Clay Battelle

Notebook: Clay-Battelle finds another playmaker in Carson Shriver

As a sign of just how unconventional Clay-Battelles offense can be, one only needs to look at how many quarterbacks the Cee-Bees play.

Black Bears

Black Bears
Black Bears roll past Muckdogs
BATAVIA, N.Y. William Matthiessen, Brett Kinneman and Elys Escobar each had three hits, as the West Virginia Black Bears beat the Batavia Muckdogs 10-4 on Thursday.
August 15, 2019 - 11:26 pm
Black Bears
West Virginia eliminated from playoffs after 2-0 loss to Mahoning Valley
NILES, Ohio Johnathan Rodriguez hit a two-run double in the sixth inning, leading the Mahoning Valley Scrappers to a 2-0 win over the West Virginia Black Bears on Monday.
September 2, 2019 - 11:59 pm
Black Bears
Fraizer scores winning run in 10th, West Virginia beats Batavia 5-4 in walk-off finish
GRANVILLE, W.Va. Matthew Fraizer scored the winning run on a fielders choice in the 10th inning, as the West Virginia Black Bears topped the Batavia Muckdogs 5-4 on Thursday.
August 29, 2019 - 7:29 pm
Black Bears
Error in 10th inning costly in Black Bears loss to Batavia
Troy Johnston scored on an error in the top of the 10th inning to help lead the Batavia Muckdogs to an 8-7 win over the West Virginia Black Bears on Wednesday.
August 28, 2019 - 4:17 pm
Black Bears
Jared Triolo scores on double in 10th, West Virginia beats State College
COLLEGE, Pa. Blake Sabol scored on a fielders choice in the top of the 10th inning to help lead the West Virginia Black Bears to a 6-3 win over the State College Spikes on Tuesday.
August 28, 2019 - 12:08 am
Black Bears
State College beats West Virginia 3-2
COLLEGE, Pa. David Vinsky scored on a groundout in the first inning, leading the State College Spikes to a 3-2 win over the West Virginia Black Bears on Monday.
August 27, 2019 - 12:01 am
Black Bears
Vinsky hits walk-off single, State College beats West Virginia 4-3
COLLEGE, Pa. David Vinsky hit a walk-off single with one out in the ninth inning, as the State College Spikes topped the West Virginia Black Bears 4-3 on Sunday.
August 26, 2019 - 12:11 am
Black Bears
Alu, Peterson lead Auburn over West Virginia 6-2
AUBURN, N.Y. Jake Alu hit a grand slam in the second inning, and Todd Peterson allowed just two hits over five innings as the Auburn Doubledays beat the West Virginia Black Bears 6-2 on Saturday.
August 24, 2019 - 11:02 pm
Black Bears
Carrillo’s single leads Auburn to 5-2 win over West Virginia
AUBURN, N.Y. Adalberto Carrillo hit a run-scoring single in the first inning, leading the Auburn Doubledays to a 5-2 win over the West Virginia Black Bears on Thursday.
August 23, 2019 - 12:04 am
Black Bears
Bryson Stott’s double leads Williamsport over West Virginia in 10 innings
GRANVILLE, W.Va. Bryson Stott hit an double in the top of the 10th inning to lead the Williamsport Crosscutters to an 8-7 win over the West Virginia Black Bears on Monday.
August 19, 2019 - 10:35 pm

