They've played against each other so many times, the coaches can't even even keep track.
Many West Virginia soccer fans got a first-hand look at Annandale (Va.) this week when the WVSC Elite Titans U-16 Boys battled the Virginia side to a 2-2 draw.
HUNTINGTON — Joan C. Edwards Stadium was buzzing with activity Thursday afternoon but it was futbol, not football, on everyone’s mind.
The opening ceremony of the US Youth Soccer Region I Championships were held on Thursday, July 1, 2010, at Joan C. Edwards Stadium in Huntington.
There's always something going on in the Tri-State.
The Tri-State is a great place for golf. In fact, the Huntington-Ashland metro area recently ranked 15th among 300 metro areas for great places for affordable golf, according to Golf Digest Magazine. Here are some of the area courses.
Here's where to catch Independence Day celebrations and fireworks displays:
From local businesses to national chains, there are plenty of places to choose from.
BARBOURSVILLE -- Fun, food and shopping await the approximately 16,000 soccer players, parents, coaches and referees visiting the Tri-State as part of the 2010 U.S. Youth Soccer Region I Championships, plus the hundreds more who will descend on the area in late July for baseball and softball tournaments.
PULLMAN SQUARE, 3rd Avenue, www.pullman-square.com: The burgeoning $60 million entertainment complex opened in November 2004 and features the bookstore Empire Books & News, which boasts more than 6,000 different magazine titles. Video games are available at the complex's Game Stop. Pullman Square also has a Merle Norman cosmetics store, and upscale ladies' boutiques Runway Couture, Heels, Inspired and Chico's. The center also has a 16-screen, stadium-style movie theater, Starbucks and the Funny Bone comedy club.
On behalf of the Tri-State Chamber Coalition -- represented by the Ashland, Ky., Alliance, the Huntington, W.Va., Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Greater Lawrence County, Ohio, Chamber of Commerce -- we would like to welcome you to our region.
Here's a look at movie theaters in the Tri-State. Check The Herald-Dispatch for current movie listings.
Hello to all participants in the U.S. Youth Soccer Region I Tournament, and baseball and softball players who are visiting for several tournaments this summer.
Most major national fast-food chains are represented in the Tri-State, including multiple locations of McDonald's, Taco Bell, Wendy's, Arby's, KFC, Subway, Captain D's, Long John Silvers, and nearly every pizza joint you can think of.
Here are dozens of great places to visit and enjoy. For up-to-date listings on performances and events, check Entertainment Tri-State, available every Thursday in The Herald-Dispatch. Or visit us online at www.herald-dispatch.com.
HUNTINGTON -- Over the next week, Marshall men's soccer coach Bob Gray will be focused on conditioning.
HUNTINGTON -- Every match of the US Youth Soccer Region 1 Championships will have three teams on the field, two opposing squads plus a referee crew.
Tri-State, your guests are arriving today.
HUNTINGTON -- Marshall University women's soccer head coach Kevin Long is directing a recruiting seminar in conjunction with the US Youth Soccer Region I Championships.
HUNTINGTON -- West Virginia teams served as all-too gracious hosts during last year's US Youth Soccer Region I Championships.
HUNTINGTON -- Nearly 40 volunteers are still needed to serve in a variety of capacities for the 2010 U.S. Youth Soccer Region I Championships to be played in the Tri-State from July 1 to 6.
This week nearly 18,000 visitors from all parts of the northeast will come to the Huntington area looking for the next Landon Donovan during the US Youth Soccer Region I Championships.