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TuesdayJune 21, 2022

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

Mountaineers to sport new Country Roads uniforms in Backyard Brawl

Neal Brown unveils to squad on West Virginia Day.

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 (Football) – 2021 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 Morrison saved his

Defensive lineman Justin Benton joins WVU’s Class of 2023

Benton is the third defensive lineman to commit to WVU next recruiting class.

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.

Jeff O’Malley leaving Marshall to become Lamar athletic director

O'Malley has been the Herd's Associate Athletic Director and Chief of Staff for more than two decades.

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

McGrew welcoming opportunity to play for Best Virginia

A Buckhannon native who went to West Virginia Wesleyan to play music, Tanner McGrew ended up a Division II All-American on the hardwood. He has since played in the NBA's G League and professionally in several countries.

Three Guys Before The Game – Randy Mazey Visits (Episode 382)

Randy Mazey reflects on a decade as WVU baseball coach

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.

Class A all-state baseball list

Class A all-state baseball team selected by the West Virginia Sports Writer’s Association: First team P – Jonah DiCocco, Charleston Catholic, Fr. P – Bryce Zuspan, Wahama, Soph. P – Ty Walton, Tyler Consolidated, Jr. C – Ethyn Barnitz, Wahama, Sr. (captain) C – Reece Patterson, Greater Beckley Christian, Jr. Inf – Matt Amaismeier, Madonna,

After challenging Class AA title defense, Fairmont Senior seeks fourth title in five years

The Polar Bears won the state title last fall as the No. 16 seed.

Georgia RB Jordan Louie becomes second running back in WVU’s Class of 2023

Louie is the tenth player to commit to next year's recruiting class at WVU.

MondayJune 13, 2022

Cabell Midland’s Shawn Rouse bound for Marshall

Rouse picked up four Division I offers over the last month.