Clay Battelle

Clay Battelle
Fourth-down stop leads Clay-Battelle past Valley-Wetzel in OT
Clay-Battelle running back Sean Hays rushes for one of his three touchdowns against Valley Wetzel on Friday.
September 20, 2019 - 11:31 pm
Clay Battelle
Clay-Battelle football team gets ready to face Valley (Wetzel)
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. If the old adage practice makes perfect is true, then the Clay-Battelle High football team should have a leg up on its opponent Friday.
September 20, 2019 - 12:10 am
Clay Battelle
Clay-Battelle volleyball team defeats Hundred in 3 sets
Clay-Battelle High's volleyball team defeated Hundred in three sets by scores of 25-3, 25-13 and 25-12.
September 16, 2019 - 10:52 pm
Clay Battelle
Clay-Battelle redeems Week 1 loss, downs Meadow Bridge 28-15
Sean Hays laid face down on the 11-yard line looking every bit like a young man who needed a break.
September 6, 2019 - 11:45 pm
Clay Battelle
Clay-Battelle falls to Gilmer County 34-21 in season opener
GLENVILLE,W.Va. Four costly turnovers doomed the Clay-Battelle football team Friday night on the road at Gilmer County in a 34-21 loss.
August 31, 2019 - 12:22 am
Clay Battelle
Clay-Battelle football mirroring 2014 playoff team
BLACKSVILLE, W.Va. The Clay-Battelle football team didnt end 2018 on a great note.
August 8, 2019 - 7:01 pm
Clay Battelle
Clay-Battelle’s McKenna Kirby entering pivotal senior year
BLACKSVILLE, W.Va. McKenna Kirby hasspent six years creating opportunities for herself on the track, but the pivotal year will likely be her senior season.
July 27, 2019 - 11:48 pm
Clay Battelle
Despite losing pivotal players, Clay-Battelle is in good shape for 2019
Clay-Battelles Nathan Swaniger proved how fast he is on the track during the spring, finishing in second place in both the 100- and 200-meter dashes at the state meet in mid-May.
June 15, 2019 - 3:21 pm
Clay Battelle
Clay-Battelle's Addison Ammons signs LOI to West Georgia
Clay-Battelle senior Addison Ammons is headed down south.
June 7, 2019 - 6:00 am
Clay Battelle
Clay-Battelle's Caitlyn Kassay, Rylee Burnette named to first-team all-state softball
BLACKSVILLE, W.Va. The memorable season for the Clay-Battelle softball team continued Tuesday as senior Caitlyn Kassay and junior Rylee Burnette were named first-team all-state selections by the West Virginia Sports Writers Association.
June 4, 2019 - 12:01 am

Morgantown

Local Sports
Morgantown clips Hedgesville in 49-14 blowout
Morgantown's Gunner Latimore (7) against Hedgesville on Friday.
September 20, 2019 - 11:43 pm
Morgantown
Morgantown girls' soccer team routs Grafton 9-0
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. The Morgantown High girls soccer team defeated Grafton 9-0 on Saturday.
September 21, 2019 - 6:05 pm
Morgantown
Morgantown girls' soccer team routs Brooke 9-0
Morgantown's Anna Iquinto protects the ball from Brooke's Brianna Ferguson on Thursday.
September 20, 2019 - 12:17 am
Local Sports
Untapped potential: Mohigan trio key for MHS volleyball future success
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. Its been a slow opening for a young Morgantown High volleyball squad, but the Mohigans are showing potential to reclaim their position as a Region giant and Class state tournament contender.
September 18, 2019 - 7:48 pm
Local Sports
Morgantown girls' soccer midfielders key in shutout over University
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. The key to success for the Morgantown girls soccer team lies in the middle of the pitch.
September 17, 2019 - 11:23 pm
Morgantown
Morgantown volleyball team finishes 2-3 in Virginia tournament
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. The Morgantown High volleyball team competed in the Endless Summer Volleyball Tournament over the weekend in Virginia Beach, Va.
September 16, 2019 - 10:49 pm
Local Sports
Morgantown back to the drawing board after 0-3 start, lose to Fort Hill 49-23
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. Whether or not you believe in superstition, things were certainly getting weird in the opening minutes of Fridays Morgantown and Fort Hill game at Pony Lewis Field.
September 14, 2019 - 12:30 am
Morgantown
Morgantown volleyball team beats John Marshall in 3 sets
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. The Morgantown High volleyball team defeated John Marshall on Tuesday in three sets by scores of 25-21, 25-20 and 25-11.
September 11, 2019 - 12:10 am
Local Sports
Bridgeport scores 17 unanswered points in second half, downs MHS 17-14 in OT
BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. Trailing 14-0 at halftime to Morgantown, Bridgeport was staring at its first regular season loss in nearly a year.
September 7, 2019 - 12:22 am
Morgantown
Morgantown girls' soccer team routs John Marshall 9-0
Morgantown's Adelle Pacyna (15) works the ball down the field against John Marshall on Thursday.
September 6, 2019 - 12:12 am

