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Post 7 uses big third inning to get past Summersville Post 131, 6-3

HICO – A huge third inning allowed the Buckhannon Post 7 Legionnaires to cruise to a 6-3 win over Summersville Post 131 here Sunday in an Area V contest.... more

Buckhannon Junior Legion team gets a measure of revenge against Morgantown in 14-2 victory

MORGANTOWN – The Buckhannon Post 7 Jr. Legion team picked up a huge victory Sunday on the road as they beat Morgantown Post 2 by a 14-2 score.... more

Buckhannon rallies past Clarksburg for 10-6 victory in Legion action

TENNERTON – Buckhannon Post 7’s Casey Hamner hit a grand slam in the sixth inning to cap of a rally and a 10-6 victory for his team against Clarksburg Post 13 here Friday evening at William E. Phillips Memorial Field.... more

Feola’s Flowers takes narrow lead over High Point in Bob Cupp Memorial Golf League

TENNERTON – Feola’s Flowers handed Hank Ellis Insurance a 25 ½-14 ½ whipping last week to claim the lead in the Buckhannon Country Club Bob Cupp Memorial Golf League... more

Post 7 Junior Legion squad gets first victory knocking off Kingwood

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon Post 7 Junior Legion team picked up their first win of the season with a 14-12 victory over Kingwood Post 56 here Wednesday evening at William E. Phillips Memorial Field.... more

Error-plagued Post 7 drops 14-7 decision to Kingwood Post 56

TENNERTON – Tony Gwynn, one of baseball’s best pure hitters in the game once said, “We know we're better than this, but we can't prove it.”... more

Short-handed Splashers perform well but tumble to Morgantown United Aquatic Club

MORGANTOWN – With summer vacations in full effect, the Buckhannon Splashers took a short-handed team to Morgantown Tuesday in a dual meet with the Morgantown United Aquatic Club.... more

Gaudet, Robinson, McDaniels pace Lady Buc cagers during 2018-19 campaign

TENNERTON – Seniors Alli Robinson and Audrey Gaudet paced the Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc cagers in scoring during the 2018-19 season.... more

Post 7 loses to Bridgeport Post 68 on walk-off in Legion action, 4-3

BRIDGEPORT – Bridgeport Post 68 walked off with a 4-3 victory against Buckhannon Post 7 here Monday evening at the Bridgeport Recreational Complex.... more

Buckhannon Post 7 hopes for strong finish to 2019 campaign with three weeks left

TENNERTON – With a week off to celebrate the Fourth of July, Buckhannon Post 7 is ready to return to the diamond today when they visit Bridgeport at 7 p.m.... more

Three Bucs named to Big 10 All-Conference baseball team

TENNERTON – Three Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneer baseball players were included as part of the 2019 Big 10 All-Conference baseball team.... more

Buckhannon Post 7’s four-game winning streak ends with a 10-0 setback to Elkins Post 29

ELKINS – Buckhannon Post 7 saw their four-game winning streak come to a screeching halt against Elkins Post 29 Tuesday at Robin Harvey Memorial Field.... more

Jr. Legion Post 7 squad falls to Morgantown

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon Post 7 Jr. Legion team dropped a 23-11 decision to the visiting Morgantown Post 2 Legionaries Sunday afternoon at William E. Phillips Memorial Field.... more

Buckhannon Post 7 gets sweep over Summersville

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon Post 7 Legionaries ran their winning streak to four games with two well-played contests against Summersville Post 131 Saturday afternoon at William E. Phillips Memorial Field.... more

Jr. Legion squad drops doubleheader to Sissonville

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon Jr. Legion Post 7 squad dropped a home doubleheader to visiting Sissonville Post 94 here Thursday at William E. Phillips Memorial Field.... more

Buckhannon splashes past Shinnston for dual meet win

TENNERTON – It was another dominant sweep for the Buckhannon Splashers here Thursday evening against Shinnston at the high school pool.... more

Third-quarter action begins in Bob Cupp Memorial Golf League

TENNERTON – High Point Construction and Arnett-Carbis-Toothman shared the lead as third-quarter play got under way last week in the Buckhannon Country Club Bob Cupp Memorial Golf League.... more

