Area Sports

Dominic Tanouye captures SSMAC Cross Country Championship

Finishes fifth at PVC Championships by Jamie Harris The Paw Paw High School Pirates Boys and Girls Cross Country Team was back in action this past week as they participated in the 59th Potomac Valley Conference championships held at Keyser High School. The Pirates did not register a team score due to not having a…

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Chip Shots – Who stole Will Grier?

by Jim Buzzerd I’m going to try and keep this rant short, as I need to be on the road soon. I’m still in a state of shock over how poorly the West Virginia University Football Team played Saturday night against Iowa State in Ames, Iowa. West Virginia lost the game 30-14 and they were…

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Lady Indians soccer take wins over Keyser and Petersburg

by Jamie Harris The Berkeley Springs High School Lady Indians Varsity Soccer Team had a busy week on the pitch with two home games and a long trip to Grant County. Despite three games in five days the Lady Indians were able to break into the win column for the first time this season and…

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Chip Shots

by Jim Buzzerd Not passing the eye test If you picked up a paper Monday morning and went to the sports page you would have noticed that the West Virginia University football team is 5-0 and ranked sixth nationally in both polls. If you’ve been watching the Mountaineers actually play the games you might not…

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Belle Harvey captures Wet and Wild Invitational Championship

Both girls and boys teams finish third by Jamie Harris This past weekend The Berkeley Springs High School Cross Country Team ventured to Cameron last weekend to participate in the Wet and Wild Invitational hosted by Cameron High School. The event which featured 12 teams was held on Saturday, September 29. The Berkeley Springs Lady…

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Chip Shots

by Jim Buzzerd Things I think In its first three wins of the 2018 season the West Virginia University Football Team was prone to slow starts. At Texas Tech Saturday the opposite was true as the Mountaineers scored four first quarter touchdowns and raced to a 35-10 halftime lead. They looked like the offense many…

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Freshman Sara Veara finishes 16th at WV Girls State Tournament

by Jamie Harri The first ever West Virginia High School Girls Invitational Golf Championships were held last Tuesday, September 18 at the Mingo Bottom Golf Course in Elizabeth. With 52 girls participating and representing all three levels of Class A, AA, and AAA the event was  historic. Berkeley Springs High School had freshman Sara Veara…

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Chip Shots

Jim Buzzerd Shootout likely The West Virginia University Football Team had a fairly easy time with Kansas State in the Big 12 opener for both schools last Saturday in Morgantown. The final score was 35-6, but the WVU offense was not running like a well-oiled machine. Quarterback Will Grier threw an interception on the Mountaineers’…

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Local cowboy shooting group hosts 27th State Championship

by KATE SHUNNEY Cowboy Action Shooting Sports and the Single Action Shooting Society held the 27th annual Appalachian Showdown in Largent last weekend. The event, which is the West Virginia State Championship for chapters in the state, ran from Friday, September 21 through Sunday, September 23 at the Singing Hills Ranch between Great Cacapon and…

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