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No. 10 Bucs to host Greenbrier East in key outing

TENNERTON – The 10th-ranked Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneers will return to action tonight after their bye week as they host the Greenbrier East Spartans in a non-conference game at Freal “Red” Crites Memorial Stadium.... more

Golf Buccaneers pick up more wins in three matches last week

WESTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneer golf team racked up three more wins over three matches last week.... more

Soccer Buccaneers drop close contest to Fairmont Senior, 1-0

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneer soccer team lost a nail-biter to the Fairmont Senior Polar Bears here Tuesday evening in a Big 10 battle on the turf at Freal “Red” Crites Memorial Stadium.... more

Little Buc harriers run sixth at Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT – The Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Buccaneers wound up sixth here last Saturday in the 10-team Charles Pointe-Indian Run Invitational cross-country meet, ... more

Cross-country Bucs take second in Buccaneer Invitational

TENNERTON – The Walker brothers paced the Buckhannon-Upshur cross-country Buccaneers to a second-place finish in their own Buccaneer Invitational Tuesday afternoon at the high school course.... more

Prognosticators like Buckhannon-Upshur, West Virginia and Pittsburgh this week

BUCKHANNON – To quote an overused phrase from the 90s, “Isn’t that special.”... more

Lady Bucs run fifth at home meet

TENNERTON – Maggie Queen ran 17th to lead the Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc cross-country team during their own home meet – the Buccaneer Invitational – Tuesday evening at the high school course.... more

Soccer Lady Bucs post another shutout as they beat Fairmont Senior, 2-0

TENNERTON – The seventh-ranked Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Bucs soccer team posted their sixth shutout of the season with a 2-0 victory over the Fairmont Senior Lady Polar Bears Tuesday evening in Big 10 Conference action on the turf at Freal “Red” Crites Memorial Stadium. ... more

Vincent leads Little Lady Bucs harriers at Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT – Cadence Vincent finished eighth with a time of 13:30.6 in the 164-runner field here last Saturday to lead the Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Lady Bucs to third place in the 10-team Charles Pointe-Indian Run Invitational cross country meet.... more

Football Bobcats fall again on last second field goal

BUCKHANNON – For the second time in three weeks, the West Virginia Wesleyan football team lost a game by a field goal on the final play of the game. ... more

Soccer Bobcats drop 1-0 conference battle to West Liberty

BUCKHANNON – It was the same old story for the West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcat soccer team here Sunday night in their Mountain East Conference outing with the visiting West Liberty Hilltoppers.... more

Cross-country Buccaneers place sixth at Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT – Without top runner Samuel Walker, the Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneer cross country team still made a solid showing at the Charles Pointe Indian Run Invitational last Saturday.... more

Lady Buc harriers run short-handed at Charles Pointe Indian Run Invitational

BRIDGEPORT – With other high school obligations, several runners on the Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc cross country team, the squad had just three runners compete in the Charles Pointe Indian Run Invitational Saturday morning... more

Golf Bucs keep recording personal bests in home match with Lewis, tri-match at Grafton

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur golf team continues to shoot career lows as the young team improves with each match.... more

Little Lady Buc soccer team downs Philippi and Washington-Irving

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Lady Buc soccer team picked up two more victories.... more

Zetty scores twice as Lady Bobcats roll past Glenville State, 9-0

GLENVILLE – The West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcats had little trouble with the Glenville State Lady Pioneers here Wednesday evening in a Mountain East Conference showdown. ... more

Soccer Bobcats fall in overtime to Wheeling Jesuit, 1-0

WHEELING – For the fourth time if their first five games, a West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcat men’s soccer game has went into overtime with three of them going into double overtime.... more

Golf Buccaneers pick up a pair of wins against Elkins

ELKINS – The Buckhannon-Upshur golf Buccaneers picked up a pair of wins in a home dual match with Elkins at the Buckhannon Country Club and a tri-match with Elkins and Preston at the Elks Country Club in Elkins.... more

