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Track and field Bucs run third at Ritchie County Pizza House Invite

ELLENBORO – A pair of individual wins and two relay wins led the Buckhannon-Upshur track and field Buccaneers to a third-place finish in the eight-team Ritchie County Pizza House Invitational last Friday at Ritchie County High School.... more

Lady Bucs place second in Bridgeport’s Harry Green Track and Field Invitational

BRIDGEPORT – The Buckhannon-Upshur track and field Lady Bucs took runner-up honors in the eight-team Harry Green Invitational this past Saturday at Bridgeport High School.... more

Lady Buc netters fall in play last week

BUCKHANNON – The Buckhannon-Upshur tennis Lady Bucs dropped a trio of matches last week.... more

Wesleyan’s run in MEC Tournament ends at the hands of Frostburg State

SALEM (Va.) – West Virginia Wesleyan saw their run end in the MEC Tournament at the hands of Frostburg State by a 2-1 score in an elimination game on Friday. ... more

Ingram shines as baseball ‘Cats end year with a twin bill sweep over Davis & Elkins

BUCKHANNON – Sam Ingram knocked in six runs to help the West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcats to a 14-7 win against Davis & Elkins in game one of a doubleheader on Thursday.... more

Tennis Buccaneers down Lewis County and John Marshall to improve to 9-3

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur boys tennis team picked up home wins recently defeating Lewis County last Thursday by a 6-1 score and then beating John Marshall on Saturday by that same 6-1 score.... more

Lady Bucs win mid-week track meet as Cale claims two individual events

TENNERTON – Buckhannon-Upshur’s Chloe Cale picked up two victories and was part of a first-place relay team to help the Lady Bucs to another mid-week victory at a home track and field meet on Tuesday at Freal “Red” Crites Memorial Stadium.... more

Ball has four RBIs as Lady Bucs down Bridgeport in five innings, 10-2

TENNERTON – Robin Ball had four hits and drove in four runs to lead the Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc softball team to a 10-2 win over Bridgeport Wednesday evening.... more

Track Bucs take nine events as they easily win mid-week home meet

TENNERTON – Winning nine of the 18 events held, the Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneer track and field team easily won their weekly small mid-week event held Tuesday at Freal “Red” Crites Memorial Stadium.... more

Tennis Bobcats earn NCAA Tournament berth

INDIANAPOLIS — The University of Charleston and West Virginia Wesleyan each earned a spot in the 2021 NCAA Division II Men's Tennis Tournament.... more

Lady Buc lacrosse team splits outings with George Washington and Morgantown

MORGANTOWN – The Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc lacrosse team ended their seven-game road trip spitting a pair of outings with George Washington and Morgantown.... more

Tennis Bucs lose close one to Wheeling Park

WHEELING – The Buckhannon-Upshur boys tennis team lost a hard-fought 4-3 decision to regional foe Wheeling Park on the road Wednesday evening.... more

Lady Buc netters tumble to Wheeling Park, 7-0

WHEELING – The Buckhannon-Upshur tennis Lady Bucs made the trip to Wheeling on Wednesday and dropped a 7-0 decision to the Wheeling Park Patriots.... more

Lady ‘Cats place five on All-MEC Softball First Team

BRIDGEPORT — West Liberty's Kat Donzella, Makenzie Amend and Herb Minch, along with West Virginia State's Autumn Thompson, earned top honors from the Mountain East Conference on Thursday as the league announced its annual awards and all-conference teams.... more

West Virginia Wesleyan’s Pireu and Fay earn MEC First Team soccer honors

BRIDGEPORT — Yasmin Mosby (Concord), Madison Hansen (Charleston), Kiera Kuzinski (Fairmont State) and Mike Shiels (Notre Dame) collected top honors from the Mountain East Conference as the league announced its individual award winners and all-conference teams.... more

Baseball Bucs win three in a row

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur baseball Buccaneers had a perfect week the week of April 19-24 picking up three wins.... more

 

WVWC’s Naylor earns Conference First Team soccer honors

BRIDGEPORT — The University of Charleston, the Mountain East Conference regular season and tournament champion in men's soccer, claimed two of the top honors and placed six players on the All-MEC first team, the league announced today.... more

Tennis ‘Cats fall to UC in MEC championship

CHARLESTON — The West Virginia Wesleyan men's tennis team fell in the Mountain East Conference Tournament final to the top-ranked Charleston Golden Eagles by a final score of 4-1 on Sunday. ... more

