Post 15 wins 12-inning battle over Elkins in state opener

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WHEELING — Kyle Moore recorded the final four outs for the win, Eli Reeves delivered the go-ahead sacrifice fly in the top of the 12th and Parkersburg Post 15 survived Elkins Post 29, 4-1, here Wednesday at the JB Chambers I-470 Complex in the opening round of the West Virginia state American ...

Warren, St. Marys both have work to do on gridiron

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ST. MARYS — Things are going to be a lot different this year for the football programs at Warren and St. Marys. The Warriors of third-year head coach Matt Kimes are coming off an overall 7-2 campaign which saw the school collect its first two postseason victories ever. Meanwhile, the Blue ...

Doddridge’s Knight moving up to the big role in 2021

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WEST UNION — Doddridge County’s Dylan Knight has a new gig on the gridiron. Well, it isn’t brand new. He’s ran the ball for head coach Bobby Burnside before 2021. Reese Burnside and him nearly split carries running the football last year with Knight being at full back. But now, ...

Wood County twirlers capture international crowns in Canton

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MINERAL WELLS — Bonnie Ross Yo-Yo Elite Twirler coach Kim Vannoy didn’t really know what to expect when she and fellow coaches Channon Dugas and Chelsea Singleton took two teams of baton twirlers to the Twirling Unlimited International championships in Canton, Ohio. Would the group of ...

Fred King named St. Marys girls’ hoops coach

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ST. MARYS — An Ohio Valley Athletic Conference Hall of Fame coach is returning to the hardwood. Long-time Paden City girls basketball and volleyball leader Fred King now looks to make his mark in the Little Kanawha Conference. He accepted the recently vacated St. Marys girls basketball ...