Coal Valley News- RSS SPORTS Feed http://coalvalleynews.com/section/SPORTS http://coalvalleynews.com/section/SPORTS Tue, 16 Sep 2014 00:58:42 EST 1800 Scott captures Cardinal Conference golf title for third straight year http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/50537524/Scott-captures-Cardinal-Conference-golf-title-for-third-straight-year Scott wins the 2014 Cardinal Conference golf tournament at Twisted Gun in Wharncliffe. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:50:14 EST Ron’s Ramblings http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/50552859/Rons-Ramblings The Scott Skyhawks and Sherman Tide are both flying high as we go into week three of the 2014 high school football season. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 07:54:03 EST Scott stays unbeaten with win over Lincoln County http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/50552922/Scott-stays-unbeaten-with-win-over-Lincoln-County HAMLIN – A win over a higher division team, no matter how weak that squad may be, is a major factor in the West Virginia high school ranking system. Tue, 9 Sep 2014 12:56:04 EST Bulldogs drop second straight http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/50552871/Bulldogs-drop-second-straight VAN — In a game with lots of penalties, the Fort Frye Cadets made the long trek from Beverly, Ohio to Van the past Friday evening and came away with a 37-0 win over the Van Bulldogs. Tue, 9 Sep 2014 12:22:04 EST Sherman drops Calhoun County http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/50552886/Sherman-drops-Calhoun-County MT. ZION — It didn't take long for Sherman's Tide to erase memories of their season-opening loss Friday evening as they buried host Calhoun County, 45-6. Tue, 9 Sep 2014 12:15:05 EST Summertime blues http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/50552809/Summertime-blues The tail end of summer can make for some blues of a different sort. There are the literal ones that come in the form of flower and fruit blooms. And for the youngsters of course, there are the blues associated with those back to school days. The lady... Tue, 9 Sep 2014 12:12:07 EST Former Scott booster club president’s grandson playing for Citadel http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/50507150/Former-Scott-booster-club-presidents-grandson-playing-for-Citadel Kyle Weaver, # 57, is left guard for The Citadel Bulldogs. He is grandson of Don Weaver, a past President of the Scott Skyhawks Sports Booster Club. Don Weaver, played for Bear Bryant at University of Kentucky when they won the SEC Title and were... Tue, 9 Sep 2014 12:11:08 EST Skyhawks soccer underway http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/50477093/Skyhawks-soccer-underway People from throughout the U.S. found excitement with soccer this summer by way of the 2014 World Cup. For a local high school, the excitement has been present for quite a while. Wed, 3 Sep 2014 10:12:06 EST Scott gets big win to start season http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/50477127/Scott-gets-big-win-to-start-season MADISON – Redemption. Wed, 3 Sep 2014 10:12:03 EST Tide sticks with Tug in season opener http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/50477106/Tide-sticks-with-Tug-in-season-opener SETH — Despite a valiant effort, the Sherman Tide fell to perennial power Tug Valley to open the 2014 high school football season Friday evening in hot, muggy Seth. Wed, 3 Sep 2014 10:10:07 EST Meadow Bridge too much for Bulldogs http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/50477050/Meadow-Bridge-too-much-for-Bulldogs VAN – The Van Bulldog football team opened their 2014 season with a 50-4 loss to powerful Meadow Bridge at home. Wed, 3 Sep 2014 10:07:03 EST Ron’s Ramblings http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/50477120/Rons-Ramblings Last year, Scott Skyhawk football fans were demoralized from their team's disappointing second half at Falling Rock as they fell to Cardinal Conference rival Herbert Hoover. Wed, 3 Sep 2014 10:06:05 EST September dove, goose and squirrel seasons approach http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/50394611/September-dove-goose-and-squirrel-seasons-approach West Virginia's hunting season kickoff coincides with the Monday (September 1) Labor Day Holiday. And just like clockwork, it's the regular dove and early goose seasons that get the ball rolling. Right on their heels is the youth squirrel... Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:39:11 EST Grid-O-Rama features more than just football http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/50394309/Grid-O-Rama-features-more-than-just-football MADISON — Despite the rainy weather conditions, the annual Boone County Grid-O-Rama featured more than just football teams. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 11:17:05 EST Griffith expects winner in new season http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/50277749/Griffith-expects-winner-in-new-season MADISON – One problem with building a perennial playoff contender is that each season brings high expectations. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:10:06 EST Sherman looks to past; plans for future http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/50277729/Sherman-looks-to-past;-plans-for-future SETH – There are various ways to view Sherman High School's athletic program. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:00:02 EST Van Bulldogs have seven home games http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/50277694/Van-Bulldogs-have-seven-home-games VAN – There have two major concerns for Van High School athletic officials the past few seasons. First and foremost, high school consolidation in the state has curtailed the number of potential Single A opponents to the point that the Bulldogs... Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:49:10 EST Big buck battles to the death revisited http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/50315187/Big-buck-battles-to-the-death-revisited The two massive bucks were stone dead, lying head to head with their horns locked. Standing aside them in the photo with this look of amazement was Logan County, West Virginia resident, Bernie Ellis. Mr. Ellis, who recently passed away, told me back... Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:39:03 EST Ron’s Ramblings http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/50315159/Rons-Ramblings The failure of the Boone County Commission to assist with the financial needs of youth athletic programs is still a sore point with many local residents. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:38:05 EST Boone County “Grid Classic” set for Friday in Madison http://coalvalleynews.com/news/home_top-sports/50297029/Boone-County-Grid-Classic-set-for-Friday-in-Madison MADISON — The 2014 Boone County Grid Classic presented by Suddenlink will be held on Friday, August 22, 2014 at Scott High School in Madison, where it will be “Military Appreciation Night.” Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:17:04 EST