PB’s Hill and Criss to play in North-South tilt

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PHILIPPI — Philip Barbour’s Alyssa Hill and Lilley Criss will participate in the North-South volleyball game at noon Sunday at Woodrow Wilson High School. Hill, who has signed to play at West Virginia State, and Criss will play for the Class AA North squad, which will be coached by ...

WVU men’s soccer team eyes Final Four appearance

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MORGANTOWN — It has been a year of rewriting the history books in 2021, and the West Virginia University men’s soccer team has no plans to stop. “(We) probably haven’t allowed it to settle in or to sink in in terms of what we’ve achieved up to this point because we don’t feel like ...

Mountaineers play host to Radford and Nichols today

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MORGANTOWN —Long before the days of Malik Curry, Deuce McBride and Jevon Carter, a 6-foot-2 Virginian named Darris Nichols ran point for the West Virginia Mountaineers. Soon after exhausting his eligibility in 2008, he traded shorts for slacks and began coaching. After working his way up ...

Lady Warriors bow to Pendleton County

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FRANKLIN — A cold-shooting night from the floor doomed Pocahontas County in a 40-21 setback to sectional foe Pendleton County on Thursday night. The Lady Warriors, now 1-1 on the season, were limited to eight field goals and were 1 of 20 from beyond the arc. Olivia Vandevender netted 12 ...

Senators’ historic season ends in PKs

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RINDGE, N.H. — Davis & Elkins the University of Charleston provided another thrilling match in the fourth meeting of the season between the Mountain East Conference foes Thursday afternoon in NCAA Division II Super Region 1 play. After the squads battled to a scoreless draw ...

Colebank lifts Tucker girls over Lady Tigers, 66-59

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HAMBLETON — Kadie Colebank scored 26 points and grabbed 27 rebounds as Class A, No. 3 Tucker County pulled away late to hand Elkins a 66-59 setback on Thursday night. Colebank, a returning all-state first-team selection, also had seven blocked shots. She was 10 of 11 from the free-throw ...