The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

November 17, 2013

On to the second round


From Staff Reports

— Nicholas County quarterback Tyler Sagraves, right, is tackled by Wyoming East’s Casey Saunders, left, and John Morgan, obscured, during their Class AA first-round playoff game last Friday in New Richmond. The No. 11 Grizzlies beat the homestanding No. 6 Warriors 35-14, and will travel to No. 3 Bluefield Friday for a quarterfinal game. Kickoff will be 7:30 p.m. Greenbrier West, which beat No. 10 Notre Dame 54-7 last Friday, also will hit the road for the next round of the Class A playoffs. The No. 7 Cavaliers will visit No. 2 St. Marys at 1:30 p.m. Saturday.

State Playoffs

PARKERSBURG  (AP) — Second-round pairings for the West Virginia high school football playoffs. Friday games are at 7:30 p.m., Saturday games are at 1:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted:

CLASS AAA

Friday

No. 8 George Washington at No. 1 Huntington

No. 5 Wheeling Park at No. 4 Point Pleasant

Saturday

No. 7 Cabell Midland at No. 2 Martinsburg

No. 6 University at No. 3 Capital

SEMIFINALS

Nov. 29-30

Dates, times TBD

Wheeling Park-Point Pleasant winner vs. George Washington-Huntington winner University-Capital winner vs. Cabell Midland-Martinsburg winner

CLASS AA

Friday

No. 8 Sissonville at No. 1 Wayne

No. 11 Nicholas County at No. 3 Bluefield

No. 13 Robert C. Byrd at No. 12 Ritchie County Saturday

No. 7 Fairmont Senior at No. 2 Bridgeport

SEMIFINALS

Nov. 29-30

Dates, times TBD

Robert C. Byrd-Ritchie County winner vs. Sissonville-Wayne winner

Nicholas County-Bluefield winner vs. Fairmont Senior-Bridgeport winner

CLASS A

Saturday

No. 8 Wahama at No. 1 Madonna, 7:30 p.m.

No. 7 Greenbrier West at No. 2 St. Marys

No. 12 Bishop Donahue at No. 4 Williamstown No. 14 Magnolia at No. 6 Moorefield

SEMIFINALS

Nov. 29-30

Times, dates TBD

Bishop Donahue-Williamstown winner vs. Wahama-Madonna winner

Magnolia-Moorefield winner vs. Greenbrier West-St. Marys winner