Track and field Bucs take first in Laidley Field Invitational

CHARLESTON – Behind strong efforts in the 400-meter dash and the long jump, as well as picking up seven event wins, the Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneer track and field team won the 12-team Laidley Field Invitational last Friday.... more

Zuliani earns high point as Lady Bucs win track and field meet at Charleston

CHARLESTON – Cameron Zuliani was high point for the Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc track and field team at the 13-team Laidley Field Invitational this past Friday.... more

Bucs hang for a half but eventually fade to No. 1 Mohigans in regional co-final, 83-58

MORGANTOWN – For one half, the Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneers put a scare in the top team in the state in the Morgantown Mohigans in their Class AAAA regional co-final last Wednesday evening.... more

Ryan Hurst scores 1,000th point in final game of career

MORGANTOWN – Buckhannon-Upshur senior guard Ryan Hurst joined special company when his Bucs battled the Morgantown Mohigans last Wednesday in the Region I Co-Final basketball game.... more

Tennis Bucs get big win over Indians, 4-3

BUCKHANNON – The rain forced the Buckhannon-Upshur-Bridgeport boys tennis match back from Friday to Saturday morning, but it was worth the wait for the tennis Bucs. ... more

Tennis Lady Bucs tumble to Bridgeport, 7-0

BUCKHANNON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc tennis team dropped a 7-0 decision to the Bridgeport Indians Saturday morning at the West Virginia Wesleyan tennis courts.... more

O’Shields continues to shine for Lady ‘Cats as they win three of four this past weekend

GLENVILLE – The West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcats took three of four games this weekend behind the arm of Abagail O’Shields.... more

WVWC’s O’Shields named MEC Pitcher of the Week

BRIDGEPORT — West Liberty’s Kat Donzella has been named the Mountain East Conference Softball Player of the Week with fellow Hilltopper Makenzie Amend and West Virginia Wesleyan’s Abigail O’Shields sharing the league's Pitcher of the Week honors.... more

WVWC’s Julia Pinto earns All-Conference tennis honors

BRIDGEPORT — The Mountain East Conference today announced its all-conference teams and annual women's tennis awards with West Virginia State's Abigail Wild and head coach John Simms earning top honors.... more

Baseball ‘Cats take one of four from Glenville State

BUCKHANNON – The West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcat baseball team was able to take one of four home games from Glenville State this past weekend in a pair of Mountain East Conference doubleheaders Saturday and Sunday at Hank Ellis Field.... more

First Community Bank takes early lead after delays in Bob Cupp Men’s Golf League

BUCKHANNON – Following two weeks of rain delays, the 2021 Buckhannon Country Club Bob Cupp Men’s Golf League was finally able to get play in this Wednesday. ... more

Slow start costs Lady Bucs in 13-2 setback to Fairmont Senior in lacrosse action

FAIRMONT – The Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc lacrosse team had trouble getting their offense going in a 13-2 road loss to the Fairmont Senior Polar Bears Tuesday night at East-West Stadium.... more

Lady Buc softball team gets split with East Fairmont, Fairmont Senior

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc softball team split a pair of games with Marion County teams earlier this week.... more

Baseball ‘Cats end slide with win over Frostburg State in twin bill

BUCKHANNON – The West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcats ended their 12-game losing streak with a dominating 16-6 win over Frostburg State in the first game of their Mountain East Conference doubleheader Wednesday afternoon at Hank Ellis Field.... more

Track Buccaneers take first at mid-week home meet

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneer track and field team won eight events and they easily captured first place as they hosted a five-team meet on Tuesday.... more

Short-handed track and field Lady Bucs claim runner-up honors at home meet

TENNERTON – A short-handed Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc track and field team took second place in their weekly home meet on Tuesday.... more

Tennis Bucs hike record to 6-2 with wins over Bees, Eagles and Mountaineers

TENNERTON – Following a tough weekend against University and Morgantown, the Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneer tennis team put together a three-game winning streak this week.... more

Tennis Lady Bucs improving as season continues

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc tennis team were busy this week with three straight matches.... more

WVWC’s Dodero Fernandez and Papworth earn First Team MEC Tennis honors

BRIDGEPORT — Charleston swept the top honors as the Mountain East Conference released as the league announced its men's tennis awards and all-conference teams on Friday.... more

