Sports

High school basketball officiating class set

BRIDGEPORT — If you are 18 years or older and interested in becoming a registered basketball official with the WVSSAC, the Mon Valley Association will conduct training classes starting next month. ... more

Post season tournament begins for summer basketball league

TENNERTON – The post season tournament for the Grading Hybrid Approach Summer Basketball League got underway on Monday and Tuesday with a few upsets along with a potentially huge upset that came up just short.... more

Hybrid Grading Approach Summer League basketball regular season wraps up

TENNERTON – The Hybrid Grading Approach Summer Basketball League wrapped up their regular season with four games on Friday and one on Saturday morning.... more

Three Buckhannon Splashers earn high point awards at North Central West Virginia Championships

SHINNSTON – The Buckhannon Swim Club Splashers had three high-point swimmers at the 2021 North Central West Virginia Championships last week in Shinnston.... more

Hank Ellis Insurance widens their lead by a full point

TENNERTON – Hank Ellis Insurance widened their lead by a full point in week two of the third-quarter in the Buckhannon Country Club Bob Cupp Memorial Golf League standings.... more

Post 7 ends season in Area V Tournament

TENNERTON – In one of the weirdest starts to an American Legion Area Tournament in recent memory, a team was removed from the three-team double elimination tournament that started on Monday.... more

Post 7 falls to Garrett County in regular-season finale, 11-1

GRANTSVILLE (Md.) – Buckhannon Post 7 once again put themselves in a position to not win a game early when they faced off against Garrett County Post 71/214 on the road Friday in their regular-season finale in an 11-1 setback.... more

B-U’s Vincent honored with USA Today West Virginia Sports Award

TENNERTON – Buckhannon-Upshur rising junior Cadence Vincent was honored this week with the USA Today West Virginia High School Sports Award.... more

Two teams remain unbeaten heading into the final week of summer league basketball

TENNERTON – With four games on tap last Friday, three of them went into overtime in the Hybrid Grading Approach Summer Basketball League.... more

Hank Ellis Insurance makes big move into first place in golf standings

TENNERTON – Hank Ellis Insurance made a big move in the second week of the third-quarter Bob Cupp Men’s Golf League standings.... more

Post 7 loses a pair of 7-6 games to Elkins and Braxton County

GLENVILLE – Buckhannon Post 7 played one of there better games on Wednesday against Elkins Post 29 but still came up short by a 7-6 decision at Robin Harvey Memorial Field.... more

Action continues in week three of Hybrid Grading Approach Summer Basketball League

TENNERTON – Action continued in the Hybrid Grading Approach Summer Basketball League on Wednesday and Thursday.... more

Wesleyan’s Leaman, Carr named to CoSIDA Academic All-District 2 Track Team

GREENWOOD, Ind. — West Virginia Wesleyan women's track and field's Lauren Leaman and Tori Carr were named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District (District 2) team, the association announced on Thursday.... more

Post 7 earns split with Grafton and Clarksburg in Legion action

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon Post 7 Legionnaires split a pair of home games on Monday and Tuesday at William E. Phillips Memorial Field.... more

B-U’s Miranda Greene earns All-American status in lacrosse

TENNERTON – Miranda Greene, a junior attacker on the Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc lacrosse team, recently garnered All-American honors by US Lacrosse.... more

Ralph’s Furniture makes move up summer basketball league standings with two more wins

TENNERTON – A pair of unbeatens squared off in action Monday in the Hybrid Grading Approach Summer Basketball League as Ralph’s Furniture faced off against Toothman Ford.... more

WVWC’s Merica Named to Academic All-America Second Team

AUSTIN, Texas — West Virginia Wesleyan defensive back John Merica was named to the 2020-21 CoSIDA Academic All-America Second Team, the association announced on Tuesday... more

Bobcats, Lady ‘Cats earn ITA All-Academic team tennis honors

TEMPE, Ariz. ­— Both West Virginia Wesleyan men's and women's tennis teams were named as 2021 ITA All-Academic teams, the association announced on Tuesday (July 13). To receive this honor, programs had to achieve a team combined grade point average of 3.20 or better.... more

Post 7 suffers a pair of late losses to Elkins and Kingwood

TENNERTON – One thing that Buckhannon Post 7 manger Kevin Boring wanted to improve upon from the Buckhannon-Upshur high school baseball season was closing out games.... more

Appalachian Mineral wins two in summer basketball league

TENNERTON – Appalachian Mineral made a big move up the standings on Friday in the Hybrid Grading Approach Summer Basketball League.... more