Other Local Sports

Local Sports
WVSSAC announces that South Charleston will host state softball tournament
The West Virginia Secondary School Activities Commission (WVSSAC) announced Tuesday that South Charleston will host the state softball tournament from 2020-2024, at Little Creek Park Complex.
September 3, 2019 - 1:48 pm
Other Local Sports
No. 12 Mountaineers women's team return home to face High Point
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. The West Virginia womens soccer team returns to Morgantown to take on High Point at 7 p.
August 29, 2019 - 7:31 pm
Local Sports
Post 2 scores 5 in 6th inning to blow past Wilmington (N.C.) in Mid-Atlantic regional
ASHEBORO, N.C. Morgantown Post 2 erupted for five runs in the top of the sixth inning to upset host Wilmington Post 10 (N.
August 8, 2019 - 10:49 pm
Other Local Sports
New class in high school basketball brings changes to state tournament schedule
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. With the addition of a fourth class to the West Virginia high school basketball alignment secured for the 2020-21 season, the focus for the turns towards implementing and then evaluating the new landscape of high school hoops.
July 17, 2019 - 10:22 am
Local Sports
Post 2 lights up Bridgeport
Fireworks are held after Morgantowns Post 2 wins against Bridgeports Post 68 at the Monongalia County Ballpark on July 4th.
July 4, 2019 - 11:53 pm
Other Local Sports
Column: A plea to protect skin from sun damage
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. When youre outside in the summer, the thought might cross your mind that you want to get some sun before heading on vacation for a couple weeks.
June 24, 2019 - 11:12 am
Local Sports
48 years in pinstripes: Bill Titus' stories as a basketball referee
Bill Titus was really no different than any other college kid, which is to say he was hoping to join a fraternity and wanted a car.
June 22, 2019 - 2:32 pm
Other Local Sports
Annual motocross race coming to High Point on Saturday
MORRIS, Pa. The mere mention of any legendary American racing tracks like Daytona and Indianapolis will start any die-hard motor sports enthusiasts heart.
June 12, 2019 - 11:05 pm
Trinity Christian
Board of Education puts four-class proposal for basketball up for public comment
The proposal for four classes in basketball from the West Virginia Secondary Schools Activities Commission took another step forward Wednesday.
May 8, 2019 - 6:31 pm
Local Sports
Aleena McDaniel has successful first season at W&J
Aleena McDaniel started playing basketball because of her older brother.
March 19, 2019 - 10:33 pm

Preston

Local Sports
Turnovers costly, but Preston hangs tough in 28-18 loss to Robert C. Byrd
KINGWOOD, W.Va. On Friday night at Knights Stadium, the weather outside was warm and a little muggy definitely not frightful yet the Knights seemed to be in the Christmas spirit early against Class No.
September 21, 2019 - 12:02 am
Preston
Preston cross country teams have good showing in Virginia meet
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. The Preston High cross country girls team finished fourth in the William & Mary Invitational.
September 16, 2019 - 12:10 am
Local Sports
Preston handled by John Marshall 28-6
John Marshall's Nate Menendez (34) is tackled by Preston's Hunter Lantz (16) on Friday.
September 14, 2019 - 12:37 am
Preston
Preston cross country teams has strong showing in Mountaintop Combo Invitational
Preston's Trey Smith-Tatham competes in the Mountaintop Combo Invitational on Tuesday.
September 11, 2019 - 12:08 am
Local Sports
North Marion downs Preston 34-22 with big first half
The Preston football team traveled to Marion County last night hoping to continued their winning road warrior ways against North Marion.
September 6, 2019 - 11:53 pm
Local Sports
Preston upends Trojans 37-14 on the road
ROMNEY, W.Va. Even with Tra Bryson and Trevor Sardo connecting on a 60-yard slant two plays from scrimmage, Preston bunkered down defensively for the 37-14 season-debut victory.
August 31, 2019 - 12:17 am
Preston
Knights to focus on ball security before season opener
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. As the Preston High football team prepares to open its season this week, ball security will likely be at the forefront of the teams game plan.
August 26, 2019 - 12:06 am
Local Sports
UHS bounces back from disappointing showing at Keyser, holds Preston scoreless in final scrimmage
KINGWOOD, W.Va. Each week brings a bit of improvement for University football.
August 23, 2019 - 11:48 pm
Trinity Christian
Column: Prep season full of highs, close calls for local teams
When the Clay-Battelle softball team walked off the field Thursday at the state tournament in Vienna, it marked the end of the sports calendar for the 2018-19 school year in Monongalia County.
May 25, 2019 - 10:08 pm
Trinity Christian
PHOTO GALLERY: Morgantown University, Preston, Trinity, Clay-Battelle compete at state track meet
By Michael Switzer
May 18, 2019 - 6:48 pm

