Joe Brocato, Author at WV MetroNews

Today August 18, 2019

Tanner steps in as Parkersburg South is on the rise

Nathan Tanner is the new leader of the Parkersburg South Patriots, a team that won seven games in 2018.

Yesterday August 17, 2019

After 9-win improvement, Parkersburg Catholic aims higher in 2019

The Crusaders went from winless to the playoffs in just one season.

Friday August 16, 2019

Point Pleasant hopes quarterback pipeline continues in 2019

The Big Blacks must replace all-state signal caller Cason Payne.

Thursday August 15, 2019

New pack of Timberwolves at Spring Valley seek Super Six return

The Timberwolves must replace a deep and decorated senior class this fall.

Wednesday August 14, 2019

‘Next man up’ mentality for Capital Cougars

Capital must replace a large senior class that included Kerry Martin.

Tuesday August 13, 2019

Cabell Midland looks to run postseason streak to 9 years

Cabell Midland has won nine playoff games in the last eight seasons.

Monday August 12, 2019

Expectations unchanged in Huntington as Highlanders seek title

The Highlanders lost Darnell Wright but return a quality senior class this fall.

Sunday August 11, 2019

Poca eyes ‘next step’ after remarkable turnaround season

Poca had won five games in six seasons prior to a 9-win campaign last fall.

Saturday August 10, 2019

New leaders look to keep Sherman rolling

The Tide have won 27 games in the last three seasons.

Friday August 9, 2019

Mingo Central seeks 8th consecutive playoff berth behind dynamic offense

The Miners averaged over 44 points per game in 2018.

Thursday August 8, 2019

Coming off best season in 15 years, Mt. View now under new leadership

Maurice Gravely is the new leader of the Golden Knight football program.

Wednesday August 7, 2019

Talented Bluefield seeks return trip, different result at Super Six

Five Division 1 players are featured on the Beavers' roster.

Tuesday August 6, 2019

After program-best season, Midland Trail reloads for 2019

Trail advanced to the state semifinals for the second time in 2018.

Monday August 5, 2019

Shady Spring hopes for longer postseason run this fall

The Tigers qualified for the playoffs for the first time since 2011 last fall.

Expectations still elevated after Nicholas County’s 11-win season

The Grizzlies are seeking their seventh playoff berth in eight seasons.

Sunday August 4, 2019

Morgantown wins state title in a walk-off, 5-4 over Berkeley

Post 2 advances to regionals for the first time since 2008.

Saturday August 3, 2019

Berkeley bunts way into decisive game for legion state title

12th inning squeeze play lifts Berkeley over Morgantown, 6-5

Wednesday July 31, 2019

Copen the latest in-state pitcher to verbally commit to Marshall

The rising senior pitcher is bound for Huntington in 2020.

Monday July 29, 2019

Field set for American Legion state baseball tournament

Competition begins Wednesday morning at Potomac State College in Keyser.

Sunday July 28, 2019

Bluefield kicker Kaulin Parris bound for WVU

Parris is the third Bluefield rising senior to commit to a Division 1 school.

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