EMS boys drop pair of contests

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ELKINS — The Elkins Middle School boys dropped games to West Fairmont Tuesday night at the EMS gymnasium. The Hornets (3-9) lost the varsity contest, 63-38. Alex Broschart had 10 and Preston Eversole nine for EMS. Brad Woody led the Polar Bear Cubs with 18 points. West Fairmont ...

Mountaineers beat Cyclones to halt skid

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MORGANTOWN (AP) — Taz Sherman had 16 points, eight rebounds and six assists in his return from a one-game absence and West Virginia beat Iowa State 79-63 on Tuesday night. The Mountaineers never trailed and led by double figures most of the second half. Izaiah Brockington made consecutive ...

Hornets and Little Bucs split games

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ELKINS — Elkins and Buckhannon-Upshur split games Monday night at the EMS gymnasium. The Little Bucs claimed a 28-27 win in the varsity game as Levi Posey netted nine points. Allen Marks led the Hornets (3-8) with 15. The EMS junior varsity squad improved to 10-1 with a 40-12 ...

Simon a four-sport standout for Lady Colts

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PHILIPPI — Sara Simon enjoyed a very successful fall sports season for Philip Barbour, and it has continued on the basketball court. Simon and the Lady Colts are currently 7-6 on the season and have been ranked among the top 10 in Class AAA in The Associated Press Poll a majority of the ...

Bulldogs take 66-59 verdict over Cougars

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BAKER — Garrett Gibson had 18 points, eight assists and seven steals to lift Class A, No. 7 Tygarts Valley to a 66-59 win over East Hardy on Monday night. Gibson also had eight rebounds for the Bulldogs, who built a 33-25 halftime lead and led 51-40 after three quarters of play. Riley ...

TVMS girls garner wins over Green Bank

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MILL CREEK — The Tygarts Valley Middle School girls basketball teams posted wins over Green Bank on Monday evening. The Lady Bulldogs claimed a 43-34 in varsity action as Sarah Defibaugh bucketed 16 points and Kailen Yokum added 11. Shayla Bennett led the Lady Eagles with 16. Lilly ...