Sports

Short-handed Bobcat cagers tumble to Charleston in MEC action, 81-62

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcats had the tall task of making the trip to Charleston and squaring off against the Golden Eagles in a Mountain East Conference outing Saturday afternoon at the H. Bernard Wehrle Arena.... more

Basketball Lady Bobcats fall to Charleston, 91-50

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcats had their lowest offensive output of the season against the No. 9 University of Charleston Golden Eagles Saturday afternoon in a Mountain East Conference contest at the H. Bernard Wehrle Arena.... more

15 Questions With... Nathan Allen

BUCKHANNON – In this edition of 15 Questions With…we interview senior soccer player, wrestler and track performer Nathan Allen to see what he enjoys about being a Buccaneer and life in general.... more

Reed pours in a game-high 33 points, but ‘Cats fall to Yellow Jackets, 94-89

BUCKHANNON – Jaylin Reed scored a game-high 33 points and grabbed nine rebounds and Daylin Lee collected a double-double with 20 points and 10 rebounds for the West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcats in their Mountain East Conference contest with the West Virginia State Yellow Jackets Wednesday night at Rockefeller Center.... more

Basketball Lady ‘Cats struggle with West Virginia State in 103-68 loss

BUCKHANNON – The West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcats had no answers for West Virginia State or their 1-2-2 press in their Mountain East Conference clash Wednesday evening at Rockefeller Center.... more

Lady Bobcat lacrosse team releases 2021 schedule

BUCKHANNON — The West Virginia women's lacrosse team announced its 2021 schedule.... more

Football Bucs unveil 2021 schedule

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur football program announced their schedule for the 2021 season.... more

Lady Bobcats lead for most of the game but fall late to Fairmont State, 80-75

BUCKHANNON – Two teams looking for their first win of the season put everything they had on the line when the Fairmont State Falcons visited the West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcats Monday afternoon in a Mountain East Conference contest at Rockefeller Center.... more

WVWC acrobatics & tumbling set to begin on March 1

BUCKHANNON - The West Virginia Wesleyan acrobatics & tumbling announced its schedule for the 2021 season. The schedule features Mountain East Conference competitions held in March and early April.... more

Upshur County Youth Soccer seeking 2021 board members

BUCKHANNON – The Upshur County Youth Soccer League has an opening for three board members with the potential of a spring season right around the corner.... more

Wesleyan comes up short in battle with unbeaten Pioneers, 106-85

BUCKHANNON – You could call it a game of runs when the West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcats and Glenville State Pioneers met Saturday evening in a Mountain East Conference contest at Rockefeller Center.... more

WVWC swim programs announce 2021 schedule

BUCKHANNON — West Virginia Wesleyan swimming head coach Adam Brumley has announced the official 2020-21 schedule.... more

Lady Bobcats fall to No. 19 Glenville State, 98-53

BUCKHANNON – The West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcats simply didn’t have enough fire power to stay with the up-tempo and 19th-ranked Glenville State Lady Pioneers in their Mountain East Conference matchup Saturday afternoon.... more

15 Questions With... Beth O’Neill

BUCKHANNON – In this edition of 15 Questions With…we interview senior swimmer Beth O’Neill to see what she enjoys about being a Buccaneer and life in general. Enjoy!... more

WVSSAC sets updated winter and spring sports calendar

TENNERTON – With the recent announcement that West Virginia Governor Jim Justice made that winter sport contests can begin on March 3, the WVSSAC has released another revised calendar for the winter and spring sports seasons.... more

Basketball ‘Cats run out of time in comeback bid against Concord in 73-69 loss in conference action

ATHENS – For the second straight game, the West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcats put themselves in a position where they needed to stage a second-half rally. And for the second straight contest, they saw that rally come up just short.... more

Rough second quarter cost Lady Bobcats in 74-61 setback to Concord in MEC play

ATHENS – A tough second quarter erased an early lead and sent the West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcat basketball team to a second loss in as many games.... more

Wesleyan football announces five-game spring schedule

BUCKHANNON — West Virginia Wesleyan football and head coach Tony Testa have announced the schedule that will be played in the spring of 2021. ... more

Second-half rally fall short for ‘Cats in 81-77 setback to Frostburg State

FROSTBURG (Md.) – A second-half rally came up just short for West Virginia Wesleyan head coach Nick Patella and his Bobcats against the Frostburg State Bobcats Sunday evening in a Mountain East Conference contest in an 81-77 setback.... more

Basketball Lady Bobcats come up just short in debut against Frostburg State in 66-63 loss

FROSTBURG (Md.) – A strong first quarter couldn’t propel the West Virginia Wesleyan Lady Bobcats to a victory in their season debut Sunday on the road against the Frostburg State Bobcats in a Mountain East Conference clash.... more

Soccer Little Bucs post 4-0 record in shortened 2020 campaign

TENNERTON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School boys’ soccer team was perfect in their shortened 2020 season.... more

Upshur County Youth Soccer seeking 2021 board members

BUCKHANNON – The Upshur County Youth Soccer League has an opening for three board members with the potential of a spring season right around the corner.... more

Upshur youth baseball/softball to have four signups in February

BUCKHANNON – Upshur County Youth Baseball and Softball has announced four registration dates for the month of February.... more

15 Questions With... Atlee Howes

BUCKHANNON – With the local high school sports scene under quarantine until the first of March, on orders from Gov. Jim Justice, we decided to bring back our popular 15 Questions With...segment.... more

‘Cats start fast but can’t maintain early lead in loss to nationally-ranked FSU

BUCKHANNON – After nearly a two-month delay to the start of the 2020-2021 basketball season, the West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcats came out with thoughts of an upset over the No. 23 Fairmont State Falcons Thursday evening in their home opener at Rockefeller Center.... more

Basketball ‘Cats picked 10th in MEC preseason coaches poll; West Liberty tabbed to win league

BRIDGEPORT — West Liberty has been picked to win the 2021 Mountain East Conference men’s basketball championship after a vote conducted by the league’s head coaches.... more

Lady Bobcat basketball opener put on ice against FSU

BUCKHANNON – While the West Virginia Wesleyan men’s basketball team was able to tip off with the Fairmont State Falcons Thursday night in their scheduled opener, the Lady Bobcats will have to wait after it was announced by the Mountain East Conference that their Thursday contest with FSU would be postponed.... more

West Virginia Wesleyan athletics adds competitive dance team

BUCKHANNON – The West Virginia Wesleyan College Athletics Department announced the addition of the competitive dance team Tuesday afternoon.... more

Basketball Lady Bobcats picked 12th in MEC preseason coaches poll

BRIDGEPORT — Glenville State is the pick to win the Mountain East Conference title in women’s basketball after a vote conducted by the league’s 12 coaches.... more

15 Questions With... Maggie Nolte

BUCKHANNON – With the local sports scene under quarantine until the first of March, on orders from Gov. Jim Justice, we decided to bring back our popular 15 Questions With...segment. ... more

Prep winter sports now pushed back to March 1 per Gov. Jim Justice

TENNERTON – The waiting game will go on even longer for high school winter sports in West Virginia.... more

15 Questions With... Benjamin Ball

BUCKHANNON – With the local sports scene under quarantine until the middle of January, on orders from Gov. Jim Justice, we decided to bring back our popular 15 Questions With...segment.... more

Bucs coast past Liberty, 68-45

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