Mountain East Conference announces post-season spring football awards

BRIDGEPORT ­— Mountain East Conference football champion Notre Dame claimed two of the league's top honors and placed 20 players on the All-MEC first and second teams, the league announced today.... more

O’Shields earns two wins as Lady ‘Cats sweep Frostburg State in road twin bill

FROSTBURG (Md.) – Abigail O’Shields pitched both ends of a doubleheader for the West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcats against the Frostburg State Bobcats Tuesday afternoon coming away with two wins at Bobcat Stadium.... more

Baseball Bobcats drop road doubleheader to West Virginia State, 2-1 and 8-2

INSTITUTE – Robbie Baker and Alec Tamburri combined to pitch one of the best games of the year for the West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcats, but it still wasn’t enough to lead them to a victory against West Virginia State Yellow Jackets in the first game of a road doubleheader Monday afternoon.... more

Lane collects three hits as Bucs pick up 9-6 win at Lewis County

WESTON – Isaac Lane collected three hits and picked up the win in a relief role as the Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneer baseball team picked up a 9-6 win over Lewis County on April 17.... more

MEC announces Women’s All-MEC Lacrosse Team

BRIDGEPORT — Charleston's Elisha Davis and Davis & Elkins Marissa Cuevas earned top honors from the Mountain East Conference, highlighting the All-MEC Women's Lacrosse Team and award winners for the 2020-21 season, as released on Tuesday by the league office.... more

WVWC’s Dodero Fernandez named MEC Men’s Tennis Player of the Week

BRIDGEPORT — Carlos Dodero Fernandez has been named the Mountain East Conference Men's Tennis Player of the Week, while West Virginia State's Abigail Wild is the Women's Tennis Player of the Week, league announced today.... more

Lady Bobcat tennis team ends year with win at D&E

ELKINS _ The West Virginia Wesleyan women's tennis team wrapped up their season Tuesday on a high note defeating the Davis & Elkins Senators by a 5-2 score on the back of solid singles play.... more

West Virginia Wesleyan sweeps MEC track and field honors

BRIDGEPORT — West Virginia Wesleyan's Devin Taylor has been named the Mountain East Conference Men's Track and Field Athlete of the Week honors, while WVWC's Faith Gandy was selected as the Women's Track and Field Athlete of the Week.... more

MEC announces tennis tournament matchups

BRIDGEPORT — The field and matchups for the 2021 Mountain East Conference Men's and Women's Tennis Tournament have been set after the conclusion of regular season play this afternoon.... more

Softball Lady Bucs lose doubleheader to Brooke

WELLSBURG – It was a tough road trip for the Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc softball team when they traveled to Brooke High School on Saturday for a doubleheader against the Bruins.... more

Tennis Lady Bucs lose contests to University and Morgantown

MORGANTOWN – The Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc tennis team dropped a pair of matches on the road Saturday to Morgantown and University.... more

Tennis Bucs drop outings to University and Morgantown

MORGANTOWN – Following a 3-0 start to the season, the Buckhannon-Upshur tennis Buccaneers suffered their first losses of the year on a trip to Morgantown on Saturday.... more

Lacrosse Lady Bucs split games with University and Capital

MORGANTOWN – The Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc lacrosse team split a pair of recent games on the road.... more

Buccaneers fall to University for sectional crown, visit Morgantown Wednesday in regional co-final

MORGANTOWN – The Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneers have to feel that they gave the game away to University last Thursday with the Region I, Section 2 crown on the line.... more

Tennis Lady ‘Cats drop outings to Charleston and West Liberty

BUCKHANNON – The West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcat tennis team saw their two-match winning streak come to an end Friday with a 7-0 home loss to the University of Charleston Golden Eagles.... more

Track and field Lady Bucs claim three events at North Marion Invitational

RACHEL – The Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Bucs won three events in last Friday’s UMWA/North Marion Invitational.... more

Track and field Bucs run third at North Marion Invitational

RACHEL – Shawn Blandino took first in the 400-meter dash and second in the 200-meter dash to lead the Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneer track and field team last Friday in the UMWA/North Marion Invitational.... more

Lady Bucs overcome early deficit to crush Liberty, 19-9

CLARKSBURG – The Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc softball team broke out their bats Friday in a road contest with the Liberty Mountaineers.... more

