Area Sports

Inaugural Cacapon State Park golf tournament September 15

Cacapon Resort State Park will host a golf tournament Saturday, September 15 in what is expected to become an annual event to support the  local high school golf program. The park is working with sponsors and golfers to raise funds for the Berkeley Springs High School golf team, as well as the Cacapon Foundation and…

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Karen Clark runs her way into the BSHS Athletic Hall of Fame

by Jamie Harris Before current Berkeley Springs High School Athletic Hall of Famer’s Rachel Buser and Valerie Peer were dominating the cross country courses and tracks for the Lady Indians running programs, there was another female athlete who was a dominant runner back in the early 1990s. Karen Clark burst onto the running scene for…

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Chip Shots

by Jim Buzzerd Camp begins Football practice began on the campus of West Virginia University last Friday, August 3 and there are some items of interest to mention here. Of course head coach Dana Holgorsen’s policy that extremely limits media access to practices is still in place, so what access the media has is basically…

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Chip Shots

Scheduling There is a disparity in the number of conference games played among the Power Five football conferences and the conversation among those in the media is intensifying with many pushing for all five leagues to play nine conference games. Currently the Big 12, Big 10 and Pac 12 play nine conference games. The SEC…

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Chip Shots – Big 12 Notes

Big 12 notes by Jim Buzzerd Last week the Big 12 Conference held its annual football media days in Frisco, Texas near Dallas. The media days is a two day affair where the head coach of each conference school and four or five players meet with media types. West Virginia University head coach Dana Holgorsen…

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Md. black bear lottery now open

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is now accepting applications for this year’s black bear hunting lottery. Successful applicants will receive a permit valid for the five-day hunting season, taking place Oct. 22-26 in Allegany, Frederick, Garrett and Washington counties. The department will issue 800 hunting permits that can be used anywhere in those four…

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Chip Shots

grier7heisman.com by Jim Buzzerd West Virginia University football fans hope number seven is their lucky number. That’s because returning quarterback Will Grier wears number seven on his jersey, and as one of the top retuning signal callers in the nation, the WVU Sports Information Department has launched a ‘Grier for Heisman’ campaign for the rapidly…

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Donna Miller slugs her way into the Athletic Hall of Fame

by Jamie Harris Donna Miller, a standout softball and basketball player for Berkeley Springs High School from 1972-1976 will be entering the BSHS Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2018. Miller started her softball career in the youth leagues as a member of the Morgan County Parkettes. During that time Miller helped lead her team…

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