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YesterdayOctober 20, 2021

As second act of the 2021 season begins, WVU’s rushing attack must find its footing

Leddie Brown and the Mountaineers visit TCU Saturday to open the second half of the regular season.

TCU’s ground game poses tough challenge for stingy West Virginia run defense

It'll be strength against strength as the Horned Frogs hope to be able to run the ball effectively against the Mountaineers' rush defense, which ranks high nationally in several important categories.

Independence-Nicholas County headlines Week 9 slate in Class AA

Scott and Poca square off in a Cardinal Conference contest.

TuesdayOctober 19, 2021

Photo gallery: Trinity advances in sectional soccer playoffs

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Photo gallery from Trinity’s 10-0 win over Magnolia in the opening round of the Class AA-A sectional soccer playoffs. The Warriors will face Wheeling Central Catholic in the semifinal round Thursday. (Photo gallery by Teran Malone)

Photo gallery: Cabell Midland bests George Washington

ONA, W.Va. — Photo gallery from Cabell Midland’s 35-7 win over George Washington. (Photo gallery courtesy of John Hagley Photography)

Short-handed Herd beat Wright State 1-0 for 7th straight shutout

Minus four regulars, Marshall got a goal from Agustin Iusem to top the Raiders.

Future unknown for Marshall athletics with C-USA likely to lose 6 members to AAC

UAB, Florida Atlantic, Rice, North Texas, UTSA and Charlotte are expected to apply for membership into the American Athletic Conference as early as this week. With acceptance, Conference USA would be left with Marshall and seven other members.

WVSSAC Playoff Ratings: Week 8

Martinsburg, Poca and Cameron occupy No. 1 spots with three weeks remaining in regular season.

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Two Class AAA matchups with undefeated teams set in Week 9

Martinsburg hosts Jefferson while Bridgeport travels to Princeton.

MondayOctober 18, 2021

Photo gallery: Gilmer blanks Calhoun, Hamric sets school passing mark

MT. ZION, W.Va. — Photo gallery from No. 8 Gilmer County’s 46-0 win at Calhoun County. GCHS (5-1) senior quarterback Ean Hamric became Gilmer’s all-time leading passer in the victory. (Photo gallery courtesy of Ben Queen/

Bridges ready to display improvement off the bounce, more consistency

The former Fairmont Senior star became a key member of the Mountaineers' rotation last season, but is expecting more from himself as a sophomore.

Photo gallery: Poca edges Logan, 14-12

POCA, W.Va. — Photo gallery from Poca’s 14-12 win over Logan. (Photo gallery courtesy of Boothe Davis/Captured by the Moment Photography)

The Game Within The Game (Episode 89)

Longtime Vegas oddsmaker Dave Sharapan joined Brad Howe for a Monday Night Football preview, week 7 NFL look ahead and MLB playoff best bets.

Three Guys Before The Game – Second Half Restart

The Mountaineers search for a winning formula

Week 9 Power Rankings: Doddridge County rises to No. 1 in Class A

Martinsburg remains unanimous No. 1 in Class AAA; Herbert Hoover stays on top in Class AA despite four teams receiving multiple first-place votes.

SundayOctober 17, 2021

Photo gallery: Shepherd improves to 6-1 with win over Millersville

MILLERSVILLE, Pa. — Photo gallery from Shepherd’s 38-13 win over Millersville. The Rams improved to 6-1 with the victory. (Photo gallery courtesy of David Pennock)

Sibley scores twice as WVU blanks Texas Tech, 2-0

Sibley scored in the 71st and 90th minute to pace the Mountaineers.

Dolabella scores in OT, Marshall tops UAB 1-0

Thundering Herd improve to 8-1-3 with another Conference USA win.

SaturdayOctober 16, 2021

Photo gallery: Martinsburg improves to 8-0 with win over Spring Mills

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Photo gallery from Martinsburg’s 63-16 win over Spring Mills. (Photo gallery courtesy of Christopher C. Davis/@EP_BigCameraGuy)