Fred’s Commentary

Monday December 5, 2016

Three new champs: All deserving!

As everyone should know, I think the high school football season is a very special time of the year. It always seems as if the...

Monday November 28, 2016

That Wheeling Feeling……

From 144 to the final 6……and those six teams are set to find out what that “Wheeling Feeling” is really all about! For the past...

Wednesday November 23, 2016

117 Is Now 12!

On August 1, 2016, 127 high school football teams began working and sweating and then working some more, all with the hopes to still be...

Tuesday November 15, 2016

You “Gotta” Love Round One of the Playoffs!!

#14 Jefferson…..#12 Hurricane…..#10 South Charleston….#13 Weir….#10 Keyser….and #12 Pendleton County!!!  Six teams that according to the seeding were not supposed to win last weekend!  But,...

Monday November 7, 2016

Quarter-Finals and Familiar Faces!

The first round of the 2016 high school football playoffs begin this Friday night and while a few games will feature two opponents that are...

Monday October 31, 2016

Final Week and Not A Lot is Final!

Hard to believe, but we have reached the final week of the regular season for the 2016 high school football campaign!  And, after the dust...

Tuesday October 25, 2016

9 – 9 – 24

Every week on the MetroNews Radio Network we spend a lot of time on the high school football athletes, their coaches and the games played under...

Monday October 17, 2016

Good News and Bad News!

The playoff numbers from last week were good and bad!  The good news for those teams in last week’s top 16 is 33 of that...

Monday October 10, 2016

Week Eight is Here – And There’s Still Hope!

As we enter week #8 of the high school football season, only three weeks of regular season competition remain!  Now, if you looked at the...

Monday October 3, 2016

Seeing Changes? Not Really!!

Having finished the first six weeks of the high school football season it’s interesting to find, the changes from last year to this year, are...

Tuesday September 27, 2016

Which Team Do You Have As #1?

It is always fun each week to look at  the various high school football polls that you can find now and believe me, there are...

Monday September 19, 2016

Too Soon To Be Concerned?

Some folks seem to think I put too much emphasis on numbers, and I will admit I find it very interesting to compare things from...

Tuesday September 13, 2016

Numbers Mean Little in Week Four!

As we enter week number four of the high school football regular season, a lot of folks will see the rankings put out by the...

Wednesday September 7, 2016

What Have We Learned in Just Two Weeks?

Hard to believe, but this weekend we head into week #3 of the 2016 high school football season, and after just two weeks of play...

Tuesday August 30, 2016

Week #1 In The Books, Along With a Few Surprises!

The 2016 high school football season kicked off last week with 63 games being played around the state and out of those 63, we found...

Monday August 22, 2016

The “BEST-EST” Time of the Year is Here!!

First of all, I realize “best-est” is not a word (or is it?) and I am confident Hoppy Kercheval is spinning in his verbiage correct...

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