After a scoreless first half, the North logged a touchdown and a two-point conversion early in the second half and made that stand up in an 8-6 victory over the South in the annual North-South All-Star Football Classic Saturday at South Charleston High School.

PARKERSBURG — Perhaps the longest-awaited championship parade in the state took place May 30 on the streets of Seth, home of Sherman High School.

IRVINE, Calif. — The ATV Safety Institute is inviting adults, youth and families to sign up for free hands-on training from a licensed instructor during ASI’s sixth annual ATV Safety Week, June 1-9 at locations across America.

CRAWLEY — A year ago following the Class A Region 3 championship, Greenbrier West head softball coach Brooke Crane had tears in her eyes. With West up 10-2, and one strike away from the state tournament, Fayetteville rallied for an extra inning win, crushing Crane and the rest of the Lady Ca…

Among those competing in the 2019 WVSSAC State Track and Field Championships this Friday and Saturday in Charleston will be two athletes each from Fayetteville and Valley high schools.

Bob Mullett, game director of the West Virginia Athletic Coaches Association’s WCHS-TV/FOX-11 North-South Football Classic, has announced the rosters for the 2019 event.

The Valley Greyhounds have split their section baseball tournament games so far this week, losing to Fayetteville Monday and beating Richwood Tuesday.

GAULEY BRIDGE — The Valley Greyhounds got some timely base hits when they needed them most, and the result was a 6-3 victory over Fayetteville in the Class A Region 3, Section 1 softball championship game Tuesday at Neal Field.

Valley and Fayetteville were victorious in section softball tournament play Tuesday night. Following is a review of the games involving local squads:

CHARLESTON — Gov. Jim Justice announced last week that the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources will implement an improved stocking method in trout stockings around the state.

GAULEY BRIDGE — As a late-morning chill began to dissipate and a blue sky beckoned, three area high school softball teams took their cues.

SMITHERS — The Valley High School softball and baseball teams aim to make the most of their final campaigns.

Local fans will get the chance to see two action-packed Appalachian Championship Wrestling shows in the area this weekend.

Below is a list of some scheduled spring sports contests — weather permitting — as available on or from coaches and athletic directors (Makeup dates or other changes can be sent to or or by contacting Steve Keenan by phone or text):

City Hoops initiated 2019 tournament play last weekend in Smithers. The tournament continues this coming weekend at Valley High School.

Midland Trail advanced in Class A Region 3, Section 1 girls tournament play with a 78-44 triumph over visiting Valley Wednesday.

Three Fayette County boys teams remain alive in section basketball play. Following is a brief preview of Wednesday and Thursday games involving all three squads:

The Valley Greyhounds will get at least one more opportunity to shine in front of their home crowd.

In the late 1980s and early 1990s, a youngster toiled on the playgrounds and in the gyms of eastern Kanawha County and beyond as he began to master the basketball skills which eventually led to an NBA world championship with the Miami Heat in 2006.

FAYETTEVILLE — Girls teams from Midland Trail and Collins and the boys squad from Midland Trail posted first-day wins in the Fayette County Middle School Basketball Tournament.

Collins Middle School will host the Fayette County Middle School Basketball Tournament on Feb. 13-15 at the Fayette County Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Building in Fayetteville.

Listed are Fayette County high school basketball team records and unofficial individual statistics through Monday. Averages and 3-point goals are taken from box scores available to The Fayette Tribune and The Montgomery Herald. Coaches or statisticians who wish to provide changes or updates …

The Upper Kanawha Valley Little League will have sign-ups during the City Hoops league games on Saturday, Feb. 9 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Valley High School in Smithers.

WHEELING — A Pro Football Hall of Famer and the most acclaimed basketball player in Virginia Tech history will be the 2019 inductees into the West Virginia Sports Hall of Fame.

BECKLEY — Senior Jimmy Harper put back an Adam Falbo miss with 2.7 seconds left to send Valley to the Class A championship game of the Big Atlantic Classic with a 63-61 victory over Van on Monday night at the Beckley-Raleigh County Convention Center.

Below are Fayette County high school basketball team records through Tuesday and unofficial individual statistics through Saturday. Averages and 3-point goals are taken from box scores available to The Fayette Tribune and The Montgomery Herald. Coaches or statisticians who wish to provide ch…

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