Friday, April 09, 2021

MORGANTOWN — Wide receiver Bryce Ford-Wheaton would like nothing better than to become the No. 1 receiver in the nation this year but he’s willing to settle for being No. 0 on the West Virginia roster, the first player ever to wear the number.


FAIRMONT — Just a month after this tightly-compacted wrestling season began, it’s now officially do-or-die time on the calendar for grapplers across the state as regional tournaments get underway today, including the Class AA/A Region I Tournament at the FSHS Field House.

Thursday, April 08, 2021

MORGANTOWN — Malik Curry, the leading scorer at Old Dominion last season, is transferring to West Virginia to help ease the prospects of losing guards Miles McBride, WVU's leading scorer, Taz Sherman and Sean McNeil, all of whom entered the NBA draft.

Wednesday, April 07, 2021

FAIRMONT — For four years now, Fairmont Senior High seniors Jaelin Johnson, Bryson Flowers and Jerad Matheny have been indoctrinated in the Polar Bears’ winning ways of gritty, undeniable man-to-man defense and purified, selfless ball movement.


MORGANTOWN — Gil Brandt, the man who put the Dallas Cowboys together back when they really were the Dallas Cowboys and is considered one of the great personnel directors in NFL history, recently put together a list of the greatest defensive tackles of all-time for

Tuesday, April 06, 2021
Monday, April 05, 2021

MORGANTOWN — One of West Virginia’s biggest defensive deficiencies from this past season has been taken care of, as coach Bob Huggins landed the rim protector he needed in graduate transfer Dimon Carrigan from Florida International.

MORGANTOWN — In the end, Tykee Smith may not have left West Virginia, where he was an All-American safety last season, for Georgia solely because his position coach, Jahmile Addae, had preceded him down that path.

Sunday, April 04, 2021
Saturday, April 03, 2021

MORGANTOWN – Redshirt senior guard Kysre Gondrezick of the West Virginia University women’s basketball team has earned Honorable Mention status on this year’s Women’s Basketball Coaches Association’s (WBCA) All-America team, announced Saturday.


CHICAGO — Jake Arrieta pitched six solid innings in a triumphant return to the Cubs, Kris Bryant and Jason Heyward homered, and Chicago beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-1 on Saturday afternoon.


News of Major League Baseball’s decision to pull this summer’s All-Star Game from Georgia over its sweeping new voting law reverberated among fans Saturday, while Gov. Brian Kemp vowed to defend the measure in court, saying “free and fair elections” are worth any threats, boycotts or lawsuit…

Friday, April 02, 2021

FAIRMONT — As senior forward Rebekah Jenkins walked to center court as Fairmont Senior’s lone pending graduate during Friday’s Senior Night against visiting Liberty, the PA announcer read off Jenkins’ favorite moment from her Polar Bears career thus far as the team’s 2019 Class AA state cham…

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NEW YORK (AP) — Atlanta lost Major League Baseball’s summer All-Star Game on Friday over the league’s objections to sweeping changes to Georgia voting laws that critics — including the CEOs of Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines and Coca-Cola — have condemned as being too restrictive.


MORGANTOWN — It is almost as if they invented spring practice for WVU’s young backup quarterback Garrett Greene.


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