HUNTINGTON — Marshall University’s football struggles in the fourth quarter the last two games might be all in the Thundering Herd’s head.
Tuesday, September 28, 2021
HUNTINGTON -- Huntington High remained atop Class AAA in the West Virginia Secondary School Activities Commission high school football rankings Tuesday.
HUNTINGTON -- Fairland's hastily schedule road game at Columbus South on Friday paid off as the Dragons jumped from No. 5 to No. 3 in Division VI, Region 23.
Monday, September 27, 2021
RAVENSWOOD, W.Va. — Cameron Jarvis shot 2-under par, 70, Monday to lead Cabell Midland the the Region IV high school golf championships at the Green Hills Country Club.
Monday, September 27, 2021
In the wake of West Virginia’s 16-13 loss at No. 4 Oklahoma on Saturday night, it would be easy to point the finger at quarterback Jarret Doege and the Mountaineer offense, which couldn’t produce enough points to make a solid defensive effort stick.
Sunday, September 26, 2021
PORTSMOUTH, Ohio -- Three local softball stars – Brooke Webb of Chesapeake, Kalle Coleman of Wheelersburg and Aleeya Adkins of Greenup County – of Shawnee State University were named NAIA Scholar-Athletes.
HUNTINGTON — Terry Gardner’s broad smile as he crossed the goal line. Jack Crabtree’s arms stretched above his head as he leaped. Opposing players dejectedly giving up on the play.
For the second time in three games, the fifth-ranked Marshall Thundering Herd men’s soccer team played to a draw against No. 10 Kentucky in front of a standing-room-only crowd of 1,728.
Saturday, September 25, 2021
Marshall coach Charles Huff wants his team to take the lessons learned in non-conference play and apply them to the field as the Herd starts its journey toward a Conference USA title next week, starting with Saturday's road tilt at Middle Tennessee.
Friday, September 24, 2021
CHARLESTON — Capital was hoping to build off the first win of the season and for first year coach Mark Mason last week, but faced a tough task in No. 1 and undefeated Huntington.
CHESAPEAKE, Ohio — The Ironton Fighting Tigers remained undefeated in the Ohio Valley Conference after they defeated Chesapeake 56-7 on Friday in high school football at the Panthers’ Phil Davis Field.
HUNTINGTON — The Spring Valley Timberwolves made a statement Friday night, handing previously unbeaten and fourth-ranked South Charleston a 53-8 loss at the Wolves Den.
HURRICANE, W.Va. — After having to battle three consecutive state-ranked teams, Hurricane was able to get back in the win column with a comfortable 54-8 victory against struggling St. Albans in front of a large crowd Friday night at Redskin Stadium.
Marshall's men's soccer team, ranked No. 5 this week in the United Soccer Coaches poll, hosts No. 10 Kentucky in a critical Conference USA match at 7 p.m. on Saturday at Hoops Family Field.
Last week’s 27-21 win over rival and then-No. 15 Virginia Tech was certainly a significant step in the climb that West Virginia coach Neal Brown has urged his team and fans to trust.
BOONE, N.C. — When Marshall and Appalachian State walked off the field from the Mountaineers’ 31-30 win over the Thundering Herd on Thursday, everyone — Marshall fans included — likely would have been talking about what a great game it was.
Marshall took another two-score lead into the fourth quarter, but could not hold on as Appalachian State rallied for a 31-30 win at Kidd Brewer Stadium on Thursday in Boone, North Carolina.
Thursday, September 23, 2021
Thunder in the Mountains, a women’s collegiate tennis tournament featuring a plethora of Division I and Division II tennis talent, is taking place Thursday through Sunday at the Schoenbaum Tennis Courts next to the Kanawha City recreation center.
Cabell Midland's offensive line has been a constant force in recent years, but head coach Luke Salmons thinks this is among his best with the team averaging 419 rushing yards per game through four weeks.
When Marshall meets Appalachian State on Thursday, there will be a distinct flavor of Charleston's George Washington High School with Marshall quarterback Grant Wells facing App State head coach Shawn Clark and freshman kicker Michael Hughes.
Wednesday, September 22, 2021
PORTSMOUTH, Ohio — Three local softball stars — Brooke Webb of Chesapeake, Kalle Coleman of Wheelersburg and Aleeya Adkins of Greenup County — of Shawnee State University were named NAIA Scholar-Athletes.
With archery seasons opening in West Virginia on Sept. 25 for two of our most popular big game species, deer and bears, hunting safety should be foremost on all our minds as we head afield.
Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Marshall's Vitor Dias notched a goal and an assist and goalkeeper Oliver Semmle got his first clean sheet of the season as the fifth-ranked Thundering Herd topped No. 20 Akron, 2-0, at Hoops Family Field on Tuesday night.
DAVIDSON, N.C. — The Marshall men’s golf team finished the River Run Collegiate as the runner-up on Tuesday. The event, played at River Run Country Club, dealt with wet conditions during the final round.
Much is made of Appalachian State's running back tandem that features a pair of top-50 backs in FBS, but it is a veteran wide receiver group that opens up everything for the offense, according to Marshall coach Charles Huff.
HUNTINGTON — Fairland, Ironton, Portsmouth and Symmes Valley are on pace to host first-round football playoff games, while several other teams are on track to make the postseason.