Coal Valley News- RSS SPORTS Feed http://coalvalleynews.com/section/SPORTS http://coalvalleynews.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 26 Nov 2014 21:51:37 EST 1800 More death defying buck battles http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150612384/More-death-defying-buck-battles With the rut or deer mating season upon us, the usual road kill forecasts are ringing true. And, some gruesome new buck battles are coming to light. These of course are per all those raging seasonal sex hormones. We're accustomed to the road... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:08:02 EST ‘Wheelin’ Sportsmen’ hunt hugely successful http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150611069/Wheelin-Sportsmen-hunt-hugely-successful The Logan Area Chapter (LAC) of the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) hosted its first ever Wheelin' Sportsmen event near Sharples, WV. The event was sponsored by Mingo Logan Coal Company (MLCC) and held at its reclaimed coal mine... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:07:09 EST 2014 West Virginia deer gun season fact sheet http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150617140/2014-West-Virginia-deer-gun-season-fact-sheet •The West Virginia buck firearms season is Nov. 24 – Dec. 6, 2014. It is open in all counties except Logan, Mingo, McDowell and Wyoming. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:07:06 EST Deer camp tradition spans generations http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150515676/Deer-camp-tradition-spans-generations One way or another, this West Virginia family group from the Coalfields has been heading up to deer camp continuously since 1961. When the roads weren't so good, they camped out at just about every pull-off spot along Kennison Mountain for a... Tue, 18 Nov 2014 11:31:03 EST Cardinal Conference announces ‘All-Conference’ teams http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150543191/Cardinal-Conference-announces-All-Conference-teams The 2014 Cardinal Conference announced several “All-Conference” teams last week. The Cardinal Conference is made up of WVSSAC Class AA high schools throughout Southern West Virginia including Chapmanville, Herbert Hoover, Mingo Central,... Tue, 18 Nov 2014 11:29:02 EST 2014 meet the Skyhawks night set http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150543549/2014-meet-the-Skyhawks-night-set MADISON – To celebrate the start of another boys and girls high school basketball season, Scott High School will host “Black & Gold Basketball – Meet the Skyhawks Night” in the Hawks Nest located on the campus of Scott High... Mon, 17 Nov 2014 09:19:02 EST Videos: 2014 Logan Toughman Boxing Austin Marcum vs. Jason Keen pro fight http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150553044/Videos:-2014-Logan-Toughman-Boxing-Austin-Marcum-vs.-Jason-Keen-pro-fight The 27th-annual Coal Area Toughman event was held at Logan High School's Willie Akers Arena on Fri., Nov. 14, and Sat., Nov. 15. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 09:32:05 EST Scott loses heart-breaker in 2 OTs http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150552365/Scott-loses-heart-breaker-in-2-OTs SUMMERSVILLE — Despite turning over the opening kick-off with a fumble, the Scott Skyhawks boys' football team rallied behind a strong defense to take its Class AA first round playoff game against Nicholas County into double overtime and... Sat, 15 Nov 2014 09:51:03 EST Logan Toughman could be the biggest ever http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150513698/Logan-Toughman-could-be-the-biggest-ever Toughman boxing promoter Jerry Thomas is hoping this is the biggest event ever at Logan. Wed, 12 Nov 2014 11:33:04 EST Scott to play Nicholas County http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150475298/Scott-to-play-Nicholas-County Four Cardinal Conference teams made it to the playoff field.In addition to Mingo Central and Sissonville, No. 10 Scott opens the playoffs on Friday at No. 7 Nicholas County in a 7:30 p.m. kickoff. Mon, 10 Nov 2014 18:31:03 EST Van beats Man, 14-12 http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150475222/Van-beats-Man-14-12 VAN — All is not lost for the Man High School football team.The Hillbillies were surprised by Van on Friday night as the homestanding Bulldogs upset Man 14-12 at the Van High School football field. Mon, 10 Nov 2014 18:24:05 EST Scott routs Logan in finale, 60-34 http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150475248/Scott-routs-Logan-in-finale-60-34 MADISON — The Scott High School football team desperately needed a win on Friday night in order to advance to the Class AA playoffs.The Logan Wildcats, on the other hand, were playing for pride. Mon, 10 Nov 2014 18:23:03 EST “Go Outside and Fly Fish” http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150348784/Go-Outside-and-Fly-Fish CHARLESTON — The West Virginia Division of Tourism hosted “Go Outside and Fly Fish” at Harman's Luxury Log Cabins in Grant County, West Virginia. Curtis Fleming of the Outdoor Channel's popular TV show “Fly Rod... Wed, 5 Nov 2014 13:17:06 EST Sherman loses to Buffalo http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150391819/Sherman-loses-to-Buffalo (MCT) SETH, W.Va. — Friday night's football matchup between Buffalo and Sherman featured two teams whose seasons are headed in different directions. Thanks to Buffalo senior running back Jordan Tucker, there was no change of... Wed, 5 Nov 2014 10:58:02 EST Moderate gun buck forecast for 2014 http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150391789/Moderate-gun-buck-forecast-for-2014 What's the story for this year's ever important, traditional two-week gun buck or “rifle” deer season, as it's widely known? You know the one that opens as always the Monday of Thanksgiving week (Nov. 24). And what a... Wed, 5 Nov 2014 10:57:03 EST Miners defeat Skyhawks http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150307974/Miners-defeat-Skyhawks MADISON – The Mingo Central Miners (7-1) shot down the Scott Skyhawks 55-7 as they picked up a big Cardinal Conference road win at Madison on Friday night. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 11:01:08 EST Junior Tide football team county champs http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150308018/Junior-Tide-football-team-county-champs Sherman Junior High defeated the Madison Redhawks, 22-8, at Scott High School on Thursday, Oct. 23, and ended their season with a 7-1 record and the Boone County Champions. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 11:00:03 EST Lady Hawks soccer team gets big win http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150308318/Lady-Hawks-soccer-team-gets-big-win Lady Skyawks Soccer team pulls off a big Round One Sectional win over Poca Wednesday night at the field at Trace Fork with a final score of 5-1. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 10:59:06 EST DNR to seek public input on elk restoration http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150307954/DNR-to-seek-public-input-on-elk-restoration At its regular quarterly meeting held Sunday at Stonewall Jackson Lake State Park, the Natural Resources Commission unanimously passed a motion for public input on elk restoration. This was as a matter of new business. Regular business was rather... Tue, 28 Oct 2014 10:58:06 EST The incredible black bear bonanza http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150247106/The-incredible-black-bear-bonanza From the Mountain State and beyond, hunters are being encouraged to take up bear hunting. The most expedient way to do this is by liberalizing the regulations, which many states, including West Virginia have done just that. Per the Outdoor Hub, New... Tue, 28 Oct 2014 10:57:04 EST