The Herald-Dispatch High School Sports RSS 2015-05-07T01:39:34-04:00 urn:uuid:6267dd61-a499-455e-b119-ade53dcd8cd8 Original content available for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons license (Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported), except where noted. Hurricane moves on in Class AAA The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0507_0507_hurricane 2015-05-07T00:01:01-04:00 <p>The Herald-Dispatch</p> <p>HURRICANE - Senior Emily Davis fired a three-hit shutout and Hurricane back her with 17 hits on the way to a 13-0 win over Lincoln County on Wednesday to score a 2-0 sweep over the Panthers in the West Virginia Class AAA Region 4, Section 3 tournament at Hurricane.</p> <p></p> Spring Valley wins sectional By GRANT TRAYLOR http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0507_0507_class_AAA_softball 2015-05-07T00:54:30-04:00 <p> HUNTINGTON - One game came down to the final at-bat. The other was over after the first one.</p> <p> After a 6-5 walk-off win in game one, Spring Valley rode the momentum and put together a big inning in game two to earn a 10-2 victory over Cabell Midland that clinched the Class AAA, Region IV, Section 4 crown on Wednesday night at Huntington High.</p> <p> &#160;</p> Scouts laud Herd hoops recruit Thompson The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0507_0507_chuck_column 2015-05-07T00:01:01-04:00 <p>It's over.</p> <p>The Marshall men's basketball program has completed its 2015 recruiting, according to sources.</p> <p>Coach Danny D'Antoni's first real recruiting class includes the three aspects the Herd needed the most - perimeter shooting, size and athleticism.</p> <p></p> Spring Valley boys fall to So. Charleston, 3-1 The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0507_0507_hs_baseball 2015-05-07T00:01:01-04:00 <p>The Herald-Dispatch</p> <p>SPRING VALLEY - South Charleson scored twice in the top of the seventh to secure a 3-1 win over Spring Valley in high school baseball Wednesday night at Spring Valley.</p> <p></p> Huntington High's Shaver to WVSU By GRANT TRAYLOR http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0507_0507_shaver 2015-05-07T00:01:01-04:00 <p>HUNTINGTON - If ever there was a trademark word that defined Huntington High football player Matt Shaver, it would be tenacious.</p> <p></p> Buffalo's Burdette belts two homers in win By DAVID WALSH http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0507_0507_class_a_softball 2015-05-07T00:01:01-04:00 <p>HUNTINGTON - Buffalo's Ali Burdette got to play on her future home field Wednesday and appeared comfortable in the surroundings.</p> <p></p> Midland, Spring Valley to meet By GRANT TRAYLOR http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0506_0506_class_AAA_softball 2015-05-06T08:30:00-04:00 <p> The teams play a doubleheader at 5 p.m. today at Huntington High.</p> Fairland's McKinney signs with Glenville St. football By TIM STEPHENS http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0506_0506_mckinney 2015-05-06T00:01:01-04:00 <p>ROME TOWNSHIP, Ohio - Zach McKinney prefers to let his play on the football field speak for him.</p> <p>On Tuesday, it spoke loudly for the Fairland High School defensive tackle when he signed a letter of intent to play at Glenville State University.</p> <p></p> Maynard makes his point, signs to play college soccer By TIM STEPHENS http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0506_0506_maynard 2015-05-06T00:01:01-04:00 <p>SPRING VALLEY - Dana Maynard likes to argue and prove people wrong.</p> <p>Someone must have told him he never would play college soccer.</p> <p></p> Hurricane in control of AAA softball sectional The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2015+0506_0506_softball_brief 2015-05-06T00:30:51-04:00 <p>The Herald-DispatchHURRICANE - Hurricane gained control of the Class AAA, Region IV, Section 3 softball sectional tournament Tuesday with a 9-5 defeat of Lincoln County.The Redskins (29-2) hold a one-game edge on the Panthers (14-13) in the best-of-three sectional. Game two is 6 p.m. Wednesday with a deciding game if necessary to be played at 6 p.m. Thursday. ||. 0506_softball brief ||. The Herald-DispatchHURRICANE - Hurricane gained co</p>