Chip Shots – Week 1

Week 1 by Jim Buzzerd Week one of the West Virginia University’s fall football camp is in the books. As usual, media access to practice sessions is limited, so the following tidbits will also be limited. This coming Thursday will be the first full scale scrimmage and it will determine where many of the players […]

Lady Indians soccer ready for 2022 campaign

by Jamie Harris The Berkeley Springs Lady Indians soccer team will be hitting the pitch this season with four returning seniors and an experienced mix of underclassmen. Right now the team has developed a good teamwork and friend- ship approach while practicing last week and during the preseason conditioning. The team has bonded and plan […]

Chip Shots – August 1

August 1 by Jim Buzzerd It’s been 50 years since August 1 had any real significance to me, but it is a date that will always remind me of the first day of football practice. Monday marked the 50-year anniversary of the first practice of my final season of organized football on August 1, 1972. […]

Chip Shots – Some Speculations

Some speculation by Jim Buzzerd About a month ago Pac 12 schools USC and UCLA, both Los Angeles schools, announced they were going to join the Big 10 conference. A year earlier Oklahoma and Texas announced they were going to the SEC. At the present time it is expected that the Big 12 will make […]

More Cacapon mountain bike trails to be built with $2.8 million federal rescue plan funds

The federal Economic Development Authority (EDA) has approved an application from the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources to receive $2.8 million to build 35 miles of new mountain bike trails at Cacapon State Park. New trails will add to the 17 miles of mountain bike trails already at Cacapon, some new and some trails […]

Chip Shots – The Basketball Tournament

The Basketball Tournament by Jim Buzzerd West Virginia University fans will likely be interested to know that The Basketball Tournament, or TBT, has begun. Games began last weekend, but WVU fans will be interested in the West Virginia Regional in Charleston that begins this coming Sunday. The top seed in the West Virginia bracket is […]

Lady Indians Soccer shows toughness at Trinity Cup

Lady Indians Soccer shows toughness at Trinity Cup Tenacious Ray & Circe Powell named to All-Tournament Team by Jamie Clark Scarlett Swink, who will be one of the Indians’ new goal keepers, runs the ball down the by Lori Younker       Members of the Berkeley Springs girls’ soccer team traveled to Hampshire […]

Registration still open for MC After 3 Summer Camp at Cacapon State Park

by Kate Evans The eighth annual MC After 3 Summer Camp is set for July 25-August 5 at Cacapon State Park Morgan County students entering sixth through twelfth grade are eligible to attend the free summer camp, which runs from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day.  Registration is still open for the free camp. […]

Chip Shots – Shifting Gears

Shifting gears by Jim Buzzerd Last week USC and UCLA announced they were leaving the PAC 12 to join the Big 10. About a year ago Oklahoma and Texas announced they were leaving the Big 12 to join the SEC. In each case these announcements came as a complete surprise to the world of college […]

Chip Shots – LIV Golf

LIV Golf by Jim Buzzerd Those of you that have interest in professional golf are likely aware of the controversial Saudi Arabia backed golf tour that debuted in England last weekend. Greg Norman is the LIV CEO. LIV stands for the Roman numeral 54 which is the number of holes played in each LIV event. […]