Jaiden Smith of Class A defending state champion St. Marys led the way for the Blue Devils on Thursday night.
Wahama baseball coach Tom Cullen calls it a career after 38 years in the program and 13 seasons as the head coach.
Left-handed standout pitcher Jake Carr from state champion St. Albans has committed to the Mountaineers.
Josh Caldwell won four championships in nine years at the helm with Hurricane.
Morgantown, off of a state semifinal appearance, has key out-of-state challenges in the season's first two weeks.
Quarterback battles continued for both Hurricane and Parkersburg South, while receiver Curon Cordon was featured heavily for the Redskins.
Jefferson eyes a fourth straight playoff appearance behind receiver Jeffrey Gaskins.
With its field damaged by the flood, Hundred has been using Clay-Battelle's football field for practices and might use it to host home games during the season.
MetroNews will have live video streaming of the season opener between Robert C. Byrd and Fairmont Senior in the 2017 SSAC Kickoff.
George Washington enters 2017 riding momentum from a late season push a year ago.
University went 8-3 in 2016, looking for a deep playoff run in 2017.
Martinsburg enters preseason practices with a lot of hype again, looking for a sixth title in eight years.
Former Point Pleasant offensive line standout Seth Stewart has left the LSU football program.
Quarterback Adam Vance and receiver Dylan Smith have Chapmanville looking to get back in the playoff mix in 2017.
Spring Mills is coming off of a second straight football playoff appearance in the school's short, four-year history.
South Charleston 'young and talented' heading into the 2017 football season.
WVU defensive coordinator Tony Gibson talks about the impact of true freshman Derrek Pitts and redshirt-freshman Dylan Tonkery this coming season.
Appalachian Power Park in Charleston will continue to host the high school baseball state tournament.
Huntington has advanced to the Class AAA playoffs in six consecutive seasons.
East Hardy has been the Class A state runner-up in football for the last two seasons.