Fred’s Commentary

Monday December 4, 2017

Looking Back on 2017 – Something For Everyone!

This past Saturday night as I was sitting in our very cold broadcast booth, watching the conclusion of the Class A title game, I started...

Monday November 27, 2017

From 116 to Only 6!

The 2017 high school football season began on Thursday night, August 24th and on that very warm, late summer/early autumn weekend, 116 teams were set...

Monday November 20, 2017

Final Four – How Sweet It Is!!

It’s the week of Thanksgiving and certainly a time to give thanks for the many good things we have!  And, this week means we are...

Monday November 13, 2017

One Down, Three To Go!

The 1st round of the 2017 High School Football Playoffs is in the books and the road to Wheeling has become less congested, but certainly...

Monday November 6, 2017

1160 to 24….My How Time Flies!

The 2017 high school football season began on Thursday night, August 24th and we kicked off the year with four games that night.  Since then,...

Monday October 30, 2017

Sad To Say – It’s Almost Over!

When the 2017 high school football season kicked off on Thursday night, August 24th, we had the good fortune of looking ahead to a possible...

Monday October 23, 2017

Only Two Weeks Remain….

Fall football weather has finally arrived in West Virginia and we have only two weeks of the regular season remaining!  Last weekend, the temperatures remained...

Monday October 16, 2017

Week #8 – 56 Games & A Few Surprises!

This past weekend, 56 high school football games were played across the state and, as always,  there were a few surprises!  Certainly one surprise was...

Monday October 9, 2017

Picking Field of 16…..Easy!

First of all, let me explain the title of my commentary this week.  Picking the field of 16 really is easy – with the system...

Monday October 2, 2017

Week #6 Excitement!

This weekend, when we enter into week #7 of the 2017 high school football season, every team is officially at least halfway through the season. ...

Monday September 25, 2017

What Will It Take?

As we enter week number six of the high school football season, there are a lot of teams that are very close to passing the...

Monday September 18, 2017

116 to 18….116 to 19….What Do They Mean?

Sometimes numbers don’t mean a thing…..but, they are always fun to look at!  For example, the numbers listed in the title of this week’s commentary...

Monday September 11, 2017

Cream Rising To The Top?

With week number three of the high school football season in the books and with the first release of the WVSSAC rankings coming out this...

Tuesday September 5, 2017

From Blowouts To Shootouts To One Handed Catches, Week #2 Delivered!

Isn’t high school football great?  I mean, just two weeks into the 2017 season and we have already experienced just about every emotion one could...

Monday August 28, 2017

Week #1 = Excitement, Close Games & Surprises!

We are constantly saying nothing is more exciting than high school football!  And, if week one is any indication, then we are in for a...

Tuesday August 22, 2017

Bad News: Summer’s Gone; Good News: Football is Back!!

Where did summer go?  Vacations are over….school is back in session….the eclipse has come and gone!  I guess now all we have to look forward...

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