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No. 2 University pull away from Bucs, 42-3

TENNERTON — Through two quarters on Friday night, the Buckhannon-Upshur defense limited University’s high-powered offense to just one touchdown. ... more

Lady Bucs drop matches to UHS and Elkins High

TENNERTON — The Buckhannon-Upshur girls soccer team will take to the road for Class AAA, Region 1, Section 2 Tournament action after dropping a 3-1 decision to University on Saturday.... more

Soccer Bucs down Hawks to secure top seed in sectional tournament

TENNERTON — The Buckhannon-Upshur boys soccer team secured the top seed in this week’s Class AAA, Region 1, Section 2 Tournament with a 2-1 win over University Saturday at Ted Crites Alumni Field at Tom Hasbrouck Stadium. ... more

 

Little Lady Buc spikers fall to Bridgeport, defeat Belington; JV team remains perfect

BELINGTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Lady Bucs dropped a pair of tough matches to Bridgeport and Belington last week in varsity volleyball action.... more

 

Vincent paces Little Lady Bucs at DC

WEST UNION – Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Lady Buc Cadence Vincent finished 15th among the 239 runners here last Tuesday in the Doddridge County Invitational cross country meet.... more

 

Little Buc JV boys place 14th in Doddridge County event

WEST UNION – The Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Buccaneers came in 14th here last Tuesday in the Doddridge County Invitational cross country meet’s junior varsity race.... more

Five individuals, 1999-2000 girls basketball team honored at banquet

TENNERTON — The first track and field athlete in West Virginia history — male or female — to earn high point honors four years in a row at the West Virginia State Track Meet was inducted into the Buckhannon-Upshur High School Athletic Hall of Fame Saturday night. ... more

Little Lady Buc JVs still undefeated after earning 2-0 win over Philippi

PHILIPPI – Tori Perkins served for 11 points and McKinley Bonnett added nine here Monday evening to lead the undefeated Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Lady Bucs to a 2-0 triumph over Philippi’s Lady Bulldogs in junior varsity volleyball action.... more

Little Lady Buc spikers finish second at Washington Irving Tournament

CLARKSBURG – The Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Lady Bucs scrapped their way into the championship round of the Washington Irving varsity volleyball Tournament here last Saturday before falling to the Washington Irving Lady Hilltoppers. ... more

Soccer Bucs pick up 4-0 Big 10 victory at Lewis County

WESTON — Tyler Hollen tallied a pair of goals as the Buckhannon-Upshur boys soccer team claimed a 4-0 win over Lewis County on Tuesday evening. ... more

Lady Bucs earn sweep at Lewis County, go 2-1 at RCB triangular

WESTON — The Buckhannon-Upshur volleyball team defeated Lewis County in straight sets Wednesday night in Big 10 Conference action. ... more

Bucs battle second-ranked University tonight at home

TENNERTON — The Buckhannon-Upshur football team will have an opportunity to move up in the SSAC ratings when No. 2 University visits Freal “Red” Crites Memorial Stadium at 7:30 p.m. today.... more

Lady Bobcat spikers take down Salem in straight sets

BUCKHANNON – The West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcat volleyball team returned to non-conference play against the Salem International Tigers Tuesday night in Rockefeller Center. ... more

No. 11 Lady Bobcats blank, West Liberty, 1-0

WEST LIBERTY – Amy Stewart scored her fifth goal of the season as the No. 11 West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcat soccer team defeated West Liberty by a 1-0 score today in Mountain East Conference action.... more

 

Lady ’Cats blank Urbana in MEC play

URBANA, Ohio – Another game, another victory and another shutout for No. 10 West Virginia Wesleyan women’s soccer team. ... more

’Cats drop overtime decision

URBANA, Ohio – The West Virginia Wesleyan men’s soccer team dropped a 2-1 overtime decision Sunday to the homestanding Urbana Blue Knights in Mountain East Conference action. ... more

B-U’s McKisic places fourth at state golf tourney

WHEELING — Buckhannon-Upshur senior golfer Christian McKisic closed out his high school career by placing fourth at last week’s Class AAA state golf championships held at Oglebay Resott’s Jones Course.... more

Little Lady Buc booters pick up 9-0 victory at South Harrison

LOST CREEK — The Buckhannon-Upshur Little Lady Buc soccer team picked up a 9-0 victory over South Harrison last Tuesday.... more

Little Lady Buc varsity, JV spikers take down Elkins

ELKINS – Coach Ashley Hall’s Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Lady Bucs kept their unbeaten varsity volleyball record intact here Oct. 3 with a straight-games victory over Elkins.... more

Little Bucs win Down in the Backwoods invite; Vincent places first for B-UMS girls

BELINGTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Buccaneers placed all five scoring runners in the top 15 here last Tuesday on their way to winning the Down in the Backwoods Invitational cross country meet held at the Barbour County Fairgrounds. ... more

