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  • sisler Fayetteville’s Sisler, Valley’s Bird among Class A all-staters

    A team winning four consecutive state championships is a rare feat.

    June 3, 2014 2 Photos

  • 053114 play at first This year’s drama only the beginning for area Class AAA baseball squads

    It’s a shame that the state baseball tournament will begin next week at Appalachian Power Park in Charleston without an area representative from Class AAA’s Region 3. Following Independence’s run will be great, but when it comes to doughnuts, sandwiches, paychecks or area representatives in Charleston, the more the merrier.

    May 31, 2014 1 Photo

  • 053014 east East falls short of states

    It wasn’t pretty, but it was historic: Riverside is heading to the state  baseball tournament.
    In their third regional final in a row, the Warriors finally broke through  Thursday with a 9-4 win over Greenbrier East in the Class AAA Region 3 final at Eric J. Smith Field. That earned Riverside its first state tournament berth in  its 15 years of existence.

    May 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • 052914 westside Westside eliminated

    If high school softball games lasted just five innings, Westside would be undefeated at the state tournament.

    May 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • 052914 indy Patriots return to Charleston

    Baseball has often been called a game of inches. On this night it was more like a millisecond.

    May 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Spartans a win away from states

    After pulling out a dramatic come-from-behind victory over Shady Spring in 11 innings Tuesday to clinch a spot in the Class AAA Region 3 championship game, Greenbrier East (17-7) spent Wednesday waiting.

    May 29, 2014

  • Westside hopes to showcase pitching, defense

    Compared to many of the teams playing today in the state softball tournament in Vienna, Westside is not exactly an offensive powerhouse.

    May 27, 2014

  • 052814 Sports GBEast v Shady 3.jpg Dramatic win for Spartans

    Standing on third base, Greenbrier East’s Ethan Boone watched as a Josiah Solak popup sailed high into the dark, rainy sky at Spartan Yards in the bottom of the 11th inning and the game knotted at 6.

    May 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • PikeView has shot at revenge

    PikeView owns a win over Independence this season. Somehow, Patriots coach Scott Cuthbert doesn’t suspect it’s enough to satisfy the red-hot Panthers.

    May 27, 2014

  • Cavaliers look to finally advance

    It’s been 11 years since Greenbrier West last played in the state baseball tournament.

    May 27, 2014