Ohio University football was predicted for a second-place tie with Akron in the East Division of the Mid-American Conference in a preseason media poll.
Urbana University's football team continued to stockpile talent from the Tri-State this week when it signed Huntington High School tight end Chase Mann.
Adeena Shears will be a bit more at ease Thursday entering the final round of the 92nd West Virginia Women's Amateur then she was a year ago.
Tri-State Lady Pony Express sixth grade girls basketball placed fifth in a pool of 13 teams at the YBOA Nationals in Orlando, Fla. Katie Swann was on the all-tournament team. Front row: Amya Harris, Arissa Maynard, Katie Swann, Alejandra Mallory. Back row: coach Jeff Lewis, Bailey Watts, Aubrey Hill, Autumn Lewis, Aria Douglas, coach Burley Maynard. Not pictured is Megan Bush.
BARBOURSVILLE - Golfer Olen Doddridge of Barboursville beat his age in a Tuesday round at Esquire Country Club. Doddridge, 79, shot 72.
Cincinnati Bengals training camp presented by Fifth Third Bank returns to Paul Brown Stadium and its adjacent fields for the fourth consecutive year.
BARBOURSVILLE - Golfer Jack Nichols, 67, shot his age Tuesday with a round of 67 at Esquire Country Club.
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HUNTINGTON - Doug Altizer of Barboursville beat his age Monday in a golf round at Rivera Country Club. Altizer, 77, posted a score of 75.
LAVALETTE - Tom Dandelet recorded a hole-in-one Tuesday playing at Sugarwood Golf Course.
Elite Skills Basketball Academy of Huntington won the 17U AAU Boys Basketball Silver Showcase championship last week in Louisville, Ky.
Sydney Snodgrass of Harrisville, W.Va., a sophomore golfer at UAB, has a one-stroke lead after the first round of the 92nd West Virginia Women's Amateur championship at Sleepy Hollow Golf Club.
New Orleans Saints players and coaches report Wednesday to The Greenbrier Resort for the start of their NFL training camp.
A Huntington High sophomore wrestler was named as a double All-American.