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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.

West Virginia lineman Josh Sills steps out of comfort zone to play center

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — When Josh Sills was asked to move from guard to center at the start of the week, his reaction was closer to...

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.

Cole hopeful Bridgeport’s experience pays off

Bowen leaves behind big shoes to fill for Indians.

Friday August 16, 2019

West Virginia picks up commitment from tight end Charles Finley

By Keenan Cummings MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — West Virginia wanted one tight in the 2020 recruiting class — no more, no less. The Mountaineers landed its...

West Virginia defensive lineman Darius Stills tired of being overlooked

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Darius Stills doesn’t have any resentment toward it anymore, but he realizes he’s lived in the shadow of little brother Dante for...

Photo gallery: Marshall preseason camp

Sights from Marshall football practice as the Thundering Herd continue working in preseason camp.

Point Pleasant hopes quarterback pipeline continues in 2019

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

Thursday August 15, 2019

Marshall offense sharp in preseason practice

Herd defense not quite as far along.

West Virginia needs defensive front to protect inexperienced secondary

With an inexperienced secondary, West Virginia needs its defensive front to be great at harassing opposing quarterbacks.

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

With tight ends banged up, West Virginia fullbacks getting extra work

There's plenty afoot in West Virginia's backfield, where fullbacks and wildcats are both seeing increased reps.

Josh Sills moves to center in West Virginia offensive line shuffle

West Virginia's all-conference guard is now working at a new position.

Huggins expects Tshiebwe to be clear of visa problems by November

MORGANTOWN, W. Va. — West Virginia’s effort to clear freshman forward Oscar Tshiebwe of his visa restriction to allow him to travel to Spain went...

Low numbers force Notre Dame to cancel 2019 football season

'Can you really make it through a season with 14 or 15 kids?'

As others watch, Pitt ends contract with IMG College and heads to courtroom

WVU and Marshall among 200 colleges partnered with combined marketing giant Learfield/IMG College.

The age of Quondarius: Pass-rusher Qualls ready to roll for WVU

Quondarius Qualls has had a career full of setbacks, but he's in position to shine as a senior.

‘Next man up’ mentality for Capital Cougars

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

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