Lady Bobcat spikers knock off W.Va. State

GRAFTON — James Hoskins accounted for five touchdowns as Taylor County claimed a 46-12 win over Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Wednesday night at McKinney Field. ... more

Taylor County uses strong second half, Hoskins’ five TDs to best Little Bucs

GRAFTON — James Hoskins accounted for five touchdowns as Taylor County claimed a 46-12 win over Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Wednesday night at McKinney Field.... more

Lady Bobcats post ninth shutout, take 1-0 win over Rams

BUCKHANNON – The 10th-ranked West Virginia Wesleyan posted their fourth straight shutout as they defeated the pesky Shepherd Rams by a 1-0 sore Friday night in Mountain East Conference action at Culpepper Stadium.... more

Bobcats cruise by Shepherd

BUCKHANNON – Following a rough three game stretch where they went 0-2-1, the West Virginia Wesleyan soccer Bobcats returned to their winning ways Friday evening with a convincing 4-0 victory over the winless Shepherd Rams at Culpepper Stadium. ... more

Indians hand B-U boys a 5-2 setback

TENNERTON — Tyler Whiteman tallied four goals to lead Bridgeport past Buckhannon-Upshur, 5-2, Thursday night at Ted Crites Alumni Field at Tom Hasbrouck Stadium.... more

Lady Bucs battle Bridgeport to a 1-1 Big 10 draw

TENNERTON — The Buckhannon-Upshur girls soccer team ran their unbeaten streak to six games after battling Bridgeport to a 1-1 draw Thursday at Ted Crites Alumni Field at Tom Hasabrouck Stadium.... more

Buccaneer defense comes up big in victory over Minutemen

TENNERTON — Buckhannon-Upshur used two crucial goal-line stands, including one in the final minutes, to hold off Lewis County, 14-6, Friday night at Freal “Red” Crit... more

 

Lady Buc volleyball team sweeps Senior

FAIRMONT — The Buckhannon-Upshur High School volleyball team defeated Fairmont Senior in three straight sets on Tuesday evening.... more

No. 10 Lady Bobcats capture 1-0 win over Notre Dame in key MEC match

BUCKHANNON – In a battle for Mountain East Conference supremacy, No. 10 West Virginia Wesleyan captured a 1-0 win over Notre Dame College Tuesday at Culpepper Stadium.... more

Bucs play host to Minutemen tonight in Battle of Rt. 33

TENNERTON — The Buckhannon-Upshur football team will look to retain the Coal Pick Trophy and get back into the Class AAA playoff picture when old rival Lewis County visits Freal “Red” Crites Memorial Stadium today. ... more

Lady Bobcat netters halt two-game skid, knock off Davis & Elkins, 6-3

BUCKHANNON — The West Virginia Wesleyan women’s tennis team clawed out tough wins in each of the doubles matches to lead the way in a 6-3 victory over the Davis & Elkins Senators in here Tuesday afternoon at the Bobcat Tennis Complex. ... more

Soccer Bucs knock off Colts, 5-0

TENNERTON — Trevor Short knocked in a pair of goals to power the Buckhannon-Upshur boys to a 5-0 win against Philip Barbour Tuesday night at Ted Crites Alumni Field at Tom Hasbrouck Stadium.... more

Lady Bucs record fifth straight win

TENNERTON — The Buckhannon-Upshur girls soccer team picked up their fifth straight win with a 3-0 victory over Philip Barbour Tuesday at Ted Crites Alumni Field at Tom Hasbrouck Stadium.... more

B-UHS boys and girls harriers place second at Braxton meet

SUTTON — The Buckhannon-Upshur boys and girls cross country teams both placed second at the Braxton County Invitational ran Saturday at Holly Gray Park. ... more

B-UHS Athletic HOF to add new members

TENNERTON — The 2017 class of the Buckhannon-Upshur High School Athletic Hall of Fame will be inducted Saturday during the annual banquet in the school’s commons area.... more

 

JV soccer Bucs garner pair of road victories

WELLSBURG — The Buckhannon-Upshur junior varsity boys soccer team picked up a pair of road wins last week.... more

 

Oliveto tallies four goals in Little Lady Buc victory over homestanding Taylor

GRAFTON — Catherine Oliveto tallied four goals to lead the Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School girls soccer team to a 5-0 win over Taylor County on Thursday.... more

 

Two second-half goals help Lady Bucs get past Greenbrier East

FAIRLEA — The Buckhannon-Upshur girls soccer team netted a pair of second-half goals to take a 2-0 win over Greenbrier East on Saturday.... more

Indians hand Bucs a 35-19 setback

BRIDGEPORT — Class AA, No. 6 Bridgeport took advantage of great field position early en route to handing Buckhannon-Upshur a 35-19 setback Friday night at Wayne Jamison Field.... more

B-UMS harriers perform well in home invitational

TENNERTON – All five scoring runners placed in the top 12 here last Wednesday to carry the Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Buccaneers to victory in their own invitational cross country meet. ... more