Huge first inning leads Buckhannon Post 7 to an 8-6 victory over Clarksburg Post 13

LOST CREEK – The Buckhannon Post 7 Legionnaires put together an all-around complete game in an 8-6 victory over Clarksburg Post 13 Friday evening.... more

Charleston wins MEC Commisioner’s Cup; WVWC places seventh

BRIDGEPORT — The University of Charleston has won the 2018-19 Mountain East Conference Commissioner's Cup recognizing overall athletic excellence among its membership on an annual basis.... more

Hamner’s late home run leads Post 7 past Weston in 7-5 victory

TENNERTON – Buckhannon Post 7 used a late-rally to earn a much-needed win over Weston Post 4 here Tuesday night in an Area V American Legion baseball contest.... more

B-UHS Athletic Hall of Fame Committee seeking help for contact information

BUCKHANNON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Athletic Hall of Fame Committee is currently seeking names for the soon-to-be enshrined Class of 2019 boys cross country team of 1993.... more

Football Buccaneers visit University in 7v7 summer session tournament

MORGANTOWN – During their off-season summer workouts, the Buckhannon-Upshur football Bucs ventured to Morgantown to play the University Hawks, North Marion Huskies and the Preston Knights in 7v7 contests.... more

Splashers sweep Barbour County in home meet

TENNERTON – There have been two constants this year with the Buckhannon Splashers.... more

Post 7 drops contests to Morgantown and Braxton in American Legion baseball action

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon Post 7 Legionaries suffered through a rough two-day stretch here last week.... more

High Point Construction wins second-quarter championship in Bob Cupp Golf League

TENNERTON – High Point Construction posted a 22-18 triumph over Hank Ellis Insurance last week to wrap up the second-quarter title in the Buckhannon Country Club Bob Cupp Memorial Golf League.... more

Alexa Johnson named new WVWC Acro & Tumbling head coach

BUCKHANNON – West Virginia Wesleyan is proud to announce the hiring of Alexa Johnson as the new head coach of the Acrobatics & Tumbling team.... more

Bailey pitches Buckhannon Post 7 past Elkins, 3-1

TENNERTON – There is nothing like a vacation to rejuvenate the mind and the body.... more

Buckhannon Splashers swim past Clarksburg Country Club for a sweep in dual road meet

CLARKSBURG – The Buckhannon Splashers continued their winning ways here Tuesday in a rainy dual meet with Clarksburg Country Club.... more

FC-33 Soccer Club will conduct U10 and U12 assessments this weekend

BUCKHANNON – The FC-33 Soccer Club will conduct assessments this weekend (June 22-23) in Buckhannon and Philippi for U10 and U12 boys and girls for the Fall 2019 season. ... more

Five Lady Buc lacrosse players earn All-State honors; Greene and Lewellyn named to First Team

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc lacrosse team was well-represented on the 2019 on the West Virginia Scholastic Lacrosse Association (WVSLA) High School All-State teams.... more

Post 7 falls twice on last day of Hillbilly Hardball Classic

TENNERTON – Buckhannon Post 7 had a rough day during the final day of the 2019 Pizza Hut Hillbilly Hardball Classic Saturday at William E. Phillips Memorial Field.... more

Six lacrosse Buccaneers earn All-State honors

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur boys lacrosse team placed six players on the 2019 WVSLA High School Lacrosse All-State Division 2 team.... more

Buckhannon Splashers win tri-meet with Club Mountaineer and Elkins

TENNERTON – Summer swimming isn’t supposed to be like this.... more

Post 7 starts Hillbilly Hardball Classic with 1-1 record

TENNERTON – While dodging the rain drops, the Buckhannon Post 7 Legionaries went 1-1 during the first two days of the 2019 Pizza Hut Hillbilly Hardball Classic on Thursday and Friday at William E. Phillips Memorial Field.... more

Buckhannon Splashers short-handed in road dual meet with Morgantown Barracudas

MORGANTOWN – Due to camps and other summer events, the Buckhannon Splashers took a pair of short-handed teams with them to Morgantown when they faced off against the Club Mountaineer Aquatics Barracudas last Tuesday.... more

