Chip Shots – Huggins hits portal gold again

Huggins hits portal gold again by Jim Buzzerd For the second time in as may weeks West Virginia University basketball coach Bob Huggins has pulled a top player out of the transfer portal. The latest example comes in the form of a commitment from center Jesse Edwards, a Syracuse transfer[Read More…]

Chip Shots – Spring football

Spring football by Jim Buzzerd The West Virginia University football team has been participating in spring drills since March 21 and will culminate with its annual Gold-Blue Spring Football Game, presented by Encova, on Saturday, April 22, at 1 p.m., at Milan Puskar Stadium. Game tickets are available in advance[Read More…]

Indians shut out Hancock 10-0

by Jamie Harris Last Monday, April 3 the Berkeley Springs Indians baseball team was back in action as they hosted the Hancock Panthers at Morgan Field. The Tribe did not waste any time with the visitors from Maryland and jumped out to a 5-0 lead after the first inning. Berkeley[Read More…]

Berkeley Springs Tennis continues to rack up wins

by Jamie Harris The Berkeley Springs High School tennis teams have been acing the competition recently with many quality wins this season. This past was no different as the Tribe continued to roll. On Monday, April 3 the Tribe traveled to Petersburg for a PVC contest. The Lady Indians rolled[Read More…]

Everyday Outdoors: Spring Gobbler youth hunt

More years ago than seems possible, I took my young cousin Kyle for West Virginia’s Spring Gobbler Youth Hunt. As we talked in the predawn darkness, I reminded him to stay very still, and make sure he positively identified a gobbler before shooting. I also told him to not shoot[Read More…]

Paw Paw track and field report

by Jamie Harris The Paw Paw High School track and field team was in action this week. The Pirates traveled to Keyser High School for the seven team meet on Tuesday, March 28. On the boys side the Pirates finished in sixth place with 27 points. Leading Paw Paw was[Read More…]

Indians pick up win over East Fairmont

by Jamie Harris The Berkeley Springs Indians baseball team was back on the diamond this week with three games including one at Morgan Field. On Tuesday, March 28 the Indians hosted the Class AAA Spring Mills Cardinals in a thrilling game that was not decided until the final inning. Berkeley[Read More…]

Everyday Outdoors: The Crooked Tree Buck

Bucks I have known: Part X This is the latest in a multi-part series of columns about memorable deer that stand out from decades of whitetail hunting. The Crooked Tree Buck 1986 was a good year for me as a young hunter. I had been at my first long-term job[Read More…]