Daltons lead Tigers past Indians 3-1 The Chapmanville Regional High School baseball team ran its record to 19-6 overall and 8-4 in the Cardinal Conference with Tuesday night’s 3-1 win at Sissonville.
The Tigers gained a season series sweep with the Indians, also winning 2-0 at home over Sissonville last week.
Brock Dalton led Chapmanville at the plate as he was 3-for-4 with a pair of RBIs. Brent Clay also had two hits for the Tigers.
Dominick Walker rapped out pair of sing...
Sawmill United cuts down Insanity 9-0 in CYSL opener CHAPMANVILLE — It was a big day for the growing Coalfield Youth Soccer League on April 13 as the new spring season got under way with a host of matches.
There were approximately 1,300 players, coaches and fans in attendance according to league officials.
The league has more players now than any previous season with 31 total teams ranging in ages from 3-16 years old.
The CYSL plays in the spring and fall to accommodate all players in Log...
LHS tennis soars over Skyhawks The Logan High School tennis team wrapped up its regular season with a win over the Scott Skyhawks on Tuesday.
The Logan boys won 5-2 and improved its record to 16-4 on the season. The LHS girls were a 7-0 winner over Scott.
In the No. 1 boys’ singles match, Logan senior Zack Hatfield won 8-1 over Scott’s Caleb Starkey.
In the No. 2, Logan’s Keith Williamson defeated Blake Chambers 8-0.
Jacob Adkins of Logan downed Eric Constant 8-0 i...
Billies get second win of season The Man High School baseball team won again.
The Hillbillies earned a doubleheader split with Oak Hill Red Devils on Saturday, taking the first game 7-6 before dropping the second game 10-9.
In Game One, the Man (2-20) jumped out a 4-0 lead and held off a late Red Devils (8-13) charge for the victory.
Braden Griffin picked up his first victory of the season allowing three runs and scattering five hits while striking out 11 and walking t...
Tigers get forfeit win over Pike Central CHAPMANVILLE — The Chapmanville Regional High School baseball team picked up a win on Monday night but it wasn’t your normal Tiger victory.
Chapmanville didn’t have to throw a single pitch or swing the bat even once.
They won via forfeit.
Despite morning rainshowers, Chapmanville’s Ted Ellis Field was ready to go and ready for play on Monday night.
There was just one problem.
The Tigers’ opponent, Pike Central (Ky.) wasn’t coming ac...
LMS softball 11-3 after win over Point Pleasant The Logan Middle School softball team upped its record to 11-3 on the season with Monday’s see-saw 7-5 win at home over Point Pleasant.
Kelsey Ward started within the circle and went four innings with one strikeout. Stephanie Curry pitched final three innings and fanned six.
Alison Click was 2-for-4 at the plate to lead the Lady Wolves. Madyson Ooten, Lexi Hines and Chelsea Napier had one hit each.
“I am very proud of the team,” LMS coa...
Scott’s Cabell excited to coach in W.Va-Ky. All-Star Game NEWTOWN — Nick Cabell was like a kid on Christmas morning when he walked into the gym at Mingo Central and saw some of the talented players warming up on the hard wood.
He has the pleasure of coaching this elite squad on Saturday night.
The boys’ all-star teams from both West Virginia and Kentucky have been practicing the last few days for Saturday’s first-ever Consol Energy West Virginia-Kentucky All-Star Game that will be played at Ming...
Softball teams ready for sectionals Logan County’s three high school softball teams have had differing paths this spring as post-season play is set to begin this week.
The goal is the still same for Man, Chapmanville and Logan.
And that is to reach the state softball tournament, which is set for May 22-23 at Vienna.
It begins this week as the sectional softball tournaments are scheduled to be played.
Man (17-5), ranked No. 7 in the state in Class A, seems to have the mo...
No. 9 Wildcats pound on Generals 11-2 The Logan High School baseball team ran its record to 15-7 on the season with Saturday night’s 11-2 win at Winfield.
Senior right-hander Johnny Morrison was the starting and winning pitcher for the Class AAA No. 9-ranked Wildcats. He went five innings and allowed two runs while striking out eight and walking two.
Lefty Jared Shawver then closed out the last two innings, yielding no runs and two hits with one strikeout.
Jacob Browning wa...
Logan’s Aguirre tosses no-hitter for UC It was a heck of a way to close out her freshman season.
Logan High School’s Morgan Aguirre, a frosh pitcher with the University of Charleston softball team, fired a no-hitter on Saturday in Game 2 of UC’s sweep over the Ohio Valley Scots.
It was the first collegiate no-hitter for Aguirre, who had led Logan to a 112-23 record from 2009-12 and four straight Class AAA state tournament appearances.
Charleston blanked Ohio Valley 4-0 in the...
Lady Billies beat Logan 2-1 in 8 MAN — It was a thrilling win for the Man High School softball team which won 2-1 in eight innings over Class AAA county rival Logan on Friday night at the Man softball field.
Man’s Kelly Grimmett got the game winner — a two-out RBI single off Logan pitcher Chastidy Wiley — scoring Rachael Griffith in the bottom of the eighth.
The Lady Billies, ranked No. 7 in the state in Class A, improved to 17-5 on the season and earned a season series ...
Tigers’ Dalton shuts down Indians 2-0 CHAPMANVILLE — A baseball team can never seem to have enough left-handed pitching.
Whatever the level — high school, college, the minors and the major leagues — having good lefties on the mound is always something that is prized.
That’s why the Chapmanville Regional High School baseball team seemed so happy with Thursday night’s results.
That’s because Chapmanville lefty Trey Dalton shut down the Sissonville Indians as the Class AA No. ...
