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Coaches name Nucilli player of year
Girls’ soccer in the 2013 season saw some tough competition.
The coaches around the state saw some of that competition coming from Marion County.
Fairmont Senior led the way with first three first-teamers, including the player of the year and the defender of the year.
Polar Bears rout Keyser, 49-28; Norman injured
It was business as usual for Fairmont Senior as it hosted Keyser at East-West Stadium Friday night. The Polar Bears were able to ride a strong first half to a 49-28 victory over the Golden Tornado in the first round of the Class AA playoffs.
Fairmont Senior set for postseason play
The Fairmont Senior football team walked out of the locker room with their heads down and headed directly for the bus.
This was back in the beginning of October. The Polar Bears boasted a perfect record and were ranked first in the state. But the Polar Bears fell in decisive fashion to Bridgeport, 37-14, prompting coach J.L. Abbott to issue a prediction.
East’s Brett Metheny named goalkeeper of the year; Roman coach of the year
East Fairmont enjoyed its best soccer season in program history, finishing just one win away from the state title.
Coaches around the area have taken notice.
The West Virginia High School Soccer Coaches Association honored East Fairmont’s Brett Metheny as the 2013 goalkeeper of the year after he recorded 12 shutouts this season.
County teams have underclassmen step up in 2013
High school football isn’t the NFL.
Coaches don’t get the luxury of having guys for 10 or 15 seasons. At best, they’ll have a great player for four years.
Final 2013 season statistical leaders
The regular season is over for West Virginia high school football and now it’s on to the playoffs.
County has four on first team all-conference
Four boys’ soccer players from Marion County were named to the Big 10 first team all-conference team, while two were named to the second team.
Ian Hayhurst and Colin Harvath led the way for East Fairmont, which made a run at the state title.
Hayhurst, a defender by trade, scored eight goals and added three assists on the season.
Nucilli tabbed Big 10 player of the year
Ivey Nucilli of Fairmont Senior was named the Big 10 girls’ soccer player of the year, while two of her teammates, Gabi Mascaro and Maddie Stevenski, were named first team all-conference.
Five others — Sarah Topardo of Fairmont Senior, Cassady Rodriguez, Madison Haught and Skylah Haught of North Marion, and Savannah Christie of East Fairmont — were named to the second team.
Stoller closes out stellar season for Polar Bears
As the Fairmont Senior Polar Bears ended their season Saturday with a trip to the regional volleyball tournament, they closed out their season as one of the best volleyball teams out of Fairmont Senior High School in the past decade.
A big part of that success was thanks to sophomore Emily Stoller.
Fairmont Senior gets best of East Fairmont, 41-13: PHOTOS & VIDEO
Bill Haddox looked his players in the eyes as they knelt together in the middle of the field at East-West Stadium and said, “I’ll put you up against anyone any night.”
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