (R).

Men’s softball tournament

The Larry A. Baldwin Memorial Men’s Softball Tournament will be held Saturday, April 19, in Boomer. The entry fee is $100. For more information please call 304-395-0327.

Sports City U Basketball Academy

Sports City U Basketball Academy will hold a ball handling and shooting clinic Saturday, April 19, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The address for the academy is 3542 Teays Valley Rd. Hurricane. The clinic is for boys and girls ages 8-18 and the fee is $90 per player. To sign up call 304-562-2424 or e-mail To view the spring schedule go to

4-H Poker Run

Summers County 4-H Leaders and All-Stars are hosting a motorcycle “Poker Run” to help raise money for 4-H Camp 2014. The ride is May 17, with registration willat 10 a.m. Riders will leave at 11 a.m. The ride will start and stop at Willowwood Country Club.

Pre-registration cost (by May 2) is rider $20, co-rider $15. After May 2, cost is rider $25, co-rider $20. Price includes a t-shirt (for pre-registered riders) and a picnic after the ride. There will also be multiple door prizes donated by a variety of businesses and organizations. All prizes will be given out during picnic. Riders will play 5-card draw, getting cards at each stop.

All proceeds will assist youth in attending 4-H camp. For more information or to register, stop by the WVU Extension Office in the Summers County Memorial Building, call 304-466-7113, e-mail Lesley Woodrum at or visit us on the web at summers.ext.wvu.

Flournoy League fundraiser

The John A. Flournoy Youth Basketball League will hold a golf tournament fundraiser on June 7 starting at 8:30 a.m. at Brier Patch Golf Links, 1 Brier Patch Drive, Beckley.

The tournament is a four-man scramble format with shotgun start. Entry fee is $300 per team ($75/person). Lunch provided at the course at no extra cost.

There are numerous prizes, including hole-in-one, closest to pin, longest putt and longest drive. Hole sponsorships available for $100. The net proceeds will benefit the youth basketball league and the boys and girls basketball programs at Midland Trail High School.

To sign up a team, sponsor a hole, or obtain additional information, contact Tom Ewing at 304-222-4079.

KSI Sports Co-ed

volleyball tournament

KSI Sports will sponsor a co-ed volleyball tournament Saturday, May 17, at KSI Sports in Beaver. The cost is $90 per team. For more information, please visit or call 304-222-3966.

Tiger Classic May 16-18

The fifth annual Tiger Classic basketball tournament, for grades 2-9, will be held May 16-18 at Shady Spring High School.

The entry fee is $175. Contact Neal Michaels at 304-673-7728 or, or Chuck Connor at 304-673-5845, or