Arbogast named John L. Tenney 2021 B-U baseball award winner

TENNERTON – Elijah Arbogast was named the 2021 winner of the John L. Tenney Memorial Baseball Award that is presented annually to a Buckhannon-Upshur High School senior baseball player who displays athletic ability, character and leadership skills.... more

Arnett Carbis Toothman takes early third-quarter lead in men’s golf league

TENNERTON – Arnett Carbis Toothman took the early lead in the first week of the third-quarter Buckhannon Country Club Bob Cupp Memorial Golf League standings on Wednesday.... more

 

Maniac Mountain remains unbeaten and widens lead in summer hoop league

TENNERTON – Maniac Mountain maintained their lead in the Hybrid Grading Approach Summer Basketball League after an 83-73 victory over KBAM Builders on Thursday.... more

Pair of WVWC swimmers earn CoSIDA At-Large Academic All-District Team honors

GREENWOOD, Ind. – West Virginia Wesleyan men's swimmer Arthur Assfeld and women’s swimmer Kay Lange were named to the CoSIDA At-Large Academic All-District Team, the association announced on Thursday.... more

Adam Brumley resigns as WVWC swimming coach

BUCKHANNON — Adam Brumley has resigned as West Virginia Wesleyan head men's and women's swimming coach to pursue opportunities outside of swimming.... more

Post 7 returns to win column with 15-3 victory over Kingwood

TENNERTON – Buckhannon Post 7 returned to the win column with a convincing 15-3 victory over Kingwood Post 56 Wednesday evening at William E. Phillips Memorial Field.... more

Post 7 falls in seventh inning to Braxton County Post 33, 7-5

TENNERTON – Buckhannon Post 7 saw a two-run seventh inning lead evaporate at the hands of Braxton County Post 33 in an American Legion contest Tuesday evening at William E. Phillips Memorial Field.... more

Maniac Mountain takes lead in summer basketball

TENNERTON – The Hybrid Grading Approach Summer Basketball League was busy on Monday and Tuesday with seven games being played.... more

Dwayne Martin named interim head coach at WVWC after Testa resignation

BUCKHANNON– Dwayne Martin has been tabbed as the interim head coach of the West Virginia Wesleyan football program, WVWC Athletic Director Randy Tenney announced on Tuesday ... more

B-U’s Emileigh Ryan to continue her lacrosse career at Alderson Broaddus

TENNERTON – Emileigh Ryan of the Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc lacrosse team is taking her talents to the next level, but she won’t be taking them far as she signed to play at nearby Alderson Broaddus University at a special signing ceremony last Thursday at the high school.... more

WBR Utilities and Maniac Mountain move to the top of basketball standings

TENNERTON – WBR Utilities jumped into a first place tie with Maniac Mountain in the Hybrid Grading Approach Summer Basketball League in action on Friday.... more

Buckhannon Post 7 tumbles to loaded South Charleston, 11-1

ST. ALBANS – Buckhannon Post 7 ventured to the Kanawha Valley to take on one of the best squads in the state on Friday when they played South Charleston Post 94 at St. Albans High School. ... more

Buckhannon Splashers fall in dual meet to Elkins

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon Swim Club Splashers lost a home dual meet to the Elkins Otters Swim Team last Thursday.... more

Arnett Carbis Toothman wins second-quarter title in men’s golf league

TENNERTON – Arnett Carbis Toothman won the second-quarter title in week nine of the Buckhannon Country Club Bob Cupp Memorial Golf League on Wednesday.... more

Shelby McDaniels named First Team on Class AAA All-State Softball squad

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Bucs’ softball team put two players on the 2021 West Virginia Sportswriters Association All-State Softball team.... more

Four-way tie for first place in summer basketball league

TENNERTON – Defending champion Ralph’s Furniture had a big Thursday in the Hybrid Grading Approach Summer Basketball League.... more

B-U’s Zach Calef-Boring brings home All-State Second Team baseball honors

TENNERTON – Buckhannon-Upshur’s Zach Calef-Boring was named to the West Virginia Sportswriters Association All-State Baseball Team that was announced this week.... more

Post 7 gets first win beating Kingwood, tumbles to Clarksburg Post 13

CLARKSBURG – The Buckhannon Post 7 Legionnaires picked up their first win of the season Monday at home hosting the Kingwood Post 56 Junior Legion team by a 13-1 score in five innings of action.... more

Summer League Basketball gets season underway

TENNERTON – TKS Contracting is out to an early lead in the Buckhannon Summer League Basketball standings after starting the season 2-0 with action on Monday and Tuesday.... more

Bucs coast past Liberty, 68-45

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