High School Sports Archives


TodayJune 27, 2022

Back in the playoffs a year ago, Ryan Wilson prepares for his 28th season leading Clay-Battelle

The Cee-Bees earned their first playoff appearance since 2014 last fall.

YesterdayJune 26, 2022

Johnson not letting Bearcats settle for less despite loss of strong senior class

While nearly 85 percent of Grafton's scoring from last season has moved on, Bearcats' head coach Mike Johnson believes a 'good core nucleus' remains in place as his team gains valuable experience over the summer.

SaturdayJune 25, 2022

MetroNews Classics: Man vs Pendleton County (2021) & DuPont vs Martinsburg (1994)

Video: Man vs. Pendleton County (B Hoops) – 2021 In the inaugural season of the four-class system, the Man Hillbillies took advantage of the new system by claiming their first state title in school history. Man handed Pendleton County its first loss all season, 43-36. The Hillbillies found themselves down four, 36-32, with less than

Photo gallery: Strong 12-team field plays at Morgantown Shootout

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Morgantown was one of 12 teams to play Saturday in the Morgantown Shootout at Hazel & J.W. Ruby Community Center at Mylan Park. Other squads on hand were: University, Capital, Hampshire, Fairmont Senior, Elkins, North Marion, Magnolia, Winfield, Bridgeport, Williamstown and Woodrow Wilson. A total of 28 games were played on four

University’s Noah Braham one of four verbal commitments secured by WVU on Saturday

Braham, North Carolina linebacker Ben Cutter and Virginia athlete Tory Johnson, Jr. are bound for Morgantown in WVU's Class of 2023.

Coming off best season since 2007, East Fairmont continues to build a foundation

Shane Eakle enters his fourth season in Pleasant Valley. The Bees went 5-5 in 2021.

ThursdayJune 23, 2022

North Marion Huskies hope to pull the the sled to fourth consecutive playoff berth

Daran Hays' team is seeking their longest streak of playoff appearances since 1998.

WednesdayJune 22, 2022

Fresh off state championship, Point Pleasant’s Schultz takes first in national event for discus

Cody Schultz was the top finisher among nine athletes to throw discus at the Adidas Outdoor Nationals at North Carolina A&T State University.

TuesdayJune 21, 2022

Having received offers from West Virginia and Marshall, Riverside’s Ward making most of summer

A 6-foot-6 defensive end, Braydin Ward recently received scholarship offers from the Mountaineers and Thundering Herd.

Progress continues as Sean Biser enters third season at Morgantown

After starting the 2021 season with a 1-3 record, Morgantown qualified for the playoffs in Sean Biser's second season.

MondayJune 20, 2022

Frankfort’s Smith no stranger to success as she gets set to embark on career at West Liberty

Smith, who comes from strong athletic genes, enjoyed memorable basketball, soccer and track careers as a Falcon. She will continue playing on the hardwood for the Hilltoppers in college.

SundayJune 19, 2022

Lincoln looks to capitalize on momentum from eight-win season

The Cougars welcome back 15 starters from last year's 8-3 team.

SaturdayJune 18, 2022

MetroNews Classics – Ritchie County vs Williamstown (2021) & Nitro vs Morgantown (1998)

Video: Ritchie County vs. Williamstown (2021 Class A State Football Championship) Ritchie County completed a true Cinderella story in the 2021 Super Six against top-seed Williamstown. Many did not expect the Rebels to be in the state title game, but they went toe-to-toe with the Yellow Jackets, who appeared in their 10th state final. Gus

RCB’s Junkins, Jefferson’s Horowicz earn state’s top baseball honors

RCB's Nathaniel Junkins is the Hitter of the Year, Jefferson's Griffin Horowicz is the Pitcher of the Year.

FridayJune 17, 2022

New backs, veteran line in place as Tyler Phares enters second season leading Bridgeport

Bridgeport went 12-1 in 2021 while earning their 29th consecutive playoff appearance.

ThursdayJune 16, 2022

‘We left a lot on the table’; RCB reloads after last-minute quarterfinal loss in 2021

Two of the Flying Eagles' four losses came to state champion Fairmont Senior by a combined six points.

Class AAA all-state baseball list

Class AAA all-state baseball team by the West Virginia Sports Writer’s Association: First team P – Griffin Horowicz, Jefferson, Sr. (captain) P – Ben McDougal, Bridgeport, Sr. P – Reece Sutphin, Hurricane, Jr. C – Brett Haskins, Ripley, Sr. C – Eli Shouldis, Huntington, Sr. Inf – Cam Cole, Bridgeport, Sr. Inf – Aaron Forbes,

WednesdayJune 15, 2022

Class AA all-state baseball list

Class AA all-state baseball team by the West Virginia Sports Writers Association: First team P – Cam Manns, Shady Spring, Jr. P – Collin Cottrell, Sissonville, Sr. P – Dawson Maynard, Logan, Jr. C – Atticus Goodson, Independence, Sr. C – Jake Ramey, Logan, Jr. Inf- Nathaniel Junkins, Robert C. Byrd, Sr. (captain) Inf –

University keeping expectations elevated after 11-win season

The Hawks posted a perfect regular season and advanced to the Class AAA quarterfinals in 2021.

TuesdayJune 14, 2022

Having made most of lone season at Wheeling Central, Baker preparing for what’s ahead at Columbia

Ayden Baker was a standout defensive end in his only season playing high school football. With the stature to shine at the next level, Baker is determined to do just that when he begins his career at Columbia in the near future.