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Greenbrier East’s Krystynak lands on Class AAA all-state softball first team
After winning a Class AAA state championship as a freshman, Lincoln County pitcher Brooke West said that if she ever got the chance, she'd make sure she would do everything she could to get back.
This postseason, West would not be denied.
East-West All-Star Classic will feature southern W.Va.’s best
After 20 years, the Hatfield-McCoy Senior Bowl is no more.
The longtime Mingo County-based football all-star game, featuring players from West Virginia doing battle with players from Kentucky, will no longer be played.
However, gridiron fans in the southern coalfields shouldn’t worry. Something new is on the horizon.
One down, one to go for Independence
Jeremy McGinnis got a second chance in the biggest at-bat of his career. He was already getting a second chance at his senior season.
Patriot Country out in full force to support team’s run at a state title
Rounding the corner at the lone stoplight in Sophia, heading toward Coal City, sits a sign in the window of an auto parts store that reads simply, “This is Patriots Country.” INCLUDES TOUT VIDEO.
Patriots to face Fairmont in semifinals
There’s experience, and then there’s being a mainstay.
Independence falls in the first category, making its second consecutive state tournament appearance tonight in Charleston. The Patriots (26-7) have been there four of the last eight seasons.
Beckley’s Fernett to umpire one final baseball title game
Greg Fernett knows a thing or two about butterflies. A member of Alpha Natural Resources’ mine rescue team, Fernett is often going into a dangerous mine when others are coming out.
5 area players to play in North-South games
High school baseball season in West Virginia will officially come to a close with the state tournament this weekend. But several players will have one more day in their respective uniforms.
Westside’s Blankenship, Mavericks’ Shiflett among Class AA all-staters
Exactly how high were the emotions for Herbert Hoover pitcher Allison Rager following her team's first Class AA state championship?
- Woodrow’s Daniel named coach of the year
Indy seniors have been huge
When a team that has had success puts a lot of seniors on the field, expectations understandably tend to get a bit lofty.
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