Coal Valley News- RSS SPORTS Feed http://coalvalleynews.com/section/SPORTS http://coalvalleynews.com/section/SPORTS Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:20:25 EST 1800 Despite rally, Madison team falls short of title http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/308893/Despite-rally-Madison-team-falls-short-of-title CHAPMANVILLE — The Madison All-Stars surely made it interesting. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST District 2 champions! http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/3895398/District-2-champions The Madison Little League 11-12 year old all star team won the district 2 championship in Chapmanville Friday night beating Mullens 12-2. In the three games played to win the title Madison out scored Welch 17-0, Man 14-0 and Mullens 12-2. The state... Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST District champions! http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/3895392/District-champions The Madison 9-10 All star team won the District and are currently play for the states in South Charleston. In the picture are Dylan Grant, Tyler Wheatley, Dillon Stowers, Griffin Miller, Trenton Short, Brady Carrico, Alex Epling Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Ron’s Ramblings http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/3896086/Rons-Ramblings Southern West Virginia has produced some coaching geniuses over the years, particularly in basketball. I hesitate to name any since I would undoubtedly leave some out who are deserving to be included. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Fall hunting regulations published http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/3895369/Fall-hunting-regulations-published The 2014 hunting regulation pamphlets are hot off the press and available at all local license agents. They're also available online at wvdnr.gov. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Scott baseball player invited to play on national team http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/3887895/Scott-baseball-player-invited-to-play-on-national-team Garrett Castle, a 17-year-old senior baseball player at Scott High School this past season, has been selected out of thousands of players across the country to make the Baseball Factory National Team. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Just a little friendly fishing competition http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/3872741/Just-a-little-friendly-fishing-competition If you like a little tribulation, trout fishing the low flows of July can be just the ticket. But just don't plan on a fish dinner if you know what I mean. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Softball champs! http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/3865806/Softball-champs Boone Northern Major Girls Softball won the district championship tonight they are going to states July 11, 2014. Wed, 9 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Madison All-Stars begin tournament play http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/3873081/Madison-All-Stars-begin-tournament-play The 2014 11-12-year-old all stars from Madison begin play in the District 2 tournament starting July 7 and continuing through July 11. Pictured from bottom left are Corey Cooper, Trey Johnson, Kobe Abbott, Evan Sayre, and Aaron Epling. Back row Luke... Wed, 9 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Ron’s Ramblings http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/3872737/Rons-Ramblings It is difficult to comprehend that high school football players will soon be in pre-season practices, with the regular season set to begin at the end of August. Wed, 9 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Are you ready for some football? http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/3851922/Are-you-ready-for-some-football Scott High School varisty football quarterback Bo Jeffrey prepares to throw a pass during pre-game drills last week. The Skyhawk football team played a summer scrimmage 7-on-7 game against Logan High. West Virginia High School football practices have... Wed, 2 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Smallmouth bass for big time summer fishing http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/3851859/Smallmouth-bass-for-big-time-summer-fishing Smallmouth bass can literally make for the second shift of big time fishing action. That is, for when the springtime trout action comes to a halt, the scrappy smallmouths are more than willing to take on the summer fighting duties on the other end of... Wed, 2 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Ron’s Ramblings http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/3851799/Rons-Ramblings This is a SPORTS column. Therefore, you will not be reading anything about soccer or the World Cup or whatever it's called here. Tue, 1 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST After late recruiting surge, Hunter lands at GSC http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/3851953/After-late-recruiting-surge-Hunter-lands-at-GSC SETH – Recruiters came from as far away as southern Florida to watch left-handed slugger John Hunter tear it up for the Sherman High Tide in 2014. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST First fawns, grazing groundhogs and a bearded hen http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/3826686/First-fawns-grazing-groundhogs-and-a-bearded-hen The longest daylight of the year in these parts at nigh fifteen hours is now behind us. The cattle farmers out there don't want to burn too much of it in their quest to mow this winter's supply of hay. Wed, 25 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Ron’s Ramblings http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/3826681/Rons-Ramblings While there is no new word from Canada concerning the professional football career of former Scott High School star running back Jordan Roberts, another ex-high school area performer has returned to her Chicago “home.” Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Big time homecoming for black bears http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/3806631/Big-time-homecoming-for-black-bears The numbers of our State Animal, the black bear have increased some forty-fold in the similar span of years! The local counties where there was nary a bruin back when have become havens for the big time return of their prodigal sons. Mon, 23 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Youth fishing day slated http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/3783910/Youth-fishing-day-slated The 7th Annual “JAKES” Youth Fishing Day is slated for Saturday, June 21 between 10am and 2pm. The event is open to youngsters 17 and under and will be held at the Chief Logan Scout Camp Lake off the Garrett Fork Exit of US119/Corridor G... Wed, 18 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Scott High senior leads South to victory in North South Baseball Classic http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/3784732/Scott-High-senior-leads-South-to-victory-in-North-South-Baseball-Classic HURRICANE — Scott High School senior Dylyn Brown ended his senior baseball season with a bang. Tue, 17 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST Ron’s Ramblings http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/3801528/Rons-Ramblings In my “other” life as a political consultant, attorneys have often pointed out to me that “you're not a lawyer.” Tue, 17 Jun 2014 00:01:00 EST