Short-handed Lady Buc cagers fall to Morgantown in regional co-final

MORGANTOWN – Buckhannon-Upshur head coach Rob Kittle knew that his team’s depth would be a concern during the 2021 campaign.... more

Lady Bobcats get win over No. 25 Charleston in MEC doubleheader

BUCKHANNON – The West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcat softball team picked up a win over nationally-ranked Charleston this past Friday in a home doubleheader at Culpepper Field.... more

Wesleyan lacrosse ends year with loss to Charleston

BUCKHANNON – The West Virginia Wesleyan lacrosse team wrapped up their 2021 season with a 21-3 home loss to the University of Charleston Golden Eagles Sunday afternoon at Ross Field.... more

Baseball ‘Cats drop two to West Virginia State

INSTITUTE – The West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcat baseball team dropped a road doubleheader to the West Virginia State Yellow Jackets Sunday afternoon.... more

Bucs start year with win over Knights, but tumble to Mohigans and Huskies

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur baseball team started their season off two weeks ago with a 1-2 mark.... more

Gandy breaks 200-meter dash record for Lady ‘Cats in Last Chance meet

BUCKHANNON – Faith Gandy etched her name in the West Virginia Wesleyan track & field record books on Friday when she broke the school record in the 200-meter dash.... more

Vincent sets two new state marks as Lady Bucs place fourth overall

MORGANTOWN – They say records are meant to be broken.... more

WVWC’s Toole named MEC Golfer of the Year and Freshman of the Year

WARREN (Ohio) – West Virginia Wesleyan freshman Kiana Toole certainly made a name for herself in the Mountain East Conference golf championships held at Avalon Lakes Golf Course in Warren, Ohio this past Tuesday and Thursday.... more

Bobcat golfers finish sixth at MEC Championships

WARREN (Ohio) – The West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcat golfers took sixth place out of nine teams in the two-day Mountain East Conference Championships held at the Avalon Lakes Golf Course.... more

Bennett, Squires break school records at state championship; team places sixth

MORGANTOWN – The foursome of Preston Bennett, Owen Caynor, Sam Squires and Reis Leonard swam the first event of the day for the Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneers at the 2021 West Virginia State High School Championships at the Aquatic Center at Mylan Park in the 200-yard medley relay.... more

Wesleyan lacrosse team falls to Frostburg State

FROSTBURG (Md.) – The West Virginia Wesleyan lacrosse team suffered a 29-1 setback at the hands of Frostburg State Thursday afternoon at Bobcat Stadium.... more

Tennis ‘Cats blank D&E and Frostburg State

BUCKHANNON – The West Virginia Wesleyan men’s tennis team rolled to a pair of easy wins earlier this week in a road contest on Monday with Davis & Elkins and a home contest with Frostburg State on Tuesday.... more

Pearson takes third at states; Buccaneers place seventh overall

HUNTINGTON – Breagan Pearson earned third place for the highest placement of a Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneer in the 2021 West Virginia State High School Wrestling Championships held earlier this week in the Mountain Health Arena.... more

Soccer Bobcats tumble to No. 1 Charleston in MEC semifinals

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcat soccer team saw their season come to an end with a 3-0 setback to the top team in the nation, the Charleston Golden Eagles, Wednesday evening in the semifinals to the Mountain East Conference Tournament.... more

Basketball Bucs win sectional opener against Bridgeport, 63-47

TENNERTON – A 10-0 run to close the first quarter helped propel the Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneer basketball program to a 63-47 victory over the Bridgeport Indians in the Class AAAA Region 1 Section 2 playoff on Tuesday.... more

Tennis Bucs improve to 3-0 on the season

BUCKHANNON – The Buckhannon-Upshur tennis Bucs made quick work of the Grafton Bearcats Monday in a home meet at the West Virginia Wesleyan tennis courts.... more

Lady Buc netters fall to Grafton, 5-2

BUCKHANNON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc tennis team lost a 5-2 decision to the Grafton Bearcats Monday evening in a home clash at the West Virginia Wesleyan tennis courts.... more

Lacrosse Lady Bucs win two in northern panhandle as Miranda Greene scores 100th goal of her career

WHEELING – To say that their trip to the northern panhandle was a success would be an understatement for the Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc lacrosse team.... more

