Sports

Post 7 jumps on Jane Lew early for 6-3 victory

TENNERTON – Buckhannon Post 7 looked sharp after their July 4 lay-off with a convincing 6-3 win over Jane Lew Post 166 here Tuesday evening in an Area 5 American Legion baseball contest at William E. Phillips Memorial Field.... more

Buckhannon Swim Club Splashers split meet with Barbour County

PHILIPPI – The Buckhannon Swim Club Splashers split a dual road meet with the Barbour County Barracudas Swim Team Tuesday evening.... more

Buckhannon Adult Soccer League rolls on

BUCKHANNON – The Buckhannon Adult Soccer League continues its six-week season as players converge on the soccer field beside the State Police barracks.... more

The Mountain East Conference finds itself at a crossroad just six years in

BUCKHANNON – Times, they are-a-changing for the Mountain East Conference (MEC). ... more

Post 7 ready to finish season strong

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon Post 7 baseball team enjoyed their final day off Sunday during their July 4 mid-season break.... more

Splashers earn a pair of victories over Bridgeport

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon Swim Club Splashers picked up a pair of victories in a home dual meet against the Bridgeport Country Club Thursday evening.... more

Buckhannon Splashers lose close dual meet to Shinnston

SHINNSTON – The Buckhannon Swim Club Splashers won a combined 28 events Tuesday evening in a road dual meet at Shinnston.... more

Little Lady Bucs softball team post 12-6 record in 2018

TENNERTON – Catcher-pitcher-shortstop Shelby McDaniels belted the ball at a sizzling .630 pace to lead the Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Lady Bucs to a 12-6 record in the 2018 softball season. ... more

Jesse Skiles named new athletic director at Glenville State

GLENVILLE – Former West Virginia Wesleyan track and field and cross country head coach Jesse Skiles has been named Glenville State College's new athletic director. His new appointment will take effect July 1.... more

If the jeans fit, wear them — at least until your legs go numb

Humor — I have a favorite pair of jeans I refuse to give up, and which, over the last few years, my wife has attempted to eradicate on six different occasions. ... more

Post 7 takes two from Summersville; Bailey tosses five-inning one-hitter

TENNERTON – Logan Bailey pitched a five-inning one-hitter to help Buckhannon Post 7 to a 15-1 victory in game one of a doubleheader with Summersville Post 131 Saturday afternoon at William E. Phillips Memorial Field. ... more

Splasher boys edged by Bridgeport in swim action

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon Swim Club Splasher boys won 17 events here last Thursday in a home dual meet with Bridgeport. ... more

Short-handed Splashers fall to Clarksburg Piranhas

CLARKSBURG – A short-handed Buckhannon Swim Club Splashers team competed against the Clarksburg Swim Team Piranhas last Tuesday in Clarksburg. ... more

Youngsters attend first Buccaneer Football Camp

TENNERTON – Buckhannon-Upshur head football coach Duane Stoeckle and his staff held their first Buccaneer Youth Football Camp this past week from Wednesday to Friday at Freal “Red” Crites Memorial Stadium.... more

Soccer Bucs beat Lewis County to end summer session

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur boy’s soccer team concluded their summer workout sessions with a 6-1 scrimmage win over the Lewis County Minutemen Wednesday afternoon at Freal “Red” Crites Memorial Stadium.... more

From London to Buckhannon to Portland, a soccer journey for Juwon Akintunde

BUCKHANNON – One West Virginia Wesleyan College soccer standout was not about to let graduation mark the end of his playing days.... more

Splashers narrowly defeated by Bridgeport Country Club

BRIDGEPORT – The Buckhannon Swim Club Splashers came up just short in a dual meet with the Bridgeport Country Club Sharks last Tuesday in Bridgeport.... more

Lady Bucs look sharp in pair of summer scrimmages

TENNERTON – It’s only the summer, but the Buckhannon-Upshur girl’s soccer team is off to a fantastic unofficial start to their 2018 season during their three-week offseason workout period. ... more

Buckhannon no-hit by Elkins in 7-0 setback

ELKINS – Buckhannon Post 7 ran into one of the better American Legion pitchers in the state Sunday night when they faced Elkins Post 29 in an Area 5 contest at Robin Harvey Memorial Field.... more

Buccaneer football wraps up summer workouts

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneers wrapped up their three-week summer football practice sessions Tuesday evening at Freal “Red” Crites Memorial Stadium. ... more

Bucs coast past Liberty, 68-45

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