Sports

Volleyball Lady Bucs place three on the Big 10 All-Conference team

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur volleyball team landed three players on the Big 10 All-Conference team that was released Monday afternoon.... more

Diving into the state high school semifinal playoff contests

BUCKHANNON – If you follow college football, you know the Florida State and Clemson game was canceled at the last second because a member of the Clemson traveling party tested positive for COVID-19, and Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney blasted the Seminoles for the decision to cancel.... more

Gracie Boyles signs to play collegiate soccer at Concord University

TENNERTON – For Gracie Boyles, her senior season as a standout defensive midfielder for the Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc soccer team didn’t quite go as planned.... more

B-U cheerleaders compete at conference, regional championships

WHEELING – The Buckhannon-Upshur cheerleading squad recently competed in the Region I championships at Wheeling Park and the Big 10 Conference Championships at East Fairmont High School.... more

Four Buckhannon-Upshur soccer players participate in the 2020 WVHSSCA Senior Showcase All-Star games

BECKLEY – Four Buckhannon-Upshur soccer players, two Lady Bucs and two Buccaneers were selected to participate in the 2020 West Virginia High School Soccer Coaches Association (WVHSSCA) North-South Senior Showcase games held Sunday at the Paul Cline Sports Complex in Beckley.... more

State’s COVID-19 map wiped out four quarterfinal football playoff games

TENNERTON – The West Virginia State High School quarterfinal playoffs are now in the books, but not without a lot more chaos and controversy from the state’s COVID-19 color coded protocols map.... more

Queen to continue soccer career at Fairmont State University

TENNERTON – Buckhannon-Upshur senior midfielder Maggie Queen has signed to play collegiate soccer at Fairmont State University.... more

Samargo to continue soccer career at West Virginia Wesleyan College

TENNERTON – One of the top defenders and players in the state is going to take her game to the next level and she isn’t going very far to do it.... more

High school football playoffs move on, at least some of them

BUCKHANNON – Well, I wasn’t very good at spelling West Virginia in my headlines (my apologizes to the Tenney family) on Tuesday, but I am pretty good at picking football games.... more

Lane Tenney to continue soccer career at West Virginia Wesleyan

TENNERTON – It will be a family affair when Buckhannon-Upshur soccer standout Lane Tenney continues his athletic career at West Virginia Wesleyan.... more

Musselman, Shady Spring and Wirt County win state volleyball titles

CHARLESTON – Musselman, Shady Spring and Wirt County brought home 2020 West Virginia State High School volleyball championships.... more

Governor Justice shuts down winter sports until at least Jan. 11

CHARLESTON – West Virginia Governor Jim Justice announced Friday morning during his COVID-19 press conference that high school winter sports will not be permitted to start until Jan. 11.... more

B-U lands four players on the All-Big 10 Conference soccer team

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneers placed four players on the 2020 Big 10 Boys Soccer All-Conference Team. ... more

Lady Bucs place four, Samargo, Queen, Zuliani and Leggett, on Big 10 All-Conference squad

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Bucs dominated the Big 10 Girls Soccer All-Conference Team.... more

B-U’s Hurst and Tenney earn All State First Team soccer honors by WVHSSCA

TENNERTON – Buckhannon-Upshur landed two of the 21 players on the 2020 West Virginia High School Soccer Coaches Association (WVHSSCA) Boys Class AAA All State First Team.... more

Queen, Zuliani and Samargo honored on WVHSSCA All State Second Team

TENNERTON – A pair of Buckhannon-Upshur midfielders and one defender made their way onto the 2020 West Virginia High School Soccer Coaches Association (WVHSSCA) Class AAA All State Girls Team.... more

Different shades of orange

BUCKHANNON – If you are a conspiracy theorist, the state and WVSSAC certainly gave you plenty of ammunition last Saturday evening.... more

Five soccer Bucs earn honors on WVHSSCA All-Region I team

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur boys soccer team was represented with five players on the 2020 WVHSSCA Class AAA Boys Region I Team.... more

Lady Bucs place five on WVHSSCA Class AAA All-Region I soccer team

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur soccer Lady Bucs had three players land on the 2020 WVHSSCA Class AAA Region I First Team and two players earn Second Team honors.... more

B-U cheerleaders to compete in Region I Championships today

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur cheerleading squad will compete in the Region I Championships today at Wheeling Park High School.... more

Beating a dead horse again with COVID maps and the WVSSAC

BUCKHANNON – Let us see…what to talk about this week?... more

B-U, Elkins rivalry put on hold this year

TENNERTON – With the final week of the regular season here, the Buckhannon-Upshur football Buccaneers will not have a game this week with Upshur County going orange last Saturday on the state’s COVID-19 map.... more

Forecasters split on WVU-Texas match-up

BUCKHANNON – With the final week of the regular-season already here for the high school football season, the Fearless Football Forecast battle remained steady this week as both I and my counterpart, Shea Phillips, Number One Auto Sales Manager, both went 3-2 last week.... more

Volleyball Lady Bucs win regular-season finale against Gilmer County, 3-1

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur volleyball team wrapped up their regular season in fine fashion last Thursday with a 3-1 win over the visiting Gilmer County Titans in non-conference action.... more

County returns to orange as football and volleyball get shutdown for the year

BUCKHANNON – Upshur County returned to orange on the state’s COVID-19 map this past Saturday meaning that Buckhannon-Upshur athletic teams can’t compete this week.... more

Buckhannon-Upshur baseball, Post 7 baseball first annual golf fundraising outing a success

PHILIPPI — The Buckhannon-Upshur baseball team and the American Legion Post 7 baseball team held their first inaugural fundraising golf tournament on Oct. 24 at the Barbour County Country Club.... more

University and Morgantown claim Class AAA titles in cross-country

HUNTINGTON – There was never any doubt that Buckhannon-Upshur’s Region I was the strongest cross-country region in the state and the 2020 West Virginia State Cross-Country Championships held this past Saturday at Cabell Midland High School just reinforced that fact.... more

Volleyball Lady Bucs earn two more wins as they improve to 14-6

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur volleyball Lady Bucs picked up two more wins this past Tuesday and Wednesday.... more

Football Bucs rusty after lay-off, tumble to Preston’s Knights, 34-0

MORGANTOWN – Buckhannon-Upshur head coach Duane Stoeckle was hoping for a reset to the season Thursday night against the Preston Knights in game played at University High’s Mylan Pharmaceuticals Stadium.... more

Soccer Buccaneers blanked in sectional championship by University, 1-0

MORGANTOWN – The Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneers were never able to find the back of the net against the University Hawks Wednesday evening in the Section 2, Region 1 Championship contest.... more

Two undefeated teams remain atop Men’s Summer League

Regular season games of the 2020 Upshur County Men’s Summer Basketball League presented by Harper Lumber and Building Supply continued Monday and Tuesday at Stockert Youth and Community Center’s outdoor court.... more

Three-way tie for first place as league reaches halfway point of season

Three-way tie for lead in men’s hoops... more

Bucs coast past Liberty, 68-45

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