Walker and Hobbs run top five to lead XC Bucs at Cowen

COWEN – Buckhannon-Upshur’s Samuel Walker and Julius Hobbs each had a top five finish for the Buccaneers in the Big Ditch Invitational last Tuesday.... more

Williams runs fourth for Lady Buc harriers at Cowen

COWEN – Tiffany Williams ran a strong race and finished fourth for the Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Bucs in the Big Ditch Cross-Country Invitational last Tuesday.... more

Volleyball Lady ‘Cats earn two wins over the weekend

BUCKHANNON – The West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcat volleyball team broke into the win column here Friday night with a 3-0 victory over the Concord Mt. Lions in a Mountain East Conference contest at Rockefeller Center. ... more

Little Lady Bucs take first at Big Ditch Invitational

COWEN – With the five scoring runners finishing in the top 18, the Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Lady Bucs ran away with team laurels here last Tuesday in the Big Ditch Invitational cross country meet.... more

Little Buc harriers take fourth at Big Ditch Invitational

COWEN – All five scoring runners finished in the top 25 here last Tuesday to give the Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Buccaneers third place in the Big Ditch Invitational cross country meet. ... more

 

Little Bucs drop games to W-I and Bridgeport

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School soccer team suffered a pair of setbacks here last week.... more

Ware scores four times in 4-0 shutout over Grafton

TENNERTON – Madison Ware scored all four goals for the Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Bucs in a 4-0 victory Tuesday over the Grafton Bearcats in Big 10 Conference action at Ted Crites Alumni Field at Tom Hasbrouck Stadium.... more

Soccer Buccaneers down Bearcats in conference outing, 4-1

TENNERTON – Three different players managed to get into the scoring act for the Buckhannon-Upshur soccer Bucs as they defeated the Grafton Bearcats by a 4-1 score in Big 10 Conference soccer action Tuesday evening at Ted Crites Alumni Field at Tom Hasbrouck Stadium. ... more

What to do this weekend without Buckhannon-Upshur or West Virginia University football and a Steelers rant

BUCKHANNON – Well, the hurricane has wiped out the WVU-N.C. State game, the Marshall-South Carolina game and our Mighty Bucs are on a bye week.... more

Wesleyan’s Tucker named MEC Soccer Player of the Week

BRIDGEPORT — West Virginia Wesleyan's Makatlyn Tucker is the Mountain East Conference Offensive Player of the Week, while Concord's Leigh Wightman is league's Defensive Player of the Week. ... more

Junior varsity Lady Bucs improve to 3-0 after wins over Musselman and Grafton

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur junior varsity Lady Bucs ran their record to 3-0 with a pair of home victories.... more

Little Buc soccer team opens season at 1-1-1

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School boys’ soccer team is off to a 1-1-1 start to the season.... more

Little Lady Buc volleyball teams fall to Mountaineer

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Lady Bucs ran into tough times here Monday night, losing a 2-0 varsity volleyball verdict to Mountaineer (Clarksburg).... more

Golf Bucs continue to improve as season progresses

FAIRMONT – The young Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneer golf squad of head coach Jason Westfall continues to get better as the season advances.... more

Lady Bobcat golfers struggle at Michael Corbett Classic

ERIE (Pa.) – The West Virginia Wesleyan women’s golf team had a rough go of it in the soggy one-day Michael Corbett Classic hosted by Gannon University at the Lake Shore Country Club.... more

Lady Bucs roll past Musselman with an 8-2 victory

TENNERTON – Following two straight postponements of games, the Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc soccer team was just happy to be back on the field Saturday afternoon when they hosted the Musselman Appleman in a non-conference game at Ted Crites Alumni Field at Tom Hasbrouck Stadium. ... more

Tucker scores twice as Lady Bobcats earn a 2-0 victory over Charleston

BUCKHANNON – A healthy West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcat soccer team took care of business Sunday afternoon when they faced the University of Charleston Golden Eagles in a Mountain East Conference contest on the turf at Cebe Ross Field. ... more

