CHARLESTON — Playing without their starting senior point guard may have hurt Scott, but head girls coach John Porter said Wednesday afternoon his team simply fell to “the better team” in the opening round of the state basketball tournament at the Charleston Civic Center. When the scoreboard clock quit ticking on the opening-round game, Westside had a 56-42 victory.Scott came into the game as the seventh seed in Class AA, facing the second-seeded Renegades. The Lad...
MADISON – Scott High School senior Samantha Graffius has signed a national letter of intent to run cross country at Marshall University.Graffius had a ceremony Friday afternoon inside the Scott High School’s media center with friends, relatives, coaches, teachers and administrators.“I have always wanted to be a college athlete, and once I looked at Marshall’s academic programs, everything fell into place,” Graffius said. “I also like t...
A genuine theft occurred Friday night in Logan and law enforcement did nothing about itShall we discuss Chaomanville Regional High School’s disturbing “win” over Scott Friday evening at Logan? Playing in the sectional finals, the Tigers were declared the victors before a large crowd, including the arena’s namesake, legendary Logan High Coach Willie Akers.Akers looks better and better each time I see him after his tragic accident at the Charleston ...
The Scott High School Lady Skyhawks’ basketball team was crowned Region 4 champions last week. Also, senior Ali Whitman scored 27 points, eclipsing the 1,000-point plateau for her career, as Scott rallied past Herbert Hoover 50-34 in the Class AA Region 4 co-final Thursday night. The Skyhawks (18-5) advance to this week’s state tournament at the Charleston Civic Center.
LOGAN — For the first time in Chapmanville history, the boys basketball team appears poised this week to head to Charleston for the state tournament.That became apparent Friday night after a controversial victory over Scott in the championship game of Class AA, Region IV, Section 2 in the Willie Akers Arena on the campus of Logan High School.While emotions were already high for the Corridor G rivalry game, an apparently errant call by a game official caused Scott f...
VAN — Van High School student, Brandon Elswick, signed his letter of intent to play Football for the University of Charleston.Elswick has been a four-year starter for the Bulldogs, holding the quarterback and tail-back positions. He rushed for over 1,000 yards and passed for over 1,200 yards in his 2014 season.Elswick was also named All-State “Honorable Mention” his sophomore, junior and senior years.Elswick is an honor student and President ...
Last week the Sherman High School Lady Tide girls basketball team beat Tug Valley 54-51 to win the team’s sectional tournament. The school will be pre-selling student only tickets for the Lady Tide regional playoff game on Wednesday, March 5th at school on Monday for $5. All tickets at the gate on game day will be $7.
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