High Point Construction maintains slim lead in Bob Cupp Golf League

TENNERTON – High Point Construction dropped a 22-18 decision to Lisa Cain-Edward Jones last week but still managed to hold a slim lead in the Buckhannon Country Club Bob Cupp Memorial Golf League.... more

B-UMS archers finish 12th in National Tournament

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School archers finished 12th in their division out of 255 teams in the 2019 National Archery in the Schools Tournament.... more

B-U soccer teams fare well in 7v7 Kevin Carney Soccer Tournament

FAIRMONT – Two Buckhannon-Upshur High School soccer teams competed in the 10th annual Kevin Carney 7v7 Soccer Tournament at East-West Stadium in Fairmont as part of their off-season summer practice sessions.... more

Lady ‘Cats’ Cowart and King earn All- Region softball honors

BUCKHANNON — West Virginia Wesleyan's Kennedy Cowart and Lauryn King were recently selected to the NFCA Second Team All-Atlantic Region.... more

Robinson earns First Team All-State softball honors

CHARLESTON – Buckhannon-Upshur senior shortstop Alli Robinson was named to the 2019 All-State Softball First Team as voted on by the West Virginia Sports Writers Association.... more

Robinson selected to play in North-South All-Star Softball Game

BUFFALO – Buckhannon-Upshur standout Alli Robinson has been selected to play in the West Virginia North-South All-Star softball game Thursday at Buffalo High School.... more

Buckhannon-Upshur’s Audrey Gaudet shines in North-South All-Star Girls Basketball Classic

FAIRMONT – The North All-Stars led from start to finish and cruised to an 84-60 victory in the annual North-South All-Star Girls Basketball Classic held at East Fairmont on Sunday.... more

B-U’s Nick Calef-Boring earns All-State baseball honors

CHARLESTON – Buckhannon-Upshur’s Nick Calef-Boring was the lone Buckhannon-Upshur representative on the 2019 West Virginia Sports Writers Association All-State Baseball Team.... more

Post 7 to co-host annual Hillbilly Hardball Classic beginning on Thursday

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon Post 7 Legion baseball team will once again be a co-host for the 2019 Pizza Hut Hillbilly Hardball Classic that will take place this Thursday to Sunday.... more

Splashers get sweep over Bridgeport Swim Team

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon Splashers made it a clean sweep over the visiting Bridgeport Swim Team here Thursday in their home opener.... more

Post 7 falls to Garrett after taking early lead, 9-7

OAKLAND (Md.) – Buckhannon Post 7 scored five times in the top of the first, but was unable to maintain that lead as they dropped a 9-7 decision to Garrett County Post 71/214 Friday evening.... more

Tanner McGrew Basketball Camp ready to get underway Monday at B-UHS

TENNERTON – Former Buckhannon-Upshur stand-out and West Virginia Wesleyan All-American Tanner McGrew is holding his first basketball camp and he is bringing some big-name friends with him.... more

Six Lady Bucs represented in WVSLA annual All-Star game

CLARKSBURG – The best high school girls’ lacrosse players in West Virginia gathered at Robert C. Byrd High on Saturday and divided into two teams for the annual West Virginia Scholastic Lacrosse Association (WVSLA) All-Star game.... more

Buckhannon Post 7 wins opener over Braxton by a 5-2 score

GLENVILLE – The Buckhannon Post 7 Legionnaires opened their 2019 season in fine style with a 5-2 victory over the homestanding Braxton Post 33 Legionnaires Tuesday at Glenville State College.... more

Splashers win 26 events in debut against Elkins

ELKINS – The Buckhannon Swim Club Splashers opened their 2019 season with a dual meet against Elkins on Tuesday.... more

B-U’s Robinson repeats as Big 10 Player of the Year

TENNERTON – Three Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc softball players were included as part of the 2019 Big 10 All-Conference softball team.... more

Lilly, Hurst, Cutlip pace Buccaneers during 2018-2019 basketball season

TENNERTON – Senior guard Dawson Lilly paced the Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneers in scoring during the 2018-19 basketball campaign.... more

Buckhannon Splashers to debut at home Thursday

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon Splashers will get their home season underway Thursday when they entertain the Bridgeport Swim Team at 6:30 p.m.... more

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Bucs coast past Liberty, 68-45

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