The Mountain State Athletic Conference soccer championships will be held Saturday at the Trace Fork Soccer Complex.The girls game between Princeton and George Washington will kick off at noon, while the boys game between Hurricane and Winfield will get underway afterward.Place-winner games will be held over the next two weeks at the higher seed's field.For complete pairings, see page 2B.
MU SPORTS: Tine Schryvers scored three goals as host Memphis pounded the Marshall women's soccer team 7-1 on Sunday. Christabel Oduro, Kaitlyn Atkins, Taylor Isenhower, and Madison Oyer each scored once for the Tigers (8-3 overall, 4-0 C-USA). Myka DeMarco scored the lone goal for the Thundering Herd (6-6, 2-2).The Marshall men's soccer team dropped its first match of the season 2-0 at Tulsa on Saturday night.
Kyle Cummings and Omar Mata each scored for the Golden Hurricane (7-3, 2-0). Marshall dropped to 7-1-1 overall and 1-1 in Conference USA with the loss.nn
WVU AWARD WINNERS: The West Virginia football coaching staff announced its award winners on Sunday for the team's 70-63 win over Baylor on Saturday.Offensive lineman Joe Madsen was named the offensive champion, Will Clarke was the defensive champion and Garrett Hope won special teams champion honors.nn
UC MEN WIN: Dan Walmsley came up with a goal in overtime to give Charleston a 1-0 win over Urbana at Schoenbaum Stadium on Sunday. Sean Teepen made a pair of saves for the Golden Eagles (6-0-2).nn
W.VA. STATE BASKETBALL: Former Marshall women's basketball player Casey Baker was named as an interim assistant women's basketball coach at West Virginia State on Sunday.