Softball Lady Bobcats split a doubleheader with Davis & Elkins

BUCKHANNON – In his near three-decade coaching career, West Virginia Wesleyan head coach Steve has probably seen just about everything there is in the game of softball.... more

Soccer Lady ‘Cats lose on golden goal to Notre Dame in MEC Tournament

SOUTH EUCLID (Ohio) – The West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcats and the Notre Dame College Falcons have a short but storied rivalry when it comes to the pitch, and Monday’s Mountain East Conference tournament opener just added to that lore.... more

Wesleyan sweeps MEC tennis honors this week

BRIDGEPORT — Carlos Dodero Fernandez has been named the Mountain East Conference Men's Tennis Player of the Week, and WVWC's Madison Chen is the Women's Tennis Player of the Week, league announced today.... more

Tennis Lady Bobcats win second in a row

BUCKHANNON – The West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcat tennis tea won their second straight contest defeating Frostburg State at home this past Tuesday by a 7-0 score.... more

Tennis Bobcats tumble to Bluefield State, 5-2

BLUEFIELD – The West Virginia Wesleyan men's tennis team dropped a 5-2 decision at Bluefield State in a non-conference matchup this past Saturday on the road.... more

Eight WVWC acro performers named to NCATA Academic Honor Roll

WACO, Texas — The National Collegiate Acrobatics & Tumbling Association (NCATA) released the 2021 Academic Honor Roll on Tuesday (April 20) night. Eight West Virginia Wesleyan acrobatics & tumbling members were named to the 2021 NCATA Academic Honor Roll.... more

Tennis Lady ‘Cats beat Senators for first win

BUCKHANNON – The West Virginia Wesleyan women's tennis team faced off against the Senators from Davis & Elkins on Friday getting their first win of the year.... more

Bucs lose two close ones to ranked opponents South Charleston, Jefferson

TENNERTON – Buckhannon-Upshur head coach Travis Foster has gone out of his way to schedule the best teams in the state he could find.... more

Lady Buc cagers fall in sectional championship to Hawks, 54-46

MORGANTOWN – The Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Bucs could never get over that hump against the University Hawks in their sectional championship game last Friday at University High School.... more

Lady Bucs claim title at Doddridge County

WEST UNION – The Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Bucs earned six victories in the Doddridge County Season Opener this past Friday.... more

Track and field Bucs take two events, finish fourth in Capital City Classic

CHARLESTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur track and field Bucs took fourth place in a crowded field of 17 teams this past Friday at the Capital City Classic at Laidley Field.... more

Soccer ‘Cats end regular season with loss to No. 1 UC

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcats wrapped up their regular season with their toughest test of the season, a visit to No. 1 Charleston Sunday evening in Mountain East Conference action.... more

‘Cats lose a pair of doubleheaders to Concord

BUCKHANNON – Looking to make a move up the Mountain East Conference South Division standings hosting the last place Concord Mt. Lions in a pair of weekend doubleheaders, the West Virginia Wesleyan baseball team came up short.... more

WVWC lacrosse team drops 16-2 decision to Battlers

BUCKHANNON – The West Virginia Wesleyan lacrosse team dropped a 16-2 decision to Alderson Broaddus in a home Mountain East Conference encounter Saturday afternoon.... more

Softball Lady Bobcats win four on northern panhandle road trip

WHEELING – A trip to the state’s northern panhandle was just was the West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcat softball team needed to turn things around.... more

Tennis ‘Cats defeat Davis & Elkins, 6-1

BUCKHANNON — The West Virginia Wesleyan men's tennis team was back in action at home on Friday against Davis & Elkins. The men took the match by a final score of 6-1.... more

WVWC track teams perform well at Golden Eagle Invite

CHARLESTON — The West Virginia Wesleyan track & field program participated in the Golden Eagle Invite on Saturday at Laidley Field.... more

Lady ‘Soccer ‘Cats earn tie with Davis & Elkins

ELKINS – The West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcats had to settle for a 1-1 tie with the Davis & Elkins Senators in their regular season finale Friday night in Mountain East Conference soccer action as the two teams battled for the sixth and final play-off spot in the MEC post-season tournament.... more

B-U seeding for state swim championships Tuesday

TENNERTON – The seedings for the Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneers and Lady Bucs for this Tuesday’s West Virginia State High School Swim Championships at the Aquatic Center at Mylan Park in Morgantown.... more