Lady Tigers sweep Poca Dots on Senior Night CHAPMANVILLE — The senior class of the Chapmanville Regional High School softball team went out in style on Thursday night.
The Lady Tigers swept past Poca 8-0 and 12-2 in a home doubleheader on Senior Night.
It was the last time Chapmanville’s senior class will play a game at home at the friendly confines of the Lady Tigers’ Ronnie Ooten Field.
Chapmanville’s five seniors — Tayla Berry, Emma Paris, Brandi Broom, Hanna Wooten and Haley ...
Wildcats drop games to Belfry (Ky.), Hurricane GOODY, Ky. — The Logan High School baseball team could do nothing off Belfry (Ky.) pitcher Keaton Taylor on Thursday night as the Pirates blanked the Wildcats 6-0 at the Belfry High School baseball field in Goody, Ky.
Taylor scattered two hits and struck out one.
Zack Francisco went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Belfry.
Trent Dalton and Brenton Vance had the only two hits for Logan.
Both teams committed two errors.
Belfry had seven h...
Chapmanville hoopsters in W.Va./Ky. All-Star Game The inaugural Consul Energy All-Star Game is loaded with talented basketball players from southern West Virginia and eastern Kentucky.
Two players from the nationally ranked Huntington Prep school are playing for the West Virginia squad. They are Carlos Arroyo, who is from Puerto Rico, and Williams Otor Gabriel, who hails from Nigeria. Both have received several Division One scholarship offers.
The West Virginia squad is being coached by ...
Huff Creek youth take turn at trout action Last Saturday’s cool weather didn’t stop the youth trout action from heating up along Huff Creek.
Some 60 youngsters and a hundred or so adult helping hands were on board for the second annual youth trout fishing event sponsored by you guessed it, the Huff Creek Watershed Association.
Hot on the heels of the Buffalo Creek folks just to the north, the newer group is making its own major headway of the trout fishing kind.
The Huff Creeker...
CMS Tigers down rival Man 9-5 in 10 innings MAN — The Chapmanville Middle School baseball team traveled down the road to county rival Man on Tuesday looking to even the score.
Man had beaten the Tigers earlier in the season.
Not this time.
It ended up being a dogfight of a game.
In the end, Chapmanville Middle came out on top, defeating the Pioneers 9-5 in a 10-inning contest at the Man baseball field.
Conner Mullins started the game for the Tigers and went 4.2 innings. Mulli...
Logan bounces back to beat St. Albans The Logan High School baseball team rebounded from its loss at home to Scott on Tuesday night by downing new Class AAA sectional foe St. Albans 4-1 on Wednesday night on the road.
Logan (14-5) was led by pitcher Troy Burgess whoe tossed a three-hitter. He struck out four and walked only one batter.
Alex Lakatos went 2-for-4 at the plate for the Wildcats. Z. Minnick had a double and Benji Adkins added a single.
“It was the best game that...
CRHS tennis wins over three teams CHAPMANVILLE — It’s been another successful season for the Chapmanville Regional High School tennis team as CRHS has scored wins over Lincoln County, Scott and Westside.
The Chapmanville girls’ tennis team won 7-0 over Lincoln County on April 15 at home, sweeping all seven matches with the Panthers.
No. 1 singles player Natasha Williams of CRHS won 8-0 in her match. Chapmanville’s Haley Justice (8-0), Sravya Pidaparthi (8-1) and Lasya Pid...
Lady Tigers down shorthanded Lady Cats Randy Robinette and the Logan High School softball team faced a very difficult situation on Tuesday night.
With the Lady Cats’ three pitchers out due to injuries or illness, Robinette had to turn to position players to step into the circle.
Logan held open tryouts this week to fill that void.
The Lady Cats still had to play as county rival Chapmanville Regional made the short 10-mile trip down.
The Lady Tigers took advantage of the si...
Lady Billies roll to 10-0 win over Van MAN — The Man High School softball team improved to 15-5 on the season with Tuesday night’s 10-0 mercy-shortened win at home over the Van Lady Bulldogs on Senior Night.
Man senior pitcher Taylor Tomblin hurled a one-hit shutout in posting the victory.
Whitney Workman had Van’s lone hit — a single off Tomblin.
The Class A No. 7-ranked Lady Billies scored four runs in the bottom of the first inning off Van pitcher Stevie White.
Belfry (Ky.) drops Man baseball to 1-17 MAN — The Man High School baseball team dropped to 1-17 on the season with Tuesday night’s 9-8 loss in extra innings at home to Belfry (Ky.) at Man’s Dr. Juan Nordelo Field.
Freshman John Thomas Keffer pitched well but suffered the loss for the Hillbillies.
Man jumped out to an early 3-0 lead on the Kentucky foes.
The Billies scored two runs in the bottom of the second inning.
Cody Carter had a one out single. Brian Trent then reached...
Lady Cats’ Toppings signs with UC Logan High School’s Rachelle Toppings always seemed to be a player who was well equipped for the collegiate softball game.
A good switch hitter, Toppings can hit from either side of the plate and can slap hit from the left side — something that is prized at the college level against the usual tough pitching.
Toppings is also a good fielding shortstop with a good arm and can also play first base and in the outfield.
The Lady Cat senior s...
Logan mercies Nitro 11-1 in five Was this a statement game?
One thing is for certain, though.
The Logan High School baseball team is cementing itself as a major player come post-season tournament time.
The Wildcats surprisingly trounced new Class AAA sectional rival Nitro 11-1 on Monday night at Roger Gertz Field to sweep the season series. Logan also took 4-3 win over Nitro earlier in the season on the road.
Game 2 figured to be another close o...