B-U’s McClung named state’s Gatorade Player of the Year

TENNERTON — One of Buckhannon-Upshur’s most decorated athletes, both on and off the court, has received another postseason honor.... more

New coach brings new era for WVWC track and field teams

BUCKHANNON — West Virginia Wesleyan College’s new track and field head coach knows replacing a legendary mentor will be a challenge, but Josh Lopitz is ready to make a name for himself atop the storied program.... more

Melton’s gem not enough as Lady Bucs drop opener

RACHEL — Despite a strong effort from freshman Ciara Melton on the mound, the Buckhannon-Upshur softball team opened the season with a 1-0 setback to North Marion Monday in Big 10 Conference action.... more

Lady ’Cats, Shepherd divide MEC twin bill

SHEPHERDSTOWN – The West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcats launched their Mountain East Conference schedule here Sunday by dividing a doubleheader with Shepherd. ... more

B-U archers have strong showings in home tourney

TENNERTON – The high school division and Washington District in the elementary division were victorious, and the middle school division was runner-up here in the recent Buckhannon-Upshur 4-H Archery Tournament.... more

With veteran group returning, Little Lady Buc softball team has high expecations

TENNERTON – With a solid pitching staff and all the leading hitters returning, the Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Lady Bucs look to be a force to be reckoned with in the 2018 softball season.... more

Bobcat netters blank Cavs in MEC opener

CHARLESTON — The West Virginia Wesleyan men’s tennis team opened Mountain East Conference play with a 9-0 win over UVa.-Wise on Saturday. ... more


New black belts announced

WESTON — Members of the USA Martial Arts Training Center in Weston traveled to St. Albans for their annual National Karate Instructor Seminar held March 2-4. ... more

Grid ‘Cats release spring schedule and spring game details

BUCKHANNON — The WVWC football program has announced their spring ball practice dates and annual Orange and Black scrimmage. ... more

‘We brought a community together’

CHARLESTON — In the aftermath of Saturday night’s loss to Parkersburg in the Class AAA title game, Buckhannon-Upshur coach Jeremy Maxwell provided some inspirational words as he was flanked by three of his heart-broken senior players. ... more

Postseason honors begin for Lady Bucs

TENNERTON — The first of many postseason awards expected for members of the Buckhannon-Upshur girls basketball team arrived on Monday with the announcement of the All-Big 10 Conference squads. ... more


Bobcats complete spring break slate

WINTER HAVEN, Fla. – West Virginia Wesleyan’s Bobcats closed out their spring break schedule here Friday and Saturday with three losses.... more

Lady ’Cats go 2-1 in Salem tourney

SALEM, Va. – The West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcats compiled a 2-1 record here Friday and Saturday in the Salem (Va.) Tournament.... more

Wesleyan baseball team falls to 1-9 during Florida spring break trip

WINTER HAVEN, Fla. – Hard times continued for West Virginia Wesleyan’s Bobcats here last week as they neared the end of their spring break schedule.... more

Lady Cats’ split pair of games to finish spring break slate

CLERMONT, Fla. – The West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcats went 1-1 in their final two spring break games here Wednesday, falling to the Upper Iowa Lady Peacocks by a 5-3 count, but scrapping back to reel off a 9-1 triumph over the Findlay (Ohio) Lady Oilers. ... more


CHARLESTON — The top-seed Buckhannon-Upshur girls used a record-setting defensive effort to coast past eighth-seed Spring Mills, 76-31, Wednesday night in Class AAA quarterfinal action at the Charleston Civic Center.... more

Spring Break update: Lady ‘Cats win three-of-four

CLERMONT, Fla. — The West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcats won three out of four games here early this week to even their Spring Break record at 4-4.... more

A special team on and off the court

TENNERTON — In the aftermath of the Buckhannon-Upshur girls basketball team’s win over Morgantown in the recent sectional title game, a group of youngsters waited patiently to get a photo opportunity with members of the Lady Bucs, including standout Hanna McClung. ... more

Lady Bucs to face Spring Mills in tonight’s state-tourney opener

TENNERTON — Top-seed Buckhannon-Upshur begins Class AAA state tournament action today against Spring Mills.... more

Bobcat baseball team drops first three games of Florida spring break trip

WINTER HAVEN, Fla. – West Virginia Wesleyan’s Bobcats got their Spring Break schedule off to a rough 0-3 start here over the weekend, dropping a 9-7 decision to the Davenport (Mich.) Panthers Saturday, and falling to the Findlay (Ohio) Oilers in a twin bill Sunday, 11-5 and 9-6.... more

Maxwell topped Little Lady Buc JV team in scoring

TENNERTON – Kenna Maxwell tallied nearly half of the team’s total points in leading the Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Lady Buc junior varsity squad to an 8-5 record in the 2017-18 basketball campaign. ... more

Wesleyan senior Ariri earns spot on All-MEC second team

BRIDGEPORT — West Virginia Wesleyan’s Aaron Ariri has been selected to All-Mountain East Conference second team.... more

Lady Bobcats’ Stewart chosen for MEC second team

BRIDGEPORT — West Virginia Wesleyan’s Mari Stewart was chosen to the All-Mountain East Conference second team last week. ... more

Wesleyan Acrobatics & Tumbling team knocks off Adrian, now 3-1Wesleyan Acrobatics & Tumbling team knocks off Adrian, now 3-1

BUCKHANNON — The West Virginia Wesleyan Acrobatics & Tumbling team improved to 3-1 with a win over Adrian (Mich.) College on Thursday evening.... more

Lady Bucs top seed in state tourney

TENNERTON — The Buckhannon-Upshur girls basketball team has been ranked No. 1 for nearly the entire season and that won’t change at next week’s state tournament.... more

Bucs’ season ends with loss at MHS in sectional opener

MORGANTOWN — The Buckhannon-Upshur boys basketball team saw their season come to a conclusion in an 83-58 setback to Morgantown Wednesday night in Class AAA, Region I, Section 2 tourney play. ... more

’Cats have some losses from last year’s World Series squad

BUCKHANNON – West Virginia Wesleyan softball fans are wondering if their 2018 Lady Bobcats can equal, or better, their “incredible” 2017 season. ... more

Bobcat netters pick up first win of the season

MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. ­— Wesleyan’s Ramon Rodriguez and Haris Simaioforidis overcame an early deficit to win their No. 2 doubles match and clinch a 5-4 victory over the University of Mount Olive in inter-regional tennis action here Sunday afternoon.... more

Lady ’Cats, Frostburg St. battle to 12-12 tie

BUCKHANNON — Kimberly Lubic tallied four goals as West Virginia Wesleyan and Frostburg State played to a 12-12 tie on Tuesday. ... more

Stewart’s late jumper lifts Lady ’Cats to MEC victory over West Liberty

BUCKHANNON — Mari Stewart’s jumper in the final seconds lifted West Virginia Wesleyan to an 81-79 win over West Liberty on Thursday night at the Rockefeller Center.... more

Bucs coast past Liberty, 68-45

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