Coal Valley News- RSS SPORTS Feed Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:56:30 EST 1800 Special youth deer hunt Saturday, Oct. 18 If the special youth deer hunt seems too good to be true. That's probably because it is. That being the case, you don't want to be left out of this year's first split of youth deer season come Saturday, October 18. Though the general... Wed, 15 Oct 2014 07:17:05 EST Junior Tide football team stays unbeaten SETH — The Junior Tide continues to rise extending their winning record to 6-0. They defeated Poca Middle School, 34-8, Thursday evening, Oct. 9, at Zontini Memorial Field. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 11:57:05 EST Sjyhawks lose to Wayne MADISON – It was miserable on and off the football field Friday evening at Madison. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 08:11:02 EST Van defeats Sherman for county title SETH — The Van Bulldogs claimed Boone County's Class A football championship and gave themselves a continued shot at the Single A playoffs with a 16-7 win over Sherman Friday evening at Seth. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 08:10:03 EST Ron’s Ramblings It was not a good night to be out in the weather last Friday in Boone County. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 08:09:03 EST ‘Halloween Mayhem’ coming to Madison Civic Center ASW Wrestling will host it's annual 'HALLOWEEN MAYHEM' 2014 on Saturday Oct. 18 at the Madison Civic Center in Madison. Tue, 7 Oct 2014 16:41:04 EST Junior Tide remain undefeated Sherman Junior High football team extended its record to 5-0, as they defeated Trap Hill Middle School (30-0) at Liberty High School, on Thursday, Oct. 2. Tue, 7 Oct 2014 13:50:12 EST Fall turkey and trout time The fall flurry is upon us. That is, the unlimited outdoor opportunities that literally roll in like clockwork. With school and work duties to boot, most folks will have some pickin' and choosin' to do. Or better yet, you can do a little... Tue, 7 Oct 2014 13:49:05 EST Skyhawks lose first game in double overtime CLEAR FORK – The silver lining, if there is one, is that sports observers often say the end of a winning streak takes “pressure” off a team. No doubt the Scott Skyhawk would still like to have that pressure on after losing a... Tue, 7 Oct 2014 13:48:05 EST Van wins, Sherman loses VAN — The Van Bulldogs are on a roll going into their contest with Boone County Class A rival Sherman. Van got a 42-18 win over the Richwood Lumberjacks Friday evening to raise their season record to 2-4 and keep them in contention for a playoff... Tue, 7 Oct 2014 13:47:08 EST Ron’s Ramblings Psst! Can you keep something quiet?Good. Tue, 7 Oct 2014 13:46:03 EST Hunting seasons underway Bear harvested by Reggie D. Woodrum in Boone County on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014. First bear encountered in the woods after bow-hunting for 25 years. In the other photograph, Ethan Barkers harvests his first deer with a bow. It was arvested October 4,... Tue, 7 Oct 2014 13:45:06 EST Concussion ended his sports career This segment is about Brandon Ball, who graduated in 2013 from Chapmanville Regional High School. He is now a graduate assistant on the staff of CRHS Coach George Barker. He received his injury during his sophomore year at CRHS. Tue, 7 Oct 2014 12:23:02 EST Nuttier times bode well for wildlife An above average acorn crop is a complete turnabout from last year's bust. What's more, the wildlife treasured acorns of the white oak are leading the way. In tandem with a statewide bounteous production of the equally favored, albeit... Wed, 1 Oct 2014 10:52:05 EST Sherman falls to Liberty GLEN DANIEL — It was homecoming night for Liberty (Raleigh) and the Raiders celebrated with a 40-6 win over visiting Sherman Friday evening.TreShaun McDowell scored on along run and a distant pass in the romp. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 10:51:01 EST Van gets first win of season HICO — The Van Bulldog football team got off the losing track Friday evening with an impressive 42-21 win at Midland Trail. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 10:50:07 EST Scott goes to 5-0 with Poca win POCA – To illustrate how well the Scott Skyhawk football team dominated Poca Friday evening, it may only be necessary to say they didn't punt one time. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 10:50:05 EST Skyhawks much better than expected Wow.Although I had predicted that the Scott Skyhawk football team would be vastly improved this season and contend for a state Class AA championship, I had no idea Coach Shane Griffith's squad would be THIS good. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 10:49:10 EST Ron’s Ramblings All right. I'm not perfect. Well, not quite. But anyway …. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:26:08 EST Early gun bear season southern style Black bear populations are at modern record highs in West Virginia. And that may be an understatement. Hint, hint…hunters are needed. Many counties are at above population objective levels and in turn several of those are in the very backyard... Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:24:03 EST