Coal Valley News- RSS SPORTS Feed http://coalvalleynews.com/section/SPORTS http://coalvalleynews.com/section/SPORTS Mon, 26 Jan 2015 03:53:09 EST 1800 Changes coming in the outdoor world http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/151343418/Changes-coming-in-the-outdoor-world Wow, we are already halfway through a new month in a new year and things are changing all around. It seems like the weather changes from shorts and t-shirt weather to parkas and snow boots almost on a daily basis. It is no different in the outdoor... Wed, 21 Jan 2015 13:15:31 EST High school basketball roundups http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/151345801/High-school-basketball-roundups High basketball roundups from last week. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 13:15:33 EST Boone County brawl http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/151343897/Boone-County-brawl ASW Wrestling will host 'Boone County Brawl' Professional Wrestling show at Madison Civic Center on Saturday February 7th 2015 beginning at 7pm. The show is FREE to the public. ASW wants to show Boone County how much we appreciate all the... Wed, 21 Jan 2015 13:10:36 EST ATV trails agency at standstill, lawmakers told http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/151368683/ATV-trails-agency-at-standstill-lawmakers-told CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Attempting to comply with a legislative audit from November, the Hatfield McCoy Regional Recreational Authority now finds itself in limbo, unable to function either as a nonprofit corporation or as a state agency, the... Wed, 21 Jan 2015 13:10:37 EST No. 1 Poca rides defense past No. 5 Scott http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/151131370/No.-1-Poca-rides-defense-past-No.-5-Scott (TNS) POCA — In most of Poca's games, the Dots' offense runs so smoothly that it's easy to forget that the dirty work they do on the defensive end is also a big reason for their lopsided wins. Wed, 7 Jan 2015 12:12:04 EST Scott defeats Chapmanville http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/151093914/Scott-defeats-Chapmanville MADISON — The Scott Skyhawks got revenge for last year's Class AA sectional championship game loss to Chapmanville by downing the Tigers 55-51 in Cardinal Conference basketball action on Friday night in Madison. Tue, 6 Jan 2015 12:17:02 EST Governor appoints Fala director of WV DNR http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/151093596/Governor-appoints-Fala-director-of-WV-DNR CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A Chapmanville man has been appointed to serve as Director of the West Virginia Department of Natural Resources. Tue, 6 Jan 2015 12:15:02 EST Scott girls a young team http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/151029632/Scott-girls-a-young-team MADISON — The Scott High School girls' varsity basketball coach Brandon Burns takes over for his first year as the team's head coach. Tue, 30 Dec 2014 08:51:03 EST State tourney goal for Lady Tide http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/151029583/State-tourney-goal-for-Lady-Tide SETH — Sherman has enjoyed trips to the state tournament in softball (2014) and volleyball (2012) within the past two school years. Tue, 30 Dec 2014 08:50:04 EST Difficult schedule for Van girls http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/151029470/Difficult-schedule-for-Van-girls VAN — This season could be the breakthrough season for the Van Bulldogs, although a difficult schedule awaits them. Tue, 30 Dec 2014 08:49:04 EST Outdoor notebook newbies for 2015 http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150965665/Outdoor-notebook-newbies-for-2015 With a fresh New Year to greet us, it's high time to hash out a few friendly outdoor reminders. And make that a ditto for dabbling into some new features and programs to be on the lookout as the year progresses. Let's cut to the chase but... Fri, 2 Jan 2015 10:59:09 EST Scott Skyhawks set high goals http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150920903/Scott-Skyhawks-set-high-goals MADISON — Fourth year Scott High School basketball head coach Nick Cabell said he really didn't know what to expect from his team this season due to questions at the point guard position. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 14:33:10 EST Tide should not run out of steam http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150926518/Tide-should-not-run-out-of-steam SETH — The Sherman Tide should not run out of steam in any of its games this season. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 14:33:09 EST Future looks bright for Bulldogs http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150926498/Future-looks-bright-for-Bulldogs VAN — The future looks bright for the Van Bulldogs.Van head coach Dave Gogas has only underclassmen on his 16-player roster: eight freshmen, four sophomores and four juniors. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 14:32:03 EST Outdoor Christmas spirit prevailed year-round http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150885814/Outdoor-Christmas-spirit-prevailed-year-round What a year it's been for the local Coalfields. Despite a struggling economy, volunteers rolled up their sleeves nevertheless, doubling down on efforts to provide for our youth and others in one way or another. And it wasn't just around... Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:56:05 EST WV Class A All-State Football Team http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150817293/WV-Class-A-All-State-Football-Team 1st Team: Offense — QB – Jesse Padlow, Bishop Donahue, sr.; RB – Jeremy Pratt, St. Marys, sr. (Captain); RB – Santino Cava, Notre Dame, sr.; RB – Jordan Tucker, Buffalo, sr.; OL – D.J. Kerns, Williamstown, sr.; OL... Fri, 12 Dec 2014 13:08:14 EST Wildlife word games http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150797865/Wildlife-word-games I saw this nifty wildlife art print at a West Virginia Highlands frame shop. It was that of a songbird, the killdeer, by a well-known wildlife artist. Not sure as to whether it was the good price or the quality of the art, I asked the store owner to... Tue, 9 Dec 2014 12:42:06 EST 2014 Cardinal Conference Football All-Conference team announced http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150768170/2014-Cardinal-Conference-Football-All-Conference-team-announced CHARLESTON — The 2014 Cardinal Conference Football All-Conference was announced after its fall meeting in Charleston.First Team Tue, 9 Dec 2014 12:41:04 EST Concurrent black bear hunting opportunities during deer season http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150684818/Concurrent-black-bear-hunting-opportunities-during-deer-season SOUTH CHARLESTON - Deer hunters are reminded that a concurrent bear season without dogs will occur from Nov. 24 through Dec. 6, 2014, in all or parts of 28 counties, according to Colin Carpenter, Black Bear Project Leader for the West Virginia... Tue, 2 Dec 2014 12:16:07 EST Gun deer season closeout tales http://coalvalleynews.com/news/sports/150716442/Gun-deer-season-closeout-tales One only gets so many deer seasons on this here earth. Most of us have been blessed with possibly more than we deserve. I think back on my dad's WWII Great Generation, the conflicts thereafter and the hundreds of thousands that gave the... Tue, 2 Dec 2014 12:16:02 EST