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Bailey pitches Buckhannon Post 7 past Elkins, 3-1

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

Post 7 Legion baseball action gets postponed

KINGWOOD –The Buckhannon Post 7 Junior Legion and Legion teams are going to have to wait just a little bit longer before they can debut this summer.... more

Gaudet selected to play in North-South All-Star Basketball game

FAIRMONT – Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc Audrey Gaudet has been selected to play in the West Virginia North-South All-Star basketball game this Sunday at East Fairmont High School.... more

Tennis ‘Cats end year ranked nationally

BUCKHANNON – The West Virginia Wesleyan College men's tennis team returned to the ITA Division II national poll this week, coming in at No. 50 in the year's final ranking. It is the second consecutive year that the squad end the season in the top 50, a program first.... more

High Point Construction remains in first place in Bob Cupp Golf League

TENNERTON – High Point Construction claimed a 22-18 decision over Sam’s Pizza last week to remain on top of the Buckhannon Country Club Bob Cupp Memorial Golf League.... more

Davis signs to play football and run track for Muskingum University

TENNERTON – Buckhannon-Upshur football and track and field stand out Dash Davis will be taking his talents to the next level after signing on to play at Muskingum University.... more

Buckhannon Post 7 set to open season tonight

TENNERTON – For Buckhannon Post 7 general manager Kevin Boring, his philosophy for the upcoming 2019 baseball season is quite simple – be better than you were the day before.... more

B-U’s Rondon Caesar to continue football career at College of Wooster

TENNERTON – Buckhannon-Upshur football standout Rondon Caesar will be taking his football career to the next level after signing on to play at The College of Wooster.... more

Leigh earns third All-American track and field honor

KINGSVILLE (Texas) – Former Buckhannon-Upshur standout Mackenzie Leigh certainly left her mark on the NCAA Division II Outdoor Track and Field Championships last week in Kingsville, Texas.... more

Forbrick earns NCBWA All-Atlantic Regional baseball honors

URBANA (Ohio) —Twelve players from the Mountain East Conference have earned All-Atlantic Region honors from the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Associate (NCBWA), including nine first-team selections.... more

Hurst, Blandino, Calef-Boring pace Little Bucs during 2018-19 basketball season

TENNERTON – Mark Hurst and Shawn Blandino both tallied 174 points to pace the Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Buccaneer varsity squad in scoring in the 2018-19 basketball campaign.... more

B-U’s Wesley Rosencrance signs with Glenville State to play baseball

TENNERTON – Glenville State is getting another solid Buckhannon-Upshur baseball player next season after current Buccaneer senior Wesley Rosencrance signed on to become a Pioneer.... more

High Point Construction stays on top of Men’s Golf League standings

TENNERTON – High Point Construction recorded a 23-17 triumph over Feola’s Flowers last week to remain atop the Buckhannon Country Club Bob Cupp Memorial Golf League.... more

Calef-Boring honored with John L. Tenney Award

TENNERTON – Nick Calef-Boring was named the 2019 winner of the John L. Tenney Memorial Baseball Award that is presented annually to a Buckhannon-Upshur High School baseball senior who displays athletic ability, character and leadership skills.... more

Upshur County Youth Soccer teams find success at 2019 West Virginia Open Cup

BARBOURSVILLE – Upshur County Youth Soccer teams continued to perform well in tournament play as three teams participated in the massive 2019 West Virginia Soccer Association Open Cup this past weekend at the Barboursville Soccer complex.... more

B-U’s Lilly to continue basketball career at Glenville State

TENNERTON – The name Lilly is synonymous with basketball at Glenville State College.... more

NCAA wrestling champion Quentin Wright to hold clinic at B-UHS on June 22

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon wrestling boosters are sponsoring the Quentin Wright Wrestling Clinic on Saturday, June 22 at Buckhannon-Upshur High School wrestling facility.... more

Kelly, Maxwell lead Little Lady Buc cagers in 2018-19

TENNERTON – Lexi Kelley led the balanced scoring for the Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Lady Bucs in the 2018-19 basketball campaign.... more