Softball Lady ‘Cats’ bats go cold in doubleheader loss to Falcons

FAIRMONT – The West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcat softball team had trouble finding their offense in a pair of road losses to the Fairmont State Falcons Wednesday evening in a Mountain East Conference doubleheader.... more

Lady Bucs win opener against Harrison County, 21-8

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc lacrosse team had a strong first half and rode that to a convincing 21-8 win over Harrison County in their 2021 debut Wednesday night at Freal “Red” Crites Memorial Stadium.... more

Tennis Bucs off to strong start to 2021 season

RACHEL – The Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneer tennis team opened their season with a pair of victories this week on the road.... more

Young Lady Buc netters struggle in 2021 debut

RACHEL – The Buckhannon-Upshur tennis Lady Bucs had a rough start to their season, dropping a pair of matches on the road this week.... more

Softball Lady Bucs jump on Huskies early for 16-7 win in season debut

RACHEL – The Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc softball team used an eight-run first inning and capitalized on seven North Marion errors as they cruised to a 16-7 victory in their 2021 season opener.... more

Track Bucs win five-team home meet to open season

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur track and field Buccaneers picked up two wins and secured the top spot in the team standings in their first weekly event of the year on Tuesday at Freal “Red” Crites Memorial Stadium.... more

Oliveto, Arbogast, Neely, Lady Bucs shine in 2021 opening track meet of the year

TENNERTON – Catherine Oliveto, as well as her Buckhannon-Upshur track and field Lady Bucs, made an impressive debut in their 2021 opening mid-week event on Tuesday at Freal “Red” Crites Memorial Stadium.... more

Tennis ‘Cats shutout Yellow Jackets, 7-0

INSTITUTE – The West Virginia Wesleyan men's tennis team was back in action Wednesday with the homestanding West Virginia State Yellow Jackets in Mountain East Conference action.... more

Wesleyan lacrosse team falls to Notre Dame

BUCKHANNON – The West Virginia Wesleyan lacrosse team suffered their worst loss of the year, dropping a 24-2 decision to the Notre Dame Falcons in a home Mountain East Conference match-up Wednesday evening at Ross Field.... more

Chapman leads golf Bobcats at Green Hills GC

RAVENSWOOD – Zach Chapman finished in sixth place for the West Virginia Wesleyan golf team in their recent two-day outing this past weekend in the Mister Bee Intercollegiate Golf Tournament at the Green Hills Golf Course in Ravenswood.... more

Vincent breaks two regional marks; four Lady Bucs heading to states

SALEM – Cadence Vincent set two more records at the Region III Championships held at Salem University on Saturday for the Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc swimmers.... more

Bennett sets new regional mark in 500-yard free; four Buccaneers qualify for state championship

SALEM –Preston Bennett broke the Region III record in the 500-yard freestyle for the Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneers in the Region III Swim Championships held this past Saturday at Salem University.... more

Wrestling Bucs sending eight grapplers to state tournament

MOUNDSVILLE – The Buckhannon-Upshur wrestling team produced two regional champions last Saturday in the Region I Championships held at John Marshall High School.... more

Lady Bobcats have strong start to spring golf season

RAVENSWOOD – The West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcat golf team is off to a solid start to their season with a pair of impressive outings.... more

Ryan Hurst drops in 32 as Bucs win shootout over Bearcats, 93-88

GRAFTON – Buckhannon-Upshur’s Ryan Hurst scored a game-high 32 points to lead the Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneers to a 93-88 victory over the homestanding Grafton Bearcats Monday night.... more

Lady Bucs advance in sectionals after Preston quarantines

TENNERTON – Buckhannon-Upshur athletic director Rick Reynolds announced Tuesday evening that the Buckhannon-Upshur-Preston girls Region I, Section 2 basketball game was canceled.... more

Bucs, Lady Bucs both land 14th this week in latest AP rankings

CHARLESTON — The Associated Press high school boys and girls Class AAAA and Class AAA basketball polls with first-place votes in parentheses and total points: ... more

Rain wipes out WVWC baseball and softball on Wednesday

BUCKHANNON – West Virginia Wesleyan saw their baseball and softball games postponed on Wednesday because in rainy weather.... more

Tennis Lady ‘Cats get blanked by Yellow Jackets and Falcons

INSTITUTE – The West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcat tennis team dropped a pair of 7-0 road decisions to West Virginia State and Fairmont State this past weekend.... more

