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Statistical leaders add on during playoffs
The Big 10 is down to two.
The West Virginia high school football playoffs enter the semifinal round and both Bridgeport and Robert C. Byrd remain alive in the Class AA bracket.
Campbell makes splash for Polar Bears
For any sport, it’s important to start the season in the right way.
North sweeps South in all-star soccer match
A select group of Marion County soccer players took to the field one last time Sunday as the North-South soccer game officially ended the 2013 season at Washington High School.
Bonamico, Bridgeport end Polar Bears’ season: PHOTOS
The Fairmont Senior football team slowly trickled out of the visitors’ locker room at Wayne Jamison Field, like a tear down the side of a cheek, until just one player lingered behind.
Senior linebacker Ryder Skarzinski carefully put away each of his pads before finally taking a deep breath and grabbing his helmet by the facemask.
Fairmont Senior boys take first at Elkins Autumn Invitational
While the weather dropped to a chill outside, the Fairmont Senior Polar Bears took their first plunge of the swimming season at the Elkins Autumn Invitational.
The FSHS boys’ team took home first place honors during the meet. Fairmont Senior’s girls’ team also had a good showing, coming in sixth out of 10 teams at the meet.
Aerial-Port Gymnastics intra-squad meet today
Aerial-Port Gymnastics will host its first intra-squad meet today, with one session starting at 1 p.m. and another at 4 p.m.
Friends, family and the Marion County community are invited to watch them show off their skills, owner Gary Rafaloski said.
FSHS looks for revenge against Indians
One game stuck out from the rest when Fairmont Senior looked at its schedule back in August: week five against Bridgeport.
Unfortunately for the Polar Bears, the result wasn’t what they dreamed up back in training camp.
Swimmers ready to hit the water
Despite a rough preseason for Marion County swim teams, swimmers and coaches across the county are ready to get their season under way today.
North Marion and Fairmont Senior will travel to Elkins for the Autumn Invitational, while East Fairmont will wait until Dec. 17 to kick off its season.
Talley tells students, ‘You are important’: PHOTOS
Basketball great Archie Talley told the students of East Fairmont High School that they are important and valuable Thursday morning in a special assembly in the school’s gym.
“I want to remind them of their value,” Talley, whose motivational speaking skills came long before it turned into a career, said.
County has seven selected to all-state team
Sissonville ran away with the 2013 state championship and, with it, ran away with four first-team all-state selections from the West Virginia Sports Writers Association.
Fairmont Senior came in just behind with three first-teamers, proving just how successful the season was after losing to the eventual state champions.
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