Lewellyn and Zuliani place for Lady Bucs at state meet

CHARLESTON – The weather not only played havoc at the 2019 West Virginia State High School Track and Field championships but with the Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Bucs as well.... more

Mackenzie Leigh to compete in NCAA D-II Track and Field Championships

ASHLAND (Ohio) – Former Buckhannon-Upshur track and field standout and current Ashland University Eagle Mackenzie Leigh is set to prepare to compete in the NCAA Division II Track and Field National Championships Thursday at Corpus Christi, Texas.... more

Track and Field Bucs improve times at state meet

CHARLESTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneers didn’t score at the 2019 West Virginia State High School championships this past weekend at the UC Stadium/Laidley Field, but still had an impressive showing with times that continued to get better for the Bucs.... more

Seven Lady Bucs headed to states

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc state qualifiers may be small in numbers but not on talent.... more

Track and Field Bucs sending 14 to state championship meet

TENNERTON – Following a strong showing at regionals last week, the Buckhannon-Upshur track and field Buccaneers will send 14 performers to the West Virginia State High School Championship meet that gets underway today and will conclude tomorrow at UC Stadium/Laidley Field in Charleston.... more

Tennis ‘Cats NCAA Tournament run comes to an end against rival Bluefield

BLACKSBURG (Va.) — The West Virginia Wesleyan men's tennis team saw their season come to an end Sunday at the hands of top-seeded Bluefield State College, as the Big Blues closed out a thrilling 4-2 victory in the NCAA Atlantic Region I Championship match.... more

Kaitlyn Luterek signs to continue her track and field career with Glenville State

TENNERTON – The Glenville State Lady Pioneer track and field program instantly got better with the addition of Buckhannon-Upshur’s Kaitlyn Luterek.... more

Baseball Bucs fall to University on extra innings walk-off, 5-4

MORGANTOWN – It was a gut-wrenching loss to end the season for the Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneers here last Wednesday in the Region I, Section 2 elimination game at Mylan Park.... more

Little Lady Bucs run fourth at Harry Green

BRIDGEPORT – Cadence Vincent placed in three events here last Saturday to lead the Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Lady Bucs to fourth place in the 23-team Harry Green Invitational track and field meet.... more

Track and Field Little Bucs place seventh at Invitational

BRIDGEPORT – Shawn Blandino won the 400 meters with a clocking of 54.91 to lead the Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Buccaneers to a seventh-place finish here last Saturday in the Harry Green Invitational track and field meet.... more

Wesleyan men’s tennis team knocks off UC in Division II NCAA Tournament opener

BLACKSBURG (Va.) — West Virginia Wesleyan bounced back from an early hole to defeat the University of Charleston 4-2 in the opening round of the NCAA Division II men’s tennis tournament here Saturday.... more

Track and Field Little Lady Bucs win home meet

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Lady Bucs triumphed in six events and collected enough lower places May 5 to win their own invitational track and field meet.... more

Custom Cabinets rallies for first-quarter title in Bob Cupp Memorial Golf League

TENNERTON – Custom Cabinets trounced High Point Construction by a 26-14 count last week to jump from third place and win the first-quarter title in the Buckhannon Country Club Bob Cupp Memorial Golf League.... more

Bucs beat Hawks in sectional opener, falls to No. 3 Morgantown on day two

MORGANTOWN – Casey Hamner and Cole Hoover each drove in three runs as the third-seeded Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneers upset the second seeded University Hawks in the first round of the Region I, Section 2 baseball tournament at Mylan Park.... more

Two Upshur County Youth Soccer teams win championships at Nicholas County Spring Tournament

SUMMERSVILLE – Two Upshur County Youth Soccer teams were victorious in the 2019 Nicholas County Youth Soccer Spring Tournament this past Saturday.... more

Little Bucs win four events at McDonalds Spectacular

CLARKSBURG – The Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Buccaneers won four events in the McDonald’s Eighth-Grade Spectacular track and field meet April 29 at Robert C. Byrd High School.... more

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Bucs coast past Liberty, 68-45

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