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Wednesday, May 18, 2022
Tuesday, May 17, 2022

MAN, W.Va. — The best-of-three series between Man and Wahama in the Class A Region IV Final was fully expected to be a pitcher’s duel as two of the best pitchers in the entire state were facing off in All-Staters Morgan Cooper and Mikie Lieving.

ONA — Logan and Cabell Midland’s baseball teams each won their sectional tournaments and will play in next week’s regionals, but in an attempt to keep themselves sharp, they met in Ona Tuesday evening.

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

HUNTINGTON — The schedule indicated Marshall University was to play a baseball game Tuesday, but the Thundering Herd’s head coach said his players must not have known it.

Lincoln County took advantage of four Ripley errors and used a two-run sixth inning to provide cushion in a 6-3 win over the Vikings in game one of the best-of-3 series in the Class AAA, Region IV softball final on Monday night in Hamlin.

Monday, May 16, 2022
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Saturday, May 14, 2022

LOGAN, W.Va. — For the second consecutive game, No. 1 seed Logan jumped ahead of No. 3 seed Scott and never looked back as the Wildcats held off a late Skyhawk rally to win 6-4 and claim the Class AA Region 4 Section 2 championship at Logan High on Saturday.

Every spring, I dedicate a column to the encounters with wildlife during this active-wildlife-encounter time of year in the Mountain State. Whether you live downtown in an urban area or in a way-off-the-grid rural setting, wildlife encounters are very common in the spring and should be discu…

Friday, May 13, 2022

Marshall's softball team fell behind early and saw a rally fall short as its run at the Conference USA Softball Tournament came to an end with a 9-5 loss to Western Kentucky on Friday at Lovelace Stadium in Denton, Texas.

Thursday, May 12, 2022

ROME TOWNSHIP, Ohio — Alex Rogers hit a grand slam and Niko Kiritsy a three-run home run as Fairland (15-5) beat Rock Hill 15-1 to clinch at least a share of the Ohio Valley Conference high school baseball championship on Wednesday.

HUNTINGTON — Luke Smith came up a couple of pins short in his bid for a perfect game in the Jacks & Jills Industrial Management League at Strike Zone Bowling Center. In game three, he started with 11 straight strikes but got an 8-count on his final for the 298. He finished with a 748 series.

Lincoln County pitcher Ryleigh Shull allowed just three hits and had a momentum-swinging defensive play in the third inning to lead the Panthers past Cabell Midland in a 2-0 win in the Class AAA, Region IV, Section 1 softball championship on Wednesday night.

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Marshall senior Aly Harrell blasted two home runs, including the go-ahead home run in the fourth inning, to lead the Thundering Herd to a 6-4 win over Florida Atlantic in the Conference USA Softball Tournament opener at Lovelace Stadium in Denton, Texas, on Wednesday night.

An energized Winfield softball team kept the momentum rolling as the Generals used strong hitting and overpowering pitching to defeat No. 1 seed Nitro 10-1 in front of a large crowd at Nitro Wednesday night, forcing a rematch showdown for the Class AA Region 4 Section 1 crown.