Area Sports

2019 Morgan Messenger & Hancock News All Area Softball Team

by Jamie Harris & Bill Sterner The sports writers from The Morgan Messenger and The Hancock News partner  with the area high school head coaches and athletic directors from Berkeley Springs High School, Hancock High School and Paw Paw High School to select an All-Area Team for varsity sports programs that the schools compete in.…

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Golf tournament to benefit high school golf team

The Berkeley Springs High School second annual Cacapon Golf Classic will be held Saturday, June 29 as a shotgun start at 7:30 a.m. Registration begins at 6:30 a.m. for the four person team event and all proceeds will go towards the BSHS golf team. Registration fee includes food, beverage, goodie bag and door prize eligibility.…

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Girls basketball camp June 17-18

The Berkeley Springs High School Girls Basketball Team is hold a training camp as a  fundraiser on Monday and Tuesday, June 17 and 18 for girls grades six through 12. Registration is Monday at  8:30 a.m. in the high school gym.  Camp starts at 9 a.m.  and goes through 3 p.m. Lunch break is noon…

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Chip Shots

by Jim Buzzerd   Not ready for prime time The table was set for the West Virginia University Baseball Team in Morgantown last weekend. The Mountaineers were hosting a NCAA regional for the first time in 64 years and fans responded by selling out the event in 15 minutes according to reports. Coach Randy Mazey…

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Chip Shots

by Jim Buzzerd WVU baseball to host regional The West Virginia University Baseball Team has taken some big steps this season. Last week the Mountaineers competed in the Big 12 tournament that began on Wednesday, May 22 with a 12-8 win over Kansas and ended Sunday with a 5-2 loss to Oklahoma State in the…

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Chip Shots

by Jim Buzzerd   Koepka So, I failed to give props to Tiger Woods last month for completing his struggle to make his comeback from a string of physical and emotional issues to win The Masters at age 43 for his 15th major championship and his first major since he won the U.S. Open in…

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Avery Lackey wins WV State Track & Field Pole Vault Championship

by Jamie Harris This past weekend May 17 and 18, proved to be another successful one for the Berkeley Springs High School Indians track program. Berkeley Springs track and field athletes tend to shine on the big stage at the Class AA State Track & Field Championships as they have racked up numerous individual state…

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Chip Shots

by Jim Buzzerd Beilein I don’t typically watch a lot of NBA basketball, but this time of year the playoffs are in full swing and I’ll tune in from time to time. If I had to pick one player who piques my interest in the game it would be Golden State’s Stephen Curry. His long…

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Indians baseball picks up wins over Grafton and Philip Barbour

by Jamie Harris The Berkeley Springs High School Varsity Baseball Team had a busy week with the start of the Class AA Sectional Championships. The Tribe hosted the Grafton Bearcats at  Morgan Field on Monday, May 6. Grafton took a 1-0 lead in the top of the first inning. That score would remain 1-0 all…

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