Tennis ‘Cats nearly upset Charleston, but fall, 4-3

BUCKHANNON – The West Virginia Wesleyan men's tennis team lost a close battle to the Atlantic Region's top team Charleston by a 4-3 score last Friday.... more

Everything clicks for Buccaneers in 80-40 dismantling of Elkins

TENNERTON – For one quarter, it was a game. ... more

Thropp scores 23 as JV Bucs cruise past Elkins, 57-29

TENNERTON – Shelton Thropp scored a game-high 23 points to lead the Buckhannon-Upshur junior varsity Bucs to a convincing 57-29 win over the Elkins Tigers Friday night at the high school gym.... more

Lady Bucs pull away from Elkins late for 54-36 win in regular-season finale

ELKINS – Shelby McDaniels scored a game-high 25 points to help lead the Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Bucs to a 54-36 win over the Elkins Tigers last Thursday in Elkins.... more

Freshmen Bucs win finale against Tigers, 58-49

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneer freshman ended their season in style with a 58-49 victory over the Elkins Tigers Friday evening at the high school gym. ... more

Late goal lifts Bobcats past Frostburg State in MEC soccer play, 1-0

BUCKHANNON – Talk about waiting until the last minute...or even the last second.... more

Bob Cupp Memorial Golf League to open Wednesday at BCC

TENNERTON – The 2021 Bob Cupp Memorial Golf League will get their season started on Wednesday at the Buckhannon Country Club.... more

Lady Bobcats settle for 1-1 tie with ABU

PHILIPPI – A Danielle Jonas second-half goal helped the West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcats avoid an upset loss to the winless Alderson Broaddus Battlers Friday evening in Mountain East Conference soccer action.... more

Softball Lady Bobcats go 1-3 over the weekend in the Kanawha Valley

INSTITUTE – Facing the two teams in front of them in the Mountain East Conference South Division standings, the West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcat softball team lost some ground on the West Virginia State Yellow Jackets and Charleston Golden Eagles this past weekend.... more

WVWC lacrosse falls on the road to Davis & Elkins

ELKINS – The West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcat lacrosse team dropped an 18-1 decision to the homestanding Davis & Elkins Senators Sunday afternoon at Nuttall Field.... more

Track and field ‘Cats, Lady ‘Cats shine at Jasmine Claggett Memorial Invite

BUCKHANNON — The West Virginia Wesleyan track and field team co-hosted the annual Jasmine Claggett Memorial Invite with Salem on Saturday.... more

Baseball ‘Cats have rough outings against MEC league-leading Golden Eagles

CHARLESTON – It was rough two days for the West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcat baseball team in Charleston this past weekend as they dropped a pair of doubleheaders to the Mountain East Conference’s best team in the University of Charleston Golden Eagles.... more

Loudin goes for 23 points as Bucs pull away from Minutemen in 68-50 win

WESTON – Josh Loudin scored a game-high 23 points and grabbed eight rebounds to help the Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneers to a 68-50 win over the Lewis County Minutemen Wednesday night in Weston.... more

Lady Buc lacrosse team set to open season Wednesday at home

TENNERTON — The Buckhannon-Upshur High School girls lacrosse team will start their regular season campaign against Harrison County this Wednesday at 6:30 p.m .at Freal “Red” Crites Memorial Stadium.... more

JV Bucs use big third quarter to get past Lewis County

WESTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur junior varsity Buccaneers used a massive third quarter to propel them past the Lewis County Minutemen by a 46-43 score Wednesday evening.... more

Frosh Bucs in control from start to finish in 42-24 win over Lewis County

WESTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneer freshmen controlled play from start to finish in a 42-24 victory over the Lewis County Minutemen Wednesday evening. ... more

Junior varsity Lady Bucs fall to Elkins in finale, 16-7

ELKINS – The Buckhannon-Upshur junior varsity Lady Bucs dropped a 16-7 decision to the Elkins Tigers Thursday night in their season finale.... more

Softball Lady ‘Cats hike winning streak to six after two doubleheader sweeps

BUCKHANNON – The West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcat softball team picked up a pair of convincing doubleheader sweeps earlier this week to run their winning streak to six games.... more

Baseball Bobcats take three four of this week

BUCKHANNON – Following a 0-6 start to the season, the West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcat baseball team turned it around this week taking three of four games from Alderson Broaddus and Fairmont State in a pair of home Mountain East Conference doubleheaders.... more