Trinity Christian

Trinity Christian
Trinity wins second straight, shuts out Hannan
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. From the opening play to the final whistle Friday night, Trinity Christians rushing attack just couldnt be slowed.
September 7, 2019 - 12:23 am
Trinity Christian
Trinity boys' soccer team defeats Monroe Central 8-1
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. Kyle Knight and Noah Kurilko each had hat tricks as the Trinity Christian boys soccer team soundly defeated Monroe Central (Ohio) 8-1 on Saturday.
September 21, 2019 - 6:08 pm
Trinity Christian
Trinity football team to face much tougher test Fairport Harding (Ohio)
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. The Trinity Christian football team can expect something a bit different tonight than what its seen so far this season.
September 13, 2019 - 12:24 am
Trinity Christian
Trinity boys' soccer team crushes Union Local (Ohio) 9-0
BELMONT, Ohio The Trinity Christian boys' soccer team had two different players score three goals in a 9-0 rout against Union Local (Ohio).
September 6, 2019 - 12:16 am
Trinity Christian
Trinity wins thriller over Mapletown 38-34 in first football game in a decade
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. This stupid, wonderful, boring, amazing job.
August 31, 2019 - 12:32 am
Trinity Christian
Trinity hosts Christian rapper Lamar Riddick for halftime show at first football game
Its that time again. Football season. And Trinity Christian School gets to experience that for the first time under new lights and renovations that allow for tackling and a special performance.
August 30, 2019 - 10:39 pm
Trinity Christian
Warriors boys' soccer team ties Oak Glen 3-3
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. Kyle Knight scored two goals as Trinity tied Oak Glen, 3-3, on Thursday.
August 30, 2019 - 12:08 am
Trinity Christian
Trinity boys' soccer team falls to Wheeling Central 6-2
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. The Wheeling Central boys soccer team defeated Trinity on Monday by a score of 6-2.
August 28, 2019 - 12:06 am
Trinity Christian
Proposal made for four classifications in high school basketball
By Greg Carey The landscape of West Virginia high school basketball could change significantly as the state athletics commission proposes adding a fourth classification in 2021.
March 11, 2019 - 11:38 am
Trinity Christian
Prep roundup: MHS's volleyball team rallies back to defeat Parkersburg South
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. After dropping the first set25-22, Morgantown Highs volleyball team rallied to defeat Parkersburg South High in straight sets (25-15, 25-16 and 25-20) in the semifinals Tuesday night.
October 10, 2018 - 12:11 am

University

Local Sports
University picks up second loss at hands of Wheeling Park air-raid offense
WHEELING, W.Va. While much fuss was made about the Area 51 raid scheduled for Friday, there was yet another raid this one on Wheeling Island that caused more havoc than pranksters in Nevada could have Friday.
September 20, 2019 - 11:49 pm
University
University volleyball team beats John Marshall in 3 sets
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. University High's volleyball team defeated John Marshall in three sets by scores of 28-26, 25-13 and 25-18.
September 20, 2019 - 12:20 am
Local Sports
University golf team continues to show improvement as regionals approach
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. On Tuesday at Mountainview Golf Course in Morgantown, University (174) defeated Grafton (206) and Buckhannon-Upshur (187).
September 17, 2019 - 8:55 pm
University
University volleyball team beats Preston in 3 sets
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. The University High volleyball team defeated Preston on Monday in three sets by scores of 25-9, 25-17 and 25-12.
September 16, 2019 - 10:50 pm
Local Sports
Logan Raber runs for 234 yards in University's beatdown of Brooke
By his own admission, Logan Raber is not one comfortable being the star.
September 14, 2019 - 12:02 am
University
University boys' soccer team routs John Marshall 13-1
University's Kellen Adams scores a goal against John Marshall on Thursday.
September 13, 2019 - 12:38 am
University
University volleyball team falls to Wheeling Park in 4 sets
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. The University High volleyball team fell to Wheeling Park in four sets by scores of 28-30, 12-25, 25-20 and 34-36.
September 13, 2019 - 12:33 am
Local Sports
Top Hawk: Joe Schmidle wins coach of the year honors
University boys basketball coach Joe Schmidle was named the 2018-19 West Virginia Boys Basketball Coach of the Year by the and the National Federation of High Schools (NHFS) on Wednesday.
September 11, 2019 - 11:13 pm
University
University girls' soccer team routs John Marshall 9-1
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. Madison Wesolowsky and Tristen Bright each secured hat tricks in the University girls soccer teams 9-1 blowout win over John Marshall.
September 11, 2019 - 12:15 am
University
University volleyball team beats Parkersburg South
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. Universitys volleyball team defeated Parkersburg South in three sets by scores of 25-21, 28-26 and 25-19.
September 11, 2019 - 12:12 am