Area Sports

BSHS Athletic Department MVP – Serenity Parsell

by Jamie Harris This past week the Berkeley Springs High School Athletic Department released the BSHS Athletic Department MVP award winner. The individual who was honored with this award is a senior athlete who has gone the extra mile for their respective team. The 2020 BSHS Athletic Department MVP award went to senior Serenity Parsell. Parsell…

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Everyday Outdoors: Fill a spring day in the WV woods

Spring is a glorious time in West Virginia. It’s an especially great time to be an outdoors person. Depending on the weather conditions, some time around the last of March, or the first of April, a lot of exciting things start to happen in nature in this area. Whatever your interests, they can add up…

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Softball Senior Spotlight

Hannah Burton by Jamie Harris Berkeley Springs High School Lady Indians softball player Hannah Burton is a left hander with a powerful swing. She helped contribute to a lot of wins over the last three years on the diamond. Burton was also versatile on the defensive side where she played first and third base along…

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Chip Shots – Brown cautiously optimistic

Brown cautiously optimistic by Jim Buzzerd It’s been nearly two months since the Coronavirus has shut down the college sports world, and every other sports world for that matter. Last week West Virginia University head football coach Neal Brown addressed the uncertainty facing college football, now less than four months from the scheduled start of…

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Baseball Senior Spotlight

Cole Morris by Jamie Harris Berkeley Springs High School baseball senior Cole Morris is an offensive threat at the plate. With a sweet swing and speed on the bases Morris helped contribute to a lot of wins for the Indians over the last three years on the diamond. Morris was just as valuable on the…

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Tennis Senior Spotlight

Natalie Hashem by Jamie Harris Berkeley Springs High School senior Natalie Hashem and her senior tennis teammates have a more unique story that they will remember for years. Imagine having to practice on courts that were in bad shape and do not meet regulations. How about not having a single home tennis match in her…

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Softball senior spotlight

Taylor Stotler   by Jamie Harris A declaration by Governor Jim Justice  on Tuesday, April 21 said that students would not be returning to the classroom this spring. Subsequentially the   declaration by the WVSSAC that there would be no 2020 sports season immediately brings to mind a quote often attributed to the great UCLA basketball…

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Chip Shots

by Jim Buzzerd   Tshiebwe returns In closing last week I mentioned that West Virginia University freshman basketball player, Oscar Tshiebwe, was testing the waters by declaring himself eligible for the NBA draft. Head coach Bob Huggins expected that announcement and it was never thought that the rising sophomore was leaving; that he was only…

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Chip Shots

by Jim Buzzerd A couple more recruits A few weeks ago I mentioned the commitment of four-star Spring Valley tackle Wyatt Milum to play football at West Virginia University. Since then the Mountaineers have received two more commitments from highly touted prospects. Ohio running back Jaylen Anderson has pledged to WVU as has Alabama quarterback…

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Four Berkeley Springs anglers named to Bassmaster All-State Fishing Team

Forty nine of the most outstanding high school anglers from across the country have been named to the 2020 Bassmaster High School All-State Fishing Team presented by Academy Sports + Outdoors. Representing Berkeley Springs High School and the only four selected from West Virginia are First Team  – Trevor Albanese and Sam Ambrose. Honorable Mention…

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