Volleyball ‘Cats go winless at California (Pa.) Tournament

CALIFORNIA (Pa.) – The West Virginia Wesleyan volleyball team is still seeking their first win of the season after going 0-4 last weekend in the California (Pa.) Vulcan Invitational. ... more

Wesleyan falls in overtime thriller to No. 10 Charleston

BUCKHANNON – When the West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcats and the University of Charleston Golden Eagles meet, you can always expect an intense, physical and close game between the two schools.... more

Cross-country Bucs run a strong fourth at Forest Festival Invitational

ELKINS – The Buckhannon-Upshur boys’ cross-country team ran a strong fourth place in the Forest Festival Invitational last Saturday morning at Davis & Elkins College.... more

Soccer Buccaneers fall to George Washington, 7-1

CHARLESTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur boys’ soccer team fell behind early against powerhouse George Washington here Saturday afternoon and were forced to play catch-up as they dropped a 7-1 non-conference decision to the Patriots.... more

Lady Buc harriers run ninth at Forest Festival Invitational

ELKINS – A short-handed Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc cross-country team had their issues last Saturday in the Forest Festival Invitational at Davis & Elkins College.... more

Bucs put on offensive show against Colts in 40-12 win

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneer offense was hitting on all cylinders Friday night in their Big 10 Conference game with the Philip Barbour Colts as they racked up 524 yards of offense in a 40-12 victory.... more

Hyre’s Well & Pump Service grabs fourth- quarter lead in Cupp Golf League action

TENNERTON – Hyre’s Well & Pump Service trounced Hank Ellis Insurance by a 28 12-11 ½ spread last week to take the lead as action got under way in the fourth and final quarter of the Buckhannon Country Club Bob Cupp Memorial Golf League. ... more

Cross-Country Bobcats, Lady ‘Cats run at WVU-Tech Golden Bear Classic

MONTGOMERY – The West Virginia Wesleyan men’s and women’s cross-country teams competed in the WVU Tech Golden Bear Classic Friday afternoon.... more

Football Little Buccaneers score at will against Mountaineer in 56-6 victory

TENNERTON – It was unlike any offensive output in a recent Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School football game here Thursday evening when the Mountaineer Mountain Lions came to town for a contest at Freal “Red” Crites Memorial Field.... more

Lady ‘Bobcat golfers place eighth at Glade Springs

DANIELS – The West Virginia Wesleyan women’s golf team opened their 2018 campaign in the two-day Glade Springs Women’s Intercollegiate Invitational last week. ... more

JV Little Lady Bucs down Elkins 2-0 in 2018 season opener

ELKINS – Abby Hurst served for 10 points here last Wednesday night to lead the Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Lady Bucs to a 2-0 junior varsity triumph over the Elkins Lady Green Hornets in their season-opening volleyball match.... more

Bobcat rally falls short in 37-34 setback to West Liberty

WEST LIBERTY – A furious second-half rally came up just short for the West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcats Thursday night in their Mountain East Conference outing with the homestanding West Liberty Hilltoppers at West Family Stadium.... more

Volleyball Lady Bucs beat Elkins and Fairmont Senior

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur volleyball Lady Bucs played back-to-back home games Wednesday and Thursday against Elkins and Fairmont Senior.... more

Football Bucs hope to keep Colts winless tonight

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur football Buccaneers are looking to rebound from their 27-12 defeat last Friday to the Ripley Vikings as they play host to the Philip Barbour Colts tonight in a Big 10 Conference game at Freal “Red” Crites Memorial Stadium.... more

Forecasters like Buckhannon-Upshur, WVU and Steelers to win this week

BUCKHANNON – Week two was much kinder to yours truly as I posted an 11-4 mark last week.... more

