Logan Banner- RSS SPORTS Feed http://loganbanner.com/section/SPORTS http://loganbanner.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 20 Aug 2014 20:41:24 EST 1800 Billies ranked No. 9 in the state http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50315638/Billies-ranked-No.-9-in-the-state The Man High School football team, after three straight losing seasons, won nine games and made it to the playoffs in 2013.Man hopes to have another good year this fall. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:51:08 EST Wildcats go deep in scrimmage http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50254674/Wildcats-go-deep-in-scrimmage Maybe the Paintsville (Ky.) High School football team didn't have a scouting report.It was just a scrimmage, anyway, so it really didn't matter. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 02:15:10 EST Preece named new coach at Christian school http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50308168/Preece-named-new-coach-at-Christian-school By Kyle Lovernklovern@civitasmedia.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 02:15:07 EST Ginseng season kicks off Sept. 1 http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-sports/50254804/Ginseng-season-kicks-off-Sept.-1 Ginseng digging or sangin,' as it's called in these parts, is one of the richest of America's Appalachian traditions. Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:51:09 EST Justice turns around Concord program http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50073012/Justice-turns-around-Concord-program ATHENS — Gilbert native Garin Justice has literally turned the football program around at Concord University. Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:17:05 EST Barker: Tiger Stadium needs work http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50223943/Barker:-Tiger-Stadium-needs-work CHAPMANVILLE — As far as high school football facilities are concerned, George Barker said Chapmanville Regional High School is being ignored. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 01:48:06 EST Scott defeats CRHS and Logan in golf opener http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50269881/Scott-defeats-CRHS-and-Logan-in-golf-opener CHAPMANVILLE — The Chapmanville Regional High School golf team teed-off the season with a tri-match at the Logan Country Club on Tuesday.The Tigers played Scott and Logan. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 01:48:03 EST Billies hope success continues http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50207389/Billies-hope-success-continues MAN — Success breeds interest.That's what the Man High School football team is finding out as preseason practices headed into its second week. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 01:36:15 EST WVU running back depth is solid http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50254780/WVU-running-back-depth-is-solid By Kyle Lovernklovern@civitasmedia.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 01:36:03 EST Tigers have high hopes for 2014 season http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50189116/Tigers-have-high-hopes-for-2014-season CHAPMANVILLE — After two years of not making it to the Class AA playoffs, the Chapmanville Regional High School football team looks to turn the corner this fall. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 01:14:06 EST Herd’s Roberts won’t be overlooked this season http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50251103/Herds-Roberts-wont-be-overlooked-this-season HUNTINGTON – When you're running through the top leaders on Marshall's 2014 football team, names like Rakeem Cato, James Rouse, Chris Jasperse, Tommy Shuler and Eric Frohnapfel come to mind. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 01:13:03 EST Logan ready for preseason tests http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50189055/Logan-ready-for-preseason-tests The Logan High School football team has a challenge this fall.With lots of starters lost to graduation and many new faces the Wildcats will have a lot of growing up to do.Real fast. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 05:09:03 EST Wildcats have deep receiving corps http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-sports/50205603/Wildcats-have-deep-receiving-corps When it comes to throwing the ball, Logan High School football coach Gary Mullins might be a bit biased.At former quarterback himself at Logan in the 1990s, Mullins loves to sling it around and diversify the offense. Sat, 9 Aug 2014 22:33:02 EST Passenger pigeons gone, but not forgotten http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50207046/Passenger-pigeons-gone-but-not-forgotten It's the one-hundredth anniversary of the passenger pigeon's exit stage left from the face of the earth. That's as in the centennial of the extinction of one of the most, if not the most abundant bird on earth! It was so abundant and... Sat, 9 Aug 2014 18:38:03 EST WVU senior quarterback Trickett healthy http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50210053/WVU-senior-quarterback-Trickett-healthy By Kyle Lovernklovern@civitasmedia.com Sat, 9 Aug 2014 16:09:03 EST Wildcats unveil sleek new uniforms http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50189692/Wildcats-unveil-sleek-new-uniforms It's a new look for the Logan High School football team this fall.Not only will the Wildcats have many new faces they will also have new uniforms.Logan will still don the iconic Blue and Gold, of course. Fri, 8 Aug 2014 03:19:07 EST Tigers gearing up for Grid http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50154496/Tigers-gearing-up-for-Grid MADISON — Last year's first-ever Cardinal Conference Gridorama at Mingo Central High School's Buck Harless Stadium was a big success. Thu, 7 Aug 2014 00:10:04 EST County football teams hit the practice field http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-sports/50154486/County-football-teams-hit-the-practice-field Monday was a big day in the world of high school athletics in West Virginia.It was the first day of prep football practices across the state. Wed, 6 Aug 2014 00:57:04 EST Logan to host baseball tourney this weekend http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50173204/Logan-to-host-baseball-tourney-this-weekend Baseball season is not over just yet.Although high school football practices began on Monday across the state, it's still August and baseball is alive and kicking. Wed, 6 Aug 2014 00:55:09 EST Spurs hire NBA’s first ever female coach http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/50188608/Spurs-hire-NBAs-first-ever-female-coach The Associated PressAs a 5-foot-6 point guard, decorated WNBA veteran Becky Hammon has never had the experience of shattering a backboard with a dunk.She's busting through the glass ceiling instead. 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