PHS hoping for upset vs. Cabell Midland

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PARKERSBURG — When a football team takes on head coach Luke Salmons’ Cabell Midland squad, they pretty much know they are going to be seeing a plethora of run plays. Coming off a 28-19 rivalry win against Parkersburg South last week, No. 15 rated Parkersburg (2-2) and head man Mike Byus ...

Rebels face Bulldogs in big-time matchup

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WEST UNION — Ritchie County head coach Rick Haught admitted it was nice to finally get a win over a St. Marys team that had beaten his Rebels in two consecutive seasons. He’s more thrilled his group has a chance to do it two weeks in a row. “This is a good time of year to have games ...

South back at it versus JM

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PARKERSBURG — Sitting at 2-2 and ranked 17th in Class AAA, the Parkersburg South Patriots still feel like they have unfinished business. Last week, PSHS fell last week to Parkersburg in the annual crosstown showdown, but all the focus is on John Marshall (3-1). Still, head coach Nate ...

Fort Frye on the road at Trimble

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BEVERLY — Fort Frye vs. Trimble on the football field is a matchup local fans have been waiting for. The wait ends at 7 p.m. Friday in Glouster when the two powerhouses are set to square off. The Cadets come in a perfect 5-0 while the Tomcats are 4-1 after a 34-33 overtime loss to W.Va. ...

WEDNESDAY MORNING QB: Winning feels good for WVU

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The West Virginia defense made a gallant goal line stand in the final seconds of the game Saturday to preserve a hard fought 27-21 win over Virginia Tech in front of a sellout crowd. It would be hard to overstate how important the outcome was. After a poor performance against Maryland two ...

Fort Frye knocks off Williamstown in four sets

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WILLIAMSTOWN — Mady Long filled up the stat sheet here Tuesday for visiting Fort Frye with a pair of aces, 18 digs as well as match-highs of 20 kills and six blocks to help the Cadets earn a 25-7, 25-21, 20-25 and 25-22 victory versus Williamstown. Makenna Long also double-doubled for the ...