Lincoln uses last TD to hand Little Bucs first loss of the season, 22-20

TENNERTON — Lincoln scored a touchdown with 1:15 remaining in regulation to hand the Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School football team their first loss of the season Thursday night at Freal “Red” Crites Memorial Stadium.... more

 

Buccaneer booters claim 6-1 victory over host Bruins

WELLSBURG — Tom David Bosien and Ryan Hurst each had two goals as the Buckhannon-Upshur boys soccer team posted a 6-1 win here on Saturday.... more

Key stretch in the season begins for Bucs tonight at Bridgeport

TENNERTON — Buckhannon-Upshur coach Duane Stoeckle knows the next three games on his team’s schedule will be a great challenge, as two state-ranked teams and a battle against an old rival await.... more

B-UHS spikers win two

TENNERTON — The Buckhannon-Upshur High School volleyball team overcame a first-set loss to Ritchie County en route to sweeping a triangular match Tuesday inside the B-UHS gymnasium.... more

Bennett sparks Lady Bucs past RCB

TENNERTON — Lauren Bennett tallied two goals to lead the Buckhannon-Upshur girls soccer team to a 3-0 win over Robert C. Byrd Tuesday at Ted Crites Alumni Field at Tom Hasbrouck Stadium.... more

Little Lady Buc booters record 6-0 victory over Elkins Middle School

ELKINS — Five different players recorded goals to lead the Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School girls soccer team to a 6-0 win over Elkins last Wednesday.... more

Bucs battle Eagles to 1-1 Big 10 draw

TENNERTON — The Buckhannon-Upshur boys soccer team recorded their fifth tie of the season on Tuesday night, battling last year’s Class AA-A state runner-up Robert C. Byrd to a 1-1 draw at Ted Crites Alumni Field at Tom Hasbrouck Stadium.... more

McClung announces she will play at Lenoir-Rhyne College

TENNERTON - Buckhannon-Upshur senior basketball player Hanna McClung announced on Wednesday night she plans to play at Lenoir-Rhyne College next season.... more

McKisic earns a spot in state golf tournament

MOUNDSVILLE – Buckhannon-Upshur’s short-handed Buccaneers were not eligible for team honors here Monday in the Class AAA Region I Golf Tournament, but Christian McKisic qualified as an individual for the West Virginia High School tourney.... more

 

Shannon, Bonnett serve Little Lady Buc JVs to victory

TENNERTON – Kaitlyn Shannon served for 14 points and McKinley Bonnett had 13 here Monday evening to pace the undefeated Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Lady Bucs to a 2-0 romp over Philippi’s Lady Bulldogs in junior varsity volleyball action.... more

 

B-UMS spikers stay undefeated, hold off Philippi

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Lady Bucs hiked their varsity volleyball record to 5-0 here Monday night with a hard-fought 2-1 victory over the Philippi Lady Bulldogs.... more

 

Lady Buc JV soccer team downs Grafton

TENNERTON — The Buckhannon-Upshur High School junior varsity team claimed a 4-1 win over Grafton Monday at Ted Crites Alumni Field at Tom Hasbrouck Stadium.... more

Balancing your checkbook is easy with the help of a Rhesus monkey

Humor — My wife is in charge of the checkbook and has been since we first got married. ... more

’Cats drop 21-7 decision to MEC foe Urbana

BUCKHANNON — West Virginia Wesleyan was held to 181 yards of total offense in dropping a 21-7 decision to Urbana Saturday afternoon in Mountain East Conference play at Cebe Ross Field.... more

No. 22 Bobcats blank Wheeling Jesuit, 2-0

BUCKHANNON – Juwon Akintunde scored twice to lead No. 22 West Virginia Wesleyan to a 2-0 victory over Wheeling Jesuit Cardinals Sunday in a Mountain East Conference outing at Culpepper Stadium.... more

Little Lady Buc booters take victories over RLB and WI

TENNERTON — The Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School girls soccer team recently took wins over Robert L. Bland and Washington Irving.... more

Lady Buc spikers conclude busy week by competing in Greenbrier East tourney

LEWISBURG — The Buckhannon-Upshur High School volleyball team completed a busy week of action at the Greenbrier East Classic held Friday and Saturday.... more

 

Hank Ellis Insurance, Sam’s Pizza to decide Cupp Memorial winner

TENNERTON – Hank Ellis Insurance whipped Custom Cabinets and Sam’s Pizza in the Buckhannon Country Club Bob Cupp Memorial Golf League playoffs.... more

Soccer Bucs hand Liberty a 5-1 loss in Big 10 action

TENNERTON — The Buckhannon-Upshur boys soccer team used a dominating advantage on shots-on-goal in coasting past Liberty, 5-1, Thursday night at Ted Crites Alumni Field at Tom Hasbrouck Stadium.... more

Bucs coast past Liberty, 68-45

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