Tennis Bobcats upset Fairmont State, 4-3

FAIRMONT — The West Virginia Wesleyan men's tennis team upset the Fairmont State Falcons for its first victory of the 2021 season on Tuesday as the Falcons are ranked No. 3 in the Atlantic Region.... more

Wesleyan lands three on All-MEC A&T Team

BRIDGEPORT — West Virginia Wesleyan top Sydney McKinnon and base/tumbler Megan Miles were awarded All-MEC First Team honors while Top/Base Joniah Howell earned All-MEC Second Team recognition on Thursday.... more

WVWC lacrosse drops 18-2 decision to Charleston

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcat lacrosse team dropped an 18-2 road decision to the University of Charleston Golden Eagles Thursday afternoon in Mountain East Conference action.... more

Bucs have big fourth-quarter to rally past Bridgeport, 54-49

TENNERTON – Learning how to win the close ones and game management in the close ones is something that Buckhannon-Upshur head coach Travis Foster has been preaching to his Buckhannon-Upshur Bucs this season.... more

Rough third quarter dooms junior varsity Buccaneers in 55-38 setback to Bridgeport

TENNERTON – A dreadful third quarter cost the Buckhannon-Upshur junior varsity Buccaneers a chance at a victory against the Bridgeport Indians Monday night in a home contest.... more

New school record set by B-U’s Cadence Vincent in 200-yard freestyle

BUCKHANNON – Cadence Vincent bettered her school mark with a victory in the 200-yard freestyle for the Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc swimmers in their final dual meet of the year with the Elkins Tigers last Thursday at the WVWC pool.... more

Preston Bennett takes two events for swim Bucs in Elkins dual meet

BUCKHANNON – Preston Bennett picked up two wins and the 200-yard medley relay team was victorious for the Buckhannon-Upshur Buccaneer swim team in their last regular season meet of the year last Thursday at the WVWC pool.... more

Parke scores 24 as Lady Bucs down Lewis County in overtime, 63-56

TENNERTON – For the second time in three games, the Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Bucs have gone into an overtime period.... more

Junior varsity Lady Bucs come up short in losses to Tucker and Lewis County

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur junior varsity Lady Bucs dropped a pair of games earlier this week.... more

WVWC acro & tumbling fall in season finale to Frostburg State

BUCKHANNON – The West Virginia Wesleyan acro & tumbling team dropped a 251.750-250.145 decisions to the visiting Frostburg State Bobcats Tuesday night in Rockefeller Center.... more

Bucs, Lady Bucs get votes in latest AP basketball poll

TENNERTON — The Associated Press high school boys and girls Class AAAA and Class AAA weekly basketball poll with first-place votes in parentheses and total points, records are from Monday.... more

Little Bucs split games with West Fairmont and East Fairmont

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Bucs split a pair of home games with Marion County schools recently.... more

Soccer Bobcats hang on for 2-1 road win over West Liberty

WEST LIBERTY – The West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcat soccer team ended their three-game slide with a 2-1 road win over the West Liberty Hilltoppers Friday evening in a Mountain East Conference tilt.... more

Lady Bucs rally to win thriller against Indians; roll past Liberty

BRIDGEPORT – The Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Bucs rallied from 15 down to take an 11-point lead, only to see that evaporate and force an overtime session with the Class AAAA No. 8 Bridgeport Indians last Friday night in Bridgeport.... more

JV Lady Bucs take early lead but fall to Indians, 43-26

BRIDGEPORT – The Buckhannon-Upshur junior varsity Lady Bucs couldn’t make a first-quarter lead hold up in a 43-26 setback to the Bridgeport Indians Friday night.... more

Wesleyan lacrosse has best offensive showing of season in loss to Alderson Broaddus

PHILIPPI – The West Virginia Wesleyan lacrosse team had their best offensive showing of the year, but it wasn’t enough to get them past the homestanding Alderson Broaddus Battlers Saturday afternoon in Mountain East Conference action.... more

Lady ‘Cats tumble in overtime to Frostburg State

BUCKHANNON – It took over 100 minutes of soccer to find a winner between Frostburg State and West Virginia Wesleyan when the two teams met at Ross Field Friday afternoon.... more

Bucs coast past Liberty, 68-45

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