Three soccer Bucs get hat tricks in 13-2 victory over Knights

TENNERTON – Buckhannon-Upshur head soccer coach Mike Donato was looking for a way to jump start his offense heading into their Big 10 Conference outing with Preston Knights Tuesday evening at Ted Crites Alumni Field at Tom Hasbrouck Stadium. ... more

Lady ‘Cats fall in home opener to D&E, 3-1

BUCKHANNON – The West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcat volleyball team dropped their home opener Tuesday night as they fell to the visiting Davis & Elkins Senators by a 3-1 score.... more

‘Cats lose on last second field goal to Concord, 34-31

BUCKHANNON – It was utter heartbreak for the West Virginia Wesleyan football team during their 2018 opener against the Concord Mt. Lions Saturday afternoon at Cebe Ross Field.... more

Volleyball Lady ‘Cats start season 0-4 at Bellarmine Tournament

LOUISVILLE – The West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcat volleyball team had a rough go at it during the two-day Bellarmine Tournament last weekend.... more

Bobcats settle for another tie as they battle Lock Haven to a scoreless 0-0 deadlock

LOCK HAVEN – The West Virginia Wesleyan’s men’s soccer team is certainly getting in their fair share of minutes early in the 2018 season.... more

Walker takes first for B-U at Barbour County Skirmish

PHILLIPI – Buckhannon-Upshur’s Samuel Walker won the Barbour County Cross-Country Skirmish last Saturday morning in Philippi. ... more

Queen and Fox run top 10 for Lady Bucs at Barbour County Skirmish XC meet

PHILIPPI – The Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc cross -country team placed two runners in the Top 10 here Saturday morning in the Barbour County Skirmish meet. ... more

Football Bucs drop home opener to Ripley, 27-12

TENNERTON – Buckhannon-Upshur head coach Duane Stoeckle said prior to his team’s game with Ripley Vikings that whoever controlled the line of scrimmage would win Friday’s contest. ... more

No. 22 Soccer Lady ‘Cats fall to Slippery Rock, defeat Caldwell

BUCKHANNON – The No. 22 West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcats opened their soccer season with a 1-1 record after back-to-back games Thursday and Friday. ... more

XC Bobcats, Lady ‘Cats both take second at Route 33 Cup

ELKINS – The West Virginia Wesleyan men’s and women’s cross country teams opened their 2018 seasons in the annual Route 33 Cup featuring Davis & Elkins and Glenville State. ... more

Soccer Bucs blank Lincoln in conference match, 4-0

TENNERTON – Ryan Hurst tallied a hat trick as the Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneer soccer team cruised to a 4-0 win over the visiting Lincoln Cougars here Thursday afternoon at Ted Crites Alumni Field at Tom Hasbrouck Stadium. ... more

Soccer Lady Bucs post 5-0 shutout win against Lincoln

TENNERTON – Four different players got into the scoring act for the Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc soccer team as they controlled play from start to finish with a 5-0 victory over the visiting Lincoln Cougars Thursday evening at Ted Crites Alumni Field at Tom Hasbrouck Stadium. ... more

High Point Construction wins third-quarter title in Bob Cupp Golf League

TENNERTON – High Point Construction handed First Community Bank a 22-18 defeat last week to nail down the third-quarter title in the Buckhannon Country Club Bob Cupp Memorial Golf League.... more

Little Bucs begin season with 54-6 romp over Elkins

ELKINS – It was the Mark Hurst show for the Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Bucs in their opener against the Elkins Tigers Wednesday evening at Wimer Field.... more

Soccer Bobcats and Vulcans battle to 3-3 draw in opener

BUCKHANNON – Two halves and two overtime periods wasn’t enough time to produce a winner between the West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcats and the California (Pa.) Vulcans Thursday evening in the season opener for both teams at Culpepper Field. ... more

Lady Buc volleyball team opens season with win over Lincoln

TENNERTON – The Ashley Hall era started off in fine fashion for the Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc volleyball team here Thursday night as they opened their 2018 campaign at home against the Lincoln Cougars.... more

Bucs coast past Liberty, 68-45

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